Monday, September 18, 2017

Update 18th September

Karen and Adrian Brogan, Sarah Keville and Mary Nerney were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in the Creighton's Bar. The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €1,200 for the next draw on Saturday Sept 23rd which will be held in Daly's Bar.

Well done to McGovern Directional Drilling sponsored senior team who qualified for the semi-final of the senior championship after defeating Strokestown on Saturday evening in Boyle. They now face Roscommon Gaels in the semi-final. Venue, time and date TBC.

The Cooney Motors sponsored junior team play Kilmore in the junior B championship next Saturday in Kilmore at 5:45pm
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A public meeting will be held at 8 pm in the Spool factory, Boyle on Saturday Sept 30th, for all the community of Boyle to discuss the further development of Boyle GAA club. The meeting is being independently chaired by outside facilitators. Your ideas and input will be greatly appreciated on the night. Looking forward to seeing you there. The meeting will conclude at 9:30 pm sharp.

UNDERAGE: 
The U-12 division one team drew St. Dominic's last week. The U-12 division 5 team play Kilbribe Thursday Sept 21st in the Abbey park at 6:45 pm.
The U-14 team play Roscommon Gaels Saturday Sept 23rd in Orchard park, Elphin at 2:30 pm.

LADIES FOOTBALL: 
Minor championship on 30th Sept v's St. Brigids, details tbc.  

U-14 quarter final will be on 1st Oct, details tbc.

The club have a number of tickets to sell for the annual Roscommon LGFA Draw. Proceeds go towards the cost of running the Co. teams, Underage Co. Development panels and Inter club competitions.
Tickets are €50 and cover 26 draws.  
€500 to be won every 2 wks (€350 to the winner and €150 to the selling club).

If you wish to purchase a ticket please contact any member of the committee.

Monday, September 11, 2017

Update 11th September

Terry and Fiona Mattimoe, Cathal Moran and Hannah McPadden were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in the Scanlon's Bar. The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €1,100 for the next draw on Saturday Sept 16th which will be held in Creighton's Bar.

Well done to McGovern Directional Drilling sponsored senior team who qualified for the quarter-final of the senior championship after defeating Padraig Pearses on Saturday evening in Boyle.
They will now play Strokestown in the quarter-final on Sept 16th, in Hyde park at 6pm.

Many thanks to all the Club members who worked so hard on Friday evening and Saturday morning to ensure our pitch,grounds and Clubrooms were in ship shape for the Championship matches on Saturday and Sunday.  Much appreciation also to all the members who officiated in so many  different roles on Saturday evening and  Sunday afternoon to ensure the safety and enjoyment  of everyone who attended the two games

Congratulations to Donal Smith on his ratification as under 20 manager.

GAA Development Plan for Boyle
A national initiative by GAA Croke Park to assist Clubs with their development is coming to Boyle on 30th September 2017.

A public meeting is being held in The Spool Factory at 8pm on the 30th September to discuss topics such as coaching and games development, club structures and administration, finance and fundraising, facilities and development, and communication, PR and culture.

The meeting will be facilitated by the Roscommon GAA County Development Officers, Thomas Murray and Pat Compton.

The GAA and the Executive Committee of Boyle GAA Club welcomes the people of Boyle to have 'their say about their Club and its future development.

Please come along on the 30th September. It's your club so have your say in its future!

LADIES FOOTBALL:
Intermediate ladies lost their Championship semi final to Western Gaels on a scoreline of 1-11 to 1-16. It was a very competitive game with some great football played by both sides.
Thanks to Vinnie, Tom and Damien for their commitment to the ladies team throughout the year. 
Minor championship on 30th Sept against St. Brigids, details tbc.  
U-14 quarter-final will be on 1st Oct, details tbc.

Well done to all of the girls who played on Roscommon development teams in the U15 & U13 Connaught blitz on Sunday.

Monday, September 4, 2017

Update 4th September

Congratulations to Kevin and Monica O'Connor who were jackpot winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in the Mattimoe's Bar. The jackpot was €1,800. €20 winners of the draw were Deirdre O'Connor, Neil Kennedy and Dylan Mattimoe. It will be at €1,000 for the next draw on Saturday Sept 9th which will be held in Scanlon's Bar.

The McGovern Directional Drilling Senior Team play their final Senior Championship group game against Padraig Pearses this Saturday, Sept 9th, in the Abbey Park at 6:45pm. 

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

UNDERAGE
The U-12 division 5 team had wins over Western Gaels and St. Brigid's  last week. Their next game is against Clan na nGael Wednesday evening, in Johnstown at 7pm.

The U-12 division 1 team have two games this week, Monday Sept 4th against Western Gaels in frenchpark at 7pm and Saturday Sept 9th against St. Brigid's in the Abbey Park at 12noon.
The U-13 team play Kilbride Saturday Sept 9th, in the Abbey Park at 1:30pm.

