Its Friday and we re about to head into another action packed weekend with the two top competitions, Senior and Intermediate, at quarter final stage. The Junior A is entering the final round at Group Stage and Junior B, which opened last weekend, is at Round 2 of a 5 round round group stage. Junior C has just been released and the parings are on the Championship Table link – dates to be confirmed.
Its the business end of the championship for the [b]Seniors[/b] as some tasty parings have popped up for the quarterfinals. The action starts tomorrow evening at 6pm in Pairc Sean and Cloone as Kiltubrid meet Mohill and Bornacoola meet Sean O Heslins in their respective venues. The third game is Annaduff and St. Marys in Pairc Sean at 7:30pm. Both Melvin Gaels and Carrigallen have an extra days rest or wait depending how you want to look at it as they play in Sunday afternoon at 3:30pm in Pairc Sean. Its interesting to note that half of the participants are all winners since 2003 (St.Marys, Annaduff, Kiltubrid, Mohill) all of whom are in with a sporting chance.
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The Senior & Intermediate relegations will be played off starting next weekend with the finals the following weekend
Its also crunch time in the [b]Intermediate Championship[/b] with 2 games lined up for Saturday evening and 2 for Sunday afternoon. First out are Drumkeerin and Aughavas in Drumshanbo at 6:30pm followed at 7:30pm by Gortletteragh and Aughnasheelin in Cloone.
Drumreilly and Cloone meet on Sunday afternoon in Pairc Sean at 2pm while a half hour time later in Drumshanbo St. Marys play Glenfarne/Kiltyclougher.
Also on Sunday the [b]Junior A[/b] final Group round is scheduled with the first games between Allen Gaels v Bornacoola and Mohill v Aughavas in Annaduff and Gortletteragh respectively. Later at 5pm its Carrigallen v Gortletteragh and at 6pm its Melvin Gaels v Drumkeerin. All games are vital to decide final placings in a very close run competition as Annaduff are the only team through to the quarterfinals.
With [b]Junior B[/b] up and running they move to round 2 and with 4 fixtures lined up its Mohill v Allen Gaels tonight at 7:30pm in Cloone. On Sunday itsAnnaduff v Leitrim Gaels (2:30pm, Kiltubrid), Aughnasheelin v Glencar/Manor (4:00pm, Kiltubrid), and Kiltubrid v Cloone (5:00pm, Bornacoola)
10-Aug-07 by Brendan Doyle – PRO