first_imgBuncrana GAA Notes For Week Ending Sunday 16th SeptemberCongratulations: Congratulations all round in the Club this week! Firstly, to C.LG. Bun Cranncha’s U16 hurlers who were crowned league champions last Thursday night with a great win over Aodh Rua Ballyshannon. Thanks to alot of hard work Hurling is really flourishing in Buncrana at present, as the Minors and U14 squads are already County Champions. Congratulations to everyone involved. Secondly, congratulations to the man of the moment Ryan Bradley, who was rewarded this week with an Ulster All-Star award. Ryan is truly deserving of this prestigous award, following a number a man of the match performances throughout the championship. Best of luck to Ryan and the rest of the lads in the final, the whole community is behind you. It’s been 20 years since Donegal have had this opportunity so let’s get the flags and jersey’s out and paint the entire community green and gold!U21 Championship: Buncrana were in action in the semi-final of the U21 Championship on Sunday afternoon, when they where faced with Noamh Brid. Buncrana started brightly with two opening scores from Calvin Jones, which were followed up by a goal from Ruarí Connolly. Noamh Brid got on the score sheet with a point from Shane Walsh, however Buncrana were placed back in the driving sheet with points from Peter McLaughlin and a free from Patrick McMyler. Further points were registered for Naomh Brid by the impressive Shane Walsh, and a somewhat fortunate goal meant that Naomh Brid went in at half-time with a three point lead. HT Naomh Brid 1-7 Buncrana 1-4. Buncrana came out attacking in the second half with Darragh O’Connor and Ruairí Connolly placing points on the board, before Shane Walsh pointed from play and added three frees for Naomh Brid. The latter stages of the second half were dominated by Noamh Brid and they ran out winners on a scoreline of 2-9 to 1-10. Despite the result the Buncrana lads can be proud of there performances this year with many making the breakthrough into the senior sides.Sports Prediction Competition: The Buncrana GAA Sports Prediction Competition is in full flow and listed below is the current top ten, please log on to the Buncrana GAA Facebook page for further details:1. Oisin McColgan, 2. Stephen Moore, 3. Aidan Mulholland, 4. Brian Moran, 5. Bridget McDaid, 6. Andrew McLaughlin, 7. Andy McLaughlin (Senior), 8. Mathew Cutliffe, 9. James McDaid, 10. Ronan Doherty.5 MIle Walk/Run: Buncrana GAA have launched an exciting new annual event 5 Mile Road Race/Walk on All Ireland Final Weekend, Friday 21st September in aid of the Youth Development Fund. Runners & Walkers at all levels welcomed, please pre-register by emailing [email protected] Football: U8 Football Training has now finished for the season and the management team would like to thank all we participated in a busy year for both training and blitz’s. Thanks to all parent who helped throughout the year. A note will be sent out when the training is to re-start.U10 Football: Training continues every Friday at 7.00pm at the Scarvey and new players are always welcome.Boys U14 Hurling: Boys U14 Hurling training takes place at the Scarvey every Tuesday and Thursday evening at 7.00pm. If you haven’t played before and are interested in playing Hurling please feel free to come along.Boys U14 Football: Training for the boys U14 team will take place on Monday evening at 5.00pm. New and returning players are always welcome. Boys U14 & U18 Hurling: Hurling training for boys aged 14 to 18 years takes place every Saturday at the Scarvey at 3.00pm-5.00pm. New players are always welcome.U8 and U10 Hurling: Hurling training for children under 8 and under 10 years takes place each Sunday at 11.00am. If your child would like to learn the basic skills of hurling in a safe and fun environment please come down and try it out, new players are always welcome.Lotto: The winning numbers in the €3,040 jackpot lotto draw, which took place on Tuesday 4th September in O’Flaherty’s Bar on the Main Street, are as follows: 1, 5, 25, 29There was no jackpot winner this week, however prizes of  €20 go to each of the following participants: Noel O’Donnell, 4 RockytownFergal McLaughlin, PorthawCatherine Porter, 5 Castle AvenueNoel O’Donnell, 4 RockytownCaolan McCann, IlliesCongratulations to our winners, particularly Noel O’Donnell who was lucky enough to be picked out twice, and thank you to all for your continued support, it is very much appreciated.Club Notes: Anyone who would like to receive a copy of the weekly club notes should email Oisín at [email protected] to be included on the mailing list. If you have any items which you think should be included in the club’s weekly notes, please email Oisín at [email protected] by 6pm on each Sunday for consideration. To keep up to date with all the latest goings-on, please join us on orín DohertyPRO CLG Bun [email protected]: BUNCRANA GAA CLUB NEWS was last modified: September 10th, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:GAA: BUNCRANA GAA CLUB NEWSlast_img read more