St. Michael’s Notes
Congratulations to St. Michael’s Clubman Michael Langan on winning an Ulster Minor League medal with Donegal last weekend. Michael becomes the third person from the club to win this medal following Eamon McGinley and Martin McElhinney.
All County League
Both teams were at home to Dungloe in the All County League on Sunday last. The seniors won on a scoreline of St. Michael’s 2-12 Dungloe 1-11. The St. Michael’s scorers were: Martin Breslin 2-1, Colm McFadden 0-4, Daniel McLaughlin, Ciaran Kelly and Christy Toye 0-2 each and Mark Anthony McGinley 0-1. The Reserves were defeated on a scoreline of St. Michael’s 0-8 Dungloe 3-12.
Both teams are at home to Glenswilly on this Friday 1st May with the throws ins at 6pm and 7.30pm.
St. Michael’s Mini Lotto €6600 This week
There was no Jackpot winner in the St. Michael’s Mini Lotto on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 2,4,7,9,12,15. There were 3 Match 5 winners, George Sweeney Magheramena, Brian McGinley Main Street Dunfanaghy and Paddy Ryan Ards who won €35 each.
This week’s Jackpot will be €6600; Tickets are on sale in local businesses in Dunfanaghy and Creeslough and at the Bingo Session in Massinass Community Centre Creeslough on Sunday evenings, tickets for the St. Michaels Mini Lotto can now also be purchased on line anywhere at at onlinelotto on facebook .
Congratulations to James McFadden from Drimnaraw and now residing in New York who was honoured as the Guest of Honour at the 67th annual Dinner Dance of the Donegal New York GAA Club last weekend, where her received an award for his contribution to the Donegal GAA Club/. James is a former player with St, Michael’s GAA club and the club would like to congratulate James on his award.
St. Michael’s Bingo in Massinass Community Centre Creeslough
Please note the St. Michael’s Weekly Bingo Session continues in the Massinass Community Centre Creeslough at 8.00pm. A bus leaves Dunfanaghy at 7.30pm. We welcome all our patrons old and new to our new venue on Sunday evenings. Come along on this Sunday night 3rd May when the monthly draw for the Television will will take place. The €150 on the snowball game at the Bingo session on Sunday night last was won by Philomena Coyle Glen. The winner of the Door Prize of the bottle of a Night in a Pod at the Wild Atlantic Camp Creeslough, Sponsored by the Wild Atlantic Camp was Danielle Mullen Breaghey Portnablagh. This weeks Jackpot will be €640. St. Michael’s Mini Lotto Tickets will also be on sale on the night. If anyone would like to help out the Bingo by becoming a Bingo caller they should contact Liam McElhinney of Don Langan. St. Michael’s would like to thank the following sponsors of the Door Prizes: 1: The cutting Corner Hairdresser, Creeslough., 2: Huckleberry restaurant, Creeslough, 3: Lafferty’s supermarket, Creeslough, 4: Roses Restaurant, Creeslough, 5: Homeland store, Creeslough, 6: Wild Atlantic Camp, Creeslough.
The St. Michael’s Lotto Rota for the next two weeks is as follows: 2nd May Dunfanaghy Ciaran Rock Gallagher and Peter Witherow, Creeslough Raymond McLaughlin and Lee Carr. Anyone who is unable to carry out this very important job for the club is asked to get a replacement on the night.
Club Donegal cards for entry into all adult club league and championship games in the county are now available from Nicola Ferry 0863084164, Brian Dolan or Liam Mc Elhinney 0868611097.
Creeslough & Dunfanaghy Health Centres
Creeslough & Dunfanaghy health centres are now providing heart screening for young people involved in sport. Sudden cardiac death is caused by abnormalities within the heart. These can often be detected through screening which involves a few questions, an examination by the doctor and a heart tracing. If you would like to avail of this service or for more information contact the surgery on 074- 9138388/9136527.
St. Michaels Minor Board
Training continues on Tuesday’s from 6pm to 7pm at The Bridge with the bus leaving Creeslough at 5.45pm sharp. €3 for the bus, Gumshields essential.
Training continues on Tuesday from 6pm to 7pm at The Bridge with the bus leaving Creeslough at 5.45pm sharp. €3 for the bus Gumshields must be worn.
Under 12 training now takes place on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6 to 7.15pm at the Bridge, bus leaves Creeslough at 5.45 sharp, €3 for the bus. Gumshields is a must.
The under 12 fixtures have been announced.
All games are scheduled for Wednesday’s at 6.30pm. Our first game is away to Termon on May 6th. The Finals scheduled for the 12th July. Well done to the two teams who travelled to Newtowncunningham last Friday evening and secured two good wins, great team performances.
The team will play six games with seven teams in the group.
The Under 16’s played Fanad Gaels on Friday the 17th April last and had a good win 2-8 to 1-4.
They were at home to Milford on Wednesday night last 22nd and lost by 5-4 to `1-7. They then travelled to Gweedore and won on a scoreline of 3-7 to 3-10, training continues on Wednesday evenings at the Bridge.