Club Notes 15-02-2015

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Club Registration Night:

The Club’s will hold another registration night on Friday 20th February from 8-10pm in the clubhouse.

Registration rates for 2015 were set at the recent AGM at the following levels:

  1. Adult Players over 18 in Both Ladies and Men’s Codes: €100
  2. Family Membership: €100
  3. Single Underage Playing Member: €50
  4. Adult Non playing Member: €50

Its very important that all memberships are paid up before any training commences so as each player is covered under the GAA player insurance scheme.



Western Gaels GAA Club is pleased to announce the re-launch of our club lotto from the 22nd March 2015 onwards. As part of the 20th year anniversary of our club lotto we are offering some very attractive incentives for people who purchase a new annual lotto ticket.

These include the following:

  • Annual Ticket with 3 lines for weekly draw = €100 (True Cost = €300)
  • Direct Debit as low as €8.50 per month over the course of the year
  • Special One off Prize Draw for all new annual ticket sales  who purchase their ticket ahead of the 22nd March deadline;
    • 1st Prize = €1000
    • 2nd Prize = €500
    • 3rd Prize = €250

A club executive member will be calling to all club areas over the next 2 weeks with more information and tickets on our new weekly draw. We would urge all our club members and patrons to fully support this new launch of our club lotto as we continue to develop our club both on and off the sporting fields.


Men’s Football:

Junior Team:

The Junior A Men’s team commenced their Div 3 league campaign for 2015 with a 4pt defeat to Castlerea on Sunday last. Despite a good start with 2 unanswered pts from play Castlerea hit back with what was the only goal of the game and what proved to be the main difference for the remainder of the game as we evenutally lost out on a final scoreline of 1-08 to 0-07.

Team: A Hardiman, S Conry, B Morahan, J Devine, J Murren, T Devine, C Kelly, N Murray(0-1), C Casserly, B Casserly(0-1), I O Reilly, S Carroll(0-1), J Higgins(0-1f), N Higgins(0-3), S Duffy. Subs: D Ryan, L Mahon, J Greevy

U 16 Team:

The Michael Cooney & Sons sponsored u-16 team started this year’s league with an away game against St. Croans on Sunday afternoon. St Croans got off to an ideal start and secured the points.


Ladies Football:

Adult Ladies League

The Kilrane O’Callaghan & Co sponsored ladies team started their division one league with a good win against Eire Og on Sunday morning last.

Roscommon Ladies Football

Padraig Potts Guide to walking in the Trinity Arts Centre, Castlerea on Thursday 26th and Friday 27th at 8.30pm Tickets €15 .Please let James Ryan know if you require tickets on 086 8293783.