Donegal GAA Club Call

All the news from the GAA Clubs in Donegal


The lotto numbers drawn on 12/07/2016 were 6-4-8-2-1-7-3-5. The was no winner.

Congratulations to Stephen Carr and the Donegal minors who beat Derry in the Ulster Minor final in Clones on Sunday. Hard luck to Frank McGlynn and the seniors who lost out in a very tight match against Tyrone.

Well done to the U12s who defeated Milford in the Northern Board B final on Monday evening in Glenfin. Well done also to the Glenfin U12 girls who won the blitz finals on Saturday the 16th of July in Glenfin. Hard luck to our U14 girls were beaten by Downings in Downings on Thursday evening,

Also hard Luck to the U16 Boys who lost to Convoy on Friday evening by two points.

Well done to our senior ladies who beat Ardara on Monday night in the senior championship. This was a very good team performance with the scores coming from eight different players. The Glenfin team and scorers were: Jodie McGlynn; Sinead Doherty, Dianne McGlynn,Jessica Martin; Katy Herron (0-2), Ann Marie McGlynn,Karen Guthrie (0-3); Grainne Houston (1-0),Roisin Moy (0-2); Karen Ward (0-3), Bridgin Byrne (1-1), Yvonne McMonagle (2-9), Kathleen McGinty (3-4).Sub used; Tara Martin.

The seniors and reserves played Naomh Muire in the league on Saturday evening, unfortunately the reserves lost but the seniors put in a big performance to secure another two valuable points.

Club season tickets are available for €99.00 these tickets allow you access to all adult men league and championship matches within the county. It also covers matches that Glenfin are not involved in. If anyone is interested contact Sean Bonner on 0872608539


Last week’s lotto numbers drawn were 2-12-17-18. There was no jackpot winner. There were three match 3 winners. Next week’s jackpot €5800.

Sympathy to the McGranaghan family on the death of John at his home in the Raws.


Commiserations to Marty and the senior Donegal following Sunday’s defeat to Tyrone. On a more positive note congratulations to Carl Dunnion and the Donegal minors on their Ulster Minor Championship final win over Derry.

The senior hurlers defeated Buncrana in the championship on Saturday evening in MacCumhaill Park.

There was no winner of this week's Lotto. The numbers drawn were 8, 20, 21 and 25. There were three match three winners. They were Francie Lynch, Corgary, Geraldine Martin, Clochan, Anita Foy c/o Villa Rose who all receive €50 each. This week’s jackpot is still a massive €10,000.


The seniors lost at home to Buncrana in a league game on Friday nigh.

MATCH "N" WIN: Thursday July 14th: The jackpot was not won, The numbers drawn were 3, 5, 7, 23. The €15 winners were Cathy Doherty (T), Tullagh, Patricia Doherty, Letter, Urris., Shauna, Peter & Joe Kelly, Strabane, Molly McLaughlin, Clamperland, Buncrana, Bernard Devlin, Tullagh. Jackpot next week is €1,540.

We are hosting the U10 girls finals day on Saturday. Siobhan Devlin is looking for your help, looking for home baking, donations from the non bakers and parents to help out with teas etc. It begins at 10.30am to 12.30pm so if anyone can help out on the day please let Siobhan know on 0863331648. Thanks in advance.

The club are running a Night at the RaceIn Mac Tams on Saturday August 13th. Horses now on sale at €10 from all players and committee members.

The annual Big Breakfast takes place in St Mary's Hall, Clonmany on Saturday August 6th from 9am to 1pm. Breakfast €6.


The lotto numbers drawn on July 13 were 3-10-16-24. The jackpot was not won.

We had three match 3 winners. They were Sarah Gillespie (Braade), Kathleen Duffy (Carrickfinn),Alice McKelvey (Annagry). Next week's jackpot is €2420.

Naomh Muire will co-host a Summer Variety Concert with the Rosses Community Dyslexic Group at the Viking House Hotel on August 1st, guests include Pat Duffy, Gavin Boyle and the McNelis/Cunningham/Boyle School of Dance. Raffle prizes on the night! Tickets are on sale at - Cope Kincasslagh, Cope Annagry, Healthwise Dungloe, Healthwise Gweedore, Ostan Loch Altan, Rory O' Donnell Pharmacy, Viking House Hotel.

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B'iad 2, 4, 7 agus 20 a huimhireacha a lotto a tarraingíodh ag deireadh na seachtaine agus níor baineadh póta óir an lotto. Beidh €3300 sa phóta óir don seachtain seo.

