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The latest in news and notes from your local GAA club in Donegal.

The latest in news and notes from your local GAA club in Donegal.

Tir Chonaill Gaels

The senior team played KKG in round 1 of the Tipperary cup last Saturday at Greenford

and recorded a 2-16 to 4-6 victory. Best on the day were Philip Butler, Declan Lennon, Barry Mitchell, Jon Mc Nicholas and Cathal O’Neill.

The senior team play this Sunday 23rd March against Round Towers in round two of the

Tipperary Cup, at Mitcham with a 3-30 pm throw-in. The junior team kick off their season against Thomas McCurtains in round one of the McArdle Cup, also on Sunday with the game to be played in Goodmayes with a 2 pm throw-in. Well done to club President Paddy Burke, on receiving his Presidents Award last Friday from Uachtaran Liam O’Neill for services to the GAA. The event was recorded live on TG4 with Paddy giving an interview beforehand and getting a personal tour of Croke Park. Can anyone who has not paid their membership yet please do it this week. Please contact Stephen McLoughlin 07788723922 or Michael Mullan 07531680619 to pay your membership. Well done and many thanks to all of our club members who done us proud by participating in the Saint Patrick’s Day parade last Sunday.

The ladies are back training at Greenford for the upcoming season. Lotto results for

Jackpot of £1,600. The numbers drawn were 8-18-20-23. There was no jackpot winners. The £25 lucky dip winners were Chucky, c/o T O’Connor, Eugene Meehan, c/o TCG, Adrian Byrne, c/o The Shawl, Hugh Cunningham, c/o TCG. This week’s jackpot will be £1,650 with the draw taking place in the clubhouse on Thursday 20th

Urris

The clubhouse will be open again on Saturday March 22nd from 10am to 1pm for payment of Membership which is now due for 2014. Anyone playing football for the club must have their Membership paid up to be covered by insurance in case of injury. Club members will also have first preference on Donegal Match tickets for the coming season. Fees must be paid in full by March 31st. Please take this opportunity to take a look around the new Clubhouse. New members most welcome.

Match “N” Win Thursday March 13th-- No Jackpot winner -numbers drawn: 14, 20, 22 and 24. The €15 winners were Gerard McEleney, Minaduff, Sadie Grant, Tornabratley, Mia and Katie Wilson, Urrismana, Philip Porter, Rooskey, Mario Comiskey, Urrismana. The Jackpot next week is €1,140.

The U-14 boys played Burt on Sunday past and had a good away win in this Northern Board fixture on a score of 5-7 to 3-8.

In these times of financial constraints on families please take a few minutes to look at this idea of a boot exchange programme the club are hoping to introduce. Old football boots in good condition that children have out grown can be dropped in or exchanged for a bigger or smaller pair as required. A minimum donation of €5 will be taken from any boots that are taken away. Please contact Nichola Lagan on 0866030736 for further information.

Glenfin

The Lotto numbers for 12/03/14 for Jackpot of €2700 were 3, 5, 6, 4, 1, 8, 7, 2. There were no winners. Next week’s Jackpot is €2750. In the Ulster final of the U13 Doubles Handball - Ridhcheall Doherty/Gemma Bradley unfortunately lost out to Tyrone. However, they done the club proud in reaching the Ulster Final and can use the experience gained to their advantage next year.

The local handball league continues for 5th and 6th class boys on a Tuesday from 3 to 4 pm. Training for national school children on Monday’s from 6.30 – 8 pm and for secondary from 4 tov5.15 pm on Tuesdays. There will be a Child Protection Awareness Course in the GAA Centre on Monday 31st of March. Anyone interested in doing it please contact Brendan Carr. All club membership must be paid by March 31st.

