Wednesday, September 20, 2017

"Gaelic Games and the Irish-American Experience in San Francisco," Sunday September 24th @ 5pm, at the United Irish Cultural Center,





The Irish Literary and Historical Society are hosting, "Gaelic Games and the Irish-American Experience in San Francisco" this Sunday September 24th @ 5pm, at the United Irish Cultural Center.

This is a lecture and panel discussion on the storied history and thriving Irish sport leagues of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA), featuring San Francisco GAA Chairman Bertie Penny and scholar and league official Liam Reidy, with comments by the incoming Irish Consul General Robert O’Driscoll. 


There will also be a GAA Exhibition - of both new and old memorabilia, showcasing the large photographic collection in the local GAA archives will also take place on the night. In addition, medals and cups from various eras will also be on display, donated by many local Gaels. Presented by Irish Literary & Historical Society Free for members and those who join at the event, $5 visitors. 





Sunday, September 10, 2017

Locations in the Bay Area that show the GAA Games from home!





Here are the locations in the Bay Area that show the GAA Games from home;



The United Irish Cultural Center on 2700 45th Ave, San Francisco.


The Kezar Pub, 770 Stanyan St, San Francisco.


Napper Tandys, 3200 24th Street, San Francisco,


Abbey Tavern 4100 Geary Blvd, San Francisco,


Chieftain Irish Pub & Rest. 198 5th Street, San Francisco.


Fiddlers Green 333 El Camino Real, Millbrae.




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2017 USGAA Finals a great success!





San Francisco GAA and the 2017 USGAA Finals Host Committee would like to congratulate all the SFGAA clubs who competed in the Finals over the Labor Day Weekend!. We would also like to thank all our volunteers for giving up their personal time and helping us make the 2017 USGAA Finals a great success.




Congratulations to our SFGAA National Champions!


Junior "C" Football Champions Pearse Og.


Junior"B" Ladies Football Champions Clan Na nGael.


Junior & Intermediate Camogie Champions Cu Chulainns.


Senior Hurling Naomh Padraig.




Hard luck to the following SFGAA Teams who competed at the 2017 USGAA Finals; Na Fianna who were defeated by Austin in the Junior A Hurling Semi Final. Eire Og who lost to Philadelphia in the Junior "B" Football Semi Final. St. Joseph's who lost to Madison in the Junior "B" Hurling Quarter Final, Fog City Harps who lost to Erin Rovers in the Junior A Ladies Football Final and to Charlotte in the Senior Ladies Football Final. Sean Treacys who lost the Senior Football Final to Shannon Blues.





Monday, August 14, 2017

2017 SFGAA Championship Semi Final Results from Treasure Island on Sunday the 13th of August:





2017 SFGAA Championship Semi Final Results from Treasure Island on Sunday the 13th of August:


10:00am, Junior Football Semi Final: Sons of Boru/Celts were unable to field a team against Pearse Og.

11:20am, Junior Hurling Semi Final: St. Josephs 3.16 defeated Naomh Padraig 2.06.

12:40pm, Senior Hurling Semi Final: Naomh Padraig 4.16 defeated Na Fianna 2.18, in a very entertaining and hard fought game.

2:00pm, Junior Hurling Semi Final: Tipperary defeated Na Fianna.

3:20pm, Senior Football Semi Final: Young Irelanders/St. Brendans 1.10 defeated Ulster 0.05. A game where YISB set out to control possession and limit Ulster's attack. They must have been happy with a Half Time score of; 1.04 to 0.03, a lead they did not look like giving up.

4:40pm, Junior Football Semi Final: Sean Treacys defeated Ulster.


SFGAA CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS WILL BE HOSTED ON TREASURE ISLAND NEXT SUNDAY AUGUST 20TH.


COME OUT AND SUPPORT YOUR TEAM!

#SFGAA #SFYGAA #USGAA

Thursday, August 10, 2017

2017 SFGAA Championship Semi Final Weekend Schedule & Officials on Treasure Island this Sunday the 13th of August:





2017 SFGAA Championship Semi Final Weekend Schedule & Officials on Treasure Island this Sunday the 13th of August - Note that all games will include Extra-Time if necessary:




10:00am, Junior Football Semi Final: Sons of Boru/Celts v Pearse Og.
Referee: Terry Tracey. Officials: 6 (Six) Naomh Padraig.


11:20am, Junior Hurling Semi Final: St. Josephs v Naomh Padraig.
Referee: Ian O’Donnell. Officials: Boru/Celts & Pearse Og.


12:40pm, Senior Hurling Semi Final: Na Fianna v Naomh Padraig.
Referee: Maurice Condon. Officials: 6 (Six) St. Josephs.


2:00pm, Junior Hurling Semi Final: Tipperary v Na Fianna.
Officials: 6 (Six) Naomh Padraig.


3:20pm, Senior Fotball Semi Final: Ulster v Young Irelanders/St. Brendans.
Referee: Maurice Condon. Officials: Tipperary\Na Fianna.


4:40pm, Junior Football Semi Final: Ulster v Treacys.
Referee: Decky O”Donnell. Officials: 6 (Six) YISB




$7.00 Entry Fee, Food available and Club Bar will be open!


Come out and support your Teams.


#SFGAA #SFYGAA #USGAA


http://www.sanfrancisco2017.com/









Monday, August 7, 2017

2017 SFGAA Championship Results from Games on Treasure Island Sunday the 6th of August:




2017 SFGAA Championship Results from Games on Treasure Island Sunday the 6th of August:

10:00am, Junior Ladies Football: Fog City 3.09 v Clan na Gael 1.04. Fog City Harps are the SFGAA Junior Ladies Champions for 2017.
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11:20am, Junior B Mens Football: Eire Og v Sons of Boru/Celts. Game cancelled - Boru/Celts gave a walkover to Eire Og.

12:40pm, Junior Hurling: Na Fianna 3.09 v St. Josephs 4.19.


2:00pm, Senior Mens Football: YISB 3.12 v Sean Treacys 2.15.


3:20pm, Senior Mens Football: Sons of Boru/Celts were defeated by Ulster.


4:40pm, Senior Hurling: Na Fianna 4.14 v Naomh Padraig Naomh Padraig.


#SFGAA #SFYGAA #USGAA

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

2017 SFGAA Championship upcoming Weekend Schedule & Officials on Treasure Island this Sunday the 6th of August:





2017 SFGAA Championship upcoming Weekend Schedule & Officials on Treasure Island this Sunday the 6th of August:

10:00am, Junior Ladies Football: Fog City v Clan Na nGael.
Referee: Hugh Duggan. Officials: Na Fianna & St. Josephs.

11:20am, Junior B Mens Football: Eire Og v Sons of Boru/Celts.
Referee: Sean Treacys. Officials: Fog City & Clan na Gael.

12:40pm, Junior Hurling: Na Fianna v St. Josephs.
Referee: Naomh Padraig. Officials: Eire Og & Boru/Celts.

2:00pm, Senior Mens Football: YISB v Sean Treacys.
Referee: Bertie Penny. Officials: St. Joseph's & Na Fianna.

3:20pm, Senior Mens Football: Sons of Boru/Celts v Ulster.
Referee: Declan O’Donnell. Officials: YISB & Treacys.

4:40pm, Senior Hurling: Na Fianna v Naomh Padraig.
Referee: St. Joseph's. Officials: Boru/Celts & Ulster.


$7.00 Entry Fee, Food available and Club Bar will be open!

Come out and support your Teams.

#SFGAA #SFYGAA #USGAA