Donegal GAA Club Call

Tom Comack

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Tom Comack

Donegal GAA Club Call
All the latest news and notes from your local GAA club in Donegal.

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

Milford

A exciting and fun filled weekend is planned for the 25th, 26th and 27th of July to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the clubs foundation. There will be games, blitzes, skills competitions, Milford’s Strongest Man, Chinese Lanterns (in aid of Living Links) and loads loads more.

Anyone interested in ordering tickets to the Ulster Championship Final between Donegal and Monaghan must have their order with Kathleen Friel by 12 midday on the 13th of July. Contact Kathleen on 087-6506101 or 074-9153160

Mothers interested in playing in the challenge match against the ‘Gaelic for Mothers’ team from Convoy as part of the Club’s 30th Anniversary celebrations are asked to contact Marty Barrett on 087-2768714.

The Club would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the McHugh Family, Forquar, Milford, following the death of John McHugh on June 25th past. John was a well known and highly respected member of the community and the father of Senior panellists Enda and Ciaran and committee member Sean, and father-in-law of Senior team manager Nigel Black.

The U-16s get their league campaign up and running at home to Malin this Friday at 7.30pm.

The U-14 Girls will take on near neighbours Fanad Gaels away on Thursday at 6.30pm. Elverys Sports are also running a GAA camp for boys aged between 13 and 15 years of age. Michael Murphy and will also feature Leo McLoone, Paddy McBrearty, Michael Boyle and Eamonn McGee and will take place from the 24th - 28th June.

This weeks lotto numbers were 2-13-14-24. No jackpot winner, no match 3 winner, 2 entries drawn win €35 each. The winners were: Jake & Dane Dunworth, Ramelton, & Jimmy Friel, The Lagg, Milford. Next weeks Jackpot is €800.

Club gear is now available to order. Anyone who has ordered club gear but yet received it are to contact either Aidan or Barry. The range of club gear includes hoodies, tracksuits tops, windcheaters, hats, navy polo shirts, white polo shirts, and t-shirts.

Letterkenny Gaels

The club’s U-14s hosted Laragh from Cavan in the Feile competition and had a great weekend with friendships made.

Although the boys did not progress, they competed with teams playing at a high level and did themselves and the club proud.

Thanks to all players, parents/guardians, club members who helped to create a memorable weekend for the club.

The U-16s commenced their league game with a trip to Fanad on Wednesday evening. Best wishes to the U-14 hurlers who are off to Limerick for the all Ireland Hurling Feile this weekend.

The Club hurling/camogie Academy takes place from Monday 8th-Friday 12th July. limited places are available - please contact Dan 085 1743228 or Aideen 086 8163605 for information.

The Cul Camp is scheduled for July 29th start. Contact Oisin 086 7325955 for details or book online.

Congratulations to Úna Quinn, Cliona Conaghan and Emer McHugh who have been selected for the Donegal U14 camogie squad.

Cloughaneely

The seniors lost their championship game against Malin at the weekend and they will have a play-off to retain their senior championship status. Both seniors and reserves have a free weekend this weekend.

The U-12 were beaten by Gaoth Dobhair, next game at home next Monday against Fanad. There will be a club meeting next Tuesday, the 9th at 8.30 pm.

Anybody wishing to put their names down for tickets for the Ulster final for Donegal v Monaghan should contact Marie @ 086-1203713 before Friday the 12th July.

Naomh Columba

Congratulations to St Naul’s ladies who won the Darren McGinley Memorial Cup, and to our own B team, who took home the memorial shield.

Well done to our reserves, who overcame Naomh Bríd in the championship play off on Sunday afternoon.

Both our seniors and reserves now go on to face Downings in the first round this weekend, with the games set for Sunday, in Páirc na Dúnaibh. The ladies suffered defeat to Gaoth Dobhair in Machaire Gathlán on Wednesday evening last. In underage pride of place this week goes to our U-14 boys, who overcame Killybegs in last Wednesday’s Championship final.

They now face either Burt or Glenswilly in the county semi-final, due to take place this Friday night in Donegal Town. The U-16 boys also enjoyed victory on Friday evening, with a win over Killybegs at Páirc na nGael.