Naomh Colmcille

A huge crowd enjoyed a great evening’s entertainment at Friday night’s fundraising event with Fanad Gaels took place at The Silver Tassie. Well done and thanks to each and every boxer who competed on behalf of Naomh Colmcille on the night - Alice Diver, Anthony Grant, Emma Duffy, Gerard McDaid, Johnny McGinty, Mark Dowds, Mark Ferry, Murray O’Donnell, Paddy McGuigan, Rachel Friel, Ronan McKinley, Seamus McLaughlin, Shane McAteer, Shauna Hamill and Sheila Gallagher. Thanks to all our sponsors, to Danny Ryan for training all the boxers for the past seven weeks and to anyone who helped in any way to make the night such a success.

The Club are now taking Registrations for adults, family,senior and underage players. Contact Mark Ferry (087 9154559) or Breda Friel (087 6393503). The u14s recorded another victory at home to Glenswilly on Sunday lunchtime. The teams exchanged early points but then the boys built up a lead of 1-5 to 0-4 at half time. They extended the lead in the second half and ended up winning on a 5-9 to 0-6 scoreline. The team was Jamie Rodgers, Oran Devine, Jason Fitzpatrick (c), Mark Friel, Oran Downey, CJ Gibson, Sean Marsh, PJ McBrearty, Keenan Diver, Caoimhin Marsh, Ronan McKinley, Bradley Doherty, Rory Simmons, Mark McDaid and Brendan Barr. Subs Shane Monaghan and Jordan Gallagher. The boys have a bye next weekend, so the next match is scheduled at home to Letterkenny Gaels on Sunday (30th). The u10s travelled to Bishop’s Field in Derry on Sunday for a blitz – well done to all the players for great performances in their matches.

Fun Fridays Gaelic continues (weather permitting) this Friday (21st) from 6.30 to 7.30 pm. €2 per child and everybody is welcome. The club is again registered for the Sainsbury’s Active Kids scheme so please start collecting the vouchers on behalf of the club.

This week’s numbers are 8, 11, 14, 15, 18 and the winner (matched four numbers) was Molly O’Brien who wins €75. Next week’s jackpot €4,900.

Malin

The senior and reserve footballers begin their All County League campaign with a home clash with Kilcar in Connolly Park on Sunday. Terence Colhoun and his men will be looking to build on last seasons impressive fourth. The reserve side with new manager Paco Mc Laughlin (Fildara) at the helm will be hoping to get the season off to a winning start also. Ladies senior training continues on Tuesday and Thursday from 8:30pm to 9:30pm. This year the ladies will enter Division 4 in the League and the Junior B Championship. All new players are welcome to attend & any questions please contact Christina on 0861980399. We would like to say a big thank you to everyone that attended Our big breakfast. We dished out a great total of 360 breakfasts and overall it was a great success. Many thanks to the ladies team and our chefs Marion, Linda and Maureen, disher-outers Kate and Denise, Toasters Christina, Emer, Amy and Claire, Waitresses Eimear, and Michaela, Tea and coffee Controllers Jenniferand Shauna, floor staff Marion, Rachel,Frances, Rosemary, Megan, Patricia and not forgetting our meet and greet Maria. A big thank you to anyone that helped out behind the scenes in anyway and a special mention thanks to Roland Boggs. The club shop will be open in the clubhouse on Saturdays from 12-2 pm and on Sundays from 11-15 to 2-pm.

There was no winner of this weeks lotto jackpot of €1950. The sequence drawn was 2-4-6-1-5-3-7. The 50 euro winner was Dina Mc Laughlin, Drumaville. The 20 euro sellers prize going to Bronagh Mc Carron. Next weeks jackpot stands at a whopping €2050 and as always we would like to thank the local community for their continued support of our weekly lotto draw.

Naomh Columba

The All Ireland winning tráth na gceist winning team will be presented with their medals and trophy this Thursday at 7pm in the clubhouse. On the playing front, the minors had a great win against Killybegs, while the U 14 team lost against the same opposition. Bhí bua ag an foireann sinsear in aghaidh an Clochan Liath I gComórtas Peil na Gaeltachta. Comhghairdeas do foireann sinsear Colaiste na Carraige a bhain Craobh Uladh an seachtain seo chaite. Maith sibh go leir.Club Donegal membership is now available, contact Kevin McGinley for more details.

