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Published on August 26th, 2018 | by BoyleToday.com

Boyle GAA club weekly news

There was no winner of this weeks lotto jackpot of ‚ā¨6,200. The numbers drawn were 5,9,24,25. The ‚ā¨20 winners were Michael and Sabrina Kearins, Gordon Regan and Bernard Battles. Next weeks draw will take place in the Patrick’s Well.

On the pitch

The Cooney Motors/ Cooney’s Centra sponsored Junior Team defeated St. Joseph’s in the league on Friday last.
In what was a tough, physical game, the home side pulled away in the final quarter.
The first half was full of chances for both sides, however, both sides failed to opportunities presented to them.
Boyle’s scores came from Lochlainn Conboy, David Kelly, Niall O’Donoghue and Shane Battles to have Steve Tonra’s men four points to the good at the interval.
After a couple of scores from both sides, it was the visitors who scored the game’s first goal after forty-five minutes.
However, this spurred on the home side. The impressive Reece Conroy set up his teammates on a couple of occasions to further the margin.
O’Donoghue and Conboy kept finding their range and substitutes Seamus Kane and Colin Goldrick both found the back of the net, to put the result beyond reasonable doubt.
Full Time: Boyle 2:19, St. Joseph’s 1-08.
Boyle Team: (13 aside)- D. McGovern, C. McGee, A. Simon, J. Moran, C. Brennan, R. Conroy, T. Halligan, C. Flanagan, D. Kelly, R. Hannon, S. Battles, L. Conboy, N. O’ Donoghue.
With: J. McCrann, S. Kane, C. Goldrick, C. Tivnan, J. Bolger, A. Sharkey.
This win means promotion to Junior A football next year, a massive achievement with a game in hand.

The McGovern Directional Drilling sponsored team will face Roscommon Geals in Championship football this coming Saturday evening in Castlerea. This is a must win game for Boyle and support is much appreciated.

Ladies Notes

Minor ladies semi-final on Thursday v Castlerea. Venue and time tbc.
Ladies championship match Sunday 2nd Sept v St Ciarans at 12pm in the Abbey Park. The U14 girls had a good win over Shannon Gaels on Sunday evening. They play Oran on Tues 28th in the Abbey Park. Time tbc. Well done to the U8s and U10s in their games against Shannon Gaels on Saturday.

Underage News

U14 Division 1 Championship Strokestown  3-10 Boyle 3-11.
U12 Division 5B Championship Boyle 0-19 v St Ronan’s 0-4
U12 Division 2 Championship Kilbride 19 Boyle  17.

Fixtures

Monday 27th 19:15 U14 Division 1 Championship Boyle v Clann na nGael Abbey Park
Tuesday 28th U16 Division 1 Championship  Kilmore/Shannon Gaels v  Boyle 19:15 Venue: Kilmore GAA Grounds
Wednesday 29th U12 Division 2 Champsionship St Croans v Boyle in Croans 19:15 Venue St Croans
Thursday 30th U14 Division Championship Boyle v Padraig Pearses 19:30 Venue: Abbey Park.

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