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posted 31 Oct 2014, 06:35 by Jonathan Tavey
By Peter Cassidy 

Inniskeen GAA Lotto Results: 
This week’s draw took place on Tue 14th Oct and there was no winner, the numbers drawn were 9: 13: 20: 22
€20 Lucky dip winners were: 
Tommy McKenna, Drumboat (TMCK)
The Farrelly family, C/O Callans Shop
B Mc Gahon, Killybegs (PMP)
Gemma Woods (GW)
Patricia Murray, Inniskeen (CK)
Next week’s Jackpot will be a whopping €11700, and the draw will take place on Mon 20th of Oct.
Thank you for the continued Support

Intermediate football Champions 2014: 
Our Boys done us proud on Sunday and successfully achieved our target for 2014, which was to get back into senior football.
We defeated our local rivals Donaghmoyne in an enthralling match played in front of a big crowd in excess of 3000 in Clontibret.
The lads got off to the worst start possible by conceding and early goal and a brace of points, however as demonstrated all year they kept their cool and responded with 6 unanswered points either side of half time which firmly got us back on track.
The game remained a very tight affair until the final stages when Donaghmoyne, who where winning by a point had a certain Goal chance, saved on the line by Full back Joe Butler. 
We in turn from the rebound went straight down the field and equalized the game.
The match was decided when man of the match Paul Meegan executed a wonder point from the side line with his left foot.
The Grattan men held on and weathered the storm in last few minutes to secure the win and bring the Paddy O’Rourke cup back to the fane side.
On behalf of the Members and committee we would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Alan O Neill and his backroom team of Robbie Ashfield and Owen Keenan. 
And of course special mention has to go to the 32 man squad who has shown unbelievable dedication and character this year. You have done us all proud lads.
See main Sports section for full game report.
Next up Ulster, Hon the grattans
Dare to dream!

Intermediate Football League: 
Next up for the seniors is an away trip to Tyholland this weekend. See fixtures below for details.
It’s a must win game to keep our intentions of securing a semi final spot.

Merchandise Shop: 
Please see face book for information and details for Inniskeen Merchandise which is now on sale. Send your orders through Peter Dooley (085 8406167) or Fiona Monaghan (087 9077839). 
Thank you for all who purchased last week, we certainly turned Clontibret red and Green.

Grattan Text: 
Grattan text has been up and running this season now and is proving to be a big success. Basically is a text message alert system that allows us to communicate direct to our Supporters with information such as Draws, Fixtures, results etc. 
If you wish to be part of this service please text your name and mobile number to me on 0879004466.

Spraoi Scor: 
The Spraoi Scor takes place this Friday 17th October at 7pm in Clontibret GAA Centre. 
This year we have great representation from the Inniskeen Grattan’s Club in the following categories;
Music Group: Lauren Burke, Aoife Greene, Shane Mc Gahon, Oonagh Quigley and Ceola Walsh.
Ballad Group: Lara Mc Grath, Kyra Mc Grath, Dearbhail O’Rourke, Ciara Tumelty and Ceola Walsh.
Solo Singing: Kali Mc Ardle
We will also enter a quiz team and recitation. All groups have been very busy practicing over the past few weeks and we wish them well. 
Come along and support them on the night.

Results: 
Intermediate Championship Final: Inniskeen 0-11 Donaghmoyne 1-07, Sun 12 Oct 

Fixtures: 
IFL: Tyholland Vrs Inniskeen, Sun 19th @ 3pm.
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