Aughnasheelin GAA Club Notes 18/05/2018

Ladies Div 2 Champions Oughteragh Gaels – Congratulations to Oughteragh Gaels on their fantastic win over St Francis in the Division 2 league final on Saturday in Leitrim Village. The girls finished well ahead with a lead of 2 goals at the final whistle, final score 3:9 to 1:9.  Great success for the team who have worked hard all year.  Thanks to Rory O Rourke and team for their work with the girls, we wish the team every success in Division 1 next year.  Roll on the championship girls!

Dunnes Bar Div 1 Result – our senior lads played Ballinamore Sean O hEslins on Saturday evening in Ballinamore.  It was a very hard fought battle and the loss of Ciaran Cullen, Fintan Fitzpatrick and Fergal Earley through injuries was a huge blow for us, but nevertheless, the lads played their hearts out and never gave up.  Final score Ballinamore 1-14 Aughnasheelin 0-12.  We wish Ciaran a speedy recovery from his collarbone injury.

New York trip – most of our travellers have returned at this stage and a great time had by all, by all accounts. Well done to Leitrim on their win and best of luck to them on Saturday week against Roscommon.Golf Classic –Fundraising golf classic takes place on Saturday 26th May at Ballinamore Golf Club. Tee times available from Peter Flynn Colin Moran or Eamon Bennison 086-3124137, 087-6774137. Team entry is  €120.00 for a team of 4.  Anyone who would like to sponsor can also contact Peter Flynn or any of the GAA Club committee.  Also, anyone who would be willing to help out with catering on the day please contact Lorraine Keegan.

West Link Coaches Under 15 St Brigid’s – Well done to our under 15 team who are doing really well in the league and now are joint top of the table with Dromahair. Next game for them is Thurs evening in Kiltubrid at 7.30 pls come along and support them. Following game is a home game against Melvin Gaels on Monday 21st 7.30pm

Confirmation – Congratulations to Aoibhinn, Riona, Francis and Shane who received were confirmed on Sunday last in Ballinamore. Hope you all had a lovely day.

Exams – Exam time for many of our students so we would like to wish them all every success at this time.

August Bank Holiday weekend event – the club intends to hold a few events over the bank holiday weekend in  August, so just a note to keep the weekend free and if you have any family abroad maybe you could let them know.

Sympathy – Our sincere sympathy to Kellie Mahon and the Gill family on the sad passing of Kellie’s dad William Gill over the weekend.  May he rest in peace.

Club Lotto takes place on Sunday 20th May in Smyth’s Siopa Ól. Jackpot now stands at €5,525.00!!