Congrats to our mens senior team & management of Noel, Pat & Damien who got off to a winning start in the championship defeating Ballinameen in Ardcarne Park on Sunday last by 1-15 to 1-10 Team: Marcus Feeney, James Filan, Niall Leyden, Cathal O’Dowd, Michael Murtagh, Fintan Sweeney, Shane O’Dowd (0-2), Jack O’Dowd, Sean Carty (0-2), Cian Harmon(0-1), Matthew Bourke(1-6), Dessie Beirne, Conor Layden(0-1), Matthew McDermott, Dermot O’Dowd,Cathal Sweeney, Evan Corcoran(0-2), Darren Conlon, Noel McDermott(0-1) Niall Craig, Paul Molloy, Alan O’Dowd Ollie Flanagan, Fran Glancy, . A minutes silence was observed before the game for the late Fr Martin Mulvaney. Well done to Sean and Evan on their championships debut. Thank to you St Michaels club for their hospitality. Next Sunday sees Noel and his charges take on St Barry’s in Croghan at 2pm.
Shannon Gaels mixed U12 team played Elphin/Ballinameen on Saturday in first round of Summer League. They are out again next Saturday playing Kilbride in Kilbride at 11.30am.
Congratulations to Niall Craig winner of our 40/40/20 draw on Sunday night. Niall wins €408, The Patient’s Comfort fund in St Patrick’s Hospital gets €204, bringing their total for month of July to €720.
Back to Play started off for our ladies with the Gannons Eggs sponsored U16 Div 1 championship last Tues in Johnstown. Shannon Gaels ran out winners on a score line of Shannon Gaels 6 15 Clan na nGael 1 12. Next game is in Croghan on Tuesday at 7pm v St Bridgets.
Next up was Ros Bowl sponsored Div 2 u14 championship where our girls met Roscommon Gaels in Croghan. In what was a tough battle Shannon Gaels lost with the final score of 5 02 to 7 09. They will play Castlerea St Kevin’s in Castlerea on Thursday 30th July at 7pm.
The U12 girls began their campaign on Sunday evening in the King & Moffat sponsored league away to St Barry’s. St Barry’s finished as victors on the day. U12s next game is away to Roscommon Gaels on Sunday 2nd August at 6pm.
Shannon Gaels adult ladies had a good win over Clan na nGael on Sunday in first round of Abbey Hotel sponsored Senior Championship. The final score was 2 09 to 11 points. Team and scorers as follows. A. Egan, F. Beirne, N. O’Beirne, É. Feely, A. Filan, É. McDermott, M. Ó Dowd, É. O’Beirne, T. Murtagh, C. Beirne, A. O’Dowd (1 04), S. Bruen (0 03), A. Creighton (0 01), A. McDermott (1 01)O. Mullaney. T. Duignan, C. O’Dowd (for N. O’Beirne), L. Burke (for É. Feely), R. O’Hart, S. Devaney, H. O’Dowd, S. O’Dowd, C O’Dowd, Aisling Cryan, A. Cryan, L. Collins, L. Carney, L. Duignan.
The will meet Western Gaels next Sunday in Croghan at 11am. We would urge you all to support all our ladies teams.