Bhain na daoine seo leanas €20 an ceann: Maimie Gillespie - Mullaghduff, Maggie Boyle - The Thatch, Eugene McGarvey - Kincasslagh, Cathal Mc Cole - Fairhill agus Grainne Sweeney - Meenacross.

From all at the club we would like to take this opportunity to congratulate our Ulster Minor Champions, Mark Curran who played fantastic on Sunday and Ryan Connors.

The seniors and the reserves won away to Glenswilly on Friday night.

The U21s also played away to Glenswilly in the preliminary round of the Championship last Tuesday and won. .

The U12s played in the Regional final on Saturday in Rosses Park v Ballyshannon. This team have been exceptional all year but just fell short after playing the whole game with a man down. Massive work has been achieved with this young group of players from coaches Paddy McGowan and Hugh White.


The lotto numbers drawn last Wednesday were 2, 4,7,11,16, 17. We had no match six winners so jackpot rises to €3,050.

We had one match 5 winner, Sophia Kelly who won €100.

Congratulations to our club men Jason McGee and Michael Mulhern and the Donegal minor panel and management on their Ulster final victory over Derry.


Last week's Kilotto numbers were 4,11,27,28. There was no Jackpot winner. Next week’s Jackpot is €7,250. There was no match 3 winner.

A big thanks to all who helped out, sold cards, bought horses and supported the Race night on Saturday night.


The next outing for our senior men will be this Saturday 23rd July when we welcome Urris to Pairc na nGael in the Junior A Championship.

Congratulations to Gaels clubman Joseph Patton who played at half-time during the Ulster Senior Hurling final between Derry and Armagh in Owenbeg the weekend before last.

Letterkenny Gaels will hold two remaining weeks of fun at Pairc na nGael, Letterkenny this summer with children getting the chance to play Football and Camogie.

From 25th to 29th of July we will be hosting the Kellogg's GAA Cúl Camp which provides boys and girls between the ages of 6 and 13 an action-packed and fun-filled week of activity which revolves around maximising enjoyment and sustaining participant involvement in Gaelic Games. To book please log on to

To finish the summer holidays off our Camogie Camp is scheduled to run from 10th to 12th of August at Pairc na nGael. The camp will be open to girls from 6 - 14 years and will run from 10am - 2.30pm daily. All girls will receive a t-shirt. To book please contact 086 8163605 for more details.

Congratulations to the U-12 hurlers who had a good victory against Gaoth Dobhair, at Pairc na nGael last Thursday evening.


Well done to Aaron McCrea and the county Minor team on their win Ulster final win against Derry.

There was no winner of the lotto jackpot of €1,700, held in the Abbey Hotel on Monday the 18th of July. The €50 winners in the lucky dip were John Joe O’Shea, Ballydevitt, and Liam McCrea, Tullyearl. The numbers drawn were 3, 10, 20 and 24.


The launch of the Glenswilly Girls Academy takes place this Saturday

at 6.30pm at the pitch. The evening will begin with a talk to all

parents and girls. The academy is aimed at all girls from minor down.

After the talk, a short skills session will take place on the pitch so

all girls are asked to wear their gear and bring their boots.

Last week's lotto winner was Theresa Tyrell, from Letterkenny who

matched three numbers. The winning numbers were 4,8, 9 and 18.

Hard luck to Neil, Michael and the boys at Clones but well done to the

minors including Paddy McGinty who was part of their backroom team. The Glenswilly ladies team won their match convincingly at home on

Saturday evening against Killybegs.

Glenswilly hosted a blitz on Saturday. Our girls played well and did

their club proud, but St Nauls were the winners on the day.

Thanks to all who helped to make the blitz it a success, and to those who coached and helped the girls all year.

Congratulations to Under 14 girls who won the Division Two county final against Naomh Mhuire on 7th July.

Please note that all Tickets orders for Donegal v Cork in Croke Park Sat 30th July Seniors 4pm and Minors at 2pm need to be ordered by Friday 22nd July 2pm sharp


There was no winner of this week's Bunotto Jackpot. The winning numbers were 1 4 13 15 17. The 3 x €50 winners were Roisin Kelly White Maple, Bundoran , Michael Vallely, 148 Cladymilltown Road Clady, Co Armagh, Nathan Grimes, 10 Dervaghroy Drive, Beragh, Co Tyrone.

The U16s despite a brave performance were defeated by Naomh Muire in the league on Friday night this followed a good victory over Naomh Brid /Pettigo on Monday night.The minors had the disappointment of travelling all the way to Dungloe on Wednesday night only to find out that their fixture had been postponed.

