Comprehensive news from all the GAA Clubs in Donegal over the past week.
Well done to Colaiste na Carraige who had a great win over St Colm’s, Draperstown to reach the Danske Bank Under-16 Arthurs Cup semi-finals . Well done also to Ryan McHugh, Eoin McHugh and Paddy McBrearty, who started in Donegal’s league win over Down on Saturday evening with Stephen McBrearty coming on as a sub for his senior debut,
Training starting for all ladies on Mondays from 7-8pm in Aislann Cill Chartha.
There was no winner of the Lotto Jackpot so next week’s Jackpot is €3,100 this week’s numbers were: 1, 9, 18 and 26 winners were: €50 Charlie McDevitt €30 Cian Boyle €20 Donal McShane and Dearbhla Meehan.
There was no winner of this week’s lotto jackpot of €2,600 which will rollover to next weeks jackpot of €2,650. This week’s weekly €75 was shared by Margaret Killea, Mickey Doherty and Charlie and Ann Callaghan who all received €25 euro each. Minor training currently taking place and all other under age teams to start back in the coming weeks.
The club held a very successful annual Dinner Dance last Saturday night in the Malin Hotel. Awards were presented by 1992 Donegal All-Ireland winning goalkeeper Gary Walsh, who the club would like to thank for his attendance and kind words about the club on the night. Awards went to: Senior player of the year Paul McLaughlin (F).Young senior player of the year Christopher McLaughlin (F). Reserve player of the year John Colm Doherty. Reserve young player of the year Aidan Bambrick. Minor player of the year Christopher Doherty (PM). Most improved minor player Andrew Mullin. The U-16 player of the year Oisin McGonagle. U-16 most improved player Jason Mullarkey and Padraig McCarron. Conor Bambrick, Sean O’Neill, Ciaran Doherty, Oisin McGonagle and Daniel Houten were also recognised for their participation in the Colaiste Inis Eoghain squad. The reserve team also collected their medals from winning the Philadelphia Cup. Ladies senior player of the year Linda McColgan. Young senior ladies player Mariah Doherty. U-16 ladies playerSarah Monagle. U-16 ladies most improved player Megan Harkin. There was an appreciation award given to Colleen Feeney and Rosemary McColgan for their help in the club. Our County player representatives, Declan Walsh, Aoife McColgan and Tara Kelly were recognised, as a club we are very proud of their continued efforts to the club and county. Our referees Shaun McLaughlin (F), John Paul Houten and Thomas Browne were also recognised as great servants to the club and our games. The Seamus McCloskey award was won by Michael McLaughlin (F), who the club congratulate on his recent engagement to Eilish McColgan. The overseas award was won by Declan Houten. The Hall of fame award was won by Vincey McColgan. The club person of the year award was won by Michael McCarron.
Well done to Malin senior player Gary Farren who played for the Garda College team who advanced into the first round proper of the Sigerson Cup.
The ladies board are organising a fun day for all primary school girls in the Malin GAA grounds on Saturday the 6th of February.
There was no winner of this week’s jackpot of €1000. The numbers drawn were 2-3-7-6-1-5-4 and the €50 winner was Eilish McColgan. Next week’s jackpot is €1050.
TIR CONAILL GAELS
The club would like to extend sympathy to the Geraghty family on the death of Patricia Geraghty’s mother Eileen Gallagher (nee Molloy) Mayo.
Thank you to all who attend our charity cross making night at the club last Friday which raised £600 for the Across Charity. Thank you to Fr John Egan for blessing the rushes, to John and Tina McGinley (Across), special thanks to all who donated prizes for the raffle, to Youririshshop.com for the luxury Irish Hamper, to the London Irish Music School for the traditional music on the night, to Alan (TCG's Head Chef) for the fantastic Irish Stew, to Mary Reilly for her delicious Soda Bread and to Sinead and her team for looking after us all in the clubhouse. Your support is much appreciated.
The club are inviting applicants for the positions of Ladies Senior Football Manager for the 2016 season. Any interested parties are asked to forward their application to the club secretary by post to Alan Martin, Sessiagh O’Neill, Ballybofey or by email email@example.com by no later than the 5th of February 2016 or contact the Club Secretary on 086 172 3899 with any queries.
