BALLYHEIGUE NOTES - Michael Burkett

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*BALLYHEIGUE NOTES - 7th March 2013*
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GAA LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn at last Saturday night’s GAA
Lotto: 10-11-13-16. The Jackpot of €2,650 was not won. Next week’s
Jackpot will be €2,700. The two €50 winners were: Pa Casey, Ballylongane
and Pat Joe Godley/Brian Crowe, The Village. The €25 winner was Kitty
Falvey, Doon.

HURLING SENIORS: The Ballyheigue Senior hurlers had a one point victory
over Abbeydorney in the North Kerry League at Abbeydorney on Saturday
evening. Full time score Ballyheigue 0-16 and Abbeydorney 1-12. Team:
Richard O’Mahony, Danny Casey, Sean Colgan, Damian Casey, Kevin Reidy,
Mikey O’Halloran, Jason Griffin, Diarmuid Walsh, Jason Casey, Ronan Kenny,
Joe O’Halloran, Shaun O’Mahony, Shane Dunne, Kevin O’Mahony, Tomas Casey;
Subs. Used: Patrick Flahive and Tommy O’Connor.

MINOR HURLING: A young Ballyheigue Minor Team gave a good display at
Ardfert on Sunday morning in the North Kerry League . Final score
Ballyheigue 0-9 and St. Brendan’s 0-14. Team: Michael Leane, Owen Lucid,
Brendan Dunne, Michael Reidy, Sean Patterson, Brian Riordan, Arran Casey,
Philip Lucid, Shaun O’Mahony, Jimmy Hehir, Kieran O’Halloran, Adrian
Flahive, John Corridan, Mikie O’Connor, Conor Galway. Sub. Used: Conor
Healy.

GAA SOCIAL: Ballyheigue GAA held their very successful Social at the White
Sands Hotel on last Saturday night. Special invited guests were Gerard
McCarthy, County Hurling Officer, and Fr. Tom Leane P.P. Medals were
presented to the Intermediate team. Awards were presented to the following:
Jerry Crean, “Senior Player of the year”. Tomas Casey and Philip Lucid who
were members of the Kerry Minor All-Ireland ‘B’ winning team. Joint Awards
of “Club Man of the Year” went to John and Kieran Casey. Paudie
Carroll received an Award for his winning of a Co. Minor Championship Medal
with St. Brendan’s Football team. Mikey O’Halloran received a special
Award for his fine achievement in winning the Under-21 All-Ireland
Ploughing recently. John Brassil did a great job a M.C. Once again a most
enjoyable night was had by the large attendance. Many thanks to Jimmy
Browne and his staff for the beautiful meal served.

KERRY MINORS: The Kerry Minor hurlers were defeated by four points by
Carlow in the Leinster League at Tipperary Town on Saturday. Ballyheigue
players on the Kerry team were Brendan Dunne and Philip Lucid.

FIXTURE: North Kerry Minor league – Ballyheigue v Abbeydorney/Crotta at
John Joe O’Sullivan Park on Sunday morning at 11.30am.

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BALLYHEIGUE CASTLE GOLF CLUB - MENS CLUB: Sunday Mar 3rd – 12 Hole Single
Stableford – Club Sponsored:

1st: Ger Fitzgibbon (15) 30pts

2nd: Terry O'Connor (12) 30pts

FIXTURES: Mar 10th - Captains Drive-In at 12.30pm followed by Mixed
Scramble at 1pm. Sponsored by Flahive’s Bar, Ballyheigue. Ring Clubhouse on
066-7133355 to enter your name for the scramble. Presentation of prizes for
January and February competitions will take place on Sunday after the
scramble.

GOLF CLUB - LADIES CLUB: Ballyheigue Senior Ladies results.1st Eilish
Delaney Dalton 15pts, 2nd Tina Curtin 15pts.

Seniors every Tuesday's 11.30am

In the Spring League Kathleen Gilbride and Marian Barrett had titanic
battle which ended with them halving their match. Marian was 2up with 2 to
play but a severe pain in her wisdom tooth caught up with her in the end.

Fixtures: Mar 10th - Captains Drive-In at 12.30pm followed by Mixed
Scramble at 1pm. Sponsored by Flahive’s Bar, Ballyheigue. Ring Clubhouse on
066-7133355 to enter your name for the scramble.

I.C.A.: Sincere sympathy is extended to the MacMahon family on the recent
death of their mother Mary MacMahon, Mountway, Ballyheigue. May she rest
in peace.

A meeting takes place on Monday evening 11th March at 8.00pm in the F.R.C.
Ballyheigue. Our annual night out will be on Sunday night 24th March in
Ballygarry House Hotel – Dinner/Dance and music by the Country Roads.
Contact Noreen 066-7133609 or Alice 066-7133728.

PILGRIMAGE LOURDES: Sol Travel is now taking bookings for Ballyheigue
Parish Pilgrimage to Lourdes, 2nd – 7th October this year.

ANOINTING OF THE SICK: A special Mass of Healing and Anointing will be held
in St. Mary’s Church on Friday 8th March at 7.30 pm. We welcome, in
particular, anyone sick or elderly who might not normally be able to come
to Mass.

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