Latest News 3-10-2021

Senior Championship

We played Colmcille in the final round of the senior championship last Saturday in Dromard. Short a number of players, we were beaten on a score-line of 3-16 to 0-8. We play Rathcline in a fortnight’s time in the relegation play off

The team and scorers were as follows:

Aiden Gray; JP Farley, Mark Duffy, Aaron McGee (0-1), Emmet Noonan, Gary Connell, Mark Hughes; Liam Lynch, Sean Whelan; Stephen Donnelly, Cian Cassidy (0-2), Conor Keenan (0-2) Martin Cassidy (0-1, 1f) Paddy Collum (0-2, 1f), James Noonan.

Subs used:

Petie Collum, Tom McGee and Stephen Cosgrave


Junior B Championship

The Junior B team were beaten 0-9 to 0-6 last Wednesday night in Allen Park by Ballymahon. This result knocked our lads out. The team and scorers were as follows:

Graham Lee, James O’Neill, Derek McKeon, Anthony McKeon, Declan Donnelly, Martin Mulleady, Gordon Smyth, James Breslin (0-3), Gearóid Nertney, Scott Howe, Micheál Kane (0-1), Joe Murray, Tyrone Crowe (0-1), Mike Mulleady (0-1, 1f), David Taylor

Subs used:

Leon McKeon, Cathal Curwin, Darren Cawley, Anthony Bispo, Johnny Connell


U-13 A Championship

Hard luck to our U13 team who were beaten by Granard in the A championship final on Sunday last. The team performed exceptionally well all year and the club is very proud of your efforts. Well done to the management team of Martin Cassidy, Mark Hughes, Ciaran Hourican and Paul Dowler on the excellent job they have done with this group of young men.



Our lotto draw took place on Monday last, September 27th in O’Reilly’s Bar, Drumlish. The Jackpot was €4,000. The numbers drawn were as follows:

10, 22, 29, 30

There was no winner. The Jackpot is now €4,200. The three €50 winners were:


Dean Cosgrave, Drumlish

Francis O’Hara, Clonaugh

Paddy O’Neill, Brocklagh


The next draw takes place on Monday, October 11th 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.

New Arrival

Congratulations to our Treasurer, Stephen McDermott and his wife Genevieve on the birth of their son Tom.


Happy Birthday

The club extends a very happy birthday to Ethna Burbage who celebrated her 100th birthday last week. We wish Ethna many more years of health and happiness


Congratulations are also in order for Kelly Davis who came 5th in the girls U-14 100m in the recent Community Games National final. This is an incredible achievement. Well done Kelly.