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St. Brigid's GAA Club Notes 10th May 2015

posted May 18, 2015, 2:31 AM by Naomh Brid   [ updated May 18, 2015, 2:37 AM ]

Hodson Bay Hotel Group Junior A Championship (Round 1) 

St. Brigid's 3-12, St. Dominic's 0-5.

The Snug sponsored junior team had a comprehensive win over our neighbour's St. Dominic's on Saturday evening last in Ballyforan. 

Team: P. Martin, B. Dolan, K. Noonan, A. Daly, I. Monaghan 1-0, M. Daly 0-1, D. O'Connor, E. Cunnane, C. Murray, J. Grehan, M. Grehan, C. McDonnell 1-1, J. McDonnell 0-2, C. Gleeson 0-2, J. Cunniffe 0-4.

Subs: A. McHugh, G. Aherne, K. Dolan, K. Quinn 1-0, C. Quinn 0-2. 

Senior Ladies League

St. Brigid's 1-8, Western Gaels 2-10. 

Our senior ladies played Western Gaels in the last game of the league on Sunday last in Kiltoom. Despite going in at half time a point up, Western Gaels proved too strong for us in the second half. 

Team: K. O'Brien, E. Kelly, F. Gavin, C. O'Malley, K. Glavin, S. Byrne, E. Morris, M. Walsh, C. Grehan 0-1, R. Callaghan, S. Finnerty 0-3, S. Gonley, A. Kelly 0-1, A. O'Brien 1-3, O. Donnelly.

Subs: K. O'Boyle, O. McGrane, E. Menton. 

Defibrillator and First Aid Training

*****Final Call******

We are looking at organising a refresher course in defibrillator training and a First Aid course for those involved with teams in the club. If you would be interested in doing this training please send your details to 087-7438649.

 Club Shop 

The club shop will be open on Friday night from 8-9pm.


Club Walking Group meet Monday to Friday 8pm at the walking track. New members welcome, for more information contact Marie 0872389947.


JACKPOT THIS WEEK €6,800.  Numbers Drawn 4/9/19/21.  No Jackpot Winner. 10 Match Three Winners, each receives €20:

 Frank Kelleher, Ballygar, Co. Galway

HBC, C/O Ger Walsh

Pat McCarthy, C/O Noel Grehan

Mattie Kelly, Brideswell, Athlone

Mary Martin, C/O Barry Donnelly

John Connolly, Bogginfinn, Athlone

Gerry Byrne, Cloontuskert, Roscommon

Colm Mee, Lisflynn, Curraghboy

Sean Arthur, Barrymore, Kiltoom

Kevin Grealy, C/O Athlone Golf Club


U-10 :

season commenced for 2015 in mid-February with indoor training with these sessions being well attended. We moved outdoors at the end of March where attendance has continued to be good with lads enjoying and improving each week.

We played our first challenge game of the year in Tubber GAA Club on Wednesday 6th of May.  We fielded two on the evening and both performed very well.
Our first Go Games Blitz was held in Padraig Pearses GAA Club on Saturday 9th of May. Once again two teams took to the field with five games in total against St Dominic’s, Padraig Pearses and Clan Na Gael. The lads were very competitive throughout and all can be very proud of their excellent performance on the day

Under 16 Division 1 Championship

St. Brigid's 6-13 Oran 4-3

The under 16’s boys had a great start to the championship beating Oran 6-13 to 4-3.

Team: S. Smith, K. Connor, C. McBrearty, G. Daly, M. Haran, B. McDonnell, T. Glynn, N. Murray, E. Minagh, I. O'Rourke, E. Egan, D. Gately, T. O’Carroll, B. Derwin, P. Frost

Subs: R. Smith, O. Reilly, C. Sugrue, C. O'Grady, L. Martin, J. Leonard

U14 Division 1&4 League

Both our division 1 and division four teams recorded comprehensive victories over Boyle on Thursday evening last in Kiltoom. 



U-12 teams had a busy week with two championship matches in Division 3 and one in Division 1.

Division 3 
St Brigids 3-2.  St Faithleachs 1-3 
H Martin , E Harmon, E Gallagher, E Donnelly, J Hughes, D O Ruairc, L o Donovan, R Lennon, N canny, H Lennon, S O’Rourke, S Moran, M McDonnell, S Loftus 2-1, K Gallagher 1-1 
Subs used : J Hennelly, S Dolan, C McNamara 

Division 3 
St Brigids 2-5.  St Ciarans 4-5 
J Hughes, E Gallagher, E Donnelly, McDonnell , D O’Ruairc, J Hennelly, R Lennon, N canny, S Moran, S Loftus, H Lennon, S O’Rourke, F Loftus, C Fallon, L O’Donovan  
Subs: A Lennon  

Division 1 
St Brigids 4-5   Kilbride 3-10 
Team: N Heneghan, K Murray, A Shortall, A McGrath, A Gallagher, A Curran 0-2,  A Murray 2-1,  H McGrane, K Hamrock, E Callaghan 1-2, G Loftus 1-0
Subs : S Downey , D O’Ruairc, S O’Rourke, E Donnelly, S Loftus , L O’Donovan , N Canny 

We have a busy week ahead in community games , both our u12 and u14 girls teams take part in the first round of the competition, Best wishes to all the players and management teams involved,

U-12 Girls 
Drum/ Clonown  v Kiltoom / Cam 
on Thursday 7pm in Johnstown  

U-14 Girls 
Kilbride v Kiltoom/ Cam 
on Thursday at 7.30 pm in Kilbride  

Finally, best wishes to our girls Emma Curran and Kate Nolan who are part of the U-14 Roscommon Squad who take on Mayo this weekend in the U-14 Connacht final.