Currin GFC Notes
Draw result for Sunday 21st August 2022
Winning numbers, 2, 6, 21, 31
No Jackpot winner.
5 X €25.00, ‘Lucky dip’, Prizewinners,
Roger Carey, Scotshouse. (Smart Lotto)
Lisa Connolly, Rockcorry. (Smart Lotto)
Jason McGeady, Clones. (Smart Lotto)
Seamus McQuaid, Scotshouse.
Rachel Boylan, Scotshouse.
Next draw will take place on Sunday 28th of August 2022 at 7:30pm in Connolly’s pub. The Jackpot will now be €7,600.
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Currin V Killeevan
On Saturday the 13th of August we welcomed Killeevan to a very sunny Currin in the second round of the championship where we came away with a much-needed win.
Killeevan opened the score with a point before we found the back of the Killeevan net. A couple of points were traded on both sides just before the water break due to the intense heat.
From the break Killeevan found the back of the Currin net to leave sides level at 1-3 to 1-3.
But another good move saw us find the back of the Killeevan net and before half time, we added another couple of points to leave us leading 2-5 to 1-3 at the half time whistle.
The second half resumed and both teams scored a number of points however, we were guilty of some poor wides. Thankfully, the game ended with a home victory.
Team & Subs
Fergal Connolly, James McQuaid, Terry McEntee, Danny McQuaid, Colm McCaffrey, Conor McCaffrey, Ronan King, Conor Smyth, Jason McKernan (0-1), Stephen Smyth (0-4), Niall McEntee, Andrew Rossiter (1-1) Jack McQuaid, Tiernan Kearns (1-2), Enda McCaffrey (0-1)
Kevin Murphy for Jack McQuaid, Paddy McDermott for Ronan King, Cian North for Niall McEntee.
Kevin McPhillips, Luke Rooney & Darragh Brady.
A special mention must go to Hugo Clerkin who was our MC and Aoife North who sang the National Anthem for our game. Thanks to both of you for your contribution.
Currin V Clones
On Sunday last, we made the short distance to St Tiarnach’s Park in the third round of the championship to face Clones in front of a large crowd.
Clones got off to an excellent start and went three points up to no score up. We registered our first score shortly afterwards before Clones took another point from play. However, we started to get in to game playing much better football and our score line was displaying these efforts. We were trailing by a point at 0-8 to 0-7 before we hit the back of the Clones net. We both added points just before half time to leave us leading by two points at 0-9 to 1-8.
The second half resumed with Clones securing an early goal and pushed on adding further points before getting their second goal leaving score line of 2-10 to 1-8. Clones were just too strong for the lads and added further points leaving the final score line of 2-15 to 1-12. We did push to the end, but chances went a begging, and we could not find a much-needed goal. In the end we lost by six points.
On a positive note, it was fantastic to have Jack back and impressed as usual even though heavenly marked.
Team & Subs
Fergal Connolly, James McQuaid, Sean Brady, Terry McEntee (1-0), Danny McQuaid, Conor McCaffrey, Colm McCaffrey, Jason McKernan, Conor Smyth (0-1), Andrew Rossiter, Stephen Smyth, Niall McEntee, Jack McCarron (0-10), Tiernan Kearns (0-1), Enda McCaffrey.
Ronan King for Sean Brady, Jack McQuaid for Niall McEntee, Kevin Murphy for Andrew Rossiter.
Luke Rooney, Paddy McDermott, Cian North, Kevin McPhillips, Hughie Reilly.
We have no game until the weekend of the 11th of September.
We would like to wish Ciaran McCaffrey a speedy recovery after his surgery last week and Declan McCaffrey. Best wishes to both of you.
A Date for the Diary
The Martin McCaul Annual Memorial Run will take place on Sunday the 4th of September and will leave Scotshouse Village at 1:45pm. There will be music in Connolly’s bar afterwards and all donations will go to the Oncology Unit in Cavan/Monaghan. Keep this date free as it promises to be a fantastic day out! More details to follow