Shane Granaghan of Grantstone Memorials and stone work Specialist Letterbrick Keenagh who Sponsored gear for the 2017 Deelrovers Minor and U16 squads Making Presentation to Enda Lavelle Chairman of Bord Na Nog Michael Hegarty and Dermot O’Malley Minor and U16 Coaches with members of the Clubs Minor Squad.
There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday 6th May. The numbers were 7 – 9 – 22 – 31 no punter matched three numbers either and six tickets were drawn, Sandra Granaghan 11 Lough Conn Drive Laherdane, Annette Burke Gortskeddia Crossmolina, Ann Dunleavy Abbeyview Crossmolina, Karl and Josephine Fox Knockglass Crossmolina, Greg Hegarty Dooleeg Crossmolina, Joe and Marie McHale Rathnamagh Crossmolina each win €25. The draw took place in Maughan Bar. This week’s jackpot is €4,350. Many thanks for all your support
Div 1 D League.
Crossmolina and Charlestown played out a low scoring draw 0 – 5 each on a hot balmy Sunday afternoon in Charlestown . The visitors lead at the break by a point with three points from Thomas McNulty and one from Niall Timoney. Charlestown points came from Enda Marren Dermot Higgins and Liam Cregg. Niall Timoney extended that lead with a point in the 40th minuets which turned out to be the only score the visitors registered in the final thirty minuets and Charlestown were not much more with just two from Tommy Holton and Enda Marren.A draw was fair result in the end after both sides were into double figures in wides count.
Crossmolina team and scorers Liam Donohoe Fergal Gill Jason Murphy Patrick Loftus (Tubbermore) Martin Connor Darren Caden Kevin McHugh Henry McLoughlin David O’Malley Niall Timoney 0 – 2 David Howley Tommy Walsh Joe Keane Thomas McNulty 0 – 3 Nigal Lynn Subs John Garrett for Martin Connor Sean O’Boyle for Fergal Gill Patrick Loftus for Liam Donohoe Martin Connor for Tommy Walsh Liam Donohoe for Kevin McHugh
Tickets for Sharon Shannon & Her Band in concert with special guest, Don Stiffe, in Hiney's Upper Deck on Thurs. July 20th are now available at Londis, Centra, Gala, and Ballina Manor Hotel and online at ticketmaster.ie. The festival launch will take place on the weekend of July 1st & 2nd and this year's programme of events looks to be one of the best to date with country, comedy, family fun and lots of children's activities.
Vote of Sympathy.
At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club on Tuesday night 9th May votes of sympathy were expressed to the families of the following who died recently. Loretta Clarke –Murray Enniscoe House Crossmolina, Kathleen Deane nee Gordan late of Kildaree Crossmolina, Peadar Tuffy Ballina father of Breege Gordan Tubbermore, Sonny Shevlin Belmullet father of Breeda Ruane Commminch Castlehill, Willie Costello Cong brother –In – law of Mary Costello Ballina Rd, Celia Mylyncky nee Davitt Keenaghbeg sister – in – law of Matt Kilroy Keenaghbeg, Patrick Pat O’Malley Church Rd Crossmolina, Brendan. Noel McLoughlin Moyne Killala brother of Joan Kelly Ballina Rd, Paddy Gilger Tubbernavine Laherdane, Pat McAndrew Marian Cresent Ballina brother – in – law of Joe Leonard Ballina St, Lil Connor Moyhena Breaffy Castlebar mother of Robert St Marys Park. May they rest in peace.
Ardnaree ran out convincing winners by 5 – 17 to 0 – 5 with Ronan Murphy cousin of the Donegal star Michael Murphy bagged 4 – 6 of his side’s total.
