Leinster Senior Club Football Championship
Rhode Senior Footballers take on PortLaoise this Sunday October 29th in Bord Na Mona O’Connor Park at 2:30pm .
Lets Get Behind Our Team !!
Rod Og Fun Fundraiser Croghan Hill Challenge
Rod Og are holding a fun fundraiser to raise money for the up keep of our under-age teams and to further their footballing abilities this Saturday October 28th 11:30am . Its a day of fun also enjoy the thrills and spills of the Croghan Hill Challenge Adults @ €20. Students (over 16) @ €10 All participants will be entered into a free draw for great prizes. On the Saturday night there will be live music, raffle and refreshments from 9pm in O’Toole’s’ Lounge Rhode. For Further details contact Rod Og Club Contact Tracey Murphy 087-2664435. Stephen Darby 086-8452132 .
Rhode Parish Schools Cumann na mBunscol Football A Champions !!
Massive congratulations to the you boys of Rhode Parish Schools who were crowned Cumann na mBunscol Football A champions for the First time since 2004. Played in a very wet and windy O’Connor Park did not stop the boys of the parish get down to business and at half time Rhode Parish were 3-3 to Portarlingtons 2-2 up. Rhode came out all guns blazing to finish the game out and collect the coveted cup which is any young lads dream final score Rhode Parish 10-11 Portarlington 4-2. Captain Ross Kellaghan lifted the cup to massive cheers from his team mates and supporters. A massive week for the parish with another cup back following the Seniors win. These young boys are the future and may they have continued success on the playing fields.
A massive well done and congratulations to their Managers Brian Darby, David Brady and Cathal McCarthy.
Rhode Parish Panel:
Joshua Kellaghan, Cameron Egan, Daniel O’Brien. Sean Daly, Barry Dunne, Aaron Byrne, Ben Kennedy, Noah Swaine, Gavin Murphy, Ryan Murphy, Tiernan Foy, Ross Kellaghan Ethan Hannon, Billy Quinn, Cian McNamee, Scott Hannon, Finn McGuiness, Cillian Dempsey, Ciaran Brennan, Cian Cocoman, Barry Clarke, Leon Kilmurray, Owen Murphy. Noah Swaine, Jamie Glennon,
Rhode GAA Golf Classic
Due to the adverse weather conditions of last weekend We are now holding our Golf Classic this Saturday 4th of Novemeber in Highfield Golf Club.
Team of 3 €100 The Format is Three-ball Scramble with excellent prizes up for grabs. Refreshments provided by Dempseys Butchers.
Tee Times will carry over.
Special Guest on the day The Dowling Cup !!!
To book Tee Times and for Further information contact Oliver Murphy 0877087117 or Ger Hynes 0868143622
County Final DVD’S
Anyone wishing to Purchase/order a Dvd of 2017 County final can contact John Beezy Glennon on 087 2715804 .
There was no winner of the Rhode GAA Lotto Draw that took place on the 17th of October for a Jackpot of €15,000. The numbers drawn were 15 20 21 22. 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 €50 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!!
Deepest Sympathy to the Bannon Family Rhode on the Sudden Passing of Frank .
Frank was key member of the 1975 U,21 team that won the championship and was a wonderful Supporter of Rhode teams throughout the years and will be sadly missed by all who know him especially his loving wife Ann, son Kevin and daughter Laura. Sadly missed by his extended family, relatives and friends. Franks Funeral mass took place on Wednesday morning last at St.Peters Church Rhode followed by burial to the adjoining Cemetery.
Deepest Sympathy also is extended to the Murrin Family Rhode/Edenderry on the Passing of Eileen Murrin Assumption Road Edenderry. The deceased his Mother of local man John Murrin Woodville Manor. Eileens Funeral mass took place on Thursday last followed by Burial to St.Marys Cemetery.
May Frank and Eileen Rest In Peace