With the club championship getting underway this weekend, there's a real buzz around Donegal's GAA clubs this week.
Here's a look at what's happening in your local club.
The club would like to extend their deepest sympathy to the family of John Laverty following his recent passing. John was the first Club Captain to lift a Senior County Championship for the Club back in 1959 and he also represented Donegal. Our thoughts go out to his wife Marie and children, Stephen, Anita, Maurice, Frank, Shaun, Raymond, Martina, Geraldine, Catriona, his brothers and sisters and entire extended family. Ar Dheis Dé go raibh a hanam dílis.
The ladies lost out to a strong Fanad Gaels team on Sunday morning. Training continues on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 7.00pm and all new members are welcome.
There was no winner of this week's Lotto. The numbers drawn were 13, 17, 18 and 29. There was no match 3 winners so 3 names were picked out: Pete Byrne, Paul McCabe and Cora McLaughlin who receive €30 each. This week’s jackpot is a massive €10,000 and Shane McNulty and Stephen Lynch’s team is selling.
Four people shared the match 3 €100 prize in our club Lotto on Friday night. There was no jackpot winner which leaves next weeks jackpot a massive €5300.
The club would like to thank all the promoters and all who bought lines in our recent successful silver circle with thanks also to S V P for the use of the drop in centre. Congrats to all prize winners and the full list of winners are on local shops.
The club extends sympathy to John O Dowd, Corcullion, on the death of his brother Tom in Australia and his sister Mary Moran in England.
The club would like to congratulate Aoife McColgan and her Donegal teammates on their League final victory against Westmeath.
Malin seniors lost away on Saturday to Killybegs. on a scoreline of Killybegs 3-05 Malin 1-10. Next week sees the start of the Michael Murphy Sports Senior Championship with Malin facing Sean MacCumhaill’s at home on Sunday.
The minors lost on Wednesday night to Cloughaneely in Castlefin in the Northern Board League final against Cloughaneely. The team and scorers were: Callum Doherty, Conor Gallagher, Aiden Bambrick, Cormac Cullinan, Conor Quigley, Ryan Doherty, Conor McGeogeghan (0-01), Ciaran Doherty (0-03), Joe Doherty, Conor McColgan, Oisin McGonagle (0-02), Joseph Doherty (PM), Tiarnan Stevens (0-01), Daniel Houghton (0-02) and Conor Bambrick. Subs used: Andrew Mullin for Conor Quigley, Ciaran Doherty (D) for Conor Gallagher, Robert Boggs for Joseph Doherty (PM), Conor Kelly for Daniel Houghton, Padraig McCarron for Conor McGeoghan, Sean O’Neill, Sean Byrne, Fergal Monagle and Thomas Mullin.
The Under 16’s lost out to Urris in the Darren Downey/Gary McLaughlin Inishowen B-final on Sunday in Burt on a scoreline of Malin. The team on the night was Ronan Lafferty, , Oran Doherty, Ronan Kelly, Matthew Mullarkey, Jason Mullarkey, Kealan White, Josh Conlon, Daniel Houghton, Ciaran Doherty, Jack McLaughlin, Sean O’Neill, Liam Doherty, Sean Byrne, Cormac Conlan and Martin O’Connor. Subs used Pauric O’Donnell, Ronan McLaughlin, Thomas O’Brien.
There was no winner of this weeks jackpot of €1700, the numbers drawn were 3-2-5-1-6-7-4. The €50 winner was Geraldine McGonagle, Drumcarbit, next weeks jackpot is €1750.
Lotto winning numbers for the 03/05/2016 are 4-6-7-5-2-8-3-1. There were no winners. The jackpot for 10/05/2016 is €3,300.
Hard luck to the U14 boys who lost to Fanad Gaels in the quarter final on Tuesday. The U12 team got their year off to a great start when the beat Letterkenny Gaels at home on Wednesday.
Congratulations to Karen Guthrie, Grainne Houston, Yvonne McMonagle, Katy Herron and Gemma Glackin who were all part of the Donegal Ladies panel that won promotion to Division One of the National football league last Saturday in Dublin.
