Aine Tighe – Best of luck to Aine Tighe who is set to play with Fremantle Dockers in the 2020 AFLW season.

Jersey Sponsorship – The Club would like to thank Kilcawley Construction for the generous sponsorship of a set of jerseys for the u9 Boys team.

Upcoming Fixtures – The Division 2 team take on Mohill at home next Sunday at 4 in their last game in Kiltubrid before pitch redevelopment.  MacDiarmada Gaels u15 play Mohill away on Thursday at 7.

All support is appreciated.

Club Meeting – May club meeting Monday 27th May at 9.30pm in the community hall. Please attend.

Registration – Any non-playing members who have not paid registration this year please do so asap to Sean Mc Morrow. Thank you.

Dunnes Bar League – Hard luck to the lads and management who lost to Drumkeerin at the weekend. No doubt they’ll be determined to get back to winning ways this weekend. They play Bornacoola at 2pm in Dromod. All support appreciated.

Ladies – Well done to the St Francis ladies who had a comprehensive victory over Fenagh last Friday. They play Manorhamilton at 1.30pm this Sunday in Ballinaglera. Good luck to the ladies and management.

Congratulations – Well done to the young boys who received their First Holy Communion last Saturday and the young boys and girls who were confirmed the previous week.

Engagement – Congratulations to club player Shane Mulvey who got engaged to Kathy Keegan recently in Australia. We look forward to seeing Shane back in the red and white some time and maybe even Kathy in a St. Francis jersey!

Games/Skills Camp – Well done to all children who took part in the skills camp and the blitz last Sunday in the park. A great day had by all. Thanks to the organisers, parents and club members who helped out in any way.

Lotto – Results for 17/5/19. Numbers drawn were 7, 18, 20, 22. No jackpot winner. Lucky dip winners were Cait Reynolds Eslin, Seamus Kennedy Mohill, Oisin Madden Mohill, Don Reynolds Eslin. Next weeks draw is in Cusacks. Jackpot €14,400. Thank you for your support.

Dunnes Bar Division 2 – We play Drumreilly on Sunday at 2pm in Drumreilly. Please come out and support.

Leitrim Juniors – Best of luck to Conor Beirne, Jamie Stenson and the Leitrim Junior team and management when they play Mayo in the Connacht Junior Championship in MacHale Park Castlebar at 4.30 pm on Saturday.

Leitrim Hurlers – Best of luck to The Leitrim Hurling team who take on Cavan in the Lory Maher Cup on Saturday at 3pm in Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada.

Lotto Results  –  Nos Drawn 1, 5, 6 and 13 – No Jackpot Winner  –  House Draw €25 Shirley Sammon – House Draw Alan Banks, – €25 Brendan McGirl, Gerry Geoghegan, Oisin McCarthy, Martin Beirne, Ryan and Lilly Moran, Sorcha Nic Aodha  –  Next Draw in The Commercial on Sunday night next – Jackpot €2,675 so make sure to get your ticéidí.

MAY WALK  –  Annual May Walk takes place this Sunday, May 26th at 1 pm – Registration from 12 Noon at Aughnasheelin Community Centre – Entry Fee €10 – all monies raised goes to the North West Hospice to help with all the great work that they do.  Come along on Sunday next and you can Walk, Run, Cycle – whatever takes your fancy and lovely Refreshments will be served afterwards – a great fun day for young and old.

Golf Classic  –  Our Annual Golf Classic is taking place at Ballinamore Golf Club on Saturday, June 15th – for further information please contact Peter Flynn 086 312 4137.

Schools Finals  –  Comhghairdeas to our girls’ team who had a good win in the schools final on Saturday last in Pairc Sean – commiserations to the boys who unfortunately lost – well done to all involved.

Combhhrón  –  Deepest sympathy to Joe, Patricia and Francis Dolan and their families on the recent death of their beloved wife, mother and grandmother Celia. Deepest sympathy to John, Betty and Eileen Creamer on the recent death of their mother and grandmother Mae – the oldest citizen in Aughnasheelin  –  god rest Celia and Mae.

Schools Football – Well done to both the Boys and Girls from St Josephs National school who won their respective Cumann na mBunscol finals on Saturday last. The girl’s team saw off the challenge of Drumshanbo National School in the Division 1 Shield Final. This was followed up by the boy’s team who captured the Division 1 League title by beating Annaduff National School.

Dunnes Bar Division 1 – The senior team returns to auction in the Dunnes Bar Division 1 league on Sunday next when they host Aughawillian in Leitrim. The game throws in at 2pm. All support would be very much welcome.

