Big congratulations to Joanne Cregg and Rochelle Mullaney who were named on the higher education collages all-star team and rising stars teams respectively last weekend. A tremendous achievement for the girls. Joanne from Michael Glavey’s was an O Conner cup winner with University Limerick and Rochelle from Kilbride was a Langan cup winner with GMIT.
MCL Agri supplies Under 16 competition continues:
Last weekend saw MCL Agri Supplies & Spar Shop Lanesboro sponsored U16 season really cranked up with two rounds of fixtures taking place on St Patrick ’s Day and on Sunday last. The following are the results to hand.
Results for revised Round 1
St Dominic’s 0-09 Clann nA nGael 7-16,
St Brigid’s 2-09 Boyle 1-07,
Padraig Pearses 5-13 St Mary’s 3-01,
Four Roads 1-03 Roscommon Gaels 2-11,
Castlerea V Shannon Gaels (postponed),
Kilbride 2-03 Elphin/Kilmore 5-07.
Eire Og 0-04 Western Gaels 7-04,
St faithleahs 1-06 Strokestown 0-00,
St Croans V St Barry’s.
St Ciarans 6-10 Michael Glavey’s 3-03,
St Michaels V Oran (postponed)
Results from Round 3:
Clann nA nGael 8-13 St Brigid’s 0-6,
Boyle 4-10 St Mary’s 5-02,
St Dominic’s 3-08 Padraig Pearses 4-05
Four Roads 4-03 Kilbride 9-10,
Shannon Gaels 0-03 Elphin/Kilmore 3-10,
Roscommon Gaels 2-09 Castlerea 3-08.
Eire Og 2-1 St Croans 0-03,
St Barry’s 1-05 St faithleahs 4-16,
Strokestown 6-06 Western Gaels 2-08,
St Ciarans 2-09 St Michaels 1-06,
Oran V Michael Glavey’s (Postponed).
The next set of fixtures in the U16 championship which take place next Sunday at 4pm. As usual first named team at home.
St Mary’s V Clann nA nGael,
St Brigid’s V St Dominics,
Boyle V Padraig Pearses
Elphin/Kilmore V Four Roads,
Castlerea V Kilbride
Roscommon Gaels V Shannon Gaels.
St Barry’s V Eire Og,
Strokestown V St Croans
Western Gaels V St faithleahs
Michael Glavey’s V St Ciarans,
Oran V St Michaels
Once again a reminder that Roscommon ladies board are delighted to announce that in conjunction with the men’s board will be running an Easter camp for both boys and girls at various venues across the county on the12th, 13th 14th and 18th, 19th, 20th April for boys and girls aged 6 to 14. In attendance will several inter county stars from both the men’s teams and the ladies teams will be in attendance.
Clubs are asked to forward names of coaches who maybe interested in helping out with the camps by forwarding an email to the county secretary. I will have more details in the weeks ahead but in the meantime keep an eye on social media for announcements.
Training for all county underage teams continues on a regular basis as each squad builds up to their respective championships.
Our U14’s took part in the annual Connacht blitz on Sunday last at the centre of excellence in Ballhaunis against teams from Galway, Leitrim and Sligo. This was a great dress rehearsal for the upcoming Connacht championship for the U14’s. Well done to the management and the squad.
Our U16’s travel to Donegal for a very attractive challenge against the tir chonaill girls next Saturday. Watch our facebook page for time and venue details.
Fixtures for all inter county teams are now unloaded on the Connacht LGFA and our new Roscommon LGFA website. I will also make them available hear over the next couple of weeks. Just to note the U14’s and the Minors will begin their campaign on 31st March with away fixtures to Leitrim with u16’s not beginning till the 17th April away to Galway.
We are delighted to announce that our brand new website is live and up and running with all information about squads, committees, rules and so on. It also contains all the weekly correspondence from the clubs, course information, all fixtures and results and all the news from the county squads and lots more. More features and details will be uploaded as in the coming weeks. Check it out at www.roscommonlgfa.ie and spread the word.
Anyone wishing to have items published in our weekly notes please contact Ollie at his new pro address at firstname.lastname@example.org
You can keep up with all the latest on our twitter and Facebook pages and as stated earlier check out our newly revamped website at www.roscommonlgfa.ie