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7th September 2011 Club Notes

posted 17 Dec 2012, 01:02 by Unknown user   [ updated 17 Dec 2012, 01:02 ]

This weeks Lotto was held in Kelly's Bar & Lounge, the numbers drawn were 10, 11, 19 and 23. There were no Jackpot winner, congratulations to Jackie Joyce and Margaret Newman on being this weeks match three winners. The jackpot now stands at €6,500 and will be held next week in Moran's Bar next week.

Intermediates enjoyed a day at the Ratoath Intermediate 11 a-side All-Ireland competition last Saturday. We failed to reach the semi-final after to losing to the eventual champions Celbridge in the group stages, winning our two other group games comprehensively against the hosts and St. Kevin's Dublin. We thank Ratoath for their hospitality and invitation to play in the competition. We wish Stephen Ruane a speedy recovery from injury. Intermediate & junior training continues Wednesday at Monivea football grounds at 7pm. Juniors are in action in the city league this Saturday v Spiddal in Renmore at 12pm.

Minors play Carnmore in their championship semi-final this Friday at 6pm in Athenry. U-16 defeated Salthill/Knocknacarra in their championship 1/4 final last Monday. Final score 3-13 to 1-0. U-13 defeated Micheal Cusacks 4-8 to 0-4 last week. They play Rahoon-Newcastle this Thursday at 6.15 in Abbey. Support for the lads appreciated. Under-age hurling for under 6's, 8's, 10's & 12's Sunday from 12.30 to 1.30 and all are welcome. Camogie: under 8's, 10's & 12's training as normal Wed evening (this evening) from 7 - 8pm.

Best of luck to our Under 12 team who will be playing during the 1/2 time interval of the Intermediate game at the All Ireland Camogie Finals this Sunday 11th in Croke Park. The response from club members to join us in Croke Park to support the U12's and of course cheer on the Galway Senior team has been fantastic. There are only 3 places left on the 2nd bus so if anyone else wants to join us contact Sharon on 087-6361836

Prediction sheets are gone out for the Senior match against Galway & Wexford and cost €2 per line. Correct prediction wins or shares a €150 cash prize. Money raised from this will go towards the the promotion of Camogie in Abbeyknockmoy & your support would be much appreciated.

Coaching the Coaches: A course will be run on Saturday 24th September from 10am - 3pm at the club and costs €20. The course covers a broad spectrum and is a minimum requirement for all coaches and managers as part of the Croke Park directive. As with all courses numbers are limited so please contact Sharon on 087-6361836 to book your place.

Congratulations to Paul Flaherty and his Galway minor teammates on their All-Ireland winning performance last weekend. Best of luck to the Galway U-21's in action this weekend in their All-Ireland final v Dublin. Also best of luck to Monivea-Abbey Footballers in action in their county intermediate semi-final in Tuam this Sunday. Congratulations to Vincent & Deidre Branley on the birth of their baby girl, Ronan & Maria on the birth of their baby girl.

The club extends its deepest sympathies to the Williams and Newell families on the recent death of Mary O'Shea.