They beat Westmeath in the division 2 final on a score of 3.17 to 0.13. Four of the girls were on the starting 15 and they played a big part in this victory.
The seniors and reserves played at home to MacCumhaill’s on Saturday. The reserves unfortunately lost. The team was Mark Temple; Shaun McGlynn, Finnian McGlinchey, Sean Foy (0-1); Aodhfin McGlynn,Steven Dorrian, Paul Bonner (0-2); Hugh Foy, Tony Carlin; Ronan Carlin (0-1), Liam Moy, Dylan McGlynn; PJ Scanlon, Shane Moy. Subs used William McGlynn for Finnian McGlinchey, Liam Breen for Liam Moy, Christopher McBrearty (0-2) for Dylan McGlynn. The seniors had a great victory.
TIR CONAILL GAELS
Congratulations to the junior Team who won the McArdle Cup on Sunday at Colindale, all the lads are English born. Well done to Paul Coggins and all the background team and players.
Well done to the TCG lads who were part of the U18 London Development Team who played Warwickshire in the McCarthy Cup as part of the 1916 Celebrations held at Ruislip - Conor McCarthy, Daniel O'Connell, Conor Redmond and Conal Vaughan.
A fantastic day of youth gaelic football was had at the U13 Peter McGlynn Tournament and accompanying blitz. Congratulations to the winners on the day:- Cup - Dulwich Harps, Shield - St Clarets and Plate - North London Shamrocks. Presentations were made by Mickey and Margaret McGlynn who flew over from Ireland especially for the Tournament which is held in memory of their son Peter and also gave them the opportunity to catch up with old friends.
A massive thank you to the TCG Ladies who managed the kitchen and tuck shop and to Joel McInern and the whole TCG Team who, with their endless efforts, ensure that the day was a success.
The seniors kept up their recent good run with a win over Termon last Saturday evening in Towney.
There was no winner of the Club Lotto Jackpot so next week’s Jackpot is €4,500 this week’s numbers were: 4, 9, 15 and 18 winners were: €50 Ann Marie McDevitt €30 Barry Callaghan €20 Joe Haughey and Noel O’Donnell. For those not living in the area you can buy your Lotto’s online at clgchillchartha.com click the Club Lotto section for details!.
Congratulations to the Donegal Ladies on their League victory at the weekend, especially to our own players, Jade O’Donnell and Erika Hanna.
Well done to our reserve and ladies team who both won their league fixtures this weekend. The seniors were unlucky to lose to St Nauls.
This week's winning numbers: 1, 6, 12, 24. There were 14 match 3 winners: Cath Forker (Annagry), Bernie Hunter (Mullaghduff), Michael Gallagher (Ranafast), Bill McGarvey (Kincasslagh), Brian Manus O'Donnell (Kincasslagh), Mary V Sharkey (Belcruit), Maisie Bonner (Burtonport), Annie Finbar McBride (Meenderrynasloe), Owenie Boyle (Mullaghduff), Aiden McGinley (Braade), Aodan McConohley (Mullaghduff) Megan Caffery (Loughanure), Charles Doogan (Loughanure). Next weeks jackpot is €1820.
Very best of luck to all WAARiors this weekend! Sign up is still available until Thursday the 12th, all details at www.waar.ie
B’iad foirne Baile na nGalloglach na cuairteoirí go Páirc Naomh Fionán Dé Sathairn seo chaite. Bhain an fhoireann tacaíochta Cloich Cheann Fhaola 1-17|2-06, ach bhí droch lá ag an foireann sinsir agus chaill siad 0-10|2-09. Tosaítear an Chraobh ar an Satharn seo, 14ú Bealtaine. Tá Cloich Cheann Fhaola sa bhaile in éadan Aodh Ruadh ar 6:00 agus 7:30. Guímid gach rath ar ár sinsir agus ar ár fhoireann tacaíochta.
Many thanks to those of you who came out to celebrate Lá na gClubanna with us on Sunday. Special thanks to all those who helped in organising the day, to our club President Fr Sean for officiating at mass at the pitch and to Fr Quinn for concelebrating the mass. Thanst to all those who helped during the mass, Martin Terry for organising the sound system, to Mary McClafferty for organising the tea/refreshments, and to our U-10/U-12 teams for putting on a great display on the pitch that afternoon! Thanks to Kevin Scanlon and Denis Doohan for organising the quiz night!
