1968

1968 results

1967/8 NFL

DIVISION III SEMI-FINAL: Mayo 2-11 Kerry 0-10 (Thurles, 24/3/1968).   MAYO: E Rooney; J Carey,  J Fleming, S O’Connor; J Earley, J Morley, J Ryan; PJ Loftus, W Loftus; J Gibbons (1-0), J Corcoran (0-4, three frees), J Langan; J Nealon (0-2), J Farragher (1-2), MJ Ruddy.  Sub: S O’Dowd (0-3) for W Loftus.

DIVISION III FINAL: Galway 2-11 Mayo 2-5 (Tuam, 7/4/1968).  MAYO: E Rooney; J Carey,  J Fleming, S O’Connor; J Earley, J Morley, J Ryan; PJ Loftus, W Loftus; J Gibbons, J Langan, J Corcoran (2-3, 1-3 from frees); W McGee (0-1), J Farragher, J Nealon. Subs: R Prendergast for Carey, S O’Dowd (0-1) for Ryan.

Connacht Championship

SEMI-FINAL:  Mayo 1-9 Sligo 0-7 (McHale Park, 23/6/1968).  MAYO: E Rooney; J Carey,  R Prendergast, S O’Connor; J Earley, J Morley, M Flatley; PJ Loftus, J Langan; S O’Dowd (0-2), J Corcoran (0-4), P Fitzgerald; W McGee (0-2), M Ruane (1-0), J Nealon (0-1).

FINAL: Mayo 2-9 Galway 2-10 (McHale Park, 21/7/1968). MAYO: E Rooney; J Carey,  R Prendergast, S O’Connor; J Earley, J Morley, M Flatley; PJ Loftus, J Langan (1-0, a free); S O’Dowd (0-2, one free), J Farragher (0-1), J Corcoran (0-3, two frees); W McGee (0-1), M Ruane (1-1), J Nealon (0-1).  Subs: W Loftus for Earley, T Fitzgerald for Nealon, J Fleming for O’Connor.

1968/9 NFL Division III A

Mayo 5-7 Clare 0-7 (Crossmolina, 20/10/1968). MAYO: M Gallagher; R Prendergast, C Loftus, K Mahon; G Nevin, J Carey, W Loftus; PJ Loftus, J Morley (1-1); S O’Dowd, J Gibbons (1-0), R Niland (0-1); W McGee (0-1), P Hughes (1-2), J Corcoran (2-2).

Galway 0-7 Mayo 1-8 (Tuam, 3/11/1968).  MAYO: M Gallagher; R Prendergast, C Loftus, K Jordan; G Nevin, J Carey, W Loftus; PJ Loftus, J Morley; T Fitzgerald (0-1), J Gibbons, R Niland (0-1); S O’Dowd, W McGee (1-0), J Corcoran (0-6, five frees).  Subs: J Nealon for O’Dowd, S Hughes for Nevin.

Roscommon 1-7 Mayo 2-7 (Strokestown, 10/11/1968).   MAYO: M Gallagher; R Prendergast, C Loftus, S Hughes; W loftus, J Carey, K Jordan; PJ Loftus, J Morley; T Fitzgerald, J Gibbons, R Niland (0-2); S O’Dowd (0-1), W McGee (1-0), J Corcoran (1-4). Sub: J Nealon (0-1).