Glencar/Manorhamilton GAA Club Notes 22/02/2018

Club Awards Night – Our club gathered on Saturday night to celebrate a year of success both on and off the field of play in 2017.  Medals were presented to the following teams: Ladies Level – Leitrim U14 Championship Winners, Leitrim U16 Championship Winners, Leitrim Minor Championship Winners & Connacht Runners Up and Leitrim Intermediate League Winners. Underage Boys Level: Longford/Leitrim U12 League Shield Runners Up, Leitrim U13 League and Championship Double Winners, All Ireland Feile Runners Up.  Adult Football Level: Leitrim Shield Winners and Leitrim U21 B Championship Winners.  Hurling Level: Longford/Leitrim League Winners.  We also honoured our All Ireland Scór Figure Dancing Champions and announced our 2017 Club Award Winners.  Congratulations to the following award recipients.  Ladies Young Player of the Year Muireann Devaney, Ladies Intermediate Player of the Year Laoise Clancy, Ladies Senior Player of the Year Dearbhla Rooney, Young Hurler of the Year Ethan Clancy, Senior Hurler of the Year Kevin Clerkin, Young Footballers of the Year Ruairi Sheridan and Vincent Sweeney, Junior Footballer of the Year Gavin O’Hagan, Intermediate Footballer of the Year Thomas Coyle, Senior Footballers of the Year Adrian Croal and Brian McDonald and Club Person of the Year Dermot McMorrow.  Many thanks to our Club Executive for organising the event, our club sponsors for being in attendance, the ladies who organised the refreshments, the Bee Park Community Centre for the use of their facilities and our resident photographer James Molloy.  Sincere thanks to our special guest paddy Christie who brought along Sam Maguire and his All-Star Award.  Paddy proved a bit hit with the full attendance.

Club Membership – Club membership is now due and must be paid by all players before the 1st of March.  Players must pay before they play, club supporters are invited to join up also.  Rates for the year U10 Girls & Boys and U11 Boys (non-competitive grades) – €30 for 1st child & remaining family members at these two age groups €20, U12-U18 Girls – €40, U13-U18 Boys – €40, Adult Players – €80 and Non-Playing Club Members €30.

Leitrim – Hard luck to the Leitrim Ladies who were defeated by Offaly at the weekend.  Good luck to the Leitrim senior men’s team who play Limerick at home this Sunday in the Allianz League.  Let’s all get out and support our young team and their management.

Leitrim Supporters Club – Anyone from the club area wishing to join or renew the Leitrim Supporters Club should contact Phil Flynn, Collette Fox or Ciaran Sheridan.  The club has an allocation to sell so it is important you join/renew through the club.

Underage Results and Fixtures – The Glencar Manor club season got underway on Saturday last with our U17’s playing Dromahair in Blacklion in an away fixture.  Hard luck to the team who lost by one point in a competitive encounter.  This Saturday they host Melvin Gaels at 12noon with venue TBC.  Our U13’s made the long journey to Carrick on Shannon on Sunday to play St Mary’s in Round 1 of the League.  Hard luck to our young players who were beaten on the day by an older and stronger St Mary’s side.  Good luck to the team who are home to Leitrim Gaels this Sunday at 12noon with venue TBC.  Please support both our U17s and U13s in their league campaigns.

New Arrival – Hearty congrats to Berni Farrell and Ciaran McLaughlin on the safe arrival of their baby daughter Cara, a beautiful little sister for Luke.

Club Academy and Tournament – Our Club Academy for U7s continues on Friday nights in the Gym at St Clare’s Comprehensive School from 6-7pm.  €2 each or €5 max per family.  New players are joining every week so feel free to bring your children along to join in the fun and games.  Our Club Academy Tournament for 7-10-year-olds continues this Friday night from 6.30-8.10pm at St Clare’s National School with the first game throwing in 6.30pm.  Players are asked to be in attendance fifteen minutes before their game.  €2 per player.

Gortletteragh GAA Club Notes 21/02/2018

ANNUAL FUNDRAISING DRAW – Our Annual Fundraising Draw takes place this Saturday the 24th of February in Spirit Bar, Mohill. Tickets are still available and must be returned to any club officer before Saturday evening. Almost €5000 in prizes to give away and if you’re not in you can’t win. This is our main fundraiser for the year and we would like to thank everyone who has helped the club so far by buying a ticket.