Congratulations to Jamsie Donnelly on picking up another award at the Donegal Sports Star Awards held on Friday night. We’d also like to wish Jamesie a speedy recovery and hope to see him back playing really soon.
Well done to Martin O’Reilly, Rory Gallagher and all the Donegal team who picked up a valuable 2 points in their away game to Down on Saturday.
There will be a short meeting for all coaches or anyone wishing to help out for this year’s Under-10s in the Clubhouse on Thursday night at 9.00pm Anyone who is unable to attend but wishes to help can they please contact Simon on 085 150 3092. Thank you.
Club membership forms for Juvenile, Adult and Family are available from all club coaches/managers and to download from our website
There was no winner of this week's Lotto. The numbers drawn were 14, 23, 24 and 27. There were two match three winners: Bernie Lynch and Andrew McCarron who both receive €75. This week’s jackpot is €8,800.
There was no winner of last week’s lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were were 13-18-21-24. Two people matched th
Full list of competitive fixtures and training schedules to be posted in due course on Facebook and Twitter pages.ree numbers and shared the €100 prize. Next weeks jackpot is €4650.
The club executive is now complete following the appointment of Cormac McGarvey as the Ladies representative, Michelle Green as Cultural Officer and John Gorman as the designated officer.
Tá muid iontach sásta go bhfuil Eamon Ó Baoill a ainmniú againn mar bhainisteoir ar Fhoireann peile Naomh Muire. Beidh Gary Ó Baoill ina chuideachta mar leas bhainisteoir
The club are delighted with the appointment of Eamonn O'Boyle as the new senior manager for 2016, we wish to thank Eamonn and Gary Boyle who will act as Eamonn's assistant. Paul McBride has been appointed as the Reserve team manager.
The executive are currently talking to candidates for the Senior Ladies manager position if anyone would like any more information or is interested in the position please contact any club member or text details to the club secretary on 087 9610934
100 Club January Winners: €500;-Ciaran McBride,Mullachdubh, €200;-Susan McCreery,Rann na feirste, €100each;- Grace Boyle,Mullachderg, Katie McDevitt,Mín na craoibe, Josie Joe,Bún na mBeann. €50each;- Timmy Rodgers, Carraic Fhionne, John Dubh Boyle,Mullachdubh/Dublin, J J Doherty, Rann na feirste, Mary Sweeney, Mín doire na slúa, Nora Greene,Rann na feirste, James McBride, Mín doire na slúa. Comghairdeas uilig!
If anyone would like to Join the 100+ club, please make contact with any club member and we can arrange a standing order or collection of the €20 per month subscription
Lotto Results 27/1/16. Jackpot €920. Numbers Drawn: 1, 8, 12, 21. There was no jackpot winner this week! 1 Match 3: Cathal Gallagher, Bunaman. Next Weeks Jackpot is €960.
Thanks to all who attended our Annual Presentation Dinner Dance in the Ballyliffin Hotel on Saturday night. The main award winners on the night were: Ladies Player of the year: Kayla Farren; Senior Player of the year: Kieran Kelly; Reserve Player of the Year: Jonathan McDaid; U21 Player of the year: Conor Bradley; Minor Player of the year: Diarmuid Moyne; Ladies Minor Player of the year: Sarah Mc Gonigle; Club Person of the year: Rose Kelly.
Appreciation awards were presented to outgoing secretary David Hession for all the great work and service given to the cub and to Sean P Doherty our club referee at club and county level..
Well Done to all who represented the club in the County Final of Scor Sinsir last Friday night in Glenswilly. Our instrumental group came second on the night and Evelyn gave a very strong performance.
Club Urris winners were: €50-Danny Friel, Dunaff; €30-Gerard Friel, Dunaff; €20-Kathleen Doherty, Tiernasligo.
Match 'n' Win: January 28th: The jackpot was not won the numbers drawn were 3, 21, 23 & 24. The €15 winners were Sean Doherty, Prehen Park, Derry; Lorrainne O'Donnell, Ballyliffin; Alice Mc Laughlin, Farron Park, Derry;Edward M Laughlin, Dunaff; Bronagh Walsh, C/O Hirrells Bar, Clonmany. Jackpot next week is €580.
Club membership is now due for 2016
Our ballad group of Paddy Doherty, Stephanie Clarke, Maura Gillen and James McDaid won the county Scor Sinsir final on Friday night. They will now represent Donegal in Ulster in Glenullen on Saturday the 13th of February.
