Colmcille GFC Notes

November 8, 2018

Our Junior B Team suffered defeat to Clonguish in the first round of the Championship last Wednesday.  They lost by 2 points, going down on a score line of 0-9 to 1-8.

Our Junior A team take on St. Brigid’s at 8pm in Killashee on Wednesday 28th while the Junior B team play Rathcline on Thursday 29th in Clonbonny , also at 8pm. Our senior will be in action in Round 2 of the Championship against Sean Connolly’s in Páirc na nGael on Sunday 1st August at 6.15.

We wish all or teams the best of luck for the upcoming fixtures. We would also like to wish Barry Mc Keon and the Longford Minor team the very best of luck in the All Ireland Minor Championship Quarter Final.

The club would like to thank the St. Faithleach’s for playing a challenge match against the senior team.

Congratulations to Liam Brady and Skull Khandi on winning the Longford’s Got Talent competition.

The Club will run a ‘Colmcille’s Got Talent’ fundraiser in August and all aspiring musicians, dancers, actors etc are keenly encouraged to take part. Please contact Marie O’Reilly Keenan on 087 9032887, Colm Ginty on 087 9912026 or send an email to


We would like to take this opportunity to wish Linda Reilly and Sean Kiernan the very best in their upcoming wedding.

Outstanding Value Ticket Packages for all GAA fans. Check or call Pearse Park on 043 6645219 for more details.

Replica Senior Team jerseys available in all sizes. Call Cathal Hawkins on 087 4168559 or email

There was no winner of the July 18th Lotto Draw (9, 18, 21, 29) of €4,800. Lucky dip winners were Linda Reilly, Fostra, Maude Farrell, Aughakine, Sean O’ Reilly, C/O Nellie Gormley, Peter Reilly, Smear. The Seller’s Prize was won by Marie Reilly Keenan. The Monthly Draw winner was The Heslin Family, Aughakiernan.

Next week’s lotto draw (1st August) takes place in the Glenview and Team 5 are on duty: Joe Mulligan, Ciaran Mc Keon, Gerry Mc Keon, J.P. Hourican.