UNDERAGE FIXTURES 

The underage season kicks off this weekend as our U13 and U17 teams are in League action
The U17 Rinn Gaels team are at home to Annaduff on Saturday @ 12 noon

The U13 team are away to Allen Gaels on Sunday @ 12 noon

Best of luck to both.

Cloone GAA Club Notes 20/02/2018

LOTTO – There was no winner of this weeks lotto draw and the numbers drawn were 2, 17 , 24 , 26. The following were winners in the draw, € 50 Paul O Donnell Drumlegga Cloone, € 30 Sandra Canning Cloone, € 30 Calvin, and Cria Veesey Drumlegga Cloone. Next jackpot is € 5000 and your continued support is much appreciated.

YEARLY LOTTO – Now is your time to renew your annual lotto subscription, and members of the club will be calling to your door in the next few days and weeks to get you signed up. No doubt, as usual, you will not be found wanting in supporting the cause.

SOCIAL NIGHT – The social night was a great success with a good turn out and everybody enjoying a good night out, with plenty of prizes, lotto draw, and house draw.

ALLIANZ LEAGUE – Next week see’s the return to the National Football League when Leitrim take on Limerick in Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada. While it has been a difficult league to date, Sunday is an opportunity to get two points on the board. Best of luck to team and management.

Carrigallen GAA Club Notes 20/02/2018

Lotto Results – No jackpot numbers  were 15,14,31,16  winner the €50 winners were, Peter Donoghoe, Ann Maguire, Carmel Mc Caffrey, Sheila Drumm, next weeks draw is in MJ’s, team Rory Harte, Kevin O Rourke and Darren Kenny

St Patrick’s Dromahair GAA Club Notes 20/02/2018

Club Meeting – Monthly club meeting will be held in The Depot on Sunday 25th February at 7.30pm.All members are asked to attend. New members always welcome.
Operation Transformation – Classes continue on Tuesdays at 7.30 pm in St. Clare’s gym, Manorhamilton and Boot Camp in The Park on Saturdays at 9am.
Underage – There were mixed fortunes for our teams in action last week. Our U17 team started the league with a one-point victory over Glencar/Manorhamilton on Saturday while both our U13 teams suffered defeat to Leitrim Gaels on Sunday. The U17 team is scheduled to play Drumkeeran on Saturday and the U13s are scheduled to play Melvin Gaels on Sunday. Keep an eye on Facebook and group text for confirmation of times/venues.
Registration – Parents and players are reminded that all players must be registered before playing for insurance purposes.

Mohill GAA Club Notes 20/02/2018

Amelia Pajek – Amelia gave the performance of her young life at the Scór na Óg All Ireland Finals in Sligo on Saturday last. Amelia sang her song beautifully and was unlucky not to get the judges nod. The Club thanks Amelia, her co-ordinator Róisín Kennedy and her parents for representing Mohill on stage

Under 13 – These young men played the first game of the year in Carrigallen on Sunday morning in rough conditions last and collected full points off a spirited St Joseph’s side. We had a great squad and everyone got some playing time. The panel and scorers were: Luke Bohan, Adam Mc Guinness, Cathal Donohue, Harry Boyle, Michael Tiernan, Liam Flynn, Diarmuid Casey, Jack Rowley 0-1, Eoin Duignan 1-1, Colin McNamara 0-2, Matthew Murphy 1-3, Senan Curran 0-1, Aidan Mulligan 1-1, Aaron McCrann 1-1, Jack McCrann. Subs Ondrej  Coka, Patrik Coka, Daniel Beirne, Cillian Walpole, Blaine McCrann, Evan Kilraine, Adam Kiernan, James Dimmock, Niall Mulligan, Thomas Casey. We look forward to our game against St Mary’s in the park next Sunday

Under 17 – Under17s start their campaign on Saturday next away to St Joseph’s

Underage Academy – The start of the Underage Academy was a great success and will continue every Saturday from 10-11 am at the old Marian college. A big thanks to GDA Enda Lyons for all his help and our band of dedicated coaches who were out bright and early to organize everything. Contacts for under 11’s Barbara McManus 0861688793, under 9’s Majella Higgins 087 9109352, Under 7’s Claire Quinn 086 8934767. Or Paul on 0876577398

Cash for Clobber – If you wish to get rid of surplus clothes, bed linen, towels, shoes, belts and soft toys and do a spring clean, the Mohill Ladies are collecting every Saturday in the Clubrooms from 10 to 12pm for the month of February as a fundraiser.  

Senior Scór – Anyone interested in singing, dancing, acting, or answering questions for Senior Scór are asked to contact Róisín Kennedy @0872147350

County Game – Best of luck to the Leitrim team on Sunday next as they play Limerick in their third League game. Support will be essential.

