Monday, June 29, 2015

2015 San Francisco GAA Championship 2nd Round Schedule:

2015 San Francisco GAA Championship 2nd Round Schedule:

7/12 SUN 10:00 Int Football Boru/Celts vs YISB

7/12 SUN 11:20 Jnr Hurling Na Fianna vs Naomh Padraig

7/12 SUN 12:40 Snr Football YISB vs Cusacks

7/12 SUN 2:00 Snr Hurling Naomh Padraig vs Na Fianna

7/12 SUN 3:20 Snr Football Sean Tracys vs Ulster

7/12 SUN 4:40 Int Football Treacys vs Ulster

Please come out and support your team, $7 entry fee.

2015 San Francisco GAA Championship First Round Results:

2015 San Francisco GAA Championship First Round Results:

Saturday, June 27th:

Int Football: Sons of Boru/Celts 1.14 v Ulster 'B' 0.15.

Jnr Football: Eire Og 3.07 vs Sons of Boru/Celts 'B' 0.09.

Jnr Football: Ulster 'C' v Michael Cusacks 'B' postponed.

Sunday, June 28th:

Snr Ladies: Fog City Harps defeated Clan na Gael

Snr Football: Ulster 3.09 v YISB 3.09

Snr Football: Sean Treacys 2.15 v Michael Cusacks 1.08

Jnr Hurling: Naomh Padraig 'B' 4.19 V St. Josephs 2.13.

Int Football: YISB 'B' 2.13 v Sean Treacys 'B' 1.11

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Irish J1 Berkeley Tragedy Fund

A fund has been set up to contribute to the students and families affected by the ‪#‎Berkeley‬ Tragedy. Please support the Irish J1 Berkeley Tragedy Fund.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Berkeley Tragedy - Further Update

The Western Division Board of the GAA extends its deepest sympathy to the families and loved ones of those who lost their lives in last nights tragedy in Berkeley, and our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved in and affected by it.

As a mark of respect, all games scheduled for this coming weekend have been postponed until further notice. 

Who to contact:
​Dean of Students at UC Berkeley, Joseph Greenwell has offered the assistance of Berkeley counseling services. He can be contacted at: or +1-510-642-6770.

UCD Chaplain John McInerney is in the Bay Area, and can be reached through:

For those seeking further information, the Emergency Consular Response Team can be contacted on +353 1 418 0200

Offers of assistance are being coordinated by the IIPC at
or +1-415-752-6006

Please contact +1-415-244-5531 should you have any questions, or require assistance in any way.


Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Tragedy in Berkeley

The San Francisco G.A.A. community along with wider Irish Community in the San Francisco region are in shock today as news emerges of the death of 6 visiting Irish students and the serious injury to 7 more, in a horrific accident overnight in Berkeley. We offer our prayers and sympathy to their families and friends at this time. 

The Irish Consul, Philip Grant and Vice Consul Kevin Byrne are working to help with the situation. The number for people in Ireland to call is+353-1-418-0200 and the San Francisco number is (415) 392-4214. The staff of the Irish Immigration Pastoral Center are also fully engaged in helping and are asking that all J1 students who recently arrived in the area contact home to as soon as possible. A contact number for the Pastoral Center is (415) 752-600 or email