BLACKROCK GAA CLUB NOTES
This week we had a fantastic win over Garryspillane in the South section of the All County League on Tuesday 13th July, winning on a score line of 2 15 to 0 16. We are now awaiting the result of Kilmallock V Garryspillane to see if we are in the South final or a play off for the South final.
This week is a new chapter for one of our young hurlers. Jimmy Quilty jnr captains the Limerick U20’s V Clare and hopefully by the time these notes are read we will have beaten Clare. We wish Jimmy and his team mates and management the very best of luck on Monday night 19th July. It will be a proud night for the Quilty and O Sullivan families in the 2 parishes. Luimneach abu
The Limerick Senior hurlers are Munster Champions for the third year in a row. In a fantastic display Tipperary were beaten in Cork on Sunday 18th. Well done to John Kiely, his super players and management team and back room team.
Well done to the Limerick Junior ladies footballers and commiserations to the Limerick Senior Camogie team beaten by Wexford in a last minute penalty., also to the Limerick u16 team beaten by Cork during the week.
There was no winner of the club lotto held on 14th July, the numbers drawn were 1 15 25 28. The €40 lucky dip went to Derek McGrath, Ardpatrick. Promotor Brendan O Brien, the €20 lucky dips went to John O Sullivan, West End, Promotor Donie O Sullivan, Margaret O Rourke, Ardpatrick Promotor Neil Hennessy, Kevin Flynn, Ballinvreena, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Eamon Denihan, Ballinvreeena, Promotor Brendan O Brien
Next week the jackpot remains at €13,000 as per our lotto licence. A new jackpot continues to build in the background.