It was mixed fortunes for the Senior team at the weekend with a great 1-14 to 1-10 away win over St Maloise Gaels on Friday but losing to Coolanney/Mullinabreena 0-10 to 4-11 at home on Sunday. The team against Maloise Gaels was: Donal Tuohy, Eoin O’Connell, Declan Willis, Gavin McMorrow, Conor Merrick, Frank Quinn, Ciaran O’Connor, Liam O’Connell (1-1), Joe Henry, Darragh Hailstones, David Quinn (0-2f), Andy Flynn (0-1), Joe Quinn (0-9, 8f), Keith Candon, Daire Kearns. Subs used: Donal Carroll for J Quinn (inj), Luke Flynn (0-1) for Frank Quinn (inj). The starting team for the Coolaney game was the same with scorers: David Quinn (0-3f), Darragh Hailstones (0-1), Joe Quinn (0-4, 2f), Daire Kearns (0-1), Liam O’Connell (0-1). Subs: Luke Flynn for D Quinn (inj), Mark Kearns for K Candon, Eoin Carroll for C Merrick. They now take on Drumcliffe/Rosses Point next Sunday.
The Minor boys had a good 4-7 to 1-12 win over Ballymote/Bunninaden last Thursday. The team was: Ultan Mc Kenna, Emmett Dodd, Evan Lyons, Niall Whelan, Bryan Johnson, Sean Carroll, Seamus Hailstones (1-0), James Carroll (0-1) Dillon McDermot, Daniel Lyons (0-1), Patrick Benson (1-1), Steven Willis (1-0), Michael Barry, Shane Duignan (0-3), Dylan Willis (1-1). Subs used Ryan Fitzpatrick, Adam King, Conor Mullen. They now play Curry away next Thursday.
The U16 boys were defeated by a strong Curry side last Monday. They play Ballymote/Bunninaden away on Monday 24th April.
The U14 boys are away to Eastern Harps this Friday at 7PM.
The U16 girls were defeated by St Farnans last Tuesday, they now face Tourlestrane at home on Tuesday 25th April.
The U14 girls play their first league game this Tuesday in Riverstown Park against Drumcliff at 7PM. They also participate in Feile on Saturday 22nd in Riverstown Park from 11am.
The U12 girls got their league campaign started last Friday with a draw against Eastern Harps. They now face Geevagh on Friday in Coola at 7PM.
The Gaelic for Mothers and Others is back on Monday 24th in Riverstown Park from 8-9PM, all new and old members welcome for fun and a social way to get some exercise and learn the skills of Gaelic, no previous experience required. Any enquiries contact Michelle 087-6157455.
Shamrock Gaels 7k Fun Walk/Run takes place Sunday 30th April at 12PM from Coola, registration from 11 on the day. Refreshments served afterwards in the clubhouse
Saturday morning coaching continues in Coola for Boys and Girls U6, 8, 10 any enquiries contact Michelle 0876157455.
The lotto jackpot stands at €2,500 with the next draw in McDermotts, Castlebaldwin this Saturday 22nd April.
The club wish to express sympathy with the family and relatives of Chris Kelly, Falnashamer and John Shaw, Riverstown who died during the week.