Aughawillan GAA Club Notes 20/02/2018

Club Lotto – Next draw will be held in The Ballymac Inn on 21st February. New Jackpot is €1,900.

Registration – If you wish to become a member of the club, please contact Michael Flanagan, Damien Gilheany or pay online (link on our Facebook page). Adults €25, Underage €10. Reduced membership fee for members of the Ladies’ Club €10. Membership of the club allows you full use of the gym and club room facilities.

Aughawillan Drama Troupe – You have a great chance to see their latest production, ‘Drinking Habits 2,’ if you haven’t already. They will be on stage again on Sat 24th and Sun 25th February, curtains at 8.30 each night. Tickets are €10 and must be booked in advance. To book call 087 6486804.

Dates for the Diary – The 2018 season is due to get under in March with the Division 3 league due to start the weekend of March 3rd/4th, and Division 1 due to begin the weekend of March 31st/April 1st.

Dublin to Aughawillan Sponsored Cycle – 20 former Aughawillan players will cycle 150km from Castleknock GAA club to Aughawillan GAA club on May 12th. The cyclists are as follows: Mickey Quinn, Declan Darcy, Peter Prior, Gerry Flanagan, Noel Gilheany, Martin Flanagan, Gary Deane, Damien Gilheany, Pat Flanagan, Paul Bohan, Pauric Gilheany, Thomas Quinn, Niall Bohan, John Mannion, Pat Joe McNiffe, Seamus Quinn, Barry McBrien, Martin Flynn, Des Quinn & Ollie Plunkett.

The goal is for each member of the cycle is to raise €1,000 to go towards the upgrading of the playing surface of the main pitch. Any donations that exceed this target will be donated to the Irish Cancer Society. Donations can be made to the cyclists directly or online (more details on this to follow).

We ask that you support and encourage the cyclists in any way possible over the next few months as they prepare for the event in May. You can keep up to date with the cycle and preparations through our Facebook page – Aughawillan GAA.

Leitrim Supporters Club Draw – Tickets now available, please contact a member of the executive.

Allianz Leagues 2018 – Well done to the Leitrim Hurling team who beat Fermanagh in Brewster Park last weekend, their final game in the League takes place on 4th March in Ballinamore, where they will play Cavan. Best of luck to Noel Plunkett and the Leitrim footballers who take on Limerick in their next League game. Venue- Pairc Sean MacDiarmada, Time- 2.30.

Ladies Football – Hard luck to the Leitrim Ladies’ team who were defeated by Offaly last weekend. They are due to play Meath in their next game, venue to be confirmed. There is massive representation from Aughawillan with 7 members on the Leitrim panel – Edel Shanley, Sarah Quinn, Eimhin Quinn, Aisling Quinn, Carla LeGuen, Sorcha Flanagan and Caoimhe Quinn. Meave Quinn also forms parts of the management team. Best of Luck to all the girls in their next game.

Corraleehan Parish Walk – Corraleehan Parish Walk continues each Thursday night at 8.30pm from Corraleehan Church. Community spirit, health, fitness, whatever your goals we will be happy to see you, everyone welcome.

Glenfarne/Kiltyclogher GAA Club Notes 20/02/2018

Lotto – We recently held our monthly lotto draw! Numbers drawn were 9, 16, 23 & 34. No winner of the jackpot. Consolation prizes €20 Vera Turbitt & €10 David McDermott.

Sam Maguire Cup – The Sam Maguire Cup made a visit to St Michael’s National School in Glenfarne on Wednesday last! Thanks to principal Josephine Gallery for inviting the club committee, players & supporters along to share in the fun on the day. It was wonderful to see longtime club supporter & former player Tommy McManus & his granddaughter Katie who wrote 2 Dublin GAA asking if Sam could visit the school carry the cup into the school! It was a fantastic occasion that will live in all the kids’ memories for many years to come!

Membership – club membership is now due! €25 for adults €10 for children or €50 for the family membership! Monies can be given to Éilis McGourty, Joe Keaney or Assumpta Clancy.

Allen Gaels GAA Club Notes 20/02/2018

St. Francis Ladies – The ladies team took part in the Comortas Peile Paudi O’Se in West Kerry last weekend. After an opening win over Corca Dhuibhne of Kerry, the girls were beaten in the semi-final by eventual winners, Burrishoole of Mayo. Thanks to everyone who helped out with fundraising for and organising the trip.

