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Club News Letter - 1 May

posted 2 May 2017, 04:34 by ballymacnab armagh
 

BALLYMACNAB ROUND TOWERS GFC Newsletter – 01/05/17

 

SENIOR

Unfortunately our seniors lost their opening game of the league on Sunday, away to Madden, (1-12:2-12). Next game – Sunday 7 Annaghmore (Home), throw in @2pm

 

RESERVES

The Reserves got off to a winning start with a 0-15 to 1-09 win away to Silverbridge. Next game – Wednesday 3 (Home) v Carrickcruppen, throw in @730pm

 

UNDER 18

The Under 18s lost narrowly 1-11 to 1-12 at home to Carrickcruppen tonight. Next game – Wednesday 8 (Away) v Sarsfields, throw in @730pm

 

 UNDER 16

The Under 16 lost to away to Granemore last Thursday. Next game – Thursday 4 v Eire Og in Newtown @7pm

 

UNDER 14

The Under 14s continued their good form with a win over St.Enda’s. They face Silverbirdge (Away) on Tuesday in Round 1 of the Division 3 Championship @715pm

 

UNDER 12.5

The Under 12.5s had a game against Grange last week. Training on Wednesday 630pm and Sunday 10am.

 

UNDER 10

The Under 10s had a game against Tullysaran last week. Training on Wednesday 630pm and a game at Home on Sunday 1230pm v Clady.

 

UNDER 8s

Training on Sunday @10am

 

UNDER 6

Training on Sunday @10am

 

FIXTURES

Tues 2 May

U14 Cship R1

Silverbridge

v

Brian Boru

715pm

Wed 3 May

Res League

Ballymacnab

v

Carrickcruppin

730pm

Thurs 4 May

U16 League

Brian Boru

v

Silverbridge

7pm

Sun 7 May

Under 10

Ballymacnab

v

Clady

1230pm

Sun 7 May

Senior League

Ballymacnab

v

Annaghmore

2pm

Mon 8 May

U18 League

Sarsfields

v

Brian Boru

730pm

 

SEASON TICKET

Final call on Season Tickets for the forthcoming Senior League campaign are available at £20. Tickets offer Admission to the remaining 7 HOME Senior league games for 2017. Anyone interested in purchasing a ticket should contact Nelius Boyle or John McKee on Online viawww.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab.

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LUCKY NUMBERS

W/c 01/05/17 Lucky numbers were 9-21-24-30. No winner. 2 Match 3: Ann McKee, Jenny Jardine. Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee. Next Draw – Monday 08/05/17, JACKPOT £6,200 (Rota: MMcGivern & NBoyle). Tickets can be purchased online viawww.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab. Promoters Prize Winner (April): Ann McKee

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We thank all who currently sell and purchase lotto tickets every week. Your continued support is greatly appreciated and contributes substantially to financing ‘the Club’.

 

Can you play a part by selling at least 5 tickets every week? Sellers gain entry to a Monthly sellers draw, 1 entry for every 20 tickets sold during the month Committee to get involved. All sold tickets must be left in O’Tooles Bar before 9pm (draw takes place on the last Monday of each month).Please contact any member of the on the night (normally each Monday night) of each weekly draw

 

MONTHLY DRAW

£500: Rosie Smyth

 

4x£100: Audra Sheenan+Kathleen O’Hare, Dermot Kennedy, Frankie McKenna, Vincent Grew

 

This was the last draw in this cycle and we that all who have supported us over the past 12 months. The next cycle is due to start in June.

 

COUCH 2 5K

The Couch 2 5k began last week and has provided a popular success and still plenty of time to join. The sessions run on Tuesday and Thursdays, 630-7pm and Sundays 10-1030am, within the Club Grounds. (Please park cars in the Church car park on Tuesday & Thursdays so to avoid congestion at Club car park) £1 per run. This is a fantastic initiative which gives people of all ages, both male and female, to get out, get some exercise, enjoy the spring air while supporting the club! Run/walk/jog, whatever suits your ability. The training will build up to a big 5k event will take place on Saturday 24 June. £10 enter to this 5k run. Updates via the Club Facebook page.

 

BARN DANCE

Note for Diary – The Club are running a Barn Dance and BBQ in the Hall on Saturday 24 June. Admission £10 at the door, Music by Limelite.

 

ST.BRENDA’S CAMOGIE

 

Under 6 - Training this Saturday morning 11 -12.o'clock, please remember water and £1s. New players welcome.

 

Under 8 and 10 - Under 8s and 10s had a challenge match with St Brigids on Thursday past, we had 30 players and fielded 3 teams, a great evenings camogie was had by all. Training Thursday 6.30 - 7.45pm and Saturday morning 11 -12 o'clock. Please remember water and £1s.

 

Under 12 - Attended a blitz in Camlough on Saturday past playing against Mullabawn and Camlough. St Brenda's fielded 2 teams and played very well in all their games. Next blitz this Saturday 13th May venue TBC. Training Monday evenings time TBC.

 

Under 14 - The girls shared the league points on Friday evening with St Brigids after a fantastic second half performance. Challenge game v Mullabawn at 7 o'clock in the Nab. Training Wednesday 7.15-8.30pm and Saturday morning 12 o'clock -1pm. 

 

Under 16 -This age group also played out a draw against St Brigids on Tuesday evening in a tightly contested game throughout. Training on Wednesday 7.15-8.30pm and Saturday morning 10.30-11.30am in Bubbas and at the pitch 12 o'clock - 1pm.

 

Senior -  St Brenda's seniors lost out to Madden on a scoreline of 2:9 to 0:5, next up is an away tie with Aghagallon on Wednesday 03rd May at 7 o'clock.

 

COMMUNITY

Charity Céilí in Memory of Matt Brand husband of Caroline Hughes former St. Brenda’s camogie player in support of Newry Hospice and Hospice of the WEALD Kent in Ballymacnab Hall on Sunday 7th May 2017 Music by Raymond Loney Dancing from 8pm – 11pm. Everyone welcome Please support

 

Crochet Class 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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