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21 April 2019
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Another fabulous Féile weekend , both teams played with great heart, spirit and determination, and it culminated with our D1 team bringing home the cup for a famous 2-in-a-row. Well done to the whole squad and management of Paul, Kevin, Diarmuid, Fintan and Fergal, a fabulous achievement. A huge thanks to Liam Mulhall (Co-Ordinator) and Mike Hanley and all the volunteers and supporters who ensured the Saturday was a great day and showcased the best of the club. It was great to see the teams mixing with our Senior hurlers in the week leading up to Féile, giving them that added inspiration and our Senior hurlers have a massive week themselves this week, they play the second round of Championship this Friday (Good Friday) at 6:30pm vs Setanta in O’Toole Park, Crumlin. Your Support can really make a difference and it is very welcome and appreciated.

A good weekend last weekend for our adult footballers, with 3 out of the 4 teams recording comprehensive wins in Championship. Our Senior footballers unbeaten all year, dispatched Skerries Harps on the Friday night, thanks to all who travelled to Garristown, next up for them is Ballyboden on Thursday 25th April at 7:30pm in Monastery Road, Clondalkin. Support welcome.

Good midweek results as well with both our Minor Ladies football teams recording wins, the Minor A team are now 4/4 and with one more win can secure the league title. Also on Tuesday our Snr Camogie team had a good win away vs Judes 2-13 to 11. Also the two Jnr Camogie teams had good victories.

Also this Good Friday, we are aiming to do a Club Clean up; this of course takes of elbow grease and of course we need YOU, the club members, the volunteers to give whatever time you can, we are particularly looking for those with specialised skills such as landscaping, electricians, carpenters etc. etc. but all forms of help as always is welcome. 10am start.

Well done to the Millie, Lily, Lauren (c), Phoebe and Sinead part of the Dublin 16 camogie team who had a big win vs Wexford and have qualified for the Leinster Final. Also to Emma O’Brien who had a big win vs Kildare with the Dublin U16 LF team. Also a good win for the Dublin Minor Ladies footballers in their final game of the campaign; well done to Katie, Laura and Abbey who were part of the squad.

Bingo Wednesdays.

Cúpla Focal Mondays, 8pm to 9pm.

25 Card Drive every Friday, 8.00pm. Entry: €5 per person. 1st Prize: €50, 2nd Prize if 3 or more tables.

Lucan District Credit Union Academy Saturday mornings 9:30am Girls, 10am Boys.

Club Shop IS NOT OPEN this Saturday.

Lotto There was no winner of the lotto on the 11th April, Numbers were 2, 10, 11 and 18 . Next weeks’ jackpot €4,200, next draw will be managed by Shay Hurson and is sponsored by Henley Forklift Group. Lucky Dips Winners: Kevin Fitzgerald, Mick Casey, Patrick O’Loughlin, Hannah Kelly, Gerry McDermott. Easter Eggs: Gabriel, Seagan+Sinead, Keith Hannon, Grainne Burke, JMcGivney, Pat Glover, Orna Thompson, Oliver Mann, Che McGann, Cormac Gordon. Play Online here, Or Tickets can be purchased at the Club, or in Kenny’s Vesey Arms.

We have a great social initiative within the club and for more information contact Seaghan O Lanagain 086 266 4947.

Senior Hurlers have a social night planned for Saturday 27th April, Dionse will play in the clubhouse. Tickets are €10 each and can be got from any of the senior hurlers or Kathleen Roche (087 9639439).

Golf society results from our first outing of the year in Kilcock, Sat 13th April. Overall Winner John Byrne (14) 39pts, BB9. 2nd Overall Aidan Roche (15) 39pts. Category 1 Winner Seamus Fagan (11) 37pts, Category 2 Winner Billy Hayes (18) 31pts, Category 3 Winner Mick Molloy (25) 34pts. Congratulations to all the winners. Next outing is Moyvalley Golf Club Saturday 18th May. All welcome.

U8 girls Camogie: Cuala v Lucan Sarsfields Sunday 14th April. A bitterly cold and windy morning in Cuala. Our U8 Camogie teams worked very hard against a combined opposition of Cuala and St. Marks. Their hard work was rewarded with a little Easter goodie bag from one of our parents. Our U8 girls are taking this week off training as many are attending the Easter camp. Hoping they enjoy this and their Easter break.

Juvenile Football Both U-8 groups were away from home last weekend. Group 1 were away to Geraldine P. Moran and Group 2 were away to St. Judes and all teams competed really well.