Glencar/Manorhamilton GAA Club Notes 06/11/2017

U21 Championship –  Our U21s play St Joseph’s away this Sunday at 12noon in Round 2 of the U21 Championship with venue TBC.  Please support.

 Lotto – Our fortnightly lotto draw took place in Killasnett Co-Op on 1/11/17.  Numbers drawn were 9, 16, 19, 32.  There was no winner of the Jackpot of Euro 2,575.  Consolation prizes went to Jennifer Montgomery (Yearly Ticket), Siobhan O’Hara, Aidan Heron (Yearly Ticket), Frank Davit and Sean and Kathleen Ferguson (Yearly Ticket).  The jackpot now stands at Euro 2,650.  Thank you for your continued support.

Sympathy – We offer heartfelt sympathy to Martin McDermott, Clooneen Park and James and Mickey McDermott, Strawbrick following the death of their sister Anne Walsh, Rosscahill, Galway.  May She Rest in Peace.

AGMs – Many thanks to all who attended the Ladies and Coiste na nÓg AGMs recently.  It is great to see so many people interested in our club affairs at all levels.

Club AGM – Our Club AGM takes place on Saturday 25th November at 8pm sharp in the Bee Park Community Centre – please keep the date free in your diary.

Longford/Leitrim Hurling League Champions – A fantastic performance by our senior hurlers saw them crowned the Leitrim/Longford League winners on Saturday in Pairc Sean.  They defeated Longford Slashers in the Final on a scoreline of 1-15 to 3-6.  Well done to Terry and all the lads.

Wedding Bells – Congrats to former club player James Kerrigan of Kerrigan Quarries and Julianne Prieto who were married at the weekend in America.  We wish the happy couple many years of health and happiness.

Gaeltacht Scholarships – Leitrim GAA is offering grants for attendance at Gaeltacht courses to Leitrim boys and girls as part of their promotion of an Ghaeilge.  These grants are open to registered members of Leitrim GAA clubs, boys or girls.  Application forms can be accessed on the Leitrim GAA website.

U16 Ladies – The girls had a busy schedule of football last week with no less than 3 games in 4 days.  They were defeated by St Francis away and recorded a home win over Mohill and an away win over St Brigid’s.  They will contest the 15 aside Championship Final this weekend against St Francis.  Check our Facebook Page for confirmation of the fixture and please support the girls in their quest to bring silverware back to the club.

Minor Ladies – The Minor girls will play the Roscommon champions, Clann na nGael in the Connacht Minor Championship semi-final on Sunday 26th November with venue TBC.  Please keep the date free.  We wish them well in their preparations.

Club Academy – This Friday night our Club Academy continues in the Gym at St Clare’s Comprehensive School with U7’s from 6.30 – 7.30 pm and U9’s from 7.30 – 8.30pm.