History was made last weekend when Kilglass Gaels took to the handball courts in competition for the first time. Congratulations to Adam Coggeran and Thomas Mahady who are the U11 Doubles County Champions. Congratulations also to Liam McCarthy who reached the U17 County Final and to Jack Gaughan who reached the U16 County Final. Well done to all and best of luck to Adam and Thomas who will represent Roscommon in the Connacht semi-finals.
Handball continues on Wednesdays at 9.30 pm for adults and on Thursdays at 8 pm for minors in Kilglass Gaels Sports hall. Anyone interested is invited to attend. Contact Anthony Mahady 087-7640677 or Eddie Conboy 086-0528884 for more details.
Ladies All-Ireland Senior 40x20 Senior Semi-Final Singles: St. Comans star, Marianna Rushe had a very tough encounter against reigning All-Ireland Ladies champion Maria Daly from Kerry. Rushe unfortunately lost after a very brave fight – 15-21,18-21.
GAA Handball Summer Camp 2012: 20th-22nd July in Breaffy House Hotel, Castlebar is the venue for this year’s Summer camp. At €160 per child aged 11-16 years old only which includes accommodation, food and use of the handball and leisure facilities for the weekend. See www.gaahandball.ie for entry form and more details.
University of Limerick One Wall Competition: This event takes place on 13th-15th April at the UL sports campus. Please see www.gaahandball.ie for entry, entry deadline is April 6th.
Williamstown One Wall Competition: The annual Williamstown One Wall tournament takes place on 25th-27th May with entry forms on www.gaahandball.ie
Issue dated: 06 April 2012
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