Well done to the ladies of Realt Rua who overturned a four point deficit to record a superb victory over Gaoth Dobhair, in Gaoth Dobhair, Gweedore on Saturday evening.

A very well attended and enjoyable Cul Camp is taking place in Gaelic Park this week.


It was a great week for the club in many areas, but pride of place has to go to Nathan Boyle, Shane McGrath and Oisin Rooney, plus Mick McGrath in the back room team on claiming the Ulster minor title. Nathan Boyle started and grabbed a crucial goal, while Shane McGrath came on early in the second half and played a big part as Donegal earned a comfortable win.

Last Wednesday saw the Aodh Ruadh under 14s earned their place in the Southern Divisional final with a second leg victory over Saint Naul's in Father Tierney Park. The Divisional final took place on Monday evening in Tir Chonaill Park, but Ardara proved that bit stronger on the day and ran out 4-11 to 2-3 victors.

Aodh Ruadh under 12s played a big part in making it a weekend to remember for the club as they claimed the Southern Divisional title after a tightly fought game against Dungloe on their home turf. The under 12 panel who secured the honours were Aaron Cullen, Darragh Flood-Dolan, Pauric Daly, Shane Delahunty, Eoghan Kelly, Aaron Neilan, Ryan Keenaghan, Séimí Campbell, Jack Gallagher, Damian Weber, Ryan Daly, Cian McKenna, Troy Killilea, Oisín Daly, Gerry Warren, David Roper, JJ Doran, Aidan Sweeney, James Gallagher, Drew Ryan, Aonghus Sweeney, Kensie Lee Ayers, Lorc Mag Fhionnghaile, James McGinley, Cillian Meehan, Robbie Murphy, Fionn Gallagher, Shane McGloin, Jack Lyons, Michael Doogan, Oisín McGlinchey and Cian Hunter.

Realt Ruadh travelled to Gaoth Dobhair for the second leg of the intermediate championship going into the game with a four point deficit after last week's loss. The team which fielded in Gaoth Dobhair was as follows: Orlaith Gillespie; Lauren O'Moore, Sarah Gallagher, Shelly Loughlin; Hannah Doherty (0-1), Meave Liston (0-1), Roise Keon; Megan McGee, Sarah Patton (1-1); Danika Doherty, Tara Khan (2-2), Cáit Gillespie (2-1); Rachel McGee (0-1), Elaine Dorrian (1-2), Tanya O'Shea. Subs: Roisin McGloin for Tanya O'Shea (inj); Mary Flora Scott for Tara Khan.

Aodh Ruadh under 14 girls bowed out of the championship on Thursday evening after a valiant effort against a very strong St Eunan's side.inal score 3-3 to 0-0 and Aodh Ruadh county champions.

The under 10s had their first blitz of the season in Donegal town last Wednesday and gave a great account of themselves against a competitive Four Masters outfit. The panel who travelled to Tir Chonaill Park were Aimee Roper, Alicia McGowan, Ava Doherty, Ava Duncan, Cádhla Dolan, Cameron Gallagher, Ciara Larkin, Dairín Sweeney, Jessica O'Mahoney, Katelyn Matthews, Lauren Foy, Maura O'Sullivan, Micheala McGavigan, Nessa Mitchell, Orla Gallagher, Raegan Fitzpatrick, Rose Conlon, Sadhbh Hughes and Tara Gallagher.

The senior hurlers lost out to Setanta on a scoreline of 1-10 to 0-18 on Saturday evening in Fr Tierney Park.

There is a big Aodh Ruadh representation in the Donegal U-21 C team that face Fermanagh, on Saturday, in the All-Ireland U-21 C hurling final, in Healy Park, Omagh. Kevin Loughlin is in the management team and Matt Ahern, Tommy Gillespie, Eddie Lynch, Stephen Connolly and Ciaran Rami all members of the panel.

The minor hurlers replay with Setanta took place on Thursday last in Fr Tierney Park and a much improved performance by Aodh Ruadh saw them run out convincing winners 2-13 to 0-2.

The under 12s continued their great start to the season with a hard fought win away to St Eunan's on Thursday.

On Saturday the club hosted the Peter O'Keefe under 16 Ulster / Connacht Tournament. Six counties took part with Donegal, Roscommon and Leitrim in Group A in Fr Tierney Park while in Páirc Aoidh Ruaidh we had Tyrone, Mayo and Sligo.

