This week's Club news

Tuesday, 27 November 2018 at 12:32 AM Joe Hegarty

FIXTURES AND EVENTS (subject to change)


Thurs 4th Jan – Youth Awards Night – see below for more details.

Sun 7th Jan – Dr Mc Kenna Cup: Tyrone v St Mary’s University at 2pm in Omagh.

Mon 8th Jan – Monthly Committee meeting at 8pm.

Tues 9th Jan – Clubrooms open from 8pm. Join the Punters Club for 2018! Cards at 9pm – new players welcome.

Wed 10th Jan – Dr Mc Kenna Cup: Cavan v Tyrone in Breffni park at 8pm.

Sun 14th Jan – Dr Mc Kenna Cup semi-finals.

Sun 28th Jan – NFL: Galway v Tyrone; NHL: Tyrone v Warwickshire; Ladies NFL: Tyrone v Waterford.


Keep an eye on the Club’s website at www.owenroe-leckpatrick.ie or our Facebook page for updates.


Unfortunately the Youth Awards for our U-14 and U-16 players had to be postponed due to the bad weather last month. They have now been rescheduled and will take place in the Clubrooms tonight, Thursday 4th January at 7.30pm. All players in these age groups are asked to attend as well as their parents and family members.


A big thank you to all who sold and bought ducks for this year’s Duck Derby and to all who helped out in any way on St Stephen’s Day.

All profits from the Derby this year will be going to Stephen Boyle who took part in Strictly Come Dancing to raise funds for the Motor Neuron Disease Association. The winners were: 1st Duck Home - Aoife Mc Cay, 2nd Duck Home - Sean Kelly, 3rd Duck Home - Eamon Hegarty and Last Duck Home - Conan Pollock.


The posts of Treasurer, Social and Culture Officer, Development Officer and Draw Organiser as well as 2 posts for the General Committee still need to be filled on the 2018 Committee.

If you feel you can help or want to play a more active part in Club affairs by volunteering for any of these roles please contact Jude Kelly or Pat Mc Nulty as soon as possible. Without volunteers in these posts the Committee and the Club will not function. All is asked of you is a few hours a week.

The first Committee meeting for 2018 will take place on Monday 8th January.


If you had your photo taken at the Club’s Dinner Dance and would like to purchase a printed copy please see Davy Ralston’s Facebook page or website to place your order. The photos can be found at www.dtrphotography.com


The Punters Club resumed on Tuesday 2nd January! If you would to join and start saving for Christmas 2018 contact Marie or Margaret at the Club this Tuesday night at 9pm-ish. Closing date for joining is Tuesday 16th January.


Lotto tickets are on sale from various Club members or at The Glen Shop, Devlin’s Bar, The Stables Inn or M.K.’s Bar. You can now also do the Lotto online via the “Shop Now” button on the Club’s Facebook page or on www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Owen_Roe_ONeill_Leckpatrick



Well done to Brendan Boggs, Stephen Kelly and Cathal McShane who all played on the TeamTalkmag All-Stars team who defeated Errigal Ciaran on Sunday last in the annual charity match involving the All-Stars team.

Among the charities to benefit were the Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust,

St Vincent de Paul and the Head Injury Unit RVH.


Club wear and merchandise including players gloves with the Owen Roe’s crest, replica jerseys, skinnies and regular-fit tracksuit bottoms, shorts, kitbags (youth and adult sizes), bobble hats, golf umbrellas, mugs, as well as a limited stock of bodywarmers, jackets, polo shirts and youth sized T-shirts are all on sale. Contact Joe Hegarty.

To help identify your Club gear in case it gets mislaid, GMG Logos in the Orchard Road Industrial Estate in Strabane will personalise your Club gear and with yours or your child’s initials or name.