BALLINTEER ST JOHN'S
NO winner of Thursday 21st August Lotto draw for €10,000. Second draw for €1,400 also had no winner. Tickets are available online at www.ballinteerstjohns.com or from the usual outlets. Bingo every Monday night in the Clubhouse - starts at 8pm and all welcome for a great night's entertainment. Please book that special function in 2014 in your clubhouse now to avoid disappointment. Great win for Senior footballers in the league over St Pats of Palmerston. Our Ladies Football second team won in the championship also against Wanderers.
BALLYBODEN ST ENDA'S
CONGRATULATIONS to Natalia Hyland and Rachel Ruddy together with the rest of the Dublin senior ladies team who defeated Kerry in The All ireland Quarter finals on Saturday. Dublin will play Galway in the semi final next Saturday. Best of luck to Michael Darragh Macauley, Dara Nelson, Declan O Mahony and the Dublin team who are playing Donegal this weekend in the All Ireland Senior Football Final. Ballyboden St Enda's Bingo is back on Tuesday 2nd September, 2014 @ 8.30pm. All welcome. Great nights entertainment. Pat Corcoran, Woodfield, Scholarstown Road was this week's winner of the lotto. There was no Match 1st Three winners and Dan O'Sullivan, Manor Close, Marley Grange was this week's weekly subscribers draw.
LOTTO numbers were 06,07,13,24; there was no winner of this week's jackpot €2,500. The four €30 winners are Kathleen Robertson, Deirdre Byrne, Ann Kelly, Molly McConnell. Tickets are €2 each and are available from club members or in Chasers itself. Please help support the club by getting your lotto ticket. The club is always looking for new players for all teams; anyone interested can contact Paul on (086) 2189 173. Follow us on Twitter (@BallyfermotDLS) or like us on Facebook (Facebook.com/BallyfermotDLS) or Web ballyfermotdls.altervista.org.
HEROES of the week are our tickets team. Mr. David Smith and Mr. Dermot McMahon: Ballymun Kickhams heroes of the week! Juvenile teams starting to come back and the nursery is now back every Saturday from 9.30 to 10.45 in St. Kevins for boys and girls from 4 years up, for more info contact Shane on 0861608672. Our under 14's had a win over Towers with David, Eoghan, Jack, Matthew and Sean excellent. Training on Wednesday at 6pm. Our 15's had a great win over FingalRavens, followed by defeating Parnells inthe 16's cup, with Proudy, Cameron and Conal in top form. The lads have a challenge on Monday at 7 at home, and a league game versus Vincents on Thursday at 8.30 at home. Please support. Minors play Maurs on Tuesday at 8.15 at home and have a gym session on Wednesday at 7pm. The club would like to wish Conor,Aaron, Glenn, Dillon and Leon all the best with the Dublin minors next Sunday, and all the best to Philly, Jamesy, Dean, Davey and Sean in the senior game. The launch of our strictly DVD will be held this Saturday at 8pm in Glasnevin lawn tennis, members and friends are invited to attend. We are launching an initiative this year to assist our leaving certificate members by running grinds in various subjects. For more information and for enrolment please keep an eye out on our webpages. Remember, our golf classic is on this Friday in Hollystown, for late reservations or more information, please contact Declan 0866015745. The executive committee would like to extend deepest sympathies to the family of StephenWalker (clubhouse caretaker) on the recent sad passing of his father. Our thoughts are with the Walker family at this sad time. For more information please visit www.ballymunkickhams.com or our club facebook page or twitter @BallymunGAA
Juvenile games and training are resuming this week. New players welcome at all age groups - training from 10am on Saturdays. Juvenile subscriptions are now due for 2014/15. Hard luck to our junior footballers losing out in their championship semi finals to Colmcilles at the weekend. Well done to the Under 11s hurlers winning a Camaint final in Parnell Park at the weekend. Well done to the organisers of the 2nd Cul Camp in the club this summer with another 140 plus attendees last week. There is a substantial amount of lots and found items in the club following the Summer camps which can be reclaimed on Saturday. There was no lotto winner, next jackpot is €1,500.
LAST Saturday, it was discovered that the club shop had been stolen. It is believed to have occurred sometime between Saturday the 5th July and Saturday the 23rd August. The Club are appealing to anyone who has information regarding the theft to contact the Gardai at Blanchardstown on (01)6667000. The Intermediate Hurling Championship Quarter Final takes place this Saturday, with the lads taking on Thomas Davis in Kiltipper Road. Throw in is at 6pm, and big support is needed. Well done to the Senior Footballers who had a great win again Round Towers at the weekend. Well done also to all of the players and coaches who made the Summer Camp such a success last week. The home page of the website has been updated, and can be viewed at www.castleknock.net. Please continue to send in all tax donation and bond scheme forms for the Clubhouse Fund, as we look to push on after the awarding of the sports capital grant recently. There was no winner of the Lotto Jackpot, which now stands at €3600.
CLANNA GAEL FONTENOY
WELL done to those of our teams who recorded good wins over recent days. To start with, our Intermediate Footballers had a fine 0-16 to 1-11 victory over Ballyboden. Not to be outdone, our Junior Ladies showed their resolve in achieving championship success over Round Towers of Lusk. At the same time, the amalgamated U-15 hurlers of Ui Chonaill-Fontenoy scored 3-8 to overcome Ballinteer St Johns in the first round of their Championship. The team lie top of the Division 2 table and look poised for promotion to the top level. Our U-14 hurlers have not been so fortunate of late, going down to successive defeats against Naomh Fionnbarra and Kilmacud Crokes. Still in contention towards the top of the Division 3 table, the hope will be that the team will return to winning ways when their full complement of players return after the summer break. Finally, preparations are well underway for the club's fundraising race night in Shelbourne Park on 27thSept. With tickets costing just €15 per head and various add-on prizes to be won, it has the makings of a great night at the dogs.
TEAM of the Week goes to our U13 B Footballers who defeated TSS to stay top of their league. Senior Footballers lost narrowly to Na Fianna in a close encounter. Clontarf still maintain top spot in AFL3, with 3 games to play. U13 A and B teams recorded excellent league wins. U11 hurlers concluded their summer Camaint series at finals day in Parnell Pk. Tickets ordered for the Dublin/Donegal game can be collected on Friday evening from 9-10pm, in the club bar. There will be a BBQ in the club following the Dublin match from 6-8pm, with the match replayed on the new big screen TV. Best wishes to Jack and also to our Minor representatives Andrew Foley and Declan Monahan. Well done to Sarah and Margaret with the Dublin Ladies who reached the All Ireland quarter final.There was no winner of the club lotto this week. The numbers drawn were, 1,16,25,27. The weekly consolation winners were David McCann and Paula McAdams. Our nursery resumes this coming Saturday morning at 9.30am in St Paul's College. The nursery is open for all boys and girls aged 4-8yrs. www.clontarfgaa.com.
NO winner of the Lotto jackpot of €12,500 for Monday 18th August. Numbers were: 3.12.17 & 19. Nineteen match 3 winners each receive €32. The jackpot will remain at the maximum and €500 will be added to the follow on Jackpot which now stands at €11,500. Tickets are €2 and the draw takes place every Monday at 11pm. Please support. Great win by our Adult football team in the semi final of the junior A championship. We now play St Vincents in the final. Our Under 12 Camant team also tasted success by winning their final in Parnell Park. Congratulations to all concerned. Sunday sees the launch of our new hot food service at 1pm. Why not join us for your Sunday lunch and cheer on the Dubs in the All Ireland semi final. There will be promotions and the craic will be mighty. The food service will continue every Sunday. The Summer road leagues continue on Wednesday at 6pm and conclude on Friday. All teams return to action this weekend. Best of luck to our under 9 and 10 hurling teams who travel to Carlow on Saturday to take part in a tournament. Senior hurlers play St Vincents in the league on Saturday at 6pm in Clonshaugh. The golden goal was scored in the 17th minute. Winner receives €60. Holders of tickets with 16 and 18 minute receive €20. Tickets are €2 and all proceeds are in aid of the Juvenile games fund. Our thanks to all involved in the organisation of the Family weekend. It was a great success. Best wishes to all our young players who return to school over the next few days.
