Rhode Junior Footballers continued their winning run in the Championship when the beat Gracefield on Friday night last in Rhode on a score line of 1-15 to 2-08.
Team: Colm Masterson, Tommy Dunne, John Murphy, Fergal McNamee, Ricky Cully, Karl Green Keith Kerrigan, Colin Kerrigan, Mark Hynes, Frankie Glennon, Robert Leavy, Emmet Mayon, Peter Murphy , Wayne Leavy, Tommy Leavy, .Subs Brendan Curley for Wayne Leavy ,Dean Morris for Tom Leavy,kieran Hope for Peter Murphy.
U’10 Leinster Blitz
Rhode U’10s took part in a Leinster Blitz hosted by Westmeath Club St.Lomans on Sunday morning last. Rhode played their hearts out and reached the semi final beating Castleknock of Dublin to unfortunately to be beaten by 3pts in the final by Cavan team Ramor Utd.
Rhode have done themselves, parents,management and Club proud not just on Sunday but through out the year. A big thanks to the parents for travelling to Mullingar and a special worth of thanks to the Management team of Pauric Murphy, Pat Dingle Daly , Davy Quinn and Jimmy Hannon for helping out on the day.
All Ireland Hurling Referee
Congratulations to Offaly man Brian Gavin on Refereeing his 4th All Ireland Hurling final on Sunday gone.
Wednesday 14th September
Rhode V Ballinamere/Durrow
Venue: Fr.Dowling Park Rhode :6pm
Junior B Championship
Rhode V Ballycumber
Venue: Fr.Dowling Park Rhode: 8pm
Sunday 18th September
Minor B Football Championship Quarter final
Rhode V St.Vincent’s / St.Rynaghs
Venue: Mucklagh 11am
Sunday 25th September
Offaly Senior Football Semi final
Rhode V Gracefield
Venue: O ‘Connor Park Tullamore
There was no winner of the Rhode GAA Lotto Draw that took place on the 29th of August for a Jackpot of €15,000. The numbers drawn were 16 21 24 28. The club would like to thank all those who supported the draw and thanks to Doyle for the use of their premises and for their help and cooperation. The following matched three numbers and received €70 each
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!!
Team Photographs Newspapers clippings :
We are seeking team photographs and newspaper clippings from 1998 to present of all Rhode Championship winning teams and otherwise from Senior u,21, Intermediate, Minor and underage teams from u,16 down for a project. You can Contact Eileen Kerrigan (0858393155) or Robert kellaghan on 0876452964.
Get well wishes are extended to all of the people of the parish who are ill or hospitalised at the moment.