Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 17 October
The first round of the Reserve championship takes place on Saturday afternoon at 3.30pm in Plumbridge v Errigal Ciaran. All roads lead to St Pat’s Hall Strabane this Saturday evening for our big night of the year – our Jigs & Reels Extravaganza. Doors open at 7.30PM and our first dancers will take to the stage at 8.00PM sharp. This event is now sold out, so patrons are urged to arrive in good time – there will be no admittance once the dancers take to the stage. There will be a late bar and disco to follow so a full evening’s entertainment is assured. Well done to the Mothers and Others team who travelled to Dublin last weekend to take part in the All Ireland 7-a-side tournament. Training for under 16 girls continues at the usual times, with further information regarding their league re-fixture against Trillick awaited. Irish language classes take place on Tuesday evenings at 8 pm in the clubrooms, everyone welcome! Anyone who would like to take part in junior Scór this year is asked to contact either Gail McBride or Maureen Kearney. Glenelly St Josephs would like to express our sincere sympathy to the families of Sarah Armstrong, Plumbridge and Caoimhe O Brien, Douglas Bridge on their recent bereavements. Go ndeana Dia trocaire ar a n-anamacha
Seniors and Reserves have away fixtures v Castlederg on Saturday. Reserve game at 3.15 Senior 4.45pm. The Club would like to congratulate the organisers of our recent Golf Classic in Newtownstewart, recognising the massive level of commitment and dedication that was required to make the event such a huge success. Maith sibh a chairde! A special word of thanks to everyone who supported, sponsored or participated in the competition and congratulations to all the various prizewinners on the day: Men’s section- 1st prize – Ryan Daly’s team – 118points; 2nd Prize – Ciaran Dunphy team – 113 points; 3rd Prize – Mark McNamee team – 108 points. Ladies Team 1st Prize – Helen McGaughey team – 99 points. Final preparations are now taking place for our Jigs & Reels Extravaganza that will take place in St Pat’s Hall Strabane on Saturday 22nd October in what is sure to be the night of the year! Doors open at 7.30 and the first dancers will take to the floor at 8.00PM sharp.There are just a few tickets remaining for this event and these will be eagerly snapped up in our final Box Office night this Friday at 7.30PM in the Clubrooms. When these tickets are gone – they are definitely gone! There will be a Men’s Committee meeting on Tuesday night at 8.00PM in the Clubrooms and all Committee members are asked to attend. We would like to remind everyone that the Club Defibrillator is readily available at the Clubhouse in Plumbridge. In order to access, at any time, this vital life-saving equipment, just follow the set of simple instructions on the door. Irish classes for beginners begin next Tuesday 18th October in the clubrooms at 8pm, everyone welcome. If interested please contact Maureen Kearney on 81648744. The mothers and others team travel to Dublin this weekend to take part in the All ireland 7 a side series, best of luck ladies! Glenelly St Joseph’s would like to extend our sincere sympathy to the family of Nan Quinn,Meenagorp who passed away last weekend. Go ndeana Dia trocaire ar a anam
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 3 October
The Seniors and Reserves have home fixtures on Saturday v Newtownstewart. Reserves at 2.45pm, Seniors 4.15pm. The Glenelly Golf Classic takes place this Saturday in Newtownstewart. There are still a few tee-times available so please contact Damien Harkin (tel:07775576708 ) or Eamonn Mc Cullagh (tel:07796015249) immediately. Teams of 4 any combination, £100/team, includes fry at the end of your round. Prizes for Golfers & Non Golfers, Ladies & Gents. Early morning tee times are available so get out there early if you wish. To help with the everyday running costs of the club, all senior players and supporters who are unable to attend could support this event by sponsoring a tee. The cost is only £30 and will be collected at 7.30PM on Friday night in the Clubrooms.There are a few tickets left for our Jigs & Reels Extravaganza and these will be sold at our Box-Office this Friday night at 7.30 in the Clubrooms. This