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AODH RUADH: The CPR and defibrillator course will take place in Aras Aoidh Ruaidh on Wednesday 25th July from 6.30pm-9.30pm.
There will be four instructors present on the night so we need to ensure we have all places filled, otherwise the number of instructors will be reduced. As we have a AED on site it is important that as many people as possible know how to use this in case it is needed. It could literally be a matter of life and death.
As there has been a low uptake by members so far, the date for members to book a place is extended to Thursday, 12th July after which the course will be available to everyone on a first come first served basis. Club members are encouraged to attend this course. To book a place please contact Tracey on 086-1764998, booking is confirmed on receipt of €10.
Ulster final ticket orders must be place with Aodh Ruadh club secretary Emma Gaughan 0863039610 by 12 noon next Thursday, 12th July.
Note that tickets can also be purchased at Supervalu in Bundoran.
The seniors and reserves are back in action this weekend when Naomh Columba visit Father Tierney Park on Saturday. The reserve game throws in at 6pm, with the seniors following at 7.30pm.
The division one minor final is down to take place this Wednesday, 11th July at 7.30pm. Aodh Ruadh will take on one of either St John’s, Kilcar or Four Masters
The under 16 Southern Regional Championship Final Division 1 takes place this Friday at Naomh Ultan’s ground in Dunkineely. Our final opponents are a Dungloe side who turned over a fancied Ardara outfit to reach the decider. Throw in is 6.30pm
Aodh Ruadh brought the Willie Rogers trophy back to the banks of the Erne last Saturday. They progressed to the final with three round robin wins over Erne Gaels, Bundoran and Devenish.
The under 10s will be travelling to a blitz in Mountcharles this Saturday 14th July. Teams taking part include ourselves, Saint Naul’s and Four Masters. We will be looking for parents to assist with transport to this game.
All players and parents able to help with transport are asked to assemble at Father Tierney Park for 9.30am. Games will be getting under way at 10.30am in Mountcharles.
Under 12s and under 16 hurlers begin their league campaign this Thursday night away to Dungloe and Burt respectively.
On Sunday last the minors suffered a very disappointing defeat away to St Eunan’s in the championship. This was very disappointing after such a good league campaign.
Well done to Maeve Liston who lined out at full back for Donegal under 16s and Roise Keown who was part of the Ulster semi-final panel when they became the third team from Donegal to conquer Tyrone in the Ulster championship this year.
The 21st annual Aodh Ruadh Summer Camp, sponsored by McDevitt and McGlynn Certified Accountants and Registered Auditors, is now underway and continues until Friday, 20th July. There’s loads to do with football, hurling, swimming, rounders, obstacle courses and plenty of other fun and games.
You can check out some of the pictures from last year’s camp on aodhruadh.org. Each week of the camp concludes with a sports day on Friday. The camp runs from 10am to 3pm and is open to all children from six to 14 years-of-age.
This year prices remain unchanged for the eighth year in a row and represent excellent value. The cost per week is €70 per child. Family concessions are as follows: €130 for two children; €180 for three children; and €200 for four children.
Children should bring a packed lunch as no one will be allowed to leave the camp during the day. Applications have been distributed to local schools, but forms can also be downloaded from aodhruadh.org. These should be returned to Sylvester Maguire at The Mullans Ballyshannon or brought to camp on the first Monday of the week.
NAOMH BRID: Both our Seniors and Reserves took on Fanad Gaels in Portsalon on Saturday evening with our Seniors getting a draw and our Reserves unfortunately beaten by a few points.
Both teams are in action twice this weekend with an away game in Killybegs on Friday at 6.30pm and 8pm and a home game on Sunday against Cloughaneely at 1.30pm and 3pm. Everyone is encouraged to get out and support the lads in both matches.
Our minors had a good win over Bundoran at home on Thursday evening last. Good performances from Alan Quinn, Eoin McGarrigle and Paul Robinson helped them on their way to victory.
NAOMH COLUMBA: Our seniors earned another two league points on Saturday evening, with a three point win over Buncrana. We are now placed second in the table, with a game in hand.
The reserves were equally successful, running out ten point winners over the same opposition, and leaving them in joint first position with this weekend’s opponents, Aodh Ruadh. Both teams travel to Ballyshannon this Saturday evening, throw-in times: 6pm and 7.30pm.
At the time of going to press our ladies were due to travel to Lifford for their first championship outing on Wednesday evening. In underage news, our under 14 lads enjoyed a 4 point victory over Naomh Ultan last Wednesday, in the second round of the championship. They now face Naomh Bríd on Wednesday 18th, at 7.30pm in Ballintra. Saturday’s under 12 Southwest semi-final was conceded by Na Rossa.
We now face Cill Chartha in the final, details to follow. At the time of going to press our minors were due to play the divisional final on Thursday evening, against either Naomh Bríd or Bundoran. Throw-in was set for 7.30pm, with venue to be confirmed.
