Swinford Killasser Ladies GFC In Connacht Championship
Swinford Killasser Ladies GFC in Connacht Intermediate Championship
Connacht Intermediate Championship Semi Final; Sunday October 12th at 3pm in Ballyhaunis: Swinford Killasser (Mayo) v St Michaels (Sligo)
Swinford Killasser Ladies GFC take on the Sligo champions, St Michaels, in the Connacht Intermediate Championship semi-final on Sunday next, October 12th, at 3pm in Ballyhaunis. Having defeated Westport in the County semi-final and St Brigids in the County Final, Swinford
Killasser now go on to represent Mayo in the Connacht Championship as Mayo County Champions. This has being an exceptional season for the girls and we wish them the best of luck on their journey through Connacht.
Swinford Killasser Ladies GFC U16s, who won the A Championship two weeks ago, will bid to make it a League & Championship double when they take on Burrishoole in the Division 1 League Final on Saturday week, October 18th.
Our Minor team have also qualified for the League semi-final, which looks likely to be a home fixture against Knockmore. The date for this semi-final has yet to
be decided, as Our Intermediate team are representing Mayo in Connacht.
And, last but not least, our exceptionally talented U13 team defeated Charlestown on Monday at Swinford Amenity Park.This was the last game in the East Mayo section and completed a grand slam of five wins out of five for Swinford Killasser; thus qualifying for the County A Quarter Final. With one team in Connacht and three more in the latter stages of county competitions there looks to be a busy month of football ahead for Swinford Killasser Ladies GFC.
Swinford Killasser Ladies GFC U8s & U10s enjoy an evening at the Circus
Swinford Killasser Ladies GFC U8 & U10 teams enjoyed a visit to Fossetts Circus, one of Irelands biggest and longest running circuses, at Swinford Amenity Park on Monday and Tuesday last. The girls had a wonderful time and we thank the coaches who took time out to bring them. We also thank the many parents for their messages of appreciation. Our U8s recently attended a Blitz in Kilmovee and our U10s attended a blitz in Foxford on Saturday last. A full county U10 blitz will be held this Saturday in the Connacht Centre of Excellence.
Swinford Killasser Ladies GFCs Claire wins Australian Championship
Congratulations to former Swinford Killasser Ladies GFC player, Claire Tierney. Last week Claire represented Western Australia at the All Australia Championship in Melbourne. Claire plays her club football for Southern Districts Gaelic Football & Camogie Club in Perth. She was selected to play for the state team earlier in the summer. The championship was played over four days with all the Australian state teams participating. Claire’s Western Australia team enjoyed a very successful Championship and went on to win the Plate with a fabulous one point triumph over Victoria in the final. Claire can be seen on Swinford.ie proudly holding the Championship trophy in the black and amber jersey of her Western Australian team. Congratulations again to Swinford Killassers Claire and indeed to all those representing Ireland and the LGFA abroad.
Swinford Killasser Ladies GFC Fixtures
Sat 11th Oct U10 Blitz at Connacht Centre of Excellence at 10am.
Sun 12th Oct Connacht Intermediate Championship Semifinal v St Michaels (Sligo) in Ballyhaunis at 3pm.
Mon 13th Oct Scoil Muire & Padraig U14s game at home at 11am
Sat 18th Oct U16 Division 1 League Final v Burrishoole, Time & Venue TBC
Swinford Community Lotto
Results for October 6th 2014
Numbers: 4 23 27 28
€70 Local Shopping Voucher Winners
Maura Maye, Bushfield
John Horkan, Dublin Road
Paul Brennan, Killasser
Stephen McNicholas, Meelick
Grosvenor Girls, Swinford District Hospital
Jackpot is Now
Next Draw Takes Place on Monday October 13th