Europe, Ireland, Irish American Football League, World

American Football Association of Ireland | All-Ireland American Football League 1991-1996

AIAFL 1991

 

Home Team   Away Team  
Shamrock Bowl VI      
Dublin Celts 44 Antrim Bulldogs 0

[41]

 

AIAFL 1992

 

  P W L T PF PA Pct
Mourne Conference              
*Craigavon Cowboys 5 4 1 0 124 18 .800
*Antrim Bulldogs 6 4 2 0 127 16 .667
Belfast Spartans 6 4 2 0 105 59 .667
Tara Conference              
*Dublin Tornadoes 6 4 2 0 81 49 .667
*Dublin Celts 6 3 3 0 77 57 .500
Drogheda Vikings 5 1 4 0 15 135 .200
Lee Valley Steelers 6 0 6 0 0 195 .000

Compiled from: [1][2][3[4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12][13][14]

 

Home Team   Away Team  
Semi-Finals   13 September 1992  
Dublin Tornadoes 6 Antrim Bulldogs 19
Craigavon Cowboys W Dublin Celts L
Shamrock Bowl VII   20 September 1992  
Craigavon Cowboys 14 Antrim Bulldogs 6

[15][16]

 

AIAFL 1993

 

Home Team   Away Team  
Shamrock Bowl VIII      
Dublin Tornadoes 19 Dublin Celts 2

[17]

 

AIAFL 1994

 

  P W L T PF PA Pct
*Dublin Tornadoes 6 5 1 0 128 35 .833
*Carrickfergus Knights 6 5 1 0     .833
Lurgan Area Raiders 6 2 4 0     .333
Belfast Spartans 6 0 6 0 26 112 .000

[20][21][22][23][24][25][26][27][28][29][30][31][32][33][34]

 

Home Team   Away Team  
Shamrock Bowl IX      
Dublin Tornadoes 18 Carrickfergus Knights 13

[18][19]

 

AIAFL 1995

 

  P W L T PF PA Pct
*Dublin Tornadoes 8 8 0 0     1.000
*Dublin Lightning 6 4 2 0     .667
*Carrickfergus Knights 7 2 5 0     .287
*Lurgan Area Raiders 7 0 7 0     .000

[37]

 

Home Team   Away Team  
Semi-Finals   17 September 1995  
Dublin Tornadoes 60 Lurgan Area Raiders 0
Dublin Lightning L Carrickfergus Knights W
Shamrock Bowl X   24 September 1995  
Dublin Tornadoes 34 Carrickfergus Knights 12

[35][37]

 

AIAFL 1996

 

Home Team   Away Team  
Shamrock Bowl XI      
Dublin Lightning 26 Dublin Tornadoes 8

[36]

 

References

 

Sources

[1] Anon. (1992) “IRISH CHAMPION CELTS STUNG BY BULLDOG SPIRIT”, First Down. July 11, 1992, pg. 17.

[2] Naughton, L. (1992) “Minority Reports: U.S. Football”, Evening Herald. Thursday, July 2, 1992, pg. 65

[3] Anon. (1992) “Sad Celts are Torn to shreds”, First Down. July 18, 1992, pg. 16.

[4] Naughton, L. (1992) “Minority Reports: Celts blown away”, Evening Herald. Thursday, July 9, 1992, pg. 66

[5] Naughton, L. (1992) “Minority Reports: U.S. Football”, Evening Herald. Thursday, July 16, 1992, pg. 69

[6] Anon. (1992) “Dublin Celts still winless”, First Down. July 25, 1992, pg. 19.

[7] FD Reporter. (1992) “At last! It’s the Dub-win Celts!”, First Down. August 15, 1992, pg. 17.

[8] Anon. (1992) “IRISH RESULTS”, First Down. August 29, 1992, pg. 17.

