Dungourney GAA Notes

27 October, 2015

Junior A County Final Dungourney 1-16 Cloughduv 2-13

Both teams must do it all over again after Saturday night great credit to the lads they fought and battled right to the final whistle. Played under lights in Pairc Ui Rinn in front of great support from young to old the Duns came out in force one man came all the way from Australia for the game.

Cloughduv opened the scoring in the first minute pointing from play, Shane Hegarty replied with his first of six points from play. Cloughduv pointed a free, Shane Jack Griffin and Ryan Denny all raised white flags leaving us two up after ten. Cloughduv scored from play again, Ryan responded from a free after Shane was fouled. Shane got the next score from play receiving the ball on the wing from Bill Ahern and slotting over, Cloughduv got two points a free and a 65. James McCarthy surged up from wing back onto a breaking ball and cooly slotted over, Cloughduv pointed from play. Bill pointed from a Kenneth Kelleher pass. A Cloughduv goal and point put them in front. We won a penalty after Kevin Rohan was fouled Shanes shot was saved and Cloughduv cleared. Shane pointed agin just before half time leaving us behind by the minimum.

Cloughduv were quick out of blocks to start the second half two points from frees. Jack opened our account for the second half raising a white flag, Cloughduv added two more points from play and a free leaving them four up. We rattled off the next four scores all points two frees from Ryan and one each from play from Shane and Kenneth. Ten minutes to go and Cloughduv got the next three scores a goal from play and two points from play and a free. This team have shown savage heart and character all year no matter how the game is going the lads don’t give up. Five points down with four minutes to go fellas showed calm heads. Shane pointed from play with 3 to go. Shane won the next ball burst through his shot was saved but Shane Casey was there to finish to the net. Jack Griffin showed nerves of steel to point from long range to level the game. That’s the way the game ended and both teams must do it all again on Friday night. Team Dave Hennessy, Martin Wall, Mark Hegarty, Eoin Ahern, John Ronayne, James Leahy, James McCarthy(0-1), Niall Motherway, Ryan Denny(0-4 3f), Kenneth Kelleher(0-1), Jack Griffin(0-3), Bill Ahern(0-1), Shane Hegarty(0-6), Shane Casey(1-0), Kevin Rohan Subs Paudie Harney, Kevin Kelleher, Steven Hickey

Lotto Result 12-10-2015

No’s Drawn. 4, 5, 21.

No winner. Lucky Dip.

€35 Brian Ronayne.

€25 Ann Ahern.

€15 Pat Rigney Jnr.


Lotto Result 19-10-2015

No’s Drawn. 3, 20, 21.

No winner. Lucky Dip.

€35 Mary Brown.

€25 Carlo Obrien.

€15 Sean Hayes.



Friday 30th October County Junior A Hurling Final Replay Dungourney vs Cloughduv in Pairc Ui Rinn at 7-30pm


Timothy O'Sullivan

Pro Dungourney Gaa