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Club Notes 28th April 13

posted Apr 29, 2013, 8:44 AM by Aine Martin   [ updated Apr 29, 2013, 8:44 AM by Naomh Brid ]

St. Brigid's GAA Club Notes 28th April


Medal presentation night


The club will host a medal presentation night for our Junior B and Senior Ladies teams as well as presenting O'Rourke Cup medals to the senior panel on Sunday 2nd June in the clubhouse. There will be food served on the night as well as music following the medal presentation. 


County Board Draw


Tickets are now on sale for Roscommon GAA's Annual Draw. With a prize fund of €50,000, there are 20 great prizes to be won, first prize is €35,000. Tickets are €100 and can be purchased from any club executive member. Please support. 


All Ireland Final DVD 


A DVD of the All Ireland Final with Willie Hegarty's commentary, highlights of the build up to the game and the homecoming is available in all local shops, pubs and the club for €25.  


Club Website 


The web address for the club website has changed in order to access our new look website please log on to or

Also if anyone is interested in helping to maintain the website or report on matches etc please contact 0870673985.   


Senior League


St. Brigid's 1-18, Kilbride 0-9.


Our senior team continued their winning streak this weekend with another victory over Kilbride at home on Sunday. 


Team: S. Curran, R. Stack, G. Aherne 0-1, J. Murray, G. Cunniffe 0-2, P. Dominican, N. McInerney, G. Dolan, D. Donnelly 0-1, Conor McHugh 0-1, D. Dolan 0-2, E. Egan 0-1, C. Sheehy 0-3, S. Kilbride 1-6, R. Blaine. 

Subs: A. McInerney 0-1, David O'Connor, A. Gleeson. 


Junior A League


St. Brigid's 1-11, Ballinameen 2-15.


The Junior A's lost out to Ballinameen in an away game on Saturday evening last. 


Team: N. McDonnell, K. Grehan, E. Menton, J. Nestor, K. O'Donnell, J. Grehan, K. Monaghan, E. Mannion, S. Fuery, C. McDonnell, C. Dunning, A. Glesson, D. Cunniffe, K. Kilkenny, K. Quinn. 

Subs: I. Monaghan, K. Dolan, A. McHugh, B. Hynes. 


Intermediate League 


St. Brigid's 0-6, St. Michaels 1-10


The intermediates lost out to Michaels in a home game on Friday evening last.


Team: P. Martin, K. Dolan, R. Dwyer, J. Murray, E. Menton, E. Mannion, I. Monaghan, G. Aherne, M. Daly 0-1, A. Gleeson, B. Dolan, J. Grehan, G. Dunning 0-1, A. McInerney, J. Cunniffe 0-3. 

Subs: E. Egan 0-1, C. McDonnell, D. Cunniffe.


St Brigid’s Ladies Report wk. ending 26/04/2013 



U.12 Girls

St. Brigid’s vs. Michael Glaveys Wednesday 1st May at 7pm in Kiltoom 



Senior Ladies' League

St. Brigid's 4-16, Clann Na nGael 1-5.

St. Brigid’s defeated near neighbours Clann Na nGael on Sunday last 21/04/2013 in Kiltoom


Sarah Byrne, Eimear Kelly, Michelle Walsh, Niamh Sweeney, Joeanne Martin, Christine O’Malley, Karen O’Boyle, Claire Grehan, Sinead Taylor, Aine O'Brien, Aoife Cunnigham, Nicole Nestor, Laura Cunniffe, Aine Kelly, Laura Harrision.

U16 girls

St. Brigid’s U16 Girls team defeated by St. Faithleachs in the county semi-final last Sunday21/04/2013.  Final score 6-4 to 2-4.

Hannah Daly, Aisling Loftus, Rachael Slattery, Aoife Coyle, Sinead Gonley, Alaine Morris , Niamh Duignan, Shauna Francis, Rebecca Whyte, Rian Callaghan, Maeve Coyle, Aisling Gordon, Rebecca Byrne, Orla Donnelly, Megan Cummins, Rachael Martin 


Special mention of thanks to the management team of Grace, Laura & Patsy for all their hard work 


U12 girls

St Brigid’s U12 girls defeated St. Ciaran’s in the U 12 championship in Kiltoom 17/04/2013

St Brigid’s (3-8) to St. Ciaran’s (1-0)

The u 12 girls’ team had a great victory in the u 12 championship, against St. Ciaran’s. A great performance put in from all girls number 1 to 21, with every some great football for the start of the year.

Kate Nolan (1-0), Juliette McGrane (0-2), Niamh Donnelly(1-3), Amy Fallon (1-2), Rebecca Collins.(0-1 ), Andrea Whyte, Sarah Butler, Aoibhe Lennon, Katie and Jodie Shorthall, Emma Curran , Lia Harte, Rebecca Dolan, Kelsey Daly, Katie Glynn, Holly Martin, Emma Gleeson, Sarah Dolan, Anna O'Donovan, Ciara Lennon, Lauren Gallagher , 


St Brigid’s U12 girls defeated Oran in the U 12 championship in Kiltoom 24/04/2013

St. Brigids (2-18) to Oran (1pt)

Well done to the u 12 girls’ team on yet another fantastic victory in the u 12 championship, against Oran A great performances put in from all girls number 1 to 19, with every footballing skill on display and executed to perfection. We were delighted to have a large turnout of girls, and parents to support and cheer on the girls. 


