Monday, February 18, 2008

News 18 - 02 - 08

Club Draw
The Bornacoola GAA club draws for both January and February took place on last Saturday night in The Copper Still Dromod; Music was by Maureen O’Dowd. Winners were as follows; €100 each Ann Marie Boyle, Clooncarne and Seamus Mallon, Dromod, €20 each Paul Fox c/o Philip Howard, Joe Devine, Ballygeeher, Claire Mullen, Co. Tyrone, Sean McGuinness, Clooncarne. Deidre McKeon, Liscloonadea, Damian McGowan, Cloonturk, Ann Marie Mallon, Dromod, Charlie Notley, Dublin, James McKeon, Liscloonadea, Emma Moffatt, Grace Park, there was also a meal voucher presented by the Copper Still which was won by Sean McGowan. Thanks to coordinator Kevin Mallon and all who helped out on the night and also to all the ticket sellers who again this year put in a great effort to make the draw better than ever and thanks again to all who came out on Saturday night for the draw. Next months draw is in Peter Reynolds Bar Rooskey on March 30th.

The first semi-final of Scór takes place on 29 February in the Community Centre

Best Wishes
Best wishes to Aiden Reilly who suffered a bad injury during the week. We hope to see him back on the field before too long.

U 16 League
The U 16 league starts on March 9th when we play St Caillins at home. The group we are in also includes Gortletteragh, Aughavas, Glenfarne/Kiltyclogher, Aughnasheelin and Cloone. Training under Shane Reynolds and Gerry Gearty takes place every Tuesday and Thursday.

Minor League
Our minor game against Ballinamore was cancelled on last Sunday morning due to fog. Our next minor game is against neighbours Annaduff on Sunday at 12 noon in Annaduff. Next training is on Tuesday night at 8pm.

Golf Classic
The Club will be running a Golf Classic again this year. It will take place in Carrick-on-Shannon golf club on Saturday 24th May

Bornacoola GAA Social
The club will be holding a presentation function in Flynn’s Shannon Key West Hotel, Rooskey on Saturday night 1st March 2008. The winning Minor teams from 2006 and 2007 will be presented with their medals on the night and as always the night will also see the presentation of the Players of the Year Awards for the Men’s senior, intermediate and junior teams, the Ladies team and also the club person of the year. This year’s event is a little less formal than in the past and a buffet will be served at 10pm with music on the night by the Dance King’s. Tickets priced at €20 are currently available from Tom Moran, Peter Hanley and Michael Mc Gowan.

Membership of the club for 2008 is currently available from Shane Reynolds or Pat Farrell priced at €30 for playing membership and €10 for non-playing membership. All players who intend to play for the club in 2008 (Ladies and Men) must have their membership paid-up before they can play.

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