NA PIARSAIGH GAA CLUB NOTES
Our weekly lotto jackpot has now risen to €9300 following last Mondays draw.
The numbers drawn out were 03, 18,19,32
Lucky dip winners were Mary O Brien, John Culleton/Liam Maxwell and Michael O Connor.
Sellers prize went to Christine Daly and the house draw was won by Paul Condon.
Our weekly bingo recommences again on Tuesday 17th Sept after the summer recess.
Doors open from 7.30pm with first call at 8pm.
Spread the word and bring your friend or neighbour .
All are welcome with the snowball staring again at €200 , rising by €100 each week.
UNDER 14 HURLERS
Congratulations to our under 14 hurlers who qualified for the County Final by virtue of a good win over Doon on Saturday in the Gaelic Grounds.
A good team performance with some excellent scores.
Sam Murray with a goal before the break giving us the lead at the short whistle.
Our lead was increased shortly after half time with a wonder goal from James Finn.
Points from the excellent Bradley Moran kept the scoreboard ticking over nicely along with points from John O Keefe and Brian Kelly.
Our most prominent performers on the day were Bradley Moran , Richard Curtin, Sam Jordan and James Finn.
At the final whistle we held a narrow 3 point lead 2-8 to 0-11 and qualified to play Monaleen in the final next week.
Team: Daragh Jordan, Richard Curtin, Sam Jordan, Matthew McGann, Thomas Fitzgerald, Bradley Moran, Ronan Benson, John O Tiarnaigh, John O Keefe, Jack Kinsella, James Finn, Brian Kelly, Mark Hogan, Sam Murray, Ger O Tiarnaigh
Our Minor hurlers were very unlucky not to qualify for the County semi finals following a titanic battle with Patrickswell which ended in a single point defeat. 1-13 to 0-17
An ever improving group of players who will no doubt be a very solid unit next season.
We extend our deepest gratitude to Murty O Donoghue and his backroom team for their efforts that year and the group of players who represented Na Piarsaigh with pride
Training for the underage has recommences with the 8s, 9s and 10s back in action.
It is hoped to have he rest of the teams back in training on Saturday 14th Sept… Keep an eye on our social media for updates.
U16 Championship Na Piarsaigh 3-10, Galbally 1-8
Minor Championship Newcastle West 5-16, Na Piarsaigh 1-2
Sunday 15th Sept away to Kileedy 1:30pm
Thursday 12th Sept home (Rathbane) to Blackrock/Effin 6:30pm
Saturday 14th Sept home (tba) to Monaleen 6:30pm
U16 Championship Round 2
Our U16 team rebounded from last week’s defeat with a well earned victory over Galbally 3-10 to 1-8 to keep their top 2 and a place in cup semi-finals ambition alive. Scorers Áine Ó’Tiarnaigh 0-4 (0-1 free), Liz Anna Boylan 1-2, Sarah O’Keeffe 0-3, Niamh Skehan 0-1, Robyn Conlon 1-0, Sarah Stanley 1-0. Their final game is next Thursday 12th Sept at home (wherever home is !!!) against Blackrock-Effin. A win here would qualify them for semi-final spot
We wish our Intermediate hurlers the very best of luck next Sunday in the County Quarter final versus Hospital Herbertstown in Caherconlish at 1pm