Naomh Colmcille GAA Club Notes 25/05/2015

The seniors had a terrific win away to St. Nauls in their first group match of the Intermediate championship. Full time score St. Nauls 0-12 2-7 Naomh Colmcille.

The reserves were beaten by St. Nauls in their opening championship match.

The U14s lost out to Termon on the first league match at Pairc Colmcille on Monday evening. Next up is a home match against Glenswilly on Monday (25th) at 7:00 pm.

Naomh Colmcille U12s traveled to O’Donnell Park to take on St. Eunans B on Wednesday evening.

Our U11 team traveled for a blitz in Owenbeg on Friday evening and won three of their four matches against Swatragh, Ballerin, Magherafelt and Craigbane. Well done lads.

Our U10s traveled to Falcarragh for a blitz on Saturday against Downing, Letterkenny Gaels and Falcarragh.

This year’s Run for Funds fundraiser takes place this Saturday (30th May) at Kernans Eurospar. The younger age groups will do lap(s) of the track at Pairc Colmcille on Friday 29th. See Facebook page for more details.

There are a limited number of season tickets now available for free entry to all adult Donegal club league and championship matches (excluding Naomh Colmcille home games). €30 for the ticket or €50 for the ticket and Donegal club gear. Contact Alison Ferry.

Time is running out to get club registration sorted. If you think you’ll be looking for Donegal tickets for the Championship you’ll need to become a member. Registrations are now open to all senior players (€50), junior players (€10), adult members (€25) and families (€50). Contact Mark Ferry (087 9154559).

Naomh Colmcille CLG’s child welfare officer for 2015 is Breda Friel. If you or child have any issues through out year with coaches or bullying or other child issues please feel free to contact Breda on 0876393503 and she will try and address the issue. Everyone involved in coaching or helping out at underage level needs to have completed the child protection/awareness course. If you have not completed this course previously, please contact Breda ASAP.

The club is now registered for the Lucozade ‘Kit Out’ promotion. Codes are printed on promotional bottles under the plastic wrapper – please note these codes so they can be entered online on behalf of the club to try and collect gear or equipment.

The club is again registered for the Sainsbury’s Active Kids scheme. Please leave vouchers down at the clubhouse so they can be sent away.

Congratulations to all our U12 and U14 boys and girls who were Confirmed in Newtown yesterday.

Check out the club’s new Facebook page (Naomh Colmcille CLG – Donegal) for latest updates on training, match times etc.

Training and Match Schedule.

Information here is correct at the time of compilation of the weekly notes. Check the Training Schedule section on the club website for latest updates on training for all age groups. The page will be updated regularly throughout the week. Updates also on the club’s Facebook page.

Subscription of €2 per player (up to and including minors) per week for training. Please make sure you bring your full kit (shorts, track bottoms, boots, sports top/hoodie/coat, drink). Remember a mouth guard is needed for training sessions as well as matches.

Seniors / Reserves. Check the Facebook page for latest update.

Minors. Training with reserves. See Facebook page for latest update.

U16s. Check the Facebook page for latest update.

U14s. League match at home to Glenswilly on Monday (25th) at 7:00 pm. Players to be down for 6:20 pm. Check the Facebook page for latest update.

U12s. Check the Facebook page for latest update.

U10s. Training next Friday (29th) at 6:30 pm. Check the Facebook page for latest update.

U8s. Training next Friday (29th) at 6:00 pm. Check the Facebook page for latest update.

Girls. Check the Facebook page for latest update.

Reminder that the use of mouthguards is now compulsory for all players.

Naomh Colmcille Weekly Lotto.

This week’s numbers are 7, 8, 13, 16, 17 and the winner (matching 4 numbers) is Leo Devenney who wins €75.

The numbers for the 3rd of May were 2, 20, 23, 17, 22 and the winners were Damien Dowds, Emmet Farren and Barry Griffen who won €25 each.

Naomh Colmcille CLG are in need of more lotto sellers. The lotto is the bread and butter of our club. If you don’t drive we can set up on a team with a driver. Please contact Breda Friel (0876393503) if anyone is willing to help. Thanks.

The Club would like to take the opportunity to thank everyone for their continued support of the Lotto as it gives the club the essential means of continuing to give our local kids and adults the chance to avail of a great and healthy pastime.