event is almost sold out, so when these tickets are gone, they’re definitely gone! If any businesses or families wish to place an advert in the booklet being produced for the Jigs & Reels show, would they please contact Lucy  or Pearse  as soon as possible.Hard luck to the under 16 girls who were narrowly defeated by Trillick in the Championship last weekend on a scoreline of 2-10 to 2-8. Training for mothers and others continues on Monday evenings at 7.30 pm. They will travel to Dublin next weekend (16th Oct) to participate in the All Ireland 7-a-side series. Irish language classes commencing on Tuesday evenings, if interested please contact Maureen Kearney. Anyone interested in participating in junior Scor this year please contact Maureen Kearney or Gail McBride. Badoney half zips have been designed, and orders are being taken. Orders are to be in before Sunday 16th October. Any money can be left in McSwiggans or McCullaghs shop, or else given to Aodhan and Eamonn McConnell.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 26 September
Well done to our U 10s who reached the semi-final of the Gerard O Doherty Memorial Cup, held last Saturday at Strabane Sigersons, knocked out by the eventual winners Termon. Many thanks to Strabane for their hospitably. Last Saturday also marked the end of the season for the U6s, U 8s and U 10s. Many thanks to all those who helped throughout the season including the coaches, the referees when hosting blitzes and the parents for their assistance with travel, refreshments & the upkeep of the jerseys. Thanks also to the children for their attendance at training and also at the blitzes on Saturday mornings; the Youth Presentation to be held later this year will provide a further opportunity to recognise their participation. Both Domhnaigh U13s play Greencastle on Sunday at 12 noon. As we are drawing closer to our Golf Classic on 8th October suitable tee times are becoming increasingly limited. Don’t leave it to the very last minute. Get your name in to Roisin on 07835051922 and she will do her best to get a tee time to suit you. Teams of 4 any combination, £100/team, includes fry at the end of your round. Prizes for Golfers & Non Golfers, Ladies & Gents. Alternatively contact Damien on 07775576708 or Eamon on 07796015249 JIGS & REELS Tickets are now on sale for our upcoming Jigs & Reels Extravaganza without doubt the fun event of the year!. So if you want to secure your seat in St Pats Hall Strabane then come along to our Box Office in Glenelly House this Friday night 30th September at 8.00-9.00PM. When the tickets are gone, they’re gone! If any businesses or families wish to place an advert in the booklet being produced for the Jigs & Reels show, would they please contact Lucy  or Pearse  as soon as possible. Anyone wishing to order Club Gear for Christmas is asked to contact Catherine Conway before October 2nd. Final orders are now being taken. The club sends our best wishes and speedy recovery to Shane Meehan who suffered an injury at work. Orders for Badoney half zips should be placed in McCullagh’s shop, McSwiggans shop or with Aodhan or Eamonn McConnell before Sunday 16 October.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 19 September
Seniors and Reserves have away fixtures v Tattyreagh on Sunday. Reserve game at 1pm, Seniors at 2.30pm. Both Domhnaigh Under 13s put in a fantastic performance on Monday beating neighbours Clann na Gael in convincing fashion. The Club’s Golf Classic takes place in Newtownstewart Golf Club on Saturday 8 October. Contact Roisin on 07835051922 to enter. Preparations are well under way for our Jigs & Reels Extravaganza scheduled for St Pats Hall Strabane on Saturday 22nd October and tickets should be on sale shortly. Watch Glenelly website and facebook pages for further information. Any individual or business wishing to take an ad in our Jigs & Reels Programme are asked to contact Lucy immediately for further details as the printer’s deadline is fast approaching.With regards to the dancing lessons, all the Jigs & Reelers have now been given their specific practice times for the hall and Aine has asked that this timetable is strictly adhered to. Glenelly St Joseph’s wish to express our sincere sympathy to the family of Peter Mc Cullagh, formerly of Barnes, who has passed away in Castlederg. Ar dheis De go raibh a n-anamWell done to the under 16 girls who defeated Drumragh last week in the league. The will play Trillick in the Championship on Sat 2nd October at 2 pm in Plumbridge. Training continues on Monday and Thursday evenings at 7.30 pm. Training for under 12 girls continues on Tuesday evenings at 6.30 pm. Training continues on Monday evenings for Mothers and Others at 7.30 pm.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 12 September
