Allen Gaels GAA Club Notes 22/01/2018

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

All Ireland Volleyball Champions – Congratulations to Drumshanbo Vocational School who added the Cadette A Title to the senior victory before Christmas, in what has been an outstanding season for the school’s volleyball teams.

Allianz National League – Best of luck to Diarmuid McKiernan and the Leitrim team in the opening round of Division 4 against Antrim in Belfast this Sunday.

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

Date for your Diary – This year’s Tony McGowan 10k, 5k & 2.5k takes place on Sunday, February 18th. More details in the coming weeks.

Lotto – There was no winner of the lotto jackpot & the numbers drawn were 10-14-17-20. The 5 prize winners of €20 each were: Anna & Marian McGovern, Kilnagross; Frankie McPartland, Ballinaglera; Cara Pharmacy, Drumshanbo; Marie Casserly, Mahanagh and Gerry Cullen, Ballinaglera. The jackpot now stands at €2,800.

Engagement – Best wishes to Alan Wynne and Fiona Tiernan who announced their engagement at the weekend.

New Arrival – Congratulations to Jo and Paul McGovern on the birth of their daughter, Anna, in Boston in recent days.

Sympathy – The Club extends deepest condolences to Kathleen McManus and the Keane & Heron Families on the sad passing of Mrs. Ann McManus, Murhaun & deepest sympathy also to the family of the late Mrs. Kathleen McDermott, Drumlion, Carrick-on-Shannon, mother of county secretary, Attracta O’Reilly. May they rest in peace.