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Clontibret Notes

May 24th, 2011


Match of the Weekend

Clontibret 1-12, Ballybay 1-5. We won easily enough in the end with a goal in the last few minutes to cap a fine display. Team and scorers: Paul McElroy, Martin Corey, Colum Greenan, Padraig McGuigan, Rodney Gorman, Dessie Mone, Pauric Boyle, John Paul Mone, Daithi McKeown, Johnny McKenna (0-1), David Savage (0-1), Ronan Murphy, Ryan McGuigan (0-2), Conor McManus (0-6, 0-4 frees), Vinnie Corey (0-2). Subs Used: Donal Carragher, Fergal Mone (1-0), Fergal McGuigan, Eoin McGuigan, Kieran Greenan.

Reserve League Division 1

We play the Harps on Sunday in Rooskey which has now been moved to 12pm. Our next game in this league is scheduled away to Cremartin on Wednesday, 22nd June.

O’Duffy Cup

We played Tyholland at home in the first round of the O’Duffy Cup yesterday, Wednesday, result next week.

Reserve League Division 3

Clontibret 1-12, Rockcorry 0-7. We started this game slowly but a strong second half performance left the result in no doubt at the finish. Team and scorers: Darren McDonnell, Brian McSkane, Kevin Ward, Shane McNally, Fergal McGuigan (0-1), Brian Morgan (0-2), Christopher Fanning, Kieran Greenan, Fergal Greenan, Paul Winters (0-2), Philip Rooney, Darren Murphy, Niall Duffy (0-3), Aiden Leonard (0-1), Shane Murphy. Subs: Mark Ward (1-0), Declan Moen, Kevin McSkeane.

Clontibret 2-13, Truagh 2-8. Despite struggling for numbers the players on duty last Saturday night gave their all to claim a clear cut victory. This team will play in the first round of the championship against Currin on Friday week, 3rd June.

Minor League

Clontibret 4-10, St. Pat’s 0-10. A good win against St. Pat’s last week saw the end of the league until after the break for the exams. Good luck to all players preparing for and undertaking important exams.

U16 League

Clontibret 4-14, Latton 4-9. A high scoring game where the result went right for us in the end. There will be a break in this league for a few weeks with the next match scheduled for the end of June.

U14 League

Next Tuesday our u14s play Toome in Toome at 7pm.

U12 Finals

The Spring league finals take place this weekend in Cloghan. Zone 1 team are out against Seans at 11am while Zone 2 are out against Clones at 12pm. The bus leaves the community centre at 10am sharp. Good luck to all the boys. All support is greatly welcomed for these young players.


Well done to the u10s who took part in Go Games last Saturday. In tough conditions the players showed some excellent skills and performed very well. They also did themselves proud at halftime in the senior league game against Ballybay. Thanks to all who helped out over the weekend

U8s & Nursery

Training continues on Tuesdays at 6.30pm. All regulars and newcomers are very welcome to come along.


Congratulations to all our young players who have celebrated their First Communion or Confirmation over the last few weekends.


The Ulster Senior Football Championship game Tyrone v. Monaghan on Sunday 5th June 2011 is NOT an all ticket game. Tickets are only required for the Covered Stand. Terraces are cash at turnstiles. There will be a number of tickets available to Monaghan County Board for this game. Those looking for tickets should place the order with the club chairman or secretary by Saturday evening. Covered Stand tickets are €27.

Lost Clothing

A number of coats have accumulated at the clubrooms. Anything not claimed in the next week will be dumped. Please contact Kevin.

Sport Coaching Course 2011/2012

The Coaching Officer and GDM have been working with MIFET over the last few years delivering GAA Child Protection and Foundation Level courses.

They have now supported the college in putting together a more extensive Sport Coaching Course and have linked in with the Armagh College and hosted a meeting between the course co-ordinators. It is strongly recommended that all those interested should visit the web site for an application form and additional course information.

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