Western Gaels

Western Gaels GAA to “Play for Paul” Charity Match

Western Gaels
“Play for Paul” Charity Match

A Charity match is been held in honour of the late Paul Higgins who passed away on the 19th April last after along battle with illness. The charity match is been held on the 4th June in Western Gaels Pitch, Frenchpark, Roscommon. The match will have selected members of Over 30’s and Under 30’s lads on the day, under age team playing at half time and also entertainment for all the family on the day. Proceeds in aid of Mater Misericordiae Oncology Ward. A follow up after-party and monster raffle (tickets sold in local shops and also on the day) will be held in The Chariot Bar in Frenchpark starting approx 9pm. Please save the date and your support would be greatly appreciated for this very worthy cause.

Men’s football:

Senior team:
Our Devine and Co chartered accountants sponsored senior team commenced their 2017 championship campaign on Sunday afternoon last in splendid sunshine with a well deserved win against Boyle. Final Scoreline: Western Gaels 1-23 Boyle 2-08.
Team: P Cummins, S Conry, D Ward, A Dowd, S McDermott(0-1), C Cafferkey, O Ward, J Duffy(0-2), M Higgins, C Cregg(0-2), Niall Higgins(0-1), K Higgins(1-04), T Gill(0-2), F Cregg(0-3), D Moran(0-8,7f). Subs: J MacDonnell, N Murray.
We are back in action again next Saturday evening when we travel to Woodmount to face Padraig Pearses in Round 2 at 7.15pm. Again as always we would ask for your continued support at these games.

U 16 Team:
Our M Cooney & Sons Ltd sponsored U 15 team drew with St. Aidans on the U 16 league relegation play off on Sunday evening last. Final scoreline Western Gaels 3-09 St. Aidans 2-12.

U 14 team:
Our Drury oils Ltd sponsored U14 team face Kilglass/St.Barrys in Tarmonbarry the last round of the league on Thursday evening next at 7pm. Check fixtures for confirmed times.

Ladies Football

Adult Ladies:
Our Kilraine O Callaghan sponsored adult ladies team were well beaten by St.Brigids in Kiltoom on sunday afternoon last in the league.

Gaelic For Mothers:

Western Gaels Gaelic4Mothers & Others training resumes Monday 15th May at 8:30pm in Frenchpark. It’s a fun way of exercising @& meeting new friends in a non-competitive environment. All new members welcome. For any queries contact Phil O’Connor 087-7538377.