Club Notes for Friday 17th August 2012

posted 28 Aug 2012, 02:18 by Unknown user   [ updated 28 Aug 2012, 02:18 by Vanness Vassallo ]
We would like to ask your support for our upcoming Raffle which will take place in December 2012. Tickets costing €5 each or a book of 6 tickets for €20 are presently on sale form club members. The attractive prize is a return trip for 2 people to Australia with €1,000 spending money. With many of us having friends and family members who have emigrated to this continent, a win in this draw will afford some lucky person the opportunity to make a memorable trip and possibly visit some of our exiles. On Monday last our seniors played their second round game against Colmcille in Monaduff. The evening was dry and conditions were good for football. We started well scoring the opening 2 points from play. Despite this good start this was to be our only scores of the half as Colmcille went onto score an unanswered 5 points. The half time score was Dromard 0-2 Colmcille 0-5. The second half saw our players raise their performance and it was their turn to land 5 unanswered points to open up a 2 point lead. As the full time whistle approached our opponents were pressing hard but our backs were repelling their efforts. Eventually Colmcille did draw level with 2 late points. Team and scorers; Damien Sheridan, Peadar Faughnan, Cathal Conefrey, David Pettit, John Sheridan, Diarmuid Masterson, Peter Reynolds, Donal Sheridan, Noel Reynolds, Bernard Sheridan, Ronan McEntire, Cían Mimnagh, James Martin (0-05) 4 frees, Francis McGee (0-02), Declan Mimnagh. Subs used; Emmet Masterson and Kevin Donohoe. Other subs on the day were, Padraig McNerney, Gary Maguire, Conor Duffy, Enda McEntire, James Mimnagh, Kieran McStay, Micheal Reilly and Conor Kiernan. The third round draw pitted us against Clonguish with Monaduff again the venue. The game was played on Sunday evening and while the start of the game was fair, heavy showers fell during each half. We played with the assistance of a breeze in the opening half. The Clonguish men got off to a good start scoring 1-01 without reply with the goal coming from the penalty spot. Dromard replied with points to level matters. Both sides exchanged 3 points to go in at half time level on the score line Dromard 0-07 Clonguish 1-04. We enjoyed a good period of possession on the turnover which yielded 2 points from play. It was at this stage our opponents began to come more into the game and they began to pick off a number of points to reclaim the lead. At the full time whistle we trailed on the score Dromard 0-10 Clonguish 1-11. Team and scorers; Damien Sheridan, Peadar Faughnan, Cathal Conefrey, Padraig McNerney, John Sheridan (0-01), Diarmuid Masterson, Kevin Donohoe (0-01), Noel Reynolds, Bernard Sheridan, James Martin (0-01) 1 free, Peter Reynolds, Donal Sheridan, Cían Mimnagh, Francis Mc Gee (0-05) 2 frees, 1 45, Declan Mimnagh (0-02). Subs used; Conor Duffy, Enda Mc Entire, Emmet Masterson, Gary Maguire and James Mimnagh. Other subs on the day were, Kieran McStay, Mícheál Reilly, Gavin McNerney, Peter Masterson and Kevin Kane. Thanks to Fr. Manning Gaels club for excellent organisation of both games and having their facilities in top class condition. We play Fr. Manning Gaels in our 4th round game on this Thursday. The venue is Killoe and the start time 8.15pm. On Friday our Juniors travelled to Shroid to take on the home club in the 2nd round of the group stages of the Junior championship. While again defeat was our lot, our team acquitted themselves well on the evening. Team on duty; Danny Pettit, Aidan Gray, Eugene McNaboe, Thomas Conefrey, Niall Berry, Kevin Kane, Hugh Martin, David Cosgrove, Conor Kiernan, Kevin Maguire, Fergal Berry, James Kenny, Kevin Hourican, John McNaboe, Martin Mc Gee. We staged the Colmcille/Fr. Manning Gaels senior championship game on Saturday. Thanks to all our members who turned out to help with stewarding. Lotto results for Monday 30th July 2012. The numbers drawn were 10, 16, 20 and 29. There was no jackpot winner. The winners of the draw were Elizabeth Kiernan, Caroline Martin, John Hudson and Lorraine & Christy Madden. The seller's prize was won by Geraldine Bleakley, Moyne Cross Stores. Lotto results for Tuesday 7th August 2012. The numbers drawn were 11, 19, 20 and 30. There was no jackpot winner. The winners of the draw were Eileen Murphy, Marie McNaboe, Mary Masterson and Jeff Hart. The seller's prize was won by Laura Martin. Sincere condolences to the Bohan family Clontupper, Bornacolla on their recent bereavement.