Killeagh GAA Club Notes

14 February, 2016

Killeagh GAA Club Weekly News                                                                                                                                                                 

NEWSLETTER FOR W/C February 15th 2016 .


Club Lotto Results;

Our last lotto draw took place on Tuesday February 9th where there was no winner of the €12,800 jackpot. Numbers drawn were 4, 21, 24 and 26. Lucky dip winners were Dermot Sheehan, Mary O’Connor, Tony Walsh and Catherine Foley. The jackpot prize for our next draw will be €13,000. It will take place in our clubhouse on Tuesday night, February 16th. You can now purchase your lotto ticket on-line; just follow the lotto link on the homepage of our website – Thanks to everyone who supports our weekly lotto draw [RN]

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Upcoming Club Events Diary2016:

We have some dates for important events at our club for 2016 so please make a note in your diary.


Motorview Four-mile Road Race and Fun-run is scheduled for Sunday 13th March. The road race, which is very kindly sponsored by main Kia dealer Motorview Motors in Midleton, is fully authorised by the AAI and the course is accurately measured. There are lots of classification prizes and spot prizes on offer. Full pre and post-race amenities are available for all competitors at our club grounds in Pairc Ui Chinneide. Registration at the Race Headquarters in Pairc Ui Chinneide is from 9.00am and entry is €10 for runners and €5 for walkers. Walkers start at 9.30am and runners start at 11.00am. Please contact Mr Dave Barry (0878123352) for all details of this event.

Our Annual Charity Golf Outing for the Margaret Rochford and Tom Fitzgibbon memorial trophies will take place at West Waterford Golf and Country Club Tuesday February 23rd, 2016. Golfers are invited to meet in clubhouse from 12.30pm for complimentary tea/coffee to be ready for a shotgun start at 1.30pm. Dinner and presentation of prizes will take place in clubhouse after golf. Cost is €40 and full and further details are available from Ray Rochford on 0872330054.     

Our Golf Classic for 2016 is scheduled for July 14th-16th at West Waterford Golf and Country Club

GAA Cul Camp week for 2016 is scheduled for July 18th – 22nd at Pairc Ui Chinneide

East Cork Football/Hurling;

The draws for the East Cork Football C’Ship were made recently and below are the draws which concern our three adult football teams together with scheduled dates of fixtures for each round. Full details of all draws and dates can be found on website

East Cork Junior A Football Championship 2016

Dungourney v Glenbower Rovers


East Cork Junior B Football Championship 2016

Glenbower Rovers v Russell Rovers


East Cork U21 B Football Championship 2016

Glenville v Glenbower Rovers


Football Championship Programme 2016 Fixture Dates

Sat 20th Feb U21B Football 1st Rd

Sat 27th Feb U21 B Football Q Finals

Sat 5th Mar U21 B Football S Finals

Sat 12th Mar Junior A Football Preliminary Rd

Sat 19th Mar U21 A & B Football Finals

Sat 26th Mar Junior A Football 1st Rd

Sat 2nd April Junior B Football 1st Rd

Sat 9th April Junior A Football 2nd Rd

Sat 16th April Junior B Football 2nd Rd

Sat 23rd April Junior A Football 3rd Rd

Sat 23rd April Junior B Football Q Finals 

Sat 30th April Junior A Football Q Finals 

Sat 7th May Junior B Football S Finals

Our junior football and hurling teams have games fixed over the coming fortnight. First up is the EC JFL Div 2 fixture against Ballinacurra which is in Killeagh on Tuesday February 16th with a throw-in time of 8.00pm. The following week on Wednesday 24th February there is an EC JHL Div 3 fixture against Russell Rovers at Kilavullen with the throw-in time yet to be confirmed. Please come out and support all our players and teams. Details of all fixtures are available on

Red FM SHL/Cork SH Championship 2016:

The Red FM Senior Hurling League is scheduled to commence during the month of February. Killeagh senior hurling team start off their campaign with a home game against Na Piarsaigh on Friday evening 26/2/16 in Killeagh with the throw in scheduled 8.00pm. The team and selectors and club would appreciate your support so please try your best to come out and cheer your team.

The new format for the county championship programme begins this coming season. In the senior hurling championship, Killeagh GAA club have been drawn to play Muskerry in the only preliminary tie of the draw. The winners of the tie go up against Newtownshandrum in the first round proper and the losers of the tie go into round 2B losers round where they will face the loser of the Erin’s Own/CIT Round 1 game. More details and explanations of the new format are available on the Cork GAA website.

Killeagh GAA Golf Society;

Killeagh GAA Golf Society are delighted to announce details of their annual away weekend of golf for 2016. It will take place on the weekend of March 4th and 5th. A great value weekend deal has been secured at the Aspect Hotel in Kilkenny where the cost per person sharing for 2 nights B and B and 1 evening dinner is €115. To book your stay please contact Mr Tim Crotty on 0872542193. Golf will be played on Friday in Callan for €25 and on Saturday in Kilkenny golf club for €30. Both courses offer fine course and clubhouse facilities and lend themselves to enjoyable golf breaks.  Accommodation is limited so you need to contact Tim as soon as possible to secure your place on what is always a very enjoyable weekend. A deposit of €25 is required at booking stage.