Minor Notes June 23rd 2013

posted Jun 23, 2013, 3:51 AM by Richard Canny   [ updated Jun 23, 2013, 4:20 AM by Naomh Brid ]
St Brigid’s heading to Féile Peile na nÓg

The 2013 St Brigid’s Féile Squad and mentors. Back Row: Liam Martin, John O’Rourke, Kenny 
Noonan, Eoin Minagh, Brian Derwin, Daniel Sugrue, Niall Murray, Donncha Gately, Liam 
Martin, Cathal O’Grady, Ciarán  Sugrue, Mark Haran, James Martin, Michael McBrearty, 
James Campbell. Middle Row: Billy McDonnell, Eoin Egan, Ronan Campbell, John Leonard, 
Cian McBrearty(capt.), Adam Murtagh, Ian O’Rourke, Gary Daly, Tom O’Carroll, Cian 
Daly. Front Row: Seamus Smith, Keelan O’Connor, Rory Smith, Cathal Sweeney, Tommy 
Glynn, Jack Gartland, Paul McGrath, Matthew Corcoran, Pearse Frost. Sponsors: 
Eamon O’Rourke Fireplaces and Stoves and Papa John’s Pizza. Pic: B-Scope Studies
*Larger images of the squad and sponsors can be accessed at:

St Brigid’s U-14s are representing County Roscommon at Féile Peile na nÓg 2013, which is being staged in Derry this weekend, June 28th-30th. The squad, mentors and their families will be hosted by the Glen Swilly GAA club, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal. A media night for the squad and sponsors took place at the St Brigid’s clubhouse last Tuesday evening, June 15th, 2013. The club extends a big thank you to sponsors Eamon O’Rourke Fireplaces and Stoves and Papa John’s Pizza, along with everyone involved in the successful fundraising initiative for the squad. On Saturday last, the team had a good work-out against St Lomans last Saturday morning in Kiltoom ahead of the trip to Féile. St Lomans will also be travelling to Féile as Westmeath champions.

U-12s: The U-12s had another busy week last week, starting first with the final game in the Easyfix tournament away to Tuam. The boys finished out on top in both matches on respective scorelines of 4-15 to 2-9 and 5-12 to 3-4. The U-12 squad has now qualified for the Easyfix ‘B’ final, scheduled to take place away to St Gabriels next Saturday, June 29th in Kilconnell. It was also a busy weekend in the Spring League where three U-12 teams lined out on Saturday in separate venues and recorded wins against St Ciarans, Kilbride and Clann na nGael respectively. The final scores are as follows: St Brigid’s 2-15, St Ciarans 1-9; St Brigid’s 6-9, Kilbride 5-7; St Brigid’s 5-15, Clann na nGael 0-9. 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: Games are currently being organised for the U-10s and players will be notified in due course. The U-10s will also feature in a County-wide Blitz which takes place at Hyde Park on Saturday next, June 29th. Players will be informed of full details during the week.

U-8s: The U-8s took part in another Football ‘Go Games’ U blitz , which took place last Saturday in Kiltoom. Two St Brigid’s teams took part with each team having matches against Clann na nGael, St Ciarans and St. Domnics. It was obvious to the large crowd in attendance that the lads are growing in confidence on the ball over the last three blitzes and it is great to see the lads trying to emulate their heroes at every opportunity. There were some Frankie Dolan standard passes made and great surging Ronan Stack-type runs carried out,Training continues on Wednesday night at 7pm and an intense session awaits due to the upcoming County blitz in two weeks time , details of which will be released through the managers. Team: Adam Feeley, Darragh Mc Grath, Jack Kinahan, Keelan Casey, Roan Trundle, Donnchadh O’ Reilly, Niall Daly, Charlie O’Carroll, Bryan Mc Dermott, Cillian Curley, Jimmy Carney, Ewan Joyce, Brendan Murphy, Luke Sylvester, Niall Derwin, Thomas Muldoon, Cormac Meeley, Jamie Fox, Robert Keenan, Noah Heavey, Sean Minnock.

Kelloggs GAA Cúl Camps: The Official GAA Summer Camp for girls and boys, aged between six and thirteen, will take place in St Brigid’s from July 8th-12th. To book, you can contact Kieran Kilkenny on 087-9093149 or online. Full details are on the official GAA website and the Roscommon GAA website.