Fenagh St Caillins Annual Cycle – the clubs annual cycle took place on Saturday last. Their route took them via Aghacashel to Drumshanbo, on to Balinaglera where they had refreshments in Skerrie Rynns, next into Dowra, across to Drumkeeran down to Leitrim Village and back home via Keshcarrigan, a trip of 100km. From before the group of cyclists left until after their return the crew back in Fenagh Village kept the wheels turning on the ‘stationary’ bike and the support team on the road all worked hard to make the fundraising effort a great sucess. A sincere thank you to everyone who took part in the event. A special thank you to our main sponsor Majella and Quinn’s Bar, to our other major sponsor’s Hubie Reynolds Tarmac and Gilheaney & Co. Chartered Accountants. Also thank you to all our other sponsors both locally and further afield who gave so generously. All our returning cyclists and road crews received a meal kindly sponsored by Tommie and Fionnuala Smith @ CLaRA Home Catering. Thank you to the numerous donators who contributed to our collection on the day, indeed we were shocked and heartened by the amounts donated. Your support is kindly appreciated.
Smith Monumentals Leitrim Intermediate Championship – our seniors made it 3 wins from 3 when they overcame Aughavas on Saturday evening last in Cloone. Final score was Fenagh St Caillins 3.14, Aughavas 0.11. They have a weekend off this weekend and the Championship resumes on Saturday week, August 25th.
Smith Monumentals Leitrim Intermediate Championship – the lads made it two wins from two with victory over Cloone on Saturday last. Final score was Fenagh St Caillins 0.18, Cloone 3.04. The next game is in Cloone at 7pm on Saturday next and the opposition is Aughavas. Best of luck.
Pyramid Bookmakers Junior B Championship – our second team began their campaign on Sunday evening last and came out on top after a tough encounter with Aughawillan on a scoreline of 3.05 to 0.13. Well done to them and a special mention to Killian McLoughlin who returned to Junior football after a gap of 35 years!
John McCartin Newtowngore Engineering u17 Championship – on Monday last the team were defeated by St Joseph’s by 4.15 to 0.14. On Monday next 13 August they play St Mary’s in Pairc Sean O’Laodain at 7.30pm.
Barna Recycling u13 Championship – Fenagh were defeated by St Brigid’s on Friday evening last on a scoreline of Fenagh St Caillins 1.08, St Brigids 4.15. This Thursday 9th August they travel to play Drumkeeran with throw in at 7.30pm.
Annual Cycle – on Saturday 18th August this year Fenagh St Caillins are holding our annual cycle. This years event will commence and finish in Fenagh with two route options, 100km and 50km. Further details are available from event coordinator Jimmy Gilheaney. Sincere thank you to Majella Hunt and family of Quinn’s Bar, Fenagh who are the main sponsor for this years cycle.
Lotto – the results of our most recent lotto draw are. The jackpot was €2700. Numbers drawn were 1 6 3 4 5 7 8 2. There was no jackpot winner. €20 winners on the night were – Padraic Guckian, Sean & Bridgie Smith and Francie Prior. Yearly ticket holder winner of €20 was Laura Reynolds. Thank you for your continuing support.
Smith Monumentals Leitrim Intermediate Championship – the eagerly awaited intermediate c’ship commences this weekend with Fenagh St Caillins v Balinaglera in Ballinamore at 7pm on Saturday. Best of luck to the players and management. Lets all get out and make a big effort to support them during their campaign. The league game v Aughawillan, which was due to take place on Saturday evening last, was postponed as a mark of respect to the late Oliver Plunkett, Aughawillan Gaa Club President who passed away. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.
Dunnes Bar Div 1 League – wins over Drumkeeran midweek, 1.10 to 0.12 and Aughnasheelin at the weekend, 2.15 to 0.10 leave the team in a great position, third in the league with two games remaining. The penultimate league game is scheduled for this Saturday when we host Aughawillan in Pairc Sean O’Laodain at 7pm.
Dunnes Bar Div 1 League – on Saturday evening the team travelled to Kinlough and took on Melvin Gaels. Never an easy task but they braved the battle and with the help of a late penalty save from Paul Gill they came out on top on a scoreline of Fenagh St Caillins 3.07, Melvin Gaels 1.10. On Wednesday evening they host Drumkeeran in Pairc Sean O’Laodain at 8pm and on Saturday evening they travel to play Aughnasheelin with a 7pm throw in.
Longford Leitrim League – Congratulations to Fenagh St Caillins u12 team who were victorious over Carrick Sarsfields from Longford in the Diarmuid McKiernan/Paddy Collum Cup final played in Pairc Sean MacDiarmada on Thursday evening last. A game played in scorching conditions, it kept the supporters on the edge of their seats right to the end with the Fenagh lads never giving up and they were rewarded for their efforts with a goal close to the full time whistle which proved the winner. Final score Fenagh St Caillins 3.14, Carrick Sarsfields 3.12. Captain Adam Reynolds was presented with the Cup by Leitrim Bord na nOg Chairman Gerry Gallogly.
All Ireland Qualifiers – congrats to the Leitrim team who defeated Louth in last weekend’s clash. Fenagh St Caillins players Donal Wrynn and Ryan O’Rourke starred in the game and Jack Gilheaney has also recently joined the squad. Their reward for winning is a home game against Monaghan on Saturday afternoon next in Pairc Sean MacDiarmada. Best of luck.
All Ireland Qualifiers – good luck to the Leitrim team who take on Louth on Sat evening next in Pairc Sean MacDiarmada. The curtain-raiser to this game is the Connacht minor championship game between Leitrim and Roscommon which throws in at 5pm. Best of luck to Fenagh’s Donal Wrynn and Ryan O’Rourke in the senior game and Conall McGovern, Tom McKeon and Owen McLoughlin in the minor game.
Dunnes Bar Div 1 League – we hosted Leitrim Gaels on Sunday morning last in Pairc Sean O’Laodain. The game ended level 8pts each.
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