Under 15 – The under 15 team had a busy week gone by. On Thursday, last they played Annaduff and came out victorious, winning 3-05 to 1-09. Then on Monday evening, they hosted Melvin Gaels and secured another win 2-13 to 1-14. They play Drumkerran at home tomorrow Thursday at 7pm

Club Annaduff – Firstly on behalf of Annaduff GAA thank you for loyal support and membership of Club Annaduff in 2018, all funds raised by Club Annaduff GAA helping our club to continue the great coaching and development activities in our juvenile girls and boys and our adult teams. Contact Kevin Ludlow, Ciaran Dolan or John Thornton for renewal / new member always welcome. Any further details are available on the Annaduffgaa.ie web page.

Speedy Recovery – Annaduff GAA would like to wish our Club President Fr.Wall a speedy recovery following a recent illness.

Annaduff National School – Hard luck to the management and players from the School boys team who narrowly lost out to Leitrim NS on Saturday last in the Division 1 Cup final held in Pairc Sean MacDiarmada. At the break the Annaduff lads led by 3 points but Leitrim seemed to get on top in the second half. Finishing out Annaduff 2-04 to Leitrim 1-08. But none the less a brilliant achievement for the players to play at the highest level in the competition. No doubt in a few short years their names will be well known on the Annaduff senior and Leitrim panel.

Connacht Championship – Hard luck to our Club representatives on the County scene last weekend. With Aine Fitzpatrick with the U16s Leitrim Girls, Jack Hughes on the Leitrim Minors where Leitrim hosted Mayo in Ballinamore on Friday evening and Viv Egan on the Leitrim Senior Ladies who hosted Roscommon in Carrick on Shannon.

Annaduff GAA Summer camp – This years Kelloggs summer camp will take place from the 8th to the 12th of July. Open to boys and girls aged between six and thirteen. At a cost of €60 for first child and €55 for a second.  A great week of entertainment is assured so go onto  www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie and book your place.

Annaduff, Drumsna, Jamestown Defibrillator Group – Thank you so much to each and everybody who supported us so generously in our fundraising Spinathon at Tesco Carrick on Saturday last.  The proceeds will be split between Temple Street Children’s hospital and the defib group. They are hoping to get at least one defib into Dromod village this year. A huge thank you to Gerry from Trailblazers, Dublin Road, Carrick on Shannon who generously supplied the bikes and equipment for the Spinathon. 

The Westlink Coaches U15 – The U15s were home to Leitrim Gaels on Thursday last. Unfortunately, our lads lost after a cracking close encounter.  Full-time score: Annaduff 1-09 to Leitrim Gaels 3-05.
Team: Liam McNamee, Mel Fitzpatrick, Eoghan Ridge, Daniel Lyons, Craig McGuinness, Adam Maxwell, Niall Quigley, Tommie Taylor, Darren Cox, Senan Mooney, Cian Dockery, Jack Higgins, Eamonn Healey, Sub: Nathan Cox, Caolan Newton.

Lotto – The Annaduff Parish & GAA lotto next draw took place in the Brandywell, Dromod on Sunday last the 19th of May. 5, 9, 17, 19 There was No winner
Donnacha Hever €50
Jason Ward    €25
Eamon Healy  €25
Helen Toolan  €25
Kyran Cox     €25
The next draw takes place in McLoughlins Drumsna on Sunday the 2nd of June, where the Jackpot now stands at €2900. So as always please get your tickets in and Thank you for your continued support !!!

Fixtures – The Westlink Coaches U15s League away to Melvin Gaels on Friday the 24th of May at 7pm.
The Annaduff Ladies home to St.Josephs on Friday the 24th at 7:30pm.
The Dunnes Bar Division 1 League home to St Mary’s on Sunday the 26th of at 2pm.

FIXTURES – THURSDAY 23rd May

2019 Westlink Coaches U15 Div 1 League Round 7

St. Mary’s V’s St. Brigid’s at 7pm in Páirc Naomh Mhuire

SUNDAY 26th May

Dunnes Bar ACL Division 1 League

Annaduff V’s St. Mary’s at 2pm in Annaduff

Good luck to both teams, please support.

WESTLINK COACHES U15 – Well done to our U15 team and management who came away with a very impressive win on Monday evening St. Joseph’s on a score line of 9.18 to 3.11. They play St. Brigid’s on Thursday evening in Páirc Naomh Mhuire.

SWAN BAR DIVISION 3 –  Well done to our Junior A team who beat Glenfarne/Kilty on Saturday last on a score line of 2.10 to 2.09

INTERMEDIATE LADIES – Best wishes to Bornacoola/St Mary’s who play their last remaining fixture versus Mohill this Sunday May 26th in Páirc Naomh Mhuire at 11am.  Please support.

KELLOGG’S CÚL CAMP – It’s Cúl Camp registration time again. Our dates for the camp in Carrick are July 1st-5th (10am-2pm).  It costs €60 for the week for the 1st child, €55 for 2nd child and €45 for 3rd and subsequent children.

Children must be 6 years old at the time of the camp.