Anyone wishing to order Club Gear for Christmas must do so by Friday 7th October. Contact Catherine Conway for further details. With regards to our Golf Classic, committee members are asked to return their £100 sponsorship to Damien or Eamonn as soon as possible. This request applies to all 2016 committee members. Anyone wanting to enter a four-ball team should do so immediately as places are strictly limited. Jigs & Reels continue in Cranagh on Thursday nights, and Plumbridge on Monday evenings – starting times 7.30PM (sharp).Tickets for the event will shortly be on sale, so watch press and social media for further details. Training for the U8s and U 10s (boys and girls) continues on Thursday evening 6.30 to 7.30pm. The U8s have a blitz this weekend most likely in Strabane; further details of the arrangements will be provided at training. Well done to the under 16 girls who had a very successful week in their league campaign. They defeated Omagh St. Enda’s 6-04 to 4-04 and Castlederg 7-09 to 2-03. They will now play Drumragh this Saturday (17th Sept) at 2 pm in Plumbridge. Training continues on Monday and Thursday evenings at 7.30 pm. Training for under 12 girls continues on Tuesday evenings at 6.30 pm. Well done to the Mothers and Others team who travelled to Bredagh for their recent blitz, many thanks to Bredagh for their hospitality. Training continues on Monday evenings at 7.30 pm. Comhghairdeas to Garry Mc Glinchey who is September’s Friend Of The Month. Glenelly St Joseph’s wish to express our sincere sympathy to the family of Michael Gormley, formerly of Barnes, who has passed away in New York. Go ndeana Dia trocaire ar a n-anam.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 5 September
The Junior Championship Quarter Final v Tattyreagh takes place on Saturday in Carrickmore at 4pm. Please note that training for the U8s and U 10s (boys and girls) this Thursday (8th Sept) is on the MUGGA at 6.30pm to 7.30pm; Children to bring suitable footwear. Men’s Committee Meeting takes place this Sunday evening at 7.00pm in Glenelly House. All Committee members are requested to attend. As our Golf Classic is just around the corner it is very important that all committee members return their £100 sponsorship to Damien or Eamonn by Sunday night. This request applies to all 2016 committee members. Many thanks to all of the Jigs & Reels dancers who turned up for our first rehearsal last Monday night. Practices will continue in Cranagh on Thursday nights, and Plumbridge on Monday evenings – starting times 7.30PM (sharp) With the huge numbers of eager participants we can certainly look forward to a fun-filled night of dancing on Saturday 22nd October. Well done to the under 16 girls who beat Cappagh in their recent league game with a score line of 9-14 to 2-6. Training continues on Monday and Thursday evenings at 7.30 pm. Their next game will be on Monday 12th Sept, away to Castlederg with throw in at 6.45 pm. Training for under 12 girls continues on Tuesday evenings at 6.30 -7.30 pm. Mothers and others are away to Bredagh this Saturday for a Blitz. All players welcome. Training continues on a Monday evening at 7.30 pm. Watch press and social media for further details. Glenelly St Joseph’s wish to express our sincere sympathy to the family of Francis Bradley, Omagh and Meenachrane. Go ndeana Dia trocaire ar a n-anam
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 29 August
