O’Connell’s G.F.C. Club Notes
O’Connell’s lotto for Tuesday 31st October 2017.
Numbers: 4, 22, 26 & 29.
No jackpot winner.
3 match 3 winners each receive €70.
Next jackpot €20,000.
Results: Under 21 Championship Hunterstown/Mattock/G.Emmets 5-27, O’Connells/Stabannon/Mitchels 0-5.
Fixtures: Leinster Intermediate Club Championship Q/F, Saturday 4/11/17, O’Connells v Curraha, Grove, 2.00pm: Under 18 Division 3B Final, Sunday 5/11/17, O’Connells/Stabannon/Mitchels v Kilkerley Emmets/Naomh Malachi, Darver, 2.30pm.
Leinster: We are out again in the Leinster club championship next Saturday when the county Meath champions Curraha visit the Grove at 2pm. This is a quarter final and we could do with all the support we can get so why not come along and cheer on the lads, if you missed the last round I sure you heard all about it by now so come on down, after all nothing beats being there.
Champ Team: Congratulations to Stuart Reynolds, James Clerkin, Jason Carroll, Salem Rifaie, Dean Stanfield, Stuart Osbourne, Jackie Agnew and Niall Conlon who all made the Dundalk Democrat Intermediate Championship team of the year, and three more of our players were considered unlucky omissions Sean Cairns, Emmet Byrne and Keith woods. Well done to all.
Bingo: Bingo will continue in our clubrooms this Wednesday 8th November at 8.00pm, jackpot €1,500 in 48 numbers.
U21: Our under 21’s were on the wrong end of a big result last Friday night. We were short a lot of players and Hunterstown/Mattock/Emmets combination were a far stronger team. We must thank the players who turned up for their efforts.
Team: David Anderson; Mitchel Keenan, Sean Halpenny, Liam Kiernan; James Luckie, Barry Kirk 0-1, Conal Keenan; Kevin Gallagher 0-1(f), Ciaran O’Brien; David Cluskey, Ben O’Brien, Jack Saddlier 0-2, Cathal O’Brien, Niall Clerkin, Aaron Keeley 0-1.
Louth: Louth county board has confirmed that Wayne Kierans and Aaron Hoey will join Declan Mussen as selectors with new Louth senior team manager Pete McGrath.
Workshops: An exciting programme of coaching workshops coming up over the coming months. November 10th @ 7pm Darver: Small Side Games Ideas: Tutor Steven Poacher Carlow senior football Coach. This Workshop is Free of Charge.
December 13th @ 7pm Darver: Transition Games: Tutor Ger Lyons Dublin academy and UCD football coach. This Workshop is Free of Charge.
January 20th Darver: Louth GAA C&G coaching conference. Details to follow. For more information on the above workshops and conference please contact Colm Nally on 0879668752.
Slimming World: Slimming World will be in our clubrooms every Monday from 7.00pm with consultant Sharon 086-1631310.