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Minor camogie girls continue their winning streak

Our minor camogie team continued their good form in Rathcormac last Sunday morning beating Aghada by 4 points in the quarter final of the Minor Camogie county championship. The girls started brightly and in the first 10 minutes more that matched Aghada in all areas of the field. An early free from Sally dropped short but it was grabbed by Sarah and finished to the net. Shortly after that, Sarah, who was causing probems for the Aghada defence had another shot saved by the goalkeeper. That lifted our spirits and we drove on with a couple of more scores, one of which was a beauty from Sally from the sideline on the run. Rachel was dealing comfortably with everything coming at her and the full back line of Emily, Claire and Talitha were keeping tabs on the Aghada full forward line. Our half back line of Katie, Emma and Caoimhe were stopping a lot of the Aghada attacks and giving good ball to our midfield and forwards. Aislinn and Aine were on top in the middle and Fiona, Siobhan and Grace were causing a lot of problems for the Aghada half back line while Sarah, Sally and Lucy were first to every ball in the full forward line. We conceded a soft enough goal just on the stroke of half time to go in level at 1-03 a piece. We will have to work on that as we did the same in the last game against Ballygarvan.

We made one change at half time with Chloe coming on in place of Talitha at corner back and she fitted right in and had a great half hour. It was nip and tuck for most of the second half but Sally`s immaculate striking kept us well in the game. Again we conceded a soft goal that our backs were disappointed with but almost immediately, Sarah had a rasping shop saved by the Aghada keeper only for Siobhan to follow up and drive the rebound to the back of the net. The final puck of the game was a free to us about 30 metres from goal and Sally popped it over to leave 4 points between the teams at the final whistle, which was greeted with scenes of joy by the players management and supporters. The girls now have a county semi-final to look forward to in the coming weeks. Well done again girls!!

 

Max Runners

Bride Rovers Ladies Football & Camogie Club wish Max Runners Caroline, Caitriona, Susan & Rose all the best in Dublin City Marathon this weekend.

Coffee Morning

There is a coffee morning in aid of Marymount Hospice being held at Rathcormac Hall on this Sunday between 11am & 1pm. Your support would be appreciated as would any home baking which can be handed in beforehand.

WEEKLY CLUB LOTTO.

The Jackpot for Tuesday October 24th was €16,000. Please support the club by purchasing a ticket from members or from local businesses.

Cork GAA Clubs Draw

The County Board draw will be commencing shortly. It is a fantastic Draw which goes on for 12 months. This is the 25th year of the Draw with bigger and better monthly prizes this year. The Draw is vital for our Club. For every €100 ticket we sell we can keep €45 so it brings in valuable revenue for the Bride Rovers Club. We have huge Development Plans being finalised at present which will need major funding over the next 10 years. The Draw costs just €10 a month which is €120 or you can save €20 by paying a single payment of €100. You can pay by cash, cheque or Direct Debit, whichever suits best.  This year the Draw Prize Fund is €450,000 including Pairc Ui Chaoimh 10 year tickets, Ed Sheeran Concert tickets plus huge cash prizes, Hotel Breaks and Vouchers. We would appeal to all our members, players and supporters to buy a ticket in this Draw. To purchase a ticket please contact Liam Barry on 087 6893829 or go online to

www.corkgaadraw.ie

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