GLENAMADDY and DISTRICT Sports Notes (Tuesday, 14th August 2018)

Glen Celtic AFC Masters
Glen Celtic AFC - Masters Shield Winners 2018

Covering local sports news in Glenamaddy and the surrounding areas including Kilkerrin and others.



Best of luck to our u16 girls and management team who play Moycullen in Moycullen this Thursday at 7pm.

Minor game this weekend against the winners of St Brendan’s vs Menlough/Skehana.

Thanks to all who helped organise the U8&U10 blitz during the week and to the following teams who took part – St.Mary’s, Kilkerrin/Clonberne and Dunmore.

Our Intermediate Championship play Clonbur  in Glenamaddy on Fri 31 Aug.

Best of luck to Noelle Connolly and the Galway Ladies play Dublin in All Ireland Semi Final on Aug 25th.

Our u12 and u14 preparing for Championship.

Cash for Clobber is ongoing.  Please leave bags of unwanted clothes into Glenamaddy Community Center.

Congratulations to Conor Raftery and the Galway Minors on reaching the All Ireland Final. Best wishes to the Galway Minor and senior hurlers in the All Ireland Final next weekend.



Congratulations to a number of Glen Celtic youth players who played with the various RDYSL academy teams over the past 2 weeks.  Dylan Joyce played on the U11 RDYSL team that took part in the Dublin Cup.  Brandon Joyce played on the U13 RDYSL Galway Cup team.

Eoin Brennan and Darragh O’Dowd played on the U12 RDYSL Galway Cup team.  Well done also to Gerry Davis who coached the U12 RDYSL Galway Cup team.   (photos of each team attached)

Well done to Glen Celtic U8 girls who played in a number of mini blitzes lately.  Thanks to Mary Jo and Georgina for organising these.

Congratulations to the Masters team and management who beat Sky Valley Rovers 2-1 after extra time in the Masters Shield final played in Lecarrow on Saturday evening last.  Goal scorers were Jason Tarmey and Kevin Morgan

Panel : Gerry Davis, Pat McHugh, Eoin McStay, Marty ONeill, Derek Miskell, Jason Tarmey, Pat Brennan, Ned O’Toole, Joe Devanney, Kevin Morgan,  Aiden Collins, Tiger Leech, Ciaran Trautt, Padraig Mannion, Brendan Gordon, Paul Dolan.  Mick Comer is team manager.  Photo attached

Glen Celtic AFC – Masters Shield Winners 2018
U11 RDYSL Dublin Cup
The RDYSL under 11 team including Glen Celtic AFC’s Dylan Joyce who played in the Dublin Cup.
U12 RDYSL Galway Cup
The RDYSL Under 12 team including  Eoin Brennan and Darragh O’Dowd who played in the Galway Cup.
U13 RDYSL Galway Cup
The RDYSL under 13 team including Glen Celtic AFC’s Brandyn Joyce who played in the Galway Cup.



Minor club championship v Tuam/Cortoon in Clonberne at 7.30 pm on Friday 17th August. All support welcome.

Well done to all the club girls and the Galway team who beat Mayo in the All-Ireland quarter final last Sunday in Hyde park.



U12 girls had a hard-earned 5-4 win over Shiven Rovers thanks to goals from Hannah Morrissey (2), Laura McGann (2) & Niamh Feeney.

U18 boys drew 3-3 with Ballaghaderreen FC with goals from Brian McDermott (2) & Oisín Hynes.

Well done to Daniel Stephens who was part of the RDYSL U12 squad who took part in the Galway Cup last week.


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