Kate Nolan, Juliette McGrane (2pts), Andrea White (1-9), Aoibhe Lennon, Katie Shorthall (1-0 ) Jodie Shorthall, Emma Curran, Rebecca Dolan, Niamh Donnelly(2pts), Katie Glynn, Amy Fallon (2pts), Holly Martin, Irene Finnerty (1pt), Emma Glesson(1pt), Sarah Dolan, Rebecca Collins (1pt), Anna O Donovan , Ciara Lennon ,Lauren Gallagher  



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. Training schedules or further information on St.Brigid’s Ladies GAA contact 086 0876933.

Training for Senior and Minor Ladies continues on Wednesday evenings and Friday evenings at 8.00 at pitch. Training for U 12 and U 14 girls continues on Tuesday evening at 7:00 at pitch. Training for U8s & U10s continues on Wednesday evening at 7:00 at pitch.


Best of Luck

Best of luck to Kieran, Aine, Jennifer & Cliodhna and all the Roscommon Senior Ladies and Management in the upcoming League Final against Offaly in Limerick on Saturday 4th May.

All other outstanding registration must be paid as soon as possible. 


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. We hope to set this up in Mid-May depending on interest.  All welcome.  If you are interested please email to express your interest.



The St. Brigid’s nursery programme, aimed at children aged between 4 and 6 years, continues on Saturday mornings from 11am to 12pm. In a fun environment, the nursery gives boys and girls a basic foundation in the core skills of Gaelic football. The nursery welcomes new faces every week and for more details, contact Kieran on 087-9093149 or


St. Brigid’s GAA Club Lotto   


Jackpot this week €8,200, last week’s results, numbers drawn 14/18/26/29.  No Jackpot Winner.  1 Match Three Winner receives €200;


Ann O’Malley, Brideswell, Athlone 


Draw takes place on Sunday night 05/05/2013 in St. Brigid’s Sports and Social Centre at 11pm. 





Minors: The minor team played out an entertaining draw away to St. Croans in the league last week. Final Score: St. Brigids 1-11, St Croans 2-8. Scorers: Conor Gleeson (0-6), Conor Quinn (1-1), J. McDonnell (0-2), Brian Stack (0-1) and Alan Daly (0-1). The next league game is scheduled for May 7th against Boyle.

U-16s: The U-16s’ next outing is in the championship at home to St Ciarans on Sunday next, May 5th at 11.30 am.


U-14s Féile: The U-14 squad will be doing battle with the winners of the other Féile semi-final between Clann na nGael and Oran, which was played on Sunday evening. Check results section. The winners of the County Féile final will have the honour of representing Roscommon in Féile this summer. Players will be notified of date, time and venue of the final once finalised. In the league last Thursday evening, the U-14s were missing a number of players and lost out to Castlerea St Kevins on a score line of 3-8 to 0-6. Squad v Castlerea: L. Martin, K. Connor, E. Minagh, P. McGrath, P. Frost, T. Glynn, A. Murtagh, C. McBrearty, B. McDonnell, J. Leonard, C. Sugrue, R. Smith, T. O'Carroll, I. O'Rourke, M. Corcoran. Subs: T. Brosnan, R. Campbell, C. Daly, G. Daly, J. Gartland, M. Haran, C. O'Grady, C. Sweeney.


U-12s: The U-12 squad has a busy weekend on home turf, facing Galway sides Annaghdown and Corofin in the Easyfix tournament on Saturday and Sunday respectively. Following their opening victory in this tournament against Monivea on April 9th, it was mixed fortunes this time with a win and loss recorded. Against Annaghdown, St Brigid’s registered a solid victory with an aggregate score of 2-17 to 3-5 while against Corofin, the squad lost out narrowly by five points on an aggregate score line of 9-10 to 7-11. Well done to all the lads. U-12 squad: Robbie Dolan, Ciaran Quinn, Eoghan Derwin, Cormac Canny, Luke Grislean, Shane Cunnane, Ruairdhí Fallon, Faolán Kennedy, Darragh Murray, Daniel McDermott, Liam Egan, Evan Gallagher, Shane Kelly, Adam Samuels, Ben O’Carroll, Adam Lennon, Brian Monaghan, Jack Scouler, Seán Trundle, Shane Keenan, Luke O’Rourke, Fergus O’Sullivan, Ultan O’Rourke, Cian Lawless, James Flanagan, Ben Moran, Diarmuid Glynn, Daniel Butler, Michael Butler, Shane Finnerty, Darren Lee, Karl Colgan, Luke Martin, Eoin McGrath, Fergal Cunniffe, Jack Martin, Gavin Daly, Fergus O’Sullivan, Eoghan O’Sullivan, Leo Fenlon.


U-10s: The U-10 squad are scheduled to play their first match of the season next Thursday evening, May 2nd, when they take on Athlone. Players will be notified of full details by their coaches. On account of this game, there will be no training taking place this Wednesday.


U-8s: Training: Training continues for all grades from U-8s to Minor. Players will be notified of any changes to normal training times.