In other underage fixtures, The U-14 girls are due to play Kilcar this Thursday evening.

The minors and U-12s are in action again on next Monday evening, July 8th. The minors are due to meet St Nauls while the U-12s are away to Naomh Ultan.

The club are launching a silver circle draw, and sellers will visit households over the coming weeks. Tickets cost €10 a week for five weeks, and the weekly prizes are as follows: €1000, €500, €200, and three prizes of €100. The first draw will take place on Tuesday, August 13th.

Naomh Adhamhnáin

The seniors advanced to the quarter-finals of this year’s championship as they finished top of their group after defeating Naomh Conaill on Saturday evening. The reserves lost to Naomh Conaill.

The Senior ladies host Glenfin in the first round of the senior championship this Sunday in the Park at 12 noon.

There will be a club General Meeting this Monday night (July 8th) at 7:30 pm in the Clubhouse.

Last weekend saw a large number of Donegal teams compete in the All-Ireland Féile that was hosted by neighbouring Derry. Our U-14 boy’s team were hosted by the Loup and were very lucky to be received by such excellent hosts.

They won their first two games against the Loup and Portglenone (Antrim) before meeting the Burren in a final group game showdown. Burren went on to win the All-Ireland Division 2 crown.

The U-13 Boys hosted St. Anne’s from Dublin. The Dublin team went on to win the group before a semi-final defeat. The U-14 girls hosted West Clare Gaels and Kilkenny City.

The U-16 Boys finally get their league campaigns underway this Friday (July 5th) with the div. team at home to St. Michaels with the div. 2 team travelling to Cloughaneely. Games throw-in at 7:30pm

The minor boys take on Burt in this year’s championship preliminary round over two legs with the first game at home on Wednesday, June 10th and the second leg the following Wednesday away from home. The winners of this game will take on Termon in the first round / quarter-final of the Northern Board.

The U12’s will make the short trip to Glenswilly for Go Games next Monday evening.

The U16 hurlers will take on Setanta in the League this Thursday (4th) in O’Donnell Park at 7:30pm.

Gordon and Fergal want to thank all the players, parents and supporters of the U14 hurling panel for a fantastic year. The team won the County League B with a great win over Gaels in the final. The championship saw a great win over Burt in the quarter-final, and a loss in the semi to Buncrana, who are the team of the year in U-14 this year.

The U-12s will now play in the U-12 league, and the U-13s and U-14s are all asked to play with the U16 panel.

There were 5 winners that matched three numbers in this week’s Lotto draw and they win €20 each. This week’s numbers are: 4-9-10-21. Odhran McGowan, Dromore; Kieran O’Loan; Hugh Kelly, Beechwood; Lee McMonagle; S. Glackin (all c/o Adrian). Next week’s jackpot is €3,400.

Naomh Naille

Slotto there was no winner on this week’s slotto. Numbers drawn were 3, 4, 6, 7, 5, 2, 1. The closest to the winner receiving €80 was Neil McGroarty, Dromore, Mountcharles.

The U-12 boys had a great win over Naomh Muire at home on Monday evening. This win will keep them in the running for a place in the top two in the league.

The U-14 girls are playing at home this Thursday evening against Naomh Muire.

The club will be holding two registration nights for tickets in the club house for the Ulster final as soon as we receive ticket arrangements for the final.

St. Michael’s

St. Michael’s will host RUNEGAL 2013 which will take place on Saturday 13th July at 1 pm.

Registration at St. Michael’s Clubhouse The Bridge Hornhead Road Dunfanaghy from 10 am on the 13th. The proceeds this year are in aid of the St. Michael’s GAA Club and the Donegal Hospice.

The event will be followed by a Bar-B -Que at Molly’s Bar Dunfanaghy.

Club members must order their tickets for the Ulster final before 5 pm on Thursday July 11th - orders to Patricia Kelly 0861239435, Nicola Ferry 0863084164 Liam Mc Elhinney 0868611097 and Neil McGinley 0868165311.

