Glencar/Manorhamilton GAA Club Notes 21/11/2018

Leitrim Sports Partnership – We congratulate all local nominees whose sporting achievements have been recognised by the public and Leitrim Sports Partnership.  The awards ceremony takes place this Saturday night in the Landmark Hotel and we hope everyone has a brilliant night of celebration.

Club Academy/U9s/U11s – Our Club Football Academy, U9 and U11 training will take place this Friday night at St Clare’s Comprehensive School. Times will be notified to parents.

An Ideal Christmas Gift – There’s one perfect gift you could consider for the Glencar Manor supporter this Christmas – an Annual Glencar Manor Lotto Ticket. It would make a great present or stocking filler for someone at home or abroad. The ticket which costs €50 will provide the recipient with an entry into the club Lotto draw for a period of a year with a chance to win the Jackpot or five consolation prizes of €30 every fortnight.  Get yours by contacting Sheila McMorrow on 0863531705

 Club Lotto – The Glencar Manorhamilton GAA Club Lotto draw took place in Killasnett Co-op on 15/11/18.  Numbers drawn 4, 20, 23, 32.  There was no winner of the Jackpot of €4,525. Listed below are the five winners of €30. Maria McManus – Yearly Ticket (Arva), Vincent McManus (Glencar), Declan Ryan (Deerpark), Donnacha Devaney (Glencar), Finbar Ryan (Lurganboy).  Next Jackpot €4,600. Thank you for your continued support.

Club AGM – Our Coiste na nÓg and Senior Board AGM’s will take place this Saturday night 24th of November in the Bee Park Community Centre.  The Coiste na nÓg AGM will take place at 7pm with the Senior directly afterwards at 8pm.  All documentation has been circulated to club members.  We urge players, members and those wishing to become new members to attend on the night to give input and help shape the future of our club.

Ladies AGM – A very well attended Ladies AGM took place in the Bee Park Community Centre last Friday night, 16thNovember.  Well done to the committee members, parents, managers and players for demonstrating great interest in their club by attending, contributing and volunteering on the night.

U16 Girls – Well done to our U16 Ladies team who claimed victory against Ballinamore Seán O’Heslin’s on Sunday last on a scoreline of 5-09 to 2-10 in a tight found, high paced game.  The girls finished the group stage in the number one position therefore claimed a place in the Cup Final.  Ballinamore Seán O’Heslins also qualify for the final and it promises to be an exciting affair.  Date and time are still to be confirmed – please check social media for further details.

Ladies Club History – In preparation for our club’s 50th anniversary in 2019, the ladies club are looking to dig out all old photos, match programmes, newspaper clippings or any other club memorabilia to help prepare a detailed history of the history of the ladies club. We are also trying to compile the names of all club officers/managers/club award winners since the club was formed – so if you were an officer/manager/award winner – please forward any information you can.  Please email any correspondence you have to

Old Club Jerseys – We are looking for people to search out their wardrobes, garages and attics in search of old club jerseys which were used by our adult and juvenile football and hurling teams in the club (male and female) in the following decades – the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, 2000’s.  They are needed for our 50th club celebrations.  Please contact Collette Fox asap on 0866020192 if you can assist.

Pitch Bookings – All pitch bookings for the Bee Park and Boggaun are to be made through Patrick McMorrow.  Patrick can be contacted on 0868973339.