St Mary’s Kiltoghert GAA Club Notes 05/01/2019

SCÓR NA NÓG CONNACHT FINAL – Well done to all of the St. Mary’s participants at the Connacht Scór na nÓg on Sunday in Claremorris. It was a great day’s entertainment and we were strongly represented in the Rince Foirne by Emma Morgan, Áine Morgan, Nicole Glancy, Grace Duignan, Rhianna Ward, Kaneisha Beirne, Sienna Beirne and Thomas Connorton and in Aithriseoireacht by Michael Connorton

Congratulations to our Ballad Group who are Connacht champions for the 4th time.  Well done toAva Brogan, Roisin Noone, Elsie Harman, Eleanor Smith and Rionach Nic Conmara who have all earned a place in the All Ireland Final on the 16th February in Castlebar.

Huge thanks to Laura Crossan our cultural officer and all the mentors for preparing our acts so well.

LAUNCH OF THE LEITRIM GAA SUPPORTERS CLUB – The Launch of the Leitrim GAA Supporters club (Dublin Branch) will take place this Thursday 17th January in Croke Park. Transport will be provided from Leitrim for anyone who wishes to attend FOC, the following are the bus times.

Pick up Drumshanbo Swimming Pool at 4pm

Pick up Páirc Seán at 4.15pm

Pick up Bornacoola GAA pitch at 4.40pm.  Please contact any member of the Executive to book your place.

OPERATION TRANSFORMATION 2019 – As part of the ‘Ireland Lights Up’ campaign St Mary’s Kiltoghert walking group continues this THURSDAY night. Meet at Páirc Naomh Mhuire at 8pm.

Everyone welcome – players, members, friends, family!

Walk the 4km Castlecara/Summerhill loop.

All you need is your Hi-Vis!

Let’s get Mary’s moving.

LADIES AGM – The Ladies AGM will take place this Friday 18th January at 8pm in The Clubhouse. All parents and new and existing members are very welcome and encouraged to attend.

GALA DINNER – Tickets are continuing to sell for the club’s Gala Dinner on Saturday 2nd February 2019 in The Landmark Hotel. It will include a 4-course dinner and music by the ever-popular band Late Night Radio.

It will include presentation of medals to our Intermediate ladies and U20 boys teams.

Tickets for the Gala Dinner evening are priced at €35 per person. If you haven’t already purchased your ticket, please contact Paula Butler 087 2480670 or Maureen Diffley 086 390 7092 or private message our Facebook page.

CARRICK HURLING – Very best wishes to all in Carrick Hurling in the All Ireland Junior Hurling Club semi-final against Castleblaney Hurling this Sunday the 20th January in Cusack Park, Mullingar at 2pm. There are lots of dual players from our club so please make sure to get to Mullingar to support them. There is a bus going from the Swan Bar so call in and put your name down.

LEITRIM GAA AWARDS – Congratulations to Clement Cuniffe and Cian Singleton who have been awarded Senior Club Hurler of the Year and U16 County Player of the Year respectively.

The Leitrim GAA Awards night takes place on Friday night 25th January 2019 in the Bush Hotel. Tickets are available to anyone who wishes to attend at a cost of €30 each,

If you are interested in attending, please let Maureen Diffley know asap.