Sean Gallagher Sean Canavan Shane Howley Patrick McAndrew Fergal Duffy Eoin McDonnell Conor Caden Colm Hegarty Lorcan Loftus Darren Gill 0 – 1 Robert Murphy 0 – 1 Keelan Hegarty 0 – 1 Ronan Lavelle 0 – 2 Subs Ryan Donnellan for Lorcan Loftus Edward Gough for Ronan Lavelle Luke Fergus for Darren Gill James Gill for Colm Hegarty Patrick Gallagher for Fergal Duffy
Crossmolina suffered a heavy defeat 6 – 9 to 1 – 7 at home to Eastern Gaels in the County League who were in control throughout
Crossmolina Team John Tolan Luke Callaghan Sean Hegarty Daniel Howley 0 – 1 Thady Connor Lee Carolan Patrick McAndrew Robert Murphy Adam Langan 0 – 2 James Gill Edward Gough 0 – 3 Conor Caden 1 – 0 James Williams 0 – 1 Subs Cillian Gilroy for Lee Carolan Conor McNulty for Adam Langan Vlad Gordetskyy for Edward Gough
Naomh Padraic ran out convincing winners in the this County U12 League tie in Lacken on Monday evening last final score 7 – 9 to 1 – 10 Crossmolina team and scorers James O Boyle, Nathan Lynch, Marcus Maughan, Dylan Moran, Mathew Williams, Richie Shelly, Aidan Granaghan, Diarmuid Fox 0 – 4 Mathew Gordetskyy, Aaron Coggins 0 – 1 Jack Naughton, Kyle Gallagher 0 - 1 Ronan Connor, P O'Malley 1 – 4 Ronan Walsh, Billy Loftus, Shane Lynn, Arleen Jordan, Michael Lin, Cian Lavelle, Dylan Rowland.
Keenagh Thank You:
A sincere thank you to all who came out and supported our Fundraising Keenagh Church Concert and to all the artists who made the night such a success, and an enjoyable night. The concert was held to raise funds for a defibrillator for the Keenagh area. Our target was surpassed with the total amount raised on the night €4575. Dvds of the concert are available to order from Sandra on 087 3638836 with all the proceeds from the dvds going to the defibrillator fund.
Keenagh Concert on TV
The Keenagh Church Concert was filmed by broadcaster Henry McGlade as part of the TV programme 'The Irish at Home & Abroad'. The programme episode containing the coverage from the Keenagh Church Concert will air on Thursday evening May 25th on Sky 212 and Freesat 161 at 7pm and repeated on Sky 198 at 8pm. A special word of thanks to Gerry Rowland, Optimum Auctioneers and Valuers and to Eamon Moore of The Thatch Pub, Crossmolina who kindly sponsored the TV coverage promoting both Keenagh community and concert and also the importance of a defibrillator in the community. Don't forget to tune in!!
Defibrillator Information Evening
There will be a defibrillator and first aid information evening on Wednesday evening the 17th of May at 8:30pm in Keenagh Church. There will be guest speakers and a defibrillator demonstration on the night. And defibrillator training details will also be available. And your support at this community first aid information evening would be truly appreciated
Congratulation to the Boys and Girls of Crossmolina National School who were confirmed in St Tiernans Church on Saturday of Last week by bishop John Fleming
Clodagh Syron Keelan Hegarty Ava Cooney Jack Loftus Lainey Jordan Flynn Patrice Kelly Lisa Davidson Eva Moyles Ciara Duffy Eoin O’Boyle Caoimhe O’Malley Darragh Syron Kyna O’Malley, Diarmuid Coggins Kai Howley Marcus Maughan Carlie Anne Brobbey-Kyei Daisy Verry Alannah Canavan Eve McHale Richie Shelley Jack Naughton Diarmuíd Fox Eoin Noone, Marija Fox
Crossmolina and Parke/Keelogues/Crimlin served up a thrilling contest with fifteen goals of a different variety at a sunny Tiernans Park on Thursday evening last in this County U14 Division 3 League Semi Final Crossmolina advanced to the final on a final score of 8 – 13 to 7 – 5
Crossmolina team and scorers Conor Howley Liam Connor Brian Hopkins Darragh Deane Declan Tolan 0 – 1 Darragh Syron Brian McKinley Jonathan Murtagh 0 – 2 James Williams 0 – 3 Diarmuid Coggins Eoin Murphy 1 – 1 Diarmuid Walsh 3 – 3 Danny McDonald 2 – 0 Luke Rowland 1 – 0 Niall Coggins 1 – 2 Subs Michael Gill 0 – 1 Jack Loftus Conor Reynolds Patrick Carden Alfie Maloney Brendan O’Malley Eoin O’Boyle, Keelan Kegarty Daniel Lynch
Crossmolina N. S.
