Author Archive for



16
Sep
10

Erin Go Bragh Club Notes

Erin Go Bragh’s U-9s made the trip up the M50 to Na Dubh Gall on Saturday morning and played their part in a wonderful game of football. It was both teams’ first football game after the summer break. The game which was decided by the narrowest of margins and saw both teams score some great points from play and skill points as well.
Our U-13 boys came out on top recently when they travelled to Glenaulin Park, Palmerston. The game finished Erin go Bragh 5-12, St Pat’s 3-3.
Our U-14 camogie team recently won the U-14 camogie second place play-off against Cuala.
Thanks to all those who supported our U-13s fundraising efforts last Saturday in Dunnes of Ongar.
Our junior hurlers will be playing the next round of the championship against the Civil Service in Islandbridge by the end of September.  Date and time to be confirmed.
Calling on volunteers to get involved with various public relations efforts being undertaken by our community.  If you are interested, please contact Keith on 086 350 6602 or email keith.edgely@citi.com.
There was no winner of the lotto jackpot last week. Numbers drawn were 2, 3, 6 and 23. Next week’s jackpot is €8,200.
For more information on the club, please contact Keith on 086 889 1551 or visit http://www.eringobraghgaa.ie.
Advertisements
16
Sep
10

St Peregrine’s Club Notes

Check out the club website at http://www.cnp.ie for complete information on the club and its activities.
Commiserations to the senior footballers who were unable to get past UCD this year to the next round of the championship.
Meanwhile, the minor hurlers face a replay after their drawn match.
The club wishes to communicate important notices and events to members through the use of SMS web text to mobile phones.  We ask all members to supply their names and mobile phone numbers via email to pro@cnp.ie to avail of this service.
The lottery jackpot was not won. Numbers drawn were 6, 7, 12 and 28. Next week’s jackpot is €5,400.
Details of a major club fundraising night at the dogs on Saturday, October 30 are being circulated.
So far there has been a great interest shown and we urge all teams, mentors, players and members to become active and involved in this fundraiser intended to the benefit of maintenance of all club facilities.
Karen’s Kitchen caters on Saturday with curry specials and carvery on Sunday.
16
Sep
10

St Brigid’s Club Notes

A terrific performance from our inter footballers saw them crowned Junior A champions, defeating St Jude’s in the final. Well done to Noel, Dave Alan and Damien. It was great to see such good support in Parnell Park.
Hard luck to the Junior B footballers who lost out to St Vincent’s in their final. The lads never got going at all.
Good championship wins for our Senior and Senior 2 footballers over St Jude’s and Kilmacud Crokes.
U-16 hurlers played out a thrilling championship quarter-final draw with St Vincent’s after extra-time.
U-15 hurlers had a good league win over Castleknock. U-12 footballers had a very good win over Erin’s Isle. U-12Bs beat Scoil Ui Chonail. U-11s beat St Peregerine’s. U-15 footballers face Ballyboden in championship this Sunday at 11.30am in Cherryfield.
Minor footballers face St Pat’s (P) in championship on Sunday at 10.30am in Russell Park.
Senior hurlers face Lucan in their final championship group game at 5.45pm in Russell Park.
Inter hurlers face Thomas Davis at 5.45pm on Saturday in Russell Park.
Junior hurlers face O’Dwyers on Sunday at 10.30am in Balbriggin.
Hard luck to Eoin Kennedy and Egin Jenson who lost out narrowly in the All-Ireland 60×30 Semi-Final.
Club Lotto in Russell Park this Thursday with a jackpot of €7,400.
It’s that time of the year again, All-Ireland Football Final Forecast Competition. Anyone who feels they can fill or partially fill a Forecast card please contact John Fleming.
16
Sep
10

Ballyboden Wanderers Club Notes

The deadline for submissions to be included in a club publication to mark the 100-year anniversary of the club’s first match is Thursday, September 30. All members, friends and anyone involved in the club at any stage, is asked to contribute what they can. All items will be properly cared for and itemised, with a guarantee of their return to you within a short space of time. Please do what you can to contribute to this important activity by contacting Stephen on 087 978 9843, or by emailing ballybodenwanderers@hotmail.com.
There was no winner of the lotto jackpot. Numbers drawn were 2, 4 and 20; €25 goes to John Power, Liam Heneghan, Ashley O’Shea, Paul Butler. Next week’s jackpot is €800.
Set Dancing continues every Wednesday in the clubhouse at 8.30pm, all welcome.
Cards (25) continues every Tuesday at 8.30 in the Merry Ploughboy, all welcome.
The club will host a seven-a-side on Saturday, September 25 starting at 1.30pm. All men and women welcome to play on mixed teams.
16
Sep
10

Foxrock Cabinteely Club notes

The juvenile championships commenced last weekend. We had 11 teams taking part from under-11 through to under-16 and the vast majority of teams came away with a win.
The match of the weekend was the U-14s who beat Templeogue Synge Street by the narrowest of margins.
The team trailed by eight points after 20 minutes but with great link work by Orla Kavanagh, Niamh Ryan and Ciara Crotty they managed to add several goals to the scoreline and turn the match around.
There was a great turnout of over 40 girls for the Under-9 girls blitz. Well Done to Dermot, Tony, Orla and John for organising the competition.
The club plans to organise a bus to the All-Ireland Ladies’ Football final on September 26. If you are interested in attending, please let your mentor know.
16
Sep
10

Stars of Erin Club Notes

THE adult team had a great victory in the quarter-final of the championship against Cuala. All the lads played well.
The U-8s were beaten but played very well. The U-10s were also beaten but played very well also.
The weekly draw takes place in the Step Inn every Sunday night, all support greatly welcomed.
Weekly draw results: 1st – Maria Hamilton, 2nd – Olive Kennedy, 3rd – Joe Daly.
16
Sep
10

Ballinteer St John’s Club notes

Lotto: Numbers drawn were 9, 15, 19,and 22. There was no winner. Next week’s jackpot will be €8,000. Draw winners were Terry Carpenter, €100, Caitriona Kelly  €30 and Chris Duffy €30.
Junior A footballers finished their league with victory over Clontarf.
Seniors lost out to Div 1 side St Mary’s in championship.
Minor hurlers beat Crumlin in championship.
Our thanks to Brian Croke and EBS Dun Laoghaire for minor hurling sponsorship, and to Buffer’s Alley for juvenile camogie challenge on Sunday.
Eve of All Ireland football social in the club bar on Saturday at 9pm, also presentation to Fintan and our representatives on the successful Dublin Under-16 ladies All Ireland champions.
Minor footballers play Raheny on Sunday morning in the championship.
Night at the Dogs and Buster Draw in Shelbourne Park on Saturday, October 9. Tickets are €20 and are on sale through team mentors and in the bar; €750 first prize in Buster draw. This promises to be a great family night out; Contact Martin Tully for race sponsorship and programme advertising opportunities.
Why not hold your Christmas party in our clubhouse? Large and small parties welcome. There are still some dates available. For bookings please contact Dermot our bar manager on 406 1373.