The Club congratulates, Tony Dowling, Glanduff (Seller: Coffeys Bar) who won €1,061 in the Club’s weekly draw. 50/50 draw next week Saturday 25th July will be in Clay Pipe, Knockcroghery. You can sign up for the next 52 weeks (Cost €100) or 26 weeks (Cost €50) at any time, please contact 087 3552383 for details and online Club website at Envelopes, for entry into each individual draw on each Saturday, are also available in the Shops/Post Office and Bars in the locality, as well as from John Corcoran’s Menswear and Roscommon Leisure Zone in Roscommon – only €2 per draw. David O’Connor, Team 1 on selling duty.

Senior Football: This week in Division 4 we play Roscommon Gaels on Wednesday 22nd July at 8pm in Knockcroghery and in the O’Gara Cup we play Creggs on Sunday 26th July at 1pm in Creggs. O’Gara Football League: St. Dominics lost out by one point to Kilmore on Sunday last in Knockcroghery 0-15 to 2-8. Kilmore started the more determined and led by 3 points after seven minutes but Dominics then settled and despite losing Michael Finneran to injury, trailed by just 0-6 to 0-3 at the break. Kilmore were the better side in the second half scoring some great long range points. St. Dominics kept plugging away and could have stolen a draw in the end Team- M Miley P Joyce D Corcoran M Byrne M Grady K Dockery T Gately C Hunt M Finneran E McCormack C Fallon (0-5) S. Farrell U Kelly (0-1) O Milton (0-1) D Donnelly(1-1) Subs- P Dolan for M Finneran B Carney (1-0) for C Hunt A Fallon for U Kelly. Division 4 Football: St. Dominics lost out to a strong Strokestown side on Wednesday last on a scoreline of 3-11 to 1-8. Dominics were well in the game with five minutes left but two goals and a point in injury time secured victory for Strokestown. Team – K Mullarney A Grady P Joyce D Donnelly M Donnelly A Naughton P Carney A Fallon C Hunt N Carney T Gilleran B Carney J Gately D Dowling A Kelly.

Senior Hurling: The U-21 hurlers are playing Padraig Pearses in the County Final on Tuesday evening 21st July at 7:30pm in Athleague. The lads had a good win against Athleague-Tremane in the semi-final and are in good form heading into the final. Please come over and support the lads and cheer them on. The Claypipe Bar senior team play Athleague in the second round of the championship on Friday evening next in Athleague at 7:30pm. The team are in good shape going into this one after a good win against Oran in round one. The club would like to wish Padraig Beirne and Kelly Gallagher the best of luck for their upcoming wedding at the weekend and wish them all the best for the future.

Camogie: Training resumes this week for the U8’s and U10’S on Thursday evening at 7pm on the back pitch. The next U8 blitz is on Saturday, August 8th in Tulsk. The next U-10 blitz is this Friday, 24th July in Four Roads. Spare hurls and helmets are available from the club for those who wish to try out camogie for a few sessions before buying their own. The U-12 team played two matches in the past week. They started their season off last Monday evening with a great win over Oran on a score line of 6-2 to 0-1. The girls played well and kept going until the end. Scores from Anna Campbell, Niamh Fitzgerald, Rose Appleby and Natasha Kennan secured the win for St. Dominic’s. The captain for the day was Katie Lohan. Panel: Ellen Cafferkey, Katie Lohan, Evelyn Kilcline, Michaela Lohan, Emma Connaughton, Niamh Fitzgerald, Anna Campbell, Laoise Mahon, Shona Grady, Rose Appleby, Natasha Kennan, Jessica Kennan, Roisin Mahon, Rachel Dolan, Molly Anne Feeley, Esther Bridcut-Barry, Hannah Murray. The girls played their next game last Saturday against Four Roads. They played well and fought hard. They were against a strong wind in the first half and were 1-1 down at half time. The girls battled away. Scores from Anna Campbell and Niamh Fitzgerald kept St. Dominics in the game. They were unlucky to lose by a goal in the end. They are improving every time they take to the field. Well done! Panel: Ellen Cafferkey, Katie Lohan, Evelyn Kilcline, Michaela Lohan, Emma Connaughton, Niamh Fitzgerald, Anna Campbell, Laoise Mahon, Shona Grady, Natasha Kennan, Rachel Dolan, Molly Anne Feeley, Esther Bridcut-Barry, Roisin Kenny, Ava Whitney. Their next game is against Athleague on Saturday, 25th July in Athleague. Training continues for U-12’s on Monday evenings at 5.30pm. Under 16 & Minor: Best of luck to the Minor Camogie Team who play Oran on Monday, 20th July in Rockfield at 8pm. Under 16 and Minor training continues on Wednesday evenings at 8pm. All players are asked to attend. Junior & Senior Camogie: Congratulations to the Hodson Bay sponsored Camogie team who beat Padraig Pearses on a scoreline of 5-4 to 1-4 last week. The Knockcroghery girls were quick to score early in the game and this lead gave them a great boost in the first half. Dominic’s executed great scores throughout the game and their skill development was evident throughout. Final score: St. Dominic’s 5:4 Padraig Pearses 1:4. Thank you to the supporters who attended the match. Panel: Caroline Connaughton, Sinead Morris, Aisling Dolan, Eimear Mc Nally, Rachel Corcoran, Aisling Byrne, Sile Carney, Edelle Gately, Fiona Murray, Rachel Dolan, Caoilfhionn Cox, Ann-Marie Murray, Niamh Walsh, Aoife Coyle, Katie Lyons, Julie Healy, Rachel Conroy, Lauren Conroy, Michelle McLaughlin. Junior/Senior Camogie training continues on Monday evenings at 7.30pm, Thursdays at 8pm and Saturdays at 10am. The next Junior game against Roscommon Gaels will be played on Wednesday, 22nd July at 7.30pm in Lisnamult pitch. Please come and support the girls! Congratulations to Caroline Connaughton, Susan Spillane, Edelle Gately, Aisling Byrne, Sile Carney, Joanne Beattie and Caoilfhionn Cox who were part of the County Camogie Panel that defeated Armagh on a scoreline of 5-11 to 2-09 last Sunday. Well done to Eimear, Aoife and Ciara on reaching the All-Ireland Under 16 B Final in Ladies Football.

Ladies Football: Well done to all our U-8 and U-10 ladies on a great turnout and superb play in last Friday evening’s games against Clann na nGael. Our next series of games take place Saturday 25th at St. Dominic’s pitch against St. Ciarans, 10.00am start. It is a great chance to watch our stars of the future putting all their skills into practice and have great FUN at the same time. Training continues for our U-12 ladies Tuesday from 6.30pm to 7.30pm and Thursday 6.00pm to 7.00pm, weather permitting. Congratulations to Eimear McNally, Aoife Gavin, Ciara Corcoran and Roscommon U-16 Ladies who have progressed to the All-Ireland U-16 Final which takes place on Wednesday 29th July against Waterford, please come along and show your support. Training continues Tuesday and Friday evening from 7.00pm to 8.00pm for our “Roscommon Leisure Zone” sponsored Minor and Junior Ladies panels.

Club Notes – 20th July 2015