Tag Archives: minor

Swinford GAA Underage Report

Its been a great days for our underage teams.

Our Under 13 started the league last Monday with a one point defeat away to Charlestown on a score of 3-8 to 2-10 but they have bounced back with two very good home wins against Hollymount-Carramore and Ballina Stephenites B. Last thursday they beat Hollymount-Carramore by 5-15 to 2-8 and tonight they dispatched Ballina Stephenites B by 9-15 to 1-4. Next up is an away trip to Castlebar Mitchels B on Monday next.

Our Under 15 team got off to a great start in the league easily dispatching Breaffy on Sunday by 3-17 to 4-4. Next up for them is an away trip next Sunday to Davitts.

Our Under 16 team are out tomorrow (Tuesday) night away to Aghamore in the East Mayo Championship and our Minors play the East Mayo Final on Friday against Charlestown with the game been played in Ballyhaunis.

Swinford GAA Weekly News

50/50 Draw

This weeks draw for Swinford GAA 50/50 draw was held in Gateway Hotel on 25th August and  Elaine Henry Dempsey of Cloonfinaun, Swinford won €814. Envelopes are available in most business premises and online through www.swinfordgaa.ie where tickets can be purchased in bundles of 10/25/52 weeks. Next draw in Moores on 2nd September. Draw envelopes are now also available at 3 for €5.

Upcoming Fixtures:

East Mayo Minor Championship Semi Final

Friday 28th August 6-30pm Swinford v Aghamore in Charlestown

Under 11 League

Saturday 29th August 11am Swinford v Moy Davitts at Robert McCallion Memorial Park

Under 13 Division 3A

Monday 31st August 7pm Charlestown v Swinford in Charlestown

MD Roofing U21 B Championship

Monday 31st August 7-30pm Swinford v Erris St. Patricks at Robert McCallion Memorial Park

Senior League Division 1E

Wednesday 2nd Sept 7-30pm Swinford v Kilfian at Robert McCallion Memorial Park

Junior Championship Relegation Playoff Replay

Saturday 5th Sept 5pm Swinford v Ballycroy in Crossmolina

Any changes will be posted on our facebook, twitter and website. Match reports, when available, will be posted on our website www.swinfordgaa.ie

Minor B Championship
Our minors had a very narrow win over Kiltimagh on Friday 21st. We went into the closing stages behind by 2 but two goals including a penalty gave us the win and we are through to the next stage of the Championship.

Junior Championship
The team will have to do it all again as they drew with Ballycroy in Crossmolina on Saturday evening 22nd in a relegation playoff. Ballycroy 0-9 Swinford 1-6. The replay is fixed again for Crossmolina on Sat 5th at 5pm.

M D Roofing Under 21 Championship
We were well beaten in the opening game of the Championship away to the Neale by 1-15 to 0-8 on Sunday 23rd. Next up is a home game against Erris St. Patricks on Monday 31st.

Vodafone Swinford
Swinford GAA have entered into an arrangement with the Vodafone shop on Market Street where you will earn points on certain transactions which will turn into sponsorship for the club when we reach 700 points. When you are shopping within the store please mention Swinford GAA when you are paying.

U14 & U16 & Minor Championship

Next week sees the beginning of the U16 Championship, we are drawn in section 2 of D Championship with Erris St. Pats, Ballinrobe and Ballaghaderreen.

We start on Tuesday 7th with an away trip to Erris St. Pats, followed by a home game against Ballaghaderreen on Sunday 12th and a home game against Ballinrobe on Tuesday 21st July.

The minor championship does not start until Tuesday 4th August and we are in section 1 of the B Championship with Knockmore, Ballintubber and Kiltimagh.

First up is an away trip to Knockmore, followed by home games on Sundays 9th and 16th August against Ballintubber and Kiltimagh.

The minor summer league has also started with a defeat to Crossmolina. The team must still play Kiltimagh (a)onFriday 10th July and Cill Chomain (a) on Friday 17th July.

The U14 Championship has started with a home win against Islandeady and an away defeat to Cill Chomain. Up next is an away trip to Hollymount on Thursday 9th and a home game against Claremorris on Sunday 12th July.

Any changes will be posted on our facebook, twitter and our website. Best of luck to all the players and management.