Bookings are only taken online using the following link.

https://www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie/booking/?county=Leitrim

The club or club personnel are not permitted to take bookings. It must be via the above link.

It is recommended that you register your children for the camp very soon as it was oversubscribed last year due to high demand.

LEITRIM U20 – Good luck to Leitrim U20’s who play Sligo in The Philly McGuinness Cup Group 1-GAA U20 Football Dev League this Wednesday 22nd in Kent Park Sligo at 8pm.  The following St. Mary’s lads are on the team: Jack Barnes, Oisín Bohan, Mark Diffley, Fintan Early, Paul Keaney, Diarmuid Kelleher, David O’Connell & Seán Reynolds.

Dunnes Bar Division 2 – the lads were out against Ballinaglera last Saturday in Drumkeerin. A big game, it always draws a crowd. At half time the score was Drumkeerin 1-07 to Ballinaglera 0-06. Under some pressure, Ballinaglera kept the game close for a long period of the second half but out lads rallied towards the end to win by 6 with a full-time score of Drumkeerin 1-15 to Ballinaglera 1-09. Next up we have Cloone, the game is at home on Sunday at 2pm. We’ve had great support as always, make sure to come and support our lads. Best of luck to all the lads and management.

Underage – our U15s were out on Monday, they played Annaduff in Drumkeerin in a shoot out of a game finishing 7-10 to 6-13. They’ll be out again on Thursday for their final league game of the year which is against Leitrim Gaels. Throw in at 7pm, come out and suppose them. Best of luck to players and management.

Leitrim Junior Championship – Best of luck to Jason Byrne who’s playing with the Leitrim team against Mayo in McHale Park, Castlebar, on Saturday. Throw in is at 4:30pm. Best of luck to Jason and the team.

Lotto Results – the numbers drawn were 1, 3, 10, 18. There was no jackpot winner of €4700. The five €20 winners were 1. Marie McWeeney (Keshcarrigan), 2. Lauren Fee, 3. Chris Torsney, 4. Florance McTiernan, 5. Frankie Fee.

Drumkeeran GAA Yearly Lotto – You can now purchase your Drumkeeran GAA Yearly Lotto online via the link below. If you know of anyone who may be interested in purchasing (especially family and friends outside the club or living abroad) please share and spread the word. Cost is €50 plus €4.23 handling fee (club will receive €50). https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/drumkeeran-gaa-yearly-lotto-tickets-60069183545

Thanks to everyone who has bought tickets. Our annual ticket sellers will be calling to all houses in the area within the coming days. This is our biggest fundraiser to help run our GAA club each year.

Lotto – There was no winner of tonight’s lotto jackpot of €6,400 with the numbers 7-15-16-18 drawn out. The 5 winners of €20 are: David O’Rourke; Ballinaglaera, Anna McGovern; Kilnagross, Jessica Hogan; Cork, Donal Hogan; Cork & Pauline Finlay; Drumshanbo. Next week’s jackpot now stands at €6,500. Thank you again for all your continued support and the annual lotto tickets are now available for €85. That means entry into 52 draws for the price of 42. Please contact Larry Burke, John Nolan, Seamus Heron or Fergal McPartland for further information.

Dunnes Bar Division 1 League – No joy for the lads at the weekend against Manorhamilton but encouraging signs were shown in the second half especially as we were trailing 2-12 to 4 points at half time. A spirited second-half performance brought us back into the game as we were well on top in the second half with the final score Allen Gaels 2-9 Manor 3-17. We travel to Melvin Gaels next Sunday afternoon with a 2pm thrown in so again best of luck to all the lads.

Westlink Coaches U-15 league – The lads defeated Dromahair last Thursday evening making it 5 wins out of 5 games and they now face Mohill at home this Thursday evening at 7pm so again best of luck to all the lads and please support.

St Francis Ladies – well done to the ladies who had a good victory on Friday evening last away to Fenagh keeping them top of the table with 1 game against Manorhamilton remaining. The second team’s game against St. Josephs was postponed on Sunday morning. This week’s fixtures see the senior team play Manor at home on Sunday at 1.30 pm and the second team plays Keeldra Gaels in Gortletteragh on Friday evening at 7.30 please come out and support the two teams.

25 Card Drive – The card game continues in Aras Padraig every Sunday night at 8:30pm. All welcome.

Mothers & Others – Training has returned to the pitch again on Wednesdays at 8pm anyone with an interest in learning new skills or those who may have played previously are welcome to join. It’s a great opportunity to get fit, have fun and make new friends! All are welcome.

U-14 Girls – Hard luck to the girls who lost out to Dromahair last Tuesday evening. They play St. Josephs this Tuesday evening at home. Please come out to support the girls.

Sympathy – the club sends its deepest sympathies to the Tivnan Family on the passing of Annie’s sister Margaret Peck in the USA, Fox family Aughaguinea on the passing of Philip Fox & the family and friends of Fr. Michael Guckian who passed away last week. My they all Rest In Peace.

