In late June, the youth football club will head to Ireland to test their mettle against the locals in a national tourney.
In Philly for an Irish Society banquet, the Northern Ireland MP spent some time with the ladies’ junior football team named for a heroine of the Irish “troubles.”
The Mairead Farrells ladies’ junior footballers won the divisional championship on Cardinal Dougherty field last Sunday. They’re heading for the nationals in Boston over Labor Day weekend. See our “highlights” of the game.
West Chester played gracious host to a parade celebrating the 2008 Continental Youth Championships, on tap for this weekend.