St Brigids GAA

St Brigids GAA News update August 18th

St Brigids GAA
Senior Championship: St Brigids 1-6, Clan na nGael 0-12

Our Hodson Bay Hotel sponsored senior team lost out to neighbours Clann on Sunday last in the fourth game of the championship group stages. Despite going in level at half time we only managed to score 2 points in the second half and we were unlucky to miss a shot on open goal and kicked a penalty straight at the keeper.
Team: J. Martin, J. Gallagher, N. McInerney, R. Kelly, E. Sheehy, N. Grehan, I. Kilbride, D. Donnelly, G. Dolan 0-1, C. Murray, C. McHugh 0-2, D. Dolan, S. Kilbride 1-3, K. Mannion, B. Stack.
Subs: R. Stack, J. McDonnell, D. Sheehy, D. Cunniffe.

Junior A Championship: St Brigids 2-11, St. Dominic’s 2-7

Our junior side recorded a victory over neighbours St Dominics on Sunday last in Johnstown. It was a much improved performance from the previous week although we started slow but once our lads settled they managed to gain the lead and maintain it throughout the game. Two excellent goals from Gavin Byrne as well as some well taken points by Alan Daly and Conor Gleeson stood to us and help us to victory.
Team: G. Reynolds, E. Mention, K. Dolan, D. Carroll, S. Furry, J. Curley, J. Grehan, E. Cunnane 0-2, A. Daly 0-2, C. Carroll 0-1, C. Quinn 0-1, K. Byrne, G. Byrne 2-2, C. Gleeson 0-3, K. Quinn.
Subs: A. McHugh, C. Daly, E. Mannion.

U-10’s enjoy Blitz

The U-10s had an outing at the St. Dominic’s grounds in knockcroghery for blitz on Saturday 6th August 2016 (with teams from St. Dominic’s, Clann Na nGael, Roscommon Gaels) where St. brigids fielded two teams, despite the weather being windy but dry.
The squads were : B. Carr, K. Casey, D. Dennehy-Lyons, N. Daly, N. Derwin, J Dowling, A. Feeley, J. Fox, D. Glynn-Desmond, J. Kinahan, R. Lawless, J. Lennon, J. Morris, C. Mulligan, C. O’Carroll, M. O’Connor, J. O’Rourke, M. Gordon, C. Skene, J. Tully, L. Tully and L. Wehder.
Many thanks to the organisers, St Dominics, for the organisation of the blitz and refreshments afterwards.

Scor na nOg 2016

Entries are being taken for boys and girls under 17 on 1st January 2017 that would have an interest in representing St Brigids in the Figure Dancing competitions this year. Closing date for entries is to Diane ASAP. Meeting for children and parents will be held the Thursday or Friday afterwards. Entries for the other disciplines will be taken later in August. Please contact diane on 086 7821022 for all entries and further information.

St Brigids GAA Lotto

At the moment we are getting a great run on the lotto jackpot. With the jackpot so high it is a great opportunity to raise vital funds for our club. It is also very easy to sell the lotto when the jackpot is so high. With this in mind we are asking people if they can take some lotto books and try and sell tickets to family, friends and work colleagues. If you think you could sell tickets please contact Barry on 086-8504676.
St. Brigid’s lotto can be played in all local shops and pubs, as well as online Tickets are only €2 each and this week’s jackpot is €16,200.

Last Week’s Results: Numbers Drawn 8 / 11 / 13 / 22 – NO JACKPOT WINNER
Tracey McHugh, Whitepark, Curraghboy
Frances Keenan, Curramore, Kiltoom
Aisling Lennon, Curramore, Kiltoom
Ethna Leonard, Lisbane, Kiltoom
Johnnie & Anto, C/O Daly’s Tavern
Anto & Johnnie, C/O Daly’s Tavern
Maureen O’Rourke, C/O Kiltoom Stores
Frankie Donnelly, Carrownloughan, Kiltoom

Draw takes place on Sunday night 21/08/2016 in St Brigid’s Sports & Social Centre at 11pm.