Crossmolina National School continued their good form of late with a 2 – 11 to 1 – 3 win over Rehins NS Knockmore in the Cumann Na mBunscoil round robin competition at Tiernans Park on Monday of last week Crossmolina team and scorers were Richie Shelly Keelan Hegarty Matthew Gordetskyy Kyle Howley Jack Loftus Darragh Syron 1 – 4 Diarmuid Coggins Diarmuid Fox 0 – 1 Jack Naughton 0 – 2 Matthew Williams 0 – 1 Eoin O’Boyle 1 – 2 other panel members Patrick O’Malley 0 – 1 Oisin Deane Eoin Noone Ronan Walsh Aaron Coggins Nathan Lynch Marcus Maughan Jack O’Rielly Aaron Coggins.
Sympathy is extended to the families of Lil Connor Moyhena Breaffy Castlebar mother of Robert St Marys Park and Thomas Leonard St Marys Park who died recently
Get Connected to the Internet (classes for older learners)
Have you got very basic skills you want to refresh? Crossmolina Community Development are running classes for older learners (aged 55+) who have little or no experience with using the Internet and who are apprehensive of technology. Classes commence in the Enterprise Centre, Crossmolina on Tuesday 16th May from 12.30pm to 2pm. There will be a charge of €5 per week for a 5 week course. For further information or to book a place please call 096 30935
Crossmolina Day Centre
We are delighted to announce that Gortnor Abbey Transition Year students will perform some songs, dance routines and acting from their recent sell out musical All Shook Up at Crossmolina Day Centre on Wednesday 17th May at 12.30pm. You are invited to come along and sing along to all your favourite Elvis songs. Light refreshments served after. There is a charge of €5. Community Bus is available to pick up those that need transport. Please call 096 30935 for further details.
The Late Pat O’Malley.
The death occurred peacefully on Thursday 27th April of Patrick (Pat) O’Malley Church Rd Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Saturday evening with removal to St Tiernans church burial on Sunday in Crossmolina Cemetery after requiem Mass. Pat was pre-deceased by his wife Bridie is survived by his daughters Mary T, Bernadette, Joan, Aedamair and Anne, sister Joan, sisters-in-law, grandchildren, Kate, Sarah and Emma, sons-in-law, nephews, nieces relatives , friends and neighbours. May he Rest in peace.
Crossmolina N. S.
Crossmolina National School had a comfortable 1 – 12 to 0 – 2 win over Belmullet the Cumann Na mBunscoil round robin competition at very sunny Tiernans Park on Tuesday of last week Crossmolina team and scorers were Richie Shelly Marcus Maughan Matthew Gordetskyy Kyle Howley Jack Loftus Darragh Syron 0 – 3 Diarmuid Coggins 0 – 6 Patrick O’Malley Eoin O’Boyle Diarmuid Fox 0 – 2 other panel members Oisin Deane 0 – 1 Jack Naughton Matthew Williams Eoin Noone Ronan Walsh Aaron Coggins Nathan Lynch
The following are results for of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday 27th April 1st Maureen Barrett and Nuala Doyle 2nd Mary Daly and Teresa McNulty 3rd Breda and John Mulkearns 4th Mary Benson and Mary Corcoran
On this coming Sunday evening 14th May in Kilmurray Community centre with Music by The Paddens commencing at 7pm admission €5. Come along meet and greet your friends. Refreshments served all are welcome
North Mayo Junior Championship.
