Club News 07-04-2024

ACFL Division 2 

Well done to the lads who had a good win in very difficult conditions against Sean Connollys in Ballinalee. The final score was 0-11 to 0-7. It was 0-2 apiece at half time and the Cassidy brothers and Conor Keenan got the important scores in the second half. The team and scorers were as follows: Aiden Gray, Tom McGee, JP Farley, Paul McGee, Kaelum Gill, Dean Cosgrave (0-1), Jamie Nertney, Mark Breslin, Sean Whelan, Conor Keenan (0-3), Cian Brady, David Collum, Cian Cassidy (0-4), Kevin Whelan, Martin Cassidy (0-3, 1f). Subs used: Ryan Crowe. Best of luck to Niall, Sean, Graham and the team in the next round, this Saturday at 6.30pm against Ballymore in Monaduff. 


Scór Sinsir 

Congratulations to Siobhán O’Neill Donohue who is through to the Scór Sinsir Leinster final after a terrific performance in the semi-final today. Commiserations to our figure dancers who performed very well and came third, just narrowly missing out on qualifying. Thank you to Von and Lorraine Corrigan for all their efforts organising our Scór competitors 



The lotto draw took place in Quinn’s Bar, Drumlish on Easter Monday night last, April 1st. The Jackpot was €16,800. The numbers drawn were as follows: 3, 7, 20, 28 

There was no winner. The Jackpot is now €17,000! 

The three €50 winners were: 

Mary Kelly, Sliabh Cairbre 

Michelle McNally, Drumlish 

Patrick McKenna, Ballinamuck 

Thank you to all who support our lotto.  Thank you to Cathal Quinn for doing the draw and for the use of the premises as well as providing refreshments. On lotto duty next weekend are Mark Breslin and Paul McGee. The next draw will take place in The Mill Bar, Drumlish on Monday, April 15th. Please play again on Clubspot by selecting the Fr Manning Gaels option or from the usual ticket sellers 

Hard luck to Paddy Collum and the Longford team and management on their defeat in the Leinster championship against Meath last Sunday. Best of luck in their preparations for the Tailteann Cup  


The club expresses its sympathy to the Farrell family and all in Rathcline GAA on the sad passing of their young player Jimmy Farrell. Solas na bhFlaitheas air