Allen Gaels GAA Club Notes 21/03/2018

Swan Bar Division 3 – Our match away to Gortletteragh did not go ahead as we received a walkover on Sunday morning. We travel to Fenagh this Saturday to play the home side at 5pm. Best of luck to all concerned.

Newtowngore Engineering U-17 League – The U-17’s had a good win away to Leitrim Gaels on Saturday morning on a scoreline of 2-10 to 3-04. Best of luck to Mickey, Fergus, Noel and the team in their home fixture against Mohill this Saturday at 12noon.

Barna Recycling U-13 League – The U-13’s lost out to St. Brigids in the pitch on Monday. We have a bye this weekend. Best of luck to Cyril, Kenneth, Richard & the lads in the rest of the league.

St. Francis Ladies – The ladies got the better of Oughteragh Gaels in a very tight encounter in the park on Sunday morning.  We prevailed on a scoreline of 4-07 to 4-06 with goals from Ciara McTigue, Aine Flood & Ailish Cornyn completing a great comeback after we trailed by 4 points in the first half. Well done to Paul, Gareth & the team.

U-14 Girls – The girls were beaten by St. Marys on Friday evening last in the park. Best of luck to the squad & to Dermot & Ruth in their upcoming matches.

Underage Coaching – The Saturday morning sessions are back at the park from this Saturday morning at 10am for boys U-7 to U-11 & girls U-7 to U-12. Also best wishes to the U-11 boys who are taking part in the halftime exhibition games in Pairc Sean for the match against Wicklow.

Mothers and Others – Gaelic Football training has resumed on Wednesdays in The Mayflower 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.

Table Quiz: St. Francis Ladies will hold a table quiz in the Lough Allen Hotel this Friday March 23rd. Teams of 4 at €40 per table and there will be a raffle & door prize on the night. Please support.

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 10-12-19-20. The 5 prize winners of €20 each were: Terry Beckett, Jamestown; Kevin Gilhooly, Drumduff North; Andrew Riley, Ballinaglera; Delia Mann, Jamestown and Anna McGovern, Kilnagross. The jackpot now stands at €3,600.

Allianz NFL Division 4: Best wishes to Diarmaid & the Leitrim squad who play Wicklow in Carrick this Sunday.