Letterkenny Gaels Club Notes.
The senior lads guaranteed themselves a quarter final place in the Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure Junior A Football Championship after their victory over Urris at the weekend. They are fixed to play Na Rossa in their final group game this Friday evening. Attention turns to the League on Bank Holiday Monday as both the senior and reserve teams travel to Fanad. Please see club Facebook for throw in times.
Sympathy is extended to the Crossan family, Woodlands, and the Travers family, Donegal Town, on their recent bereavement.
The Camogie Camp is scheduled to run from 10th to 12th of August at Pairc na nGael. The camp will be open to girls from 6 – 14 years and will run from 10am – 2.30pm daily. Cost – €20 first girl, €15 second, €10 third, etc. All girls will receive a t-shirt. To book please contact 086 8163605 for more details.
All coaches are fully Garda vetted and are GAA accredited. All welcome.
Bingo continues every Monday in Arena 7. The Jackpot this week is €2300. Doors from 8pm. Eyes down 9pm. All welcome.
Our U-8 football team travelled to the Burn Road on Thursday evening for a well organised and competitive blitz against hosts Termon. There was plenty of skill and commitment on display from all teams. Thanks to CLG An Tearmainn for hosting and to all coaches and parents for travelling.The underage football training continues every Sunday morning at Pairc na nGael from 11am to 12 noon. Please bring water and a mouth guard. New players are always welcome.
Last Thursday evening our U-12 hurlers assisted by some of the Camogie girls travelled to the home of Donegal hurling to take on Burt. In what was a great display of hurling the Gaels were victorious and won the game well. Congrats to all. The team are away next week to Mac Cumhaills.
Hard luck to our U-16 team who lost out to a strong Four Masters team last Thursday night at Pairc na nGael. Their next game is against Setanta at home all support is very welcome.
Outdoor Hurling training for U-6, U-8 & U-10 continues every Thursday evening from 6.30pm to 7.30pm. Hurls and helmets provided. New players welcome.
U-12 to U-18 hurling continues every Tuesday evening from 6.30pm – 7.30pm
U-12 girls football training takes place at the pitch every Sunday morning from 11am-12noon. All welcome.
The trio of U-16 camogie players Caoimhe, Eimear & Ornaith were on their travels again when they took part in another successful blitz in Cavan at the weekend. The girls are now through to the semifinals after recording victories over Monaghan, Mayo, Wicklow and Louth.
Camogie Training continues at Pairc na nGael every Monday from 6pm-7.30pm for U12s, 14s, 16s & 18s and Friday evenings from 6-7.00pm for U8s, 10s, 12s & 14s.
New members always welcome. Contact 086 8163505 for more details.
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