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St. Brigid's GAA Club Notes 23rd Feb 2014

posted Feb 24, 2014, 2:17 PM by Sean Desmond
Presentation Night 


We are holding a presentation to Mayo Roscommon Hospice and Pieta House from the International Sports Quiz on Saturday March 1st at 9.30pm in the clubhouse.

Also the presentation of the ladies county senior league medals and championship runners up medals will be held on the night. All welcome.


Tansey Cup (Junior) Round 1 


St. Brigid's 0-11 St. Barry's 0-12

The junior team were unfortunate to lose out to St. Barry's in Kiltoom on Friday night last in the first round of the league. After leading for the majority of the match thanks to the free kicks from Joey Cunniffe and Alan McInerney, St. Barry's rallied and managed to gain the winning point in the dying minutes of the game. 

Team: G. Reynolds, J. Nestor, P. Fuery, C. Healy, I. Monaghan, M. Grehan, K. Dolan, A. McInerney 0-1, S. Fuery, G. Dunning, S. Monaghan, C. McDonnell, D. Cunniffe 0-1, J. Cunniffe 0-8, K. Quinn 0-1.

Subs: J. Grehan, C. Carroll.


O'Rourke cup (Senior) League


St. Brigid's 3-11, Boyle 3-10


Our Senior team managed to start off the league with a win over Boyle on Sunday last in Boyle. After a slow start that seen Brigids 2-1 down Brigid's slowly came into the game with a penalty from Karol Mannion and points from Damien Kelleher and Darragh Donnelly keeping us in the game. Brigid's managed to get in front in the second half and held on for the win despite a late rally by Boyle. 

Team: G. Reynolds, R. Kelly, N. McInerney, J. Murray, R. Stack 0-1, P. Fuery, N. Grehan, K. Mannion 1-1, D. Donnelly 1-1, E. Egan, A. Gleeson, D. Kelleher 0-1, A. McInerney, S. Kilbride, D. O'Connor 0-1.

Subs: D. Cunniffe 0-1, K. Dolan, J. Grehan. 


Special thanks

We would like to thank Boyle GAA Club for their hospitality on Sunday last. Thank you for the after match meal provided to our players and back room team, it was a lovely gesture and everyone in the club really appreciated it.


Nursery Programme

The nursery programme continues every Saturday at 11am in the clubhouse. New members welcome.


Club Lotto

St. Brigid's GAA Club is delighted to announce that our weekly lotto is now available to play on-line, the jackpot, numbers and match three winners is all available also on this website. 


This week’s results, numbers drawn 10/20/22/32.  No Jackpot Winner.  4 Match Three Winners, each receives €50;


    Sarah Kenny, Gort, Lecarrow

    June Daly, C/O AIT, Athlone

    Sean Egan, C/O Tom O’Connor

    PJ Martin, Derries, Kiltoom


Draw takes place on Sunday night 02/03/2014 in St. Brigid’s Sports and Social Centre at 11pm.


National Club Draw


We are asking all members and supporters to support the GAA National club draw as all the monies from ticket sales go directly to our club to help us maintain the running of all our teams. Please contact members of the Executive for details.

Tickets €10 each.


1. Trip to the 2014 International Rules Series in Australia (2 people, Match Tickets, airline tickets and accommodation).
2. The Ultimate Football Package 2014 (2 people, All-Ireland Football Final Tickets, All-Stars Banquet and tour ticket
     to Boston).

3. 2 x Corporate Box concert tickets with pre-concert hospitality in Croke Park.

4. Travel Voucher to the value of 1,500 euro.

5. All-Ireland Football Final package 2014 (2 people, Corporate Box tickets, Corporate hospitality and
    2 nights accommodation).


Minor Committee Notes week ending Sunday, February 23rd 2014


The U-14 squad had a serious work-out against a strong Corofin team in Kiltoom on Saturday evening last. Another U-14 challenge is scheduled at home against Monivea on Saturday evening next. Players will be notified of full details during the week. Training continues this week for teams at all grades. The Minor Committee is again encouraging all players to register before March 31st in order to be eligible to play for their team. Club Registrar Anne Marie Murtagh can be contacted on (087) 9332954. The next monthly meeting of the Minor Committee takes place on Monday, March 3rd, at 9pm.