Monday, February 20, 2017

Update 20th February

Lorcan Egan and Tom Browne were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in Scanlon's Bar. The house prize was won by Teresa Keane. The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €2,700 for the next draw on Saturday March 4th which will be held in Clarke's Bar, with Team B in charge. 

Well done to the McGovern Direction Drilling sponsored Seniors on their 4-15 0-09 win over Eire Og in the first round of O'Gara Cup Division 2 league.

The Cooney Motors/Centra sponsored Junior team commence their league campaign when they host Tulsk in the Abbey Park this Sunday February 26th at 2pm.

The u16 Division 1 team lost to St Brigids 1:2 to 10:27 on Sunday last. Fixtures:  Sun 26th U16 Division 1 v Roscommon Gaels Abbey Park. 

An important meeting for underage coaches will be held on Wednesday Feb 22nd at 9:15pm in the clubhouse.

The Club is in the process of organising a day trip to Dublin for former players and supporters. The bus trip will take place on Friday 7th April. The main item on the tour will be a visit to the Croke Park Museum. Other attractions in Dublin are also being explored. This will be a wonderful opportunity to renew  acquaintances. We are anxious to hear from all who would like to travel. Further information can be obtained from Barry Lowe at 086 854 5492 or Martin Dolan at 086 241 3529.

Sympathy of the club to the Murray family on their recent bereavement.

Monday, February 13, 2017

Update 13th February

Noel Daly and Kenny Graham were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in Dodd's Bar. The house prize was won by Margaret Mulligan. The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €2,600 for the next draw on Saturday February 18th which will be held in Whistler's Bar, with Team A in charge. 

The Senior Men's players would wholeheartedly like to thank Kelly's Londis, Cooney Motors, Corrib Oil and Boyle Motor Works for being so accommodating in allowing the players to fundraise on Saturday. Each business went above and beyond in hosting all the players on a bitterly cold day. We also wish to thank all those who purchased tickets on Saturday as the players continue their quest of raising funds to repair the club gym.

The McGovern Directional Drilling sponsored Senior team commence their league campaign when they host Eire Og in the Abbey Park next Sunday 19th February, at 2pm. All support welcome.

Well done to the Minors who defeated Kilglass/St. Barry's in the first round of the league on Sunday last.

The Nursery programme will recommence on 13th Feb at 6pm in the Sports Complex.
A well attended coaching presentation with Cathal Cregg – Head of Strength & Conditioning with the Connacht Centre of Excellence was held last Monday evening in St. Joseph’s National School.  The club would like to thank Mr Clifford for use of the Schools’s facilities, Maura Casey for all her help on the evening, the underage players who helped with the presentation, the coaches who attended and off Course Cathal Cregg for his excellent presentation.

LADIES FOOTBALL: 

Boyle Ladies GAA Registration will take place in the GAA Clubhouse on Wednesday 15th February from 7.00-8.00pm. This registration is for all girls from U8 (aged 6 years and older as of the 1st January 2017) to Minor.

Ladies Intermediate team lost narrowly to St. Dominics in the first League game of the season.

Monday, February 6, 2017

Update 6th February

Noel Daly and Kenny Graham were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in Dodd's Bar. The house prize was won by Margaret Mulligan. The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €2,600 for the next draw on Saturday February 18th which will be held in Whistler's Bar, with Team A in charge. 

Blood Donation Clinic in St Joseph’s Hall next Wednesday evening February 8th 2017 -  4.30pm to 8.30pm. The Blood Transfusion Service would sincerely appreciate any contribution our members can make to this Clinic by becoming a blood donor.

To ensure that the Club Room is not double booked for Meetings of our various groups, it is recommended  that before a meeting is confirmed to the members, that contact is made with the Club Secretary Mary Clifford at 086 816 4541 to ensure that your preferred time and date is available.

Sympathy of the club to the McLoughlin and Brennan families and Sweeney family on their recent bereavement.

