CROOM GAA CLUB NOTES
Our intermediate hurlers played Newcastle West last Friday in the Bog Garden in Rathkeale and we made it 2 wins from 2 winning 2.12 to 1.09. We have a week off and then 4 rounds of county league starting on the May holiday weekend.
Our Minors start their season with 2 rounds of football championship. They begin this Friday April 26th at home v Bruff 7pm, and round 2 the following Friday May 3rd away v banogue. They then take a break until after the Leaving Cert but once that is over the games come thick and fast every Friday in the South Minor hurling and football championships.
Our 16 footballers played their first football championship game last Monday away v Rathkeale/Cappagh and had a great win 8.05 to 3.03. This Monday April 29th, we are away to Adare at 6.30pm in round 2 of the hurling championship.
Our U14s beat Askeaton/Ballysteen/Kilcornan in round 1 of the U14 hurling championship last week on a scoreline of 6.12 to 2.04 in Croom. This week we received a walkover from Ballylanders in round 2 of the football championship. Next Wednesday May 1st we have round 2 of the hurling championship away v Templeglantine 7pm.
Last week our U12 footballers beat Dromin/Athlacca/Banogue 6.07 to 1.02 in Croom. This Thursday April 25th we play hurling away v Knockainey 6.45pm.
Our U10s play their first regional hurling blitz this Friday April 26th at 6.45pm in Hospital school pitch.
Commemorative Plaques in the Clubhouse:
We are delighted to launch our fundraising plaque initiative for the clubhouse. This is a plaque that you can have personalied with names dedicated to your family or loved ones maybe with a short message. The plaques will be on display together in the hall upstairs in the clubhouse. It is a nice gesture to remember those close to you while at the same time helping to fund the clubhouse development. Plaques are €100 and are available to order from Alan Sheerin on 0833031794.
Limerick Clubs Draw:
The first draw will be held this Saturday morning live on 95FM. Please contact your draw usual seller or draw co-ordinator Noreen Reidy to have your name in with a chance to win the top prize of €10000