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Club News Update August 21st

Elphin GAA Lotto Jackpot won:

Congratulations to Rita Fox on winning our Club Lotto Jackpot of €12,000. This Saturday’s Jackpot is €2,600 and the Draw will be held in Olivers. Entry is just €2 and Envelopes are available in local shops or you can play now here.

Best wishes

Best of luck to Niall Higgins, Peter Carney and the Roscommon U17 Football Team against Tyrone in the All-Ireland Final on Sunday.

Adult Football

The Seniors suffered a 0-10 to 2-7 defeat to Strokstown in the Championship on Sunday. They face Kilmore next Saturday at 7:15pm in Kilglass.
Thank you to everyone who assisted with the hosting of the three games in the Orchard on Sunday.

Elphin-Ballinameen Underage Round-up:

The Elphin-Ballinameen U16s were defeated by table toppers Roscommon Gaels on a scoreline of 4-5 to 2-14.

Both U14 games were rescheduled. Well done to the Elphin-Ballinameen U14 B Team on their 4-10 to 3-8 win over St Brigids B this evening (Monday).
The A Team are away to St Aidans tomorrow evening (Tuesday) at 7:30pm and host Michael Glaveys on Thursday at 7:30pm.

The U12s take on Padraig Pearses on Saturday at 12pm in a venue TBC.


The Club extends sympathy to the Hynes family Convent Road and the Tighe family Rooskey on the passing of Fr Jim Tighe and the King family, Ballyoughter on the passing of Maura. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a n-anamacha.

Club Rossie

Thank you to all our supporters who became Club Rossie Members and congratulations to Michael Donlon, Lucan and formerly of Carnular, who won the second prize of €5,000 in the recent Members Draw.


To Assistant Secretary Geraldine O’Connor and Damien Donlon on their recent engagement.

AIB Insurance Offer

AIB will give Elphin GAA €50 when supporters take out an AIB Home Insurance policy and choose Elphin GAA as their Club. Full details are available on www.aib.ie , code 932558 may be requested.