Whist Drives will resume in Drangan on the August bank holiday, Monday, August 6, with the proceeds going to Sr. Kathleen O’Brien’s mission in Cameroon. Sr. Kathleen is currently on holidays in her native Cloneen where she is assembling a container of clothes and other useful items to take back to Cameroon. Your contribution will be very welcome.
CLCG NAOMH PÁDRAIG
On Wednesday, July 11, our minor hurling combination St. Patricks Gael’s play Cahir at 8pm in Fethard.
Our under 12 hurlers will be in action two nights in a row this week. On Wednesday evening they play Ballybacon-Grange at 7.15pm in Goatenbridge. We thank Ballybacon Grange for changing this fixture to facilitate our participation in Munster Community games in Limerick on Saturday.
Just 22 hours later on Thursday, July 12, they play Killenaule at 6.15pm in Killenaule in a game that was postponed due to bad weather on Saturday.
On last Saturday our Junior A hurlers defeated Skeheenarinka by 2-18 to 0-9 in Ned Hall Park. Team: John Moroney, Darren Meagher, Colm Dunne, William O’Brien, Eoghan McCormack, Damian Barry, Paul Horan, Shane Gorey, Nicky Kearney, Patrick Moroney, Conor Barry, Tony O’Brien, Aaron Cronin, Robert McCormack, Marcus O’Halloran. Subs: Jason Hayes, Brendan Gleeson, Eamon Needham, Neil Gleeson, Robert Meagher, Kieran O’Brien.
On Thursday, July 5, our under 14 hurlers defeated Newcastle/Fr. Sheehy’s by 6-7 to 4-5 in Anner Park Cloneen. Team: Brendan Kearney, Brian Anglim, Jack Meagher Eoin Ryan, Joey Noonan, Eddie Hayes, Niall Keane, Barry O’Dwyer, Shane Hannigan, Jamie Broderick, Frank Meagher, Tim Daly, Michael Boland, Niall Mockler, James Fitzgerald, Dale Murphy, Robert Grant,Thomas Phelan.
On Thursday next, July 19, our under 14 hurlers play St. Mary’s B at 7.15pm in Anner Park, Cloneen.
On Monday week last, July 2, our under 16 hurlers put on a fine performance against St. Mary’s in Anner Park Cloneen and were unfortunate to lose by 1-15 to 2-6. The team was: Niall Keane, Cillian Slattery, Ciarán, Mockler, Cathal Meagher, Conor Gorey, Cathal Mahoney, Joey Noonan, Darragh Wilson, Conor Clancy, Stephen O Brien, Conor Cuddihy, Darren Boland, Jack Hennessey, Aidan Buckley, Brian Kenny, Stephen McGrath, Jamie Broderick, Michael Boland.
Our next under 16 game will be on Monday week, July 23, in O’ Sullivan Park Ballingarry at 7.15pm against Ballingarry.
This Saturday afternoon, July 14, our Junior footballers play Clonmel Commercials at 3pm in Fethard.
Club members who need tickets for the Tipp/Waterford Munster Final in Cork on Sunday 15th July should contact club secretary Catherine Mockler as reduced rates are available for early bookings.
County Draw: Congratulations to James Gleeson on winning €E500 in the County GAA Draw.