[9] Naughton, L. (1992) “Minority Reports: Vikings ready to invade Tallaght”, Evening Herald. Thursday, August 13, 1992, pg. 66

[10] Naughton, L. (1992) “Minority Reports: Tornadoes ko Vikings”, Evening Herald. Thursday, August 20, 1992, pg. 61

[11] Naughton, L. (1992) “Minority Reports: U.S. Football”, Evening Herald. Thursday, August 27, 1992, pg. 61

[12] Naughton, L. (1992) “Minority Reports: U.S. Football”, Evening Herald. Thursday, September 3, 1992, pg. 94

[13] Anon. (1992) “Vikings Victory”, Drogheda Independent. Friday, September 4, 1992, pg. 11

[14] Naughton, L. (1992) “Minority Reports: U.S. Football”, Evening Herald. Thursday, September 10, 1992, pg. 70

[15] Naughton, L. (1992) “Minority Reports: Gridiron grief for Dubs!”, Evening Herald. Thursday, September 17, 1992, pg. 76

[16] Naughton, L. (1992) “Minority Reports: U.S. Football”, Evening Herald. Thursday, October 8, 1992, pg. Sport 7

[17] (1993) “Tornadoes Bowl Glory”, First Down, October 9, 1993, pg. 20

[18] Carrickfergus Knights (1994) Knights American Football Club Carrickfergus Shamrock Bowl Programme. Belfast. Aldine Print

[19] Anon. (1994) Dublin Clinch Crown. First Down. 8 October1994. p. 22

[20] Anon. (1994) Scoreboard. First Down. 16 July 1994. p. 19

[21] Anon. (1994) Scoreboard. First Down. 9 July 1994. p. 19

[22] Anon. (1994) Lurgan Blank Belfast. First Down. 9 July 1994. p. 20

[23] Anon. (1994) Scoreboard. First Down. 2 July 1994. p. 19

[24] Anon. (1994) Scoreboard. First Down. 18 June 1994. p. 19

[25] Anon. (1994) Full Round-Up of BAFA’s Divisions Two and Three. First Down. 7 May 1994. pg. 21

[26] Anon. (1994) Chicago Knights maintain challenge. Carrick Times. 6 June 1994. pg. 60

[27] Naughton, L. (1994) Tornadoes hit!. Evening Herald. Thursday, 21 April 1994 . pg. 54

[28] Naughton, L. (1994) American Football. Evening Herald. Thursday, 5 May 1994 . pg. 91

[29] Naughton, L. (1994) American Football. Evening Herald. Thursday, 26 May 1994 . pg. 68

[30] Naughton, L. (1994) Tornadoes turn up the power. Evening Herald. Thursday, 28 July 1994. pg. 55

[31] Naughton, L. (1994) American Football. Evening Herald. Thursday, 11 August 1994. pg. 44

[32] Naughton, L. (1994) Tornadoes blow Knights away!. Evening Herald. Thursday, 25 August 1994. pg. 50

[33] Naughton, L. (1994) American Football. Evening Herald. Thursday, 22 September 1994. pg.78

[34] Naughton, L. (1994) US Football. Evening Herald. Thursday, 29 September1994. pg.58

[35] Anon (1995) Tornadoes breeze past Carrickfergus to claim third straight Irish title. First Down. 7 October 1995, pg. 21.

[36] (1996) “US Football”, Evening Herald, Thursday, September 19, 1996, pg. 79

 

Websites

 

[37] Dublin Tornadoes (1996) Irish American Football League 1995: The League Schedule ’95 / Results in ’95 [Internet] Available from: http://web.archive.org/web/19961115060654/http://fiachra.ucd.ie/~alan/american_football.html#main_menu [Accessed 5 July 2017]

[40] Britball (2016) Shamrock Bowl Results www.britball.co.uk/history-index/ireland/shamrock-bowl-results-1986.html [Accessed 2 October 2016]

[41] Irish American Football Association (2018) Shamrock Bowl History [Internet] Available from: hhttp://www.americanfootball.ie/american-football/shamrock-bowl-history/ [Accessed 23 March 2018]

Social Media

 

[42] Dublin Celts American Football Team Facebook Page (2016) Post by Kevin Sharkey, August 27, 2016 [Internet] Available from: https://www.facebook.com/groups/259540917772370/permalink/268518076874654/ [Accessed 6 June 2018]

 

 

Acknowledgements

 

Thanks to Cillian Smith, Michael Smith, Ralph Schmeer and Michael Brophy of the Irish American Football Association and Irish American Football Officials Association.

 

About this document

 

Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

World Gridiron Archive

Last Updated: 1 March 2019

(c) Copyright Enda Mulcahy and World Gridiron Archive 2019

You may quote this document in part provided that proper acknowledgement is given to the authors. All Rights Reserved.

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