Division 1 League Semi Final
Rhode Senior Footballers had an impressive win over Cappincur on Friday evening last in Daingean with the scoreline reading 3-16 to 0-05 .
Rhode will play either Ferbane or Edenderry in the Final as they await each other in the other Semi Final on Monday 10th of July.
Team: Kenneth Garry, Dylan Kavanagh, Eoin Rigney, James McPadden, Ciaran Heavey, Brian Darby, Niall Darby, Conor McNamee, Jake Kavanagh, Stephen Hannon, Niall McNamee, Pauric Sullivan, Paul McPadden, Darren Garry, Ruairi McNamee. Subs used: Gareth McNamee for Eoin Rigney, Anton Sullivan for Conor McNamee, Donal Hickey for Paul McPadden, Shane Sullivan for Jake Kavanagh, Mark Rigney, for Ciaran Heavey, Shane Lowry for Ruairi McNamee.
Offaly Senior Football Championship
Rhode Senior Footballers will be back in Championship action against Ferbane this Saturday 8th of July at 6:30 pm in Bord Na Mona O’Connor Park Tullamore.
Offaly Junior B Football Championship
Rhode Junior B’s will be seeking their 3rd win when they take on Clonbulloge this Thursday July 6th at 8pm in Rhode.
Offaly Intermediate Football Championship
Rhode Intermediates will take on Tullamore on Sunday the 9th of July in BallyCommon at 6:30 pm
Division 2 League
Rhode take on Clonbulloge in Rhode on Tuesday the 11th of July at 8pm.
Offaly Minor Football Championship
Rhode Minors Take on Na Fianna in Rhode on Wednesday 12th of July at 7:30 pm
Offaly U,14 Championship
Rhode U,14s were heavily defeated by St. Manchan Gaels 6-13 3-2 on Wednesday evening last .
Team: Michael Culloty, Conor Dunne, Sean Owens, Ryan Kellaghan, Eoin Smith, Dylan Kilmurray, Sean Choudarly. Gary Kiernan, Shane Murphy, Cian Murphy, Cian Conroy, Shane Duffy, Noah Swaine, Ross Kellaghan, Jack Murphy, Subs Derek Lowry, Ryan Murphy.
Offaly U,16 Championship
Rhode U,16s were beaten by Kilcormac /Killoughey in Mountbolus on a score-line of 4-10 to 1-08.
Team: Tadhg Galvin, Liam Curley, Luke Spollen, Harry Jones, Dylan Foy, , Aaron McDermot, Ryse Cleere, Evan Rigney, Sean Briody, Joe McBride, Aaron Kellaghan, Barry Coffey, Shane Dunne, Gavin Young, Cillian Murphy, Subs Jack Kerrigan, Patrick Scully, Jordan Kilmurray, Dylan Kilmurray, Shane Murphy.
U,12 Go Games:
Rhode U,12s travelled to BallyCommon to take on St. Vincent’s on Thursday evening last where Rhode and St. Vincents played some great football in both games.
Jamie Glennon, Daniel O’Brien, Scott Hannon, Liam Walsh, Adam Kellaghan, Ethan Hannon, Cian Cocoman, Richie Glennon, Billy Quinn, Nathan Glennon, Tristan McDermot.
Joshua Kellaghan, Cameron Egan, Ryan Kellaghan, Barry Dunne, Aaron Byrne, Noah Swaine, Ben Kennedy, Ross Kellaghan, Charlie Cullen, Ryan Murphy, Ryan Quinn.
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 Declan Kilmurray who took part in the Irish wall-ball nationals in Mayo at the weekend gone where he won his first two games to reach the Semi-final where he lost out on Sunday afternoon.
Massive Congratulations to Great Rhode supporter Andrew Daly who has been selected to play for the Leinster Special Olympics team in next years National games.
There was no winner of the Rhode GAA Lotto Draw that took place on the 26th of June for a Jackpot of €15,000. The numbers drawn were 8 14 16 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 €70 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!!
Our Deepest Sympathies are extended to wife Josephine, Daughters, Loretto, Therese, Joanne and Mary Sons Billy and Edward, extended family and freinds of Liam Grogan Blakefield house Croghan, Liams Funeral mass took place on Sunday in St,Brigids Church followed by his burial in Croghan Cemetery.
May Liam rest in peace. .