Round 7 of The County League Sat June 16th
Dromid Pearses 1-14 Ballymac 0-12
Ballymac’s long journey to Dromid on Saturday night in Division 2 of the County League proved fruitless after the home side came away with a narrow victory .
The teams were level at 7 points apiece at the break thanks to points from the returning Daniel O’Shea, Genie Griffin, Aidan Breen and a superb Vinny Horan effort as well as a brilliant point blank save from Padraig Laide. Ballymac started the second half well and surged ahead through further points from O’ Shea, Breen and Horan and going into the final 10 minutes the away side led by one. However Dromid finished much the stronger, scoring 1-3 without reply to take the spoils on home turf.
This was a very disappointing result for Ballymac who, despite missing a number of regulars, seemed comfortable in the match for long periods however they will regret the final ten minutes when Dromid assumed control and finished much the stronger.
Best for Ballymac on the night were the Sweeney brothers, Luke and Michael, Con Reynolds, Vinny Horan and the excellent Darragh Keane. This is a very young Ballymac team which contained four minors in the starting 15 in the shape of Josh O’Keeffe, Tadgh Brick, Cathal Dunne and Keane and all four acquitted themselves excellently in what is a very difficult venue. Also a special mention to Darragh Regan who togged out in the middle of his Leaving Cert.
Team: Padraig Laide, Josh O’Keeffe, Tadgh Brick, Michael Sweeney, Cian Counihan, Con Reynolds, Luke Sweeney, Michael Herlihy, Cathal Dunne, Darragh Keane, Aidan Breen, Genie Griffin, Vinny Horan, Padraig McCarthy, Daniel O’Shea. Subs: Darragh Regan, David Keane, Alan Bonn, James Carmody,
Lotto Results 11/06/2018
Venue: O Riarda’s Bar
Numbers Drawn: 8. 14. 22.28
Lucky Dip Winners ….
1. Mossy Leen – – Chutehall
2. James Godley Rathanny
3. Jimmy Smith c/o Tom Leen
4. David Long – Ballymac
5. Padraig Laide c/o Paula Silles
Seller: Mossy Leen
Next weeks Jackpot: €5,200
Venue: Ballygarry Hotel
Date : 18/06/2011
Coiste Na N’Og
Last Sunday morning at academy we held a “come play with me” which encouraged parents to participate in the training with the children.
It was a great success as many parents joined in the session and contributed greatly to the morning.
The highlight came at the end when the adults took on the children in a game with many of the older participants showing the younger folk the finer skills of the game.
Many thanks to Coaching Officer Roland Rogers for his organisation of the morning and thanks to all the parents, volunteers and mentors who made last Sunday’s “come play with me” such a great event. Hopefully we will run another session during the year
Ballymac Team 1 played Dr. Crokes last Tuesday. In a great match Dr. Crokes ran out winners 5-11 to 3-11.
Ballymac Team 3 defeated Dr. Crokes B team 3-8 to 0-6. Both teams play their last game of the Country League away to Killarney Legion this Wednesday at 7pm
Ballymac Team 2 travelled to Cromane last Sunday and came out on top in a physical game 3-15 to 2-12. They play their last game in the county league next Sunday at home to St.Pats.
U13 Town League
The boys travelled to Austin Stacks last Thursday and showed good fighting spirit against a very strong Stacks team. Stacks proved too strong on the night. We play Kerins O Rahillys away next Thursday night
Our U14B team get their Central region campaign off to a start next Monday at 7pm with a home game against St.Pats
The U16 boys start their Country League with a home game versus Churchill this Wednesday at 7pm