Sean MacCumhaills

Membership fees are now due. If you have not paid your membership by 31st March it will affect your voting rights at the AGM and will affect your ticket allocation. You can download the forms from our website, just click on Downloads and print off the applicable form or you can get them from Club Registrar Stephen Lynch on 0874147764 or any committee member or team coach.

Thanks to all the children that took part in the parade on Sunday. They are a credit to the club. Thanks to all the coaches and parents who helped out. Special thanks to Darren Collins for all the organising and for all the flags. The seniors traveled to the Cross on Sunday to take part in the George Callaghan Memorial Cup. After a very entertaining match mac Cumhaills emerged victorious on a scoreline of 3-8 to 1-7. Thanks to Red Hughes for the invitation and their hospitality.

The U-14s had another comprehensive win on Friday. They played Red Hughes in MacCumhaill Park. They are top of the table after two games. There were no winners of this weeks Lotto. Numbers drawn were 4,7,21 and 28. There were five match 3 winners. Gary Gallen, Jessica Morrison, Dom Gallagher, Seamus McGinty and Marie Gillespie receive €30 each. Shane Mc Nulty’s team selling this week. Next weeks Jackpot is €9,200.

Naomh Colmcille

A huge crowd enjoyed a great evening’s entertainment at Fight Night 2014. The fundraising event with Fanad Gaels took place at the Silver Tassie, Letterkenny on Sunday night. Well done and thanks to each and every boxer who competed on behalf of Naomh Colmcille on the night - Alice Diver, Anthony Grant, Emma Duffy, Gerard McDaid, Johnny McGinty, Mark Dowds, Mark Ferry, Murray O’Donnell, Paddy McGuigan, Rachel Friel, Ronan McKinley, Seamus McLaughlin, Shane Mc Ateer, Shauna Hamill and Sheila Gallagher. Thanks to all our sponsors, to Danny Ryan for training all the boxers for the past seven weeks and to anyone who helped in any way to make the night such a success. The club are now taking registration. Particular reminder for adult non-playing members that you need to be registered to request Donegal tickets. Contact Mark Ferry (087 9154559) or Breda Friel (087 6393503).

The u14s recorded another victory at home to Glenswilly on Sunday. The teams exchanged early points but then the boys built up a lead of 1-5 to 0-4 at half time. They extended the lead in the second half and ended up winning on a 5-9 to 0-6 scoreline. The team was Jamie Rodgers, Oran Devine, Jason Fitzpatrick (c), Mark Friel, Oran Downey, CJ Gibson, Sean Marsh, PJ McBrearty, Keenan Diver, Caoimhin Marsh, Ronan McKinley, Bradley Doherty, Rory Simmons, Mark McDaid and Brendan Barr. Subs Shane Monaghan and Jordan Gallagher.

The u10s travelled to Bishop’s Field in Derry on Sunday for a blitz. Fun Fridays Gaelic continues (weather permitting) this Friday (21st) from 6.30 to 7.30 pm. €2 per child. The club is again registered for the Sainsbury’s Active Kids scheme so please start collecting the vouchers on behalf of the club. Best of luck to Daniel Clarke, Michael Friel and their St. Eunan’s College team mates, and to Willie Gillespie and the Donegal U21 team, in the All-Ireland School’s quarter-final and Ulster championship quarter-final against Fermanagh respectively.

This week’s lotto numbers are 8, 11, 14, 15, 18 and the winner (matched four numbers) was Molly O’Brien who wins €75. Next week’s jackpot €4,900.

