Aughavas Club Notes – 14/8/2017

Aughavas GAA Notes – 14/08/17


We suffered a disappointing 1-10 to 0-9 defeat at the hands of Drumkeerin on Sunday last in Pairc Sean. We have no game this coming weekend.


Lotto Draw will take place in Terry Shortt’s “The Heritage Bar” in Ballinamore this Saturday night 19th August with Pauline& Fintan’s team in charge.  Jackpot stands at €8,900.  Lotto envelopes €2 each or three envelopes for €5.



Our Golf Classic took place on Saturday 1st July last with 22 Teams taking part.  We would like to thank all our sponsors, teams, and to all food donations/ green fees received.  We would also like to thank you all for the support we had on the day with a special thanks to our ladies in the kitchen and Ballinamore Golf Club.

The sponsors were: Adrian Charles, Aidan Brady, Andy & Mary McGovern, Annette Bohan, Anthony & Ellen Curran, Ashfield Healthcare Ltd, Brady Fire Prevention, Bradys of Arva, Cathal Sheridan Martstores, Central Motors, Cllr Paddy O’Rourke, Cool Build Ltd, Damien Conefrey, Declan Maguire, Enda McNamara, Fox & O’Rourke, Frank Niblock, Gerry Moran (Dublin), Golden Vale Mart, Helen & Martin Kenny, John Conefrey, Kevin Sheridan Gortnamone Co-op, Mary McCaffrey, Michael O’Rourke, Michael & Mossie Whelan, Oliver Moran, Peter McIntyre, Peter McKiernan, Ray McBrien, Terry & Margaret Blessing, The Dugout, Tom McLoughlin Transport, Wisley Ecclesticals Supplies, Philomena McWeeney, Winston Harkness, Quinn Ashwood Veterinary Centre Ltd.

We received Food donations from: Martina Williams, Stonehse C & C, Scollan Butchers, Supervalu Ballinamore, Marion McCabe, Pauline McKiernan, Breege Brady, Pat McCabe, Ellis Fruit & Veg, Gallogly Catering, Cully’s Bakery, Dan & Mary O’Brien, Clare McCaffrey, Pat Mitchell, Helen Kenny, Annette Bohan, Josephine Maguire, Catherine Shortt, Regina Canning, Ronnie’s Fruit & Veg, Maureen McNamara.

We received Green Fees from: Ballinamore Golf Club, Slieve Russell Golf Club, Farnham Estate and PD Golf.

Our Golf Classic winners will be listed in next week’s notes.



Cairde Liatroma is a new Development Draw being organised to support Leitrim GAA. Supporters of Cairde Liatroma are asked to make a monthly contribution of €10 by way of bank standing order, or a yearly contribution of €100. There are monthly draws for individuals and club prizes also. There will also be yearly draws with 5 club prizes of €1,000 and two individual prizes of €1,100. Support is encouraged from those both at home and abroad. Anyone interested in supporting Cairde Nua is asked to contact Ray McBrien @ 0876699752 or any Aughavas Club Officer.



Aughavas G.A.A. Club wish to congratulate former players Mark Bohan, Augharan and Adrian Tiernan, Correnary who recently got married (although not to each other). Mark wedded Sinead McLoughlin on Friday last 11th August.  Whereas Adrian Tiernan and his bride Aishling Gilroy got married on Saturday 12th August. We wish both couples every health and happiness in their married lives. The door is still open lads, if ye want to reignite your promising football careers.


Aughavas Club extends its deepest sympathy to the Conefrey family, Lisgillock on the death of Caroline’s mother Peggy Campbell. Ar dheis de go raibh a anam.