Club Notes 13th September 2020

Club Notes 13th September 2020

St. Brigid’s Notes week ending Sunday, September 13th 2020

County Final weekend: A big weekend for our senior men’s and intermediate ladies teams. On Saturday, our ladies face Boyle in the IFC County Final Saturday at 1pm in Ballyforan while our men are up against Padraig Pearses on Sunday at Dr Hyde Park. Throw-in, 3pm. We want to wish both teams and their management teams the very best of luck. We are encouraging all our supporters across the parish to put up their flags and bunting ahead of the County Finals. Flags are available in our shop which will be open 8-9pm on Friday.

JFC: Best of luck to our junior men's team who play in the championship quarter-final against Kilglass Gaels on Saturday evening next in Lisnamult at 7.30pm. We are also participating in this year's Junior B FC competition, which will commence later this month. We have been drawn in Group A with Oran, Roscommon Gaels, St. Dominic's and St Aidan's. Full details to follow.

MFC: Well done to our minors who had a super win in the minor championship semi-final against Clann na nGael in Kiltoom last Saturday evening. Our lads led by one score at half-time, 1-6 to 0-6 but a strong second half-display including a three goal salvo ensured another county final appearance. We play Padraig Pearses in the final in two weeks time. Full time score: St. Brigid's, 4-13, Clann na nGael 1-11. See match report inside.

U14s: On Monday of last week, our U14 boys had a good win in the championship away to to St. Ciarans while Strokestown conceded the points before last Thursday’s game.

U12s: Congrats to our U12 boys team who won the Division 6 Cup final against St. Dominic's in Oran this morning. The boys prevailed by two points after a hard-fought game. Hard luck to our U12s who lost out to Castlerea in the Division 1 Shield Final on Sunday last.

U8s/U10s: Well done to our U10 and U8 boys who played St.Brendan's, Ballygar on Saturday morning in Kiltoom. All the boys showed great skill, teamwork and determination. Our U10 boys play Clann na nGael in Johnstown next Thursday evening September 17th and against Roscommon Gaels in Lisnamult on Saturday morning.

Ladies Notes:

IFC: Our Intermediate Ladies' County Final against Boyle has been confirmed for Saturday, September 19th at 1pm in Ballyforan. The game will be live-streamed on the Roscommon LGFA Facebook Page. Best of luck to all.

U12s: Well done to our U12s who defeated St Barry’s on Sunday in the Division 1 Shield Final by 13 scores to 8.

U10s: Well done to our U10 girls who played Roscommon Gaels and Padraig Pearses in the last week.

St Brigid's Lotto Results: Numbers Drawn: 5, 14, 20 and 22. There was no jackpot winner. 2 match three winners, each receives €100: Niamh Meeley, Cornaseer, Kiltoom and Senan Kilbride, Barrymore, Kiltoom. This week's lotto is €8,400. The next draw takes place on Sunday night next, September 20th, at the St Brigid’s Sports and Social Centre, 9pm. Our Lotto is on sale in local shops: McHugh’s and Menton’s in Curraghboy; Tavanagh Meats, Brideswell; Supermacs, Baylough and Dooley’s Fruit and Veg, Athlone. You can also play online via our club website, http://www.stbrigids.gaa.ie/lotto. Thank you for your support.