Published on October 9th, 2017 | by BoyleToday.com
Boyle GAA club weekly update
Monica and Paddy Daly, Dan Kennedy and Natasha Tighe were €20 winners at the most recent Club Lotto draw.
The jackpot wasn’t won. It will be at €1,500 for the next draw on Saturday October 14th which will be held in An Craoibhin Bar.
The McGovern Directional Drilling sponsored seniors will play the final of the O’Gara Cup against St. Faithleach’s in the Abbey Park, this Saturday October 14th at 4pm.
In conjunction with the Garda and O’ Gara Cup finals which will be played in Abbey Park on Sat the 14th Oct, Boyle GAA Club is hosting a Bake Sale fundraiser for Niamh’s Journey There. Niamh Flanagan,a 19 year old local girl has been diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer. Her brother David plays with the Boyle under 14 team. All monies raised from the sale of teas ,coffees ,refreshments and the Bake Sale on the day will go towards helping to defray the costs associated with Niamh’s ongoing treatment. Please support this very worthy cause and bag yourself a delicious homemade cake etc.
Congrats to former Club stalwarts David Casey and Richie Fitzpatrick on steering Aughnasheelin to victory in the Leitrim Intermediate Championship Final.
Boyle GAA club is very proud to honour John Joe Nerney, a man that his contemporary, the legendary Liam Gilmartin was to descirbe as ‘pound for pound the best forward to ever play for Roscommon’.The club will remember John Joe who passed to his eternal reward in 2015 on Saturday October 14 at 11am with the unveiling of a specially commissioned mural and the official opening of the John Joe Nerney stand at the Abbey Park.
Nursery Programme for boys and girls aged 4 to 6 recommences next week. Registration on Wednesday Oct 11th, 7pm to 8pm in the clubrooms. Registration fee €20 + €2 per evening in the complex. Places are limited so please ensure to register on Wednesday.
Sympathy of the club to the Carroll, Flanagan and Clarke families on their recent bereavements.
Well done to the Corrib Oil sponsored minors on their convincing win over St. Brigids. They are away to Oran in the next round of the Championship on Sunday 15th October at 12pm
U14s lost to a very strong St Brigids teams in the Division 1 quarter final. Thanks to Sinead and Noel for all their training and commitment throughout the year.
U8 training has also finished for this season. Thanks to Padraig, Enda & Brian for all their time and work. Thanks also to everyone who helped at the training sessions.
The club has a number of tickets to sell for the annual Roscommon LGFA Draw. Tickets are €50 and cover 26 draws. €500 to be won every 2 weeks (€350 to the winner and €150 to the selling club). If you wish to purchase a ticket please contact any member of the committee.