Latest News – 22-05-17

Lotto: The draw was held in The Porter House, Drumlish on Monday last, May 15th. The jackpot was €6,000. The numbers drawn were as follows:

3, 10, 27, 29

There was no winner.

€30 winners

  1. Geraldine Heslin, Church View Drive, Drumlish.
  2. Emmett & Petie Collum, Barraghmore, Drumlish.
  3. Malachy & Philomena Scott, Ballinamuck.
  4. Seán & Ciara McDermott, Drumlish.
  5. Lorraine Corrigan, Lettergeeragh, Ballinamuck.

Sellers Prize:

  1. Ken Leonard & Gearóid Nertney.
  2. Paddy Howe.

The next draw is in Quinn’s Bar, Drumlish on Monday, May 29th . The jackpot is now €6,200. Tickets are available from the usual outlets and from any member of the executive.

Junior Team: Our juniors were defeated by Legan Sarsfields in the Division 3 League on a scoreline of 3-10 to 1-5. The team and scorers were as follows:

Enda Quinn, Darren Cawley, Darren Smith, Cathal Howe, Declan Donnelly, Stephen Cosgrave, Micheál Kane, Mark Breslin, Mark Hughes (0-1), Barry Downes, Gearóid Nertney, Mike Kiernan, Scott Howe, Podge Gill (0-3), James McCann (0-1)

Substitutions: Mike Mulleady (1-0) for Gearóid Nertney, Kevin Whitney for Micheál Kane, Emmett Collum for James McCann, Francis Lennon for Mike Kiernan, Derek McKeon for Barry Downes and Seán Breslin for Mike Mulleady.

The next match is at home to Ardagh/Moydow this Sunday at 2.30pm. Please support.

Senior Team: On account of Longford’s defeat to Laois we are in Division 1 action this weekend in a vital match at home to Mostrim. Throw in has been changed and is now at 8:45pm this Friday evening. Please support.

Longford Seniors: Hard luck to Paddy Collum and the Longford team & management on their defeat to Laois in the first round of the Leinster Championship. We wish the squad all the best in their preparations for the Qualifiers.

Hard luck also to the county minors who exited the Leinster championship following their defeat to Dublin at the weekend.

Monthly Meeting: The monthly executive meeting will be held this Thursday evening at 9pm in Monaduff and will be immediately followed by a club meeting. All executive and club members are asked to attend.

Marquee in Drumlish: It is getting close to that time of year again and our committee is working hard to ensure that this festival will be yet another success. Chasing Abbey is the first act to be announced and there will be more to follow over the coming weeks.

Sympathy: The club would like to express its sincere condolences to the family and friends of Tom Rogers (Crowdrummin) and Bernie Gorman (Fardromin) who all passed away recently. Solas na bhFlaitheas orthu.