St Mary’s (Convoy)

Lotto letter’s drawn were AH,DN,FH,TE. There was one matched three winner Eleanor McGill, Drumkeen. Next’s week’s Jackpot is €2800. Registration is now due and must be paid by the 24th March. Contact Sabrina Barnett on 0877766086. SAFETALK will take place at the Clubhouse on Mon 24th of March from 7 to 10 pm. Over 18s only. SAFETALK is one of a number of suicide prevention training programmes and promotes Positive Mental Health). The next club school’s day will take place on Wenesday 26th March, Conor will be in contact coaches.

Letterkenny Gaels

Club members wishing to avail of Club Donegal should contact Jim on 0862271435. Membership includes free admission to all adult club league and championship games in the county for 2014. Well done to Sean McDonagh, Paddy Doherty, Cormac Cannon and the St. Eunans College team on winning the MacLarnon Cup final against Colaistí Inish Eoghain on St. Patrick’s Day. The minors had no game last weekend. This Sunday they play away to St.Eunan’s in what should be an entertaining derby game. 

The U14 team were defeated last Sunday at home to Termon.  Next up this Sunday our neighbours Glenswilly make the short trip down river to Pairc na nGael. All managers are reminded that the pitch is only open for competitive games until further notice. Lotto numbers for week ending the 16th March were 18, 19, 20 and 22.  Match 3 winner was Hughie Sweeney, Glencar Park. This week’s jackpot is €2150.

Aodh Ruadh

Club membership for 2014 is now due and all club members are asked to register for the season at their earliest convenience. We will be having a number of open registration sessions throughout March to facilitate members. Our next sessions takes place this Thursday, 20th March from 8pm to 9pm in Aras Aoidh Ruaidh, followed by an extended session this Saturday coinciding with our league games against Buncrana. Members will be able to register between 3.30pm and 5.30pm in Aras Aoidh Ruaidh. Membership can also be paid at any time to Mary Matthews, at Shannon’s Corner.

As a new season throws in and membership is being renewed we would like to take this opportunity to ask all members to get involved and take part in the club and its various activities such as lotto, bingo and so on. Members are being asked to sign up and give an hour to the club.

The under 14s went down against Four Masters on a scoreline of 3-12 to 2-6 in their first game of the season. Four Masters got off to a good start hitting a goal and two points before Aodh Ruadh got off the mark with a point from Michael McKenna. The sides went tit for tat until half time when the homesters went in leading by 2-5 to 1-2. The second half saw Four Masters once again getting the better of it, getting a penalty to flesh out their scoring, with the Aodh Ruadh lads delivering an uncharacteristically below par performance. Best for Ballyshannon on the day was Pauric Keenaghan who was outstanding at centre half back, while Senan Rooney, introduced into the defence five minutes before half time, made a huge impact. Dylan Gallagher made a good contribution up front and finished with four points to his credit. Odhran Kennedy fired over a brilliant long range point and Shane Gillespie got a cracker of goal, while Michael McKenna was busy throughout and registered 1-1. The senior match was followed by a ten-a-side development game. That saw the Ballyshannon lads performing very well with Jack McCaffrey, Mark Gettins, Cian Barden and Joe Donagher in particular catching the eye.

The club had the largest representation on the starting 15 for the Donegal minor hurling team as they started their campaign in division one of the Ulster Minor League against Derry.

The eighth annual Hurl-A-Thon takes place on Saturday 5th April from 10am to 10pm in the Mercy Hall.

Well done to our young footballers and hurlers who came out in large numbers for the annual St Patrick’s Day Parade. A full match programme will be prepared for this game. Those wishing to place an advert should make direct contact with the Park/Development Committee PRO Michael Daly on 086-9171949 or michael.daly@donegaldemocrat.com.There was no winner of the €8,100 Aodh Ruadh Lotto jackpot last Sunday. The numbers drawn were 2, 6, 7, 8, 17 and 18. In the lucky dip €20 each went to: Patsy McCabe, Claire Toolan, Johnny Gethins, Marion Matthews and Bríon Stephens. Next draw is in McGinley’s Bar on Sunday at 8.30pm. The jackpot is €8,200.

