Junior Semi Final
Annaduff lost to Melvin Gaels inspired by Peter McGowan who scored 1-7 in the Junior Semi Final in Drumshanbo on Saturday evening by 3-8 to 1-9. Melvin Gaels were the better team and deserved their victory.Annaduff’s best player Ml. Rowley opened the scoring with a point in the 2nd minute. Seamus Mulvihill added another point in the 5th minute. Melvin Gaels got the next three scores, a pointed free from Peter McGowan, a goal from Fergal Gallagher in the 9th minute and a further point from play from Peter McGowan.Ronan Conroy got a lovely point for Annaduff from a very acute angle.The impressive Peter McGowan scored three points in succession for the North Leitrim team. The final point of the half came from Jessie McGuinness to leave the half time score Melvin Gaels 1-7 to Annaduff’s 0-3. Annaduff had the wind advantage in the second period, Peter McGowan pointed a free for the Gaels in the 32nd minute. Ml. Rowley pointed a free for Annaduff, Seamus Mulvihill added another. Annaduff were dealt a cruel blow when full back Chris Farrell received a red in the 44th minute. Three minutes later Declan Roper got a goal for Melvin Gaels.Ml. Rowley pointed a free for Annaduff followed by a well taken Micheal O’Dowd goal.Colm Cox added a point and Ml. Rowley got two more points to leave the score at the end of normal time Melvin Gaels 2-8 to Annaduff’s 1-9. The match ended as a contest when Melvin Gaels were awarded a penalty a minute into added time. The penalty was expertly converted by Peter McGowam to leave Melvin Gaels winners by 3-8 to 1-9. Melvin Gaels : Peter O’Reilly, Sean Kilkenny, Pat Gallagher, Blaine Mulligan, Anthony Tiffoney, Bernard McGowan, Martin McCarron, Paul McGurran,Patrick McGowan,Jessie McGuinness (0-1) Peter McGowan (1-7,0-3 from frees,1-0 from a Penalty),Fergal Gallagher (1-0),Peter McGloin, Declan Roper (1-0). Subs used : Philip McGowan, Dan Branley . Annaduff : Barry Daly,Colm Hagan, Chris Farrell,Dean Gill, Ciaran McLoughlin,Matty Cox (Capt.),Martin Faughnan, Brendan Guckian, Thomas Flanagan, Ml. Rowley ( 0-5,0-3 from frees),Alan Rowley, Johnny O’Connor, Seamus Mulvihill (0-2,0-1 from a free), Ronan Conroy (0-1), Ml. O’Dowd (1-0).Subs used :Colm Cox (0-1). Match Photos
Annaduff Parish and G.A.A Lotto
At the draw held in Taylors of Drumsna , there was no Jackpot winner. The numbers drawn were :5,6,16,21.The 50 euro winner was Sophie Reynolds, Derrywillow. The 25 euro winners were Liam Faughnan, Aughintass, Seamus Conroy, Clooncolry, Kathleen Moran, Church View, Drumsna, Myra Dolan, Furnace.The next draw in McLoughlin’s of Drumdna on Sunday night next with a jackpot of 3,000 Euro.
Congratulations to Joseph Beirne, Drumgildra and Edinburgh on his Engagement to Cara McGregor, Edinburgh.
There will be a Coffee Evening in aid of North West Hospice in Annaduff Community Centre on Thursday next 15th September between 8pm and 10pm.
Division 1 win over County Champions
We had a one point win 1-10 to 0-12 over Glencar/ Manor in Belcoo on Sunday last in Division 1. A good result after the champioship defeat to St. Mary’s.Ronan McCormack got the crucial goal. Annaduff : Kevin Ludlow, James Cox, Dermot Reynolds, Conor McLoughlin, Dylan Kane, David Duignan, Sean McNabola, Matty Cox, Brendan Guckian, Alan Cox, Ml. Moyles, Cathal Cox,Joe Cox, Ronan McCormack,Ray Cox. Subs used : Colm Cox, Ml. Rowley, Padraic Carroll.