The August Bank Holiday promises to be a bumper weekend in the Glen, with a busy line-up of events planned. On Sunday, August 5th, the Naomh Columba under 16 County Champions of 1992 will reunite to take on a ‘superstar select’ panel.
This event is a fundraiser for the very worthy Temple Street Children’s Hospital, and promises to be a great follow-up to the previous days Agricultural Show. Throw-in at 6pm.
Sunday night sees Castlederg’s finest, The Logues, take to the stage for Live in the Marquee, Glen style! A great weekend’s craic is guaranteed, and we look forward to welcoming you all to Páirc na nGael. Níor bhaineadh lotto na seachtaine seo caite. Ba hiad na huimhreacha a tháinig amach ná: 7 – 13 – 17 – 19. Beidh duaischiste de €4600 againn don tseachtain seo.
NA CEALLA BEAGA: The Killotto had no winner this week. The numbers were 2, 3, 7 and 30. There was no winner of match 3. Next week’s Killotto jackpot is €4,450 and Match 3 is €120.
The team selling Killotto this week is Rita Nolan, Pauric Conaghan, Peter McGinley and Anthony O’Hara. Next week sellers are David Conwell, John Murray Pauric Gallagher and Ciaran Conaghan. You can now do the Killotto online. Visit www.locallotto.ie and go to the Killybegs page.
There was no winner of the Bingo Jackpot. Consolation prizes went to Denise McGuire. Next week’s Jackpot will be €1,550 on 47 calls.
Killybegs seniors had a good win against Cloghaneely while the reserves drew against Cloghaneely in the league last weekend, Results: Seniors 0-13 Cloghaneely 0-08; Reserves 3-05 Cloghaneely 2-08
Bord Na nOg Race Night takes place in the Tara Hotel, Killybegs on Friday at 9.30pm, as well as the races there will be some super spot prizes, always a great night’s fun
The under 10’s travel to Kilcar this Saturday for a blitz. The bus will leave the Niall Mor at 10am. First game is at 11am. Best of luck to both teams. Last week the under 10’s hosted Naomh Ultan in a challenge match. There was some great football played by our young boys and girls throughout the match.
We would like to thank Killybegs Seafood’s Ltd. for their king sponsorship of new jerseys for the team. Hopefully the children will have many memorable days in them.
The ladies play their first round championship match against Robert Emmet’s with a home game on Sunday in Fintra at 12 noon. Please come along and support.
Ticket orders for Ulster Final must be placed in the Book in the Tara reception. Orders must be placed before 1pm on Thursday. People will have to source there own tickets after this deadline. Club members will be given priority over tickets.
ST MICHAEL’S: In Division 1 on Sunday last our senior team had a good 1-10 to 0-14 victory over Four Masters in Donegal Town.
Our reserves travelled to Donegal Town to play Four Masters on Sunday past. They came away sharing points which they had to fight hard to get after coming back from a three point deficit in the second half. Scorers included Lee Carr with 0-4(2f), Barry McGinley 0-3(1f), Michael Cannon 0-1 and Keelan McGee 0-1.
The seniors and reserves are at home to Glenswilly on this Saturday evening with the throw ins at 6pm and 7.30pm. The third team are away to St. Eunans on Sunday afternoon at 3pm.
Kellogg’s Cul Camp Dunfanaghy 30th July to 3rd August. 1st Child €55, Second €45 and third and Fourth €40. Contact Local Co-Ordinator Liam McElhinney 086 8611097. Also Register on line at www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie
Congratulations to the clubs under 14 team and mentors on their victory over Cloughaneely in the Shield final in Falcarragh last week.
Commiserations to the Under 16 team who were defeated by Fanad Geals by one point after extra time in their Final in Falcarragh on Monday night last.
There was no jackpot winner in the St. Michael’s Mini Lotto on Sunday night last the numbers drawn were 3,5,9,10,11,13, There were 6 Match 5 winners and their names were drawn, the winner of the €100 was Ann Harkin Meenderry. This weeks Jackpot will be €6100.
The winner s of €75 each on the Snowball game at the Bingo session in Dunfanaghy on Sunday night last was Mary Curran and Mary Brogan.
This weeks Snowball at the Bingo Session in Dunfanaghy at 8pm in the Ozanam Community Centre will be €3140 on 45 Nos or less.
This months 50 Club Winners were €65 Grace Ann O’Doherty Greenhill, €35 Áine Coll Chapel Road Dunfanaghy and €25 Grace Alcorn Figart Dunfanaghy.
St Michael’s are running a 5K in conjunction with the Dunfanaghy August Fair Festival Week on Sunday 5th August at 1.30pm, for more details contact Patricia on 0861239435.
