Published on August 15th, 2016 | by BoyleToday.com
Boyle GAA club news
Catherine and Andrew Carr and Paddy McLoughlin were €20 winners in the most recent Club Lotto draw which was held in Kate Lavins. Martina Furey was the house prize winner. The jackpot wasn’t won and it will be at €1,200 for next Saturday night’s draw which will be held in Wynnes’s Bar and Team B will be in charge.
The McGovern Directional Drilling seniors had a two point win over Roscommon Gaels in the Hodson Bay Hotel Group Senior Championship 4th round thriller in Elphin on Sunday. They are scheduled to play Clan na Gael in the O’Rourke Cup on Sunday evening next at 6.30pm.
The Cooney Motors/Cooney’s Centra Juniors lost to Roscommon Gaels in the Junior B Championship in Lisnamult on Friday evening last.
The Club’s Monster Auction which was held in the Sports Complex on Saturday was an outstanding success. The Club extends its gratitude to all who donated in excess of 170 top quality items which were auctioned on the day. Thanks to those who attended and purchased – all items were sold. Thanks is extended to everyone who helped in any way with the preparations for and the holding of the event. We hope we will be forgiven if we single out our excellent Auctioneer Mike Smith Junior for his professionalism and expertise.
The Club wishes to thank all who assisted in the successful hosting of the Intermediate Championship double header in the Abbey Park on Saturday evening. It was an extremely busy day for the Club and its resources were stretched to the limit to cover both events.
Our U12s defeated Padraig Pearses in both the Div 1 and Div 5 Summer League. Both tteams will make the trip to Kiltoom on Thursday to play St Brigids at 6.30pm and 7.30pm respectively on this Monday and they are scheduled to play Clan na Gael in Johnstown on Thursday evening.
The James Lannon Motors U16s got a walkover from Tulsk in the Div 4 Championship. They are scheduled to play Padraig Pearses in their next outing on Thursday at 8.15pm in Abbey Park. In the Div 3 Championship there was a misunderstanding in regard to the date of their game with Eire Og. They are scheduled to play Elphin/ Ballinameen in the next round of this competition on Sundayevening next at 7.30 in Abbey Park.
Our U14s are scheduled to play Padraig Pearses in the Division 1 Championship on Thursday at 7pm (the first game in a double header with the U16s.
The National Automation Limited Minors are due to play Michael Glaveys in the Division 3 Championship on Thursday evening at7.30pm in Ballinlough.
LADIES FOOTBALL: The Intermediate ladies were defeated in their championship game against Western Gaels over the weekend. Well done to the minors who have defeated Shannon Gaels and St. Barry’s in the championship and their final group game against St. Croan’s to come. Date and Venue TBC.