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Killeshandra Club Notes 22nd April

Posted by Lisa Kearns on Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Killeshandra GAA Club Notes

14th April 2019


Lotto results 22nd April Nos: 1,10,14,15


€40 Winners: Tom & Alice O Reilly, Joanne Neary, John Martin, John Martin, Joan Ahearn.
Next week’s Jackpot €2400 in Lough Bawn hotel on Sunday 28th April at 9pm.

Tickets can be Purchased in local businesses, at matches and from the Lotto Committee and sellers.

Killeshandra Reserved

Round 5

Killeshandra v Templeport on Saturday the 27th April in Killeshandra at 5pm. Please support the lads.

ACFL 2019 Division

Round 4

Killeshandra took on Kill Shamrock on a Sunny Saturday evening in Killeshandra. The Leaguers open their score line after the first minute from a 13m free thanks to Shane Reilly(11). The Leaguers were awarded a penalty in the 3rd Minute after Daniel Luby(14) was pulled down. Daniel stepped up to take the penalty and got the Goal for the Leaguers. Kill Shamrock got a 45 free in the 5th Minute and Cillan Brady(1) came up the field to take it and sent it in short into Damien O'Brien(15) who gets the first point for Kill Shamrock. Killeshandra’s Aaron Brady(9) got the next point for the Leaguers thanks to a great pass from Cein Sweeney(13) in the 7th Minute. Kill Shamrock got the next two points in 10th and 11th minute thanks Niall McCaffrey(11) one from a free and the second from a good pass from Gary Tiernan(8) in to Niall. Killeshandra get a free in the 13 minute and get their 3rd point of the game thanks to Shane Reilly(11) and Kill Shamrocks Gary Tiernan(8) received a yellow card which gave the free. A bad kick out in the 15th minute cost Kill Shamrock with Daniel Luby(14) getting the ball and sending it into Shane Murphy(10) who scored the Leaguers 2nd Goal. Kill Shamrock manage to get the next two points in 3 minutes (22nd and 25th) good point from Sean Gaffney(9) from play and a free taken by Niall McCaffrey(11). Killeshandra dominated the last 5 minutes of the first half by getting another 3 points all from play Conor McGearty(12) getting the first. A great run in from Luke Bevis(8) to pass it onto Aaron Brady(9) to get the second and Daniel Luby(14) and Darragh Tighe(3) made a run up the field and passed it into Eoin Brady(15) to great the 3rd point before half time. First half saw a great performance from both side but the Leaguers took the lead with a half time score Killeshandra 2-6(14) Kill Shamrock 0-05(5). The Leaguers got the first point of the second half in the 2nd minute thanks to a pass in from Eoin Brady(15) to Cein Sweeney(13) who sticks it over the bar. 4 minutes into second half Killeshandra received a free and Eoin Brady(15) takes and scores the point. A  great start for the Leaguers. Kill Shamrock got their first score of the second half from a 13m free Niall McCaffery(11) getting it in the 6th minute shortly followed by a goal from a bad kick out from Joe Masterson(1) who gave Damien O'Brien the chance of getting the goal for Kill Shamrock. Killeshandra respond with a great point from Daniel Luby(14). Another bad kick out from Cillan Brady(1) seen Shane Reilly(11) taking another point for the Leaguers. The Leaguers were on form scoring the next 2 points Conor McGearty(12) and Aaron Brady(9) (from free). Kill Shamrock had a lot of chances in the opening 12 minutes of the second half but only managing to get 2 points where as the Leaguers were missing none and opening their lead by 9 points. A change in the line up seen Eoin Brady(15) going off and a return from injury for the King(20). As the game progressed and tension high, a pull on Conor McGearty(12) by Kill Shamrocks Gary Tiernan(8) seen Gary receive his second yellow card and was sent of in the 15th minute of the second half. Two more changes on the Killeshandra team seen Daniel Luby(14) going of and Darren O’Hanlon(18) on and Cein Sweeney(13) of and Ryan Brady(19) on. Kill Shamrock did get a point thanks to Kevin O Reilly(10). Killeshandra gets the next 4 points first from Aaron Brady(9) second from Conor McGearty(12) third Paddy King(20) and forth Shane Reilly(11) to give the Leaguers 12 point lead. Kill Shamrock in the 20th minute did ease the score line thanks to a goal from Emmet Magee(13) but the Leaguers yet again were having none of it and to add salt to Kill Shamrocks wounds scored another 1-01 in 3 minutes thanks to Aaron Brady(9) and a great run from Paddy King(20) to pass it into Shane Murphy(10) who in turn unselfishly gave it to Ryan Brady(19) to fist it into the back of the net for his first goal with the senior team but he wasn't finished there, a minute later he pops it over the bar for a point. Kill Shamrock did manage to get a free in the dying seconds to give them another point Liam Gaffney (14) getting it. Referee blows for full time. Final score Killeshandra 3-18(27) Kill Shamrocks 2-08(14). It was an unreal second by the Leaguers and they looked in control of the game. Great performance from the lads and their winning streak continues. #comeontheleaguers.

Team:  Joe Masterson, Michael O Reilly, Darragh Tighe, Shane McGurren, James Dinneny, Conor O Reilly, Gerard Clarke, Luke Bevis, Aaron Brady(0-04), Shane Murphy(1-0), Shane Reilly(0-04), Conor McGearty(0-03), Cein Sweeney(0-02), Daniel Luby(1-01), Eoin Brady(0-02) Subs: Ryan Brady(1-01), Paddy King(0-01), Ryan Bennett, Ronan Braiden, Conor Calders, Niall Connolly, John Cosgrove, Ryan Dinneny, Danny Flynn, Adrian Martin.

Round 6

Killeshandra v Maghera Mac Finns on Saturday 28th April at 2pm in Killeshandra. Best of luck lads and please support.

U15 League Division 5

Round 3

St. Joseph's v Ballinagh on Wednesday 17th April at 7pm in Killeshandra. The game ended St. Joseph's 2-9(15) Ballinagh 3-8(17) unlucky lads. Well done Ballinagh.

Round 4

St. Joseph's v Shercock on Wednesday 24th at 7pm O'Hagan Park. Best of luck and Please support the lads.

U15 League Division 2

Round 3

Killeshandra v Cnoc Bríde on Thursday the 18th April at 7pm in Killeshandra. The game ended St. Joseph's 4-3 Choc Bríde 10-4. Unlucky lads just wasn't your evening. Well done Choc Bríde.

Round 4

St. Joseph's v Kingscourt Stars on Thursday 25th April at 7pm in Killeshandra. Best of luck and please support the lads.

Little Leaguers and under 7 Academy

Training is every Saturday morning from 10am to 11am in Killeshandra GAA grounds.

Nursery  Boys and Girls aged 4-5

U7 Academy  Boys and Girls aged 6-7

U13 League Division 4

Round 1

The U13s played Cornafean on Friday the 19th April the game ended Killeshandra 4-6 Cornafean 8-9.

Round 2

Killeshandra v Arva on Thursday 2nd May at 7pm.

Scoil Bhride

Scoil Bhride National School Killeshandra are now taking enrolment for September 2019. For more information you can call on 0494334886 or email

Facility / Field Bookings

All field and facilities used must be booked through Vice Secretary Seamus O Reilly contact Number 0866032276.

Club Gear

The club gear can now be purchased online on the O'Neill's website.  

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