CROÍ RÓ NAOFA
NO WINNER of this weeks lotto, numbers were 11,15 and 44. Two by €20 winner were Dessie c/o Mick and Katie c/o Pat. Next weeks jackpot €4700. Thanks for your continued support. Thanks to all club members who came out to the BBQ and Uniliever for their support and their work on the day. Training continues for all teams this week, all juvenile teams training Wednesday at 6pmin the park. Mens team training in the park at 7:30pm on Tuesday. New players for all teams are always welcome to join. Anybody looking to have items included in the weekly club notes, please contact club secretary before 10am every Monday. Keep up with ongoing club events on Facebook and Twitter.
CONGRATULATIONS to Keith Murphy and Elaine Beehan and Kieran & Sarah Groarke on their recent arrivals we know that both Lily Murphy and Sean Groarke will be dawning the Crumlin Jersey in no time. Any member who has yet to hand in their sponsorship cards for The Jim Boggan Memorial Cycle can you please do so immediately. Also watch this space for news about our upcoming night that will display movies and photos shot on the day. Big week this week on the games side the Senior Hurlers will look to wrap up AHL2 on Saturday evening against fellow table toppers St Brigids in Pearse Park with a 6pm throw in time be sure to get down and support the lads. Also on Wednesday night the Ladies Football team will bid to reach 4th championship Semi final in 4 years when they play Na Fianna at 7pm in Pearse Park. Club Lotto was not won numbers drawn were 4, 13, 17 and 29. There were 4 match 3 winners. Next weeks jackpot will be €4,900. Club shop will reopen shortly after being closed for the last few weeks to accommodate the summer holidays.
There was a great result last Saturday for our 1st Adult Footballers who beat O'Tooles by 2-15 to 1-13 in AFL2. Our 2nd footballers also had a good win over Ballyboden in AFL5 on Sunday morning and the 3rd team got a walkover from Palmerstown inAFL9. Congratulations to Cuala's Martha Byrne who was part of the Dublin ladies Gaelic football team that defeated Kerry in the All-Ireland Quarter Final on Saturday by 2-12 to 1-10 in Birr. A devastating display of drive, determination and skill from the U16 hurlers gave them a massive 6-13 to 1-09 win over Whithall Colmcille last Thursday in Division 1. Perfect preparation for the upcoming championship. The lotto numbers this week were 18, 3, 5, 22. Our three €50 lucky dip winners were Jo O Connor, Lorraine Hayes and Pip Connolly. Next week's jackpot is a massive €12,500, buy your tickets now at helpourclub.ie/localhome.asp?LL_ID=460. Tickets are selling fast for the 2014 Cuala All-Ireland Lunch. This annual event, compered by The Sunday Game's Des Cahill with special guests, just gets better and better each year. If you, or your company, would like to buy a table please contact Peadar at firstname.lastname@example.org. Juvenile and Academy groups are gradually starting training again with the schools starting again. Your groups' mentors should be in contact soon about times and locations Registration, for children born in 2009, for the Cuala Academy will be on Saturday September 13th in the Cuala hall, Hyde Rd. Older children are welcome to come down to any training session for their age group and try Gaelic games out. You can find mentors' contact details on www.cualagaa.ie. Best of luck to Michael Fitzsimons and rest of the Dublin Footballers who face Donegal in the All-Ireland semi-final at Croke Park next Sunday.
ERIN GO BRAGH
OUR annual golf classic will take place on Friday 29th August in Carton House on the Montgomery course. Its €300 per team of four and places are limited. Tee box sponsors are also welcome. To book your teams place text George Burke on 0879709795. Our ladies section are holding a back to school juvenile disco on Friday August 29th in Castaheaney Community Centre. Our nursery for 4-7 years has started back this week. Training continues every Tuesday from 6-7 and Saturday 11.15-12.30 in Hazelbury Park. Well done to our under 11 hurlers who played Good Counsel in their camaint final in Parnell Park on Saturday. Our under 15 footballers return to training on Wednesday August 27th in Hazelbury Park at 6.30. The management team is drawn from our junior football team and will be Barney Reilly, Pat Murphy, Benji Stephens and George Burke. All players past and present are invited to attend. Contact George on 0879709795 or email@example.com with your contact details. Anyone interested in playing football can call George 0879709795. Our footballers will be holding a seven a side football tournament on All Ireland football weekend. Anyone interested in playing hurling can contact Karl 0872352074. Our hurlers play Na Fianna in Collinstown on Wednesday in a challenge game. They have no game this weekend. There was no winner of our weekly club lotto. Numbers drawn were 2, 13, 16, 17. Next weeks jackpot is €3,100 and the draw will be in The Paddocks. Tickets are on sale at training, in The Paddocks, The Vineyard, The Strawberry Hall and The Grasshopper for €2 each or 3 for €5.
WELL done to the U11 boys who won their Camáint final in Parnell Park on Saturday. Thanks to the U10s who subbed up and also big thanks to Noah Howard and Hayden Mullins for playing and helping their big brothers to victory on the day. Well done to the U15 boys in their championship win on Sunday morning. Fixtures this week. Tuesday: Camogie Senior 7 top 4 playoff V Craobh Ciarán at 7pm venue tbc.Wednesday: Ladies Junior Football Cup (knockout stage) V Clan Na Gael in Ringsend at 7pm. Thursday: Camogie Senior 4 top 4 playoff V SOP/ER in club at 7pm. Saturday: Senior Hurling V St Olafs (championship relegation) away at 6pm. Sunday: Junior Hurlers V St Jude's (championship relegation) in club at 10:15am. All support needed for both games. Training details and Fixtures can be also found on the club website www.erinsislegaa.com or on the Facebook page. The club will be running a strictly come dancing event soon. Anyone interested in getting involved contact Clare Donohue or Natasha Ward. Live Music in the bar every Sunday. Bingo every Monday with music from the Cubes. There was no winner of the Club Lotto last Thursday. Numbers drawn were 2,4,12,15 and bonus number was 9. Next weeks jackpot is €2,000. Thanks for your continued support.
ON Saturday in Tymon Ospery in a second half revival the U/16s outscored Div 1 League leaders St Vincent's by 12 pts to 2 to record a wonderful 3 pt win. Then on Sunday morning the U/15s in their Championship Quarter Final played in a high scoring thriller and held on for a hard fought win by a single pt against Naomh Fionbarra. Well done to both teams and thanks for the great support on the sideline. Sat next sees AHL 4 play Trinity Gaels @ 6pm in Drimnigh. And on Sun 31st August AHL 7 are up against Naomh Mearnog @ 3pm in Tymon Nth. U/12 hurlers play in the Div 1 Sheild of the Camaint Finals next Sat @ 3pm in Parnell Park. Good luck to all teams in the week ahead. La na gClub Fag a Bealach is this Saturday, 30th August from 2 - 6pm. Disco Bus, BBQ, Cake Baking stalls, Skills Competitions, Raffle etc etc. It promises to be a fun filled afternoon with something for everyone so why not bring all the family along and enjoy the day. Golf Society Captains Day, Sat 29th August in Tulfarris Golf Club from 2pm. List behind the bar. Deepest sympathy is extended to Joe Kerins on the death of his wife Rosaleen. May she rest in eternal peace. Twenty Questions in the members' bar every Wednesday night. No cover charge. All welcome. Club Lotto Numbers were 14, 15, 19 and 25, No winner. No Match 3 winner. Next week's jackpot will be €8,100.
WELL done to all involved with the First team on winning the Division 2 league title at the weekend. Huge effort from all involved during the year and will be great to see Ravens back in Division 1. A big thanks to everyone who played, sponsored teams & tee boxes, bought tickets or helped in any way with our very successful fund raising Golf Classic in Swords Open at the weekend. Congratulations to our winners Michelle Dehane, Richard Dehane, Eoghan O Donnell & Andrew Hoar. Big congratulations to Alan Manning and Sean Griffin who have officially made the Dublin Under 17 panel. Well done lads. Best of luck to Darren Daly in the All-Ireland semi final next weekend. No lotto results at time of writing. They will be available on the club's Facebook page over the coming days.
