St Faithleachs

St Faithleachs GAA News update August 23rd

St Faithleachs
Senior League – O’Gara Cup. Result: St Faithleachs : 2-19 Tulsk/Lord Edwards : 2-5

Team: A. Manning, B. Scally, S. Ormsby, M. Cox, D.Harrison, D. Foley, J. Walsh, B. Murtagh, D. Rooney, S. O’Grady, K. Farrell, A. Kenny, C. Murtagh, D. Hussey, A. Dooney. Subs: J. Hussey for A. Kenny, D. McCormack for S. Ormsby, J Quigley for J. Hussey, S. Phillips for D. Hussey.

We face Strokestown in the next round of the Championship on Sunday 28th in Kilglass at 1pm.

Junior Ladies

The Junior Ladies are hosting a Table Quiz on Friday 26th at 9pm in the Clubhouse. Tables of four are €20 and all are welcome. Your support would be appreciated.

Minor Boys Championship D2

The boys played Roscommon Gaels on Thursday evening last . Result:
St Faithleachs 4-05 Roscommon Gaels 0-12 . Team: E.Tynan, M.Gill, L.Parker, K.Nerney, G.Carberry, C.Kennally, R.Trimble, C.Mangan, R.Guinan, D.Cox, D.Foley, C.Smith, L.Ormsby, S.Walsh, D.Nerney. Subs : R.Banahan, Kevin Trautt, C.O’Brien, M.Dunne, I.Trautt, N.McGovern. St Faithleachs play Elphin/Ballinameen at 7:30pm in Ballyleague on Thursday 25th.

Minor Girls Championship D1

St Faithleachs play St.Ciarans on Monday 22nd in Ballyleague at 7pm. They played Clan na Gael on Friday evening last .Result : St Faithleachs 1-3 Clan na Gael 7-18. Team: C.Curley S.Hoare, N.Hegarty, L.Cox, J.Brennan, A.Curley, M .Kelly, K.McPhillips, J.Banahan, S.Scally, K.Byrne, L.Farrell, L.Hoare

U14 Girls Summer League

Best of luck to the  girls as they play Michael Glaveys in the D4 final on Tuesday 23rd at 6:30pm in Glaveys. Championship result: St Faithleachs 0-4 St.Mary’s 3-0. Team : C.Hussey,C.Carroll, A.Trimble, L.Costello, K.Rohan, N.Flynn, R.Donlon, L.Parker, M.Hickey, M.Banahan, S.Hickey, O.Irwin, J.Gibbons, L O’Donnell, A.Gallagher.

U14 Boys Championship

St Faithleachs 7-11 Clan na Gael 5-4 Team:  K.McDonagh, M.Silva, M.Cox, D.Cullen, D.Kilcoyne, J.P.O’Reily, R.Klava, C.Glennon, J.Murray, J.Tucker, M.O’Brien, L.Kilcoyne, C.Gannon, Subs: S.Cox, J.O’Connor, E.Kelly, F.Dunne.

U12 Boys Summer League

St Faithleachs played St.Barry’s on Saturday morning. Team: D.Walsh, J.McGloin, S.Cox, R.Byrne, A.Parker, S.Kelly, T.Ryan, C.Betts, J.O’Conner, M.O’Brien, C.Gannon, L.Kilcoyne, F.Dunne. Subs: R.Glennon, E.Farrell, O.Murray, S.Rohan, C.Ryan, F.Reynolds , B.Mullooly.

U8/U10 Blitz

Roscommon Coaching and Games Development U8/U10 County Football Go Games blitz is on Saturday August 27th in the Connacht GAA Centre.

St Faithleachs Annual Paddy Bolger Tournament

St Faithleachs Minor Club are holding their rescheduled U14 Boys 7 a-side Paddy Bolger Tournament (max of 10 players per panel) at their club grounds in Ballyleague, Co Roscommon on Saturday 10th September. This tournament is one of the longest established tournaments in the country, being held every year since 1983. Past winners include Rhode (Offaly), Salthill (Galway), Ballintubber (Mayo), Shannon Gaels (Longford), St Marys (Leitrim), Cavan Gaels, Clann Na Gael (Roscommon) and the host club.The tournament will be confined to the first 8 teams to enter. The tournament will comprise of 2 groups of 4 teams each, thereby guaranteeing each team at least 3 games. The group winners and runners up qualify for the knock out stages. The Paddy Bolger memorial cup and a set of trophies will be presented to the winning team. The runners up will also receive trophies.
Entry fee for each team taking part €50. Clubs who wish to enter are asked to contact the secretary of St Faithleachs Minor Club secretarybng.


Take place every Tuesday night at 9pm in the Clubhouse. Last weeks winners : (Joint winners)
Padraig & Tom, PJ and Bridie, last game Eugene and Sonny.

St Faithleachs Lotto

Jackpot stands at €12,000. Next draw takes place on Tue 23rd. Team in charge for next two weeks are ; James Irwin, Martina Dunne and Caroline Connaughton.

Clothing Collection

A clothing collection will be held on club grounds on September 8th. All donations can be left from now until the 8th September at the old dressing rooms.