1972

1972 results

1971/2 NFL Division 1B

Mayo 4-5 Laois 2-4 (Charlestown, 27/2/1972).  MAYO: JJ Costello; M Begley, R Prendergast, T Keane; J Carey, J Morley, B O’Reilly; S Kilbride, S O’Grady (1-0); T O’Malley (1-1), J Gibbons, J Corcoran (0-2, frees); W McGee (0-1), F Burns, JJ Cribben (2-1).  Subs: M Sheridan for Kilbride, M Higgins for Carey.

Down 2-10 Mayo 0-7 (Newcastle, 12/3/1972). MAYO: JJ Costello; K Lavelle, R Prendergast, T Kennedy; M Begley, J Morley, B O’Reilly; S Kilbride, S O’Grady (0-2); M Sheridan, J Gibbons, J Corcoran (0-5); P O’Dea, W McGee, R Folliard.  Subs: M Higgins for O’Grady, O’Grady for Lavelle, W Loftus for McGee.

NFL SEMI-FINAL: Mayo 2-10 Offaly 0-16 (Croke Park, 16/4/1972).  MAYO: : JJ Costello; M Begley, R Prendergast, T Keane; J Carey, J Morley, B O’Reilly; S O’Grady, S Kilbride; T Fitzgerald (0-1), J Gibbons (0-1), J Corcoran (0-6, five frees); T O’Malley (0-1), W McGee (2-1), JJ Cribben. Subs: F Burns for Cribben, D Griffith for Fitzgerald, M Higgins for Carey.

NFL SEMI FINAL (REPLAY): Mayo 1-11 Offaly 0-8 (Croke Park, 30/4/1972). MAYO: JJ Costello; M Begley, R Prendergast, T Keane; J Carey, J Morley, B O’Reilly; S O’Grady, S Kilbride; T Fitzgerald (0-1), J Gibbons, J Corcoran (0-8, frees); T O’Malley (0-1), W McGee (1-0), JJ Cribben.  Subs: D Griffith (0-1) for Cribben, M Higgins for Carey.

NFL FINAL: Kerry 2-11 Mayo 1-9 (Croke Park, 14/5/1972). MAYO: JJ Costello; M Begley, R Prendergast, T Keane; J Carey, J Morley, B O’Reilly; S O’Grady, S Kilbride (0-1); T Fitzgerald, J Gibbons (0-1), J Corcoran (0-3, frees); T O’Malley (0-3), W McGee (1-1), JJ Cribben. Subs: F Burns for O’Reilly, D Griffith for Cribben.

Connacht Championship

SEMI-FINAL: Sligo 2-7 Mayo 1-10 (Markievicz Park, 18/6/1972). MAYO: JJ Costello; M Begley, R Prendergast, T Keane; M Higgins, J Morley, B O’Reilly; S O’Grady (0-1, free), S Kilbride; T Fitzgerald, F Burns (0-1), M Sheridan; T O’Malley (0-4, two from frees), W McGee (1-1), D Griffith (0-1).  Sub: J Corcoran (0-2) for Griffith.

SEMI-FINAL (REPLAY): Mayo 1-18 Sligo 0-17, after extra-time. (McHale Park, 2/7/1972). MAYO: JJ Costello; M Begley, R Prendergast, T Keane; M Higgins, J Morley, B O’Reilly; S O’Grady (0-2, one a ‘50’), F Burns; T Fitzgerald (0-2), S Kilbride (0-3), D Griffith (0-1, free); T O’Malley (1-3, two points from frees), W McGee, JJ Cribben (0-1).  Subs: J Carey for Morley, J Corcoran (0-5, frees) for Morley, J Morley for McGee (ET), G Feeney (0-1) for Griffith.

FINAL: Mayo 3-10 Roscommon 5-8 (McHale Park, 16/7/1972).  MAYO: JJ Costello; M Begley, R Prendergast, T Keane; M Higgins, J Carey, B O’Reilly (0-1); S O’Grady (0-2, one free), J Morley; T Fitzgerald, S Kilbride, D Griffith (0-2); T O’Malley (0-2), W McGee (1-0), JJ Cribben (2-0).  Subs: J Corcoran (0-3, one free), J Gibbons for Burns.

1972/3 NFL Division 1B

Westmeath 1-9 Mayo 0-12 (Cusack Park, Mullingar, 22/10/1972).  MAYO: JJ Costello; D O’Mahony, J Morley, J O’Mahony; J Carey, F Burns, M Higgins; M Sheridan, S O’Grady; G Feeney, S Kilbride (0-6), M O’Hora; T O’Malley (0-4), W McGee (0-1), T Fitzgerald (0-1).

Mayo 0-7 Fermanagh 2-7 (Charlestown, 27/10/1972).  MAYO: JJ Costello; D O’Mahony, J Morley, J O’Mahony; M Higgins, F Burns, C Moynihan; S Kilbride (0-1), S O’Grady; T Fitzgerald, J Carey (0-1), M O’Hora; T O’Malley (0-4), M Sheridan (0-1), PJ King. Sub: J McKenzie for Carey.

Meath 3-2 Mayo 2-10 (Navan, 12/11/1972). MAYO: JJ Costello; C McCann, J Morley, J O’Mahony; M Higgins, F Burns, G Feeney; M Sheridan, S O’Grady; T O’Malley (0-6), S Kilbride (0-1), JP Kean; PJ King, W McGee, J Gibbons (1-3).  Subs: C Moynihan for Feeney, J Corcoran (1-0) for McGee.

Mayo 0-8 Derry 1-10 (Ballina, 26/11/1972).  MAYO: JJ Costello; C McCann, J Morley, P Cunningham; M Higgins, F Burns, G Feeney; M Sheridan, S O’Grady; T O’Malley, JP Kean, S Kilbride; PJ King, J Gibbons, J Corcoran (0-8).

Sligo 3-8 Mayo 3-3 (Tubbercurry, 10/12/1972).  MAYO: JJ Costello; C McCann, J Mellett, P Cunningham; M Higgins, C Moynihan, W Loftus; P Corrigan (1-0), S Kilbride (0-1); M Sheridan, J Gibbons, JP Kean; E Webb (2-0), J Morley, J Corcoran (0-2). Sub: K Melia for E Webb.