Leitrim were the big winners at the Connacht Scór na nÓg Finals in Claremorris yesterday. Leitrim clubs took four of the eight events on a night where the high standard of Scór in Leitrim shone through. It was a Connacht Final with a wonderfully high standard of performance on stage and a packed Town Hall in Claremorris.
Leitrim were declared the winners in Solo Singing, Recitation, Ballad Group and Set Dance. Roscommon also had a successful night with the Kilglass Gaels club winning both the Figure Dance and the Question Time. Galway won the Instrumental Music and Sligo won the Novelty Act.
The full list of winners was as follows:
Rince Foirne : Kilglass Gaels, Roscommon
Amhranaíocht Aonair: Rachel McLoughlin, Mohill, Leitrim
Ceol Uirlise: Ardrahan, Galway
Aithriseoireacht: Fintan Fitzpatrick, Aughnasheelin, Leitrim
Bailéad Ghrúpa: Sean OHeslins, Leitrim
Trath na gCeist: Kilglass Gaels, Roscommon
Nuachleas: St Farnans, Sligo
Rince Seit: Fenagh, St Caillins, Leitrim
The All Ireland Scór na nÓg Finals are in Athlone on Saturday 16 February
20-Jan-08 by Sean O Suilleabhain