Clara GAA notes
Intermediate Hurling Championship
Clara earned their first brace of points in this year’s championship with a very hard fought victory over Ballinamere last Sunday evening in Killeigh on a score line of 1-13 to 1-11. Playing with a strong wind in the first half we lead by 1-7 to 0-5 at half time, but Ballinamere with the wind behind them in the second half drew level with ten minutes remaining but we managed to score the last couple of points to earn a well deserved victory. Team: Brian Gavin, James Fleming(capt), Joey Deehan, Shane Grennan, Lorcan Hiney, John Ledwith, Stephen O’Brien, Alan Cronin, Sean Nolan, Adam Scanlon (0-1), Darren Scanlon(0-9), Kevin Meehan(0-2), Michael Handy, Ross Brady(0-1) and Ciaran Lynam(1-0). Sub: Willie Reynolds for C Lynam
Minor Football Championship
Clara lost their first game in this year’s Minor Championship when we were beaten by Ferbane on a score line of 3-12 to 1-10. Trailing by 3-6 to 0-3, we put in a much improved second half performance but Ferbane always had the upper hand. Team: Mark Fallon, Colin Gavin, Gavin Carroll, Dermot Doolin, Paul Mulholland(0-1), Carl Stewart, Alan Gavin, Adam Scanlon(0-4), Callum Stewart(0-2), Evan Dignam, Gavin Fleming, Stephen Handy(0-1), Nigel Tobella, Sam Rickard(1-2) and Shane Bracken. Subs: David Newman for D Doolin, Darren Flaming for N Tobella and Scott Delaney for S Bracken
People walking their dog on the GAA Grounds are asked due to Health and Safety that no dogs are allowed on the playing pitches. Pathways to be used only. They must have a restricted or short lead. Thank you for your co-operation
Opening Day Programme
Anybody wishing to purchase a souvenir programme for the opening day of the new pitch please contact any member of the committee. The price of a programme is 3 Euro plus postage.
Weekly Club Lotto
Weekly Lotto 21/07/2012 -There was no winner of the weekly club Lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 6-9-18-23. There were 9 match 3 winners. They were Lily & Mick Keating, Joe McGrath, Niall Rooney, Leslie Buckley, Paddy Rushe, May Condron, Tony Cleary, Sean Newman and Anthony Tuite (jnr). Next weeks lotto takes place in Carey’s and the Jackpot is €2750. Thanks to all who support our lotto and thanks to all our ticket sellers.
Clara will be holding a Monster Bingo on Sunday 5th August in the GAA Centre. The starting time is 8.15pm
Bord Na Nog Fixtures
Mon 23 July U16s at home to Shinrone
Mon 23 July U8s blitz in Kilcormac
Wed 25 July U12s at home to Lusmagh.
Fri 27 July U14s away to Shamrocks in Rahan
Wed 25th July: Minor Football Championship Vs Edenderry in Edenderry at 7.30pm Fri 27th July: Senior Football Championship Vs Erin Rovers in Ferbane at 7.30pm Sun 29th July: Junior A Football Championship Vs Ballycommon in Ballycommon at 12Noon