Allen Gaels GAA Club Notes 30/07/2018

Connacht Gold Senior Championship – The senior team had a good start to the championship against Bornacoola in Cloone on Friday evening emerging winners on scoreline of 3-14 to 1-07. The club wishes Brian Duffy from Bornacoola a speedy recovery. We play St. Mary’s in Pairc Sean on Saturday at 5:30pm. Best of luck to the squad and the management team of Sean, Paddy & Angus.


Pyramid Bookmakers Junior A Championship – Hard luck to the lads who lost out to a strong Glencar Manorhamilton outfit on Sunday in Pairc Sean.


St. Francis Ladies – The ladies have a bye this weekend.


U-17’s – The U-17’s were defeated by Leitrim Gaels last week and we have 2 home games coming up against St. Josephs this week and St. Marys next Monday evening. Best of luck to all concerned.


U-13’s – The lads are away on Thursday evening to Drumkeerin. Best of luck to the team & management.


Niall Higgins Tournament – The annual Niall Higgins Memorial Tournament takes place in the park on the Bank Holiday Monday first game at 11am. Anyone available to help out on the day would be very welcome.


Lotto – There was no winner of the lotto jackpot last week the numbers drawn were 06-12-19-26. The prize winners of €20 each were: Patricia Coggins, Leitrim Village; Enda McGloin, Drumshanbo; Una McAvoy, Ardcolum; Bridgie Brogan, Dowra Road; Oisin Conway, Trim. The jackpot now stands at €2,400.


Wedding Bells – Heartiest congratulations to Ray Beirne and Orla McGuinness who were married on Saturday. We wish the newly-wed couple every happiness together.


Sympathy – The Club extends deepest condolences to the Doyle Family on the sad passing of Dessie & Seamus’ sister, Mary Moran, who was laid to rest in Glasson at the weekend. Sincere sympathy also to the Gilchriest Family, on the sad passing of James, who was laid to rest in Drumshanbo last week. Condolences to the Spellman Family, Diffier on the recent passing of Bernadette’s sister, Elizabeth McGinley in Sligo and finally to the Beirne Family, Drumleague on the passing of Tommy Beirne. May they rest in peace.