Crossmolina suffered a four points defeat at home to Killala in the North Mayo championship on Friday week in the end it was it was the two Darragh Herbert Goals the first after twelve minuets and second after fifty two minuets that was the difference in a well contested game Thomas McNulty was The Deel-Siders scorer in chief with six points
Crossmolina Team and scorers Patrick Loftus Fergal Jason Murphy Fergoil Gill 0 - 1 Martin Connor Darragh McCormack Sean O’Boyle Henry McLoughlin Conor Rowland Niall Timoney 0 – 1 Dean Loftus Kevin Keane Tommy Walsh 0 - 1 Thomas McNulty 0 – 6 Nigal Lynn Subs Paul Haran for Henry McLoughlin (Blood Sub) Henry McLoughlin for Paul Haran Paul Haran for Sean O’Boyle David Howley for Fergoil Gill Fergoil Gill for Darragh McCormack Darragh McCormack for Niall Timoney
There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 29th April. The numbers were 3 – 13 – 19 – 29 five punters matched three numbers T.P.and Antoinette Loftus Cuilagurrane Castlehill, Ann Hegarty Dooleeg Crossmolina, Francis Browne Lecarrow Crossmolina, Kevin and Mary Murphy Derrhhillagh Crossmolina, Eamon and Margaret Howley Carrowcloughey Crossmolina they win €30 each. The draw took place in Hiney’s. This weeks Jackpot is €4,200. Many thanks for your continued support
Erris St Pats ran out four points winners of this high scoring county Minor League tie at Tiernans Park on Monday of last week. The Erris boys always looked the more dangerous James Doran grabbed the first gaol after twelve minuets which was cancelled out minuets later by a Lorcan Loftus Goal Adam Carabine raised a green flag after a couple of Mikie Conroy Points Crossmolina kept in touch with points from Keelan Hegarty Darren Gill a Ronan Lavelle Goal and further points from Darren Gill and Fergal Duffy to leave the Erris St Pats 3 – 6 to 2 – 4 at the break Keelan Hegarty Darren Gill tacked on points and Ronan Lavelle netted his second goal in between James Doran and Mickie Conroy rowed in with goals for Erris St Pats Goals from Keelan Hegarty and Darren Gill brought Crossmolina back to within three points of the visitors and another goalmouth scramble was cleared and Mikie Conroy grabbed the insurance point to leave the final score 5 - 13 to 5 – 9 after a very entertaining game on a ideal May evening of glorious sunshine
Crossmolina team and scorers Sean Gallagher Shane Howley Sean Canavan Robert Murphy 0 – 2 Fergal Duffy 0 – 1 Patrick McAndrew Colm Hegarty Keelan Hegarty 1 - 2 Conor Caden Darragh Gill 1 – 3 Dean Loftus 1 – 0 Ronan Lavelle 2 – 1 Patrick Gallagher Subs Eoin McDonnell for Sean Canavan Ronan Lynn for Shane Howley Adam Langan for Patrick Gallagher James Gill for Ronan Lavelle
McHale/Rovers 5 – 19 Charlestown 5 – 3
McHale/Rovers continued their good run of success in the County U16 League away to Charlestown on Monday of last week running out comfortable winner by 5 – 19 to 5 – 3 McHale/Rover team and scorers Ethal Leonard Aoife Deane Clodagh Barrett Caoimhe Loftus Caoimhe Walsh Annie Gough Alanagh Loftus Curran Grace Murray Alisha Keane Emly Murray 0 – 7 Dara Moore 0 – 5 Amy Murphy Meave Walsh 1 – 0 Niamh McAndrew 2 – 1 Niamh Maughan 2 – 3 Subs Marie Moore 0 – 1 Lisa Lavelle 0 – 1
Cumann Na mBunscoil.
Crossmolina National Schools girls team suffered defeat at home to Belmullet in Cumann Na mBunscoil last Tuesday the winner were always in control winning in the by 3 – 5 to 1 – 2 Michael Herr was impartial Referee.
Meave Cosgrove Charlie Louise Benson Patrice Kelly 1 – 1 Ava Cooney Caoimhe O’Malley Zara Fox Sarah Gough Lainey Jordan Flynn Kyna O’Malley 0 – 1 Meave Fox other panel members Ciara Duffy Soirse O’Boyle Rosien Tolan Zara Moyles Sarah Conway Sorcha Henry-Dullaghan Orlaith O’Boyle Ayla O’Malley Kayleagh Benson
Crossmolina Community Games Sports day Saturday 27th May 2-4pm U8 to U16 Novelty events for U6 at Crossmolina GAA pitch. All welcome
Sympathy is extended to the families of Brendan. Noel McLoughlin Moyne Killala, brother of Joan Kelly Ballina Rd Crossmolina, Pat O’Malley Church Rd Crossmolina and Paddy Gilger Tubbernavine Laherdane who died recently
Crossmolina had a comfortable eight points win over Burrishoole in the County U14 League in Newport last week final score 2 – 16 to 2 – 8
Crossmolina team and scorers Conor Howley Danny McDonald Niall Maughan Darragh Deane Jack Loftus Darragh Syron 0 – 1 Brian McKinley Joanthan Murtagh 0 – 1 James Williams 0 – 2 Diarmuid Coggins (Capt) Eoin Murphy 0 – 3 Diarmuid Walsh 1 – 4 Eamon Gill Niall Coggins 0 – 5 Michael Gill Subs Mark Dermody 1 – 0 for Diarmuid Coggins Daniel Lynch for Eamon Gill Patrick Carden for Michael Gill Brendan O’Malley for Daniel Lynch Alfie Maloney Kyle Hegarty
There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 22nd April. The numbers were 4 – 20 – 24 – 32 one punter matched three numbers James Munnelly Chapel View Crossmolina he won €150. The draw took place in Christy’s. This weeks Jackpot is €4, 050. Many thanks for all your support.