The club held an U12 hurling festival on Saturday with teams from Wexford, Kilkenny, Kildare, Laois, Carlow, Meath and Dublin. The management would like to thank the U12 parents and our sponsor Dermot O'Malley & Co. on a very successful day. (check out our facebook page for a picture diary of the day). A club maintenance day will be held on next Saturday (6th September) from noon to 4pm. If you can lend us a few hours please text Liam at 086 3814422 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. The last camp of the summer took place during the week. Thank you to all those who supported the Kellogg's Cul Camp during the week. Up to 240 children attended the combined hurling and football camp. Thank you to the club members who coached at the camp and helped out at the previous summer camps. For anyone who lost/forgot items of clothing at any of the camps, the lost property bag is behind the club bar and will be there for the next three weeks. Well done to Sinead Finnegan, Emer NíEafa & Niamh Rickard and the Dublin Senior ladies football team who beat Kerry on Saturday to secure their place in the 2014 All Ireland semi final. They will now face Galway on Saturday 30th of August to decide who progresses to the All Ireland final. Unfortunate loss for our G4M (Gaelic 4 mothers) team in their final game on Thursday against St Maur's, 1-3 to 1-7 in torrential rain. The Mammies now start training for the All-Ireland blitz in October. All-Ireland Semi Final tickets for next Sunday can be collected from the Club bar from 8pm on Thursday evening. The club would like to wish Paul & the Dublin Squad the very best.
FRIENDS OF DUBLIN HURLING
WE are now preparing for our big golf classic at the famous K-Club on Friday September 5th. We have the course from 10am to 2pm. We have 26 teams booked in already so we have room for one more team. Visit www.fodh.ie to see the timesheet. The format is a 4 person scramble and the cost is €300 per team [ including a meal]. There is a €10,000 prize for a hole in one at the 17th hole. We are offering 4 tickets to the hurling finals as one of the prizes for the winning teams. There is a €10,000 prize for a hole in one at the 17th hole. To book a slot call Michael at 0872331983. We now look forward to the club hurling scene resuming and we have some mouth watering games to look forward to. We always welcome new members to Friends of Dublin Hurling. To sign up visit www.fodh.ie.
AFL5 Garristown 0-12 Erin's Isle 0-11. Well done lads, hard fought win against a very strong team. Next game scheduled for the 7th September against Thomas Davis in Kiltipper Road at 10:30. Training continues Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7:30pm. Club Lotto, Numbers: 1,2,9,37. No winner. €20 winners: Brian O'Sullivan, Johnny McGrath, James Mulvany. Seller: Mick Kinsella. Next weeks jackpot: €1400.
MANY thanks to all those who supported the fundraising table-quiz held in the club last Saturday. The event raised a substantial amount for a very worthy cause. Well done to Hollie Mc Gregor who organised the event.Congratulations to the adult footballers for their win over Crumlin in the league last week. Congratulations also to the under 16 hurlers who beat St. Peregrines last Saturday. Conor Mc Auley deserves a special mention for his performance. Next weekend sees the start of the juvenile camogie championships, with the under 14's playing St Vincents and the under 13's play Lucan Sarsfields. The club LOTTO was not won this week. The numbers were 6-13-28. Next weeks jackpot will be €1800. Bingo continues every wednesday night in the club at 8.30pm. We have Texas Hold'em in the bar on Friday nights at 9pm. Button accordion and concertina lessons are available every Monday night at 8pm in the clubhouse. There are Set-Dancing classes every Monday in the hall at 7.30pm. Beginners welcome.
ADULT football championship rolls on with Congratulations to the Daire Brennan Junior footballers who beat Parnell's 1-6 to 0-8 in the Championship Quarter Final. David Beagon rattled the net, but club legends Big Jim Fitz and Marcus O'Buachalla chipped in with points to add to Councillor Liam Dockery's frees. "New Boy" Cormac Bonner added to the tally and a great team performance. The altitude training in Louisbourgh paid off, well done lads. Pressed for a comment, Daire replied "delighted with the result", but returned to the blanket media ban thereafter. The Minor B footballers had a useful workout in Bray and face Lucan next weekend an 'Boden the week after. Well done also to the Molly Lamb and the Dublin Senior Ladies Footballers who beat Kerry yesterday in the All-Ireland semi final. Hard luck to the senior footballers who lost to St Oliver Plunketts in the AFL1, 0-13 to 1-8. Finally, hard luck to Rachel Noctor and the Dublin Premier Junior Camogie team who lost their All-Ireland semi final to Laois. Fantastic WIN for our Junior Lady footballers as they beat Scoil Uí Chonaill 4-12 to 4-6. A tough physical game in St Anne's park but our girls worked really hard to stay on top. Amy, Cathy, Claire, Niamh and Orla Cotter leading the way. A Narrow defeat in the U15A Hurling championship in Silver Park1 Whitehall scoring 2-12 to squeeze through to our 0-17, hard luck. The Hurling Sevens Launch this week in Croke Park and in two weeks the FBD All Ireland Football 7s will be launched as we "Bring it back home" to Glenalbyn with a special sponsors and advertisers event. Contact email@example.com for advertising options.
MANY thanks to all the Teams who sent in match reports this weekend. Full details can be found on our website www.lucansarsfields.ie over 1500 players in action in the last week across all 4 codes from age 7 to 40+. congratulations to the U15 Hurlers who had an excellent championship win at the weekend. There were also important wins for our Senior, Intermediate and Junior Audlt Football Teams. Some great scores in the latest Golf Outing at Hermitage on Aug 22nd. Hermitage Results Friday August 22nd 2014,1st: Ben Quilligan, 40 pts, 2nd: Brian Murphy 40 pts, Cat 1: Luke Walsh , 35 pts, Cat 2:John Boland  34 pts, Cat 3:Pearse O'Connell  32 pts. We are again running this Last Man Standing for the 2014/15 Premier League season, with the first games on the week-end of August 30/31. Entry is again €10, entry envelopes are behind the bar. Contact Mick Roche 087 2428419 for any further information. The Club Shop is open on Saturday's from12pm and Thursday evening from 7:30pm. The online version is open 24/7. Our Jersey Packs and Pitch Hoarding options are also proving very successful. Click on the link website for some examples of recent Jersey Partners and many thanks to those who have come onboard. Our Lucan District Credit Union Academy is now on a Summer Break and will return on the Saturday September 6th at 1:30pm. There was no winner of the Lotto numbers were 2, 6, 10 and 19. This week's jacpot is €19,500 a great boost for the winner after the Summer Break, with REA McDonald sponsoring.
MEN'S Afl4 team lost out to Clann Mhuire. Ladies play in a cup final on Wednesday against St Margaret's in the Man O War at 7pm. Best of luck girls.
OUR Senior 2 Camogie team play Good Counsel in Mobhi Road at 7.00pm Tuesday while Senior Footballers travel to Saggart to play St Mary's at 7.15pm. Junior ladies footballers in Championship on Wednesday night 7.00pm against Crumlin in Pearse Park and on Thursday at 7pm Senior 5 Camogie team play Ballyboden away. Saturday at 6pm sees our Inter hurlers in championship away to Faughs and on Sunday both Senior and Junior hurlers play at home, Juniors play Thomas Davis in Collinstown at 10.15am and Seniors host Ballyboden in Mobhi Road at 10.30. Best of luck to all teams, all support welcome. Congrats to Leah Caffrey, Lucy Collins and Dublin Senior footballers on their All-Ireland quarter-final win over Kerry, the ladies play Galway next Saturday in semis. Good wins at weekend for Inter and Junior A footballers and congrats to AFL10's on their championship quarter-final win on Sunday. Hard luck to Gráinne Ryan, Cliona McCollough Ellen Keatley and Dublin's Junior Premier camogie team on their All-Ireland semi-final loss to Laois. Best of luck to Jonny Cooper, Tomás Brady, Niall McGovern and Dublin's Senior footballers in next Sunday's All-Ireland semi-final clash with Donegal. Thanks to all who made it to the club over the weekend for the Na Fianna Summer festival. Saturday night was a brilliant night with good numbers and a great band while Sunday saw a great turnout in spite of the horrific weather forecast. The weather kindly held off until the close of our end of Summer event. Huge thanks due to the organising committee for doing a great job. Na Fianna Golf Society Captain's Prize outing is in Forrest Little Thurs Aug 28th, tee time 1.30 to 3.00pm, for timesheet contact Ciaran Gray 0872269133, all welcome. Updated list of unpaid members now posted on Members' noticeboard. AGM 9th October.
