Kilruane MacDonaghs News
Best wishes to Niall O’Meara, Eamon O’Shea, John Casey and the Tipperary team against Limerick.
Congratulations to Laura Shinners Ardcroney N.S. who has been selected to play with the Tipperary Primary Game camogie team in Semple Stadium next Sunday.
Kilruane N.S. qualified for the North final with a 3-10 to 0-4 win against Scoil Eoin, Roscrea in Toomevara. Team: Jamie Kennedy, Louis Kennedy, James Loughnane, Kieran Spain, Dylan Moran (0-1), Eoin O’Meara, Mathew Moyles (0-3), Rory Grace, Aaron Morgan (1-5), Shane McAteer (1-0), Cormac Doheny and Conor Quinlan (1-1). Subs: Paul O’Neill, Ben Cahalan, Fionnan Hurley, Paul Dwyer, Kieran Coughlan and Owen Farrell. They face Carrig N.S. in the decider on this Thursday May 29th in Nenagh at 12.30pm.Your support would be appreciated.
The U14 hurlers open their campaign with an away game against Burgess on this Wednesday May 28th at 6.30pm. Both of our U12 teams are away to Roscrea in the first round on this Friday May 30th at 6.30pm.
On last Friday evening the U8 panel travelled to Dolla and played three very enjoyable games against Silvermines. The following players participated in the games: Michael Cleary, Shane Cleary, Niall Cleary Carney, Fergal Doheny, Cillian Franks, Cormac Gaynor, Cian Hayes, Cillian Healy, John Hannon, Michael Hennelly, Paul Molloy, Cian Moyles, Johnny Naughnane, Darragh O’Leary, Darragh O’Looney, Brian O’Meara, Donncha O’Meara, Jack Quinlisk and Darragh White. Thanks to the following who looked after the players: Mark O’Leary, Michael Cleary, Tom Quinlisk, John O’Meara, Niall Healy and Helen O’Meara. Thanks to Silvermines for providing the very welcome refreshments.
Peadar Cummins Tournament
Congratulations to Mark O’Neill and Sean McAdams who were members of the North Tipperary U14 team that won the Peadar Cummins tournament in Borrisoleigh. Mark lined out in goal and Sean played at wing forward.
The juvenile club would like to thank all who contributed to the recent clothes collection fundraiser and helped to make it such a resounding success.
The deadline for the County Draw has been extended to May 30th. Club members and supporters are urged to join immediately. The draw has a prize find of €500,000, including two cars every month. The subscription is €100 which can be paid in full, in ten monthly instalments or by direct debit. This draw is a major source of income for the club and the revenue earned helps defray the huge cost of preparing all our teams and it also funds ongoing maintenance and development of facilities. Thanks to all who have supported the draw over many years and we look forward to your continued participation.
In the recent draw among fully paid up members Margaret O’Neill won free entry to the County Draw while Eoin Hogan and Joe Whelan won free entry to the Club Lotto for a year. Thanks who all who renewed membership this year.
Orders are now been taken for club gear. The managers of the various teams have the order forms which can also be downloaded from the website. Completed forms with the appropriate payment must be returned to Pat Shanahan by May 30th.
The monthly meeting of the club committee will be held on this Thursday May 29th at 8.30pm. All committee members are requested to attend.
The annual Cúl Camp is scheduled for June 30th to July 4th in Thomas MacDonagh Park. The cost remains the same as last year: €55 first child; €45 second child; €40 third and subsequent children. This year the camp will have the usual 10.00am start in the morning but finish at the earlier time of 2.00pm. Application forms will be distributed through the schools.