The seniors and reserves have away fixtures against Clogher on Sunday. Reserve game at 2.15pm, Senior game at 3.45pm. Both Domhnaigh U16 Team had mixed fortunes during the week. They were defeated by Edendork in the Championship by 5 points but defeated Drumragh in the League Playoff on a scoreline of 4-9 to 2-13 to progress to the next round. They play Moortown on Wednesday evening 31st August in Moortown at 7pm. Transport leaving Gortin Hall at 5.30pm. Training for the U8s and U 10s (boys and girls) continues on Thursday evening 6.30 to 7.30pm. Congratulations to Rory Kennedy who played for the Tyrone U16 Development Squad on Saturday against Kildare, Cork and Mayo in Garvaghey. Glenelly St Joseph’s are now making a final push to sign up those last few Cairde Members, so if you would like to be part of developing our facilities, as well as promoting fun, fitness and friendship amongst our youth, then please join up immediately. Go raibh mile maith agaibh to everyone who has signed up so far – your vital contributions are greatly appreciated! Ladies monthly meeting takes place next Monday night (5th) at 8.00pm in the Clubrooms. Men’s meeting takes place the following Sunday -11th September- at 7.00pm in Glenelly House. Training for under 12 girls continues on Tuesday evenings at 6.30 -7.30 pm. Training for under 16 girls continues on Monday and Thursday evenings at 7.30 pm. They will play Coalisland on Wednesday 14th September at 7 pm. Training for mothers and others continues on a Monday evening at 7.30 pm. Jiggs and Reels planned for Thursday night has been postponed. All dancers to meet next Monday night @ 7pm in the Plum Hall. The club sends our best wishes to Noel O’Kane and Orla Harkin for their upcoming wedding.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 22 August
Both Domhnaigh U16s are away to Edendork tonight in the first round of the U16 championship at 7pm. Training for the U8s and U10s (boys and girls) continues on Thursday evening 6.30 to 7.30pm. The U8s have a blitz this weekend; further details of the arrangements will be provided at training. Comhgairdeas to the Coyle and Mc Bride families who travelled to the All-Ireland Fleadh in Ennis last weekend. A fantastic weekend of Craic agus Ceol by all accounts. The Jigs & Reels finally gets under way this Thursday night (25th) at 7.45 in Plumbridge Hall – there are still a few places available so feel free to come along, if only for the fitness and the fun. The Glenelly Golf Classic has been re-arranged for Saturday 8th October so keep that date free in your diary. Lots of help will be required on the day. The club sends our best wishes to Mark McCullagh & Clare; and Cathal McConnell & Gemma on their respective wedding days. Training for under 16 girls continues on Monday and Thursday evenings at 7.30 pm. Last week’s under 16 girls game against Sperrin óg was postponed until a later date. They face Dromore this Saturday in Plumbridge, with time still to be confirmed. Training continues for under 12s on Wednesday evenings at 6 pm and mothers&others on Monday evenings at 7.30 pm. Hard luck to Siobhan Sheerin and the Tyrone senior ladies who were beat by Clare last Saturday in the All Ireland Intermediate Championship.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 15 August
The Seniors face Errigal Ciaran in the Junior Championship at 5.30pm on Sunday in Killyclogher. Training for the U8s and U 10s (boys and girls) continues on Thursday evening 6.30 to 7.30. The U8s had a very enjoyable blitz last weekend in Strabane; many thanks to Strabane Sigersons for their hospitality. The U 10s have a blitz this weekend which is to be hosted by Glenelly. Further details of the arrangements will be provided at training. Preparations are well under way for our upcoming Jigs & Reels and all entrants are asked to meet in Plumbridge Hall on Thursday 25th August at 8.00PM. Our list of dancers can now be viewed on Facebook or on our Club Website www.glenellygaa.com Congratulations to Maureen Kearney who won our half-time draw last Sunday, and also to Ronan O Kane our Friend Of The Month for August. Glenelly St Joseph’s would like to wish the Mc Bride family all the very best in the All-Ireland Fleadh that is taking place in Ennis this week. Adh mor! Hard luck to the under 16 girls who were defeated by Loughmacrory last week in the league. They will play Sperrin óg this Thursday (18th August) at 7pm in Greencastle. Training continues on a Monday evening at 7.30pm. Training also continues for mothers and others on Monday evenings at 7.30pm. Best of luck to Siobhan Sheerin and the Tyrone ladies who play Clare in the All Ireland intermediate quarter final this Saturday at 3.45pm in Mullingar.