PLACES are filling up quick for Strictly Come Dancing. Get your name in as soon as possible. It will take place on Saturday the 29th of November. Let Tony (0877729492) know if interested in competing. Music from a Michael Bublé / Robbie Williams Tribute Act this Saturday. The RTE radio Programme Céilí House will be broadcast live from Naomh Barróg on Saturday September 6th, the eve of the All-Ireland Hurling Final from 9pm. All welcome. Well done to the Senior Footballers on beating Erin's Isles 2-5 to 1-5 playing most the game with 14 men. Goals from Richie Timmons and last minute goal from Barry Hehir. Great performances all round to the U12 boys in winning the football blitz on Saturday against Kilmacud Crokes, Fingal Ravens and Skerries Harps. The boys showed good character as they came from behind to win each match. Great display of passion and pride from the Camaint team that played in Parnell Park on Saturday but lost out in two tight matches. Very proud of each and every one of the boys. Well done to the U14 Hurling Team who beat Naomh Fionnbarra 4-11 to 4-3 in the league last Thursday. Great all round team performance. Well done to Aoife McGinley who represented Dublin in the All-Ireland Community Games 80m sprint and came 4th. Those who have ordered tickets for the Dublin v Donegal All-Ireland Football Semi-Final can collect them from the club Tuesday and Wednesday from 8pm. Naomh Barróg Golf Societies 6th outing takes place next Friday week (August 29th) to Beaversown. Tee times 1:30 to 2:15. Time sheet is now at the bar. Good luck to the Senior Hurlers in their away Championship Quarter Final this Saturday against Naomh Fionnbarra. All support needed.
A DISAPPOINTING result for our junior footballers who lost to Round Towers Clondalkin in the semi-final of the championship. The lads started well but should have had a lot more scores from the amount of possession they had in the first half. They tried hard in the second half and despite a late rally they could not bridge the gap. We would like to wish Towers the best of luck in the final. Our intermediate footballers played a draw with Ballyboughal in their league tie. Our senior hurlers are at home to Naomh Barróg in the quarter finals of the championship on Saturday night at 6oc while our junior hurlers play O'Toole's in the semi-final of the junior championship also in the boggies"on Sunday morning at 10.15am All support greatly appreciated for both games. Come on the parish. Executive meeting on Thursday night at 8oc Juvenile meeting on Tuesday night 9oc. Music in clubhouse every week-end see notice board for details. Our weekly lotto is now over €6,000 don't forget to play and help support your club. Limited number of tickets available for our Christmas draw great prizes contact club reception. Best of luck to the Dubs on Sunday next.
THANKS to all those who attended the Garth Brooks Tribute last Saturday night, it was a great event and credit must go to the organising and Linda and Gillian who decorated the room. The senior Footballers will be holding a Table Quiz on Thursday 4th September in The Lakeside Lounge, €10 a head and all support is welcome, if you would like more details or wish to sponsor a prize call John Dineen on 087 9712060. Lotto Numbers drawn were 4,7,14 and 20, no played matched 3 or 4 numbers, Jackpot next week is €10100. ckets for the All Ireland Semi Final will be available for collection from the club on Thursday Night, all monies must be paid before collecting tickets.
A HUGE thank you to all who came out to support the Christine Bollard tournament today and everyone who helped out in any way. It was much appreciated. A great display of football from all the teams who came to participate. St Maurs girls made it into the final against St Sylvester's in a match that was very tight but Sylvester's skill pipped Maurs at last few minutes. Thanks to Christy and Maureen and family for the beautiful trophies they put up for the tournament for runners up and winners and Player of the Tournament. Well done all. Congratulations to the u11 hurlers on their fine performance at the camaint finals in Parnell park today Maurs beat Round Towers Clondalkin 3-0 to 2-1 in a very exciting game. It was a great team display and the lads were delighted to receive their medals from Dubs legend Brian Cullen. Our first football team lost away to BallyBoden Saturday by three points while our second football team won by three points against St Peregrines on Sunday morning. Congrats to the G4M&O team on a great win against Fingallians Thursday night. There will be Bingo next Sunday as usual and the Club. Lotto will be held as usual on Sunday night aswell David Grimes, Nancy Murphy, David Boylan, Jane & Karl Rock, Jenny Sullivan. NO lucky winner of this week's lotto of €4,000. Winning numbers 1, 18, 19, 25. Lucky dip €50 winners were. Next weeks lotto will be €4,250.
WELL done to our Under 15 hurlers who have progressed to the next round of the champion after a fine win over St Brigid's. Good luck to Aodhan Fee and the Dublin minors and also to the Dublin seniors in their respective semi finals on Sunday. Tickets ordered for this game can be collected on Thursday night at 8pm. If you are not going to the game, why not come along to the club and watch it on our big screens where complimentary finger food will be served. Our senior hurlers have a vital championship playoff game away to Round Towers of Clondalkin on Saturday evening at 6pm. Please support the lads. Congratulations to Denise, Cliodhna and their Dublin ladies football colleagues who have reached the all Ireland semi final where they will play Galway. Well done also to Sarah Kearns who is a member of the Dublin under 16 ladies football squad who have reached the all Ireland final. Our club camogie section received a great honour recently when 4 of our players were selected on the "Dublin Camogie Team of the Decade" The players in question are Niamh Taylor, Caitriona Power, Andrea Fitzpatrick and Sarah Ryan. Well done girls.
WELL done to our senior footballers who defeated Finian's in the league on Saturday. Hard luck to the junior footballers who were beaten against the same opposition. Well done to our u11's who won the Camaint final in Parnell Park on Saturday. Our Ladies footballers are in championship action on Wednesday night at home to Stars of Erin @7, please try to get down to support the team in this local derby. Senior hurlers are in championship relegation action at home on Saturday evening at home @6p.m. Junior hurlers are in the championship semi-final at home to Skerries at home @10.15 on Sunday morning. Please try to support the hurlers in these two huge games.
THE Dublin U16 girls play Cork in their All Ireland Final on Sat 30th August in Templemore at 1pm. We have two players from our club on this team, Erica Byrne (captain) and Clare McGrath. The whole team will return to the clubhouse for a reception at approx 7pm. Everyone is welcome to the reception. We will need a lot of help on the day and we are asking all members and juvenile/executive committee members to help out. If you can help out please contact juvenile/executive committee or the chairperson. We may run a bus to Templemore on Saturday to the match depending on demand. If you are interested, please email firstname.lastname@example.org before Wednesday. All fixtures for the coming weekend can be found at www.odwyersgaa.com/fixtures. Our adult hurlers will play Clontarf in St Anne's Park on Sunday 31st August at 10.15am. All support is greatly appreciated. Our adult ladies play St James Gaels on Wed 27/8 at 7pm in Iveagh Grounds. All supportis greatly appreciated. Training is continuing for all teams. We are always looking for new players at all levels and anyone interested in playing can contact Craig on 087-9561212 or email email@example.com. The Skills Camp continues on our main pitch in Bremore Park this Saturday morning from 11.00-12.30 and is a great for parents who wish to introduce their children to Gaelic games in a safe and fun environment. Children aged between 4 and 7 years only are welcome. The cost is €3 per week. We are always looking for coaches/parents to help out. There will be a pool competition and cards night in the clubhouse on Friday 29th August @ 7.30pm. Entry is €5 and winner takes all. Juvenile training continues for all teams and all details are available on the Website. Any enquiries regarding juvenile training can be directed to Barry Mullane GPO on 086-1069752. We have a vacancy for a GAA coach under the TÚS scheme. If you think you may qualify, please contact the club secretary firstname.lastname@example.org.
