BALLYLANDERS GAA CLUB NOTES
Our senior footballers have maximum points after the opening two rounds of the South division of the league after impressive wins over Oola & neighbours Galbally on Monday evening.
Last Tuesday evening saw us begin the new season at home to Oola in a tight tough battle where a brace from Eoin Walsh in the second half proved to be the difference, full time score was Ballylanders 2-11 to Oola’s1-08.
On Monday evening we made the short journey to Galbally and the goals where the difference again with Jimmy Barry Murphy (2), Mark O’Connell, Eoin Walsh & Eamon O’Mahony all finding the net in a 5-08 to 1-10 victory. Its good to see such a big panel of players togged out each night & to see our younger lads getting some valuable experience. Next up is another local derby vs Galtee Gaels on Tuesday June 22nd at 7:30pm.
On Friday night our Junior B team played in last year’s South semifinal vs Banogue and after a tight first half Banogue ran out comfortable winners in the end on a scoreline 0-5 to 2-12.
With only two weeks remaining now before the club raffle takes place we ask everyone with completed tickets to return them ASAP. Sales have gone well but there’s still time to get one to be in with a chance of winning the family weekend to Centre Parcs amongst others for only €10,you can also buy a ticket on the smartlotto page, the link can be found on all our social media platforms. Draw takes place on Saturday June 26th.
The lotto draw took place last Saturday night for a jackpot of €7,800. There was no winner, numbers drawn were 4,19,21 & 23. Lucky dip winners were Collette O Dywer, Liz Sheehan, Billy & Kitty O’Callaghan, Dave Lonergan & Trisha Peters. Jackpot now stands at €8,000 and draw takes place on Saturday June 26th.