There was no Jackpot winner in the Mini Lotto on Sunday night Sunday last. The Numbers drawn were 1,9,10,11,14,15. The Match 5 winner was Nina McLeod, Maghera who won €100. This weeks jackpot will be €3500.

Bingo

The €150 on the Snowball game at the Bingo session in Dunfanaghy on Sunday night last was won by Nellie McFadden Ray.

This years Cul Camp will take place from Monday July 29th until Friday August 2nd.

Our first championship match takes place on Wednesday July 10th against Muff.

The U-16s are away to St. Eunans this Friday 5th July.

We are scheduled to host our next blitz on Saturday July 6th with teams from Gweedore, Downings and Robert Emmetts also taking part.

The U-12s entertained Letterkenny Gaels on Monday evening at the Bridge. The A team played first and ran out convincing winners on a scoreline of 5-2 to 2-6. Conan Brennan and Lorcan McFadden were among the players to shine. The B team played next but lost to a very strong Gaels side. Keith Stewart and Jack Hanlon were the players who never gave up and battled and chased every ball. The Under 12’s next game is away to Milford next Monday evening.

Na Cealla Beaga

The U-16 team are away to Aodh Ruadh on Friday evening in the League. The Under 12 team had good wins in the last week against Aodh Ruadh and Bundoran and are due to play Ardara away next Monday.

Well done to Charlie Breslin after been picked to represent the club in Croke Park on the 9th of July for Under 12 activity day.

The Club are hosting an U-10 Blitz on Saturday the 6th of July in Fintra beginning at 11.30am. Teams taking part are Killybegs, Ardara, Glennullin, Magherafelt, Ballinascreen, Dromore, Enniskillen and Ballina.

The Club held a very successful 5k Run / Walk on Saturday the 29th June with 118 people taking part.

The first three home were (1) Mark McGuinness, Tir Chonaill AC on a time of 17.11, (2) Martin McGuinness, Na Cealla Beaga, time 18.08, (3) Brian McCabe, Individual, time 18.21. A big thank you to everyone that helped out.

The Club Cul Camp is on from the 8th to the 12th of July in Fintra, To book ring or text Dermot Slua Boyle on 087-9429014.

The Killotto had no winner this week. Numbers were 1, 8 10, 11. Match three shared €15 each were Bernard Conaghan, Martina Doyle, Conal Gallagher, Fiona Farrell. Next week’s jackpot is €1,000. This week’s sellers are Jimmy White, Gillen Mc Guinness, John Mc Guinness. If anyone wishes to set up a direct debit please contact Sarah Tully on 086-3311733.

There was no winner of the Bingo and next week’s Jackpot is €1,200.

Na Rossa

The U- 12s travelled to Glen last Monday evening in their latest league match but found the home team to strong on the night.

The lotto jackpot was not won. Numbers drawn were 2-10-16-17. Lucky dip winners were Charlotte Mc Cready and N Mc Groary Dungloe.

Club members looking for tickets for the Ulster final should contact club secretary Pat Boyle as soon as possible with their order.

When ordering state how many for adults and how many for under 16s and also if your ordering standing tickets state whether its O’Duffy terrace ( behind the town goals )or the hill terrace.

Aodh Ruadh

Aodh Ruadh are in senior and reserve intermediate championship action this Saturday in Father Tierney Park.

Ballyshannon / Bundoran Primary Care Team and Community Health Forum in partnership with Aodh Ruadh invite everyone attending the championship games to avail of a free personal health screening.

The event takes place this Saturday July 6th between 5.30pm and 8.30pm in a specially erected marquee in Father Tierney Park.

The screening will be performed by local HSE professionals and will only take a few minutes of your time and you will have your results immediately.

Bord na nÓg are running a Guess The Ulster Final Score competition. All underage players will be given cards at this week’s training to sell. There will also be a seller’s prize for all full cards returned.

The U-12s chalked up a 4-7 to 0-9 win over Dungloe in the Fr Tierney Park on Monday evening. It was game won in a first half when Aodh Ruadh played a lot a good football and built up a healthy lead. That cushion was needed in the second half when the visitors got the bit between their teeth and carried the game to Ballyshannon, but the homesters had enough in reserve to see out the game.

