Galway lost out to Mayo by 0-13 to 0-14 in the Connacht final played in Pearse Stadium on Sunday. Club players Bernard Power, Liam Silke and Ian Burke started for Galway while Ronan Steede, Kieran Molloy and Gary Sice were all introduced as subs in the course of the game. This loss finishes Galway’s involvement in this year’s championship. Well done to all players and the management team for the commitment they have shown throughout the year in very difficult circumstances.
Galway hurlers were defeated by Kilkenny in the Leinster final on Saturday. Galway now play Tipperary in the All-Ireland quarter final, in the LIT Gaelic Grounds, Limerick on Saturday at 1.15 pm. The game will be shown live on RTÉ.
The pitch lights will be left on in Corofin GAA pitch from 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm, Monday to Friday, for the next few weeks, to facilitate those who wish to utilise the walking track around the ground. Access is through the pedestrian gate beside the main entrance. Access to the walkway will also be made available during daylight hours seven days a week and linked to the community park and playground via the pedestrian gate at the rear of the club stand. Covid Social Distancing applies at all times.
Lotto numbers drawn 8, 10, 18, 31. No winners. Seller’s prize John Coen. Two online lucky dips Ann Marie Walsh, Michael Collins. Next week's jackpot is €8,600 and draw in Club Office.
The club offers its sympathy to the family and friends of Mary Tuohy, New Jersey, USA, sister in law of Breda Power, Ardskeaghmore, who died recently. May she rest in peace.