HURLING UPDATE 24TH APRIL
Congratulations to Setanta who won the Feile Competition in Convoy last Sunday afternoon. Both Setanta and Burt had won four games prior to meeting in the final game where Setanta won 2-3 to 1-3. Setanta will now represent Donegal as the A winners and Burt will be the second team as runners-up. St Eunans and Buncrana had to have a play-off to determine the third team place. Buncrana won 1-1 to 0-0 and will now represent the county as B winners. 16 games were played in total during the afternoon.
A big thanks to all that organized the event.
The minor hurlers play Monaghan in the Ulster Shield semi final on Friday evening at 7.30pm in McCumhaill Park. Manager Lorcan O Toole will hope that this group of players continues their fine form as shown in recent challenge games. This group of players has showed great commitment since coming together back in January. On Wednesday 3rd the Celtic Challenge begins for the U17s when they play Mayo in Sligo.
The U14 development squad plays in the U14A Hurling Academy Tournament in Owenbeg this Saturday with their first game against Derry at 11.00. At 12.00 the opponents are Tyrone followed by Armagh at 1pm.
The U15 & U16 development squads travel to Garvaghey where they also play Derry, Tyrone & Armagh with the first games having a 11.00am throw-in.
You can follow all the latest results, fixtures and news bulletins by logging onto www.donegalgaa.ie.