In attack Tiarnan Dolan, Mark McGlynn and Eoin Doherty were all in sharp form, each contributing 1-1 to Aodh Ruadh’s final tally. Mark Gettins got in on the scoring act with a well taken goal while Harry Howarth knocked over two points.

Senan Rooney had another excellent outing in midfield and accounted for the balance of Aodh Ruadh’s points.

Defensively Aodh Ruadh had it put up to them in the second half and they held their nerve mainly thanks due to a good showing by Ryan McDonald between the posts and a rugged and impressive defensive display from Matthew McDonald and Cian Barden. The team are back in action this Saturday, 6th July when they make the trip to Naomh Muire.

Mark McGlynn was selected as the lucky man to head to Croke Park next Tuesday.

The annual U-10 Michael Shannon tournament takes place this Saturday, 6th July at 11am in Fr. Tierney Park.

Senior and junior teams from Aodh Ruadh, Grange, Glencar / Manorhamilton and Erne Gaels will be competing for the two trophies.

Pride of place this week goes to the minor hurlers who won the minor league on Thursday night defeating Buncrana in the final.

The under 12 and under 16 leagues begin this Thursday with the under 12s at home to MacCumhaill’s and the under 16s making the trip to Ballybofey to take on MacCumhaill’s.

Well done to under 12s Ciaran Rami, Shane Gillespie and Eoin Doherty who will take part in an activity day in Croke Park on Tuesday 9th July.

Aodh Ruadh ladies had a hard fought challenges with their counterparts in Glencar Manorhamilton last Tuesday night.

The U-14s played their New York counterparts in a novel pairing in Fr. Tierney Park last Tuesday.

The under 12s are hosting a blitz, tomorrow, Tuesday 2nd July at 6.30pm. Bundoran, Saint Naul’s and Four Masters will be taking part in a packed evening of action. Aodh Ruadh players are asked to be at the park for 6 pm and are reminded to bring sandwiches, buns, scones, biscuits and the like to help with post match refreshments.

There was no winner of the €4,400 Aodh Ruadh Lotto jackpot last Sunday. The numbers drawn were 4, 5, 7, 12, 14 and 15. In the lucky dip €20 each went to: Gary Melly, c/o Pat’s Bar; Owen Roe O’Neill, East Port; Catriona Hennessy, Kildoney; Helen Danagher, College Street; and Trevor Mahon, Tullyhorky. Next draw is in the Bridgend on Sunday at 8.30pm. The jackpot is €4,500.

Four Masters

The U-10 boys travel to St. Naul’s this Saturday for a friendly. A huge well done to senior and reserves who played brilliantly on Saturday 29th June, winning both matches against Glenfin.

Four Masters’ GAA Club will be launching a new website on Thursday 11th July in Dom’s Pier 1 at 8pm.

Well done to 5/6th class girls who had their first win away to St Eunans in Letterkenny on Friday evening. The,1/2/3 year girls second level failed to overcome MacCumhaills at home on the same evening.

Both teams play their final league games at home this Friday evening - both playing Na Magha from Derry who are also bringing their U-8s to join in a blitz with Four Masters U8s and Ballyshannon U8s.

Please note there is a large build up of coats/tops/jackets in the store hut in the Club. Please feel free to come along and look for any lost items. Anything unclaimed by the end of August will be put into the Clothes bank at the front gates of the Club.

Please note there will be no lotto for two weeks.

The U-10 girl footballers meet in Tirchonaill Park every Thursday evening from 5-6pm.

Good luck to the U-14 girls who play Killybegs, Thursday 4th July.

The Kellogs Cul Camp will be held in Tirchonaill Park at the end of July and beginning of August.

The Frank Muldoon Memorial Singles Stableford Competition. Open to Ladies & Gents. The competition is sponsored by Rooney’s Centra Store, Clar Road, Donegal Town. Competition will take place at Donegal Golf Links, Murvagh on Wednesday 3rd July 2013.

