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Club News Letter - 12 June 2017

posted 12 Jun 2017, 17:05 by ballymacnab armagh

BALLYMACNAB ROUND TOWERS GFC Newsletter – 12/06/17

 

SENIOR

Our Senior lost 0-10 to 1-10 away to Whitecross last Friday. Next game – Sunday 18 June Annaghmore (Away), throw in @2pm

 

RESERVES

The Reserves maintained their unbeaten run with a 1-17 to 0-08 win at home to Dromintee. They face Granemore at Home on Wednesday @8pm. The Draw for the Quarter Finals of the Championship was made last week and we shall face Pearse Og (away) on Wednesday 21 June.

 

UNDER 18

The Under 18s returned to League action tonight, after the exam break, with thrilling away win over Naomh Eoin on a scoreline of 2-23 3-15. Next game Sunday 18th v Madden in Ballymacnab @ 630pm

 

UNDER 16

The Under 16s return to League action, after the exam break, with a tie against Killeavy in Newtown @ 730pm

 

UNDER 14

The Under 14s travel to Whitecross on Tuesday for a League tie against Loughgilly Gaels @715pm.

 

UNDER 12.5

The Under 12.5s had a win over An Port Mor at the weekend. They face Granemore on Wednesday at Home @630pm

 

UNDER 10

The Under 10s played Clady at the weekend. They have a game away to O’Hanlons on Wednesday night @7pm. Training on Sunday @10am

 

UNDER 8

The Under 8s played Clady at the weekend. Training on Sunday @10am

 

UNDER 6

The Under 6s played Clady at the weekend. Training on Sunday @10am

 

SUMMER CAMP

The Annual Summer Camp will be held on 21-23 August. The Camp is for boys and girls from P3 (September 17) to current Under 16 players. The cost of the camp is £20 per child, £15 2nd/3rd child etc up to a max of £50 per family. Registration forms available via the Website or Team Coaches. Please return forms to underage coaches, no later than 31 July.http://www.ballymacnab.armagh.gaa.ie/home/downloads-and-videos

 

FIXTURES

Tues 13 June

U14 League

Loughgilly Gaels

v

Brian Boru

715pm (Whitecross)

Wed 14 June

Under 12.5

Ballymacnab

v

Granemore

630pm

Wed 14 June

Under 10

O’Hanlons

v

Ballymacnab

7pm

Wed 14 June

Res League

Ballymacnab

v

Granemore

8pm

Thurs 15 June

U16 League

Brian Boru

v

Killeavy

730pm (Newtown)

Sun 18 June

Senior League

Annaghmore

v

Ballymacnab

2pm

Sun 18 June

U18 League

Brian Boru

v

Madden

630pm (Ballymacnab)

 

LUCKY NUMBERS

W/c 12/06/17 Lucky numbers were 10-13-18-32. No winner. No Match 3 numbers. Bonus – Bernie Toner (Foley)Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee. Next Draw – Monday 19/06/17, JACKPOT £6,800. (Rota JGribben & NBoyle) Tickets can be purchased online viawww.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab.

 

Due to O'Tooles Bar now closed, the Lotto Draw shall be made in the Clubrooms, on Mondays. Sellers are asked to please make your returns by 9pm and assist in the checking of tickets.

 

MONTHLY DRAW

The first draw of the New Monthly Draw cycle took place in the Clubrooms tonight and the winners were:

£500: James + Una McArdle

4x£100: Angie McArdle, Bernadette Gribben, Liam King, Mark Mckee

Lenny Harbinson was the winner of the 'Early Bird'.

May we take this opportunity to thank all who have entered the draw and for their continued support over the next 12 months.

 

5k RUN

We are fast approaching our 5k Run/Walk fundraiser on Saturday 24 June. £10 enter to this 5k Fun run/walk is open to ALL new and experienced runners. Updates via the Club Facebook page. You can Subscribe to the 5k Runvia www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab/Events/Ballymacnab_GFC_5k_Run___Jog___Walk or by contacting Nelius Boyle or Mark Keegan.

 

Training for the event takes place on Tuesday & Thursday @ 630pm and Sunday @ 10am

 

Everyone who takes part in the 5k run/Walk on 24 June will receive a complimentary ticket to the Barn Dance (See below)

 

BARN DANCE

The Club are running a Barn Dance and BBQ in the Hall on Saturday 24 June. Admission £10 at the door, Music by ‘Limelite’. Tickets available from Committee Members.

 

CONGRATULATIONS!

Congratulations to our Senior player and Youth Officer Michael Beagan and his wife Ciara on the birth of their baby daughter at the weekend.

 

SAVE THE DATE

Ballymacnab Round Towers GFC and St Brenda's Camogie Club are hosting a joint ‘Gala Night’ in the Hillgrove Hotel on: Saturday 10 March 2018 to Celebrate 'Gaelic Games and Culture in the Ballymacnab area'. More details to follow in the coming weeks, watch this space......

 

ST.BRENDA’S CAMOGIE CLUB

 

Under 6 - Training Saturday 11 -12noon.

 

Under 8 and 10 - St Brenda's hosted an under 8 and 10 blitz on Saturday past with 13 teams in attendance. A great mornings camogie was had by each of the 150 girls there. Our under 6s also got a chance to display their skills against girls from Granemore and St Brigids. Training continues on Thursday at 6.30 - 7.45pm at the pitch. Please note that there will be NO training for this age group on Saturday 17th June.

 

Under 12 - Training this week Thursday at 6.30 - 7.45pm. Next match v Keady on Monday 19th June at 6.15 at the pitch.

 

Under 14 - St Brenda's under 14 gained another two league points after an impressive win against Edendork on a scoreline of 6:5 to 2:2. Next up is an away game v Keady on Tuesday 13th meeting in Keady at 6.20pm. This Saturday our under 14s are heading to Trim in County West Meath to represent Armagh in the regional feile, bus leaving the Nab at 8 o'clock. Best of luck girls.

 

Under 16 - Training Wednesday 7.30 - 8.30pm and Saturday morning 12 - 1.30pm. 

 

Seniors - St Brenda's gained two more league points after a good win against Tullysaran scoring an impressive 4 goals and 12 points to Tullysaran 4:2. Next league fixture on Wednesday 14th June away to Madden at 7.30pm.

 

Good luck- To Ellie McKee who heads to the Cuilcagh Mountains on the Fermnagh/Cavan border to represent Armagh in the Ulster Poc Fada on Wednesday evening.

 

Congratulations - To our underage camogs Meabh O'Hare, Natasha McParland and Alanna Leonard who were part of the the Year 8 team who beat Our Ladys School, Newry in the schools year 8 Ulster final. Also, well done to camogs Aine Rice and Kate Crilly who are part of the under 14 Armagh football team who have reached the All-Ireland final after beating Limerick by 2 points on Sunday past. Also, to Orlaith Beagan under 12 camog and footballer who has been selected to play exhibition Go Games in Croke Park at half time during the All-Ireland semi- final on 13th August.

 

Happy Birthday - to club president Frank Delaney, who was 80 years young and celebrated in style with friends and family at a great Céilí in the hall. Frank has been a loyal supporter of St Brenda's for many years. Wishing him many more years of good health.

 

COMMUNITY

Crochet - Classes in Ballymacnab Hall every Wednesday 7.30pm – 9.30pm. New members welcome.

 

Céilí - dancing every Thursday in Ballymacnab Hall 8.30pm – 10pm. New beginners welcome.

 

GENERAL

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