Hard Luck to Offaly Footballers who were beaten by Tipperary on Sunday afternoon Last on a score line of 2-11 0-12 . Offaly will now play Clare on Sunday coming in O’Connor park Tullamore 2pm.
Rhode are well represented with a 11 of our players on the Offaly Panel:
Ken Garry, Niall Darby, Conor McNamee, Brian Darby and Anton Sullivan, Niall McNamee, Ruairi McNamee , Paul Mcpadden, James Mcpadden, Pauric Sullivan and Eoin Rigney.
Hard Luck to Offaly hurlers who were beaten by Limerick 1-19 to Offaly 0-14. Offaly now play wexford away Sunday next 1pm Wexford Park.
Offaly U,21 Championship
Hard Luck to our Parish U,21 Team St. Michaels who were defeated on Saturday afternoon last by St.broughans on a score-line of 0-13 0-4. It is the end of the road for them as Broughans now proceed to the Quarter-finals.
Football League Tier 2
WALSH ISLAND V RHODE
Time: 8 00 PM , Venue: Rhode
Football league Tier 1
RHODE V RAHEEN GAA CLUB
Time: 4 00 PM , Venue: Rhode
Membership is now due and can be paid to any of our Membership officers listed Patricia McManus, Orla Kilmurray, Mary Hannon, Ger Hynes, Fionnuala Hickey, Seamus Maguire, Jody Kilmurray, James Murphy, John Glennon, Tracey Murphy , Robert Kellaghan right up to the 31st of March 2016.
The membership rates are as follows:
Player (including insurance) – €50
Family (2 adults and all children) – €50
Single Adult – €25
Student Player – €20
Juvenile – €20
O.A.P – €5-00
Strictly Come Dancing
Our Planning is well under way for our “Strictly Come Dancing” Field development Fundraiser to include installation of fence, ball stops, stand and walking path. It will take place on the May bank holiday weekend Sunday 1st in the Tullamore Court Hotel.
Dancers will soon be starting their practice and tickets currently only avaible from dancers.
The Rhode GAA Strictly Come Dancing Launch night will Take place in Killeens Lounge Easter Sunday Night at 9pm. This promises to be an excellent warm up to the big occasion .
A Night Not to Be Missed
There was no winner of the Rhode GAA Lotto Draw that took place on the 29th of February for a Jackpot of €15,000. The numbers drawn were 9 23 25 26. The club would like to thank all those who supported the draw and thanks to Killeen’s for the use of their premises and for their help and cooperation. The following matched three numbers and received €200
The Rhode GAA Lotto is the main source of income the club has and now you can play online though our website. The good news is when you play the lotto online you are entitled to free draws, for example pay for seven draws receive the eighth one free, pay for fourteen draws receive two free and so on. In other words, the more you play the more free draws you are entitled to!!
Get well wishes are extended to all of the people of the parish who are ill or hospitalised at the moment especially to great Rhode Supporter Paddy Mulligan .