The 1st draw was held Wednesday, May 4th at the bingo in Ostan Loch Altan. The numbers drawn were 2,5,8,13,14,15. There was no Jackpot winner! As the jackpot didn't go we had 2 match 5 winners : Frank McDaid (who picked up a ticket on his way into the bingo!!) and Patrick McClafferty. They share the €100 match 5 prize -each getting €50! Congratulations to you both!! Next draw takes place Wednesday, May 11th.
Well done to our minors who beat Malin last week 4-14 to 0-9 pts in the Northern Board League final. Congratulations 100 Club Winners for April were €500 - Brian Dolan and a €100 each to Mary B McGee, Hailey Doohan, Pat and Neil Kelly, Danny and Caolán McNulty and Owen and Kathleen Coyle.
AN CLOCHÁN LIATH
B'iad 6, 12, 20 & 21 a huimhireacha a lotto a tarraingíodh ag deireadh na seachtaine agus níor baineadh póta óir an lotto. Beidh €2300 sa phóta óir don seachtain seo.
Bhain na daoine seo leanas €20 an ceann: Hugh Boyle - Quay Rd, Grace O'Donnell Quay Rd, Olivia & Mark C/O John A Doherty - Quay Rd, Anthony Conaghan - Crickamore agus Michael McGill - Doochary.
The lucky Club 200 winners for May are as follow: James O' Hagan - €1000, Bridgeen Doherty - €500, Donal Johnson - €300, Martina Reilly and Patrick Kerr - €100.each.
The next monthly meeting will take place on Monday the 16th of May at 8:30pm in the clubhouse. Everyone is welcome to attend.
The club are delighted to announce a fantastic fundraiser being run by our club members. This competition will put your football knowledge to the test as well as an opportunity to win some very worthwhile prizes over the duration of the Euros. The format of the competition is simple, you receive points for every correct prediction you have. Sounds easy! It's only €10 to enter and we are estimating a top prize of €350! There may be additional prizes added based on participation levels.
The seniors played away to Naomh Mhuire on Saturday evening last coming away with a win.
The club are holding a ‘Come Dine with Me’ event on Saturday 11th June. If you’re interested in hosting, please contact Joe Brennan 0871202900; Mary Coughlan 086 8330202 or any club executive. There will be a social night in O’Neills Bar, Drimarone to round off the evening.
The monthly meeting will take place on Monday 23rd May at 9pm in the Clubhouse.
SLOTTO draw on 30/04/16. The numbers drawn were3 4 7 5 2 6 1. The jackpot was not won. The €80 consolation prize went to Raphael Meehan, Drimarone.
If anyone has any unwanted clothing please use our Recycling facility at Club grounds. Proceeds goes to the club.
The senior ladies made the short trip to near neighbours St.Nauls on Sunday morning for their shield competition match. Well worked goals from Grace Nolan and Eimear Mc Groary was recognition for their efforts. There were good performances throughout from Casey Harvey, Aine McGroarty, Chloe Masterson and Damaris Scott. Next up is Gaoth Dobhair at home next Sunday.
The senior Ladies would like to congratulate Kelly Lacey and Brendan McDyre who got married on Friday. The club is hosting a Come Cook With Us fundraiser on Friday 27th of May at 8:30pm in the Abbey Hotel. Tickets available from any club executive.
The club are seeking applications for U21 Football Team Manager. Please submit expression of interest and C.V to firstname.lastname@example.org. Closing date Sunday 15th of May 2016 .
5K Walk/Run: 5K Walk/Run takes place on Friday 13th of may at 7 pm to raise funds to upgrade the gym in the A.V.S €8 each.
There was no winner of the lotto jackpot €900 in week 43 held in the Abbey Hotel on Monday the 9th of May. The €25 winners in the lucky dip were Noel Ward, Cullionboy, Alan Carion, Ballyboyle, Sean Gillespie, Brookfield, and Ian and Una McKenna, Killymard. The numbers drawn were 9, 20, 21 and 23, Congratulation to all winners. The next draw takes place on the 16th of May.