CONGRATULATIONS to our wonderful Ladies team that reached the Championship final for the second year in succession. This followed a hard earned victory over Naomh Barrog in the semi-final 2-12 to 1-5 on Wednesday last. The team trained extremely hard the last few months and their hard work and commitment paid off as they finished the game strong, outscoring their opponents by 7pts to 1 in the final 15 minutes. Tomorrow (Wednesday) the girls play Cuala at home, 7pm in the semi-final of the Cup, come on and show them your support. Everyone in the club send 'Best Wishes'ail to Rachel Douglas and Tara Fitzgibbon who play for Dublin in the All Ireland U16 final against Cork this coming Saturday in Templemore. Our U13 hurlers had a cracking game and a superb result over St Vincent's on Saturday. We take our hats off to our U14's that played and won three matches in as many days. They have been outstanding in performance and consistency, with marvellous wins in the Hurling league on Wednesday by over 7 goals v Lucan Sarsfield and defeating Thomas Davis in the top four play offs on Thursday, playing league football on Saturday beating a Westmanstown Gaels team. A big 'well done' to our U12 boys on reaching the final of the hurling tournament in Fingallians last Saturday. The lads were brilliant, beating four teams from across Leinster on their way. Just coming up a little short losing to the host team. This Saturday night in our lounge it's 'Diablo' and if you don't have a ticket for the match on Sunday you can watch it on one of our screens. There was no winner of our live Club Lotto draw on Thursday. The numbers drawn were 1, 15, 17, 19. This week the jackpot will be €3,500.
THE quorum for our AGM was not reached on Thursday. The meeting will now take place this Thursday August 28th at 8pm. We encourage as many members as possible to attend. Our Senior Footballers face St Sylvesters this Wednesday in Broomfield at 7pm. Junior hurlers play an important championship game on Sunday at 10.15 in Chanel v St Brigids. All supporters welcome. Junior ladies had a great championship win last week beating Cuala B 4-8 to 2-5. Their next game in the group stages is on Wednesday in Phoenix Park v Na Gaeil Oga at 7pm. Best of luck. A very busy week ahead for our juveniles. U15 league match v Good Counsel on Thursday at 7pm in Chanel. On Saturday at home, U9 Hurling v Castleknock at 10am. At 11am in St Annes U10 hurling v Naomh Barrog and at the same time at home U11 hurling v Whitehall Colmcille. U8 hurling face Setanta at Ballymun Road also at 11am. Saturday afternoon at 3.30 U13 football v Skerries Harps in Ballast Pit. For the juvenile girls, Saturday is a busy day. At 1.30pm U15 Div 1 Championship v Kilmacud Crokes A in Pairc De Burca. At 3pm, U13 face Ballyboden St Endas B in Div 2 Cup in Pairc Ui Mhurchu. And at 5pm, U11 v Thomas Davis in Chanel. Lotto numbers for Monday 18/08/14 were 4, 7, 17, 18, and the bonus was 16 there was no winner and 10 people had 3 numbers. Jackpot for August 25th is €2,900. Don't forget, the Parnell's ClubApp is now available for live match updates. Download details available on our Facebook page.
RANELAGH Gaels newest supporter was on the touchline last weekend to cheer on the ladies team in their Junior D Championship semi-final. RTE's Jennifer Maguire was in Bushy Park on the back of the club's appearance on Breakfast Republic on 2FM on Wednesday morning. Ranelagh Gaels featured on Thursday morning too, with Jennifer giving glowing praise to her first ever GAA experience. The ladies won on Wednesday to book their semi-final place. They take on Craobh Chiarain at Bushy Park to decide who finishes top of the group. The lads aren't back in action for a few weeks, but training continues and challenge matches are being organised. The next draw in the Ranelagh Gaels Club Lotto will take place in Smyths on Thursday, August 28 when the jackpot will be €1,700. Tickets cost just €2 and can be bought from Smyths, Birchalls, Humphreys and the Tap House, or online at www.locallotto.ie. Ranelagh Gaels Academy is on summer holidays and will start up again in September - keep an eye on the club notes and website for updates. The Academy offers Gaelic Games training in a fun and safe environment for children four-years-old and up. Men's training is on Monday nights (except bank holidays) at the all-weather GAA pitch across from the UCD Sports Centre at 8.0. On Thursday nights it's Bushy Park at 7.30. The ladies are training on Monday nights at the UCD all-weather at 7.45 (except bank holiday) and they have a game most Wednesdays between now and the end of the summer. For details and updates on the academy, lotto, training, matches and everything else to do with Ranelagh Gaels keep an eye on our brilliant website -www.ranelaghgaels.ie.
ROUND TOWER LUSK
HEARTBREAK for our first Team following their defeat by St Vincent's in the Junior A Championship semi-final on Sunday. An admirable performance on the day from Towers, who just couldn't get the scores needed to hold back a strong St Vincent's side. We wish them the best of luck for the final. The Golf Society recently hosted their Captains Day in Mount Wolseley with 18 of their members taking part, which everyone enjoyed. The organizing committed expressed their thanks to Neary New Motors for sponsoring the event. Winner on the day was John Flood, with Gerry O'Connor coming second and Brendan Kavanagh third. The next outing for the group will be Monday 15th September in Beaverstown Golf Club. Our Nursery will resume on Saturday 6th September from 10:45 to 12:00 catering for our 4-7 year olds. The Adult Hurling team will resume their puck abouts on Friday 5th September from 7pm. There will be a meeting the following week to set out their plans for the 2015 season. David Power wishes to remind everyone that this team will accommodate all our young players who currently have to play for other clubs. If you are interested in playing with this new team you should contact David on 086 3302723. Our Lotto Jackpot has been scooped again, this time by Philip Gilmartin who takes home €5,050. Congratulations Phillip, happy spending. Numbers drawn were 6, 11, 17 & 24. Jackpot next week starts off at €1,000. Bingo continues each Monday night at 8.30pm with a book costing €10. Entertainment this Saturday night comes from our very own DJ Joe who will transport us back to the fabulous 80s. New club Polo Shirts and Squad Training Tops are now available to be ordered online, along with all club gear, just follow the links on our website (www.roundtowerslusk.ie).
SCOIL UI CHONAILL
ADULTmen stuck to their task and delivered a win in their Division 3 league game on Saturday evening. The Division 8 game, scheduled for Sunday, was postponed due to championship. Hard luck to the adult Ladies who fought to the last play but were beaten in the semi final of the championship on Wednesdayevening. It's hurling fixtures next weekend with the Division 4 league game at home v Lucan Sarsfields. It's back to school this week and back to games next weekend for all our young members with hurling fixtures throwing in on Saturday morning. For girls, championship games are beginning and best of luck to all teams in their fixtures. Your support is welcome as always for all games. The Club Nursery / mini games is also back in action next weekend and we're delighted that our new partner Nolans' Supermarket is sponsoring this section of the Club. New members aged 4 years and over are always welcome to drop in and enjoy the experienced coaching and enclosed facilities at 95 Clontarf Road. More good news this week with the launch of our new Club Website - www.scoilgaa.com. A big thank you to Club footballer Donncha Fenton who developed and designed the site which looks great on smartphones too. Details of Club activities are available on Facebook and Twiter as well as in the Club. The countdown to the All Ireland Football Minor and Senior Semi finals is on. Club members are reminded that tickets will be available for collection in the the Club on Thursday evening from 9.30pm. The Clubhouse will be open next Sundayto watch the game with a BBQ afterwards. Everyone is welcome to drop in and enjoy the facilities. Well done to the Dublin ladies on their win and best wishes in the semi final v Galway on Saturday next. Congratulations to club members Alex & Daria and Caolan and Lisa on their new arrivals.
THE juvenile Academy is back inaction every Saturday morning at the NEW TIME of 10.00am to 11.00am in Shanganagh Castle. The Academy caters for children from 4-8 years old at only €2 per session, covering Gaelic Football, Hurling and Camogie. New members are always welcome. Our boy's and the girls under 11 years football teams are also back in training on Saturday mornings at 10.00am and on Wednesday evenings at 7.00 pm in the same venue. If your child is ages 8-11 years old (born 2003 - 2006) and interested in playing for either team, then contact us now, no experience necessary, just having fun with friends. Our Chase the Ace Sunday night draw in Brady's of Shankill, which had a jackpot of €3200 was packed to the door for the final draw. The jackpot was won by Mr Alan Nolan and a further seven people on the premises won consolation prizes of €50 each. Many thanks to all concerned for making the draw such a huge success. Training for our adult football team takes place in Shanganagh Castle Park every Wednesday at 7.30pm. If you would like to join the team, please contact any club member or just turn up on the night. Club contact: email@example.com or Like us on Facebook & follow us on Twitter.
