Soccer Lotto: The numbers drawn last weeks soccer lotto were 5, 6, 23 and 24. There was no winner of the jackpot prize. The winners in the lucky dip draw were Eileen McCarthy and John Ambrose both Mountcollins, Jamie O Grady, Meenkilly, Abbeyfeale, Saoirse Brodrick, Tournafulla and Bridget Liston, Lixnaw. The winner of the promoter’s prize was Ethan o Reilly. This week’s jackpot will be 12,700.
Fleadh Cheoil: The best of luck to our local musicians and those from our neighbouring parishes who are taking part in this weekends All Ireland Fleadh Cheoil in Derry. We witnessed their talents in the recent traditional concert in Mountcollins and we hope they can achieve success in their various competitions over the weekend.
County Championship: Mountcollins Senior footballers remain pointless after three rounds of the county senior football championship and now face a tough battle to retain their senior status. In round three they were defeated by Ballysteen on a 1-12 to 1-8 score line at Newcastlewest on last Friday evening. Mountcollins massed a number of good scoring opportunities early in the game and then allowed Ballysteen dictate matters to lead at the break by seven points to two. The local side were also grateful to James Brouder who made a number of fine saves to keep his side in the game. Mountcollins finally realised they were in a game in the second half and with ten minutes remaining were just a point behind. However as they pressed for the equaliser they were caught for a soft goal which finished the game as a contest. The Mountcollins line out was, James Brouder, Mike Dillane, Sean Lyons, Timmy Walsh, Stephen Cahill, Tom McCarthy(Capt), John O Connell, Pat O Connor, Denis Dillane, Pa Delee, Bernard McCarthy, Brian McCarthy, Eoin Moroney, Mathew Brouder, Donagh Walsh. Subs: Anthony Hartnett, Micheal Curtin, Batt Dillane, Micheal Lenihan.
GAA Lotto: The numbers drawn in last week’s Mountcollins/Tournafulla GAA lotto were, 12, 21,24 and 27. There was no winner of the jackpot prize. Lucky dip prizes went to Willie Morrisey and Sean O Mahony both Tournafulla, Eugene Danaher, Listowel and John M O Connell, Cordal. The winner of the promoters prize was John Lenihan. This weeks jackpot will be €1,900 with the draw taking place in Kelly’s Bar, Tournafulla and your continued support is appreciated.