The Donegal ladies captained by Niamh Hegarty got the season off to a winning start.
Membership is now overdue and Membership forms are available from the registrar or any club member.
Due to the adverse weather last Saturday the registration day had to be cancelled so we will hold another day on Saturday the 5th February from 10am to 12pm
The lotto numbers drawn on Monday 25th January were 2, 4, 12, 17. The No jackpot was not won. The €50 winner was Maureen O’Brien. Next week’s Jackpot is €5,100.
Congratulations to Caolan McGonagle who made his debut this weekend against Down in his first National League senior match. We also wish him luck in the rest of his Sigerson campaign for DCU and to all our club players representing their colleges.
Friday, 19th February will see Buncrana GAA host their Presentation Night in the Inishowen Gateway Hotel.
The club has a recycle bin at The Scarvey. Anyone who wishes to place old clothes, shoes, curtains, towels etc... can do so. This helps raise funds for the club. Open for anyone to use.
The lotto numbers last week were 1, 2, 4, 22. There were no winners. Next week’s the jackpot will be €1,050.
Club registration will take place this coming week.
A meeting of the minor board will be held in the Clubhouse on Friday 5th February at 8pm in the Clubhouse. Congratulations to Ceili Dancers who were crowned County Champions in Scor Sinsear in Glenswilly last Friday night.
Club membership is now due for 2016. Membership must be paid in full by March 31st.
A Cookery Demonstration with Celebrity Chef Nevin Maguire takes place in Abbey Hotel on Thursday 25th February.
Donegal’s Division One game against Cork takes place in Father Tierney Park at 2pm. All Aodh Ruadh key stewards and organisers are required at the grounds before 12 noon and all helpers including programme sellers should be present by 12.30pm.
Advertising hoardings at Father Tierney Park are currently being replaced and renewed. Any business interested in taking a hoarding there should make direct contact with David McLoone, Conal Gallagher or Tom Daly.
Well done to our own Peter Boyle who kept a clean sheet in Páirc Esler last weekend and saved a penalty from Donal O'Hare.
Indoor training makes its long awaited return this Friday 5th February. The 2016 Under 6s [Born 2010-2011] are in the Hall at Creevy National School,, also at Creevy. 2016 under 10s [Born 2006-2007] are training in the new hall at Coláiste Cholmcille. That session is followed by the 2016 under 12s [Born 2004-2005].
Underage hurling makes a welcome return on Sunday 6th March at 12 noon.
There is one current vacancy for a tradesman on the Community Employment Scheme at Father Tierney Park and there is also a remaining coaching vacancy. Contact Tom Daly for further information.
Hard luck to the Scór Sinear Tráth na gCeist team who came second in the county final at Glenswilly by two points last Saturday.
There was no winner of last week's Lotto jackpot of €3,000. The winning numbers drawn were 1, 2, 6, 10, 17 and 18. In the lucky dip €20 went to James Jimmy McWeeney, The Mall; Chrissie Roper, Erne Dale Heights; Mrs McGee, Roscor; John McNeill, Killeen and Joe Mullaney, Moy Road. Next draw is on Sunday in Dorrian's Hotel with a Jackpot of €3,100.
Hard luck to our Scór Na nÓg team who participated in the all Ireland Scór finals at the weekend in Killarney, who finished in seventh place. We are so proud of their efforts, Thanks to John James McLaughlin and to all the parents who travelled down or helped in any way.
Congratulations to the Coláiste na Carraige lads on another great win against St Colums from Draperstown, in Derry.
There will be a registration day on Saturday the 13th of February at the clubhouse to renew club membership.
The newly established Inthru Macra na Feirme Group are holding a car wash in the old school car park, Carrick on Sunday the 7th of February from 11:30 am to 3 pm.
All proceeds raised will go to the Macra Club and the Carrick day care centre.
This week's Kilotto numbers were 1,10,17,25 The jackpot was not won. Next week’s Jackpot is at €6,050. There were four match 4 winners, Patrick McHugh, Carrigart, Margaret Cunningham, Tullid, Kevin Sheehan and Kathleen McCabe, each winning €15 each.
Tuesdays exercise class in Operation Transformation will be in the Bayview Hotel with John Conwell from 8-9pm, please bring an exercise mat/towel and water.
