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Kilmore GAA Club Notes 29th July 2019

posted 22 Aug 2019, 12:20 by Brian Carroll
O Gara Cup 
Our King & Moffat sponsored O Gara cup team suffered a disappointing defeat to St Aidans on Sunday last in the league. We now face Oran in the final league game in a must win game for us to avoid a relegation playoff. Team and scorers were Cian Ffrench, Mark Connellan, Jack Sharkey, Charlie Burke, Kevin Caslin, Joe Garvey, Gary Connellan, Dermot Foley, Paul McElhone, Cathal Carney, Brian Connellan (0-1), Ray Caslin (0-2) Derek Connellan (1-3), John Gannon (1-1), Oisin Boland (0-1), subs used Damien Tiernan, Liam Caslin, Dara Feely, Ben Donohue. 

Junior team 
Our junior team have a crucial Division 5 league game this Wednesday evening when we face St Barrys in Kilmore at 8.15pn. A win in this game will qualify us for a place in the league semi final. We also face Michael Glaveys this Friday evening in Balinlough at 8pm. 

The Summer Games continued for the U8s and U10s with games in Elphin against Ballinameen. Our U12s took part in the Sean Daly Cup and next up for them is the 7s Competition on Wednesday evening in Cootehall at 7pm. The U14s play Padraig Pearses in Woodmount at 8pm Tuesday evening. Best wishes to Natasha Munnelly and Lauren Shanagher who are part of the Roscommon Minor Ladies team that play Longford in the All Ireland B Final this weekend. 

Our Minors had a good win over Killglass St Barrys and our U14 Div2 team also overcame Killglass St Barrys in the championship. On Monday evening our U14 Div4 team play Western Gales in Kilmore at 7:30pm. On Thursday evening our U16 team play St Ciarans in Fuerty at 8pm. 

Miles for the Mater 
Some of our club members are taking part in 100 miles for the Mater in August. They have to walk or run 100 miles in August. These walks can be done on their own or in groups. First walk is from Kilmore pitch at 7.30pm on this Thursday evening and is 4.5 miles. Each Saturday a longer walk/run will take place and the first one of these will take place on this Saturday at 10am from Kilmore GAA pitch and the distance will be 5.5 mile. Everyone is welcome to join the walks and show your support at any time. 

Other news 
Well done to Mary Connellan who won our 50/50 jackpot of €411. Our €25 winners were as follows Chris Gannon (yearly ticket), Margaret McHugh, Lorna Casey, Denise Carroll (Feeragh). Thanks to Gerry Tiernan and his team of sellers. Next on selling duty is Brian Carrolls’s team.