Congratulations to Boyle Cetlic on their fantastic win over VEC FC of Dublin in the last 16 of the FAI Junior Cup.


LADIES FOOTBALL:
Boyle Ladies GAA Registration will take place in the GAA Clubhouse on Wednesday 8th February from 7.00-8.00pm. This registration is for all girls from U8 (aged 6 years and older as of the 1st January 2017) to Minor. 

The Nursery programme will recommence on 13th Feb @ 6pm in the Complex. 

Monday, January 30, 2017

Update 30th January

Boyle GAA Club are delighted to announce the appointment of Tom Morley to the position of senior team manager. Tom comes highly recommended and has managed Ballyhaunis and Tubbercurry in recent seasons. We wish him and his selectors all the best for the season ahead.

Des McLoughlin and Joe Noone were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in the Moylurg Bar. The house prize was won by Sandra Kelly. The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €2,500 for the next draw on Saturday February 4th which will be held in Dodd's Bar, with Team E in charge. 

There will be a club executive meeting this Thursday February 2nd in the club room, at 8:30pm.

Thank you to all that helped with the challenge game against Geevagh over the weekend. 

REGISTRATION FOR 2017
Wednesday February 1st in the club rooms, Under 12 Boys at 7:00 pm, Under 14 Boys at 7:00 pm and Minor Boys at 8:15pm.
Please note, that all players, managers and mentors must be registered for insurance purposes.
The cost of registration is again set at €50 for 2017 and all registration fees collected are remitted to Co Board in affiliation fees.
There will also be an opportunity on the night to join our lotto.

LADIES FOOTBALL:
Thanks to our sponsors and to all who attended the medal presentation evening for the U12 and U14 teams, both 2016 Division 1B Champions. A special word of thanks to guests Donie and Enda Smith.

Best wishes to Abbey Community College with their musical production Back to the 80's this week. 


Sympathy of the club to the Sweeney family Brislagh on their recent bereavement.  

Monday, January 16, 2017

Update 16th January

John and Olive Filan and Seamus Nugent were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in Daly's Bar. The house prize was won by Killian Cox. The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €2,400 for the next draw on Friday January 21st which will be held in the Moylurg Bar, with Team D in charge. 

Well done to Donie Smith and Roscommon who defeated NUIG in FBD League on Sunday last. 
Commiserations to Cian McKeon and the Roscommon U-21's who were defeated by Longford in the Hastings Cup over the weekend.

Monday, January 9, 2017

Update 9th January

Martin Shannon and Keith Conroy were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in Creighton's Bar. The house prize was won by John Cryan. The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €2,300 for the next draw on Friday January 14th which will be held in Daly's Bar, with Team C in charge. 

The club wish to extend best wishes to all people who have and plan to move abroad in 2016/2017.

Well done to Enda and Donie Smith who were apart of the Roscommon team that defeated IT Sligo in the FBD league in the Abbey Park on Sunday last.

The club wish to thank all personal for their Trojan work in the preparation and running of Roscommon game. 


The club wish to extend sympathies to the Duggan Family, Castlerea and the Clifford family, Boyle on their recent bereavements.

Monday, January 2, 2017

Udate 2nd January 2017

Boyle GAA Club are delighted to be hosting the 1st round of the FBD league between Roscommon and IT Sligo in the Abbey Park, January 8th 2017, at 2pm.

The annual Christmas quiz took place on Wednesday December 28th and the winners were: 1st place: the Smith team; 2nd: the Young/O'Connor team and 3rd the O'Donnell/Feely team.

Also on the night presentations were made to the following:
U-20 player of the year: Cian McKeon
Junior player of the year: Ben Kerins
Senior player of the year: Darren O'Connor
Ladies player of the year: Suzie Keenahan
 Club person of the year: Jan Flanagan
 Hall of fame: Mike Smith jnr


The club would like to thank everyone who supported the quiz on the night and to Tony Conboy(Quizmaster) and Keith Conroy on sound.