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posted Jul 8, 2013, 9:32 AM by Aine Martin

St. Brigid's GAA Club Notes 7th July 2013 


St. Brigid’s GAA Club Annual Golf Classic 


St. Brigid’s are holding their annual golf classic on Friday 19th July in Athlone Golf Club. This yearly event has proven to be an enjoyable day out for all patrons in the wonderful surroundings of Athlone Golf Club. If you would like to enter a team (timesheet in operation) or sponsor a tee, please contact P.J. Martin on 086-8053037.  Entry fee for a team of 4 made up of men/women or mixed is €200 with a meal included. Sponsorship of a tee is €75. We would like to thank everyone that supported this event in the past and hope that you will continue to support us this year.  

Club Planning    


Anyone wishing to make a contribution to the 5-Year Plan that was unable to attend the workshop may do so via the link on our Website, which will remain in place until the end of June, when the time for submissions will close.     
Club Website      

The web address for the club website has changed in order to access our new look website please log on to http://  or  http://www .      
Also if anyone is interested in helping to maintain the website or report on matches etc please contact 087 0673985.  


Summer Camps  


This week is the Cúl camp 8th to 12th July. Another camp is also to be held in August, dates to be confirmed.    

St Brigid’s Ladies


Senior Ladies Championship 




Training continues for all grades from U8s to Senior. Players will be notified of any changes to normal training times. We are always welcoming new members and parents are especially welcome to get involved. Training schedules or further information on St. Brigids Ladies GAA email or phone 086 0876933.

Training for Senior and Minor Ladies continues on Wednesday evenings and Friday evenings at 8.00 at pitch. Training for U12 and U14 girls continues on Tuesday evening at 7:00 at pitch. Training for U8s & U10s continues on Wednesday evening at 7:00 at pitch.    






Gaelic for Mothers and Others    

Any ladies aged over 18 years interested in a bit of light, fun training with a bit of a kick about afterwards, nothing too strenuous, exercise, fun and a laugh. Training continues every Thursday from 7.30-8.30, come for the craic.

All welcome. If you are interested please email - to express your interest.    


St. Brigid’s GAA Club Lotto        


Jackpot this week €10,200, last week’s results 4/7/9/14.  No Jackpot Winner.  12 Match  Three Winners, each receives €20;


Seamus Greene, C/O An Post, Athlone

Mary Hogan, C/O Monahan’s, Baylough

Tricia Loftus, Famore, Kiltoom

Michael McLoughlin, Coolegarry, Curraghboy

M Johnson, C/O M. McDonnell, SEC

Mary Durnin, Curnaseer, Kiltoom

Dermot & James Murray, Lisbrock, Kiltoom

Gerry Byrne, Cloontuskert

Joan Parker, C/O Tom Blaine

Kevin Dooley, Curnaseer, Kiltoom

John Kinahan, Hudson Bay, Kiltoom

Gerry Doyle, Curraghboy


Draw takes place on Sunday night 14/07/2013 in St. Brigid’s Sports & Social Centre at 11pm.


Quiz Night in Aid of Burren Chernobyl Project


Eoin Mannion (085 1440162) and Padraig Kenny (086 8223423) will be working in two Orphanages in Belarus for 10 days from July 17th helping children affected by the Chernobyl Disaster.  Friday 12th July in St. Brigid’s GAA Club at 9.30pm, they are hosting a table quiz to raise funds.  4 per team / €10 per person.  All support is greatly appreciated.





Minor: St Brigid’s, missing a number of players, were defeated by Clann na nGael in the league at Johnstown on Friday night on a scoreline of 2-20 to 3-2. last. Team: Shane Mannion, Ciaran Walsh, Keith Dolan, Sean McBrearty, Eoin Gleeson, Robbie Fallon, Alan Daly,  Mark Daly, Eamon Cunnane, Conor McNiece, John Cunningham, Mark Carson, Jack McDonnell, George O’Hara, Conor Quinn. Subs: Dylan Kelly for E. Gleeson, Conor Murray for C. McNiece, Ryan Jinks for Conor Quinn.

U-12s: The U-12 boys played two games in Group E of the U-12 Spring League last week. On Tuesday, they were defeated at home by St Michaels on a scoreline of 5-11 to 3-7 while on Friday last, they put in a great performance to record a 7-10 to 1-10 victory away to Kilglass Gaels. Team v St Michaels: Eoghan Derwin, Gavin Daly, Jack Martin,  Eoghan O’ Sullivan, Fergus O’Sullivan, Darren Lee, Eoin McGrath, Aaron Dolan, Adam Samuels, Leo Fenlon, Cian Lawless, Shane Finnerty. Team v Kilglass Gaels: Gavin Daly, Jack Martin,  Eoghan O’ Sullivan, Fergus O’Sullivan, Darren Lee, Eoin McGrath, Aaron Dolan, Adam Samuels, Leo Fenlon, Cian Lawless, Shane Finnerty, Sean Trundle, Ultan O’Rourke, Brian Monaghan. 


U-10s: St Brigid’s opening game in the Clann na nGael tournament away to St. Dominic’s on Sunday last proved a very competitive affair. Over the two games played against the home teams, St Brigid’s prevailed on an aggregate score of six points. The next round of the tournament is scheduled for next Thursday, July 11th away to Ballinasloe. Players will be notified of full details during the week. 


U-8s: The U-8 team competed in the Willie Hegarty organised County Blitz at a very well organised St. Croans grounds. We played matches against strong opposition in the form of Roscommon Gaels, Strokestown and St. Dominic’s. The standard of football played by all the teams we competed against was of the highest standard for this age level. All the matches played were end to end stuff and done so at great speed.  It was Shane “The Cake” Curran to Senan Kilbride style football. All the players received medals for their great efforts and it bodes well for the future of Roscommon football.  The team on the day was Niall Derwin, Cormac Meeley, Billly Ray Dolan, Noah Heavey, Robert Keenan, Kealon Casey, Thomas Muldoon, Donncadh O Reilly, Cillian Curley, Dara McGrath, Ewan Joyce, Roan Trundle, Luke Sylvester, Sean Tiernan, Sean Minnock, Niall Daly, Brendan Murphy, Michael Heneghan, Jamie Fox. Training continues on Wednesday at 7pm and Saturdays at 11am  


Coaching: A Coaching Camp is scheduled to take place on Saturday, July 13th for U14s, 16s and 18s. A Minor Committee social outing will be held later that evening.