Minor Notes September 22nd 2013

posted Sep 23, 2013, 3:49 PM by Richard Canny   [ updated Sep 23, 2013, 3:55 PM by Naomh Brid ]
Pictured is the Millmount Maintenance Services sponsored U-12 squad which won the Gaeltacht Football tournament in Rathcairn, County Meath, on Saturday last. (Click on image for larger view). On the right is captain Eoghan Derwin receiving the winning cup.

U-12s: In their first attempt, the Millmount Maintenance Services sponsored U-12 squad won the Gaeltacht Football tournament in Rathcairn, County Meath on Saturday last. Their achievement followed three convincing wins over host club Clann na nGael, the Downes and Dunderry. Over the three games, the squad racked up large scores while conceding just a total of four points. Well done to the management and especially the players for outstanding performances in all three games. (See photographs on club website). There are matches scheduled this week in the Summer Football League. Players will ne notified of details during the week.

U-21s: The U-21 team are scheduled to play St Croans in the Dermot Hughes Cars Division 1 U21 Football Championship on Friday next, September 27th, in Kiltoom at 8.30pm.

U-16s: The Derek Duggan Travel sponsored U-16s have qualified for the Division 1 championship final following a comprehensive victory over Kilmore/Shannon Gaels on Saturday last. Final scoreline:  9-27 to 0-6. Team and scorers: Cormac McDonnell, Shane Furey, Dylan Kelly, Darren Carroll, Jimmy Carroll, Ciaran Walsh (0-2), Gavin Byrne (0-3), George O'Hara (1-2), Conor Murray (2-2),Paul Daly (1-0), Brian Stack (0-2), Ryan Jinks (3-2), Keelan Brennan (0-1), Luke Carty (0-3), Brian Derwin (0-7). Subs used. Donnacha Gately(0-2), Ross Nestor (1-0), Eddie Nolan, Damon Daly, Colin Daly (1-1). Unused subs. Niall Murray Eoin Minagh, Eoin Egan, Brian Daly, Cian McBrearty. Injured players: Fiachra Lennon, Jack McDonnell, Senan McBrearty.

U-10s: Having missed out on the ‘A’ final of the Clann na nGael tournament by a point, the Sheraton Hotel sponsored U-10s contested and won the ‘B’ final with victories over a gallant Padraig Pearses squad in Johnstown on Wednesday last. In two hugely exciting games, St Brigid’s prevailed on an aggregate score off just a single point. Well done to the management and particularly the players who showed great character in both games. The squad will participate in another Go Games Blitz on Saturday next in Padraig Pearses. Players will be notified of the full details during the week.

U-8s: The O’Rourke Fireplace sponsored U-8s participated in another enjoyable Go Games Blitz on Saturday last in Lisnamult, Roscommon. St Brigid's fielded three teams who peformed very well on the day.