Well done to the U-16 football team who won the Naomh Muire Invitational Tournament in Annagry last Friday evening. The lads overcame St. Michaels in the final.
Both the senior and reserve footballers were defeated when they travelled to Ballyshannon at the weekend. The U-12 footballers got their season off to a start on Thursday evening when they travelled to Glenfin. Unfortunately the lads came up short on the night and were defeated by a strong Glenfin side.
Congratulations to Letterkenny Gaels players Conor Cullen, Ronan Frain and Keelan Margey who were part of the St. Eunans College team who won the Treanor Cup.
An Irish traditional music session will be launched in Silver Tassie on Sunday 15th May from 7-8pm. This family friendly session is intended to encourage anyone and everyone to come along and get involved in playing a little trad, singing an Irish song, enjoying the craic agus b'fheidir ag labhairt gíota beag Gaeilge. Organised by Gaeil Leitir Ceanainn and open to everyone everywhere. Bígí linn!
REALT NA MARA
There was no Jackpot winner in this week Bunlotto.. The numbers drawn were 1 6 11 18 19. The € 50 winners were Patrick Shanley, Kinlough, T McCarthy, 49 Claremont Court Glasnevin, Dublin 11; John Martin, Tuam Co Galway.
The second round of the News & Views Town League took place last Saturday with Ryan's Raiders defeating Lee's Lions and Cealum’s Chargers losing out against Jayden's Jaguars. Thanks to Hannah Doherty and Barry Keaney for refereeing. There is no underage gaelic next weekend due to Holy Communion in the Parish.
To say that the events of last Saturday night in Glenswilly were disappointing is an understatement. That said we must now move on and will do so the stronger for it starting next Saturday when both teams travel to Dungloe for the first games in this year's Championship.
This year’s Cul Camp will take place on July 18th -July 22nd in Gaelic Park with Noel Carr once again as co-ordinator . Registration forms are now available from News & Views, The Tourist Office and Noel.You can also register online atkelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie
The understrength seniors lost their unbeaten league start at the weekend in terrible conditions against Gaoth Dobhair, the Reserves also lost their game.
The senior ladies were beaten by Carndonagh on Sunday and they have no game this week. Well done to Kaneshia McKinney and Eimhear Bradley who were part of the Donegal Ladies team that won the National League Division Two title at the weekend.
The minor boys footballers defeated St. Michael’s by the narrowest of margins last week in the Northern Final despite dominating much of the game. The old adage about goals winning games nearly came true as the lads scraped over the line on a 1-12 to 3-05 scoreline with Niall O’Donnell scoring a brilliant individual goal.
The minor hurlers had a good win over Setanta last week and they host Aodh Ruadh, BS this Thursday.
The U12 Boys footballers travelled to Cloughaneely and tasted defeat in their Go Games opener, they host St. Michael’s this Wednesday at 6:30pm. The U11 team lost at home to Robert Emmett’s.
Cúl Camps are now available for booking online and there are more details on the club Facebook page. Dates are: football Only: July 25th – 29th and Hurling & Camogie only August 8th – 12th.
Topaz Cash for Clubs is launching next Monday for 2016 with a slight change this year – you must be registered for Play or Park (their monthly game that has fantastic prizes including cars, holidays of a lifetime etc.) and then nominate St. Eunan’s when you fill up at any Topaz station especially the home of one of our main sponsors, Eddie Tobin.
Best of luck to Letterkenny Rovers in their Intermediate Cup Final in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday night.
Peter Gallagher and James O'Donnell's men continued their faultless start to the season with a hard earned victory over Letterkenny Gaels, in testing conditions on Saturday evening at Father Tierney Park. The reserves also recorded an impressive win over Letterkenny Gaels. They are away to Cloughaneely in championship next Saturday, 6 and 7.30 p.m.