Centre of Excellence
Donations of €500 are been sought for the Centre of Excellence in Convoy. This will be an important asset for the future of success of future county teams. Anyone interested in helping with the future of the Donegal GAA should contact any club member.
The St. Michael’s Minor Board has left a suggestion box in Danny Lafferty’s Supermarket in Creeslough and in Centra in Dunfanaghy. Any suggestions regarding the Parish League would be most welcome. The box will be leaving these shops next week.
MILFORD: This weeks numbers were 4-5-17-23. No Jackpot winner. Seven match three get €10 each. Jessica Sweeney, J. Calvin O’Brien, Regina Kerr, Peter McCleary, Vincent Ferry, Michelle Goode and Enda McHugh.
The senior men were beaten in the Junior Championship, preliminary round, first leg by Lifford on Sunday on a scoreline of 1-12 to 1-8.
The senior ladies championship game was called off due to Naomh Mhuire pulling out of the competition which means that they are now through to the quarter final which is due to be played sometime in August.
Congratulations to Danielle Friel and Andy Horsman who celebrated their wedding last Friday and we wish them every happinness for the future.
The under 14 girls were beaten by one point last week in the semi-final against Ardara. Played in atrocious weather conditions the girls led for most of the game but unfortunatley a couple of goals for Ardara near the end proved costly. The girls have had a great year and can be proud of all their efforts.
The under 12’s held a very succesful blitz last Saturday morning when they hosted Termon, Fanad and Glenswilly. The format consisted of nine a side and seven a side games and the girls won the five games they played. With the talent that was on display it’s looking very bright for future ladies teams in the club.
Best of luck to Orla Harrisson who is part of the Donegal Ladies Senior Team that will contest the Ulster Final against Monaghan on Sunday.
Congratulations to Shannon McGroddy, Amber Barrett and Orla McAteer who were all members of the county under 16 team who secured their place in this years Ulster Final with a four point win over Tyrone last Saturday.
Well done to Shannon who was awarded player of the match. Between Senior, Minor, under 16 and under 14 this means that there will have been seven Milford Players involved in Ulster Finals this year which is a great achievement for the club.
Over 60 boys and girls took part in last week’s Cul Camp held by the club and a very enjoyable week was had by all. Thanks to all those who helped organise the week. Pictures of the week can now be viewed on the club’s website.
NA ROSSA: Anyone looking for tickets for the Ulster Final, please get in touch with club secretary Pat Boyle at the latest this Thursday 12th July. Telephone pat on 087 - 2335548.
The seniors had no game at the weekend.
The under 16s play Kilcar in the championship semi final 2nd leg this Thursday 12th at 7.30 in Dooey
ST. NAUL’S: There was no winner of last weekend’s Slotto jackpot, winner of 80 Euro for nearest to correct sequence was Daniel Friel, Glencoagh, sequence drawn was 3-7-4-2-6-5 & 1. This weekend’s jackpot will be 1,980 Euro.
There was no joy for either seniors or reserves last weekend away to Urris, there is no games fixed for this weekend at time of writing.
Anyone who has tickets booked for the Ulster Final is asked to collect them in the clubhouse on Thursday evening (19th) at 8 o’clock. Please note that no tickets will be given out without payment.
Well done to the senior ladies who defeated Red Hughs on Sunday morning last in the away leg of the championship on a scoreline of 7 – 11 to 1 – 3.
Personell from the club will be calling to houses of the Parish on Friday week selling Slotto, as this is our main form of fundraising we would appreciate a generous response.
Congratulations to the U-14s and U-12s on reaching the county semi-final and divisional final respectively last weekend, the U-14s beat Bundoran in the division 2 regional final 8-9 to 2-8, a very good team performance, they now go on to play either Buncrana or Gweedore in the county semi-final and the U-12s beat Pettigo in the division 2 regional semi final 6-17 to 1-2, another very good team performance, they now go on to play Bundoran or N. Ultan in the regional final.
Dates and venues to be decided later. Congratulations to players and management of both teams and the very best of luck in the rest of the competition.
CLOICH CHEANN FHAOLA: Cluiche ag an fhoireann sinsear/tacaíochta in éadan Naomh Bríd as Baile Dé Domhnaigh ar 1:30/3:00.
Chríochnaigh an cluiche tacaíochta ar chomh scór Dé Domhnaigh CCF 2 08 Cella Beaga 3 05. Scór deireanach sa cluiche sinsear CCF 0-8 Cealla Beaga 0-13.
Local gladiators both male and female of the parish will battle it out this year during Feile an Fhálcarraigh, Festifál on Friday 20th at 8pm in Pat kellys field, this will be a very exciting and entertaining experience come out and support your local club.
Score cards from the underage teams should be in for the Ulster final before Friday the 20th. Underage mangers are asked to help/supervise etc during the fundays of the Festival on Saturday and Sunday in any way posssible it would be much appreicated as would help from parents during both days. The U21s are away to Malin on Tuesday the 24th of July all players are to attend training.
