On a cold Sunday afternoon in Maguire pitches UL our 21s qualified after a tough sporting game with Crecora/Manister!!!


U21 County B Football Championship Semi-Final

Dathi Brudairs 3-09

Crecora/ Mainster 1-11

Crecora/Manister started very well and within a minute they had broken through our defence and were denied a goal by Timmy Brosnan who tipped the ball over the bar for a point. We took control for the next 10 minutes and scored 1-4 without reply with Colm Ryan and Jack Pierce scoring 0-2 each. Luke Ryan got a goal thanks to a great kick out won by Colm Ryan. Crecora/Manister got the next point from play after turning over one of our attacks and breaking to score a point. For our next goal our forwards turned over the opposition defence and Jack Pierce emerged with the ball and passed it to Colm Ryan who placed it in the bottom corner to put us 2-4 to 0-2 up. On the 19th minute Jack Mullane won the opposition kick out and played James Molyneux through and he was fouled in the square and a penalty was given, Colm Ryan placed it in the corner past the Crecora/Manister goalkeeper. The opposition finished the half with two points to leave the score at half-time 3-4 to 0-4.

We started very slowly in the second half and were under a lot pressure defensively and Crecora/Manister scored 1-4 without reply. On the 44th minute Damien Burke stepped up for us and tipped over a great point that was badly needed. The opposition responded with a point to leave the score at 3-5 to 1-9 with 10 minutes remaining. On the 54th minute Damien stepped up again and squeezed over a point from a very tight angle. Both teams exchanged points in the next 3 minutes with our point coming from Luke Ryan after a great turn over from Séan Madden who had just entered the game replacing Donal Molyneux. Crecora/Manister’s final score came from a free from 25 metres. We finished off with two scores from Damien Burke and Jack O`Sullivan and held on for a four-point win. Fair play to the lads for a great win and roll on next Sunday for the County Final against Ballylanders at 12 noon in Kilbreedy (with extra-time if necessary), referee Seamus Hayes.

Team and Scores for Dathi Brudairs were:

Timmy Brosnan, Granham Roche, Eoin Enright, Nigel O’Callaghan, Jack Mullane, Micheal Ryan (Captain), Donal Molyneaux, James Molyneaux, Jack O’Sullivan (0-1), Colm Ryan (2-2, 1-0pen 1f), Damien Burke (0-3), Brian Aherne, Luke Ryan (1-1) and Jack Pierce (0-2, 2f)

Used Subs for Dathi Brudairs were:

Darragh Stack for James Molyneaux, Michael Brennan for Nigel O’Callaghan, Adam Sheehan for Séan Madden for Donal Molyneaux.

Other Subs for Dathi Brudairs were:

Shane Ryan, Killian Lynch, Séan Brosnan, Killian Lynch, Brian Stack and Maurice Fitzgibbon

Referee: Timmy McGrath

U11 Hurling Notes

On Saturday last our hurlers played Askeaton in the final of shield this was brilliant tournament which was organized by St. Kieran’s. Every team played four games in this. Our boys emerged winners by 5 points after a great performance. The list of players that played: O. Stokes, M. McCarthy, J. Lenihan, M. O’Kelly, R O’Dell, D. Fealy, C. McGarry, C. Burke, D O’Connell (captain), A. O’Sullivan, S. Browne, C. Curtin, C. Boyce and B. Lenihan.

Best of Luck

To our U21 Footballers Management Team led by Kevin Noonan and our U21 Footballers led by Michael Ryan Captain, against Ballylanders, on this coming Sunday December 22nd, in Kilbreedy, at 12 noon (with extra-time if necessary), referee Séamus Hayes, in the U21 B County Football Championship Final. Please Support our U21 Footballers Management Team led by Kevin Noonan and our U21 Footballers led by Michael Ryan Captain.

Dromcollogher/ Broadford GAA Club Lotto Draw

Results of the 367th draw took place on December 11h, in the Corner House, Dromcollogher and the numbers drawn were: 10, 14, 17, 30 there was no winner of the jackpot was at €7,700 and there also was no winner of match three at €100 and the two lucky dips of €50 each were: James Noonan, Dromcollogher and Coireail MacCurtin, Beal an Atha and the next draw will took place Tuesday 17th, in Neenan’s Bar, Broadford and the Jackpot is going up to €7,800 and the match three is stayed at €100. Tickets are available from any committee member or any promoter at €2 each or 3 for €5.

Dromcollogher/ Broadford GAA Club O’Neills online shop

Dromcollogher/ Broadford GAA Club gear is online with O’Neills on the online shop and the link is as follows: https://www.oneills.com/…/…/dromcollogher-broadford-gaa.html.

Dromcollogher/ Broadford Race Night

The Annual Race Night of Dromcollogher/ Broadford GAA Club will take place on Saturday December 28th, in Neenan’s Bar, Broadford, time to be confirmed, promoters will be calling to your door over the couple of weeks, €20 per Jockey, owner and Trainer and €50 for a full horse. Please Support your local GAA Club.

Dromcollogher/ Broadford AGM

The Annual AGM was held on last Friday night and the following officers were elected on the night and they were: Chairman: John Stack, Vice Chairman: Mike Barrett, Secretary: Eoin Barry, Asst. Secretary: Denis O’Carroll, Treasurer: Geraldine O’Sullivan, Asst. Treasurer: John Cregan Registrar and PRO: Gareth Meaney, Assistant PRO: James Noonan, Children officer: Orla Cahill, Health and Well-Being officer: Adrian Cahill Coaching officer: James Noonan, Irish Officer: Mike Boyce (Dromcollogher) Patron: Fr. O’Dea, President: Tommy Reidy and the following committee were elected on the night Garry Noonan, Kevin Noonan, Brian Noonan, Mikey Browne, Timmy Brosnan, Pat Lordan, Paddy O’Kelly, Séamus Lordan and Tom O’Callaghan.

Hazelwood College Hurling Grips

Hazelwood Hurling grips are now taking orders for personalized hurling grips. You can get the club name and the club colours on your grip for an amazing price of €6. This would be an amazing present for Christmas.

To contact us email us at: Darragh Reidy 16dreidy@hazelc.ie Kevin Normoyle 16knormoyle@hazelc.ie Diarmuid Mulqueen 16dmulqueen@hazelc.ie


U21 County B Football Championship Final VS Ballylanders, on this coming Sunday December 22nd, in Martinstown, at 12noon, referee Seamus Hayes (with extra-time if necessary). Please Support our U21 Footballers.

Denis “Law” Noonan Memorial Game, on Saturday December 28th, in Dromcollogher, at 2.30pm.

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