Thursday weigh in and walk/run, from St.Catherines Voc School. please wear high visibility.
Congrats to everyone who contributed to the massive 18 stone 9 lbs weight loss so far.
Membership is now due. For more information please contact club registrar Susan McGing(086)3935968. All club membership must be paid directly to the club registrar for 2016
A registration meeting will be held in the Tara Hotel Function room 6-8pm. All those who purchase membership online or at the registration evening prior to 8pm will be entered into a draw to win free 2017 membership.
There was no Jackpot winner in the lotto on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 1,3,4,5,9,13. There were no five winners and 31 people matched four and their names were drawn; the winner of the €100 was Brendan Kelly, Breaghy, Portnablagh. This weeks Jackpot be €2700.
Would all players (both Senior and Minor )who have not yet registered please contact either Suzi Roarty 087 2829214 or Ann Marie Kelly 087 9454107 ASAP as players must be registered before training or playing matches . Membership fees are adult: €30; minor/child: €15 and family discounts are available. Membership forms are also available in Creeslough Post Office.
The annual dinner dance will be held in Arnolds Hotel in Dunfanaghy on Saturday the 20th February.
U-14 training takes place every Friday evening at the Bridge. The bus is €3 and leaves Creeslough at 6.30pm
AN CLOCHAN LIATH
B’iad 10, 18, 21 agus 23 na huimhireacha lotto a tarraingíodh ag deireadh na seachtaine agus níor baineadh póta óir an lotto. Beidh €1600 sa phóta óir don seachtain seo. Bhain na daoine seo leanas €20 an ceann; Jenny Sweeney - Cronashallog, Claire Keeney - Glenties, Ellen Shares - Leitir, Annemarie Cannon - Dunlewy agus Patricia Molloy -Mill Road Glenties.
Membership Registration Night for 2016 will be held Saturday the 6th of February, 5-6pm at The Ionad, Maghery, 6:30-7:30pm Burtonport Community Centre, 8pm at The Clubhouse, Rosses Park.
The club would like to wish Càtriona Solan a massive congratulations for winning the County Final of Scor Sinsir in Glenswilly on Friday past with very fine performance as usual.
The U10 hurlers were in Derry City on Saturday, where they played Na Magha of Derry. They played three games, winning one.
The club Set Dancers won the county final on Friday 29th in Glenswilly. The U-19 hurlers and camogs had their first outing of the year on Saturday. They competed at an indoor hurling blitz at Letterkenny I.T. They enjoyed a number of competitive and fun games against St. Eunan’s and Gaoth Dobhair.
Applicants for senior manager as per adverts in local papers. Closing date Saturday the 6th of February. The awards night will take place on Saturday the 20th of February 2016 in Dom’s Pier 1.
Renewal subscriptions, the club would ask all persons that are members of our lotto to pay annual subscription to sellers of to treasurer Paul Timoney 0872791305.
There was no winner of this week’s lotto. The numbers drawn out were 7-8-15-28. The €50 prizes went to Helen Flannery, Close Naomh Conaill and Michael Brennan, Main Street. Next week’s jackpot will be €5,000
The membership for 2016 can be paid from now to 31st march 2016. Youth membership €20, adult membership €40 or €100 includes €2 entry each week to lotto Membership forms can be got in the Inniskeel Coop from Muriel Hegarty or contact any executive member.
We are delighted to announce that Martin Doherty and Martin Regan have become joint senior management for 2016. Best of luck for the year ahead.
Volunteers required the club are looking for two volunteers to help with the preparation of accounts for the club. The volunteers should be familiar with a computer but do not need to be an expert. They will help with the upkeep of the club accounts and the preparation of monthly reports for the executive. If you are interested in helping out, contact either Patrick McGuigan or Seamus O'Malley.
The senior team have entered the Ulster Senior club league this year. They are in group B with Coalisland Fianna (Tyrone), Strabane Sigersons (Tyrone), Glenullin (Derry), Claudy (Derry) and will play their first game this Sunday 7th February at home vs Glenullin at 12midday.
Senior Ulster fixtures 7-2-16 Naomh Conaill vs Glenullin, 14-2-16 Coalisland Fianna vs Naomh Conaill, 21-2-16 Naomh Conaill vs Strabane Sigersons, 28-2-16 Claudy vs Naomh Conaill.
