Club Notes for Friday 18th April 2014

posted 13 Jun 2014, 09:34 by Eamonn Kiernan   [ updated 13 Jun 2014, 09:34 by Vanness Vassallo ]

Div 1: We played Ballymahon on Good Friday in Mostrim, thanks very much to the Mostrim club for the use of their excellent pitch and facilities. Ballymahon started and finished the stronger and scored several magnificent points from frees, indeed it wasn't until the opposition were reduced to 14 men that Dromard took control of the game. The final score was Dromard 1-15 Ballymahon 0-12.m Our next outing is away to Abbeylara this Wednesday night the 23rd.  Team: Damien Sheridan, Padraig McNerney, David Pettit, James Mimnagh, Peter Masterson, John Sheridan, Kieran McStay, Bernard Sheridan, Kevin Donohoe, Padraig Martin, Ronan McEntire, Emmett Masterson, Francis McGee, Ross McNerney, Gary Maguire.

Div 3: We played St. Marys Granard in Pairc NaGael on Saturday evening in conditions ideal for football. Well done to all on a fine performance in achieving two victories in a row. The team has an ideal mix of youth and experience and played a good brand of open football and it was great to see a number of new players out. We beat St Mary's on a scoreline of 3-15 to 1-18 with Peter Mimnagh accounting for 1-04 of the total, however it was a great performance by all the team and they now  look forward to their next outing which is on Sunday in Fr. McGee Park against Colmcille. Keep up the good run lads. Best wishes for a speedy recovery to James Kenny who picked up a knock in the game. Training for Div 3 panel is on Tuesday night but check text for confirmation. Team: Sean Mcnerney, James Conefrey, Keith Masterson, Conor Kiernan, James Kenny, Ronan Smith, Niall McManus, Martin Magee, Gavin McNerney, Dermot Reilly, Enda Macken, Jimmy Kiernan, John McNaboe, Peter Mimnagh, Conal Murphy. Subs: Brendan McLoughlin, Peader Kiernan, Thomas Conefrey.

Race Day. Anyone interested in attending the Longford Race Day on Wednesday April 30th call Gus McEntire on 086 8214659.

Umpires & Linesmen: We are looking at putting a rota together so than no one has more than 2 matches to do per month. If you would like to volunteer we would really appreciate it. Please call Anthony Maguire on 086 8097547.

Sympathy: The club wishes to express sympathy with the Kilkenny family, Cornea, Arva, on the untimely death at a young age of of Bríd Donohoe nee Kilkenny. The club also wishes to express sympathy with the Donnelly family, Shanmullagh, Ballinamuck, on the death recently of Brigid Donnelly,(nee Cassidy).

Dromard Ladies: The Senior Ladies had no game last week. Our under 16’s were due to play on Tuesday night last, full detail of this game and the recent U12 game in next week’s notes. Winner of the Easter Egg Draw was Namh Cooke and Nora Nowell, Moyne. Thank you very much to everyone who sold cards or bought lines and to Brid Mimnagh who donated one of the eggs. Reminder to parents and players that registration is due, contact Doireann Mimnagh or Niamh Cooke.

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