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EASTER FUN GAA CAMP
Well done to all the coaches that volunteered their time to facilitate the Roscommon Ladies Easter camp that was held in Johnstown from Monday 21st March to Thursday 24th of March. Dylan Colgan was head coach with Rian Mc Namara, Sinead Farrell, Shauna Connell, Kayleigh Dunning, Niamh Fallon from Clann na nGael. The camp was also assisted by Lauren Curran and Rachel Gallagher from St. Brigids. Participants had a great time and a very productive week under the flag of Roscommon. Participants were delighted to receive their medals from Roscommon footballer Senan Kilbride. Some of the participants played at half-time in the Hyde Park on Easter Sunday when Roscommon took on Mayo.
UNDER 10’S PROIVDE GUARD OF HONOUR FOR ROSSIES
Clann na nGael Under 10 boys preformed a guard of honour for Roscommon v Mayo League encounter on Sunday and also played at half time displaying skill way beyond the years. Well done lads, you did the club proud!
Players involved: Jason Dolan, Liam O Flaherty, James Doherty, John Hurley, Aaron Hurley, Adam Shine, Kevin Jordan, David Gavin, Luke Duignan, Conor Fennell, Gavin McManus, Billy Glennon, Dylan Rooney, Ronan McClean and Oisin Deehan.
JUNIOR TEAM BATTLE HARD FOR VICTORY AGAINST ST. DOMINICS
CLANN NA NGAEL (C) 1-09 ST. DOMINICS (B) 1-06
With a blend of youth and experience, Clann Junior B team battled hard to successfully win this tough encounter.
Note that Clann is the only team in the county to to field a third team and therefore play play the second teams in this league.
Clann started very well and Martin Costello (who had a fine game throughout) netted early in the first half. Daragh Kildea, Dylan Earle and Emmet Rock knocked over some nice points with Clann looking the better side in the first half.
The second half saw Ray Fallon in goal and the player/manager brought off two fine saves to hold out from a pressured second half display by St Dominics. A good win for Clann.
Team: R. Fallon, S.Óg McManus, P. Harney, G. Nicholson, N. Connaughton, C. Connaughton, D. Kildea, M. Costello, E. Rock, S. McManus, D. Earle, E O’Neill, I. Naughton, D. Harney, S. Lacey, M.Keena, M. O’Hanlon, P. O’Brien.
UNDER 16’S FALL SHORT IN TIGHT DIV.1 LEAGUE FIXTURE
CLANN NA NGAEL 2-5 ST. BRIGIDS 1-11
Clann U-16s had their third outing in the U-16 League last Sunday morning against their neighbours, St. Brigids.
Both teams gave their all in what was a good game of football in testing weather conditions. The lads from Kiltoom, Cam and Curraghboy ran out winners by 3 points in the end because they adapted better to the conditions, especially in the second half. The lads from Clann will learn from last Sunday’s game.
Clann Panel: S. Seery, S. Ryan, O. Lennon, M. Kelly, A. Wall, S. Reynolds, D. Reynolds, A. Harney, D. Duff, P. Mc Manus (0-3), D. Sumner, E. Fallon, J. Nugent (1-0), N. Macken, C. O’Brien, C. Fallon-McGowan (0-1), R. Hardiman (1-0), F. Lennon (0-1), Dar Mc Manus, J. Feeney, A. Hunter, C. Lennon, J. Middleton, D. Westman.
U.16 LADIES RECORD ANOTHER CHAMPIONSHIP VICTORY
CLANN NA NGAEL 7-15 ST BRIGIDS 2-03
U16’s ladies championship game was played against St Brigids in Kiltoom on Monday 28th March at 4pm.
Final Score Clann 7-15 St Brigids 2-03.
Another great performance by clans u16’s ladies team today in kiltoom. Brilliant conditions added to the great scoring. Exceptional defence throughout the game. All players showed great football skills.
Team: Eadaoin Lennon, Amy Shine, Megan Mc Manus, Molly Dolan, Emma Kildae, Ide Crehan, Caoimhe Galvin, Megan Kelly, Kelley Colgan, Aine Connaughton, Kara Earle, Ailbhe Mc Manus, Roise Lennon, Rachel Naughton, Aishling Mc Goldrick.
Subs: Christina Connell, Gillian Murray, Aoife o’Brien, Danielle Greasley, Kayleigh Shine, Ellie Hewitt, Aoife o’Neill, Colleen Mc Manus
Training for the Girls U.6 & U.8 as well as Boys U.6 teams starts on Sunday April 10th in Johnstown from 10.30am – 11.30am.
Training for Boys U.8 teams starts back on the 3rd April at 10:30am
Tuesday 29th March – Castlerea – 18:30 – U.16 Div.1 League vs. Castlerea
Thursday 31st March – Johnstown – TBC – U.14 Div.1 League vs. Pearses
Thursday 31st March – Johnstown – TBC – U.14 Div.4 League vs. M.Glaveys
Saturday 2nd April – Johnstown – TBC – U.16 Div.1 League vs. Roscommon Gaels
Sunday 3nd April – Strokestown – 11:30 – Junior B League vs. Strokestown
Matches are subject to change, please check the Fixtures List on clanngaa.ie for updates.
The draw took place in The Mill on Sunday 27th of March with a jackpot of €2,200. The numbers drawn were 9-14-15-21.
No winner, One match 3’s win €200:
John Conway C/O Bernie Reilly
Next week’s jackpot is €2,400 and the draw will be in Connaughtons.
Thanks to everyone who supports Clann’s Lotto every week.