Aodh Ruadh under 14s made the long trip to Dungloe on Monday evening and came back with a draw on a scoreline of 3-9 to 4-6 which ensured Ballyshannon topped Division One after the round robin stages. Aodh Ruadh had the better of the first half to go in at the interval leading by 2-5 to 1-5. However the hosts came out all guns blazing in the second half and it took a wonder strike of a goal from Frankie McGinley to ensure that Aodh Ruadh topped the table. Also among the goals was Senan Rooney with a brace which capped another fine outing at midfield from the Corker man. There were decent defensive showings from Kyle Murray and Eugene Doherty, while up front Colm McGloin continued his fine attacking form. That result sets up a rematch in the league semi-final which will take place on either Friday or Saturday, with Dungloe travelling to Ballyshannon for that fixture.
The under 12s had a good start to the league on Monday with an away win against Ardara.
The under 10s have their first blitz of the year this Saturday in Mountcharles. Huge thanks to Naomh Bríd for hosting our under 8s at their blitz last Saturday. . Huge thanks also to Southern Board fixtures secretary Paul Martin who arranged for us to take part in Ballintra at short notice. Despite the cold and the wet the lads and lass all gave great accounts of themselves and played some lovely football. Lining out for Aodh Ruadh on the day were Gareth Brennan, Patrick Clarke, Manus Conlon, Sam Davitt, Joey Daly, Finn Doogan, Callum Dorrian, Antóin Duffy, Eoghan Gallagher, Joseph Gibbions, Tomás Keown, Ethan Kerrigan, Finn Hartin, Sean Maguire, Eoghan McCadden, Oisin McCadden, Shaun McGarrigle, Ethan McGowan, Sean O'Neill, Éabha Rogers, Max Roper, Dáthaí Sheerin, Corey Sheridan and MJ Ward.
The Realt Ruadh ladies senior team are away to Glenties this Sunday at 12pm.
Aodh Ruadh under 14 girls put in a fantastic team display last Wednesday evening against a strong Glenties side, to remain unbeaten in the league. Aodh Ruadh were straight out of the blocks and within a few minutes were two points up thanks to Bridín Maguire and Sarah Jane Keon. Aodh Ruadh led 0-7 to 0-0 at halftime.
This year's Duck Race will take place on Saturday 28th May at 3pm. So mark the date in your calendar as it's always an entertaining afternoon.
The under 14 hurlers made the long trip to Gaoth Dobhair on Thursday night and came out on top on a 7-9 to 6-6 scoreline.
The young minor hurlers’ difficult season continued on Thursday with a home game defeat by Burt.
The first under 8 and under 10 blitz of the season takes place on Sunday week, May 22nd in Convoy. The lads are really looking forward to the blitz. We will have full details at training this Sunday.
Aodh Ruadh marked Lá na gClub on Sunday 8th May at Father Tierney Park.
On Friday May 27th Seán Óg's will host a darts exhibition with Jelle Klaasen. The proceeds will go towards extensive surface repair works required at Father Tierney Park.
There was no winner of last week's Aodh Ruadh Lotto jackpot of €4,400. The winning numbers drawn were 1, 3, 6, 15, 17 and 18. In the lucky dip €20 went to Carmel Gillespie, c/o P O'Neill; PJ Buggy, The Abbey; Noeleen O'Brien; Margaret McCauley, Mulleek; and Packie McGrath, Cashelard. Next draw is on Sunday in The Bridgend Bar with a Jackpot of €4,500 on Sunday at 8.30pm.
There was no winner of this week’s lotto. The numbers drawn were 3-9-29-30 and the€50 went to Martin Doc, Nairin Road and Anna O’Donnell, Keelin Mc Gill Fintown Next week’s Jackpot will be €6,400.
Club 200+ draw number 11 took place at bingo on Tuesday 3rd May and the winners were as follows €500- Connie Doherty, Station Road andthe €100 winners were Karla Doherty, Station Road, Joe Gallagher, Derries, Sean McLoone c/o Leos Bar, Eamon Boyle Mennalargan, Declan Bonner, Glen Road. The next draw will take place on 7/6/16.
Congratulations to our minor team on winning the minor regional league final over Ardara last week in Glencolmcille.
The senior and reserve teams had two great victories in the league last Saturday at home against Ardara.