The Frank Muldoon Memorial Cup will be awarded to the highest placed Donegal Golf Club full member or fully-paid adult member of Four Masters G.A.A. Club in 2013. A time sheet will be in operation. There are a lot of prizes to be won. For further information please contact Donegal Golf Club, 074-9734054. Entry Fee is €10 for Golf Club Members & €30 for visitors.

Naomh Muire

Comhghairdeas le baill an chlub a ghlac páirt i nGaelforce an deireadh seachtaine ‘s chuaigh thart, áit ar chríochnaigh siad uilig i amanta maithe.

The U-14s recorded a good away win in Kilcar last Thursday and are away to St. Nauls this Thursday 4th of July.

Our G4G girls will be presented with the G4G tops at coaching on Monday evening in the Banks and plans are now at an advanced stage for our U-12s trip to play at half time in the Ulster ladies final in Derry on the 14th July. 

The G4G squads are gearing up for the Croke park national day blitz on 15th of July.

The girls teams are running a Table Quiz in Caisleáin Óir on Wednesday 3rd July @ 9.30pm. We thank John Bosco, Caisleáin Óir and the regular quiz teams for the opportunity to get a few euro’s in the purse to help the girls out.

Anyone who can come along to support us please do and bring a friend for a great nights craic.

The senior and reserve teams will compete in the quarter final (first leg) of the Intermediate championship this weekend. They take on Fanad Gaels in the Banks at on Sunday at 1:30 and 3:00pm (TBC).

The U-12s travelled to St Nauls and performed well in both games. The U-16s opened their league campaign last Friday night and lost out to a strong Dungloe team by 3-9 to 10 points.

The minors drew at home to Naomh Conaill in the championship.

The Club are hosting a Dance in Caisleáin Óir, Anagaire on Saturday July 6th for Charlotte Devenney (McBride) and family.

June 100 Club winners were €500 - Declan Martin, Béal na Cruite; €200 -Mickey Rodgers,An Bhráid; €100 each Neil Peter Boyle, Cró na gCúige and Neil Boyle, Bóthar an Ghleanna; Margaret McFadden, Cál Chéim
€50 each winners were Hughie Hanlon, Cál Chéim; Rosaleen McGarvey, Cnoc a Stolaire; Joe Sharkey, Anagaire; Mary Ward, Béal na Cruite; Aidan Hughes, Mullach Dubh; John Rua Mac Giolla Easpaig, Croithlí; Séamus O’ Fearraigh, Loch an Iúir agus Richy Carrothers, Baile Chiarraí.

Naomh Conaill

There was no winner of last weeks lotto. The numbers drawn were 11,14,16 and 17. Two prizes of €50 went to Rose Solly Station Road and Anna McCole 21 Solomons Court Letterkenny. Next weeks jackpot is €2,800.

The June draw in the 200 plus club took place last Tuesday night at the Community centre bingo. 1st prize €500 Joe Gallagher Derries. 5 prizes of €100 each Leo Mc Loone Jnr Main street, Kevin Ward Edeninfagh, Sarah Mc Glynn Fintown, Nellie Doherty Ard Mc Gill and Ann O’Donnell Derries.

The U12’s had a comprehensive victory over Ardara on Monday night. They are away to Four Masters on Saturday 6th July at 6.30pm.

Commiseration to the U-14 team and their manager who were beaten in the regional final by Ardara.

The U-16s are away to Dungloe on Friday night. In the minor championship it finished all square between Naomh Mhuire and Naomh Conaill. 2-10 each.

The club would like to thank all the families that hosted the boys from Belfast and the girls from Kilkenny during their Feile visit last weekend.

The Naomh Conaill senior ladies were narrowly beaten in the Darren McGinley memorial tournament last Saturday in Glen. On Sunday they had a good league victory away to Cloughaneely. Naomh Conaill 6-15 4-08 Cloughaneely.

Names will be taken for Ulster final tickets on Friday evening from 7.30 to 8.30 in the clubhouse. Once tickets are ordered they cannot be cancelled. Stand, terrace and juvenile tickets available - prices TBC.

