Southern Gaels hurling club notes 12/9/2011

posted 14 Sep 2011, 01:26 by Kieran McCarthy   [ updated 14 Sep 2011, 02:10 by Unknown user ]
Rafle for All-ireland tickets
The club are currently selling raffle tickets for a pair of All-Ireland football final tickets. Please contact any of the senior players to purchase a ticket. Draw takes place on the 15th.
John Maher cup final
Best of luck to the adult team in their upcoming John Maher cup final versus Cullion this saturday in Pairc Chiaran.
 Adult training for our Junior team takes place  this week on Monday and Thursday at 8:00PM in Pairc Chiaran Athlone.  All are welcome to join in the training.
Nursery Fun Hurling Training for all under 6's, continues as usual on Tuesday at 6.30 and Saturday at 3 in Páirc Chiaran. Hurls and Helmets provided. All welcome.
Under 8 hurling
Our next county organised blitz  is  on the 23rd of September. Training continues as usual on Tuesday at 6.30 and Saturday at 3 in Páirc Chiaran. All new members are welcome. Contact Kieran McCarthy at 087-2408701
Under 10 final  in  Cusack Park
The U.10 Hurling final was played in Cusack Park Mullingar last Tuesday evening, September 6th Southern Gaels played against a very strong Castlepollard side. Despite being well behind at half time Southern Gaels team kept improving as the game went on. Best on the day were Jack McCullagh, Eoin McCabe, Shaun Fox and Ethan Connolly. There was a presentation after the match to all players of a sliotar and hurley grip. Our next match is the upcoming Knocroghery fair.