Kilruane GAA Notes
After thrilling game Kilruane N.S. lost out to Ballinree N.S. in the semi-final of the championship on a 4-5 to 4-1 scoreline. Team: Darragh Peters, Mary Walsh, Jack Banaghan, James Cleary, Tomás Hogan, Stephen Cleary, Jack Peters (3-0), John Healy (0-1), Finnian Mannion (1-0) and Raymond Kelly and Jason Burns.
In the quarter-final Ardcroney N.S. were beaten by the Gaelscoil on a 7-6 to 5-3 scoreline. Team: Cormac Boyle, Abhainn Coleman, William Ryan, Patrick Ryan, Bob Dooley, Aidan Boyle, Conor Cleary, Sean Cleary, Anthony Spillane, Conor Doheny and Niall Shinners. Subs: Ciaran Spillane, Niall Ryan, Ciaran Mulrroy, Conor McAdams and Ben Smith.
Despite impressive performances by Tomás Hogan, Aidan Boyle and Conor Austin, the u-12 hurlers were beaten at home by Toomevara on a 4-3 to 3-2 scoreline in the second round of the championship. Team : Darragh Peters, Sean Cleary, Abhainn Coleman. Cormac Boyle. Conor Austin, Tomás Hogan, James Cleary, Finnian Mannion, Stephen Cleary, Conor Cleary, Aidan Boyle (1-2), John Healy, Kieran Brereton, Keelan Troy and Conor Doheny (1-0). Sub: Kieran Lillis. In the next round they are away to Roscrea on this Friday at 7.00 p.m. .
Ardcroney N.S. participated in the camogie blitz last week in Nenagh. A total of five schools took part and a great day was had by all. Team; Niamh Costello, Nuala Ryan, Martha Bourke, Emma Cleary, Róisín Cahill, Rebecca Carroll, Rachel Hill, Sarah Coonan, Shauna Heffernan, Ciara Grae, Becky Hill, Laura Darcy, Niamh Mulroy, Róisín Dillon, Nicole Spillane, Niamh Dillon, Kayleigh Coleman, Orla Dillon and Aoife Mulroy.
In the first round of the championship the u-14 hurlers were beaten by a stronger Toomevara side. Team: Andrew Brennan, Tomás Hogan, P.J. Cleary, Sean Cleary, Jack Banaghan, David Williams, Ian McSherry, Robert Ward, Jack Peters, Raymond Kelly Alan Darcy, Aidan Boyle, Kieran Cahill, Jamie Heffernan and Dean O Meara. Sub; Patrick Ryan.
Peadar Cummins Tournament
David Williams and Alan Darcy played with the North u-14 hurling team which lost to Mid Tipp. in the Peadar Cummins tournament final in Borrisoleigh last Saturday.
The junior hurlers play Nenagh in the opening round of the championship on this Friday evening in Borrisokane at 8.00 p.m. .
The senior hurlers face Drom-Inch in the county championship in Dolla on Saturday June 23rd at 6.00 p.m. . The other teams in the group are Portroe and Cappawhite.
The club would like to extend best wishes to all who are doing examinations.
Congratulations to Niamh and Louise Cahill who won 300 euro in the county draw. Thanks to everybody who has supported the draw and you can still join by contacting promoter Joe Cahill (087)1306064
The club would like to extend its sympathy to club president Tom Cleary on the death of his wife Beatrice.