Milford bakery are having a promotion where by a person who collects 20 wrappers of milford bread will be entered into a draw for a set of jerseys, so 20 wrappers=1 draw 100 wrappers=5 draws. Wrappers can be given to Joe Mc Garvey.
The minors bet Buncrana on thursday last and are now in the Northern final against St Eunans in the coming weeks.
Cúl camps will run from the 23rd to the 27th anyone interested should contact Declan Mc garvey 0861009467 1child €55 child 2 €45,3 4 5 €40.
There was no winner of this weeks lotto. The numbers drawn were 4,7,21 & 28. Two prizes of €50 went to Brenda Reid Tullyard Road and Martina Mc Dermott The Rock. Next weeks jackpot is €2,200.
The U-10 Go Games Blitz will be hosted by Naomh Mhuire in The Banks on Saturday 14th July at 12 noon.
Teams taking part will be Naomh Mhuire, Ardara, Na Rossa and ourselves Naomh Conaill. Well done to the Naomh Conaill A & B teams who won the blitz in Glenties last weekend.Thanks to all those who helped host the U-10 blitz in Glenties on Saturday. Many thanks to all those who catered on the day, brought food, helped run the blitz and refereed the matches.
The U-12’s played in the League Regional semi final on Monday night against Four Masters. The B team won their game 3-10 to 1-06. They now play Killybegs in the final. The A team also won their semi final 5-10 to 3-07 and they play Dungloe in the final.
The U-14’s had a comprehensive victory over Ardara on Friday night so that qualifies them for the Championship regional semi final. Tonight Wednesday they play in the U-14 Division One League County semi final in Donegal Town at 7.30pm when they take on Mac Cumhaills.
The minors played their last game in the league on Friday night when they were beaten by Dungloe 3-09 to 1-9.
The thirds were in Championship action on Sunday evening when they played Naomh Padraig- Muff. Naomh Conaill 2-17 2-05 Naomh Padraig. The return leg is fixed for this Saturday 14th July at 7.30pm in Muff.
Both the seniors and reserves recorded away victories on Saturday evening against Gweedore. The reserves recorded a victory on a score line of Gweedore 0-08 1-09 Naomh Conaill. The seniors put in another fine display to beat Gweedore 1-09 to 3-12.
They now turn their attention to a home clash with Kilcar on Sunday 15th July. The reserve game is at 1.30pm followed by the senior game at 3.00pm.
Congratulations to the U-14 Girls who won the U14 A Final last week when they defeated Fanad Gaels by the narrowest of margins. Naomh Conaill 6-05 5-07 Fanad Gaels. Congratulations also to the Senior Ladies who recently won the Darren McGinley Memorial Cup. The club hosted an U-12 Girls blitz on Saturday in Pairc Acla. Thanks to everyone who helped on the day with the running of the blitz. Thanks to the committee of Pairc Acla for letting us use their great facilities.
The Naomh Conaill Cul Camp will take place from the 23rd - 27th July. For more information contact Daragh on 087 2121036.
The Ulster Final between Donegal and Down in Clones on July 22nd is an All Ticket game. Orders for tickets can be given to any senior club officer before 4pm on Thursday. Tickets will be given out in the clubhouse on Thursday 19th July from 7-8 pm.
RED HUGH’S: The winner of this weeks Lotto was P. Lynch, Ard McCool, Stranorlar and he receives €50. Next weeks jackpot is €1,850. The winner of the 100+ Club draw this week was Michael McGlinchey and he receives €100.
The seniors lost away to Naomh Ultan on Saturday evening last in the Championship. Final score: Red Hughs 0-9 Naomh Ultan 0-10. The 2nd leg is on at home this Sunday the 15th July at 3.00pm.
The U8 take part in a blitz at McCumhaills this Saturday morning the 14th of July. Bus leaving pitch at 10.30am.
The U14 girls played their final game of the season against Gweedore at home last Tuesday and were unlucky to lose. Final score: Red Hughs 2-5 Gweedore 4-2.
The minors have qualified for the final of the northern league after semi final win. Final score: Red Hughs 3-14 Letterkenny Gaels 0-14. They now play Naomh Colmcille in the final this Friday evening the 13th July at 6.30pm in Convoy.
Kellogs Cul Camp takes place from next Monday 16th July until Friday. Registration night is on in the clubhouse this from 8.00pm to 9.00pm.
The club will be running a scrap metal collection soon. This will start on Wednesday 18th July until Saturday 31st July.
