Congrats to Kevin Stone winner of €346 in our draw on Sunday night, our charity The Fairy Bush creche in Croghan get €173 bringing their total to €305 for month so far. Thank you to everyone for their support. Get your ticket for next week at www.404020.ie . Everyone who purchases a ticket in the month of draw will be put into draw at end of the month for some club merchandise.
DRIVE IN BINGO
Drive In Bingo is back every Sunday night at 8pm in Glancys Supervalu carpark. Arrive early to get your spot. If anyone would like to help out with stewarding please contact Matt McGovern on 0874111385. Many thanks to Padraig & Jim Glancy for use of carpark.
Well done to our Junior B team who defeated Ballinameen on Saturday evening in first round of League. Special mention to Torin O Donaile, Tommy Beirne, and Rhys Gannon who played their first senior league game for the club. Final score 1-19 to 0-15. Team: C. Sweeney, B. Dowd, D. Horan, N. Lynch, N. Craig, T. O Donaile, L. Murtagh, N. McDermott, S. Carty, K. Lynch, C. Lynch, R. Gannon, T. Beirne, O. Flanagan, F. Glancy, M. McGovern and J. O Donnell.
Our Junior A league team start their campaign next Saturday 19th June when they take on Oran up in Rockfield. Time to be confirmed.
U14 combined team County semi -final against Roscommon Gaels on Sunday 20th June in Croghan. This game is outstanding from last years u14 competition. Time to be confirmed.
U13 Boys have three challenge games this week, first one this evening Monday at 7.30pm v Western Gaels in Croghan, Wednesday 16th at 7pm V Castlerea in Croghan and Sunday 20th at 11am v St. Marys in Carrick.
One of our most loyal and generous sponsors Frances Cryan is organising a fundraiser The Big Shave in aid of The Leukaemia Ward St James Hospital. It takes place in Cryans Teach Cheoil Garden on Sunday 20th June at 5pm. Three of our senior players Michael Murtagh, Liam Murtagh & Dessie Beirne along with Liam Cryan will be getting their locks shaved. If you would like to help Frances and the lads please follow this link to donate to this worthy cause https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/frances-cryan
Sympathy of the club is extended to County club secretary Valerie Murray on the passing of her mother Kathleen Hurley RIP.
The county are again looking to recruit new referees in order to cover all the fixtures at both underage and in the adult competitions now and in the futurre. If you are interested or know someone that is please contact a member of the executive and they will put you in the right direction.
We had an impressive start to our season with our u12s beating St Faithleachs, u14s beating Kilbride and the u16s also beating Strokestown. Well done to all.
This week’s fixtures are as follows:
- U16s play Kilbride on Tuesday at 7pm in Kilbride
- U14s play Castlerea on Thursday at 7pm in Croghan
- Senior ladies play Boyle in the first round of the league on Sunday at 11am in Croghan
- U12s play Michael Glaveys on Sunday at 6pm in Croghan
Commiserations to Roscommon Intermediate ladies who were defeated by Laois in the National League semi-final last Sunday.