MCL Agri supplies Under 16 competition continues with round 4 results:

Last weekend saw MCL Agri Supplies & Spar Shop Lanesboro sponsored U16 round 4 take place on Sunday last. The following are the results to hand.

Round 4

Division 1:

St Mary’s Conc Clann nA nGael W/O,

St Brigid’s 6-15 St Dominics 3-06,

Boyle 7-09 Padraig Pearses 1-08

Division 2:

Elphin/Kilmore 1-14 Four Roads 0-04,

Castlerea 9-08 Kilbride 2-06,

Roscommon Gaels 3-05 Shannon Gaels 2-11.

Division 3:

St Barry’s 2-14 Eire Og 4=-8,

Strokestown 2-09 St Croans  1-02,

Western Gaels 4-04 St faithleahs 3-11.

Division 4:

St Michaels  5-07 Michael Glavey’s  1-10,

Oran 4-06  St Ciarans 9-16,

Fixtures:

The next set of fixtures which are the last round of group matches (round 5) in the U16 championship take place next Sunday at 4pm with the exception of division 4 which requires an extra round of group games. As usual first named team at home.

Division 1:

Clann nA nGael V Boyle,

St Dominics V St Mary’s ,

Padraig Pearses V St Brigid’s.

Division 2:

Castlerea V Four Roads,

Kilbride V Shannon Gaels.

Elphin/Kilmore V Roscommon Gael

Division 3:

Eire Og V Strokestown,

Western Gaels V St Barry’s,

St Croans V St faithleahs

Division 4:

Oran V Michael Glavey’s ,

St Ciarans V St Michaels .

Easter Camps:

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 they will be hosted in Castlerea, St michaels and Hyde Park Roscommon, and the following week on the18th, 19th, 20th April they will be held in Michael glaveys (Ballinlough), St Brigids (Kiltoom), Clann nA nGael (Johnstown), Boyle and Kilglass Gaels Gaa grounds. These camps are for both 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.

Underage Update: 

It’s Champtionship time.

Believe it or not championship season has begun with matches taking place last weekend in Connacht at both U14 and Minor. Roscommon make their bow this Friday (31st) when both the U14’s and the Minors play Leitrim in Leitrim in a double fixture at a venue not yet known but if you keep an eye on social media where we will update as soon as we have details. The best of luck to all involved as the quest for honors begin

Training for all county underage teams continues on a regular basis as each squad builds up to their respective championships.

Other news:

U14’s:

Our U14’s are having a Table Quiz in Hannons Hotel on the 1st April at 9.pm to raise funds for the Co. U14 girls. Tables of 4, €40. There will also be a raffle on the night & spot prizes are welcome. Looking forward to support.

The U14 management are aslo pleased to announce that  Aishling feely of Boyle Gaa has been announced as our team captain. Abby Curran St brigids and Clodagh Powell clann na gael have been appointed as vice captains. The appointments followed a secret ballet of the 30 panel members and the results were ratified by the management team after another successful training session on Tuesday evening last.

The u14 management and players would like to thank the following for their ongoing cooperation and support 

  • St ciarians gaa
  • Castlerea community school
  • St brigids gaa 
  • Padraig pearses 
  • St dominics gaa
  • Marist college athlone 
  • Castlerea St kevins 
  • Kilbride community centre 

All the above have facilitated games and training through the use of their facilities . We would also like to Thank all who contributed to our recent predict the score fundraiser 

U16’s

Our U16’s travelled to Donegal for a very attractive challenge against the tir chonaill girls last Saturday. While the journey was long this was indeed the challenge the girls required at just the right time prior to championship kick off next month. A cracking contest played in four quarters ebbed and flowed with both sides having periods of dominance before the visitors (Roscommon) ran out winners by two points on a scoreline of 4-12 to 3-13.

The U16’s next challenge is against Cavan in Cavan on the 8th of April next.

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. As stated 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.

Website:

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.

Notes:

Anyone wishing to have items published in our weekly notes please contact Ollie at his new pro address at pro.roscommon@lgfa.ie

Finally :

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