FROM THE ARCHIVES
The following extract from the press covers the Minor football Final of 1937 between Stradbally and Mountain rovers at Kill. This appeared on Saturday, the 20th November 1937.
"Dungarvan(Seniors) and Stradbally(Minors) wrest the "double" for West Waterford.
The minors were the first in action and lined out as under:-
The Minor Game.
Stradbally broke away on the throw-
The Rovers raided immediately on the resumption and had matters all their own way for the ensuing ten minutes, hoisting a green flag before Stradbally replied with a point. Fairly even play was the order until Stradbally banged home another goal, succeeded by two points. The Eastern group got going once more but failed to penetrate scorewards. Just on the nick of time Stradbally went through for a great goal, leaving the result: Stradbally 2-
K. Phelan, N. Connors, J. Curran, T. Dunphy and T. Veale, starred for the winners; while M. Curry, J. Phelan, N. Terry, J. Hennebry and R. Power, were outstanding for the Rovers"