WELL done to Lyndsey Davey and Dublin on reaching the All-Ireland Semi final with victory over Kerry last Saturday, and to Eve Kehoe in last week,s Minor Camogie semi final victory over Offaly. Good Luck to Lyndsey in Semi next Sat V Galway. Junior footballers had good win in league against St Judes. Fixtures: Tues 26th Aug Senior Camogie V St Vincents Away 7pm, Thurs 28th Junior Camogie V Naomh Padraig Away 7pm. Sun 31st Junior Hurling Championship Semi V Naomh Olaf Away at 10.15am. Good Luck to Bryan and the Dubs in Sunday's Football Semi final v Donegal and to Donal McIlgorm in Minor Semi Final. Clubhouse open from1pm for both games, always a good atmosphere in the club for the Dubs matches. All very welcome. For all other results and fixtures and updated news see website www.skerriesharps.ie. As you can see The New Clubhouse is taking shape at the end of the car park, our donation drive is moving into full swing, by now all members should have recieved your donations pack, if not they are available from the clubhouse or club website skerriesharps.ie. Date for Diary: Fri 14th November Main Clubhouse Development Fundraiser: The Kube in City North Hotel. Have You got What It takes to Beat The Kube. If So Contact Joanne 0864058523. Limited places available. Kelloggs Cul Camp was a great success with over 200 children attending. Thanks to Stephen, Johnny and their team, and to Johnny Cooper and our own stars Bryan,Lyndsey and Aisling. Many Thanks to C&T Superstores for their continued sponsorship of the Harps Summer Camps. New Harps T-Shirts €35 Now Available. Orders to Catherine or Cait 0872730434. Clubhouse Open every Sunday from 2pm. All Welcome. ST ANNE'S
AS PART of our upcoming "Up in Anne's" inaugural club day we would ask members (past and present) and friends to contact Linda Harbron, Club PRO @ 0876124504 with any old photos, medals, jerseys, memorabilia etc that we would like to borrow & exhibit on the day. We are having a CLEAN UP day on Saturday 30th from 2pm all help welcome. Snr Ladies v Sylvesters away Wed 27th@7pm, Snr men home v na fianna challenge game Thurs @8pm. Annes Open Air Disco for age 10-14 years will take place on Friday 12th September 7pm to 10pm, tickets now on sale €10. Parents welcome in bar on the night. Cash prize Bingo every Tuesday @8pm. All welcome along. Doors open @7.30pm. Sat 30th Tony Vincent supplies the free live music. The Macra will return in Sept for Children aged 4-6yrs, all new children welcome. Our White Collar Boxing event takes place on Oct 4th. If you would like to sponsor a boxer, a fight or take out advertisement contact Ciara @0876424065. Pitch signs are available to advertise your business, at a cost of €300, you get a pitch sign 10 foot by 2 foot in Aluminium Bond, for info contact George @0872641667. To Book Our NEW look Function Room for parties, prices are From FREE to DJ & Food package deal, or if you are having a small celebration reserve space in our bar, Finger food can be arranged if required. Dates already gone For 2014 & 2015 contact Leo @ 0862650419. Contact Club PRO Linda @0876124504 or firstname.lastname@example.org For more details on any of the above or for information & updates on club activities visit our website www.stannesgaa.com or our facebook page. Follow us on Twitter @STANNESGAA for updates.
STARS OF ERIN
Mens adult team training on Wednesday 7.30pm, new players welcome, contact Paudge Mc Hugh at 0863092327, under 15's Hurling played Castleknock in the chamionship, well played but lost in the end, under 12's Football, finished runners up in St Johns blizt in Marley Park on Saturday, Ladies Football played St James Gaels, lost out to a stronger team, next match is to St Olafs in championship on Wednesday at 7pm, Lotto Jackpot not won, numbers 3,6 &12, €20 winners, Paula Gilmore, Ned Doyle and John Morgan, next week Jackpot is €4000, please help support your local GAA Club by purchasing €2 tickets.
LOTTO results 23rd August, numbers drawn were 2, 6, 8 & 16 for a jackpot of €3,750, no winner. €50 winners were Eileen Macken c/o Kealy's, Kathleen O'Reilly c/o Marie and Tommy & Olive Deegan c/o The Swiss. Next week's jackpot is €3,950, many thanks for your continued support.
LADIES footballers picked up their 1st Championship win of 2014 against Trinity Gaels last Wednesday. Football 2nd team were beaten by three points at home to Clontarf on Sunday Morning Hurlers in League Action this Sunday at 11am away to Ballinteer St Johns. Training continues for both Football teams this Tuesday and Thursday at 7.30pm at Longmeadows, Hurlers continue training on Monday andWednesday at 8pm. Find us on Facebook and Twitter @stbrendansdub7 or check out our website www.stbrendansgaa.org.
OUR Club Nursery resumes after the summer break this Saturday, August 30th from 9.30 to 11am. We welcome all 4-7 year olds in the Castleknock and Blanchardstown area and new members are especially welcome. Contact Paul on 0879154748 or email email@example.com for more info. The club lotto jackpot rises to a huge €14,200. Our next draw will take place on Thursday week, September 4th in Russell Park. Well done to our AFL1 Footballers who moved top of the league with a good win on Saturday, while our AFL5 team drew. Our U16 B team drew with Round Towers while our Junior Camogie girls beat Na Fianna on Wednesday. Our AFL3 team face Whitehall in Cloghran on Tuesday evening at 7. Three very important hurling fixtures this weekend. Our Senior Hurlers face Crumlin in Pearse Pk on Saturday at 6 with the winner taking a huge step towards league promotion. On Sunday morning our Inter Hurlers face OPER in their Championship semi final at 10.15 in Martin Savage Park while our Juniors face Parnells in Chanel in their relegation play-off. Please support our teams. Well done to Carl Browne and Eoin Kennedy who are through to All Ireland doubles 60X30 Semi Final after 21-9, 21-20 win over Wexford's Hynes and Buggy and to the Dublin Senior Ladies Footballers on their Q-final win. Hard luck to Niamh Adams and the Dublin Junior Camogie team who lost their Semi-final. Deepest sympathies to the MacMonagle and Kennedy families on their recent loss. Best wishes to all our young members starting back in school this week and next week.
WELL done to our Adult Team who Beann Eadair on Sunday in the semi -final of the Championship, Cilles dominated from start to finish at half time the score was Cilles 1-08 Bean Eadair 0-4. The lads continued this form into the second half and continued to dominate the game ended Cilles 1-14 Bean Eadair 0-9 well done to all involved great result and great performance put in by all players. A huge thank you to the supporters it was great to see so many people on the sideline cheering the lads on. At time of going to print there were no fixtures set, however keep an eye on Facebook for updates. Adult Training: Tuesdays and Thursdays @7.30 pm. The winning number in the Bonus Ball draw was 44 - a nice €60 for one lucky person. Lotto: Last weeks lotto numbers were Draw 1: numbers drawn: 2, 10, 20, 24. No winners. Draw 2: numbers drawn: 2, 10, 22, 23. No winners. There were 2 winners of €100 in each draw, this will remain the case until one of the jackpots is won. Jackpots this week are €10,000 Envelopes are available in the Clubhouse, the Estuary Pub, the Harp Bar and the Pound Pub. You can now play Lotto on our club app just text Cilles to 0871962013. Thanks for your continued support. Congratulations to William Cawley and Celine Lowndes who got married during the week, we wish you both a very happy, healthy and long life together. If anyone wishes to have anything added to the club notes you can contact Lorraine at Secretary.firstname.lastname@example.org.
