Glencar/Manorhamilton GAA Club Notes 21/03/2018

Senior Ladies – The Senior team commenced their League campaign away to Dromahair in St Osnat’s last Sunday morning and after a rip-roaring contest they emerged two point winners. Well done to the team and management.

Ball Run – The Feile boys team and management would like to thank everyone who sold and bought lines for their Ball Run which was held last Sunday. Congratulations to the winners: 1st €200 Jean O’Malley (sold by Jack Connolly), 2nd €100 Dara McGuinness (sold by Connor Feehily), 3rd €100 Aoife Clancy (sold by Eanna Clancy), 4th €100 Tom McGoldrick (sold by Shaun Sheridan)

U14 Girls – Training for our 14 girls continues each week – please contact Dermot McMorrow for further details. The girls are set to kick off their 2018 season this week – check our Facebook page for fixture details.

U12 Girls – Training for this group of players takes place every Saturday morning at 9am at St Clares NS Astro.

Fixtures – Weekend fixtures will be published on our Club Facebook Page.

Results – Well done to our U13s who defeated Dromahair by one point on Monday and hard luck to our U17s who lost by the minimum away to Annaduff on St Patrick’s Day. Our Division 3 team made the short journey to Drumkeerin on Sunday but unfortunately found the home side in winning form. Well done to our Senior Hurlers who defeated Calry in the Dermot Molloy Hurling League on Saturday in St Osnat’s.

St Clare’s Junior Girls – Well done to the St Clare’s Comprehensive School Junior Girls team who are through to the All Ireland Junior Final following their semi-final defeat of St Dominic’s of Belfast on Friday last on a score line of 6-6 to 3-8 in Clones. We congratulate the team, our player representatives and their mentors on this wonderful achievement.

Club Membership – Club membership is now over-due. Any players still to pay must do so immediately. Club supporters are invited to join. Rates for the year U10 Girls & Boys and U11 Boys (non-competitive grades) – €30 for 1st child & remaining family members at these two age groups €20, U12-U18 Girls – €40, U13-U18 Boys – €40, Adult Players – €80 and Non Playing Club Members €30.

Leitrim – Good luck to the Leitrim hurlers who contest the Allianz League Final this Sunday at 12noon in Ballyconnell against Lancashire. Best of luck also to the Leitrim footballers who play Wicklow at 3pm in Pairc Sean. Please support the Green and Gold.

St Patricks Day Parade – Many thanks to our Academy players who represented the club so well at the Manorhamilton St Patrick’s Day Parade. They were full of voice and colour. Special thanks to the parents and coaches who accompanied them along the route.

Club Academy and Tournament – Our Club Academy for U7s continues on Friday nights in the Gym at St Clare’s Comprehensive School from 6-7pm. €2 each or €5 max per family. New players are joining every week so feel free to bring your children along to join in the fun and games.

Club Academy Tournament Final – Our Club Academy Tournament Finals for 7-10 year olds took place last Friday night at St Clare’s National School. It was a terrific night from start to finish as we witnessed our stars of the future display their skills and endeavour. Congratulations to all the players who received medals and to those who were presented with the following Cups: The Sarah Gilbride Jones Memorial Cup, The Devaney Memorial Cup and the Academy Cup. Special thanks to John Conlon for allowing us to use the wonderful facilities at St Clare’s NS and all the parents for supplying the goodies for the post-match reception and presentations.