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Club Notes 17th Sept 17

posted Nov 29, 2017, 10:59 AM by Aine Martin
U12 Boys 

Our Div 5 Under 12 team played Padraig Pearses in Kiltoom last Monday evening. On the evening the visitors proved to be much too strong for the home side and were comprehensiive winners. 

On Wednesday evening the Div 5 side traveled to Lisnamult to play Roscommon Gaels. This was a close fair with the home side prevailing despite a great second half performance by the St. Brigid's lads. 

Squad Div 5

Bryan McDermott, Finnan Kilcommins, Jack Tully, Owen Feeley, Adam Feeley,  Jack Kinahan, Kian Mulligan, Niall Daly, Leo O'Connell, Michael Henehan, Killian Curley, Cormac Meeley, Jaime Fox and Roan Trundle.

Minor Boys

St. Brigid's 4-15, Castlerea St. Kevin's 1-7.

The Minors continued there unbeaten run through the championship with a good win over Castlerea last Monday night. An impressive opening from Brigids saw them go 1-2 to no score ahead after ten minutes. Two scores from Brian Derwin was followed by a well worked move that saw Eoin Minagh punch the ball over the line, with Tommy Glynn close by to ensure it crossed the white wash. However Castlerea stormed back into the game and after opening their account with a point got a goal of there own after 15 minutes. Paul McGrath and Eoin Egan points settled Brigids again. Further points were traded leaving the half time score at 1-7 to 1-4 in favour of Brigids. 

The second half saw Brigids take control. Points from Donnacha Gately, Shane Cunnane and Ciaran Sugrue stretched Brigids advantage. Then a crucial 5 minutes. Three superb saves from Seamus Smith kept Castlerea from gaining a vital lifeline,and sub Eoin Derwin scored two cracking goals with his opening touches to leave the game out of Castlerea's reach. Another goal from Ciaran Sugrue finished the game leaving Brigids victorious on a scoreline of Brigids 4-15, Castlerea 1-7.

A great display all round. The final group game will be against Strokestown away next Friday night. All support will be greatly appreciated.

 Team: Seamus Smith, Keelan O' Conner, Eoin Minagh (1-0), Gary Daly,  Pearce Frost, Paul McGrath (0-1), John Leonard, Cian McBrearty ,Ian O' Rourke, Tommy Glynn, Donnacha Gately (0-1), Ruairí Smith, Eoin Egan (0-1)Ciarán Sugrue (1-3), Brian Derwin (0-8 (4f)).

Subs: Shane Cunnane (0-1 (45)), Ciarán Quinn, Tom O' Carroll, Cian Daly, Eoin Derwin (2-0), Mark Haran, Evan Sheehan

Junior League 
St.Brigid's 3-7, Fuerty 2-10.

Our Junior side were lucky to draw against Fuerty on Tuesday evening last in Kiltoom. On a very wet and windy evening both sides struggled with the conditions and it was a tight game throughout. 

Team: P. Martin, R. Fallon, D. Carroll, P. Fuery, D. Nestor, G. Aherne, J. Murray, A. Daly 1-0, C. Gleeson, D. Cunniffe 1-2, C. McDonnell, C. Quinn 0-1, J. Cunniffe 0-1, K. Byrne 1-1, J. McDonnell 0-1. 
Subs: G. O'Hara, D. Gately 0-1, R. Flanagan, F. Dolan, E. Egan, K. Quinn. 

St. Brigid's G.A.A. Lotto
Jackpot this week €10,800.
Last week's results:
Numbers drawn 7/22/29/31
No Jackpot winner.
3 match three winners each receives €70
David Keenan, Ballyduff, Kiltoom.
Shauna Cunnane, 2 Grattan Row, Athlone.
Louise Doyle c/o Timmy Doyle.

Draw takes place on Sunday night 24/9/2017 in St. Brigid's Sports and social centre at 10pm.