The executive have agreed that on Wednesday 10th February the lock on the main door to the Gym will be changed and if you want to use the Gym to contact Muriel for a key and return it to her after.
REALT NA MARA (BUNDORAN)
There was no Jackpot winner this week. The winning numbers were 3,9,12, 13, 19.The € 50 winners were Martin Kilcullen ,6 Dillon Court, Manorhamilton, Noel Mulligan, Brittas, Glasson, Athlone, Sean Gilbride, Westend Bundoran.
Hard luck to the boys Senior team of Magh Ene College who lost their Ulster Quarter Final against a very strong Bailieborough CS on Friday last.
Club registration/membership is now due for the new season. The annual Bord na nOg Presentation and registration night will take place on Friday 12th February at 7pm in the Holyrood Hotel. Medals will be presented on the night to the victorious Girls U16 and Boys U18 teams as well as the various Player of the Year Awards.
The club are currently seeking interest in the position of manager/coach of the senior team for the forthcoming season. Please contact club chairman Brian McEniff - 0872244432 for further details.
James Keaney has taken up the very important role of club insurance officer within the club for 2016.
It was a big week for Arianna Bonner, Nicola McDyre and Elllie McDonald as all three were part of their respective age groups for their school St Columba's, Glenties in Ulster finals.
Nicola and Ellie played in the U16s final against St, Clare's of Cavan and on the day and ran out easy winners as the girls lifted their first medals of the week.
Nicola and Ellie travelled to Garvaghey centre again to play in the Schools senior final against St Dominic's of Belfast, but lost.
Congratulations also to Mikaela Bonner on her terrific achievement of reaching number one in the Irish iTunes Charts last weekend.
Best wishes Jamesie Melly as he recovers from his recent spell in hospital. Club membership is now due and can be paid to Pat, Felix or any committee member.
A sincere thanks to all patrons who took part in last seasons club 50 fundraiser. The lotto numbers drawn on Monday night were 2,10, 17 and 20 . The jackpot of €2100 was not won. The lucky dips winners of €50 were Gaby Lohie, Derryhenny and Mary McGettigan, Derrylaconnell. Next weeks jackpot will be €2150.
The Club currently require managers for both the under 12 and under 14 teams. If anyone is interested in volunteering for a few hours each week to coach and develop these teams please contact 0872106832. It is imperative that the club fill these positions in order to provide football for the youth of the club. Any assistance required, e.g. coaching courses, will be provided.
NAOMH PADRAIG (LIFFORD)
The weekly lotto draw took place on Monday 1st February 2016. The numbers drawn were 4, 15, 28 and 31. There was no jackpot winner. Five lucky players matched two numbers, with each receiving €20. They were: Kathleen Gamble (Rossgier), Aidan Walters (c/o Topaz), Eileen Doherty (Tamnawood), Nora McNulty (Carrickmore) and Teresa McCauley (Porthall).
Next week’s jackpot will be €1100. Men's team training continues on Tuesday and Friday nights at the training pitch in Rossgier.
Club membership is due for renewal; cost of adult membership is €30. Please contact Marie McClafferty (086-835 1996), Martin Duggan (086-3119186).
Many thanks to all those who volunteered and helped out in the selling of tickets last week.
Club membership is due for renewal. Please contact Marie McClafferty (086-835 1996), Martin Duggan (086-3119186).
The complete list of the ladies board for 2016 is as follows: Chairperson - Tom Feeney; vice-chairperson - Laura Gallagher; secretary-Desiree Cox; assistant secretary - Kelly McFadden; registrar - Laura Gallagher; children’s officer - Tom Feeney; delegates to county board - Tom Feeney / Brian Dolan / Rosemary McGinley.
The Ladies senior team are still looking for a manager and coach for the forthcoming season. If anybody would be interested in the position please contact Tom on 087-2785601.
Last week’s lotto numbers drawn were 03, 04, 06, 12, 18, bonus 19. The jackpot was not won. The €100 winner was Eileen McAteer, Shannagh. the €50 went to Nancy Dorrian, Coolback. Next week’s jackpot is €2,500.