FOUR MASTERS: The first draw of the 2012/2013 Annual Lotto starting with a jackpot of €1,100 will take place next Monday July 16th. New members are welcome with entry forms are available from Sean Dunnion (087) 2300735, Maeve Espey (086) 8730610 and Paul Timoney (087) 2791305 or play online at www.fourmasters.donegal.gaa.ie
Ticket orders for the Ulster Senior Football Championship Final should be placed with Sean Dunnion (087) 2300735 or Paul Timoney (087) 2791305 not later than 12.00 noon today Thursday July 12th.
Club Members and all Donegal Supporters locally are requested to support the County Team Training Fund Draw that was launched recently. Tickets are now on sale @ €5.00 per ticket or 3 for €10.00 from committee members.
The Club will be holding a Bucket Collection on behalf of CLG Dhun na nGall on Saturday July 21st in the Diamond. This collection which is being held county-wide on the day before the Ulster Final will help finance the completion of the development of the Centre of Excellence in Convoy so please give generously.
The Kellogg’s GAA Cul Camps will be hosted by the Club in Tir Conaill Park with the football being a 5-day camp from Monday July 23rd to Friday July 27th and the Hurling & Camogie a 3-day camp from Tuesday August 7th to Thursday August 9th for boys and girls aged 6 - 13 years.
Discount available for families with more than one child attending. Discount also available for children wishing to attend both camps. For further information please contact: John Joe O’ Shea (087) 7959924, Noel Ward (087) 8251408, Deborah Dunnion (087) 9860192 or any Bord na nOg underage team manager. You can register or get more information at www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie
ERNE GAELS: Numbers drawn 5, 9, 17, 21. One Jackpot Winner: Joe Magee - £1,250 Next Week’s Jackpot will be: £1,000. Next Weeks Draw Will Take Place in The Fiddlestone Bar at 9pm.
Erne Gaels GAA Club wish to express their deepest sympathy to the Ferguson Family on their Recent Bereavement.
Erne Gaels would like to thank everyone who donated clothes and textiles to our collection last Saturday.
Erne Gaels are holding a presentation to last years Senior & Minor Teams, who won Division 2,
and the Minor A Championship Respectively, next Sunday night the 15th of July In The Fiddlestone Bar, starting at 8pm. Music by Vince Wamsley.
Results from the past week: U-13 Girls defeated by Derrylin. Saturday Minor A Football Championship Final Brewster Park Erne Gaels Belleek 0-11 v St Patrick’s Donagh 3-9
Fixtures For This Coming Week: Reserve B FC Quarter Final Tuesday 10th July Belcoo
8:00 PM Erne Gaels Belleek --- v Belnaleck Art McMurroughs
Senior Football League Friday 13th july Pairc na hEirne 7:30 PM Erne Gaels Belleek --- v Newtownbutler First Fermanaghs
Senior Football League Sunday 15th July Shamrock Park 3:30 PM Roslea Shamrocks GFC --- v Erne Gaels Belleek
Hard Luck to our Gallant Minor Squad who, were beat by a Good St Patrick’s Side last Saturday in Brewster Park.
By the time this goes to press, 13 of our Players, Ranging from U-13 - U-15 will have completed three days of Fermanagh Squad Training. Well Done.
NAOMH ULTAN: Royal Flush Draw results for the weekend of 07/07/2012 were 5, 11, 21 & 22. There was no winner, consolation prizes went to Shane McWhinnie, Kim Murrin & Patrick Cunningham.
Next week’s draw takes place in McLaughlins and the jackpot now stands at a massive €5000. Tickets for the Ulster final must be ordered by this Thursday afternoon, the game is an all ticket affair and prices range from €27 for the stand (adult), €15 for the terrace (adult) and €5 for U16’s. Other deductions apply to OAP/Students.
To order your tickets contact the club secretary Stephaine Kyles on 0876307570. The club are trying to put forward the idea of a day allocated for SDC Heart scans to take place in the clubhouse. After a huge win in the Junior A Championship against Red Hughs last Saturday, the return fixture is now fixed for this Sunday in Killygordan at 3pm.
All support is very welcome. The reserves, also after a big win at the weekend against Robert Emmetts in the Junior B Championship are fixed to play the return leg on Sunday also,throw-in 6:30pm at home. The final score in the reserve game was 3-9 to 2-6. Scorers were Matthew O’Donnell (1-2), Ronan McCallig (1-0), Kevin O’Donnell (1-0), Liam Kennedy & Patrick White (0-2), Malachy Byrne (0-1).
TIR CHONAILL GAELS: The senior team registered their first defeat of the season at the hands of Neasden Gaels last Tuesday evening in a league match at Greenford. TCG 0-10 Neasden Gaels 2-6
Sunday 15th July Greenford P 1 Toureen Mangan
Junior Football Champ 2 30 Thomas McCurtains v Tir Chonaill Gaels
Sunday 15th July Greenford P 2 Football League Div 1 4 00 Fulham Irish v Tir Chonaill Gaels
Saturday 14th July - St Kiernans Blitz - 1.30 pm start.