Donegal beat Roscommon and Leitrim in their group and qualified to play Tyrone in the final. Tyrone won the final. Aodh Ruadh were represented on the team by Eoin Doherty and he did very well in all the games.

There was no winner of last week's Aodh Ruadh Lotto jackpot of €5,400. The numbers drawn were 1, 7, 11, 14, 16 and 17.The lucky dip €20 went to Chris Kelly; the Patton Family; Una Bonner, Assaroe View; Majella Gethins, Finner; and Chrissie Roper, Ernedale Heights. Next draw is in McGinley's with a Jackpot of €5,500 on Sunday night.


The club extends deepest sympathy to the Harkin family, Ballymore, on the death of their mother Peggy last week.

Sympathy is also extended to the Gallagher family Main Street, Creeslough on the death of their mother Josephine, last week also.

Another successful Runegal which was run by St. Michael's GAA on Friday 15th July. In all 78 runners turned up on a miserable evening to compete in the 10k and the 5k - well done to all as it is a challenging (but rewarding) route. 1st home in the 10k was Sean Murphy (SM) and Claire Richardson (SW) 1st home in the 5k was Christopher McElhinney (SM) and Michelle Given (SW) and Barry McGuirk (JM) and Blaithnaid Gallagher (JW).

Thanks to the sponsors - the Shandon Hotel and Molly's sweet shop for the fabulous prizes and Centra for the refreshments.

There was no jackpot winner in the mini lotto on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 3,5,11, 15, 19, and 20. The winner of the €100 was Eileen Ward Murroe. This weeks Jackpot be €2150.

Well done to the minors players Ciaran McGinley and Odhrán McFadden and their team and Management who won the Ulster Minor Final in Clones on Sunday last.

Cul Camps are now available for booking online. The club camp is on from the 25th to the 29th July at the Bridge.


They club launched their Grand prize draw last Wednesday night in the "Gweebarra Bar". The draw is to aid the development of our new football pitch and site at Madavagh, Lettermacaward. Tickets cost €10 each or 3 for €20. A very big thanks to all our sponsors for their generous contribution. Tickets can be bought in businness's in the area and in the coming weeks representatives of the club will be visiting local towns and areas. For more information you can contact Packie Dyre on 0872141414 or any committee member.The draw will take place on Friday 16th September.

The seniors lost away to Carndonagh, in the league on Saturday evening. The seniors travelled to Carndonagh last Saturday evening in their latest round of league matches but lost out by the smallest of margins in what was a disappointing evening for the lads. The Under 12s had a terrific win against Naomh Columba last Wednesday evening in Dunkineely. They now play Naomh Ultan in the Division Two championship final.

Well done to Cillian Bonner who played in the half time game at the Ulster final last Sunday in Clones . A great experience for him.

Club Lotto numbers for this week are 6,15,22 & 24. The jackpot was not won. Two lucky dip winners receive €50. They were Lauren McDyre, Meenagowan and Nellie Doherty, Glenties.


There was no winner of this week lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 8-16-26-29. The €50 winners were Christopher McDyre, Glen Road and James Boyce, Mulnamina . Next week’s Jackpot will be €7,500.

Congratulations to JD, Kieran, Eoghan and Jack who were part of the Donegal minor team winning the Ulster final last Sunday.

Naomh Conaill camp will restart again on Monday 25th July. Naomh Conaill will be hosting a long summer camp through July and August. The summer camp is on every Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9.30am-2.30pm.

The club 200+ draw will be restarting back again on the first Tuesday at bingo. Naomh Conaill is having an open club meeting on Thursday 28th July at 8:30pm in the clubhouse. We are asking all club members to please attend this meeting.


Red Hugh's 5K run and walk is on Friday 22nd of July at 7:30pm.. This is a not the back of the wall route but the "faster glen route".

The Club Cul Camp will run from the 2nd to 6th of August. Book online on or Application forms are available from Maura McCrudden and can be picked up on Saturday mornings. You can also register on the first day of camp.

The Red Hugh’s, Strictly Come Dancing is now fixed for Friday the 21st of October. This should be a great evenings entertainment. Anyone interested in taking part contact Liam Doherty, Alice Doherty and Diane Gallagher.


A massive well done to Gavin Mulreany and Peadar Mogan and all the Donegal minors on winning the Ulster Championship.

Names will be taken for tickets this Thursday 21st July at 8.30 pm, in the Clubhouse for Donegal minors and seniors games with Cork on Saturday 30th July, in Croke Park

St. Nauls Under 12 girls won the county Under 12 blitz in Glenswilly on Saturday beating Red Hughs and Glenswilly to win the D Section. Well done to Managers Alisha McBrearty and Ally McGready.

