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Irish American Football League Preseason 2011

Irish American Football Association Logo 2010-2018 [Ref: 1]

Preseason Standings

PWLTPFPAPct
IAFL Preseason North
Belfast Trojans
Carrickfergus Knights
Craigavon Cowboys
IAFL Preseason Central
Dublin Rebels
Trinity College Dublin
West Dublin Rhinos
IAFL Preseason South
University of Limerick Vikings110044182
Cork Admirals101018440
Dublin Dragons
University College Dublin
IAFL Preseason Leinster
Tullamore Phoenix
Drogheda Lightning
Trim Bulldogs
Irish American Football League Preseason 2011 [Ref: compiled from results in 1]

Results

DateHome TeamAway Team
PS Week 1
13.02.2011Dublin DragonsTullamore Phoenix
Gaeltacht Bowl (Dingle Classic)Corca Duibhne Rugby Grounds
05.03.2011University of Limerick Vikings44Cork Admirals18
PS Week ??
03.2011Tullamore PhoenixWest Dublin Rhinos
Irish American Football League Preseason 2011 [Ref: 1-3]

Report

The University of Limerick Vikings beat the Cork Admirals 44-18 to win the Preseason Dingle Classic for the third year in-a-row. The game, dubbed the Gaeltacht Bowl by players, was played at the Corca Duibhne Rugby Grounds as part of the Paidi O’Se Tournament which features as its main attraction Men’s and Ladies Gaelic Football tournaments.

The Tullamore Phoenix of the DV8 Development League also played two joint training sessions and scrimmage matches in preseason 2011, against Dublin Dragons and West Dublin Rhinos.

IAFL Preseason 2011 – Tullamore Phoenix line-up against West Dublin Rhinos [Photo: Alison Thornton][Ref: 5]

References

Images

[1] Irish American Football Association (2010) IAFA Logo [Internet] Available from: http://www.americanfootball.ie/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/IAFA.jpg [Accessed 1 May 2017]

Newspapers

[2] Anon. (2010) “Club Notes: Tullamore Phoenix AFC”. Offaly Independent. Saturday, February 19, 2011. pg. 29 [Past copies of the Offaly Independent are available to view online at the Irish Newspaper Archive at https://www.irishnewsarchive.com/ which is a subscription service]

[3] Anon. (2010) “Dingle win Men’s title at Comortais Paidi O’Se tournament”. Kerryman North Edition. March 9, 2011. pg. 63 [Past copies of the The Kerryman are available to view online at the Irish Newspaper Archive at https://www.irishnewsarchive.com/ which is a subscription service]

Websites

[4] Tullamore Phoenix AFC (2011) Tullamore Phoenix & West Dublin Rhinos joint training session. [Internet] Available from: https://phoenixafcdotcom.wordpress.com/2011/04/11/hello-world/ [Accessed 7 June 2020]

Images

[5] Tullamore Phoenix AFC (2011) phoenix-v-rhinos-9 [Internet] Available from: https://phoenixafcdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/phoenix-v-rhinos-9.jpg?w=829&h=&zoom=2 [Accessed 7 June 2020]

Acknowledgements

Thanks to John Doyle, Berenice “The Wounded Bear”, Jean Dunphy and Joe Slevin

About this document

Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish North American and World Sports Archive

Last Updated: 28 May 2020

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