All Britain Championship - Fri 20th - Sun 22nd July
The ABC Tournament will be taking place at Greenford over the three day period 20th, 21st and 22nd July, with over 100 Youth Teams taking part. All are welcome to come along and support this historic tournament.
AN CLOCHAN LIATH: Ba iad 15, 18, 20 agus 23 na huimhireacha lotto a tarraingeadh ag deireadh na seachtaine agus agus nior baineadh póta óir an lotto.
Beidh €1,900 sa phóta óir don seachtain seo. Bhain na daoine seo leanas €20 an ceann Noreen McGarvey Meenmore, Raymond Sweeney Cloughwally, Aggie & Denis Bonner Lackenagh, Mary Gallagher Meenbanad agus Dylan Briody Cavan.
Bhain Rosemary Connaghan as Crickamore, Ellen McClean as Derry, Ann Sweeney as Ardveen agus Eileen Dixion as Sheskinarone €100. ag an bhingo.
Division 1 Result: An Clochan Liath 2-11 St Eunan’s 2-9, Division 1 Reserve An Clochan Liath 2-9 St Eunans 5-11.
The 11th draw in the forth series of the Club 200 Draw was held on Sunday night the 1st of July at the bingo and the winners were as follows: 1st €1,000 – Maria Doherty Aboligan 2nd €500 – Rosaleen & Dim Melly Lettermacaward 3rd €300 – Terence Breslin Crickamore, 4th €100 – Laura McGowan St. Peter’s Tce., 5th €100 – Liam Sweeney Lackenagh. Well done to all the winners and thanks to everyone for their continued support. This will go towards the development of our facilities at Pairc na Rosann.
There is one month left in the present draw. As we would hope to be in a position to commence the building of the new Club House in February/March 2013 the Club propose to continue with the €200 Club. We would appreciate if the existing members would advise of their willingness to continue in this draw.
The U12 A team qualified for the regional final last Thursday night in Glenties after a hard fought game against Killybegs. Dungloe were strong in the first half scoring 2-04 to killybegs 0-05, 5 minuets into the second half Oisin Bonner got a great goal for his team and they went on to win on a score line of 4-06 to 1-09.
Scorers; Oisin Bonner 2-04, Daniel Ward 1-02, - and Ethan Ward 1-00. Best for Dungloe were Connor O’ Donnell, Brian Proctor, Oisin Bonner and Adam Mc Caffery. The B team weren’t so lucky they lost out to Killybegs by one point after putting in a great display Dungloe scorers; Jerome Boyle 1-01, Hugh Ferry 0-01, Thomas Hartnet 0-01, Kian Mc Kelvey 0-01 Aran Ward 0-01 and Dara Ward 0-01. Best for Dungloe were Darragh Gallagher, Ben Boyle, Aran Ward and Thomas Hartnet.
SEAN MAC CUMHAILLS: MacCumhaills 1-11 Glenfinn 0-11, Reserves won 0-11 to 0-9. Scorers. Shane Duffy 0-01, Chris Gallen 0-02, Michael Lynch 0-01, Packie Gallen 0-02, Stephen Mulligan 0-03, Ryan Duffy 0-01, Mickey Patton 0-01.
A very good team performance, this result has Mac Cumhaills pushing for a top place in the Div 2 Reserves. Both teams away to Naomh Mhuire next Sunday.
Results: MacCumhaills 2-13 Ardaragh 0-8, Sean Mac Cumhaills V Burt Senior Hurling. Mac Cumhaills 3-08 Burt 1-12. Fixtures: Seniors/ Reserves away to Naomh Mhuire on Sunday. Senior Hurlers home to St Eunan’s on Wednesday. U-8’s home to Buncrana.
Well done to our U14’s took part in the Camogie Feile finals held in Dublinlast weekend. CLG Naomh Mearnog, Portmarnock, was the host club for the girls. The reception and welcome given to Mac Cumhaills was second to none.The girls did Mac Cumhaills proud.
Lotto - There were no winners of the lotto this week. Numbers were 11, 16, 18 and 24.
There was 1 match 3 winner. M Harkin receives €150
NAOMH COLMCILLE: The Countdown has begun to this year’s must see Naomh Colmcille fundraising event. Just under four weeks left to get your hands on tickets for the Lord and Lady of Naomh Colmcille which is being held in the Clanree Hotel on Saturday 4th August.
All 25 dancers are flat out training their wee socks off to ensure that this will be the maddest, funniest, best entertainment your have seen this year.