Division 1D League.
Crossmolina Junior team collected their second brace of points in Division 1D of the County League at home to Cill Chomain. With Joe Keane Dean Loftus David Howley Conor Rowland Thomas McNulty grabbing a point each Rory Ginty and Derek Moran replying for Cill Chomain after 20 minuets Four Points from the boot of Thomas McNulty extended the lead Patrick Doocey pulled a point back before the break to leave the half time score 0 – 9 to 0 – 5. Crossmolina dominated the final thirty minuets with a string of points from Thomas McNulty Dean Loftus Joe Keane Tommy Walsh and a goal minuets from the end from Nigal Lynn For Cill Chomain Derek Moran with two points and Rory Ginty one to leave the final score 1 – 17 to 0 – 8. Crossmolina Team Patrick Loftus (Lake Rd) Fergal Gill Jason Murphy Patrick Loftus (Tubbermore) Martin Connor Darren Caden Sean O’Boyle Conor Rowland 0 – 1 David O’Mallley Niall Timoney David Howley 0 – 1 Kevin Keane Dean Loftus 0 – 3 Thomas McNulty 0 – 8 Joe Keane 0 – 2 Subs Tommy Walsh 0 – 2 for Kevin Keane Gergoil Gill for Sean O’Boyle Nigal Lynn 1 – 0 for Niall Timoney Fergal Duffy for Patrick Loftus Liam Donohoe for Martin Connor
There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 15th April. The numbers were 1 – 3 – 21 – 24 one ticket matched three numbers David and Michelle Jordan Enniscoe Crossmolina they win €150. The draw took place in Sticks next weeks Jackpot is €3,900. Many thanks for all your support
Community Games Finals.
Good luck to Kilmurray Community Games U 14 quiz team who are representing Mayo in the all-Ireland finals in the National Sports Campus Abbestown Dublin they are Shay Donohoe Aidan Granaghan Mark Gallagher Aoibhe Loftus and Alaoise Mulligan
Sympathy is extended to the families of Willie Costello Cong brother – in – law of Mary Costello Ballina Rd and Celia Mylynckj Nee Davitt sister – in – law of Matt Kilroy Keenaghbeg who died recently. May they rest in peace.
Ladys U 16 League.
McHale/Rovers over came Davitt in scoring a high scoring County Lady’s U16 at Tiernans on Monday of last week final score 6 – 19 to 4 – 3
McHale/Rovers team Ethal Leonard Clodagh Barrett Aoife Deane Caomhe Loftus Annie Gough Caomhe Walsh Amy Murphy Ailish Keane 1 – 0 Grace Murray Dara Moore 0 – 3 Lisa Lavelle 1 – 9 Emly Murray 1 – 4 Meave Walsh Niamh McAndrew 1 – 0 Niamh Maughan 2 – 1 Subs Leona McAndrew Ciara Walsh Marie Moore Alanagh Loftus Curran
The following are results of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday night 20th April 1st Nuala Doyle and Maureen Barrett 2nd Breda and John Mulkearns 3rd Mary Daly and Padraic Langan
Crossmolina were unlucky to loose this County U16 League tie at Tiernans Park on Tuesday last. It was tit for tat throughout with the score level on a couple of occasions with Edward Gough grabbing 1 – 3 of his sides total in the opening half James Williams and Adam Langan two points each Stephen Niland bagged 1 – 3 for Davitts and Takechi Kilkenny Niall Treacy points each to leave the home side leading by two points 1 – 7 to 1 – 5 at the break. Davitts were ahead in side two minuets with a goal from Jack Davane Stephen Niland added a point James Williams Adam Langam pointed to tie the score after forty minuets that was as good as it got for the Deel-Siders Two points from Stephen Niland and a goal from Jack Davane gave the visitors a cushion of five points. Three points from Edward Gough were quickly wiped out with another goal from Stephen Niland. Robert Murphy with two further points and one from Conor Caden which flew over the crossbar to leave Davitts winning by two points 4 – 8 to 1 – 15. Crossmolina Team and Scorers John Tolan Vlad Gordetskyy Luke Callaghan Cillian Fergus Patrick McAndrew Lee Carolan Conor Caden 0 – 1 Robert Murphy 0 – 2 Darragh Duffy Adam Langan 0 – 3 Edward Gough 1 – 6 James Williams 0 – 3 James Gill Subs Cillian Gilroy for Cillian Fergus Conor McNulty for Darragh Duffy