Comhghairdeas mór chuig foireann Tráth na gCeist i Scór an gCondae. Well done to our Tráth na gCeist team who made their way to the All Ireland Finals at Senior Scór County Final in Glenswilly. The team of John Dorrian, Micheál Friel, Manus and Michael McElwaine will compete in the All Ireland's in Killarney on April 2nd next. Best of luck to all involved.
Membership for 2016 is now due. A membership evening will be held in Rosnakill Resource Centre on Friday 12th February 2016 evening from 7p.m until 8p.m. Membership needs to be paid by March 1st .
Membership registration night in Rosnakill Resource Centre on 12th Feb from 7.00p.m. - 8.00p.m. and also via Bord na n-Óg, as the various teams get back to training.
Martin McAteer is the minor manager for 2016 and his backroom team is made up of John McConigley, Michéal Ó Frighil, Martin Robinson and Óisín Shiels.
Well done to Paul Coyle, Oisin Shiels, Aidan Heraghty, Declan Coyle, Hannah Shiels and Maggie Friel who completed the GAA Foundation Course in Downings last weekend.
Also congratulations to Patrick Heraghty who completed his Level 2 Coaching Course and to Aidan McAteer who completed Level 1 a few weeks ago. The above people give up a lot of time coaching our boys and girls in the Club and it’s much appreciated.
A super crowd turned out for the club's annual dinner dance at the Station House Hotel in Letterkenny at the weekend. A special picture presentation was made to the Glackin family whose father, and club stalwart, Finbar Glackin, passed away during the year. It was a poignant reminder of the great people who have helped to put the foundations in place as the club goes forward with a purpose of strength.
The following is a list of those who were honoured on the night: Senior player of the Year: Darren McGinley; Senior reserve player of the Year: Patrick McFadden; Thirds player of the Year: Michael McDaid; Ladies player of the Year: Marie Boyle; Young ladies player of the Year: Niamh Gallagher; Young men’s player of the Year: Caoimhin Marley; Club person of the Year: Paul Lapsle; Appreciation award: Hugh McClafferty.
The club would like to thank anyone who help in any way with the hosting of the Scor Sinsear county final on Friday night last. The club was delighted that both our acts were also successful.
The club's registration night will take place on Saturday, February 6th between 7pm and 9pm. The price of registration is €15 per juvenile(18 and under), while a family of four children and upwards will be a total of €50.
Congratulations to Blathnait Gallagher and Imogen Hards who lined out for the Donegal Championship U14 ladies team against Mayo in a friendly at the weekend.
The date of the Tea Night, organised by the Glenswilly GAA Ladies Board, has changed. The tea will now take place a week earlier - on Friday, March 4th in the clubhouse.
The winner of last week's lotto was Anne O'Donnell from Glendowan, Churchill who matched three numbers. The winning numbers were 7,15,19 and 23.Members are reminded that the lottos are available in most locals outlets everyday. Keep fit and Couch to 5k.
The lotto numbers for February 1st were 2,6,13,15, and 17. Winners Edmund Walsh, J.P. Gallagher, Donal Corcoran, and Gwen Harbinson. Next draw on 8th February in 7 Arches Bar with an jackpot of £1050.
Well done to Michael Gallagher and the Instrumental Group who took part in the final of Scor Sinsear. There is an executive meeting on Friday 5th February at 8pm in the clubhouse.
Sympathy to the Doherty family Racoo and McGuinness family Killinangle on their recent bereavements
Torthaí lotto ó oíche Luain. Na huimhreacha a tarraingíodh ná: 8 9 13 agus 25. Char bhain duine ar bith an pota óir agus bhí na trí uimhir acu seo a leanas: Micheál Fleming, Carraig Airt, Colette Ní Chónchúir Ó Gallchóir, Na Dúnaibh, An tAth. Cathal Ó Beirn, Carraig Airt agus Máire Bn Uí Bhuaidhe, Ceathrú na Coille. Fuair siad €40 an duine. B’í Eileen Bn Uí Chuilinn, Carraig Airt a bhain na duaiseanna tinrimh, sin an béile do bheirt agus an buidéal fíona. Cathal Mac Giolla Chomhaill, Umlach a fuair duais an díoltóra. Tá €10,000 sa phota óir agus beidh an tarraingt oíche Luain seo chugainn in Óstán Charraig Airt. The registration night will take place on Friday Feb.5th from 6 pm —7.30pm.
