This Sunday we will host the Donegal v Laois NFL Div. 1 game in O’Donnell Park, throw-in is at 1pm. All Stewards are asked to be at the Park for 11:30am and not to bring their cars. Stewards are also reminded to stay behind and help with the clean up operation.
The Annual Presentation Night will take place in the Orchard Inn on Friday, Feb. 24th at 7:30pm. Tickets will be available later this week.
The Hurlers opened their Ulster League campaign with a comprehensive win over Cluain (Glencar / Manorhamilton) by 2-17 to 0-06. This week they travel to Blacklion to take on Edgeworthstown outfit, Wolfe Tones.
The club will be taking part in the first round of Scór Sinsir in Glenswilly this Saturday 11th February at 7.30pm. A good night is assured and all support will be welcome. Ádh mór agus go n-éirigh go geal le na hiomaitheoirí go léir as CLG Naomh Adhamhnáin.
The next meeting for Strictly Come Dancing takes place on Thursday, Feb. 16th. Preparations are well under way and tickets will be available in the next week. The Big Night is on in the Mt. Errigal Hotel on Friday, March 9th.
U8, U10 & U12 Girls Football training continues in the Loreto Gym on Wednesdays at 6pm with the U-14’s on at 7pm. New members welcome.
Core / Circuit Training for the Ladies Minors and Seniors continues in the Loreto Gym on Fridays between 5:30pm and 7pm. New players welcome. Congratulations to Rose Boyle who made her competitive debut for the Donegal Senior Ladies on Sunday.
There is a Level 1 Coaching Course in O’Donnell Park this weekend (Friday evening & Saturday during the day) 10th & 11th and possibly next weekend as well (4 day course). Anyone interested contact Jim Clarke asap on 086-3131550.
Our new Registrar is holding a Registration Day this Saturday, Feb. 11th in the Clubhouse between 11am – 1pm. All Minor Board members in particular are encouraged to attend as all players must be registered with the Northern Board by the end of February. Membership prices remain at the 2011 prices for 2012.
There were 3 winning tickets in this week’s Lotto Draw. They matched 3 numbers and win €35 each. Numbers drawn were 1-4-11-13. Peter Timoney, Ballymacool; Brian McAleer, Lismonaghan (both card) and Jack McLaughlin, Port Rd. (Adrian). Next week’s jackpot is €1,550.
The Community Games Ulster Finals will be held in Letterkenny on June 23rd. The events include Gaelic U10 boys/girls or mixed, Gaelic U12 girls, Camogie U14, Hurling U11, Rounders U13, U15 boys and girls teams, Handball U13, U15. Competitors must be under the age on the 31st July 2012 and may only compete for the area where they reside (East or West). Managers are required to prepare teams for the County Finals in these events and those willing to help out may contact the Secretary on 087-6282515.