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Kilmore GAA Club Notes 26th June 2017

posted 26 Jun 2017, 04:46 by Brian Carroll
Pride of the parish this week goes to our U-12 teams who won Double County finals this weekend. Our U-12 team got the weekend off to a great start on Saturday morning in Hyde Park when they defeated Boyle B to win the Div 5 County Cup. The panel was as follows Dylan Hogan, Cian McLoughlin, Aaron Cox, Paul Shannon, Deirdre Devaney, Aoife McGowan, Carmeron Craughwell, Caelan Bracken, Sean McCormack, Niall Holohan (Captain), Paul O Flynn, Roisin Higgins, Darragh Devaney, Eimhin Clifford, Elle Holmes, Rosanna Murphy, Coman Higgins, Leah Patterson, Sarah McLoughlin, Cormac McKiernan, Martin O Dowd, Chelsea McLoughlin, Niamh O Connor, Conal Creighton and Cree Lambert. The management team was John Craughwell and Gerry Holohan. Then on Sunday our U-12 girls team completed a double with a great win over Western Gaels in the Div 3 Championship final in Ballyleague. Well done to management and players with both teams and thanks to all the parents for their help. Well done also to our neighbours Shannon Gaels who won their U-12 County final on Saturday. Our U-14 team of Kilmore/Shannon Gaels defeated St Michaels in the opening game of the championship last week. They also took part in the Connacht Club Feile in the Connacht Centre of excellence where they won 3 games beating Dunmore, Caltra and Crossmolina. Our U-16 team of Kilmore/Shannon Gaels got their campaign off to a good start with a win over Kilbride. Well done to all players and management. On Thursday our U-14 team play Strokestown in Kilmore at 7.30pm in the second round of the championship. 

Adult Football 
Our next O Rourke Cup senior league game is against St Croans on Friday the 7th of July at 8pm in Enfield. This Sunday at 1.45pm our junior B team play the second round of their championship when we travel to Kilglass to play Kilglass Gaels. 

Summer Camp 
Our annual Summer Camp takes place this year from July 24th to 28th and from August 14th to 18th at the pitch. The camp costs €60 per child, 2 kids for €100 or 3 for €145. Places are filling up and to book your child's place contact Clare Connellan 087-9471081 or Trevor Hunt 087-9652581. 

Connacht Final 
Roscommon play Galway on Sunday the 9th of July at 2pm in Salthill in the Connacht Senior football final. Tickets are currently on sale in Super Valu Carrick On Shannon and also Centra in Strokestown. Stand tickets cost €35, Terrace is €25, Juveniles is €5. OAP & Students are entitled to a €10 discount at the gate. Anyone who cant get to Centra or Super Valu can Contact Brian Carroll 0872420896 before Friday to order tickets. 

Other News
The club wishes our great supporter and our County Board delegate Harry Reynolds a very speedy recovery from his recent surgery and we look forward to seeing Harry back at our meetings and games very soon. Well done to Luke Casserley who won our 50/50 jackpot at the weekend of €481. The seller was The Silver Eel. Our €25 winners were Ollie Reynolds, Pat Compton, Gay Sheerin and PJ Sharkey. Well done to Jamie Sharkey and his team of sellers on an excellent jackpot. Next on selling duty is Jenny Connellans team. Anyone who wishes to receive updates on Club news via text message is asked to text their name and phone number to 0876578640. Anyone who wants anything included in the club notes is asked to contact Brian Carroll on 0872420896 or email The Club wishes the Roscommon minor football team the best of luck this Wednesday as they take on Galway in Galway in the Connacht Championship.The very best of luck to Karol Foley team manager, Donal Carroll team coach and also Fiachara Doyle who is a member of the Minor panel.