Cúl Camps – This year’s Cúl camps take place in Drumshanbo from Monday the 8th to Friday the 12th of July. Booking for the camp can only be done online by going on to www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie and following the instructions. These bookings should be done ASAP to avoid disappointment.

Schoolboys Win – Well done to our Schoolboys who won their final last Saturday against Kilnagross. It was exciting stuff, half time we were ahead 4-04 to 2-02 but Kilnagross cut our lead down to two points with two well-taken goals in the first minute of the second half. Our lads dug deep and put in some outstanding performances and came away with a win on a score line 7-09 to 5-05. Well done lads and coaches.

Westlink Coaches U15 – Our U15s travelled to Ballinamore last Thursday evening to take on Sean McDiarmuid Gaels which is an amalgamation of Kilturbrid and Ballinamore. We hit the ground running from the start. We never gave them an inch anywhere on the field. Half time score was Gort 13  Mc Diarmuid Gaels 03.  We continued the second half in the same style. Final score was Gort 3-17 MC Diarmuid Gaels 1-05. It’s a credit to the coaches and players to play such a nice style of football. Keep up the good work lads. Next up is Mohill on Monday at home (gone by at the time of reading this) and Manorhamilton away tomorrow (Thursday) evening.

County Juniors – Best of luck to Seamus Quinn and Sean Hynes who are part of the County junior management who take on Mayo in the Connacht Junior Football Semi Final on Saturday evening, the curtain raiser to Mayo v Roscommon.

Weekend Fixtures – Division 1 resumes on Sunday and we are away to Glencar Manor.

Golf Classic – Our Annual Golf Classic is taking place at Ballinamore Golf Club on Saturday, June 15 for details please contact Peter Flynn.

1st Holy Communion – Good luck to our young boys and girls who are making their Holy Communion on Sunday next  –  Sean McTeigue, Sean McNulty, Ella Grace and Jamie Kinsella, Jennifer Prior and Miceal Flynn  –  hope you all have a wonderful day.

May Walk  –  Sunday 26th May will see the annual walk, run, cycle take place enrolment at Community Centre at 1pm.

All Ireland – Comhghairdeas to Allanah Gunn, Cillian Cullen and Darragh Gunn who are all dancers with the Karl McCartin School of Dance and recently won All Ireland Medals in the group dance at the finals in Dublin well done to all

Leitrim GAA – Hard luck to the Leitrim team on their championship opener defeat to Roscommon, the lads put in a great effort.

Dunnes Bar Fixtures – League division one returns this Saturday at 19:00 when the lads will be taking on Aughawillian in the Pairc your support for the lads will be greatly appreciated.

Sponsored Cycle – Special thanks to all of our intrepid cyclists that took the long and the hard way to Roscommon on Sunday, thankfully the weather was good and our support team of mechanics and medical staff was not needed with all of our cyclists making it to the Hyde in time with little or no injury and just a thirst for pints. Special thanks to the organising committee, cyclists and of course everyone that sponsored us on the day.

Under 13 – We are commencing training this Thursday at 7.30pm in Ballinamore. All players to attend. We are also entering an Under 12 team in the cross counties league taking place in June. We want players in their last year under 11 to join trading with the u13 squad in preparation. If you have a son of appropriate age please bring him along on Thursday.

Nursery, U9 and U11 – Special thanks to Enda Lyons who joined are u9 and u11 training on Monday evening, Enda one of our Leitrim GAA games development officers was a great help in assisting both coaches and players and helped put us all through our paces!

U9 and U11 training continuous each and every Monday evening at 19:00 in the Páirc with the Nursery players out on Saturdays at 10am

Cúl Camps Venues 2019 – This year’s camp will be in Ballinamore from July 1st to the 5th , this is a great camp for all the children and registration is now open, please ensure you register early as you cannot register on the day.

Membership – Folks, membership of Ballinamore Seán Ó hEislin’s is now open for 2019. The prices are; family members €80 (Family Constitutes a maximum of two adults and any number of children under the age of 18); adult single €40; under 18 €20. Please contact Walter Sharpley on 0861236207 or Shane Harte on 087 7985069 to make payment

Club Lotto Monday 13.05.19

Numbers Drawn 6 0 7 3 2 1 4 5.

Ní raibh aon bhuaiteoir den Lotto ar Dé Luan seo caite. Duaiseanna do dhaoine a bhí i láthair ar an oíche:

House Draw Marge McLoughlin

Sponsored Hugh McTague

€40 each. Colm O’Reilly, Ballinamore. Joseph Mulvey, Killaneen. Sylvia Dolan, Stradermott. David & Greg, C/o Poor Scholar. , Next week’s draw takes place in The Heritage bar with a jackpot of €2800.