Ballymore Eustace GAA
A successful race night was held in Paddy Murphy’s on the 9th February. This was the first fundraiser of the year and the club would like to thank Pat Murphy for the use of the premises and everyone who supported the night.
Poker classic will be held in Paddy Murphy’s on Friday 2nd March at 9 pm
Training has commenced on Tuesday and Thursday at 8 pm for the Intermediate and Junior teams, any new players are welcome.
The first match of the year is in the Keogh Cup, which takes place on Saturday 10th February at 2-30pm against Suncroft in Suncroft.
(Full match report in the next issue)
Welcome to new players Hugh Keogh and Chris Dowling.
The Members draw was held on Thursday 25th January. The following winners were:
€ 200 Mick Swan
€ 50 Tadhg Grace
€ 50 John Brown Snr.
€ 50 Brian Fisher
The club awards will be made at the Ladies dinner dance, which will be held on Saturday 3rd March in Poulaphouca House
Club person of the year Tim Gorman
Player of the year Tadhg Grace
Young Player of the year Danny Gorman
Special award Gus Kavanagh
The grounds committee have made repairs to the all weather track.
A steel moneybox has been put on the shed next to the dressing rooms for walkers to donate € 1 to cover the cost of the lights
Basketball Rings and Tennis Nets should be in place by the end of March, so get out the basketballs and tennis rackets.
Former Ballymore great Willie Clarke, who has retired from playing through injury, has taken on the role as Team Manager of Ballymore Ladies. Willie has had an immediate effect on the players with 23 players turning out for training every night. Best of luck to the Ladies and Willie in the coming year
Kildare county footballers are off to a flying start with a good win over the Ulster Champions Armagh.
Best of luck to Moorefield in the All-Ireland Club Champchip.
Wicklow had a good win in the first round of the league under former Kildare manager Mick O Dwyer
Club membership due:
Players: € 50, Non Players: €30, Students € 20, Juveniles: €10