TUAM and DISTRICT SPORTS NOTES (Tuesday, 29th May)

Glen Celtic AFC Masters

Covering local sports news in Tuam and the surrounding areas including Glinsk, Abbeyknockmoy, Milltown, Killererin, Kilconly, Claremorris, Williamstown, Sylane, Cahergal, Corofin, Dunmore, Kilkerrin, Clonberne, Cortoon, Moylough and Glenamaddy.



U10 girls had an exciting game in the sunshine on Wednesday evening last (23rd May) against Cloonfad United. Amy Boyle & Emma Angel were both on target for Kilkerrin.  U12 Girls drew 1-1 with Ballaghaderreen FC.

U9 boys played two exciting games against Shiven Rovers in Killyan on Sunday evening where there were goals a plenty. All our players acquitted themselves well. Well done to all involved.

U11 boys gave a great team performance against Shiven Rovers on Friday in Kilkerrin. Sam Nolan, Eoin Morrissey and Kevin Freeman all scored for Kilkerrin in a superb game.

U12 boys drew 3-3 with Cloonfad United. Tomás Lee gave Kilkerrin the lead following a brilliant passing move. Cloonfad struck twice early in the second half but Daniel Stephens equalised and Enda Keane headed Kilkerrin ahead with minutes to play. Cloonfad had the last say, forcing a draw at the death.

U16 boys defeated Ballymoe FC 3-0 thanks to goals from Ciarán Lee & Shane Carton (2).

Many thanks to everybody who supported the club by purchasing an annual lotto ticket. Congratulations to Patrick Donelon, Bernie Heneghan & Maria Gordon who were among the six match 3 winners in the first draw. Numbers draw were 6, 12, 15 & 24. Next week’s jackpot is €13,500.



Well done to our U14 boys who had a 5-3 win over Castlerea Celtic in the Quarter-Final of the Shield.  Scorers: Eugenio Netto (3), Dara Poucher and Aaron Comer 1 goal each.  Well done to all 16 lads togged out and their management.    We will play CP Ajax in the Semi-Final on Monday evening (4th June – 7pm).   

Check  https://www.facebook.com/glenceltic.soccerclub  for venue and kick off time.

Our U12 boys won away to Moylough. Goal Scorers: Leo O’Connor, Eoin Brennan and Dylan Joyce.  This puts the lads joint top of the table one week before the half way mark.  Our U7s, U9s and U11s also made the trip over to Moylough over the weekend with mixed fortunes.

Well done to Masters who had a 1-0 win over Ballinasloe on Friday evening last (see feature photo).

The Divisional Cup Final for the Senior team is fixed for Friday evening in Kilkerrin with 8.00 kick off.  Moylough will be the opposition.  Please do come along and support the lads on their last match of the season.

We wish all our players and supporters an enjoyable Bank Holiday weekend staying safe on the roads.

Details of upcoming and recent events will be online at 6pm every Tuesday.

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