Published on April 11th, 2016 | by BoyleToday.com
Boyle GAA club news
The James Lannon Tyre Centre U-16’s defeated Elphin in the Division three league on Tuesday last.
The U14 Division 1 team will play Padraig Pearses in Páirc an Phiarsaigh on Thursday at 7pm, while the U14 Division 4 team is scheduled to entertain St Brigids in the Abbey Park, Thursday at 7pm.
The National Automation Limited minors will play Western Gaels in the Division 3 League in Frenchpark on Friday at 7pm.
The U-12’s defeated St. Ciaran’s in the Division one league last week and will travel to Páirc an Phiarsaigh on Sunday morning to play their respective Division 1 (at 11am) and Division 5 (at 12.30) against Padraig Pearses.
Our McGovern Directional Drilling seniors will host Strokestown in the Abbey Park at 2pm on Sunday in the O’Rourke Cup. Club members are asked to make themselves available at 12.30pm on Sunday to act as stewards for this game.
Michael Brennan and Gus and Lisa McDermott were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in Kate Lavins. The house prize was won by Jackie Harvey. The jackpot wasn’t won and it will be at a new record high of €11,300 for next Saturday night’s draw which will be held in Wynne’s Bar. Team C will be in charge.
Members of Boyle GAA Clubs (Male and Female clubs) who are currently secondary school students are advised that applications are currently being sought by the County Board Gaeltacht Scholarships valued at €200. Applications can be downloaded from the “Culture” section on www.gaaroscommon.ie . Entries must be accompanied by an essay as Gaeilge entitled “An Cumann Lúthchleas Gael sa bhliain 2016”, and the closing date is 29th April.
Items for the “cash for clobber” collection will be received in the Clubroom on Saturday next from 11am to 1pm, or at any other times by arrangement with Club officers.
Club Rossie tickets are currently on sale, and they may be obtained from Club officers. The prize fund is €30,000.
The Club extends its sympathy to the McGee family on the death of Richard McGee, The Crescent and to the Byrne family on the passing of Gerry Byrne, Ardcarne.
Ladies Football: Congratulations are extended to Aine Mullins and Sinead Glennon who have been selected to represent Roscommon ladies at U-16 level. Their first round of the Championship is on Wednesday 13th April V Galway in Johnstown at7.30 pm.