The dates and time of the Cúl Camps are available online and we would encourage parents to book in advance where possible, this will ensure gear can be ordered in advance as per County requirements. Donegal Please use the link below to book your child’s / Children’s place in advance.
Well done to the senior team who recorded their second win of the season with victory over Robert Emmetts.
The under 12s match against Kilcar last Wednesday evening had to be postponed. This week they host Pettigo.
The lotto draw took place last Monday evening in the Hall.The jackpot was not won. The numbers drawn were 4,5,17 and 21. Two lucky dip winners receive €50. They were Aidan Bonner Doochary and Daryl Devenney Meenagowan. Next weeks jackpot stands at €2900.
The 100+ club number drawn for May were 4,1,2,7,8,3,6,5. There was no winning sequence. Lucky dip winner Rose Doherty Gleneely €30.This weeks winner of the 100+ Club was number 126 Frances Callaghan the Garrison.
Hard luck to the 14 boys who faced a strong Gaoth Dobhair team in the Division One NRB quarter final. The boys worked extremely hard to get a result but wasn’t to be on the night.
Red Hughs overcame Moville to take top spot, a week after being beaten by Naomh Padraig Muff. Seosamh Mac Ceallabhuí’s team go two points clear, although Muff now have two games less played.
Congratulations to Darragh McMenamin and Kieran Neeson on being selected to be part of the Donegal U15 development squad.
The seniors recorded a good win over Dungloe and the reserves lost to Dungloe on Saturday evening at the Bridge.
There was no jackpot winner in the mini lotto on Sunday nigh. . The numbers drawn were 2,3,5,7,11,16. This week’s Jackpot will be €2150. The Match 5 Winners were Mary Robinson, Pound Street, Dunfanaghy who bought her ticket online, Shaun Boyce, Centra, Dunfanaghy, Geraldine O’Donnell, Ards Creeslough and Liz Foreman. They won €25 each.
Good luck to minor players Eoghan Kelly and Ruairi Friel who are part of the Letterkenny Rovers squad for the FAI Intermediate Cup Final in the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on this Sunday.
Congratulations to Colm McFadden who’s St. Eunan’s College team won the Treanor Cup last week.
The under 14s had a good victory over Carndonagh on Friday evening last in the Northern semi final. They now meet Fanad Gaels in the Final on this Friday evening at a venue to be confirmed.
The minors played St Eunan’s in the Northern final in Convoy on Wednesday evening last, losing out by the narrowest of margins.
The parish league finals were held on Sunday last at the Bridge and coincided with la na Clubanna. It was a great event and the brilliant sunshine added to the occasion. Special thanks to the children and parents who supported the league all year, the ladies who did the gate, the people who supplied food and helped in the tea rooms, the men that set up the pitches each week and for the finals. Those who coached and refereed games, Brian McCafferty the Piper from Crolly who added greatly to the occasion, Michael Murphy for his continued support and for sponsoring the medals. Thanks to Moses and the local press for press coverage and continued support and especially to our special guests Colm Anthony McFadden and Martin McElhinney.
There was no overall winner of this week’s lotto draw which was held in the Dew Drop Inn, Laghey. The jackpot now stands at £1750. The numbers drawn were 6, 8, 10, 20, and 22. £25 winners were John Ward, William McCafferty, Sinead Gallagher, Zack Gallagher. Next week’s draw will be held in the Bay Bush Bar, Ballintra, on Monday 16th May.
The seniors and reserves took on Naomh Colmcille away at the weekend with the reserves winning 3-10 to 0-11, Sean Rooney scored 3-1, and the seniors also defeated Naomh Colmcille with Clint Walsh in fine form.
The senior and reserve teams are in Championship action this weekend when they take on Carndonagh in the group opener.
Well done to Amber Barrett, Niamh Carr and all the Donegal team and management who won the Division Two final.
The U12s had a great start to their league campaign with a victory over Glenswilly last Wednesday night. The goals were scored by Anthony Curran (2), Liam Donnelly, Dara Kelly Cullen and Jordan Ryan while Johnny McCallum had a great game in nets with some excellent saves.
