There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 19th August. The numbers were 8 – 23 – 25 – 26 two punters matched three numbers Brian Gallagher Abbeytown Crossmolina, and Tom and Teresa McNulty St Patricks Ave, Crossmolina, each win €75. The draw took place in Hiney’s. This week’s jackpot is €3,450. Many thanks for all your support
World Meeting of Families
The Diocesan launch for World meeting of Families will take place on Sunday 3rd. September at 1.30pm in the Newman Institute, Ballina. All families are invited to attend.
Will re-open on this Tuesday 29th August for 1st year students only. Wednesday 30th August all students
Kilmurray Parents Meeting.
Kilmurray Parent and Toddler Group meet in Kilmurray Community Centre every Tuesday morning from 11am to 1pm. All are welcome €4 per family
Died in Galway.
The death occurred peacefully Saturday 19th August of Eileen Hughes nee Gilvarry Late of Newcastle, Galway and formerly of Forster Court, Galway and Main Street, Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at the home of her daughter Pam at 51 Upper Newcastle, Galway, on Monday the 21st of August. Private removal on Tuesday morning to St. Joseph's Church, Presentation Road for Requiem Mass Removal afterwards to St. Tiernan's Church, Crossmolina for prayers with burial afterwards in Crossmolina Cemetery. Eileen was predeceased by her husband Tommy, son Thomas. Will be sadly missed by her loving daughters Mary (Hughes, Dublin), Geri (Silke, Barna), Pam (Dolan, Newcastle), Aileen (Hughes, Dublin), sister Lily Cosgrove, brother James Gilvarry, sons-in-law Brian, Leonard, Gerry and Tom, sisters-in-law, grandchildren and great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace.
Crossmolina team advanced to the County U16 D Championship final with a 2 – 9 to 0 – 7 win over hosts Bonniconlon on Tuesday last. Points from Daniel Howley and Edward Gough were cancelled out by points from Jack Lawrence a goal from Conor Caden after nine minuets gave Crossmolina an advantage they added too with further points from Adam Langan two and one each from Edward Gough and Daniel Howley with Jack Lawrence replying with a brace for Bonniconlon to leave half time score 1 – 6 to 0 – 4 in favour of the visitors. Robert Murphy and Edward Gough quickly adding points Christan Judge pulled one back for the home side before a Bonniconlon defender picked the ball off the ground in the square from the resulting penalty Edward Gough scored to give his side a commanding lead. Enda Conlon grabbed two points for the host and Robert Murphy closed the scoring with a point to leave the final score 2 – 9 to 0 - 7
Crossmolina Team John Tolan Luke Callaghan Sean Hegarty Daniel Howley 0 – 2 Patrick McAndrew Lee Carolan Conor Caden 1 – 0 Thady Connor Adam Langan 0 – 2 Robert Murphy 0 – 2 Edward Gough 1 – 3 James Gill Diarmuid Walsh Sub Killian Fergus for Diarmuid Walsh
National School Opening
Crossmolina national school will re-open on this Friday 1st September. Any queries regarding enrolment please contact Caroline Kennedy Principal at 086 2834480
Retirement Function for Mr T. P Loftus Principal of Richmond NS will take place in Hiney’s Upper Deck on Friday 15th September at 9pm sharp. Music by wavelength and refreshments served. Tickets €10 available from Bernie at 086.4403326 and Grainne 086.0851702
Bags of Unwanted clothing can be left into the shed of Crossmolina National School at anytime. Please do not include Quilts or Pillows. Thank You
McHale/ Rovers advanced to County U16 league final with a comfortable win over Kilmaine. His game was an hour late starting due to the fact that their was no Referee after consonance Liam Higgins was agreed too. McHale/Rovers were quickly into their stride with goals from Lisa Lavelle Meave Walsh and Eilish Keane in the opening 20 minuets and a string of points from Lisa Lavelle Eilish Keane Meave Walsh and Emily Murray. Kilmaine grabbed a goal and two points. After the break McHale/Rovers Girls Lisa Lavelle Caoimhe Walsh tacked on three points and one each from Emily Murray and Niamh Maughan. Kilmaine scored another 1 – 2 to leave the final score 3 – 15 to 2 – 4
McHale/Rovers Ethel Leonard Caoimhe Loftus Grainne Carr Amy Murphy Caoimhe Walsh 0 - 3Chloe Blake Eillsh Keane 1 – 1 Grace Murray Clodagh Barrett Lisa Lavelle 1 – 6 Emily Murray 0 – 3 Meave Walsh 1 – 1 Niamh McAndrew Niamh Maughan (Capt) 0 – 1
Subs Ava McLoughlin for Niamh McAndrew Alanah Loftus Curran for Caoimhe Loftus Ciara Walsh for Meave Walsh
Mayo Ladies in Action
Good luck to Rachel Kearns and all the Mayo Ladies in the All-Ireland Semi-final this weekend against Cork.