GLENROE GAA CLUB NOTES
The lotto can be purchased online at the Clubs website. Jackpot now stands at €10,400. Next draw July 15th 2021.
Glenroe GAA Club gear in now available on the O’ Neills website. You can log onto www.oneills.com
Glenroe GAA will host a golf classic fundraiser at the Tipperary Golf Club with new dates of 22nd and 23rd of July. Entry is €150 for a team of 3 (including a BBQ). You can also sponsor a green or a tee box for €100.
First Prize “A four ball at the Old Head of Kinsale”.
If you wish to enter a team, sponsor a prize etc please contact one of the organisers, more details are available on our social media accounts.
South Senior Hurling League: Glenroe vs Dromin Athlacca in Athlacca on Thursday 1st of July
Score: Glenroe 0-25 Dromin Athlacca 0-16
Glenroe made it three wins from three with a win away from home against Dromin Athlacca in Athlacca. Glenroe lead by a point going into the first water break with the scores at 0-6 to 0-5. The game was tightly contested until the red card for one of Dromin Athlacca’s players, Glenroe took advantage of this by taking a 4 point lead into the half time break, 0-13 to 0-9. Despite the numerical advantage Glenroe were finding it hard to pull away from the home side Dromin Athlacca. The scores going into the final quarter were 0-18 to 0-15. However, the extra man and scoring power of Glenroe showed in the final quarter outscoring their opponents by 0-7 to 0-1, running out eventual winner with a scoreline of 0-25 to 0-16.
Team: I. O’Sullivan, J.B. Murphy, P. McSweeney, E. Gallahue, Darren McCarthy, M. O’Connell (0-2, 2 from frees) , J. Sheehy, B. O’Connell (0-1) , P. McGrath (0-2), Z. McCarthy (0-1), Diarmuid McCathy (0-2), C. Kelly (0-1), S. Moloney (0-8, 3 from frees) , E O’Mahony (0-3), E. Walsh (0-5)
Subs: D. Carroll for Diarmuid McCarthy, S. Walsh for E. Gallahue, O. Browne, for Z. McCarthy, K. Meade for B. O’Connell, G. Leahy for E. O’Mahony
South Senior Hurling League: Glenroe vs Blackrock in Glenroe Sunday 4th of July
Score: Glenroe 0-13 Blackrock 1-14
The last game of the South Senior League for Glenroe an eagerly anticipated game against their neighbours Blackrock. This had a fell of a championship game from the first whistle and Glenroe got off to a flying start going up 0-05 to 0-00 going into the first water break despite terrible weather conditions. Glenroe kept Blackrock at bay in the first half despite being outscored in this quarter keeping the scores at Glenroe 0-8 Blackrock 0-5. The thrilling nature of the game continued with Blackrock coming back strong bringing Glenroe lead down to a solitary point, Glenroe 0-10 Blackrock 0-09 going into the final water break. The teams were neck and neck until the decisive moment of the match Blackrock were awarded a penalty which they converted. Glenroe keep on fighting but ultimately came up just short. An excellent game of hurling between two rivals in terrible conditions. Final score Glenroe 0-13 Blackrock 1-14.
Team: David McCarthy, J.B. Murphy, P. McSweeney, E. Gallahue, Darren McCarthy, S. Walsh, J. Sheehy, B. O’Connell (0-2), D. Kelly, M. O’Connell (0-7, 7 from frees) , Diarmuid McCarthy, S. Moloney (0-1), C. Kelly, E. O’Mahony, E. Walsh (0-1).
Subs: P. McGrath (0-2) for Diarmuid McCarthy, Z. McCarthy for S. Moloney, O. Browne for J. Sheehy