POWERSTOWN / LISRONAGH I.C.A
At our March meeting Phil Coffey and Kay Maher from Carrick - on – Suir guild gave a talk and demonstration on jewellery making. A.G.M will take place on Wednesday, April 4. Mary Moloney, information officer ,will preside over election of officers. A small table quiz will be held after this meeting for guild funds. All members are requested to attend.
Coaching for Juveniles will resume on this Saturday, March 31, at the following times:
Under 12s 10a.m to 11a.m.
Over 12s 11a.m. to 12noon.
New members welcome. An Easter competition will be held on Easter Saturday.
An open afternoon will be held in St. John’s Pastoral Centre for anyone interested in exploring a call to priesthood will take place on Saturday, March 31, at 3.30pm.
Easter newsletter and envelopes will be distributed next week by the envelope distributor’s.
Pastoral council meeting on Monday, April 2, at 8pm in Powerstown meeting room.
An area penitential service will take place in the Friary church on Wednesday, April 4, at 7.30pm.
MOYLE ROVERS GAA NOTES
Saturday, March 31, South Senior Football Championship.
Moyle Rovers V Kilsheelan/Kilcash in Clonmel Sportsfield at 4.30pm.
On Monday last our U21 took on Commercials in the South Semi Final. Craig Condon, Thomas Hill and Liam Boland (2pt from frees) scored in the first half, to leave the half time score Moyle Rovers 0-4 Commercials 0-6.
Thomas Hill opened the second half with a point and a goal from a penalty. Liam Carey scored a second goal while Liam Boland and Jack Lonergan added three points between them. Final score Moyle Rovers 2-8 Commercials 1-12.
Our Minors took on Mullinahone on Saturday last, On the day our boys came away with a comprehensive win on a scoreline of Moyle Rovers 3-16 Mullinahone 2-4
We faced Cahir in the next round of the Premier Division of the County League on Sunday afternoon last. Our footballers came away with a good win on a scoreline of Moyle Rovers 3.10 Cahir 2-9.
Our annual open day for the new stars will be held on Sunday, April 1, in Monroe sports complex from 2.30pm to 4.30pm for Under 6s and under 8s. All are welcome to attend.
Best of Luck
Well done our clubs men who are part of the High School team who are playing the Senior All Ireland Semi Final. Best of luck to Shane Lonergan, Eoin Bolger, Luke Boland, Andrew Hill and Paddy Morrissey.
Moyle Rovers hosted the first U12 camogie blitz of the season. It was a great start to the year with Annacarty, Arravale Rovers, Ballingarry , St Mary’s and Moyle Rovers competing. All teams played four games with very sporting competitive camogie matches. The blitz ran very smoothly thanks to all who helped on the day. Thanks to Pat O’Connor for preparing the pitches, Helen Breen for preparing the essential goodybags, our referees Olivia Shanahan, Andrew and Shania Dowling, and Sarah Everard. John Ryan and his U12 team did us proud on the day and we look forward to seeing these girls continue in this vein.
Training continues every Friday from 6pm to 7pm for under 8,10,12,14 and 16s. New members welcome. Registration is required for all players, E20.
Raheen Road, Clonmel, was the venue for our second blitz of the year which was hosted by St Mary’s on Saturday, March 24. Carrick Swan were our first opponents and our girls acquitted themselves very well as a team and came out on top with very committed play from start to finish. Our next game was against St Mary’s which was was a very sporting encounter with fine displays of camogie all round. Many thanks to St Mary’s for the welcome refreshments and hospitality.
Practice continues every Friday from 6pm to 7pm. New members welcome. For those who have yet to pay membership of E20 is now due and can be paid to any of the coaches at practice.
Player of the Week Profile
Name: Jake Forristal. Age: 6. Favourite Player: Eoin Kelly. Favourite Position: Midfield.
favourite Movie: Smurfs. Favourite Food: Kebab. Favourite Colour: Blue and Gold. Best Moment: Going to my first hurling match.