The next heat of the Singing Pubs takes place in Hiney's on Sat. May 6th, music by Irishize, if you would like to take part please call 087 3162376, €100 prize on the night, overall prize €1000. Plans are well underway for Festival 2017 and Crossmolina Festival in conjunction with the Ballina Manor Hotel are pleased to announce International recording artist Sharon Shannon And Her Band in concert as part of this year's festival as part of Sharon's Summer Tour. Sharon has previously toured with Bono, Shane McGowan, Willie Nelson, The Waterboys and many more. Tickets will be on sale locally and online from Fri. May 12th.
After another high scoring County U16 League tie in away to Ballinrobe on Friday of last week Crossmolina suffered defeat but not without a great second half come back after being down sixteen points at one stage and finishing up loosing by five points 7 – 11 to 5 – 12. Crossmolina Team and scorers John Tolan Luke Callaghan Sean Hegarty Daniel Howley Thady Connor Lee Carolan Conor Caden 3 – 0 Patrick McAndrew Cillian Fergus Robert Murphy 1 – 7 Edward Gough 1 – 5 James Gill Cillian Gilroy Subs Vlad Gordetskyy for Thady Connor Darragh Duffy for Cillian Gilroy
Congratulation to Stephen Jordan Enniscoe Crossmolina who graduated from the Garda Training College Templemore on Monday last. Stephen will be stationed in Mullingar. He is wished all the best from all his many friend
Crossmolina bowed out of Feile at the semi-final stage against a very strong Davitts Team in Park on Saturday week. The South Mayo side lead by 2 -5 to 0 – 5 With Jack Devane their scorer – in – chief when assisted by the breeze Crossmolina kept in touch with points from Niall Coggins James Williams Diarmuid Walsh and Diarmuid Coggins but a goal before the break gave the Davitts side a comfortable 2 – 6 to 0 – 5 lead Niall Coggins and Eoin Murphy pulled points back but Davitts tacked on two points to leave them winner by 2 – 8 to 0 – 7 Davitts went on to defeat Kilmovee in the Final comfortably and will now represent mayo in the National Finals. Crossmolina team was Conor Howley Jack Loftus Niall Maughan Darragh Deane Brian Hopkins Darragh Syron Brian McKinley Jonathan Murtagh James Williams 0 – 1 Diarmuid Coggins 0 -1 Eoin Murphy 0 – 1 Diarmuid Walsh 0 – 2 Danny McDonald (Capt) Micheal Gill Subs Mark Dermody Alfie Maloney Declan Tolan Eamon Gill Brendan O’Malley
Crossmolina Day Centre
Thank you to all that supported the opening Day of the Crossmolina Day Centre on Tuesday 25th April in Crossmolina Social services. Over 70 people attended and enjoyed music provided by John Cosgrove, Mick Shannon, Padraig Hanahoe, Packie Hefferon, and Sean Gallagher. Singers Fred Finley, Fr Francis Judge, Michael Gallagher, Breege McAndrew, Bridgie Gilroy, recitation/poetry Breda Mulkearns.
Michael Loftus, MCC, offered the Day Centre congratulations and best wishes for the future. The Day Centre committee provided tea, coffee & light refreshments, funded by Crossmolina Community Development and Crossmolina Social Services. Transport was provided by the Crossmolina Community Bus. We liked to thank Sr Finola Keavney, Cathal and Carmel Prior for the beautiful floral arrangements. M.C. for the day was Claudette McLoughlin, Crossmolina Community Development Administrator.
