Black and White Pudding Night in aid of Pieta House
On Saturday 1st October the place to be is St. Brigid’s Clubhouse for a Black and White Pudding Night in aid of Pieta House. Promises to be a great night’s entertainment with music by the UN Vets, a guest appearance by St. Brigid’s Choir, a mini auction and spot prizes also on the night.
Tickets are available at €10 each from the clubhouse or contact Padraig on 0872982925 or Mick on 0876899775. A novel idea for an excellent cause. Please support.
Senior County Semi-Final
Due to the All Ireland Final going to a replay the time of our semi final has been changed to 4:30pm on Sunday next, 2nd October, in Strokestown. Please come along and support our lads in their quest to get to the county final.
Junior A County Semi Final: St Brigids B 0-9, Kilglass Gaels 1-10.
Our Junior side were defeated by a strong Kilglass Gaels side on Saturday last in Knockcroghery. Our side found it hard to get going in the first half and went in at half time four points down. Although a tighter second half it just seemed that our lads couldn’t get the scores needed, missing two goal chances.
Team: G. Reynolds, D. Carroll, K. Dolan, S. Fuery, K. Dolan, S. Fuery, J. Grehan, A. Daly, G. Dunning, E. Cunnane 0-1, E. Nolan 0-1, C. Carroll 0-1, C. Quinn, K. Quinn, G. Byrne 0-2, C. Gleeson, J. Cunniffe 0-4.
Subs: J. Curley, D. O’Connor, K. Kilkenny, K. Byrne.
U16 Boys County Final: St Brigids 1-9, Clan na nGael 0-8
Our u16 team are county champions following a great game of football over our rivals Clann on Sunday last in Johnstown. Congratulations to the players and management team on this brilliant win.
Team: J. Scowler, R. Dolan, P. Frost, G. Daly, M. Haran, P. McGrath, I. O’Rourke, S. Cunnane 0-1, D. Murray, O. O’Reilly 0-4, T. O’Carroll 1-0, B. McDonnell, E. Derwin, C. Sugrue 0-4, R. Smith.
Subs: C. Quinn, R. Fallon.
Two U-10 squads played in the Rochfortbridge blitz held on Saturday 24th September 2016. They played 5 games in wet and windy conditions. Thanks to Rochfortbridge for hosting the tournament and providing refreshments on the day.
Progressive 25 commences in handball complex Curraghboy on Tuesday 4th October at 9pm. All welcome.
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 Scor na nOg competitions this year. The disciplines are as follows: solo singing, recitation/storytelling, instrumental music, ballad group, Leiriu (sketches) or table quiz (4 per team). Please contact Diane on 086 7821022 for all entries and further information.
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 Brigids lotto can be played in all local shops and pubs, as well as online stbrigids.gaa.ie . Tickets are only €2 each and this week’s jackpot is €17,400.
Last Week’s Results: Numbers Drawn 5 / 14 / 18 / 31 – NO JACKPOT WINNER
7 MATCH THREE WINNERS
Each Rreceives €30
Niamh Meeley, Curnaseer, Kiltoom
Noel Grehan, Moyvannion, Kiltoom
Brian McDonnell, C/O Sheila Sheehy
Marian O’Brien, Eskerbane, Brideswell
Tom Blaine, Moyvannion, Kiltoom
Jean Cunningham, Barrymore, Kiltoom
Seamus Smith, Hodson Bay, Kiltoom
Draw takes place on Sunday night 02/10/2016 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. Get all your flags, beanie hats, jerseys, half zips etc in the club shop. The shop will be open from 8-9pm on Friday or contact Bernie to arrange a time on 086-6064604.