Club Notes 15th September 2019
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.
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.
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.
ST. BRIGID’S G.A.A.
JACKPOT THIS WEEK
Last Week’s Results
Numbers Drawn 3 / 10 / 11 / 24
NO JACKPOT WINNER
8 MATCH THREE WINNERS
EACH RECEIVES €25
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