Eight Leitrim teams for HSE Connacht Team Finals

Eight Leitrim teams will make the journey to Castlebar next Saturday, April 14, for the HSE Connacht Community Games Team Finals First weekend.

Eight Leitrim teams will make the journey to Castlebar next Saturday, April 14, for the HSE Connacht Community Games Team Finals First weekend.

Eight Leitrim teams will make the journey to Castlebar next Saturday, April 14, for the HSE Connacht Community Games Team Finals First weekend.

Teams from Mohill, Ballinamore and Carrigallen will compete to qualifty for the first weekend of the national finals in May. Headquarters for the event will be Davitt College in Castlebar and with all competitions getting underway at 11 am, it promises to be a long day.

The presentation of medals, trophies and Cups will be made at Davitt College, which will hold the boys Indoor soccer finals, following the completion of each event with the chess and draughts competitions being held in GMIT Castlebar while the Handball competitions will take place at An Sportlann at McHale Park.

Mayo Community Games would like to take this opportunity to welcome all teams and persons associated with Community Games and wish them the best of luck in their chosen competitions on the day.

The draw involving Leitrim teams is as follows:

Chess: U-12: A: Mohill v St. Mary’s Sligo; Semi-Finals: Ballinasloe v Castlebar; Ardcarne Roscommon v Winners A.

Draughts: U-10: NBT Galway v Carrigallen; Semi-Finals: Elphin v Turlough Mayo; Winners A v DW Templeboy Sligo). U-12: NBT Galway v Carrigallen; Semi-Finals: Bohola Mayo v Winners A; Castlerea v DW Templeboy; U-14: Semi-Finals: Elphin v Carrigallen; Turlough (Mayo) v DW Templeboy.

Handball: U-13 Boys: A: Ballinamore v Moycullen; Castleconnor Sligo v Roscommon/Kilteevan; Aughagower Mayo v Winners A. U-15: Ballinamore v Castleconnor; Moycullen v Burrishoole Mayo.

Indoor Soccer: U-12: A: Bearna Na Forbacha Galway v Elphin; Semi-Finals: Winners A v St. Feichin’s Sligo; Mohill v Breaffy Mayo. U-15: A: Mohill v AFK Roscommon; Semi-Finals: Winners A v Milltown Galway; Kilmaine Mayo v Ballymote.