Also in attendance were Public Health Nurses Paula Duggan, Helen Ruttledge, Patricia Gallagher and Dr Eleanor Fitzgerald.
We wish to thank the volunteers who offered their services and contributed to making a very successful and memorable occasion.
The day centre will be held monthly and will comprise of bingo, card playing, music & singing sessions, dance, arts & crafts, and cookery demonstrations.
Badminton News Letter
Due to great interest this year in badminton our underage singles event was extended to an "A" and "B" section and an extra u10 group was also included. This event is run throughout the year and on a round robin basis thus ensuring all our entrants a max of 4 games each this season. Results are as follows:
U 9 Group A winner: Kayleigh Coggins, r-up: Aaron Keane, U 9 Group B winner: Dylan Keane, r-up: Patrick Leonard. U10 Group A winner: Josh Moyles, r-up: Jack O'Reilly.
Group B winner: Esmond Maughan, r-up: Joey Keane. Under 11 Group A winner:
Aaron Coggins, r-up: Sarah Gough, Group B winner: Ronan Walshe, r-up: Ronan Connor. U13 A winner Diarmuid Coggins, r-up: Jack Loftus, B winner: Matthew Williams, r-up Caolan Foggin. U15 winner Darragh Kelly, r-up Jimmy McAndrew, and in the U17A section winner: Edward Gough, r-up James Gill. U 17 "B" winners: Jimmy McAndrew and joint second on 75 points were Adam Langan and Darragh Kelly. A very lively competition in this section, throwing out some surprises with our new members Jimmy and Adam putting on the pressure!! Heartiest congratulations to everyone and a special thank you to all our coaches, Volunteers and parents without whose assistance we could not continue with such success. A little help can go a long way. And we shall see you all after summer early September God willing. Happy hols to all. Rest relax and recuperate after a very busy Year.
The Late Kathleen Deane
The death occurred peacefully on Saturday 15th April of Kathleen Deane nee Gordan late of Kildaree Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at Leonards Funeral home on Sunday evening. With requiem Mass on Monday in the Church of Our Lady Kilmurray burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Kathleen was predeceased by her son John, husband Jack, is sadly missed by her family, relations, friends, and neighbours. May she rest in peace.
Crossmolina U14 team had a comfortable 3 – 26 to 2 – 3 win over visitors Achill who were short a couple of their stronger players in this county U14 County League tie
Crossmolina Team Conor Howley Liam Connor Brian Hopkins Danny McDonald Darragh Syron 0 – 1 Brian McKinley 0 – 1 Jonathan Murtagh 0 – 1 James Williams 0 – 6 Diarmuid Coggins 0 – 3 Eoin Murphy 0 – 3 Diarmuid Walsh 1 – 8 Niall Coggins 1 – 3 Luke Rowland 1 – 0 Subs Brendan O’Malley Darragh Deane Micheal Gill Daniel Lynch Jack Loftus Alfie Maloney
Kilmurray Card Results.
