Club News Update October 3rd

: Commiserations to the Junior Team on their 1-8 to 2-14 defeat to Clann na nGael in the Division Three Relegation Play-off. They will face Kilbride B or Kilmore B in the Junior B Championship Semi-Final over the coming weeks.

Elphin-Ballinameen Underage Round-up:

Well done to the Elphin-Ballinameen Minor Team on their 4-11 to 1-5 win over Padraig Pearses in the Championship. They will host Kilmore-Shannon Gaels in the County Semi-Final.

It’s a quiet week on the field with no competitive matches scheduled at the time of writing; check here for changes.

Elphin GAA Lotto:

There was no winner of the weekend Club Lotto Jackpot, the Numbers Drawn were 11, 17, 24 and 30. The Lucky Dip winners of €25 were Paul Kellegher, Peter Earley, Patsy Burke and Anne Sheeran, Ballyfarnon. The Jackpot now stands at €3,200 and this weekend’s Draw will be held in An Bothar Rua. Entry is just €2. Envelopes are available in local shops or you can play now here.

Third Level Bursary Scheme

This Friday, October 6th, is the closing date for Third Level Students to apply for the GAA National Student Bursary scheme. Each Bursary is worth €750 and full details are available on .

#GAAyouth Forum

Friday is also the closing date for applications from players aged between 12 and 21 to participate in the GAAyouth Forum in Croke Park on October 28th. One of the aims of the event is to assist players wishing to improve their performance. A number of well known inter-county players will speak on the day and full details available on