Senior: St. Mary’s took on
Ballymote at Kent Park last Saturday evening in the sixth round of the Division
1 League. The home side, aided by the wind in the first half, led by seven
points at half time with Neil Smyth getting on the score sheet twice with two
well taken goals. Ballymote always threatened during the second period and
Mary’s withstood some heavy pressure before a Colm Egan goal with ten minutes
remaining sealed the victory. Final Score: St. Mary’s 3-7 Ballymote 1-8. Special mention to Minor
player Cian Breheny who made his debut for the Club at this level. The Seniors
have no match on the May Bank Holiday weekend before returning to League action
on the weekend of May 12/13. Training for all panel members continues this week
on Tuesday and Thursday at 7.00pm. It is vital that all players attend.
Junior: The Juniors play
Tourlestrane at Kent Park on this Saturday evening (Throw-in 7.30pm). Training for
all Junior panel members takes place on Wednesdays. Players will be notified by
Membership for Senior and Junior players is now due. All players must complete
the club registration form and forward payment by May 15th. It is
the responsibility of each player to ensure they complete this process.
Saturday Morning Coaching 2012: The Saturday Morning
Coaching Programme for 2012 continues each Saturday from 10:45am to 12:00pm.
The programme provides high quality Gaelic Football coaching for girls and boys
aged between 5 (on 1 April 2012) and 12 years of age. We look forward to seeing
new and old members return for another fun season. For further information on
the programme please contact Gerry Connolly
Minor: The Minors travelled to take on
Coolera/Strandhill last Thursday night and came away with a comprehensive win.
The Minors are due to host Tourlestrane this Thursday evening at Kent Park (Throw-in
7pm). Please support.
U-16: The U-16 team had a
hard fought win away in Easkey last Monday week on a scoreline of St. Mary’s
2-7 Easkey 2-6. We have now qualified for the A League Final. Training
continues this Friday.
The U-14 A league side take on Coolera/Strandhill this Friday evening (Throw-in
7.00pm). The C League team had a comfortable win at home to Geevagh last
Wednesday on a scoreline of St. Mary’s 2-10 Geevagh 0-3. Last Friday night, the
C League team hosted Bunninadden losing out by a single point after a thrilling
match. Training for both sides continues this week.
U-12: Training continues this week.
Recycling: Anyone with
juvenile club jerseys which no longer fit your child is encouraged to bring
them along to Kent Park on Saturday morning coaching for recycling. Many of
these jerseys are in excellent condition and would be well appreciated by the
next wave of up and coming footballers.
interested in advertising their business on our pitch-side signage please
contact Ultan Smith on 086 2587389. The pitch-side signage provides a great
opportunity for local businesses to advertise their business in the community
at an affordable price.
Pitch: The main pitch is closed until further notice. For all
future use, team managers are to contact Cathal O’Donnell.
County Scene: Best of luck to Johnny Davey,
Johnny Martyn, Mark Breheny and
Stephen Coen and the whole Sligo Squad as they travel across the Atlantic to
take on New York
in the opening round of the Connacht Championship. Commiserations to Johnny
Martyn and Dermot O’Connor who were part of the Sligo Junior team that lost out
to Galway after extra time last Friday night
in the Connacht Junior Championship.
Social Network: Find us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/St Marys) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/StMarysGAAClubSligo).
Website: The Club’s website is live at http://stmarys.sligo.gaa.ie/. The Club’s email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.