1956

SENIOR FOOTBALL RESULTS

1955/6 NFL Division II

Sligo 2-6 Mayo 1-4 (Markievicz Park, 5/2/1956). MAYO: OR O’Neill; W Shannon, W Casey, S Flanagan; J Fleming, E Moriarty, J O’Keeffe; J Nallen, B McLoughlin; M Stewart (0-1), D O’Neill, S Mulderrig (0-1); S O’Donnell, P Gavin (1-0), E Rowley (0-2).

Mayo 3-13 Longford 1-3 (James Stephens Park, Ballina, 26/2/1956). MAYO: OR O’Neill; W Shannon, W Casey, S Flanagan; J O’Keeffe, P Gavin, B Keane; J Nallen (0-4), B McLoughlin; E Rowley (2-3), M Stewart (0-2), T Treacy; E Moriarty (0-4), E Walsh (1-0), S Mulderrig.

Connacht Championship

FIRST ROUND: Mayo 2-5 Galway 5-13 (MacHale Park, 17/6/1956).  MAYO: OR O’Neill; W Casey, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; F Fleming, P Gavin, E Moriarty; R Davy, J McDonagh;  M Stewart (1-2), M Freyne, B McLoughlin; E Rowley, T Langan, J Curran (1-3, 0-2 frees). Sub: W Shannon for McDonagh.

1956/7 NFL Division II

Mayo 0-6 Leitrim 1-6 (Fr O’Hara Park, Charlestown, 4/11/1956).  MAYO: M Corkery; W Casey, P Prendergast, P Gavin; J Donoghue, B Keane, PJ Gilmartin; B McLoughlin, T Quigley; M Stewart, T Treacy, S Gallagher; P Gannon, E Moriarty (0-2), P Curran (0-4).  Subs: W Shannon for Gallagher, T O’Boyle for Gannon.

Mayo 1-8 Westmeath 1-4 (MacHale Park, 25/11/1956).  MAYO: M Corkery; W Casey, P O’Reilly, P Gavin; J Donoghue, B Keane, E Moriarty; PJ Gilmartin, W Shannon; M Stewart (0-1), T Quigley (0-1), B McLoughlin; T Treacy (1-2), P McGrath (0-1), J Curran (0-3). Sub: G Kelly for Gilmartin.

Cavan 0-11 Mayo 1-8 (Breffni Park, 9/12/1956).  MAYO: M Corkery; J Donoghue, C O’Toole, B Keane; F Fleming, W Casey, E Moriarty; J Nallen, W Shannon; M Stewart (0-2), T Quigley (0-1), B McLoughlin (0-1); T Treacy, E Rowley (1-0), J Curran (0-4).  Sub: G Kelly for Fleming.

MINOR FOOTBALL RESULTS

Connacht Championship

FIRST ROUND: Mayo 2-10 Galway 2-6 (MacHale Park, 17/6/1956).  MAYO: F Maughan; D Cafferkey, P Moran, P Heaney; R Ryan, P Maguire, P Henry; P McManamon (0-1), S Flanagan; D McManus, M Ruane, D Mooney (0-1); J Mullen (2-4), G Horan, P Waldron (0-2). Subs: M Hanrahan for McManus, F Tierney for Maguire, P Farragher (0-1) for Henry.

SEMI-FINAL: Roscommon 1-9 Mayo 1-5 (Tuam Stadium, 1/7/1956). MAYO: F Maughan; D Cafferkey, P Moran, P Heaney; P Maguire, P McManamon, R Ryan; G Horan, S Flanagan; D McManamus (0-1), D Kelliher (1-1), D Mooney (0-1); P Farragher (0-1), J Mullen, P Waldron (0-1).

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