Buíochas mór do na coachálaithe uilig a bhí páirteach sa chúrsa coachála a bhí ar siúl ag an chlub ag an deireadh seachtaine.
Is mór an trua nar iarraidh leis an Ghrúpa Baileád nó le Méabh Ni Chathail san Amhránaíocht Aonair sa Chómortas Scór Sinsir a bhí ar siúil i nGleann tSúilí Dé hAoine seo caite. The Ballad Group consistied Geraldine Hanley, Deirdre Uí Dhochartaigh, Katrina Patton, Méabh Ní Chathail and Eimear Kelly. Both the Ballad Group and Méabh in the solo ballad came second in their categories.
Is mór an éacht atá déanta ag Gaeil Leitir Ceanainn i mbliana maidir le Scór na nÓg agus Scór Sinsir ach fan go bhfeicfidh sibh cad é a dhéanfaidh muidinne an bhliain seo chugainn!
A well attended underage football presentation evening took place at the weekend at the Club Room. Thanks to Donegal Ladies Footballers Karen Guthrie and Grainne Houston for helping out with the presentations.
The underage football training resumes again this Friday night (5th February) and will run for sixweeks until Friday March 11th 2016.
Camogie training and the winter league for u-8 & u-10 teams continues every Friday evening at the LYIT. U-12 camogie and girls circuits will also resume on 29th.
Sympathy is extended to the Morrison family on their recent bereavement. Hurling training for u-6 to u-13s is back in full swing on Monday evenings f at the Aura. All welcome. Please note change of time and venue. Contact 086 8405785 for more details.
A massive congratulations to our Instrumental Music Group of Caoimhe Ni Raghallaigh, Kyle Macauley, Eoin and Liam Orr and Noel Lineghan who became county champions on Friday night in the Co Scor finals in Glenswilly.
Our Allianz LMS competition has seen huge interest with a whopping €400 to be paid out to the winner! There were a lot of cautious picks in week one with only a few fallers, but with eight different teams picked in week two fixtures there are bound to be more casualties on the way!
This weeks lotto numbers were 2-5-8-12. There was no jackpot winner. Two peoples match 3 winners and win €35 each. They were Brendan and Christina Ward, and Aisling Dorrian. Next weeks Jackpot is €1,860.
The following officers and managers were elected for the year ahead at Sunday evening’s annual general meeting of the senior, minor and ladies boards. Chairman: tbc; vice-chairman: Don Gallagher; secretary: Margo Doherty; asst secretary: Deirdre Gallagher; treasurer: John McNamara; asst treasurer: Grace Boyle; PRO: Margo Doherty; asst PRO: Hugh Harkin; coaching officer: Hugh Harkin; child protection officer: Maeve Sweeney; Health & Well Being Officer: James Cassidy; Oifigeach na Gaeilge: Margo Doherty; registrar: Sara Harkin; senior team manager: Francie Friel;reserve team Manager: tbc
Ladies board officers; chair: tbc; vice-chair: Harry McGlynn; secretary:Colette McElwaine; PRO: Aileen McGlynn; registrar: Rosaleen Gallagher; children’s officer: Maeve Sweeney; senior manager: tbc; Junior manager: Harry McGlynn; minors: Aileen McGlynn; U16: Paddy McMenamin; U14, U13 and U-12: Lisa McGlynn.
Club Minor Board officers: chairperson: Eugene Trearty; secretary: Conal McGettigan; PRO: tbc; Child Protection Officer: Maeve Sweeney; minor managers: Paul Doherty, Benny Gallagher and KevinMcGettigan; U16 managers: PJ McFadden, James Cassidy and Andy McFadden; U14 managers: James Cassidy and Paddy Gallagher; U12 managers: Paddy Gallagher, Eddie Harkin and Hugh Harkin; U10 managers: David Brady, PJ McFadden and Eddie Harkin; U8 managers: Liam Cunningham, Jim Bonnar and Conal McGettigan; U6 managers: Aidan McGrenra and Conal McGettigan
Our annual presentation dance will be held in the Lagoon Sat 13th February.
The pitch remains closed pending preparations for the new season. Last week's lotto took place in the Glenveagh Inn. There was no jackpot winner. This week’s draw takes place in the Lagoon, with Kath McSharry and Nicola Doherty coordinating.