Fixtures for our junior and senior county semi-finals have finally being announced. This Saturday next 23rd our Junior A team face Kilglass Gaels in the county semi-final in Knockcroghery at 5pm. On Sunday 2nd October our senior team face Boyle at pm in Strokestown.
Senior Ladies County Final: St Brigids 2-9 Kilbride 6-9
Our Hamrock’s of Brideswell sponsored senior ladies were defeated by Kilbride in the county final on Saturday last in Knockcroghery. Despite a great start by our girls, Kilbride were the stronger team and once they got settled into the game they were hard stopped.
Congratulations to Kilbride on winning their first ever senior ladies title, it was thoroughly deserved.
We would like to thank all of our players and management team for their hard work and commitment. The club is immensely proud of all of you and we have no doubt you will be back next year.
Also thanks to St. Dominic’s GAA Club for hosting the county finals and having the pitch in such great shape.
Team: S. Finnerty, C. O’Malley, F. Gavin, S. Francis, A. Morris, K. Nolan, K. O’Boyle, K. McDonnell, C. O’Brien 0-7, E. Lydon, C. Grehan 0-2, S. O’Rourke, L. Curran, A. O’Brien, J. Conlon 2-0.
Subs: R. Gallagher, N. Duignan, S. Byrne, N. Sweeney.
U14 Boy’s Division 1 Championship Semi-Final
St Brigids 3-9 Boyle 1-2
Our McGorisks Pharmacy sponsored u14 team are through to the county final following a great performance against Boyle on Friday night last in Kiltoom.
Team: Justin Kelly, Daniel Meeley, Ruairi Fallon, Shane Finnerty, Conor Hand 0-1, Brian Nestor, Fergal Cunniffe, Thomas o Brien, Ben O’Carroll 0-2, Martin o Grady, Sean Trundle 0-1, Brian O’Hara Duggan, Brian Monaghan 0-1, Adam Lennon 2-3, Oisin Canny 1-1.
Subs: Shane Keenan, Luke O’Rourke, Daniel Keenan, Ultan O’Rourke, Shane Daly, Bobby Nugent.
U14 Boy’s Division 4 Championship Semi-Final
St Brigids 11-10, St. Croans 9-4.
The division 4 team have also qualified for the county final following their victory over St. Croans on Sunday last in Enfield after a tight game that went to extra time.
U14 Girls Championship Quarter Final
St Brigids 6-8, Castlerea St. Kevin’s 3-4
The u14 girls are through to the county semi-final after defeating Castlerea on Thursday last in Castlerea.
Team: R. Lennon, S. Dolan, A. O’Donovan, A. Lennon, R. Collins, H. Martin, L . Gallagher, A. Curran, A. Fallon, G. Loftus, A. Whyte, A. Nestor, S. Butler, A. McGrath, M. Nolan.
Subs: I. Finnerty, S. Downey, A. Murray, A. Gallagher, A. Murray, D. O’Rourke, H. McGrane, S. Loftus, N. Heneghan, E. Gallagher.
St Brigids GAA Lotto
At the moment we are having an unprecedented run on the lotto jackpot. The lotto jackpot is now at an all time high never having reached this amount before. 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 coukd 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 at stbrigids.gaa.ie. Tickets are only €2 each and this week’s jackpot is €17,200.
Last Week’s Results: Numbers Drawn 3 / 7 / 12 / 14
NO JACKPOT WINNER, 11 MATCH THREE WINNERS, EACH RECEIVES €20
X-Ray Dept., C/O John Kennedy, Supermacs
Joan Parker, C/O Tom Blaine
Brendan McConigly, Moyvannion, Kiltoom
Gerry Shine, C/O Tony Power
Noel, Kevin, P J, Ethna, C/O Ethna Leonard
Bernie Kilmartin, C/O Sharon Curran
Maurice, David, Ita, John, C/O O’Connells Bar
Eoin Egan, Curramore, Kiltoom
Maria & Lorraine Curley, Grange, Curraghboy
Imelda Harrison Fox, Cam, Brideswell
Michael Irwin, Barrymore, Kiltoom
Draw takes place on Sunday night 25/09/2016 in St Brigid’s Sports & Social Centre at 11pm.
St Brigids Merchandise
There are new club jackets available to order from the club shop. Jackets are available to try on and order in our club shop on Friday evenings from 8-9pm or contact Bernie on (086) 606 4604. Don’t forget, you can get all your flags, beanie hats, jerseys, half zips etc in the club shop.