Club Notes: 20th May 2019
Shamrocks GAA Club Notes ( Kindly sponsored by Allen Engineering & Agri Sales Ltd).Club Lotto. Last week’s winning Lotto numbers were 1-15-18-26, and there was no winner. €20 winners were the Crawford family, Una Geary, Liam Ahearne & Liam Casey, Mary Tobin, and Pat O’ Donoghue. Next week’s jackpot will be €2,700.
JFC, Shamrocks 1-22, Affane 0-9.Shamrocks Junior football team continued their good form with a solid win over Affane in Cappoquin last Saturday. Leading 0-12 to 0-3 at half time, a goal at the start of the second half by Colm Roche saw Shamrocks pull away, and scoring a total of 1-22 is a good return any day. The football continues next Friday evening when we take on Ballyduff in Tallow at 7.30pm. Panel, Richie Murphy, Brian Harnedy, Tommy O’ Donovan, Padraig Roche, Shane Roche, Padraig Ahearne, Colm Roche, Stephen Lucey, John Paul Lucey, Edward Hynes, Joe Leahy, Chris Murphy, Tom Roche, Billy Hynes, Alan Kelly, Jamie Murphy, Michael Lucey, Tom Lenehan, Sean Murphy, Paidi Tobin, Tom Goulding.
Congrats Girls!Congratulations to Shamrocks ladies football U-16 team who won the county U-16 title last Saturday in Bushy Park, beating Abbeyside 7-8 to 3-11. This club continues to go from strength to strength, and have had a lot of success up to now. Well done to all from all in the Shamrocks. Congrats to the U-14 team also who have qualified to represent West Waterford in Roscommon in Feile, and because they need to raise €3,000 they will be selling scratchcards with the time of the first goal in the Waterford v. Cork game in Pairc Ui Chaoim in a couple of weeks time. please support them.
Condolences.The club would like to offer condolences to Club President Fr. Pat Condon on the death of his aunt Teresa Ryan in Tallow last week. She was also aunt to the Roche family in Kilwatermoy. Ar dheis De go raibh a anam.
Deise go down in Semple.It’s hard to be positive about the future of Waterford hurling after yet another hammering at the hands of Tipperary in Thurles last Sunday. Obviously Conor Gleeson’s sending off was a huge blow, but Tipp in full flow are fairly unstoppable. This year’s championship now rests completely on the result of our tie with Limerick in Walsh Park in two week’s time, and we all know how our last encounter against the All Ireland champions went….