An Clochan Liath

Ba iad 3, 6, 10 agus 15 na huimhireacha lotto a tarraingeadh ag deireadh na seachtaine agus nior baineadh póta óir an lotto. Beidh €3,900 sa phóta óir don seachtain seo. Bhain na daoine seo leanas €20 an ceann Eamon McCormac, Clare O’Dea, Cleendra, Kitty Patterson, Glen Road, Elaine Boyle, Ardmór agus Danny Boyle. Bhain Ann Gillen as Dooey, agus Hugh Gallagher as Belcruit €100 agus bhain Kevin Gillespie as Mullaghduff €150 ag an bhingo.The seniors were defeated by a single point on Saturday in Glenswilly in the Gaelthacht 1-5 to 0-7 where there were good defensive displays from the entire defence of Jamie Sweeney Gavin Ward, the Scally’s, Mark Sweeney and Corey Gallagher with Noel McBride kicking some good scores.

The under 14s played Ardara, Dungloe had a comprehensive victory on a score-line of An Clochan Liath 10-12 Ardara 2-0. The Minor A team played Bundoran and also had a comprehensive victory on a score-line of Dungloe / Na Rossa A 7-27 Bundoran 1-7. The Minor B team played in Glenties and lost out on a score-line of Dungloe / Na Rossa B 1-5 Glenties 2-15. Good performances again from Ryan McGonagle, Ryan Connors and Eoin Duggan. Finally the reserve team were beaten on a score-line of An Clochan Liath 1-11, Naomh Columba 3-12 in the Gaelthacht competition.

If any club members are interested in club Donegal membership this year please. contact Adrian sweeney (086 1704556). Costs are 200 euro each which includes free admittance into club senior and championship games and new style club jacket.

Dungloe GAA would like to inform anyone needing Club membership for 2014, that the deadline from Croke Park is 31st of March 2014, all registrations must be in before this date. If anyone would like to renew their membership or become a member contact Ellen Scally.

St. Michael’s

The All County Leagues begin this week and the senior and reserve teams are at home to St Eunans on Sunday. There will be a special club meeting on Thursday 20th at 9pm in the clubhouse.

Final date for registration is March 25th. Tickets for Donegal games will only be sought for those who have club membership. Anyone who still needs to pay membership registration they can do so on Thursday and Friday evening from 7-8pm at the clubhouse.

The club extends their deepest sympathy to Ben and Bernadette McFadden and family Ards on the death of Bernadette’s mother Celia Dorrian. Sympathy is also expressed to Brian and Margaret Ann Dolan and family Ards on the death of his uncle Paddy Dolan, Corlough Co Cavan last week.

Good luck to the St. Michael’s boys and the rest of the PCC under 16 team in their All Ireland semi final against New Ross in Inishkeen Co. Monaghan on Saturday.

There was no Jackpot winner in the Mini Lotto on Sunday night Sunday last; The Numbers drawn were 3,4,5,10,11,18; there were two match 5 winners Charlie McFadden Rinclevin Dunfanaghy and Michelle McFadden Kill who won €50 each . This weeks jackpot will be €5350.

Naomh Muire

The minors started their league campaign on Saturday with an away win against Derg Gaels. They had good performances from Séimi Grant, Jack Boyle and Daniel Devlin.

Gaeil Fhánada

Go raibh míle maith agaibh go léir gach duine a bhí ag ‘White Collar Boxing’ aréir agus go háirithe na dornálaithe. Bhí oiche thar barr againn go léir. Big thanks to all who came to or supported our White Collar Boxing night last Sunday night in the Silver Tassie Hotel especially to all our boxers who gave up their time and energy in support of our the club. Thanks also goes to all our sponsors, anyone who bought tickets and especially our main sponsors, Fanad men - Colin Friel(Rosnakill) in Chicago and Denis Friel(Ballymagowan) in Philadephia and the Cavern. Very special thanks to Gareth Crossan who designed all the tickets/posters etc and who did up all the sponsors ads for the presentation slides on the night, also to Cathal Curran for taking all the video clips and photos. Go raibh míle maith agaibh go léir.

