Author: Club Secretary

Latest News 13-06-21

Senior Team

Our senior team had two good outings last week in preparation for the upcoming league. On Wednesday evening last we travelled up to Multyfarnham to play Declan Rowley’s side and on Saturday we played our first match on the new pitch against Annaduff. We thank both teams for the sporting, competitive matches and wish them the best of luck for the season. We play Longford Slashers in Michael Fay Park this Saturday, June 19th in the first round of the Division 1 League at 7pm. Best of luck to Jack Lynn, Niall Mulleady, Dessie Connell, Graham Lee and the squad.

Junior Team

Our junior team were due to play Dromard on Sunday morning last but this was postponed as a mark of respect for the late Cian Gray, Dromard. Everyone at Fr. Manning Gaels extends their deepest sympathy to the Gray family and friends and Dromard GAA on Cian’s very sad passing. Solas na bhFlaitheas air. The juniors play in the Division 4 league this evening Wednesday, June 16th at 7.30pm in Edgeworthstown against Mostrim. Best of luck to the team and management.

Lotto

Our lotto draw was held on Monday last, June 14th. The Jackpot was €2,600. Results are available on the club’s social media and will be published in next week’s notes. Thank you to all who continue to support our lotto. Please download for free and play on our Clubspot app or at the below link making sure to select the Fr Manning Gaels lotto. Physical envelopes are available from the usual sellers & locations.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

BBQ Draw

Congratulations to our recent lotto jackpot winner Kathleen Gill, Corrick on adding to her good fortune on winning our BBQ Bonanza draw last week. A special word of thanks to Gavin Mitchell, Mitchell Meats on sponsoring the meat hamper and to Pauric Gill for sponsoring the beer hamper.

 

Longford National League

Well done to keeper Paddy Collum, manager Padraic Davis, and the rest of the Longford team and management on securing Division 3 status for next year by virtue of their comprehensive win over Tipperary on Sunday last.

 

St. Vincent’s

Well done to our Juvenile team and management of 2020 on winning the C Shield Final at the weekend over Shannon Gaels

Latest News – 6-6-2021

Lotto

Our lotto draw was held on Monday last, May 31st. The Jackpot was €2,400 and the numbers drawn were as follows:

1, 5, 10, 11

There was no winner. The three €50 winners were as follows:

Fiona Mulleady, Clonaugh
Sarah Rehill, Ballinamuck
Jackie O’Toole, Annagh

The next draw will be held on Monday, June 14th. The Jackpot is now €2,600.

Thank you to all who continue to support our lotto. Please download for free and play on our Clubspot app or at the below link making sure to select the Fr Manning Gaels lotto. Physical envelopes are available from the usual sellers & locations.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

BBQ Draw

Our BBQ draw was held on Bank holiday Monday last. The results will be published in next week’s notes and are currently on the club’s social media

Longford National League

Best of luck to keeper Paddy Collum, manager Padraic Davis, and the rest of the Longford team and management in their relegation play off against Tipperary this Sunday.

Sympathy

The club extends its deepest sympathy to referee Padraig McKenna and the McKenna family (Gaigue) on the passing of Mary Jo McKenna (née Sheerin) at the weekend. Solas na bhFlaitheas uirthi.

Latest News – 30-05-2021

BBQ Draw

Our latest draw to win a Sahara X450 BBQ with meat and beer hamper is ongoing. Tickets cost €10 (3 for €25, or 8 for €50). The draw will take place on Bank holiday Monday, June 7th. To be in with a chance of winning please play through our Clubspot app or website or at any of the local shops. Ticket cards are available at Kiernan’s, Mitchell’s, Séamus Kane’s, Drumlish Post office, Seán Whitney’s, Gala Ballinamuck and Corrigan’s Legga. The meat hamper has been kindly sponsored by Gavin Mitchell of Mitchell Meats, Drumlish.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

 

Training Pitch

Our training pitch is now complete and it is great to see both pitches getting so much use from the nursery all the way up, along with St. Helen’s. Thank you to Mike Mulleady, Thomas Gill, Darren Smith, Sean Cassidy and John Toole who helped put up the fencing behind the goals. Thank you to Thomas & Kathleen Gill for their recent sponsorship of the flags and nets.

 

Club Captaincy

Well done and best of luck to Pauric Gill who is named as club captain for the year and to Liam Lynch who is vice captain.

 

Longford National League

Well done to keeper Paddy Collum, manager Padraic Davis, and the rest of the Longford team and management on their hard-fought draw against Fermanagh last weekend.

Latest News – 23-05-2021

Lotto

The lotto draw was held on Monday, May 17th. The Jackpot was €2,200 and the numbers drawn were as follows:

2, 6, 27, 28

There was no winner. The three €50 winners were as follows:

Liam Forde, Drumlish
Pat Collum, Drumlish
Conor Keenan, Clonaugh
The next draw will be held on Monday, May 31st. The Jackpot is now €2,400.

Thank you to all who continue to support our lotto. Please download for free and play on our Clubspot app or at the below link making sure to select the Fr Manning Gaels lotto. Physical envelopes are available from the usual sellers & locations.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

BBQ Draw

Our latest draw to win a Sahara X450 BBQ with meat and beer hamper is ongoing. Tickets cost €10 (3 for €25, or 8 for €50). The draw will take place on Bank holiday Monday, June 7th. To be in with a chance of winning please play through our Clubspot app or website or at any of the local shops. Ticket cards are available at Kiernan’s, Mitchell’s, Séamus Kane’s, Drumlish Post office, Seán Whitney’s, Gala Ballinamuck and Corrigan’s Legga. The meat hamper has been kindly sponsored by Gavin Mitchell of Mitchell Meats, Drumlish.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

Club Membership

Club Membership for the forthcoming year is now available. The cost is €30 for adults and €15 for students. Membership is required for all playing members and for use of the gym. Membership entitles you to attend monthly club meetings and if received before May 31st, entitles you to a vote at next year’s AGM and entry into the draw for All Ireland tickets. All officers, coaches and selectors of both the adult and underage teams must be paid up members to fulfil their roles with Fr. Manning Gaels and/or St. Vincent’s. To pay please contact Registrar, Bridie Reilly or pay on the Clubspot App.

Longford National League

Hard luck to keeper Paddy Collum, manager Padraic Davis, and the rest of the Longford team and management on their defeat by Cavan at weekend. We wish them the best of luck this weekend against Fermanagh.