Kilcar

Congratulations to John Mc Nulty and the Senior team on reaching the quarter final of the championship with a won over Bundoran at the weekend on a scoreline of 2-17 to 0-4 points. The reserve also won.

The ladies played in the Darren Mc Ginley tounrament at the weekend. They reached the semi -final s but were knocked out by neighbours Glen.

They play Glenties in the championship next Sunday morning at home. The U-12 team had a good win over Na Rossa on Wednesday last.

The U-16 team have their first league game on Friday against Naomh Brid. The

U-14 girls were defeated by Naomh Muire on Thursday last.

Bingo takes place every Sunday night at 8.30pm in the parish hall, come along you might win our jackpot of €3,150. Winners this week were Gracie O’Hara, Mary Breslin, Mary Molloy,Evelyn Erskine ,Theresa Gallagher.

Anyone who would like to be in with a chance of winning our jackpot €3,200 ,you can get a ticket in any of the local shops or pubs,or contact any club member. This week results are that there was no winner of the jackpot,consolation prizes went to Brian Mc Shane,John Murrin Killybegs and Kenneth Kennedy.

An Clochan Liath

Ba iad 3, 5, 7 agus 24 na huimhireacha lotto a tarraingeadh ag deireadh na seachtaine seachtaine agus nior baineadh póta óir an lotto.

Beidh €1,400 sa phóta óir don seachtain seo. Bhain na daoine seo leanas €20 an ceann Kathleen Bonner, Upper Keadue, Margaret Hanlon, Calhame, Rory McNiff, Dungloe, Ann Ward Pole Road agus Damien McGowan, Falmore.

Bhain Marian Sweeney as Sheskinarone (€150), John Doyle as Main Street, Nan Doherty as Main Street agus Mary Boyle as Annagry €100 ag an Bhingo.

The 11th draw in the forth series of the 200 Club was held on Sunday night the 30th of June at the bingo and the winners are as follows for the month of June, 1st €1,000 – Jamsie Cannon, Dungloe, 2nd €500 – Alan Rodgers, Pole Road, 3rd €300 – Peter McGee, Meenderryhirk, 4th €100 – Bella Sweeney, Cloughwally, 5th €100 – Margaret Sweeney, Cloughwally.

Dungloe took part in a 4 team blitz that featured Gweedore, Robert Emmets and Cloughaneely. Playing in 7 a-side games all the players showed up really well in the difficult and wet conditions.

Thanks to CLG Ghaoth Dobhair for the invite & hospitality and special thanks to all the parents that traveled over with the kids.

Dungloe GAA present the Gathering on the 28th of July from 12pm to 4pm in

Rosses park with a barbecue, traditions music, fun & games for the kids and some demo matches featuring young & old players along with the Wall of history in pictures for any of our past & present members who are visiting during the Mary from Dungloe festival.

Sean MacCumhaills

Best of luck to the girls who travel to Limerick as Donegals representatives in the All Ireland Feile. The girls have matches against teams from Limerick, host club St Mungrets, Ballina and Sligo. All the best to Geraldine and the girls.

Irish dance classes every Wednesday in GAA Centre 6 to 7 pm and 7 to 8 pm also Saturdays 4 to 5 pm and 5 to 6 pm.

Adult keep fit non competitive Irish Dance Lessons will begin shortly. For further information contact Lorraine on 087 1261349

There were no winners of the lotto this week. Numbers drawn were 2,15,20 and 29

There was 1 match 3 winner. Bernie Bell and Sean Mc Glynn won €150

We have club bags for sale. €15. Ideal for school bags. We also stock Mac Cumhaills shorts, socks, hurls and water bottles. Contact Alan Martin 0861723899

MacCumhaill’s Weekly Bingo is in the Villa Rose Hotel this week at 8.30pm.

Malin

Congratulations to our senior footballers who have qualified for the quarter finals of the Donegal Senior Football Championship at the weekend. The reserve footballers exited the championship on Saturday evening when they went down by two points against their Cloughaneely counterparts.