LADIES FOOTBALL
Well done to the Green Veterinary sponsored Intermediate ladies on their win over Eire Og in the Championship play off.  The are now through to the semi-final against Western Gaels in Elphin, on Saturday, Sept 9th, at 6.30pm.

U14's lost to St. Dominics in round 3 of the Championship.  Details of quarter-final TBC. 

Thanks to all who supported our Church gate collection this weekend.

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

Monday, August 28, 2017

Update 28th August

Marion McGovern, Enda Madden and Michelle Reynolds were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in the Wynne's Bar. The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €1,800 for the next draw on Saturday Sept 2nd which will be held in Mattimoe's Bar.

Well done to McGovern Directional Drilling Senior Team on their Senior Championship win over St Faithleachs at the weekend. They remain in contention for the knock out stages and face Padraig Pearses in Abbey Park in the final group game on Saturday 9 September.

Best wishes to clubman Karl Keenan and wife-to-be Eadion who are getting wedding this week.

LADIES FOOTBALL:
Intermediate ladies play Eire Og in the Championship play off on Sat 2nd Sept, details tbc.


U14s lost to a very strong Clann na nGael team in rd 2 of the Championship. Next match is against St. Dominics on Sunday 3rd Sept, at 6pm.

Monday, August 21, 2017

Update 21st August

Michael and Sabrina Kearns, Christy Wynne and Mark Tracey were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in the Kate Lavin's. The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €1,700 for the next draw on Saturday Aug 26th which will be held in Wynne's Bar.

Well done to McGovern Directional Drilling sponsored seniors on their senior championship win over St. Brigid's last Saturday. (See match report). They now play St. Faithleach's in their next group game this Saturday Aug 26th, in Kilglass at  5:30pm.

Congratulations to senior team captain  Roch Hanmore and his wife Lorna on the birth of their baby son, Bobby.

Well done to all our players who received their Leaving Cert results during the week.

UNDERAGE:
The U-16 were defeated by St. Dominics last week. They play Clan na Gael Tuesday evening August 22nd, in the Abbey Park at 7:30pm. Well done to the U-12's who defeated Clan na Gael last week. Their next game is against Roscommon Gaels Saturday August 26th, in the Abbey Park at 12noon. The U-14's play Roscommon Gaels this evening in the Abbey Park at 7:30pm.

LADIES FOOTBALL:
Well done to the Minors on their win in the second round of the Championship. They play St.Brigids on Thursday August 24th, at 7pm in the Abbey Park. 
U14s are away to Clann na nGael in the Championship on Sunday 27th at 6pm.

Intermediate Ladies play off against Eire Og is on 2nd Sept venue and time tbc. 

Monday, August 14, 2017

Update 14th August

Owen Garvin, Maeve McDonell and Conor Tivnan were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in the Patrick's Well. The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €1,600 for the next draw on Saturday Aug 19th which will be held in the Kate Lavin's.
Well done to the McGovern Directional Drilling sponsored senior team who have completed the league stages of the O'Gara Cup unbeaten. As a result they will play Division 1 League football in 2018.

They will be out again next Saturday evening, August 19th, when they play St. Brigid's in the senior championship in Castlerea at 5:30pm.

UNDERAGE:
The U-14's play St. Ciaran's on Thursday August 17th, at 7:30pm in Fuerty. The U-16's play Clan na nGael on Sunday August 20th, at 12noon in Johnstown.

LADIES FOOTBALL:
Well done to the Minors on their win in the first round of the Championship. They play Kilbride on Thurs at 7.30pm in the Abbey Park. 

Congratulations to Shannon Gaels on winning the Sean Daly Memorial Cup final. It was a very competitive match with great football played by both teams. Thanks to Paddy and Monica Daly & family for presenting the cup.Thanks to the teams who took part and to all who were involved in hosting the competition. A special word of thanks to Aileen Daly for her assistance and to Tony Murphy for taking photos at the final.

Best of luck to all players who are representing Roscommon in the National Community Games Final next weekend.

Monday, August 7, 2017

Update 7th August

Maeve and Terry Rooney, Tommy Egan and John Mitchell were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in the Clarke's Bar. The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €1,500 for the next draw on Saturday Aug 12th which will be held in the Patrick's Well.

Best wishes to Cian, Enda and Donie today in Croke Park where they take on Mayo in the All Ireland quarter-final replay.

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

UNDERAGE:
Results:  Division 3 Minor Championship Kilglass\St Barrys 2:10 Boyle 3:15.
The division 1 U-14 play Padraig Pearses in championship on Saturday 12th, at 7:00 pm in Woodmount. The division 1 U-16 play St. Dominic's on Sunday 13th, at 12:00 in Knockcrockery

LADIES FOOTBALL: Minor Ladies play their first Championship V's St.Marys in Tulsk on  Thursday at 7pm.
Thanks to everyone who helped with hosting the Leitrim V's Longford Ladies Intermediate game.

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