Once again well done to our senior ladies on a comprehensive win in the second leg of the championship. They defeated Naomh Conaill in the final.

The Club Camp is open to boys and girls aged 6-13 years. The Club will host the camp in Mountcharles on August 8th - 14th.Booking To guarantee being issued with the gear (jersey & top) and backpack the week of the Cúl Camp, please book online.


Congratulations to Enda McCormick and Donegal minors on winning the Ulster minor final on Sunday. Twenty five years ago Termon was honoured when Kevin McGettigan and Oddie McBride lined out for Donegal in the 1991 Ulster minor final. And a quarter of a century on Kevin’s nephew Enda McCormick lined out at corner forward for Donegal. Donegal defeated Tyrone in the 19991 final.

Last week’s lotto draw took place in McClaffertys with 2, 11, 12 and 19 the numbers drawn. There was no jackpot winner, and the match 3 prize was shared by four. They were Eddie Russell, Lauren Russell, Pauric McCafferty and Noel Carr. The open draw winners were James Boyle and Manus and Dan O’Connell. Next week’s draw takes place in the Glenveagh Inn and the jackpot is €1,850.

Congratulations to our minor ladies on their win away to Milford on Monday night, next fixture to be confirmed.


The senior hurlers lost to Burt last weekend and they take on neighbours MacCumhaills in the Táin League this Saturday.Congratulations to Niall O’Donnell on his man of the match award in Sunday’s Ulster minor final. Well done also to Aaron Deeney, Oisin and Darragh Toal and to Noel Keaveny who is part of the management team on their win over Derry.

The U16 Boys recorded another win away to Gaoth Dobhair after a good second half performance followed a sluggish start.

The U14 Girls footballers defeated Aodh Ruadh BS last Thursday to advance to the County A final against Termon.

Online bookings for next week’s Football Cúl Camp will finish this Friday (22nd). Bookings after that date will need to be made to Paul McGovern on 086-811 4151. Football Camp runs Monday (25th) Friday (29th) 10am – 2:30pm daily. Online bookings can still be made for the Hurling and Camogie Camp that runs between August 8th and 12th.

This week’s Lotto numbers are: 1-17-19-20. Bosco Gallagher (DD) matched 3 numbers and wins €100. Next week’s jackpot is €2,750.


The club Cúl Camp takes place in Tria Locha from Monday 25th to Friday 29th July. You can still book with Fiona on 085-1555645 or 074-9159670.

A quiz night is being held in the Fanad Lodge this Friday night at 9.30pm in aid of Gaeil Fhánada. Tables of four.

There was no winner of lotto jackpot of €850 at the weekend. The numbers drawn were 01, 04, 08,10, 18, bonus 16. The €100 winner was Sean Meenan, Ladden and the €50 winner was Shaun McElwaine, Corry. Next week's jackpot €900.

Massive congratulations to our Donegal minors who are Ulster champions, especially to our two Gaeil Fhánada players, Odhran Shiels and Eoghan Carr. They are first Ulster minor medal winners in the parish.

The U16 boys had a good week with two victories against Gaoth Dobhair and Cloughaneely.

A big well done to our U14 boys who disposed of St.Eunan’s n to book their place in the Northern Board Division Two Shield final. That result means Fanad are now into their second U14 final this season. The team was: Dan Kerr; Pauric Clinton, Mark Gallagher, Conor McGarvey; Casey Poole (1-0), Kane McLaughlin (0-1),Michael O'Connor; Ronan Sweeney(0-2), Ryan McGinley; Niall Douglas; Liam McGrenaghan (0-1), Dylan Kerr (1-0); Jack Martin (1-0), Joshua McAteer (1-2), Brandon Friel (0-1). Sub used: Darragh Sweeney.


Well done to Shaun Paul Barrett and his Donegal Minors who won the Ulster Championship on Sunday. Well done also to the clubmen in his backroom team, Darran Nash, Luke Barrett and Conall McFadden as well as Ronan Docherty who was a panel member.

Hard luck to our U21s who suffered a heavy defeat at the hands of an impressive Killybegs team on Monday night

The U12s finished off their league campaign with an impressive win over Gaoth Dobhair in Moyle Park.

This weeks lotto numbers were 7-11-20-24. The jackpot was not won. There were two match 3 winners, and they win €35 each. They were Fiona Boyle and Moira McCormack. Next weeks Jackpot is €780.