24th July 2017: Numbers Drawn: 14, 26, 28 & 34. No Jackpot Winner. Two Match 3 Winners – €100 each – Phyl McDonald (Declan Daly), Brian & Mary (Paddy Tooher). Promoters Prize €50 – O’Sullivan’s. Thank you to all those who continue to support our weekly lotto. The lotto jackpot remains at €20,000 and tickets are available for €2 each from all committee members and local businesses. Yearly tickets are also available; please contact any committee member if interested. Our lotto can now be played online also at www.smartlotto.ie.
Well done to our Senior hurlers who recorded their fourth win of the group defeating Lusmagh by 1-19 to 1-15 on Sunday morning in Rath.
Congratulations to our Junior B hurlers who have qualified for the county final against Brosna Gaels after an excellent 1-13 to 0-6 victory over Clodiagh Gaels on Saturday evening in Rath. Our Junior A hurlers received a walkover from Shamrocks for their game.
Our intermediate hurlers received a walkover from Clodiagh Gaels for the championship game which was scheduled for the weekend.
Well done to our Minor hurlers who defeated Na Fianna in the championship on Wednesday last in Killeigh. The minimum was the difference between the sides after 15 minutes with K/K 0-4 to 0-3 ahead but they outscored Na Fianna by 0-4 to 0-1 for the next quarter, Conor Lowry 0-3 and Niall Egan with the other, to lead by 0-8 to 0-4 at the break. A very strong start to the second half ensured victory for K/K with Lochlann Kavanagh getting K/K’s first goal in the 37th minute and points from Niall Egan, Cathal Kiely, Conor Lowry and Bryan Mullen leaving K/K 1-15 to 0-4 up after 45 minutes. Further points followed from Bryan Mullen (3) and Lochlann Kavanagh (2) before Philip Cooney struck K/K’s second goal late on as K/K ran out 2-20 to 1-6 winners. Team & Scorers: Dan Gleeson, Rory Gleeson, Shane Mulrooney, Dean Brummell, Joe Daly, Cathal Kiely (0-4, 2f, 1 ’65), Eamon Bracken, Conor Lowry (0-6), Cathal Donoghue, Ciaran Moore, Niall Egan (0-3), Bryan Mullen (0-5), Kevin Daly, Eoin Gleeson, Lochlann Kavanagh (1-2, 0-1f). Subs used: Daniel Conway (for D. Brummell, 46mins), Dan Murray (for E. Gleeson, 46mins), Jack Screeney (for C. Donoghue, 41mins), Sean Kilmartin (for E. Bracken, 55mins), Philip Cooney (1-0) (for C. Moore, 55mins).
Hard luck to our U14 footballers who lost out to Ballinamere/Durrow by 4-17 to 2-5 in Durrow on Wednesday night.
All Ireland Poc Fada
Best of luck to Cathal Kiely who represents club, county and province in the All-Ireland U16 Poc Fada final in the Cooley Mountains in Co. Louth this Saturday 5th August.
See fixtures for details of all this week’s games.
Kilcormac/Killoughey GAA Club would like to express our sincere sympathy to the Fox family on the death of Liam Fox, Broughall, Kilcormac last week and to the Kelly family on the death of Tommie Kelly, Tullamore. Ar Dheis Dé go raibh siad.