St Brigids GAA

St Brigids GAA update November 14th

St Brigids GAA
Connacht Club Semi-Final: St Brigids 2-18, Aughawillan 1-7

Our Hodson Bay Hotel sponsored senior team have qualified for their 8th Connacht Final since 2005 after defeating Leitrim champions Aughawillan in Carrick-on-Shannon on Sunday last. We will now play Corofin on Sunday 27th November in the Connacht Final.
Team: S. Mannion, R. Stack, D. Donnelly, D. Sheehy 0-1, N. McInerney 0-1, N. Grehan, E. Sheehy 0-3, M. Daly 0-1,P. Kelly 0-1, B. Stack 1-1, D. Dolan 1-2, C. Murray, A. Gleeson 0-2, S. Kilbride 0-4, K. Mannion 0-2.
Subs: J. McDonnell, J. Murray, R. Fallon, R. Kelly, D. Cunniffe, C. Gleeson.

U13 Feile Final

Our u13 team have won the county Feile final and qualified for the national Feile competition to be held next Summer.
Team: Kevin Derwin, Shane Daly, Adam Donovan, David Dolan, Luke Murphy, Brian Nestor, Daniel Meeley, Conor Hand, Thomas O Brien, Ronan Doyle, Martin O Grady, Daniel Keenan, Oisin Canny, Hughie Cunniffe, Bobby Nugent, Jamie Curley, Eoin Reid, Bryan Armstrony, Harry Grieslain, Liam Hennelly, Sol Trundle, Evan Harte, Daniel Skene, Jack Tiernan, Brian Gonley, Eanna Mc Donnell, Luke Whelan, Mathew Samuels, James Goose, James Rourke, Oran Benton, James Halpin.

Club Dinner Dance

Our Club Dinner dance will take place on 14th January 2017 in the Sheraton Hotel, Athlone. Presentation of medals for our Minor and Senior County Champions will take place on the night. Medals will be presented by the GAA President Aogán Ó Fearghaíl.

Good Luck

Wishing our minor team the best of luck in the Connacht Final against Salthill-Knocknacarra on Friday night 18th November at 8:30pm in the Connacht Centre of excellence, Ballyhaunis. Also best of luck to Creggs in the Junior Connacht Final which takes place in Kiltoom next Sunday at 2pm.

St Brigids Merchandise

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.

Nursery Programme

Our nursery programme for all kids of school going age, has started back on Saturday’s from 11-12 in the club hall. New kids are welcome to come along and join in.

Progressive 25

Progressive 25 has re-commenced in handball complex Curraghboy on Tuesday nights at 9pm. All welcome.

Scor na nOg

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 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 on-line at Tickets are only €2 each and this week’s jackpot is €18,800.
Last Week’s Results: Numbers Drawn 17 / 18 / 20 / 23. NO JACKPOT WINNER
Adrian Fallon, C/O Michael McDonnell
Kieran Kilkenny, Ardmullan, Kiltoom
Draw takes place on Sunday night 20/11/2016 in St Brigid’s Sports & Social Centre at 11pm.