Offaly Senior Footballers
In front of a crowd of nearly 9,000 people Offaly Seniors took on neighbours Westmeath in the Leinster Senior Football quarter final. Both teams were well matched at times and at half time it was 6 points a piece. The game continued to be close with Westmeath missing a late free to win the game leaving it a draw 0-10 each. The Replay will now be in Cusack Park Mullingar on Saturday next at 2pm.
Rhode are represented with 8 of our players on the Offaly Panel: Ken Garry, Eoin Rigney , Brian Darby, Conor McNamee , Ruairi McNamee, Niall Darby, Niall Mcnamee and Anton Sullivan.
Friday 16th June
Division 1 League
Rhode V Tubber
Venue : Park 8pm
Sunday 18th June
Division 2 League
Rhode V Bracknagh
Venue: Fr. Dowling Park Rhode 11am
Offaly GAA Cul Camps
The annual Rhode GAA Cul Camp will commence in Fr Dowling Park on Monday 17th July to Friday 21th July. The camp will start each day at 10am and ends at 2.30pm. It is a wonderful experience for the 6 to 12 year old boys and girle s to play games meet new friends and to practice the skills of our native games. The camp in Rhode is recognised as a top class camp. For further information please contact Tracy Murphy Minor Club secretary or or Offaly GAA Cul Camp organiser/ coach Liam O’Reilly on 087407212. . You can also get further details at gaa.ie/kelloggsculcamps
Well done to all in Rhode Community games who took part and won medals in the Offaly county finals yesterday .
Rhode Ladies Football
Hard Luck to Rhode Ladies u,12s who were beaten in the u,12 B county final yesterday evening.
There was no winner of the Rhode GAA Lotto Draw that took place on the 6th of June for a Jackpot of €15,000. The numbers drawn were 1 8 23 26. The club would like to thank all those who supported the draw and thanks to Killeen for the use of their premises and for their help and cooperation. The following matched three numbers and received €100 each
The Rhode GAA Lotto is the main source of income the club has and now you can play online through 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!!
Following a decision by the Rhode GAA Committee a promoters prize of €200 will now be giving to the lotto book seller of the winning Jackpot prize.