CRECORA/MANISTER GAA CLUB NOTES
JUNIOR A HURLING:
Our junior hurlers suffered their second defeat of the 2019 championship campaign with a 0-17 to 1-8 defeat to Mungret despite a stronger second half showing. They now meet Claughaun in a do or die encounter with the winner progressing to the City final and the loser being knocked out. Time, date and venue TBC. Team: Stephen Keating; Pádraig Byrnes, Niall Moloney, Dónal Murray; Cian Leahy, Darach Skelly, Conor Burke; James Conheady, Tim Moloney; Ian Donohue, Tomás Connolly, Conor Kirby; Liam Quirke, Mike McCormack, Richard Murphy; Ciarán Humphreys, Shane O’Connell, Seán Keyes, Dom O’Connor, Joe Burke, Donnacha Connolly, Damien Kearney, Cormac Flanagan.
JUNIOR A FOOTBALL:
Our junior footballers open their championship campaign next Monday 19th August against South Liberties in Croom at 7pm. All support welcome.
The minor hurlers lost out to Na Piarsaigh last Wednesday evening in the Gaelic Grounds in the fourth round of the premier minor hurling championship by 2-22 to 0-16. Despite a positive start by our lads where they led 0-5 to 0-0 after ten minutes, a Na Piarsaigh goal left it 1-10 to 0-9 at half time and they pulled away in the second half to eventually win by 12. Their next game is down for the 23rd August against Doon subject to change.
Our under 16 hurlers play their final game of division 2A against Caherline this Monday 12th at 7pm in Crecora. All support welcome.