Southern Gaels Hurling Club notes 24/03/2014

posted 25 Mar 2014, 04:13 by Kieran McCarthy
All County League Div 5
Southern Gaels   2-10   Fr. Dalton's  1-3
Southern Gaels won their opening game of the League with an impressive display from their Junior side in this game played in Pairc Chiaráin last weekend. Impressive displays from Patrick Flynn, Shane Galvin and Cathal Mc Givern in the half back line set the tone. On his return Dermot Carey gave an excellent performance scoring 1-3. With all forwards scoring it was a good all round display.
Team: J Keogh, K Mc Carthy (capt.), S Baker, S Galvin, P Flynn, C Mc Givern, D Kelly, A Garvey (0-2), D Carey (1-3), T O'Keeffe (0-3), D Treacy (0-1), C Larkin (1-0) and C Connolly (0-1)Subs: P Muldoon, E Meaney, L Leahy and P Kehoe.

Minor League Div 2
Cullion  4-15  Southern Gaels  1-9
Cullion were far more impressive in this Minor League fixture and were deserved winners. They led by 2-8 to 1-5 at half time and with wind advantage in the second half scored a further 2-7.  Adrian Garvey, Sean Kilgarriff, Dermot Treacy and Fionn Dowd gave good performances but overall had to give second best to the Mullingar side.
Team: S Dowd (0-2), S Baker, C Mc Givern, F Groenendikk, S Galvin, L Leahy, A Garvey (1-1), F Dowd (0-5), E Meaney, S Kilgarriff (0-1), P Muldoon, D Treacy and C Connolly. Subs: A Byrne and D Martin.

Club Jersey Sponsorship Draw
The club are currently holding a Club Jersey Sponsorship draw, tickets €50, from any committee member. The winner gets to sponsor the club adult jerseys for two years. There are three runner-up prizes of advertising signs in Pairc Chiaráin for two years..Membership is now due players €50 and non players€25. You can pay through your team manager or any committee member.

Vote of sympathy
A vote of sympathy was passed at the last committee meeting with the Ryan family Coosan on the death of Pat's mother from Limerick.