AGBs Senior Men faced Blessington on Sunday evening in Aughrim in the Senior Championship. A tough match for two very strong teams, saw AGB come from a six point difference to a level finish with the final score finishing AGB 1-15 to Blessington 2-12. This was an excellent match to watch as both teams really gave it their all. Scores were from Chris o Brien 0-03,Phil Healy 1-05, Stephen Hurley 0-01, Cormac o Shea 0-03, Peter Hemp 0-02 and JP Hurley 0-01. The next match is this coming Saturday where AGBs Seniors face Baltinglass in Joule Park Aughrim at 5pm.
AGBs Junior Bs played Avondale at home on Thursday last in Pearses Park. By half time AGB were in the lead 2-06 to Avondale 1-05 after a strong first half. The final score finished AGB 2-09 to Avondale 1-09. The Junior Bs are in action this coming Thursday away to Hollywood.
AGBs Intermediate Ladies continued their Championship campaign last Friday evening away to Baltinglass. A tough encounter for the ladies but one where they really pushed themselves on, saw them finish level Baltinglass 2-06 to AGB 3-03. Well done girls.
AGBs U17s Minor team were in action on both Monday and Friday evening. After a long break from matches this team were bursting to get going and played two excellent matches. Mondays evening saw them welcome An Tochàr to Pearses Park. A strong U17 side turned out and played a great match. Final score ended AGB 4-05 An Tochar 1-07.
On Friday evening they played Clara Gaels in Ballymoney and it's finished Clara Gaels 2-12 to AGB 1-7. It was a tough encounter for AGBs minors, but the scoreline is no reflection of the effort put in by them all.
The Juvenile section were inaction too with plenty of matches. U13 Div 2 were away to Annacurra, where they too had an excellent game of football. The final score finished AGB 11-12 to Annacura 2-05.
U13 Div 3 were away to Clan na Gael. A tough match for the AGB boys saw them play a great match, but unfortunately they suffered a strong defeat. U11s travelled to Donard. All the lads played their hearts out and we had plenty of scores in both halves. Close run to the final minutes against a very strong opposition in Donard but the lads never gave up and clinched a win with the final kick of the game. A margin of 2 points sealed a hard won victory.
AGBs U12 girls played Blessington at home in Pearses Park, on the Juvenile Pitch last Thursday evening in two excellent matches. Well done girls great football was on display.
AGBs All Ireland tickets are now in circulation within all sections of the Club, and can be purchased from all Administrators or Club Officials.The draw will be held in AGBs Ballymoney Complex on Tuesday night the 14th August at 8pm. Please insure that all tickets are returned by Monday 13th. This draw is our main fundraiser for the year and we would encourage all members and friends of AGB to support.
AGBs Summer Camp took place on the week of the 23rd of July, huge well done to all the children who participated. An excellent week of football and fun was had by all.
Arklow Geraldines Ballymoney Club Gear is now available to buy directly from O Neills. Kit yourself out in this seasons most wanted AGB clothes. Simply visit ONeills.com, click on Your Club banner, Search for Arklow Geraldines Ballymoney.