St. John's GAA Club notes

Senior  Football; On Sunday afternoon our senior team suffered a 1 – 13 to 0 – 8 defeat in their round 9 League game against Calry-St Josephs in Hazelwood and as a result they find themselves relegated to Div 3 for next year’s competition. The unavailability of the influential Charlie Harrison and Paul McNamara was a big setback and while those on duty tried hard they were always on the back-foot against a Calry side who have qualified for the League final. St Johns lineout N Hynes; J Sayers, C Sweeney, H Cawley; E Roche, M O’Hehir(0-1), A Scanlon; D Burke(0-2), J Murphy; S Stenson(0-1), R Mc Manus(0-2), B Mc Gowan(0-2); S Regan, F Greenan, I Rossitor; Subs used R Gordon and R Gorman. They team must now pick things up for the upcoming championship, which begins on the weekend of July 27/28th with a game against Enniscrone/Kilglass. On the following weekend, Aug 3/4th, they play Bunninadden and on the weekend of Aug 24/25th they face Geevagh and then St Patricks in the final round on the weekend of Sept 7/8th

Minor Football; Our minors – amalgamated with Owenmore Gaels – were defeated by Eastern harps by 1-16 to 2-7 I Keash last Thursday evening

Under 14 Boys;  Our U14 Boys team, having recently won the League title, have their first Championship game on Friday in Stenson Park, Cuilbeg when they play hosts to St Patricks, from Dromard.                                   

Under 16 Boys; The U16 team begin their Championship campaign with an away fixture against Shamrock Gaels in Coola on Mon July 22nd

Under 12 Boys Our two Under 12 teams had mixed fortunes on Tuesday last in Stenson Park, Cuilbeg when they played hosts to St Molaise Gaels, Grange with our Div1 team suffering a defeat while our Div 3 team were victorious. Their next outing will be on Tues July 23rd when they take on Coolera-Strandhill in Stenson Park.

St Johns Lotto ; The next draw will take place on Sat. July 20th at 8.30pm in The Clubroom, Cuilbeg for a massive Jackpot of E13,500. Tickets at E2 each or 3 for E5 can be purchased in Clifford Electrical, Carraroe; The Blue Lagoon, Riverside; Gerry Mc Morrow’s Mace Shop, Cairns Rd; Molly Fulton’s Bar and Restaurant, Carraroe; Canning House and Garden, Cornageeha or in The Crozon Inn, Caltragh or from club members. The Lotto can now be done on line which is a great idea for supporters of St Johns who are away from home to help our club. To check this out please go on to St Johns GAA facebook page for more info. “If you are not in you can’t win”

Kelloggs Cul Camp In Stenson Park, Cuilbeg July 15th-19th.                                  For booking visit website www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie

Sympathy

St Johns club wish to extend sympathy to Ursula and John Leyden on the recent death of Ursula’s brother Noel Hunt, Ballisadare, and also to his nephew Tony Parkinson.



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