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Week of mixed results on the playing fields for Moyle Rovers

Moyle Rovers

Moyle Rovers

Draw the Joker:

Results for 28 April 2013. Joan O’Connor, Mullinarinka, €100; Nuala Cahill, Giantsgrave, €50; Liam Condon, c/o Monroe, €50; Tommy O’Brien, Goatenbridge, €25. Jackpot €4,750.

Hurlers beaten:

In the Intermediate Hurling County Championship Round 1 v Shannon Rovers in The Ragg Saturday evening we were defeated on a scoreline of Shannon Rovers 2-13 Moyle Rovers 0-13.

Shane Luttrell and Sean Keating were outstanding for the Rovers while Alec Owens was excellent over the frees.

Our scores came from: Alec Owens 0-6, Sean Keating 0-3, Ciaran Lorrigan, Ross Mulcahy, Michael Mulcahy and Brian Gleeson 0-1 each.

Minor footballers win:

Our Minor footballers took on Kilsheelan/Kilcash on Wednesday night last. The game was closely contested in the first half with the interval score Moyle Rovers 0-8 Kilsheelan 0-4. Ian McGrath opened the second half with a goal and 13 minutes in county minor Ross Mulcahy made his way out of the back line to go up the field and score our second goal. The final score was Moyle Rovers 2-13 Kilsheelan Kilcash 1-9

Best wishes Tadgh:

Best wishes to Tadgh Fitzgerald and his team in their DRS Racing Project this week in Griffith College, Dublin.

County Board Draw:

The new 2013/14 County Board Draw was launched in Monroe last Tuesday night. The prize fund this year is €225,000. Promoters will be approaching existing members and potential members in the next few weeks. Half the money taken in is retained by the club.

Late Late Show star:

Well done to James Harney with his polished performance on the Late Late Show recently. We wish him the best of luck in his business project.


Well done to our Under 14 team who had an excellent win over Carrick Swan in Monroe last week. The girls advance from their group to play Cashel in the county quarter-final, which will have been played by the time you read this.

Full-time score against Swan was 7-6 to 1-2.

Team: Emma Tobin Amy Norris, Louise Norris, Sarah O’Dwyer, Emma Cronin, Roisín Breen, Jenny Everard, Emer Ryan (0-1) Leah Mc Garry (1-1), Roweena Dowling, Rachael Browne (2-4) Aine Fitzgerald (1-0), Eadaoin O’Sullivan (2-0), Clare O’Dwyer and Sophie Delaney (1-0)

The U 16s did not play their final group game due to a mix-up in fixtures and this game v Annacarty goes ahead this Thursday evening.

The Under 12s played Brian Borus in Monroe last Saturday and after an even first half they had to give way to a stronger Clogheen-based outfit.

Ladies football:

The seniors played Cappawhite in Monroe in the County League last Thursday evening and were full value for their victory. Final score Moyle Rovers 3-9 Cappawhite 2-9.

Team: Ciara O’Donoghue, Danni Delahunty, Clare Clancy, Tina Mulcahy, Aisling O’Dwyer, Laura Grace, Gllian Hickey, Gillian O’Brien,(0-4), Orla Ryan (0-1), Leanne Ryan, Sarah Everard (1-1), Danni Di Ruzza, Ann Marie McGrath (1-3), Caroline Quirke (1-0), Rosin McGrath, Lisa Corcoran, Aoife Cosgrave, Monica Griffin, Katie O’Sullivan, Sinead Heffernan, Larissa Vent.

The Under 16s lost to Cahir last Sunday morning for a county semi-final. Well done to our girls who gave everything for the cause.

The under 12s had a very useful challenge game against Fethard last Thursday evening.


U6’s Every Saturday morning 10am to 11am. Football and Hurling on Alternative Weeks Contacts 087-2436856

U8’s Tuesday night 7-8pm, Friday night 7-8pm

U10’s Training on Tuesday 7-8pm (Football) and Friday 7-8pm (hurling) both in Purcell’s Field.

U12’s Training Monday 7-8pm, Thursday 7-8pm. See Rovers website for recent reports.

U14’s See Rovers website for recent reports.

U16’s Training Monday at 7.45, No matches this week.

Any queries regarding Juvenile Club, contact Eileen @ 086 344 2895.

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