Newtowngore Engineering U-17 League – The game against Ballinamore Sean O’Heslins didn’t go ahead on Sunday morning. The U-17’s travel to Fenagh on Saturday to take on the home side throw in 12noon. Best of luck to Fergus, Micky, Noel & the team.

Barna Recycling U-13 League – The U-13’s kicked off with a loss in Drumkeerin after a very early start on Sunday morning with a weakened team. We play Gortletteragh at home this Sunday at noon. Best of luck to Cyril, Kenneth, Richard & the lads.

U-11’s – The U-11’s had a good run out in Geevagh on Sunday morning. Many thanks to the Geevagh club for hosting the team.

Tony McGowan Run – The 6th Annual Tony McGowan Run took place on Sunday with a great turnout despite the weather. Well done to Drumshanbo Athletic Club on organising a great event.

Annual Race Night – The race night takes place on March 3rd in Conway’s. Anyone that can help out with sponsorship please contact any club officer. There will also be an awards presentation on the night.

Club Membership – Club membership is now due. Anyone who missed the registration night recently can still join by contacting registrar, Neil Nolan or any club officer.

Handball News – Drumshanbo had five participants in the Connacht Cumann na mBunscoil Finals in Salthill recently with Aidan Dowler, Aoife Nolan, Daire McCabe, Sean Nolan and Senan McGowan all taking part, congratulations to Aoife who won a bronze in the Girls U-13 Competition. Well done to all who made it to the finals. Congrats also to Dean Cornyn and Karl Foley who won the Leitrim Colleges First Year Doubles Final recently.

25 Card Drive – Allen Gaels 25 Card Game continues every  Sunday evening in Aras Phadraig at 8:30pm. Refreshments served. All welcome.

Lotto: There was no winner of the lotto jackpot & the numbers drawn were 11-12-19-20. The 5 prize winners of €20 each were: Josephine McCawley, Dowra; Phil McGowan, Drumshanbo; Sarah Beckett, Jamestown; Alex Jones, Dowra and Debra Keaney, Aughacashel. The jackpot now stands at €3,200.

Engagement: Congratulations to Andy Canning and Lisa Moran who announced their engagement at the weekend.

Sympathy: The club extends deepest condolences to the McKeon Family, Aughnagallop & Keshcarrigan, on the very sad passing of Ciaran’s brother, Damian, who was laid to rest in Drumcong last week. Ar dheis De go raibh a anam.

Annaduff GAA Club Notes 20/02/2018

Bord Na Óg – The U17s started their D2 league at home to Drumkeeran on Saturday last. The Annaduff lads got the first score with a point from a free by Liam but the visitors got the next 3 points before Michael got one between the posts. The visitors got 3 goals before the break while Liam scored 2 and Jason got 1 point to leave the sides 4-04 to 0-05. In the second half the Annaduff lads shook off the cobwebs and got more into the game which seen Liam get the first score with a point followed up by a goal from Jason another goal followed by Drumkeeran before Cormac found the net followed by a point from Frank and Jack H and another from a free by Liam leaving the sides a lot closer by the end of the game. Full-time score; Annaduff 2-09 Drumkeeran 5-07. We are away to RinnGaels on Saturday next at noon venue yet to be confirmed. Team: Padraig Kane, Joe O Carroll, Daniel Bosquette, Jack Kelly, Ultan Kelly, Jack Hughes(0-1), Francis Shanley(0-1), Jason Ward(1-1), Michael Murray(0-1), Declan Gill, Liam Taylor(0-5)(2f). Subs: Tommie Taylor for Declan, Cormac Kane(1-0) for Daniel.

U13s also started their D2 league home to Fenagh St Callins on Sunday last under terrible conditions a close game throughout finishing up with the visitors wining by 4 points. Full-time score Annaduff 3-05 Fenagh 2-12. We are away to Glenfarne/Kilty on Sunday next the 25th February.
Team: Liam McNamee, Eoghan Ridge, Patrick Beirne, Oran Beirne, Oisin Molloy, Kevin Faughnan, Darren Cox, Kyle Russell, Caelan Newton, Senan Mooney, Oisin Hannon, Eamonn Healy, Jack Higgins, Josh Gill and James Morgan.

Boys Underage Registration took place on Sunday there was a great turn out thanks to all the parents and Coaches for their help.

Lotto – The Annaduff Parish & GAA lotto Next draw takes place in the Brandywell Sunday 25th February. Jackpot now stands at €3700 !!! Please get your tickets from all pubs in the parish or an annual ticket is also available so get your tickets in and as always thanks for your continued support.

