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Irish Banshees

March 11, 2017
Banshee Corrigan Duryea’s Dees journey

It has been a whirlwind few months for Ireland’s only AFL women’s (AFLW) competition player, Laura Corrigan Duryea.  After six games with Melbourne including today’s victory over Adelaide in Darwin they sit joint second on the ladder and are in contention for a Grand Final spot with one round remaining. From being a late edition to the…

March 11, 2017
Banshees announce IC17 players

The management and coaching staff of the Banshees are delighted to announce the updated list of Irish and U.K. based players who have earned their seats on the plane to Melbourne for IC17. CONGRATULATIONS to the following:- – Carolann Cassidy (Ulster Kookaburras) – Linda Connolly (Wandsworth Demons)… – Molly Cullen (Dublin Angels) – Laura Flannery…

November 7, 2016
Banshee selected by Melbourne

Our Irish Banshee Laura Corrigan (on right in photo) has been chosen by Melbourne FC as one of its three free agents for its 2017 women’s squad to play in the first national women’s AFL competition.  She becomes the first Irish women to be selected at this level of competition in what will be a semi-professional…

October 17, 2016
Ladies light up Lisbon

The Irish Banshees national women’s team took the silverware from the 2016 AFL Europe Euro Cup 9-aside tournament last weekend with a close fought victory over the English Vixens in sunny Lisbon, Portugal.  This year saw The Banshees joined by England, Scotland, Denmark, France, Sweden and Croatia as the women’s game grows in popularity every year…

August 14, 2016
Ireland ready for Euros

Starting on Sunday, Irish Warriors commence their challenge of retaining the 18 a-side European Championships in Motspur Park Oval, Wimbledon, London.  The women’s team, the Irish Banshees are also there and commence their competition on Thursday with both Grand Finals on Saturday 21st August. This year there are four men’s teams and three women’s teams…

October 16, 2014
Irish Banshees miss out in Oz

Avolon Irish Banshees relinquish their International Cup Crown   report from World Footy News Women’s Grand Final, Punt Road Oval, 23rd August 2014 On the day on which footy’s traditional rivals, Geelong and Hawthorn clashed just across the Yarra Parklands, where footy began, the Canadian Northern Lights comprehensively defeated the 2011 champions, Ireland. It might…

August 8, 2014
Watch IC14 Livestream Here

The opening round of the 2014 AFL International Cup can be watched live at the link below. Ireland’s teams are the first into action with a very early start for the Avolon Irish Banshees whose opening game against debutants Fiji commences at 12.30AM Irish time on Sunday 10th, the Blu Marine Irish Warriors then take…

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