ST FINIAN'S, SWORDS
OUR adult footballers restarted their campaigns after the summer break this weekend. Coincidentally, both our Intermediate and Junior teams had games away from home against Nh Olaf. Unfortunately, our Intermediate team came out the wrong side of a heavy defeat on Saturday night. However, the Junior team reversed the result on Sunday morning with a fine victory. The second of our Summer Camps took place last week. The highlight of the week was an appearance by Dublin senior footballer Eoghan O'Gara, who demonstrated some of his fine skills, signed autographs and posed for photographs. We wish Eoghan and all the Dublin footballers the very best of luck in their all Ireland semi-final next week. Lots of photos from Eoghan's visit are available on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/StFiniansGAASwords. Our 3 day camp starts on Monday 25th August for boys and girls aged 4-13 years ol d. Registration will take place from 10am Monday in the club office. The club is raffling a pair of tickets for both the hurling and football All-Ireland finals. Tickets are €5 each and are available from team mentors and committee members, or by dropping into the club office. Members have been called to a Special General Meeting (SGM) on Thursday 28th of August, with one item on the agenda. The Executive Committee are seeking discussion on the future development of Club infrastructure, including the possibility of providing an all-weather pitch. The club has grown significantly in the 30 years since its foundation and members are encouraged to come along to the SGM to be part of the discussion regarding what is possible and what it will take to deliver even better facilities for current and future members. The lotto jackpot was €7,200 this week. The numbers drawn were 5, 11, 14, 15. There was no jackpot winner. The winners of the €50 lucky dip prizes were Tony & Collette Kiernan and Jonathon Keyes. Next week's jackpot will be €7,300.
THE Academy, u9's and u12's are back from the summer break this coming Saturday, 30th August, training at the GAA Pitches, Kilnamanagh from 10.30. A huge congratulations to our Junior Men's team who won out 1-9 to 0-6 against a battling Tyrellstown in the Championship on Sunday the 24th. Notice of the time and date of the final will be announced soon and it would be great to get a huge turn out for the match. Anyone available to come along and support the lads on their quest for a third title this year are more than welcome. Club Membership renewal forms need to be returned with membership fees ASAP. Club Lotto Results for Sunday 24th August, Numbers drawn: 1, 22 &28. No winner. The three prizes of €20 to Helen Carney, Olive Voyles and M Perry. Next weeks lotto jackpot will be €1950.00. We'd again like to say a massive Thank You to everyone who joined us for our Cycle Rally. For anyone who has a sponsorship card and sponsorship money, we'd be very grateful if you could return them to the club as soon as you can, thank you. Plans are already on going for the Cycle Rally 2015, anyone from the community interested in coming on board to help organise it are more than welcome, just contact one of the committee members (contact details on the club website). We are still looking for anyone interested in helping out with all aspects of the club such as fundraising committee, coaching assistants etc. If this is something you or someone you know would be interested in, please contact any club committee member via the website www.stkevinskilliansgaa.ie.
THE u-11's trip to Glasgow last week was a huge success. We would like to thank everyone who made this trip a great success, especially for the 17 kids who had a ball. They managed to get a tour of the famed Parkhead, go to a fun park, and play a football blitz on Saturday with 4 other teams. The intermediate footballers won the Summer tournament on Sunday with a hard fought 2-8 to 0-10 win over Curraha in the final. Paul Lumley and Brian Shanahan scored both goals. Well done lads. We would also like to thank all teams for participating and the best of luck to Curraha in their quest for championship glory. The junior footballers lost their league match on Sunday away to a very strong St Oliver Plunketts. Well done to our coaches who did the club very proud at the Charlestown Fingal fun day, promoting the club very well. Thanks to all the hard work Jack, James, Ciaran, Conor, Johnny, Emma, Martha, Derek and all of the adult members of the club that got involved.
HARD luck to the Junior Footballers who were beaten in the championship at the weekend. Well done to the under 13 hurlers who beat Cuala, also congratulations to the under 11 who won their Camaint on Saturday in Parnell Park. Strictly Come Dancing, those who want to dance, organise, sponsor, fundraiser or just support please contact Neil Ussher 0862273123. Club Fun weekend will take place on the 20th of September, volunteers needed, contact Robbie Glynn on 0876696288. Clothing collection in the club on Saturday the 13th of September, anyone has old clothes, bedlinen, bags shoes, belts, towels etc they would like to bring along for re-cycling, funds raised go towards the club. Book collection, bring old books to the club for the attention of PRO Robbie Glynn. Children's Disco dates have been changed, please check face book and twitter for details, next disco this Friday the 29th of August. Slimming World every Tuesday in the club at 5.30pm & 7.30pm. Music in the club this Saturday the 23rd of August by "Ms Foxy". Set dancing classes will resume in September, details will be posted. Bingo every Thursday evening at 8pm, come along and have some fun. Carvery every Sunday in the club, all welcome. Function rooms available on request. Please continue to support the club lotto. Two jackpots not won. First draw €10,000. 9, 21, 22 & 29. Second draw €600. 7, 15, 22 & 27. Six €50 winners are 1. Mary Prior. 2. Helen & Geoff c/o pool room. 3. Alison Mccarthy c/o Ann McCarthy. 4. Tom Clare c/o St Marks. 5. Caroline Condron c/o Willie Condron. 6. Liz Masterson c/o Kitty. From the 7th of September for 10 weeks we will be doing a extra draw for €1,000 each week as part of the Lotto draw.
ST MARY'S SAGGART/RATHCOOLE
THE Book on St Mary's Gaelic Football Club will be available to members and friends of the Club with the launch date confirmed for Saturday November 1st. Hundreds of photographs and scores of newspaper reports from the past 'hundred years or so' help to make this book a must-read for club members, friends, relatives, residents of the general area and anyone interested in how a small GAA club can become such an integral part of the community it lives in and from. The Book celebrates the story of the Club from its hesitant beginnings in 1906 to the successful and vibrant organisation it is today. The numerous achievements of the Club on the field and off the field are celebrated. The many contributions made by the Club to the villages of Saggart, Rathcoole and Brittas over the past century are highlighted, as is the part played by individuals, families and businesses of these three villages in sustaining the Club for over a century. St Mary's links with Commercials Hurling Club and St Finian's GAA Club also feature. Price: €20. Seniors have a very important league game this evening against Na Fianna at 7.00pm. Please come out and support the lads. The club pitch will be closed from tomorrow Wednesday until the 10th of September to allow vital maintenance work to take place. All adult and juvenile training and matches will take place in Rathcoole Park. Lotto Numbers drawn this week 15-16-23-26. There were no winners so next week's Jackpot will be €2200. There were no Match 3 winners so next week's Match 3 will be worth €300 win/share. A date for your diary, is Friday 12th September, when a special mass will be held in the club to celebrate Fr John Jacob 50 years in the priesthood. All members are invited to attend.
FIRST up well done and a big thank you to everyone who helped out at our mini leagues and Family fun day both events where a huge success and enjoyed immensely by everyone young and old alike. Special word of thanks to Kilbarrack Fire Crew for coming along to our fun day and giving the children both a tour of the fire engine and a good soaking. Images from both are available to view on our Facebook page. Well done to our Adult ladies team who have qualified for the semi- final of the championship and will be guaranteed a home fixture following their 3-13 to 0-07 win over St Jude's last Wednesday. Big thank you to everyone who came out to cheer the girls on your support was much appreciated by the team and their management. Our U13 hurlers received a walk over from Trinity Gaels on Saturday while on Friday evening despite a spirited display the lads lost out to Na Fianna by 4-2 to 2-2 meanwhile our AFL 4 team lost to a strong Round Towers side by 3-08 to 0-12 on Saturday evening. There is a full programme of club fixtures this weekend with the both the Juvenile boys and girls competitions recommencing following their summer break. Details regarding all games are available on our website. For all the latest news and information remember to follow us on social media or log onto our club website www.stmonicasgaa.com.
ST OLIVER PLUNKETT'S/EOGHAN RUADH
CONRATULATIONS to Junior B Football team on victory over St Sylvesters in semi-final of D championship. Commiserations to Inters on being beaten by the narrowest of margins by Craobh Chiarian in the Junior Championship semi-final. Best wishes to Craobh in the final. Well done to Senior and Junior A teams on league wins over Kilmacud Crokes and St Margarets. Best wishes to Junior A Hurling team in championship semi-final next Sunday vs St Brigids. Support for team would be appreciated. Fixtures: Sun 31st Junior B Hurling Championship vs St Brigids, Martin Savage Park @ 10.15am. Sat. 13th Sept. Senior Hurling Championship vs St Pats (P) at St Peregrines, Blakestown Road @ 4.00pm. Lotto No's for 24th August were: 1, 2, 22, 25 No winner. No Match 3 winners: Jackpot now €3,300. Best wishes to Alan and Bernard Brogan and the Dublin Senior Football team in All-Ireland semi-final vs Donegal next weekend. Good Luck also to the Minors in their semi-final vs Donegal.
