Club Notes 15th September 2019

Club Notes 15th September 2019

Bonanza Draw

St. Brigid’s are running a Bonanza draw proudly sponsored by our main sponsor the Hodson Bay Hotel. Club members, officials, management teams and players will be selling €10 tickets for this draw which will be held on Friday 25th October in St. Brigid’s clubhouse. The fantastic prizes include A luxury break for 2 in a European City, A luxury break for 2 in the Galway Bay Hotel, A years Health and Leisure membership in the Hodson Bay Hotel, A luxury half day spa package for 2 people in the Sheraton Hotel Athlone, Dinner for 2 in La Provence Brasserie in the Sheraton Hotel Athlone. Get your tickets now to be in with a chance of winning some of these fabulous prizes.

U16 Championship

St. Brigid’s 1-12, Padraig Pearses 2-8.

Our u16 boys secured a one point win over Pearses on a damp and dirty evening in Kiltoom on Sunday last. This was a hard fought game and close throughout. An early goal from Brian Nestor was soon cancelled out by some lovely taken points by Pearses. However Brigid’s had that bit extra firing power with points from Bobby Nugent, Conor Hand and Daniel Keenan helping to secure the win.

Team: H. Cunniffe, L. Sylvester, R. Doyle, D. Dolan, P. Higgins, M. Sugrue, B. Gonley, T. O’Brien, D. Meeley 0-1, B. Nestor 1-0, C. Hand 0-5, M. O’Grady, B. Nugent 0-3, O. Canny, D. Keenan 0-4.
Subs: A. Donovan, E. McDonnell.

Minor Championship

St. Brigid’s 2-17, Castlerea St. Kevin’s 1-12.

Our minors took on Castlerea in the final game of the group stage on Friday evening last in Kiltoom. This was a close game for much of the first half, but Brigid’s began to pull away in the last 15 minutes thanks to points from Ben O’Carroll, Ruairdhi Fallon and Eoghan Derwin.

Team: E. Gallagher, F. Kennedy, R. Dolan 0-1, L. Egan, C. Quinn, S. Trundle, S. Keenan, D. Murray 0-1, B. O’Hara Duggan, E. Derwin 0-5, R. Fallon 0-2, U. O’Ruairc, B. O’Carroll 0-8, C. Canny, J. Scouler 1-0.
Subs: B. Monaghan.

Senior Championship Play-off

St. Brigid’s 1-6, Western Gaels 0-8.

Our senior side are through to the quarter finals following a one point win over Western Gaels on Sunday last in the Hyde.
For a full match report please see sports section of local papers.
We would like to wish James Martin a speedy recovery following an injury he picked up during this game.




Last Week’s Results

Numbers Drawn 3 / 10 / 11 / 24




Mathew Flowers, C/O Kevin Dooley

Derek Duggan, C/O Johnny Monaghan

Kate Egan, C/O Sheila Sheehy

Jacinta Scally, C/O Timmy Doyle

Mary Murray, C/O Kevin Dooley

Mark O’Carroll, Glasson, Athlone

Michael Lennon, C/O Frankie Donnelly

Damian Gunning, Ballycreggan, Athlone

Draw takes place on Sunday night 22/09/2019

in St Brigid’s Sports and Social Centre at 10.00pm