*Lower Mourne U-21s played on Friday against Shamrocks in Pairc Esler. At half-time the visitors led by five points. During the second period Shamrocks got their game together and ended up wionning by a point, 1-13 to 1-12. This was the last game of the season for the U-21s and thanks to the Longstone and Glasdrumman players and management for getting the team ready and able to compete in each game they played.
*Well done to Kieran Trainor who received the 2011 South Down Referee of the Year, for Senior grade games, at Friday night’s Awards ceremony.
*Zumba with Lisa continues in Longstone Hall on Wednesday evenings (tonight) from 7-8pm. Everyone welcome.
*Annual Juvenile Awards Night, football and camogie, U-8 to U-16, in Longstone Hall this Friday, December 2, at 7.30pm.
*The AGM of Longstone GAC will take place this Sunday, December 4, at 7.30pm in Longstone Hall. All members and supporters are welcome.
*Youth Club resumes next Friday, December 9, Primary 7-8.30 and Secondary 8.30-10pm.
*The Irish language tv station, TG4, are running a poll on their website, www.tg4.ie, to find out the Football Goal of the Year for 2011. The programme, with all the contenders, goes out on Christmas Day at 6.10pm. Goto the website and follow the links:Competition-GAA Beo-Football Goals, and you can vote for Goal B, Mark Poland v Armagh, in the Ulster championship.
*Congratulations to St Columban’s U-16 team who won the Down Vocational Schools title last week against a fancied St Mark’s team. Longstone had Daithi Young and Gareth McDowell on the panel.
*Numbers 9, 12, 15, 19. Five matched 3. Sunday’s Jackpot £5200.