This weeks lotto numbers were 1-6-7-14. No jackpot winner, The match 3 winners who win €20 each were Joanne Duggan, John O'Connor, Jake and Dane Dunworth, and Fiona and Eddie Shiels. Next weeks Jackpot is €2,420.
We would like to thank all of our club members who joined us in this year's Group Entry in supporting Pieta House at the Darkness into light 5k Walk /Run on Saturday morning last in Letterkenny.
The First Aid certs were given out on Tuesday night at the clubhouse. We would like to thank all 29 of our team coaches, committee members players and members who participated in this course. We appreciate you giving up your free time to train in first Aid. Any team that has not yet received the new first aid kits, please contact Bryan Faul. A special thanks to the club's Health and Wellbeing officer Elaine McFadden for organising the course and the presentation of the certs.
Congratulations to Laura Gallagher and the Donegal Ladies on their win.
Well done to Glenswilly Community Games Teams, Under 10 Boys and Under 14 Girls who are Donegal Champions and are through to the Ulster round. Also congratulations to a young Under 12 Girls team who got silver medals on Saturday.
The senior team managed to get off the mark against Bundoran in a hard-fought encounter on Saturday last.
The match 2 in last week's club lotto was Kevin Cunningham of Bomany. The winning numbers were 13, 14, 17 and 20.
The Club is holding a Table Quiz in Callaghans on Friday 27th May. Teams of 4 entry €20.00. Everyone is encouraged to support.
The senior and reserve men kick off in the 2016 Michael Murphy Sports Championship on Saturday Glenties.
We would like to express our sincere appreciation to Cllr Michael McBride, Cllr John O’Donnell and Cllr James Pat McDaid for their generous support of our activities. The Club, most especially in this hectic year of Féile and training field development, is very grateful for the continued support of our elected representatives.
We are delighted to announce that Kelly’s Centra the Mountain Top Letterkenny will be sponsors for both our boys and girls teams that will be representing Donegal at Feile na nÓg at the end of June. This is a very significant sponsorship on top of their sponsorship of our minor board and we are deeply indebted to Mairtín and Angela for their continued support.
The U12 boys recorded two victories over St Michaels on Wednesday last. Ciaran Mc Cormick got the majority of the scores in what was a hard fought A game while a great team performance secured the win in the B match with Patrick Green, Jack O’Neill and Aidan Brennan to the fore.
Congrats to the U14 boys who progressed to the Northern Division One League Final when they defeated St Mary’s Convoy in a close fought encounter on Friday last. Two second half goals from Gallagher and Aaron Reid made the difference in the end. Great performances from Bobby McGettigan, Marty Steel, Stephen and Conor Black and Aaron Gallagher.
Congratulations to the Minor boys on securing our first silverware of the year when the won the Division Three league final last Wednesday night.. Goals from Eóin Doherty and Caolan Gallagher were decisive with Enda Mc Cormick involved in the majority of our scores.
Last week’s lotto draw took place in the Lagoon. Hollie McDaid, Sally Hilferty and Mari McClafferty matched 3. Open draw winner was Agnes Vaughan, Carrigart. Next week’s jackpot stands at €1,350.
The junior ladies defeated Letterkenny Gaels at the Burn Road on Sunday morning. And the senior ladies away to Milford and despite missing a number of starting players, played a stormer and left as victors.
The U14 Bs were away to Dungloe on Sunday morning where the young team played well showing that they are improving with every game under Lisa Mc Glynn’s guidance. Unfortunately though they were narrowly beaten and left without the points.
The U12 girls were in Glenswilly on Saturday to take part in the Community Games and after some fine performances from all the girls they are now the Community Games champions. Congratulations to all the girls and to their manager Lisa McGlynn.
Congratulations to the Donegal Senior Ladies and especially to the Termon girls, Emer, Geraldine, Nicole, Roisín, Shannon and Therese on winning the Division Two league.
Congratulations to club member Sonia Connaghan who was on the winning Ulster Kookaburas team which participated in the annual Aussie Rules competition at Bushy Park, Dublin, at the weekend where they beat the Dublin Angels in the final.