The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 13th April Best of 20 games 1st Patrick Gilroy and Richard Devers 2nd Ray and Mary McNamara 3rd Martina and Anthony Granahan Raffle 1st Seamie Gallagher 2nd Joe Murphy 3rd Michael Barrett
Feile Football Competition
Crossmolina won their two games in the north section of Feile at Tiernans Park and are through to this weekend’s County Semi-Finals in Parke V Davitts. The following are the results of the North section games
Crossmolina 4 – 8 Ardmoy/McHales 2 – 5
Crossmolina Team Conor Howley Liam Connor Niall Maughan Danny McDonald Darragh Syron 0 – 1 Brian Hopkins Brian McKinley Jonathan Murtagh James Williams 0 – 4 Diarmuid Coggins 0 – 1 Eoin Murphy 2 – 0 Diarmuid Walsh Niall Coggins 2 – 0 Luke Rowland Michael Gill 0 – 1 Subs Brendan O’Malley Darragh Deane Micheal Gill Daniel Lynch 0 – 1 Jack Loftus Alfie Maloney
Crossmolina 4 – 10 Ardnaree 0 – 4
Crossmolina Team Conor Howley Liam Connor Niall Maughan Darragh Deane Darragh Syron Brian Hopkins Brian McKinley Jonathan Murtagh 1 – 1 James Williams 0 – 3 Diarmuid Coggins 1 – 0 Eoin Murphy Diarmuid Walsh 1 – 1 Niall Coggins 0 – 4 Luke Rowland 1 – 0 Danny McDonald 0 – 1 Subs Brendan O’Malley Darragh Deane Micheal Gill Daniel Lynch Jack Loftus Alfie Maloney Mark Dermody Keelan Hegarty
Crossmolina Junior team lost out to neighbours Ballina Stephenites by three points 0 – 10 to 0 – 7 in the County Division 1D League tie in Ballina. The home side had the assistance of the fresh breeze in the opening 30 minuets and lead at the break by 0 – 7 to 0 – 1 with Adrian Kelly the scorer in chief for the Stephenites Thomas McNulty grabbed his sides only first half score. Dean Loftus and Thomas McNulty with four points and sub Michael Gallagher pointed for the visitors but in between Brendan Murray tacked on three points to leave his side comfortable winners in the end
Crossmolina Patrick Loftus Fergal Gill Darren Caden Jason Murphy (Capt) Patrick Loftus Darragh McCormack Martin Connor David O’Malley Gergoil Gill Niall Timoney David Howley Tommy Walsh Kevin Keane Thomas McNulty 0 – 5 Nigal Lynn Subs Pierce Loftus for Martin Connor Noel Hegarty for Fergoil Gill Kevin McHugh for Patrick Loftus Dean Loftus 0 – 1 for Kevin Keane Michael Gallagher 0 – 1 for Tommy Walsh Kieran Haran for Patrick Loftus
Crossmolina team and scorers John Tolan Cillian This county U16 League tie was a game of two halves with home side Islandeady dominating the opening 30 minuets racing into a 3 – 6 to 0 -4 interval lead thanks to goals from Kevin Hennelly and Eoin Morris with Edward Gough kicking Crossmolina’s four points Conor McNulty bagged two goals and Adam Langan one and suddenly Crossmolina were right back in the game with only a point separating the sides by the 50th minuet. Islandeady introduced a couple of subs and they breathed new life and the scores flowed again with David Moran getting the killer score a gaol and Eoin Morris Cailin Joyce Ethan John Barrett tacked on points. Patrick McAndrew pointed and Edward Gough scored a goal from a penalty to leave the final score 4 – 12 to 4 – 7
Gilroy Sean Hegarty Cillian Fergus Luke Callaghan Lee Carolan Patrick McAndrew 0 – 1 Robert Murphy Adam Langan 1 – 0 Edward Gough 1 – 5 James Williams James Gill 0 – 1 Conor McNulty 2 – 0
Died in London
The death occurred peacefully on Monday 10th April of Patsy Hanrahan nee Kearns Norwood, South London and formerly of Carrowkilleen Crossmolina. Funeral is taking place in Norwood on Thursday 4th May. Patsy was predeceased by her husband Michael, is survived by her sons James, Paul and Noel, daughter Lorraine, daughters – In – law, son – in – law, Grandchildren, sisters Mollie Gallagher Shanvolahan, Kathleen Byrne, Aughrim Co Wicklow, nieces, nephews, extended family, many friends and neighbours, May she rest in peace.
Plans are well underway for Festival 2017 and Crossmolina Festival in conjunction with the Ballina Manor Hotel are pleased to announce International recording artist Sharon Shannon And Her Band in concert as part of this year's festival as part of Sharon's Summer Tour. Sharon has previously toured with Bono, Shane McGowan, Willie Nelson, The Waterboys and many more. Tickets will be on sale shortly. Best of luck to the current Nephin Rose, Laura Judge, who is taking part in the Mayo Rose of Tralee Finals next Saturday night.
Sympathy is extended to the Family’s of the following who died recently Peadar Tuffy Ballina Father of Breege Gordon Tubbermore Crossmolina, Loretta Clarke Enniscoe House Crossmolina, Sonny Shevlin Belmullet Father of Breda Ruane Comminch Castlehill, Kathleen Deane nee Gordon Late of Kildaree Crossmolina. May they rest in peace
CROSSMOLINA SINGING PUBS 2017