1963

1963 results

1962/3 NFL Division II

Meath 2-10 Mayo 1-6 (Kells, 3/3/1963).  MAYO: J Foye; M Cosgrave, V Nally, C Hanley; E Walsh, J Jennings, P Gibbons; J Morley, J Langan (0-1); L O’Dea (0-1), P Gibbons (0-1), J Farragher (0-1); S Rowe (1-0), E Maguire, M Fitzpatrick (0-1).

Mayo 7-8 Leitrim 0-2 (Claremorris, 24/3/1963). MAYO: J Foye; J Jennings, V Nally, C Hanley; E Walsh, J Morley, P Gibbons (0-1); L O’Dea (2-0), J Langan (0-1)P Griffin (1-2), F Gibbons, E Melvin (1-1); S Rowe (2-1), J Farragher (1-2), M Fitzpatrick.

PLAY-OFF: Cavan 3-11 Mayo 1-7 (Croke Park, 31/3/1963).  MAYO: J Foye; J Jennings, V Nally, C Hanley; E Walsh, J Morley, P Gibbons; J Langan (0-1, free), L O’Dea;  P Griffin, F Gibbons (0-1), E Melvin (0-1); S Rowe (1-1, 0-1 a free), J Farragher (0-3, frees), M Fitzpatrick.  Subs: J Healy for Nally, T O’Boyle for Fitzpatrick, PJ Loftus for O’Dea.

Connacht Championship

SEMI-FINAL: Mayo 1-6 Galway 2-8 (McHale Park, 16/6/1963).  MAYO:  A Kilbane; W Casey, V Nally, P Gibbons; E Walsh, J Farragher, P Griffin; J Morley, J Langan (0-1); J Corcoran (0-4, two frees), M Ruane, E Melvin; PJ Loftus (1-0), L O’Dea, D Doris (0-1).

1963/4 NFL Division II

Sligo 0-8 Mayo 1-9 (Markievicz Park, 20/10/1963).   MAYO: J Foye; W Casey, V Nally, B Reape; E Walsh, J Morley, T Treacy; PJ Loftus, J Langan; P Griffin, M Ruane (1-0), D Doris (0-1); S Rowe (0-2), D O’Neill (0-5, three frees); T O’Boyle (0-1).  Subs: K Connolly for Griffin, L Malone for Morley.

Mayo 1-10 Westmeath 0-2 (Ballinrobe, 3/11/1963).  MAYO: J Foye; W Casey, V Nally, B Reape; C Hanley; E Walsh, E Melvin; PJ Loftus, J Langan; J Farragher (0-2), M Ruane (0-3), D Doris (0-1); S Rowe, D O’Neill (1-2), T O’Boyle (0-2).  Sub: K Connolly for Rowe.

Longford 2-7 Mayo 1-5 (Longford, 17/11/1963).  MAYO: J Foye; W Casey, V Nally, B Reape; E Walsh, J Morley, E Melvin; PJ Loftus, J Langan; J Farragher, D Doris, T O’Boyle; P Dolan (0-1), D O’Neill (0-2, penalty and free), M Ruane (1-2). Subs: M Fitzpatrick for Dolan, C Hanley for Loftus, J Healy for Casey.

Note: The match v Leitrim scheduled for 23/11/1963 was postponed as a mark of respect, following the assassination of US President John F Kennedy.  This match was played instead on 2/2/1964 – see that year’s results.