The seniors have first game of the Division Two League season is at home to Cloughaneely this Sunday 23rd March. The Lotto numbers drawn were 02, 03, 05, 09, 14, bonus number 1. There was no winner the €100 winner was Hannah Shiels, Fanavolty, while €50 went to Eamon McGeehan, Glenswilly. Next week’s jackpot is €2,250.

Na Rossa

The seniors played Cloughaneely in the first round of the Gaeltacht last Saturday afternoon and came away with an excellent win. The amalgamated minor teams had mixed results as the first team proved to strong for Bundoran and the second team put up a brave performance only to lose out eventually to Naomh Conaill.

The club lotto jackpot stands at €9,000 as the draw took place last Monday night the jackpot was not won. Two lucky dip winners receive €50, Michael McCready, Corr Point and Joe Gallagher Farrigans. The numbers drawn were 1,3,13 and 19.

Glenswsilly

Comhghairdeas do an foireann sinsear agus foirenn soisear a bhí rathúil i gComortas Peil na Gaeltachta ag an deireadh seachtaine. Béidh an foireann sinsear ag imirt in aice le Gaoth Dobhair agus an foireann soisear ag imirt in aice le Na Rossa ar an 29ú Martá sa baile. The All County League begins this weekend with both the reserve and senior teams in action at home against Four Masters on Sunday.

The U-14 boys played Naomh Colmcille on Sunday last but came away with a defeat. They play away to Letterkenny Gaels next Sunday at 11.30am. The minor team return to action next weekend at home against St Eunan’s B.

The closing date for membership is fast approaching and you will have another chance this Thursday from 7 to 8.30 to pay it, this will be the second last chance to register for 2014 so please come along on Thursday night. Club Donegal membership is also available, the club are offering members a chance to get this at a reduced cost of €120 which gives admittance to all club games in Donegal. All coaches and adults working with underage players must be garda vetted, forms are available from George Simmons.

The club would like to congratulate Cormac Callaghan, Ryan Toner and Gary McDaid who were part of the St. Eunan’s College squad who won the McLarnon Cup on St Patrick’s Day. Best wishes to them against Carrick V.S. on Saturday. Best wishes also go to all the children from Glenswilly NS who will receive the sacrament of confirmation on Saturday 22nd March and also to the pupils of Stramore NS who will be confirmed on Saturday 29th March.

Cill Chartha

On behalf of at the club we would like to congratulate Collaiste na Carriage on their Markey Cup victory over Virginia in Enniskillen last Thursday. It was a marvellous achievement for this area, to the players and management and all involved well done and best of luck in the All Irelands. We congratulate Neilly and Patrick for their involvement also. The seniors defeated Gleann Fhinne by 2-13 to 1-09 in the Gaeltacht last Saturday and they are away to Malin in the opening game of the league this Sunday. The reserve defeated in Gaoth Dobhair in the first round of the Junior Gaeltacht.

The U-14s had a good away win against Naomh Brid in their opening match of the season final score was Naomh Brid 2-7 Cill Chartha 3-5.The the team was C. Garvey, M O’Reilly, D O’Gara, E Byrne, C O’Leime, Kenny Doogan, R McShane, R O’Donnell, O Doogan, S McHugh, J Byrne, S Boyle, D Rowan, C Curran, L Gavigan. Subs used: D Byrne for M O’Reilly, E Love for D Rowan. A meeting of all managers from senior to under 8 both men and ladies will take place on Monday 24th March at 7.30 pm in Towney.

The Minor Board presents Stars in their Eyes on Easter Sunday 20th April tickets well be on sale from next week on. The last membership night will take place on Friday 21st of March in Towney from 8-9 pm. This year club cards are on sale at a reduced price of €120 this card entitles you fee entry into all club league and championship matches only 30 cards available contact John Curran. There are no jacket this year hence the price so get yours in time for the start of the league.