Naomh Comlcille presents a unique opportunity to get rid of all your unwanted scrap metal and clothing and help your local GAA Club. This continues in the Killea / St. Johnston / Carrigans area; all you have to do is bring the listed items below to Gerard (Diesel) McDaid’s yard on the following dates: Saturday 14th July between 9 am and 5pm
If you need assistance with collection/transportation of any materials please contact any of our committee below and arrangements will be made to assist you: Kieran Friel – 086 6056655
Naomh Colmcille are hosting a Kellogs GAA Camp from Monday 23rd of July until Friday 27th for all children aged 6-13yrs. Camp starts @10am to 2:30pm. Can all children please bring a packed lunch and dress for the weather!! (Their will be a tuck shop available).
All children will receive a full football kit and a bag cost $55 for the first child and €45 for each child thereafter. . Please contact Sharon on +35387 9685558 to reserve your place. This will be a week of fun, games and craic with qualified coaches.Naomh Colmcille’s Lotto: This week’s winning sequence was 184.108.40.206.21
Congratulations to Liam Doran C/o Coyle’s Bar & Restaurant, Darren & Devainne Coyle’s and Margaret Kildea who matched 3 numbers and shared in €75. Next week’s jackpot €650. The Club would like to take the opportunity to Thank Everyone for their continued support of the Lotto as it gives the Club the essential means of continuing to give our local Kids and Adults the chance to avail of a great and healthy pass time.
ARDARA: Ba iad 3, 4, 19 agus 26 na huimhireacha lotto a tarraingeadh ag deireadh na seachtaine agus nior baineadh póta óir an lotto. Bhain na daoine seo leanas €50 an ceann, Jack McGill, Ard na Greine agus John P White, Loughros Point. Jackpots now stands at €10,100.
Good luck to Ardara senior ladies trio Aoife McDonnell, Aoife Watters and Ciara D. Shovlin who are all part of the Donegal panel which goes in search of an Ulster title when they take on Monaghan on Sunday in Clones.
A clothes bank is now present at Pearse Memorial Park and any old garments can be disposed off there.
The third team lost out to MacCumhaills in the league last weekend. They have no game this week. Both the seniors are reserves are away to Dungloe on Sunday.
The Under-8s had no match last Saturday due to the weather. They have a blitz in Pearse Memorial this Saturday at 11am. Visiting teams are St Nauls, Dungloe and Naomh Conaill. Under-6’s train also at 11am.
The Under-14s had a bad night in Glenties on Friday getting well beaten. They will try and get things back on track again on Wednesday 18th when they play Naomh Mhuire at home at 7.30pm.
The Under-10s will play in the Naomh Mhuire Blitz on Saturday. Bus leaves Kentucky at 9.45am.
This years Minor Board Family day takes place on Sunday 5th of August in Pearse Memorial Park. This year all proceeds will go to Down Syndrome. Bouncy Castles, Mums, Dads and Kiddies Races, Over 40s Match - Ardara v Glenties this year! and much much more. Please support.
Best of luck to the Under-14 girls team who play in the County B final on Wednesday 12th in Fintra (old pitch) at 7.15.pm v Four Masters. Please support.
The Minor Board are doing a Guess the Score for the Ulster Final as a fund-raiser. Anyone who sells a full card will receive a Free Club Kitbag. Anyone interested in taking a card should text Gerard on 087-7087438.
NA DUNAIBH: Torthai an lotto don 9ú Iúil. Uimhreacha: 10-18-19-20. Ni raibh buaiteoir dón póta oir, bhí tri uimhir ag Eamonn Ó Gallachóir c/o An Sibin Ceoil agus Michael Ó Murraí agus tá €75 an duine bainnte acu.
Níor bhain duine ar bith an beile do bheirt. Bhain Seosamh Mac Giolla Bhríde Duibhlinn Riabhach an buideal fíon. Duais Dioltora- Patsy. Beidh an tarraingt ar an Luan seo chugainn ins an Óstan Carraig Áirt ag 11i.n. agus beidh €12,000 ar fail ins an phota óir. Ticeidi @ €2 ar fáil ó baill an fhochumann agus i siopa agus tithe tabhairne eagsula sa cheanntair.
Foirne Sinsir: Theip ar an foireann sinsir in eadain Carn Domhnaigh ag an deireadh seachtain. An scór deirneach: Na Dúnaibh 1-8, Carn Domhnaigh 1-16. Bhí an bhua ag an foireann tacaíochta ar an scór 5-9 go 1-8. Níl cluiche ag na foirne sinsir an seachtain seo chugainn.
Bord Mionúr: Casann an foireann faoi-8 ar Naomh Michael as bhaile ar maidín Dé Satharn.
Cuireadh an blitz faoi-10 ar ceal mar gheall ar an droch aimsir. Beidh socruithe nua déanta fá choinne an blitz níos deanaí.
D’imir an foireann faoi-12 an cluiche deireanach dón seisiúir in eadain Naomh Adhamhnáin ar an Luan is thuaigh thart. Cé gur chaill said an cluiche bhí taispeántas iontach acu agus chrionnaigh said i triú ins an sraith. Maith sibh. Tá an Kellogg’s cúl camp ar siúl faoi láthair agus tá thart fá céad paistí i láthair.
