Croom GAA Club Notes
We held our annual golf classic last Friday in Adare Manor GC. With the sun beating down and temperatures soaring, everyone had a very enjoyable day out. We would like to thank our main club sponsor THe South Court Hotel and Pat McGarvey was on hand to receive a framed jersey from Canon Willie Fitzmaurice as a token of our sincere gratitude for their ongoing support. We would like to thank Padraig Broderick of Spar for sponsoring the goody bags; Billy Lee from Ballygown for sponsoring the water; Jack Ryan of McGurk’s golf and Dr. Mick Lucey for sponsoring prizes. We would also like to thank all those who played and sponsored prizes and tee boxes. Finally we would like to thank Adare GC for hosting us. Results: GUI Holders: 1st Johnny Fitzgerald’s team; Ray Twomey’s team. Non GUI Holders: 1st Marcus Cregan’s team; 2nd Damien Moloney’s team; 3rd Stevie Cahill’s team; 4th Rob Twomey’s team; 5th Mark O’Riordan’s team. Nearest the pin: Eamon Fogarty. Longest Drive: Alan Twomey.
Junior A Football:
We play Ballybrown in the first round of the County Championship this Thursday night July 5th at 7.30pm in Adare. Please come along and support the team.
Last Wednesday we beat Bruff in the County Hurling League Div 3 by 4.16 to 1.16. It was a tought battling performance after a slow loose start. It was pleasing to grind out the win and we now lie in second place in the group with 2 games left against Dromin/Athlacca and Pallasgreen.
Kellogg’s GAA Cul camp is taking place this week. We are lucky to have such fantastic weather and the kids are having a great week so far, learning new skills and having great fun. Tomorrow sees a visit of the special guest Limerick player, who will it be?
Lotto – Numbers drawn 19,22,25,28.No jackpot winner. Lucky dips are as follows- Rory Nestor c/o Jerry English, Padraig Carroll c/o John Cahill, Maurice Lynch c/o Bridget Kiely , Tom English Yellowtown, Mary Carey c/o Jerry English. Next draw is on in Hickeys with a jackpot of €5500. . Thanks to all those who support our draw and other fundraising events.