Leitrim Gaels GAA Club Notes 20/02/2018

Under 13 league – This year we have two under 13 teams. We are taking part in the 15 a side and reserve leagues. On Sunday last we played Dromahair in both completions, we had a good victory over Dromahair in both games. Congratulations to the management team. Training continues this evening from 7 to 8.15.We have a challenge game on Thursday evening at 7 in Ballyfarnon against Shannon Gaels. Next league game against Glencar/Manorhamilton on Saturday in Manorhamilton at 3:30pm.

Under 17 League – Our under 17 team began their campaign on Saturday morning last when they played St Josephs in Carrigallen. St Josephs were the stronger team and won by six points. The club wishes Donal Casey a speedy recovery and hope it will not be long before he is back playing again. Next league game this Saturday morning at 12 noon against Sean o Heslins in Ballinamore.

Un7,9 and 11s – Training for this season is starting this Friday evening for all girls and boys in the area. Training wil be indoors for the first few weeks in hall at Leitrim Gaels community field facilities. Under 7 Boys and Girls from 6-7pm. ‘s Under 9 and 11 boys and girls 7-8pm. This will carry on until we go outside in late March. Registration is due and will be collected on the night.

Membership – Membership for 2018 is now due. All players from underage to senior must pay membership for insurance reasons while training and playing for the club. It must also be stressed that all players must wear a mouth guard during all activities including training sessions.

Horse Racing Money – Can all outstanding Race night money be paid as soon as possible, allowing for Rarenight winners to be paid out.

Kiltubrid GAA Club Notes 20/02/2018

Condolences – We were deeply saddened to hear of the untimely passing of Damien McKeon on Sunday 11th. We express our sincere sympathy to his wife Marian, his children Cian, Ríona and Fionnan, His parents Ben and Peggy, brother Keiran, sisters Barbara, Jeannette and Mairead, brothers-in-law and sister in law, relatives, neighbours and many friends. Damien’s passing is a huge blow to the village of Keshcarrigan where he was well known for helping out behind the family bar. Damien will be fondly remembered by all who knew him as one of life’s true gentlemen. May he Rest In Peace.

Condolences – On behalf of all at the club we offer our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Gus Guckian who passed away peacefully recently. Gus was one of our former club players who helped to shape the club as it is today. Those who knew him will remember his playing days and his friendly demeanour. May he Rest In Peace.

Underage Fixtures – Our under 13 played their first fixture last weekend. Unfortunately, the result didn’t go their way even though they had a very strong display. This Sunday the 25th they are playing our neighbours St Caillins in Fenagh at 12 noon. Please show your support for our future footballers.

Scór Reminder – Senior Scor will take place on Saturday March 5th. Anyone interested in taking part in the competition please contact Maria Fallon on 0872261538 for more details.

NFL Competition – Well done to Lisa Mulligan who is our Round 3 winner of our NFL  Predictions Competition.  Liam wins a prize of €50. All postponed games from round 3 were marked null and void as per our rules.
Round 4 will take place this coming weekend the 24/25th of February.

Lip Sync Legends night – Park Fundraiser – Kiltubrid GAA & Kiltubrid Ladies GAA are excited to announce that we will be holding a Lip Sync Legends Night on Sat 17th November 2018 in The Landmark Hotel
All funds raised will be in aid of the Pairc Cill Tiobraid Re-Development due to get underway in the coming months.
Keep an eye on Facebook, Twitter & Club Notes over the coming Months for further updates.

Fixtures – Our junior team starts their first round of the league the weekend beginning the 4th of March while our Intermediate team will begin their league campaign the 31st of March. Times and dates are to be confirmed in the coming weeks.

Membership- Membership is now due. It can be purchased securely online now via KlubFunder.  Adult Players €40, Adult Student Players €25 and Non Playing Adult Member €40. Cash payments can be made to Mickey Earley (Players Registrar), Vincent Lee (Club Registrar) or Eoin Meehan (Treasurer).

Allianz League Leitrim v Limerick- Good luck to our County Seniors and their management team as they take on the men from Limerick next weekend. Div 4 has proven over the years that it’s as competitive as the higher divisions. This young panel of players deserve our patience and continued support going forward. Supporters club tickets are on sale throughout the county. Our club has an allocation to sell. Please continue to support if you can as the club will have to buy any unsold tickets. The prizes are generous and your support could land you a nice surprise on the night of the draw.