Beidh an Seachtain na Gaeilge bliantiúil ar siúl ins an ionad ó 23ú-28ú Iúil. Tá cuidiú dé dhith le roinnt obair á dhéanamh thart faoin ionad agus ar an phairc nua agus má tá cúpla uair soar ag duine ar bith tá fáilte romhat ar an Satharn seo chugainn ag tósacht ag 10a.m. Beidh cúpan tae agus brioscaí lé fáil san trathnóna!
Caithfidh duine ar bith a bhfuil ticéad de dhith acu fá choinne an cluiche ceannais craobh Uladh á hainm a chuir in iúl dó Paddy Fenny chomh luath agus is féidir.
ST EUNAN’S: The Seniors went down to their first league defeat ina couple of months in Dungloe on Saturday evening. The Reserves however continued their good form with a good win over Dungloe. Both teams travel to Four Masters this Saturday (14th) throw-in’s at 6pm and 7:30pm.
The Juniors had no game last week but are due to take on St. Michael’s this Sunday, throw-in time tbc due to Graveyard Mass in Conwal at 4pm.
The Senior Hurlers are in action this Wednesday against MacCumhaills in the Championship before taking on Burt next week. The U-21’s take on Gaoth Dobhair at home this Tuesday in the 1st round of the Championship this Tuesday (10th).
The Minor footballers are due to take on Cloughaneely in the Northern League Final this Friday (13th) in Convoy at 8pm. The U16 boys footballers were knocked out of the Championship at the hands of Gaoth Dobhair on Monday night.
The U14 boys footballers take on Four Masters in their county semi-final this Wednesday evening in MacCumhaill Park with a 6pm throw-in.
The U-12 girls hosted a blitz last week, doing very well in all their games. They travel to the Gaels for a blitz this Saturday (14th).
The Minor Hurlers had a hard fought win over a good Aodh Ruadh team, this year’s league champions in the quarter final of the Championship. The lads play Buncrana this Sunday at 7pm at O’Donnell park in the Semi-Final.
The U16 Hurlers opened their League campaign with a loss away to Setanta. The under strength team had a poor first half but improved significantly in the second half as they got to the pace of the game. The U16 Hurlers play at home this Thursday to Carndonagh at 7pm.
Congratulations to Pauric Neeley of St Eunan’s who represented the County in the National U14 Hurling Skills Competition last Friday.
The U12 Hurlers had their first game of the mini-League home to Setanta and ran out winners, St Eunan’s 5.6 to Setanta 3.1. They play away to Carndonagh this Thursday. Details will be available at training.
The U8 Hurlers attended a blitz in Dungloe on Sunday. Thanks to all their supporters who saw 4 exciting matches for the team.
Time is running out to get booked for the Summer Camps and get the Giveaway pack. The Hurling & Camogie Camp is on next week (July 16th – 20th) with Football taking place the following week (July 23rd – 27th). Contact Eunan O’Donnell for H & C and Paul McGovern (086-8114151) or Anne Forde (086-8342449) for Football.
There were 6 winners in this week’s Lotto draw and they each win €20. The numbers drawn were: 8-15-18-22. Eamonn Dunne c/o Adrian; Shaun Gallagher, Burtonport; Dinny McConnell c/o Adrian (all Adrian); Brian McMonagle, Leck; Dermot Higgins, Lurgy and Theresa Martin, Thorn Rd. (all card). Next week’s jackpot is €2,100.
LETTERKENNY GAELS: The seniors drew with Robert Emmetts in the preliminary round 1st leg of the championship on Sunday. The second leg will be in Castlefinn next Sundat at 3pm. The Minors were defeated by a good Red Hughs team on Friday evening last at Pairc na nGael.
Next match will be the minor championship on the 1st of August. U14 training continues on Wednesday evenings at 6.30pm. All players to be in attendance with the shield final coming up soon. U8 hurlers travelled to a blitz in Dungloe and all played well on the day.
The U12 hurlers started their league against Carndonagh and were unlucky to be defeated at the end. U12 girls gaelic blitz was held at St. Eunans and Gaels performed very well, winning all but one of their matches.
The Community Games Committee wish to thank the Club for making their facilities available for the Ulster Finals, the games were a great success with Rounders and Rugby being played at the venue. Well done to all who helped out with the half time go games on Sunday last and to the ladies committee who provided the refreshments.
The Cul Camps takes place from the 7- 9th August Contact Dan Harnett. The Cul camp for Gaelic will take place from the 30th July -3rd August. Contact Oisin Cannon 086-7325955.
Lotto Nos this week are 2,17,19 and 21. Lucky dip winner was Seamus Doherty c/o The Pin Tavern. Next weeks lotto will be €3200.