Western Gaels

Western Gaels GAA News update May 24th

Western Gaels

The club extends its congratulations to Seanie MacDermott who made his 150th appearance in a Roscommon Jersey on Sunday last. A fantastic personal achievement for Seanie who has given a large part of his life to his club and county and Western Gaels are extremely proud to call him as one our club men.

Roscommon County Team

Congrats to our County team who defeated Leitrim on Sunday afternoon last and to our club reps Seanie Mac and Cathal Cregg.

Western Gaels GAA Lotto Results

Lotto results for weekly lotto draw dated 21/05/16
Number Drawn: 19-21-23-26
No Jackpot Winner.
€20 Winners
· Carmel Quinn
· Oliva Moffat
· David Regan
· Tommy Collins Jnr
· Michael Gilligan

Next Draw Venue: Higgins’
Next Draw Date: 28/05/16
Next Jackpot: €4,700

Club Merchandise

Western Gaels has a full range of club merchandise available (Polo Tops, jerseys, togs, socks, hoodies, beanie hats, gear bags etc etc) for the new football season which kicks of in a few weeks time. Check out our full range on www.westerngaels.com and is is also available to purchase in Cooney’s Shop in Tibohine and from the Club Shop in Frenchpark. Contact James Ryan 086 8293783 for further information.

Ladies Football

Adult Ladies Team:
The Kilrane O’Callaghan & Co. sponsored adult ladies team defeated Strokestown in round 4 of the league on Friday evening last, final score Western Gaels 2-11 Strokestown 1-08. The girls are back inaction this Sunday when they welcome St. Brigid’s to Frenchpark on Sunday morning next. Check Fixtures for confirmed details.

U-14 Ladies Team:
The U-14 ladies team lost out to St. Dominics on Wednesday evening last in round 2 of the league. On Wednesday evening next the girls play Shannon Gaels in Frenchpark. Check fixtures for confirmed details.

U-12 Ladies Team:
The U-12 girls team lost out to St. Barry’s in round 2 of the championship. They play Oran next Sunday evening in Oran. Check fixtures for confirmed details.

Gaelic For Mothers:
Western Gaels Gaelic4Mothers & Others training has resumed for its 6th year. It’s a great way of meeting new friends & a fun way of keeping fit in a non-competitive environment. No experience in GAA necessary. For further details of times/days etc Contact Phil O’Connor 0877538377 or Phil Carroll O Connor on FB.

Men’s Football

Junior Team:
The Junior team recorded another fine win in the Division 3 Tansey Cup on Saturday evening last against Shannon Gaels in Croghan. In a tightly contested game throughout Western Gaels managed to pull 3pts ahead entering the closing stages and despite Shannon Gaels narrowing the deficit to a single pt entering injury time John Duffy popped up at the end of a brilliant team move to kick a great point and secure the points. Final Scoreline: Western Gaels 0-14 Shannon Gaels 0-12.
Team: A Hardiman, J Devine, A Freyne, J Brady, S Conry(0-1), M Higgins, T Devibe, N Murray, J Duffy(0-3), R Finn, Niall Higgins(0-3f), Noel Higgins(0-1), C Sampey(0-5,4f), B Casserley, D Kennedy.
Subs: E Queenan, T McCann, Derek Ryan.
We are back in action again next Saturday evening when we face St. Michaels in Cootehall at 5.30pm.

U-14 Team:
The Drury Oils Ltd sponsored U-14 team lost out to Strokestown on Thursday evening last

U-12 Team:
The U 12 Team drew with Clann na Gael in the last round of the Spring League on Friday evening last which has qualified us for a semi final play off in a few weeks time.