There was no Lotto Jackpot winner. The numbers were 2, 4, 14 and 26 winners were: €50 Liam Doherty, €30 Kenny Doogan and €20 Susie Haughey. Lotto Plus numbers 4, 6, 13 and 20. Next week’s Jackpot is €4,500. We would also like to wish John Carr a speedy recovery after his recent illness.

Naomh Conaill

Lotto numbers this week were 2- 12- 14- 24. No jackpot winner, so €50 went to Maureen McGuinness, Ard Patrick, and Marie Boyle, 3 Ard Colmcille. Next weeks jackpot prize is €6,400. Club membership will be taken this Saturday, 22nd at 11am to 12 noon. Only players who have their membership paid are allowed to play for the club. Membership closes on 31st Saturday.

The under 14’s were away to St Naul’s at the weekend, and recorded a win. The senior team were away to Cloughaneely in the first round of the Gaeltacht competition, and a weakened team managed a victory, with minor star, Ethan O’ Donnell, coming on and scoring two goals.The league starts this coming Sunday, with Naomh Conaill away to Termon.

Milford

The Club would like to once again thank those who purchased tickets and supported the Club in the recent GAA National Draw. Unfortunately there were no local winners in the main draw. but the winners from the Club draw are as follows: (1) 32’ TV - Fionnuala Atkinson, Old Orchard House, Ballyare; (2) 22” TV - Anne Marie Cullen, Devlinreagh, Carrigart; (3) 22” TV - Aisling Dorrian, Coopers Road, Milford; (4) Digital Camera - Cadell Tully, Ramelton (5)Power Washer - Karen McCafferty, Milford; (6) George Foreman Grill - Pat and Greta Ferry, Tullybeg, Ramelton.

The club are staging a table quiz in aid of underage coaching taking place in Durkans Bar Ramelton on Friday 21st of March at 9pm. The last chance to register for all boys and girls aged from U8 to U18 interested in playing gaelic this year will take place in the clubhouse on Friday 21st of March from 6-7.30pm.

If you fancy improving your Irish, or are starting from scratch, or just want to come down and have the craic with an cupla focal why not join us for our Irish conversational language classes. Classes resume on Monday 24th of March at 6.30pm in the clubhouse and will continue throughout lent.

CLG BnaG is inviting girls between the ages of 8 and 12 to come along and try the game of Gaelic football in a fun way over a 12 week period. Training will take place on Friday evenings at the pitch in Milford from 6-7pm. Training starts on Friday 21st March with registration at 5.45pm (Registration for G4Gs, including a t-shirt is €8). For enquiries, contact Roisin on 087-9188795. Hard luck to Aisling McHugh, Lianne Boyce and Aoife Donnelly who were on the Donegal U16 team who were defeated by Monaghan in the Championship today 1-14 to 2-9.

The Scor ns nOg Instrumental Group consisting of Kyle MacAuley, Kevin Egan, Eoin and Liam Orr recently played for a recording of Scor Encore, TG4’s Scor program and this episode will now be aired on Sunday, April 6th at 7.30pm.

Marty Boucher retains top spot on the Club leaderboard. The top 5 are: 1. Marty Boucher - 1500; 2. Pat Barrett - 1441; 3. Nicky Boucher - 1385; 4. Pauric Curley - 1313 ;5. Roisin McCormack - 1305

Club membership will be soon due for the 2014 year. Please be aware that Donegal tickets will only be sourced for paid up members of the Club. The rates remain unchanged from 2013.

This weeks lotto numbers were 1-14-19-23. No jackpot winner, 4 match 3 winner win €20 each. Des McGinley, Leona Cullen, Deirdre O’Toole, Patrick Kerr, all Milford. Next weeks Jackpot is €720.