There is great excitement around the parishes of Kilfinane and Ardpatrick this week as we head for the Premier Intermediate county final. In the county semi-final held on Saturday 21st September we beat Mungret St Pauls on a score line of 3 18 to 2 12. Goals from Ruairi O’Shaughnessy, Adrian Cooke and Kevin Palmer and eleven points from Captain Paudie Leahy helped to secure victory. We came back from 10 points behind at one stage in the first half against a very strong wind, finishing the first half with a goal and a point to go into the break 6 points down. In the second half with the wind behind us we scored 2 13 to 4 points to win by 9 points. The team was Richie Murphy Ian O’Brien Richie McCarthy Simon Hennessy Marty Farrell Brian Moloney Liam Walsh Dave Moloney Paudie Leahy Captain Ruairi O’Shaughnessy Gavin O’Loughlin Adrian Cooke Dylan Dawson Kevin Palmer Daithi Heffernan Subs Dave Healy Nigel Hosford Kevin Hosford Don O’Flaherty David O’Flaherty Barry O’Shaughnessy Sean Palmer James O’Doherty Colm O’Keeffe Callan Ensor Ben Soundy Shaun Murphy Mike Heffernan Vincent Herbert Mikey Duggan Niall Moloney Danny Moloney Jordan Soundy. Well done to all involved. We now play Kildimo Palliskenry in the final on Oct 6th.

The minors drew with Bruff on Sunday 22nd September in the play off for a place in the semi final of the South Championship v Knockainy. the team were Brian Hennessy Michael Brazill Carroll Padraig Burke Sean O‘Sullivan Mark Duggan Declan Gilligan Gavin Ryan Jimmy Quilty Aidan Gilligan Shane O’Sullivan Colm O’Keeffe Ciaran Considine Danny Moloney Niall Fitzgerald Killian Aherne Conor O’Leary Robbie O’Keeffe Killian Byrne James Quinn Sean O’Neill. See facebook for replay details.

There was no winner of the lotto held on Thursday 19th September, the numbers drawn were 6 12 21 24. The €40 lucky dip went to Jack and Danny Hanrahan, Galbally Promotor Donie O’Sullivan. The €20 lucky dips went to Patricia Roche, Treada Na Ri, Promotor Breda Walsh, Ned and Nora Sheehy, Glenroe Promotor Centra, The Brazill Boys, Tipperary Promotor Brendan O’Brien, Katie and Hazza Freeney, Kilmallock Promotor Greenwood Inn. The Jackpot is €7,850 on Wednesday 25th September in O’Shaughnessys Bar. Thanks for your support.

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