McCartin SD Class Championships: Easter Saturday was a day of great excitement in Drumreilly when the annual Mc Cartin SD Class Championship Feis was held in the Community Centre. Adjudicators for the day were Ms Marian Kiernan ADCRN, Co. Longford and Ms Laura Waldron ODCRN and Ms Michelle Waldron ODCRN, Mayo. The Mc Cartin SD pupils competed across various grades from beginner to advanced, and after eight hours of dancing the following pupils featured amongst the winners. Under 6 yrs.: Sarah Greene, Aoife Browne, Caoimhe Casey, Kayla Gill, Thiana Regan, Rebecca Maguire, Jane Prior, Rebecca Maguire, James Stringer, U- 8: Lauren Donohoe, Cian Mc Govern, Kaithlin Gray, Rachel Naughton, Sarah O Leary, Brian Murphy, James Gilheany, Rachel Dolan, Zoe Dolan, Tara Galligan-Maguire, John Quinn. U- 9: Clara O Kelly, Elizabeth Donaghy, Eadaoin Casey, Edel Kiernan, Ella Galligan-Maguire, Darragh Gunn, U- 10: Caoimhe Prior, Olwyn Mc Cartin, Caitlin Quinn, Conor Edwards, Molly Prior, Niamh Donohoe, Haley Moran, Alannah Gunn. U-12: Maria Lynch, Óníosa Mimna, Rachel Mc Intyre, Ella Quinn, Marese Masterson, Kate Gilheany, Eabha Gill, Sophie Mc Greal, Rose Mc Loughlin, Ella Stringer, Louise Cafferty, Deirbhile Currid. U-13: Shane Mc Gourty, Luke Murphy, Grace Masterson, Sinead Edwards, Tom Gilheany, Orla Kiernan, Emer Mc Cabe, Michelle Mc Cabe, Aoife Sammon, James Lennon. U-15: Aliene Mc Partland, Emma Sorohan, Niamh Donegan, Caoimhe Gaffney, Stephanie Daly, Clodagh Mitchell, Shannon Edwards, Niamh Mc Cabe, Eoghan Keegan, Helen O Rourke, Aoife Cafferty. U-17: Dawn Hackett, Laura Keegan, Ciana Stringer. Over 17: Sinead Mc Govern, Tadhg Murray, Barry Taylor, and Ciara Gaffney. Beginners Champion: James Stringer, Aughawillan. Intermediate Champion U- 8: Aoife Browne, Newtowngore. Intermediate Champion U-10: Molly Prior, Drumreilly. U- 8 Champion: Cian Mc Govern, Fenagh. U-9 Champion: Ella Galligan-Maguire, Drumreilly. U-10 Champion: Alannah Gunn, Aughnasheelin. U-11 Champion: Eabha Gill, Fenagh. U-11 Champion: Kate Gilheany, Fenagh. U-12 Champion: Sophie Mc Greal, Dowra. U-13 Champion: Luke Murphy, Killeshandra. U-13 Champion: Sinead Edwards, Newtowngore. U-15 Champion: Dawn Hackett, Bornacoola. U-15 Champion: Eoghan Keegan, Cloone. U-17 Champion: Laura Keegan, Fenagh. U-19 Champion: Barry Taylor, Newtowngore. Senior Champion: Tadhg Murray, Drumreilly.
Bingo Winners: The following were among the winners at last Friday night’s Bingo session in Drumreilly Community Centre: Jimmy Bohan, Gortnagullion, Michael McGovern, Crossdrummon, Michael Flanagan, Drumarigna, Mary McGovern, Cattan, Mary Rourke, Corlough, Eileen McGovern, Ardra, Anna Rose Mitchell, Augharan, Anne Whitlow, Lismacniff, Tommy Mulligan, Camber, Edel Kiernan, Tommy Kiernan, Benny Connolly, Drumlea, Una Maguire, Aughalough, Kathleen Prior, Ballinamore, Chrissie Gaffney, Mullaghboy, Declan Darcy, Aughawillan, Gráinne Sorahan, Gortletteragh, Kathleen Canning, Bohey, Betty Taylor, Clonboyher, Ella Maguire, Aughalough, Lizzie McKiernan, Killasity, Patricia Morrow, Ballykiltyfea, Thomas Tierney, Carrigallen, Brigid Smith, Mahana, Eileen Mulcahy, Corrawallen, Bridie McBrien, Camber, Geraldine Prior. Bingo will continue on next Friday April 19th at 9.00 p.m.
Division 1 Game: Drumreilly collected what may yet prove to be a valuable brace of Division 1 points with a 1-7 to 0-7 win over visitors Ballinamore SOH at Páirc Droim Oir Bhealaigh on last Sunday afternoon. The strong wind and squally showers, which abated considerably at the interval, proved over the hour to be the winners’ allies. The following did duty for Drumreilly: Mick McGirl, Fergal Mitchell, Seán Fee, Anthony Holahan, Graeme Taylor, John McKeon, David O’Connell, Declan Maxwell (1-4), Nigel Maguire (0-1), Kevin Holahan, Damon Maguire (0-1), Brian Fee (0-1), Ronan Mccartin, James Holahan (0-1), Cormac Maguire
Be a Thousandaire: Drumreilly G.A.A. Club is making an all-out effort to defray the costs of completion of the fine new dressing-rooms, meeting-room and boundary fence in Carrickmakeegan. You can assist by selling and purchasing the “Who wants to be a thousandaire” tickets in circulation. Information and tickets are available from the Committee.
Recalling April 1991: Denis Clarke and Pauline Rourke, Derrygoan announced their engagement. Castlefore Gaels ousted Drumlea from the U-21 Championship race. The Drumlea lineout was M. McCartin, P. Maguire, S. McNiff, P. Lunney, N. Connolly, P. Mimna, C. Mimna, O. Plunkett, P. Connolly, T. Connolly, A. Holahan, P. Prior, M. Flynn, P. Holahan and O. Maguire. Drumreilly beat Aughavas by 3-12 to 2-5 in Division 1. The Drumreilly team was S. Masterson, J. Maguire, G. Donohoe, D. Donegan, P. Holahan, A. Holahan, P. Mimna, P. Donohoe, P. Connolly, P. McGirl (0-1), I. Hewson (1-4), T. Connolly(2-3), M. Maguire, F. Holahan (0-3),T. Connolly. Sub used: O. Maguire. The U-16s beat Fenagh, Cloone and Kiltubrid. The deaths took place of Mrs. Mary Jane McCormack, Arva and formerly Mullaghmore, former Mullaghboy resident Mrs Margaret Connolly, nee McKiernan, Canada, and Mr. Johnny McCartin, Ardunsaghan R.I.P.
Lotto Draw Results: The following are the results of the Lotto Draw held in Jackie’s on March 27th: The numbers drawn were 4, 11, 18 and 26. The €20 winners were Joe Prior, Corlough, Margaret Maguire, Corramahon, John Beirne, Aughoo, Niamh and Rosie Kelly, Aughawillan, Frank Flynn, Fearglass, Niall O Hara, Aughawillan and J.&S. Drumreilly.