Corduff Gaels Lotto:
The weekly Lotto draw took place on Sunday night in MC’s Shercock with a jackpot of €6,300. There was no winner of the jackpot and the numbers drawn were 3,5,8 and 16. Congratulations to the 5 Lucky Dip winners Eileen Carragher,Colm McCaffrey,Darragh Roe,Michael McEneaney and Brian Devlin. This week’s draw takes place in Mc Ardle’s on Sunday 18th August with a jackpot of €6,400. The Lotto will be on sale in usual outlets so your continued support would be appreciated.
2019 McElvaney’s Intermediate Championship:
This week attention switches to the Intermediate Club Championship season which gets underway on Saturday evening with all roads leading to Inniskeen as Corduff Gaels play neighbours Aughnamullen. Throw-in at 6pm. The club extends good luck to the team and management and we are calling on all supporters to get decked out in black and amber and make the short trip to Inniskeen to show your support. This match is the forerunner of a double header the second of which is between Killanny and Donaghmoyne at 7:30pm.
Monaghan Electrical Intermediate League:
Corduff Gaels hosted 2 Monaghan Electrical Intermediate matches last week the first of which was against Monaghan Harps on Wednesday night 7th August.The visitors settled into the match with a point in the 2nd minute while it took the hosts 9 minutes to register their first score by Michael Connolly. A Fergal Hanratty goal levelled matters 1-1 to 04 in the 20th minute. Another Michael Connolly point levelled things again for the second time on 1-2 to 0-5. However it was Harps that pushed forward going 2 points up at the interval 1-2 to 0-7. The second half started as the first one had with Monaghan Harps popping over 2 before Fergal Hanratty was on target in the 4th minute. Indeed Corduff’s Hanratty and Martin Mills were to be the sides only scorers in the second half registering 0-6 between them . The work of the Ben in goals and the backs kept Harps goal free throughout but it wasn’t enough as the visitors went away with the points on a final scoreline of Corduff 2-7 Monaghan Harps 0-17. Corduff Gaels extends massive thanks to match sponsor Ciarán Marron of Activ8.
On Sunday Corduff Gaels welcomed Emyvale for Round 15 of the Intermediate League. This was a tightly contested match from end to end with Emyvale ahead by 1 at the interval and ahead by 1 again at the final whistle on a scoreline of Corduff 1-14 Emyvale 2-12. The club extends huge thanks to match sponsors Brendan and Martina Browne of MC’s Shercock.As always, we encourage everyone to support our match sponsors.
Congratulations: Corduff Gaels and Ladies would like to congratulate all members who received Leaving Certificate results on Tuesday. The wait is over and the world is your oyster!
Gerry’s Prepared Veg U13 Division 3 and 4 Championship
On Saturday 10th Corduff registered a good win over Killeevan . This evening, Thursday 15th August Corduff play Ballybay in Drumhowan at 7:30pm and good luck is extended to the team and management.
U11 Liam Stirrat Development League:
Corduff are away to Latton on Saturday in Zone C Round 5 of the league at 12 and 1pm.
Mallon’s Sausages U17 Final:
Congratulations to Corduff Gaels on qualifying for the Division 4 U17 Final which was played on Tuesday evening. Check social media platforms for result.
Mallon’s U17 Division 3 and 4 Championship Group 1 Round 1:
Corduff are away to Aughnamullen on Tuesday 20th at 7:30pm
Good Luck to Oran Farrelly who is participating in the Community Games U12 Long Puck Final in Limerick this weekend. This is a great achievement for Oran as he proudly represents the Carrick Hurling Club and County Monaghan in the final. All those years of practice are paying off Oran! Have a great weekend!
U12: Wednesday 21st August Corduff V BYE
U16 Championship : Monday 19th August Corduff V Monaghan Harps Venue:Monaghan @7pm
On Thursday last Corduff Ladies minor team was away to Tyholland and registered a draw. Despite been 7 points down and after a few key players sustaining injuries during the match the girls dug deep and made a massive comeback to draw level by the final whistle. They now play Sean McDermotts in Corduff this evening at 7pm.
On Sunday last 11th August Corduff played O’Neills in the Division 2 League Semifinal. In a dramatic first 6 minute period O’Neills ran up a 2-4 lead with one of the goals from a penalty. When Corduff finally registered a score it was also a penalty converted by Louise Byrne.Corduff enjoyed a period of dominance and added points by Sinead McEneaney and Emma Conlon. O’Neills responded adding 1-3.It was Corduff that finished the half stronger adding a goal each from Louise Byrne and Laura Mc Enaney plus points from Elena McEnaney and Eva Woods reducing the margin to 5 on a scoreline of Corduff 3-4 O’Neills 3-9.
Corduff started stronger after the interval adding a goal plus points from Sinead McEneaney, Louise Byrne and Emma Conlon reducing the margin to the minimum 4-7 to 3-11. Once again O’Neills pushed forward scoring an unanswered 1-3 . 3 frees converted by Elena McEnaney brought the game to a close on a final acoreline of Corduff 4-10 O’Neills 4-14.
Sunday 25th August : Intermediate Championship : Donaghgmoyne B V Corduff at 5pm in Donaghmoyne