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first_imgGlenswilly GAA notesGlenswilly lays Finbarr to restThe huge attendance at the funeral of club stalwart Finbarr Glackin on Sunday last spoke volumes of the highest regard in which he was held by club and the community.A founding member and the club president, Finbarr epitomised all that is good about the GAA and the local community.From the first green shoots of Glenswilly GAA Club, Finbarr had been one of the club’s making driving force and held numerous positions throughout his life.The club, from juvenile members, up to the senior team and club executive, formed a guard of honour as his remains were brought for funeral mass.GAA club representatives from across Donegal including the Donegal County Executive turned up to pay their last respects to Finbarr.The huge numbers at his wake at his home in Barack was also testament to the high regard in which he was held by neighbours and friends.Club chairman Peter McConnell expressed his sympathy on behalf of the club to Finbarr’s wife and eight sons and extended family circle.Just hours after his funeral mass, the senior team put in a convincing display to reach the quarter finals of the senior club championship.No doubt Finbarr was looking down on a rain-soaked Foxhall with a proud smile.May he rest in peace. U13s enjoy great friendlyThe Under 13s had a great first outing of the season when they traveled the short distance to take on Letterkenny Gaels. It was the first game of the season for both tams and a great warm-up game for the season ahead was enjoyed by both sides. Thanks to Gaels manager James Freyne for hosting the game and the best of luck to the Gaels for their season ahead. Training of the U13 boys continues on Friday nights and txts will go out to players abut times, etc.Under 10s trip to MalinThe Under 10s took two teams to Malin Town on Saturday last for a terrific underage blitz involving several clubs. Both teams, under coaches Gerard McGrenra, Paddy McAteer, Lee Gildea and Labhaoise Maguire, turned in some super displays of football. The club would like to thank the Malin club for their terrific organisation and hospitality on the day. Many parents also traveled the long distance to support the young players and this was very much appreciated by the club. SeniorsDespite the atrocious conditions, the seniors enjoyed a solid championship win over Malin on Sunday evening last. A great team display by the lads saw them through to the quarter final of the competition. Keep it up lads.Executive meetingThe monthly meeting of the club executive will take place on Monday evening next at 9pm. All are encouraged to attend to discuss a number of issues.Bingo The bingo continues to b a solid source of revenue for the club and continues each Wednesday night in the club. Anybody who can give a hand on the night is asked to contact Paul Lapsley.NotesIf anybody has anything for the club notes, can they please forward them to [email protected] before Monday night.GAA NEWS: GLENSWILLY SAYS GOODBYE TO FINBARR GLACKIN was last modified: August 25th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:Glenswilly GAA noteslast_img read more

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