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Killeshandra Club Notes 26th May

Posted by Lisa Kearns on Monday, May 27, 2019

Killeshandra GAA Club Notes

26th May 2019


Lotto results 26th May Nos:1, 2, 15, 22


€40 Winners: Paul Higgins, Tracy Gilsenans, Louise Corcoran, Ronan & Alannah Hargraves, Chicken Joe.

Next week’s Jackpot €2900 in Loughbawn Hotel on Tuesday 4th June at 9pm.

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

ACFL 2019 Division

Round 10

Killeshandra v Munterconnaught. Munterconnaught conceded this weekends game and gave Killeshandra the points.

Round 11

Killeshandra v Kildallan TBC.

U15s Division 2 League Final

The U15 Final took place on Thursday evening in P.K Duke park Stradone with a great crowd attendance. The game got underway and St. Joes opened the score line in the opening minutes thanks to a great ball from Jason Wood(8) to Oran Sheridan (13) who got the first point. Knockbride follow with a great run in from Mark Cassidy(8) who fisted over the bar for Knockbride’s first point. Both sides missing a few chances at points in the opening 10 minutes while the nerves settled but it was St. Joes who got the next point which came from great team work with Chevez Crotty(9) having a great run up the field to send it onto Ronan Mullally(10) who in turn let it into Charlie Madden(4) who took the point but Knockbride in the next 13 minutes really settled into the game and managed to score 1-06 Luke Carolan(9) point, Sean Ratcliffe(10) point Lorcan Reilly(13) getting 2 points from frees, Kyle McCabe(11) point and Jamie Shanley(6) getting a point and the goal. Luke Carolen(9) did take a shot at goal but a great save from Troy Hewitt(1) denied Knockbride another goal. St. Joseph's should have had a penalty but Barry Donnelly(11) was denied it and only given a free near half time he scored the point which shortly followed with another point from a bad kick out Barry Donnelly(11) getting it. Half time score St.Joseph’s 0-04(4) Knockbride 1-07(10). Second half got underway with one change on the St. Joseph's team Eanna Ward(16) on for Oran Sheridan(13). And St. Joes get of to a great start with Sam O’Connor(7) sending the ball into Ronan Mullally(10) who gets St. Joes 5th Point of the match. St. Joseph’s got a free in the 4th minute of the game Barry Donnelly(11) taking the free and getting the point. Knockbride responded with a point from Kyle McCabe(11). St. Joseph’s made another change Joe Finnegan(14) came on from Jason Wood(8). Knockbride in the 10th minute got their second Goal thanks to Sean Ratcliffe(10) finding the back of the net. St. Joes a few minutes later got the all important Goal to bring them back into the game thanks to a high ball in from Ronan Mullally(10) to Enna Ward(16) who ran the rest of the way in with 3 Knockbride’s after him but he wasn't going to miss the goal. Knockbride get another point thanks to Micheal Smith(5). St. Joseph’s received a Penalty Enna Ward(16) was pulled down Bally Donnelly(11) steps up to take it and didn’t missed St. Joes right back in the game 3 points divided them. Knockbride were awarded a free and get the point Sean Ratcliffe(10) taken it followed 2 minutes later with them getting another. Even McKeown(12) getting it. It really was a close game right up till the end it really could have gone either way. St. Joes managed to get 3 more points Ronan Mullally(10) getting one and Charlie Madden getting two points. It was a two point game and nearing full time but Knockbride weren't going to let St. Joes catch them and got another point thanks to Kyle McCabe(11). Full time whistle was blown and Knockbride win the Division 2 Final. Final score St. Joseph’s 2-09(15) Knockbride 2-12(18) a great display of football shown by both teams but only one team could win. Congratulations Knockbride and hard luck St. Joseph’s just not your time yet but Congratulation on reaching the final and I can say on behalf of the parents, supporters and Management we are very proud of each and everyone of yous for the way you all conduct yourselves and your true git and determination you all show as a team and look forward to watching you in the Championship. Thank you also to our Management Nicky O’Hara, Gerry Sheridan, Shane Murphy and Sean Donnelly for all your time and hard work with the lads.  

Team: Troy Hewitt, Dylan Kiernan, Darragh McIntyre, Charlie Madden(0-03), Thomas Partington, James Miney, Sam O’Connor, Jason Wood, Chevez Crotty, Ronan Mullally(0-02), Barry Donnelly(1-03), Stephen Sheridan, Oran Sheridan(0-01). Subs: Joe Finnegan, Ronan McDonald, Eanna Ward(1-0), Seaghan Ward, Oisin Shanley, Conor Kearns, Shane Corcoran, Charlie Gannon, Owen Nulty, Aaron McHugh, Bobby Wood, Michael Whelan, Luke Jannick, Dylan Smith, Eoin Martin.

U13 League Division 4 Rd4

Killeshandra v St. Finbarr’s on Tuesday 28th May in Killeshandra at 7.30pm best of luck boys and please support.

Round 5

Killeshandra v Kildallan on Saturday 1st June at 2pm best of luck boys and all support would be much appreciated.

LGFA Adult League Division 1 Rd2

Round 3

Arva/Killeshandra v Killygarry GAA on Sunday 26th May in Killygarry the game ended A/K 1-12(15) Killygarry 2-10(16). Hard luck Ladies.

Round 4

Arva/Killeshandra v Ballymachugh on Friday 31st May at 7.30pm in Michael Cully Park Arva. Best of luck girls and all support would be much appreciated.

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

U12 St. Joseph’s Girls

Training for U12s are on Wednesday in Arva at 7pm and Saturday mornings in Killeshandra 12noon.

A Cuilcagh Climb

A Cuilcagh Climb (Ballavally Side) will take place on the 16th June in memory of Fr. Dan and Pat Dolan. Bus and guide is €20 (the bus is optional) all proceeds are in aid of Cavan/Monaghan Palliative Care. Please Contact Dr. Joan Ahearn or Patricia Dolan to register your interest by the 10th of June on 0879047249.

Festival of the Lakes 2019

Festival of the Lakes will start on the 30th of May and run the Bank Holiday weekend with lots of activities happening around the town please check out social media for upcoming events.

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' Neills website.  

Social Media

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