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Six Irish players recognized as AFL All-Stars

Thursday, Aug 24, 2017 06:00 am By: Andrew Halipchuk A trio of Airdrie Irish players were named to the Alberta Football League (AFL) first and second all-star teams Aug. 18, along with three other players ... Read More »

Irish makes it to .500 after big win over Vandals

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 06:00 am By: Andrew Halipchuk The Airdrie Irish senior men’s football team accomplished a major milestone following an impressive 39-14 victory over the Lloydminster Vandals July 8, going .500 for the ... Read More »

Veteren quarterback provides experience for Irish

Thursday, Jul 06, 2017 06:00 am By: Andrew Halipchuk The Airdrie Irish’s three-year struggle to find an experienced quarterback behind centre may have come to an end, with Andrew Stannex stepping in and making an ... Read More »

Irish earn first win in home opener

By Chelsea Kemp, Airdrie Echo/Hanna Herald/Strathmore Standard Wednesday, June 14, 2017 5:12:33 MDT PM The Irish stormed in for the first home game in Airdrie, defeating the Parkland Predators 29 to 8. “It feels good ... Read More »

Irish head coach inducted into AFL Hall of Fame

By Britton Ledingham, Airdrie Echo Tuesday, September 6, 2016 11:03:26 MDT AM Airdrie Irish head coach Sean Stewart was one of eight league alumni inducted into the Alberta Football League (AFL) Hall of Fame for ... Read More »

Irish football club ready to roll

By Britton Ledingham, Airdrie Echo Tuesday, May 10, 2016 11:49:04 MDT AM The Airdrie Irish football team is readying for the first game of the season on May 28 when it visits the Lloydminster Vandals. ... Read More »

Airdrie Irish looking for new recruits for 2016 season

Thursday, Apr 14, 2016 10:43 am By: Andrew Halipchuk The Airdrie Irish men’s football team is looking for players interested in tossing on the equipment and hitting the gridiron for the 2016 Alberta Football League ... Read More »

2016 Airdrie Irish Schedule Announced!

The Airdrie Irish are excited for the 2016 season and hope to see all our fans out! Read More »

Four Airdrie Irish players make AFL all-star team

Written by Bradley Jones on Saturday, 29 August 2015   The Airdrie Irish may not have made it to the Alberta Football League (AFL) playoffs, but the team still saw enormous success in their inaugural ... Read More »

Irish wrap up first season on optimistic note

Thursday, Aug 20, 2015 01:58 pm  By: Jason Pirie A fan arriving late to the Alberta Football League (AFL) season finale between the Airdrie Irish and Central Alberta Buccaneers would have had a difficult time ... Read More »