ST PATRICK'S, DONABATE
OUR Mini All Ireland Blitz began yesterday with over 300 juvenile players playing 136 games over 6 days. The Final Games take place at 13.0in Ballymastone. Elsewhere in the club, we're working on our Annual Golf Day which is being held this year on 5 September in Donabate Golf Club. We'd like to thank them for their support. Tee times are beginning to fill up. If you'd like to book yours, just call Christy Mc Allister on 086 831 6887 or Jody Mc Gahan on 087 628 8020.
ST PATRICK'S, PALMERSTOWN
LOTTO results. 1st draw. €10,000 no winner. Numbers: 11, 12, 19, 24. 2nd draw. €7,400 no winner. Number: 4, 7, 9, 25. St Pats Plamerstown are holding a strictly fund raiser taht will take place oon thr 8th of November. We are looking for dancers if you want to get in volved or require more information please contact us at email@example.com. The ice bucket challenge. The st Pats under 15 and 16 teams along withe the club chairperson completed the icbucket challenge on Sunday. The juvenile camogie championship. Senior camogie team will play skerries harps on Thursday thr 28th of August in glenaulin at 7pm.
THE club Lotto was not won. Numbers drawn were 5, 17, 18 & 26. Next jackpot is €4,600. A good win against Fingallians on Saturdaykeeps the Senior Footballers' hopes alive. Hurlers play Clan na Gael on main pitch on Saturday at 6. Junior Hurlers play O'Tooles away on Sunday at 10.15 to qualify for the quarter finals of the Championship. Best of luck to Eric Lowndes and the Dubs against Donegal on Sunday. Don't forget to book your ticket for the Croke Park bus before Thursday as spaces are limited. Contact Dave McEneany. Our kitchen will be serving our delicious new menu on Sunday til 6. Wear your county colours on Sunday, even if they're green and yellow, and get your pint for €4. Code of ethics course on in the club on Wednesday at 7.30, contact John Lowndes to reserve your place. Congratulations to George and Elaine Wallace on the birth of their daughter Evie.
THERE was a terrific win by the club's junior footballers in the B Championship semi-final over Robert Emmets on Sunday to reach the decider but some heart ache for the other junior team in losing out after extra time to Plunkett's in the D semi-final. The Senior men - refreshed from their ice bucket challenge, catch it on YouTube - return to AFL1 league duty against Parnells on Tuesday night and there are big championship quarter-final games for the club's adult hurlers this weekend: the seniors face Setanta on Saturday in the SHC B quarter-final and the juniors play Raheny on Sunday in their quarter-final. Please show your support. Well done to Dublin ladies and to our own Sinead Aherne - who got a deserved player of the match accolade in contributing eight points - and Niamh McEvoy, who scored a wonderful goal, in defeating Kerry in the All-Ireland semi-final and best wishes in Saturday's semi-final against Galway. This week's Malahide Lotto is up to €6,550 and can be played online at www.stsylvesters.ie
BEST wishes to Evan Whelan and the Dublin Minors in the All Ireland Semi Final. Head into Croker early on Sunday to support Evan and the lads. Adult 3 footballers had a good win vs St Vincents. Adult 8 lost out to Portabello. The U15 hurlers booked their place in the Hurling Championship Semi Final. Well done lads. Best wishes to our u16, u14 and u13 girls as the Ladies Football Juvenile Championship starts this weekend. Where would you like to be for the All Ireland Final? What about Premium seats in Croke Park? It could be you, if you buy tickets for the Trinity Gaels All Ireland Premium Ticket Draw. The draw takes place on Sept 13th. Tickets are available from mentors. Also, the Trinity Gaels nomination in the Irish Greyhound Derby 'El Flutter' has qualified for the quarter-final next Sat.
NO WINNER of Lotto - numbers drawn 20-24-36. €25 to Margaret McCullagh, Eileen Walsh, Albein O'Connor, Emer O'Shea. Next jackpot €6500.The club will host an Adult 7-a-side tournament at Frank Kelly Park on the 13th September. Minimum age 16. Music, BBQ and bar will be open throughout the day with a Prize giving and party in the evening. All welcome. Contact Eddie on 0876383433 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Well done to all who completed our second summer camp last week, and thanks to all our coaches and volunteers. Juvenile football and hurling continues for boys and girls aged 7-12 with midweek training and matches on Saturday morning and nursery training for boys and girls aged 4-7 on Saturdays at 11am. For further information call Fergal on 087-6213142. We have a particular need in 2014 for players at under-12. Adult Men's training continues Tues /Thurs at Frank Kelly Park. Contact Mark on 0876732628 or Damian on 0868632565. Ladies training each Mon and Wed at 7.30pm at Frank Kelly Park, all new players welcome, contact Louise on 086 8333587. Membership now overdue, please note that this year you are able to pay online, see www.wanderersgaa.ie for details or contact email@example.com or Stephen on 0860489379. Only fully paid members are eligible for Dublin Leinster and All-Ireland Championship tickets. If you would like a Match Report or Photos submitted to the website or press please contact Stephen on firstname.lastname@example.org or on0860489379. All items for the club notes must be submitted by 10am each Monday to email@example.com or Stephen on 086 0489379.
THE Inters kept their recent good league form going with a good away win on Saturday evening over St Marks. This was the first game after the holiday break and the scoreline was 1-16 to 1-04. The next league fixture is on Saturday 6th Sepember at home to Ballyboughal at 6pm. The next Junior fixture is a league game away to St Mary's of Saggart on Sunday 7th September with a 10:30am start. The Ladies play their last home league game of the season at home to Ballyboden St Endas on this Wednesday evening at Westmanstown throw in at 7pm. There will be an end of season get together in clubhouse afterwards. On Saturday 13th September Westmanstown Gaels celebrates it's 10th anniversary. All members are expected to turn out and support the various activities with a fun day for all guaranteed. Tickets from €10 (€20 per family). Details on www.westmanstowngaels.ie.
WHAT an amazing day was had by all last Saturday at our La na gClub, to see a sea of red up at our new pitch was a very proud moment for all Whitehall members. The fun & games that followed & then continuing on down the road to our club for more fun. Well done to all the organisers for all your hard work putting it together, Linda & Daragh Giles, Karen & Dave Harte, Dympna & Brian Cullen & Sarah Troy, what a team. Thank you also to everyone who helped on stalls, putting up bunting, tidying everything away & cleaning up afterwards, our raffle ticket sellers & to everyone who turned up on the day. Well done to our U11s who were playing in Parnell Park last Saturday in Camaint final vs Naomh Olaf, a special day for the kids & their parents. Best of luck to our U12s in Camaint final next Saturday. Best of luck to our little Bua Nua members starting school for the first time. Best of luck also to all teams for the season ahead, starting this week. GAA 4 Mams are playing in Leinster Blitz in Kinnegad next Saturday, best of luck ladies. Our senior footballers are playing St Brigid's tonight in league in Cloghran at 7pm, all support welcome. Still no winner of lotto jackpot of €11,000. Log on now to the club website & get your ticket in the draw, or buy a couple of tickets in club bar on Collins Avenue. Volunteers still needed to join lotto sales team, contact Aoibheann Dunne or Ellen Drum. Come down & play Bingo every Wednesday from 8.30pm in club hall. For more info on these & other club comings & goings check out www.whitehallcolmcille.ieor facebook or twitter @WColmcille.
LADIES team play Championship SF at home 7pm on Wednesday. Junior hurlers play st pats (P) away at 10:15 Sunday 31/08. Golden goose lotto 02,23,26,36. No Winner €20 to I Halpin, S Caffrey, C Ennis. Next week's jackpot is €1000. Golf Classic is on in Hollywood Lakes 29/06, call Richard at 087-9873577.