RDFL Season starts well for Shiven

RDFL Season starts well for Shiven

Shiven Rovers got their RDFL season off to a flying start on the opening weekend. Friday evening saw the B team beat beat a young Skyvalley Rovers side 4 – 1 at Newbridge. Karl Healy, Darragh Murphy and two from David Kelly gave the winners an early 4 – 0 lead. The...
Impressive Away Win For Shiven’s A Team

Impressive Away Win For Shiven’s A Team

Boyle Celtic 0 Shiven Rovers 2 Shiven first team turned a dreary afternoon in north Roscommon into Super Sunday with their best performance of the season against last years FAI cup semi finalists. Missing some regulars Shiven took a while to settle but good defending...
Home Win for Shiven A Team

Home Win for Shiven A Team

Shiven Rovers’ first team eventually secured an easy win under lights at home on Friday night, but were made to work hard for the first half of a game played in tough conditions. They actually went behind when Gerry Ward scored first for Ballaghdereen, but they...
Shiven A’s win away from home.

Shiven A’s win away from home.

Skyvalley 0 – 2 Shiven Rovers A The first team got back to winning ways at the weekend, with a good win in Skyvalley on Sunday. Shiven controlled the first half with Joe Hunt going closest from a Pierce McDonagh cross. After 5 minutes of the second half,  Joe Hunt was...
Hard fought win for Shiven B team

Hard fought win for Shiven B team

Roscommon Utd 2-4 Shiven B. Home game for Roscommon Utd moved to Killyan. Shiven started well and should have gone 1-0 up when Enda Naughton dispossessed the centre back and ran through on goal, but dragged his shot wide. From the next attack Roscommon were awarded a...
Shiven U18s strike late to keep hope alive

Shiven U18s strike late to keep hope alive

  From the brink of disaster to a ray of hope for Shiven U 18s. Trailing 4-0 early in the second half in the 1st leg of the Premier Cup semi-final, it looked a lost cause for the Shiven men, but 2 late goals gives us a chance in the 2nd leg next Saturday in...
Shiven Rovers U-18s Keep Momentum Going

Shiven Rovers U-18s Keep Momentum Going

Shiven Under 18s advanced in the Connaught Cup following a thriller against Ahascragh in Ahascragh, by winning  4 – 3 after extra time. Having gone one nil down just before half time, Shiven went 2 – 1 up with 2 goals in 2 minutes by James Mulrooney and...
Shiven Under 18s End the Drought

Shiven Under 18s End the Drought

Shiven U18s bridge a 24 year gap to win Roscommon & District Youth & Schoolboys cup with a hard fought win over Castlerea on Saturday night. In an evenly balanced first half both teams had good chances to go ahead but good defending on the night kept the game...
Shiven A team get season off to good start.

Shiven A team get season off to good start.

Shiven Rovers’ first team had a good 2 nil win away to current title holders Ballymoe in their first league game of the season. Despite having most possession it took an own goal from a Pierce McDonagh corner to put Shiven 1 up after 30 mins. Shiven continued to...
Shiven Under 18s win local derby

Shiven Under 18s win local derby

Sean Keating inspired Shiven to u18 win in a local derby against Moylough. Shiven came out on top in this vital premier league tie. Shiven started strongly and with 20 mins gone Carl Healy put Daragh Nolan through to take the lead. However, Moylough scored twice in...