GAA NEWS: RED HUGHS MINORS DEFEAT TERMON TO REACH DIVISION 2 FINAL

first_imgRED HUGHS GAA CLUB NEWS: Strictly Come DancingWell done to our dancers Micheal Mc Glinchey & Kate O Brien , Maurice O Donnell & Majella Sweeney, Conor Browne & Bronagh Kelly who were fantastic on the night. The club want to thank them all for putting in so much effort over the last number of weeks giving up all their spare time to help the cause.We had two couples who went through on the night they were Conor & Bronagh and Maurice & Majella sadly Micheal & Kate didn’t make it through to the final but were brilliant on the night. The final night will take place in two weeks time. Tickets will be on sale soon so get them early folks. Senior MenThe senior men had no game this weekend or this weekend coming.Minor BoardMinor Team Reach Division 2 Final The minors played Termon in the division 2 league semi final this evening in Newtowncunningham.It was a fantastic encounter with free flowing football with action going from one end of the pitch to the other.Termon drew first blood in the early minutes and James Carlin quickly levelled it up with a free. Termon added another 2 points and again Carlin hit twice to draw level again. The Reds then went two up through James Carlin he was having the game of his life. Termon then upped the pressure and began to take control in the last ten minutes of the first half. They scored 1-4 without reply to go in at half time 5 points up 1-7 to 0-5.The second half began with Termon on a high and they scored the the first point of the second half to go six points up. That’s when the Hugh’s lads started to increase the pressure with half time substitutes Justin Mc Bride and Connor Gallagher really sparking life into the attack. In fact within 15 minutes the six point deficit was turned on its head into a six point lead. A goal each from the subs and the on fire James Carlin adding another two points and another from Jonathan Carlin. The Termon lads were shell shocked. But they weren’t finished they again dug deep and kept chipping away at the lead reducing it to three points. Connor Gallagher then struck again and another from Jonathan Carlin put five between them again. Ryan Bradley then got in on the act knocking over a fine score from the 45 metre line. Cathal Doherty and Justin Mc Bride stretched the lead to eight points. Again the lads from Termon pegged the Cross boys back and clawed the lead back to three once more. Justin Struck another two points to settle the nerves. With five minutes left Termon were fighting to the death and narrowed the gap to three points with only 2 minutes on the clock. It was all hands on deck and backs to the wall as the young lads held on for a memorable victory. 2-15 to 1-15A special mention to James Carlin who was outstanding on the night. Overall it was a fantastic team performance. They now play St Micheals in the final on Wednesday the 23rd in Convoy throw in 7.45pm. Come out and support the team. Under 14 BoysThe under 14 boys are through to the division 3 quarter final after defeating Lifford in a play off for the last qualifiers spot. They now play Glenswilly date & time T.B.C.​Under 14 GirlsWell done to the u14 girls team on beating Glenfin on a scoreline of 9-6 til 4-3.The girls put in a great performance some great scores and defending was on show . The next game is away to St Mary’s Convoy this Tuesday 22 of April at 6.30pm.The bus leaving the pitch at 5.40pm.All support welcome.Under 12 GirlsThe u12 girls start their blitzes this Saturday away to N.Conaill Glenties.The Underage girls and Ladies team have guess the score cards €2 per line. Please Support the girls by having a guess at the score.Lotto & 100+ ClubThis weeks lotto results.Numbers drawn were 8,4,7,3,2,6,1,5There was no winning sequence. Lucky dip winner was Maura Mc Crudden Aveltygort receives €30Next weeks Jackpot Is €3850If your not in you can’t win!!100+ Club Draw WinnerWas Number 50 Lucy & Jane Catterson Gleneely receive €100Thanks to everyone for your continued support.TrainingTraining for Seniors/Reserves: Tuesdays & Thursdays @7.30 & Sunday mornings. Senior Ladies: Mondays & Fridays @7.30.U16 Boys: Mondays @7pm.U14 Girls: Monday & Thursday evenings from 6 -7pm.All girls to be at the training pitch for 5.50pm. Gum shields are compulsory. The u14 league is starting on the Tuesday 13th of April.U12 Girls: Saturday mornings 11 am – 12 noon. Again Gum Shields Are Compulsory.The Underage Training will continue every Saturday for u6s up to and including u12 boys and girls. Training from 11am to 12 noon. Please note that for safety reasons all children are to be collected by parent or guardian at the upper entrance to the playing field. It is compulsory for all underage players to wear gum shields for training and games this year.All new players are welcome. Check Club Facebook page for changes/updates.Club Meetings​Next senior board meeting is on Wednesday the 30th of April at 8.30pmNext minor board is on this Thursday the 24th of April at 9pm​P.R.O.The position of Club P.R.O is still vacant anyone who would like to fill the vacancy or find out more of what the job entails feel free to contact Kathy on 087 7647168 any-time after 5pm or e-mail [email protected] Your Club Needs You!!GAA NEWS: RED HUGHS MINORS DEFEAT TERMON TO REACH DIVISION 2 FINAL was last modified: April 22nd, 2014 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:red hughs gaa club newslast_img read more