Men’s Club News
The McGovern Directional Drilling Senior Men met Pádraig Pearses in the League on Saturday evening. Final score – Boyle 1:15 – Pearses 0:10. They now await championship which starts Aug 17th v Pearses at home in the Abbey Park.
The National Automation and FAAC Minor Boys were unlucky to lose by only a point to Tulsk. Final score – Boyle 2:14 to Tulsk 2:15.
The U14 Cooney Motors Boys 3.5 v Roscommon Gaels 3.9.
Fixtures: Wed 31st U16 Div 1 Championship National Automation Boyle v Padraig Pearses 8PM Abbey Park.
Ladies Club News
The U14 Girls met St Ciaran’s in the Championship last Thursday evening and won 8:08 to 0:07.
The Ladies Club hosted the Sean Daly Memorial Cup for U12s on Saturday, July 27. The Abbey Park welcomed six other participant clubs to the Blitz: Castlerea, Elphin / Kilmore, Shannon Gaels, St Barrys, St Michaels / St Ronans and Western Gaels.
We were blessed with warm weather, great supporters and exciting games. Huge thanks from the organising committee to the teams who participated, Referees and Umpires, parking staff, parents who provided food, the tuck shop and tea shop managers as well as the Daly family for presenting both runner up and winner medals.
Sean Daly was a founder member of the Ladies GAA Club in Boyle and now this competition is held each year to honour his massive contribution to the Club. It is great to see the Ladies Club continue to flourish with teams at all ages soaring amongst their divisions.
Congratulations to all those involved in Roscommon Ladies Minor outfit and management who are heading into the All Ireland Minor B Final on August 3 versus Longford. A special word to our Boyle representatives – Saoirse Wynne, Megan McKeon, Kate Harrington, Maeve Brogan and Kieran McKeon.
IN OTHER NEWS
Work on the training pitch has now been completed. This is a significant enhancement of the training facilities for all our teams in four different codes. We’d like to extend a very sincere thanks to the friends of the Club who have made this development a reality.
Boyle’s U8 Boys Hurling team took park in their first blitz on Sunday in Annaduff.
Boyle’s U10 Camogie team took part in a blitz in the Leitrim Centre of Excellence on Sunday morning versus Longford Slashers and Carrick.
This year’s Social Initiative Trip will be to the National Ploughing Championships and the Club will travel down on Sept 18 in the Club Rossie Bus! Contact Martin Dolan on 086 2413529 or Barry Lowe on 086 8545492 for further details and to book places.
Finally, the next club executive meeting will be the first Thursday in September. 4th Sept. No meeting scheduled for August.