The U -14 girls put in an excellent performance when they defeated Naomh Padraig, Muff 2-7 to 1 -6. This was particularly seen in the last fifteen minutes of the first half where the Malin struck 2-3 in quick succession, to go in at the break with a lead of 2:4 to 1:4

The second half was another tight affair with Malin outscoring their opponents by 3 points to 2, to leave the final score 2-7 to 1-6 in our advantage. Malin team consisted of Aoife Mc Colgan, Tara Kelly, Eimear O’ Neill, Allanah Mc Daid, Katie Doherty, Megan Harkin, Breda Doherty, Shannon Mc Laughlin, Siobhan Farren and Ciara Mc Laughlin.

A big thank you to the U12 & U10 Girls squad that provided the half time entertainment in front of the large crowd of supporters during our championship clash v Cloughaneely on Saturday.

The annual Summer Camp will take place from 15th to 19th July from 10am to 2.30 in the Malin GAA Grounds. If you would like any more information contact Maria Mc Laughlin 087 7763679.

Congratulations to Pauline Mc Laughlin, Aughaclay who won this weeks lotto jackpot of €1200. Winning sequence drawn was 4-6-2-5-3-1-7. Winner of the €20 sellers prize was Christopher McLaughlin, Aughaclay. Next weeks jackpot will start off at €500.

Naomh Ultan

The club’s next monthly meeting will take place on Monday July 8th at 8-30pm. Over the past year a club website has been designed and will be ready to launch in a couple of weeks. Anyone who has rare photo’s, written pieces etc regarding the club and think they are of importance please feel free to forward them via email to pro.naomhultandunkinneely.donegal@gaa.ie.

Na Dúnaibh

Torthai an lotto don 1ú Iúil. Uimhreacha: 1-17-20-25. Níor bhain duine ar bith an póta óir. Bhí trí uimhir ag Micheal Morris c/o Manus. Bhain Eileen Ní Cuileann Carraig Áirt an beile dó bheirt agus bhain Peadar Acton An Maolruaidhe an buideal fíon. Duais Dioltora- Manus Mac Phaidín. Beidh an tarraingt ar an Luan seo chugainn ins an Teach tabhairne An Gleann ag 11i.n. agus beidh €8,500 ar fáil ins an phota óir. Ticeidí @ €2 ar fáil ó baill an fhochumann agus i siopa agus tithe tabhairne eagsula sa cheanntair.

Beidh seachtain na Gaeilge ar siúl ins an ionad ón 22ú-26ú Iúil í mbliana. Tá fáilte roimh achan duine chuig an seachtain seo cibé leibhéal gaeilge a bhfuil agat.

Congratulations to Ross Cullen whose name was drawn to represent the club in Croke Park on Tuesday next 9th July.

U-12’s travel to play Letterkenny Gaels on Monday next 8th July with a 7pm start.

U-10’s travel to St Michael’s on Saturday to take part in their blitz with the action getting under way at 11am

Minors make the long journey to Urris on Wednesday next 10th July for a first leg championship tie with the return leg on Wednesday 17th July.

This year’s Cul Camp takes place from Mon 15th - Fri 19th July and a week full of fun and games is guaranteed. The camp is for boys and girls aged 7-13 commencing at 10 am each morning.

Tir Chonaill Gaels

Its being a hectic few weeks for the London footballers and with last weekend’s Connaught semi-final replay win over Leitrim in Roscommon, we take this opportunity to congratulate them all after this historic victory. The club would like to congratulate all our members who play and manage London including manager Paul Coggins and his assistant Kevin Downes. All those players that have being part and are selected on the 26 man squad for the replay including Philip Butler, Brian Collins, Mark Gottsche, Caolan Doyle, Barry Mitchell, Garry Magee, Eamon McConville, Eoin O’Neill, Gavin McEvoy, Cathal Magee and Aiden McTigue.

The reserve team played St Kiernans last Sunday at a Hot Greenford and had to battle hard to beat a determined

On Sunday we play St Anthonys in the first round of the championship at Ruislip with a 3pm throw-in.

The club would like to pass on our congratulations to club stalwart J P O’Donnell on his recent engagement to girlfriend Paula Reid.