Another Féile and another successful weekend, well done to Michael Wisdom and all his helpers who had the club looking so well and organised, on the field both teams won one and lost two, and went out at group stages, but at all times played with great heart and determination and represented the club magnificently, so well done to the coaches, mentors, parents and all the support staff. Jnr B hurlers maintained their unbeaten record in league on Sunday, disappointed for both Senior and Jnr A hurlers though, also for our U15 Camogie team who lost out in a thrilling league decider. Better news for our Jnr 3 Camogie team who secured a league semi-final win with a last-minute goal, the Senior Camogie team also finished their league with a win on Tuesday night. On Wednesday night our Inter Ladies football failed to progress in Championship losing out to a very strong Parnells team. Our Junior Ladies footballers lost out to Ballinteer and our Senior footballers lost v Ballyboden on a scoreline of 3-20 to 3-15
Well done to Chris Crummey and the Dublin Senior hurlers, who drew with Wexford and remain in the hunt to progress in Leinster.
Lotto There was no winner of the lotto on the 16th May, Numbers were 5, 10, 17 and 25. Next weeks’ jackpot €6,200, next draw will be managed by Edel Mooney and is sponsored by John Ryan, Accountant. Lucky Dip Winners: Celine Mullen, Colm O’Mahony, Luke Neville, Brian Geraghty, Mike Hanley. Play Online or Tickets can be purchased at the Club, or in Kenny’s Vesey Arms.
Our deepest condolences to the Casserly family on the death of Padraig.
Golf Society’s Results from Moyvalley Outing , Saturday, 18th May; Overall Winner Dave Whittle (18) 42pts, 2nd Overall Vincent O'Connor (30) 40pts, Winner Category 1 Billy Hayes (17) 39pts, Winner Category 2 Shane Carton (19) 38pts BB9, Winner Category 3 Mark Carton (27) 38pts. Congratulations to all the winners.
Next up is the Annual Fundraising Golf Classic Friday 21st June 2019 in Lucan Golf Club Format; Teams of 4 €300 for a tee-time from 8.30am – 12.30pm €400 for a tee-time from 1.30pm – 4.30pm. To book a tee time contact Seamus Fagan at 086 8168984. All support for this important fundraiser is most welcome.
The Summer Camps Dates have been announced and first up is the Cúl Camp (football) on the 1st of July until 5th July.
Following dates we have 3 other camps;
8th -12th July Club Hurling/Camogie Camp
12th 16th August Club Football camp
19th – 23rd August Club Hurling/Camogie Camp.
Registration can be completed through the link on the home page of the club website. So don’t be disappointed register asap to make sure of a place. The camps are always very popular.
Sars Stars – ‘GAA for All’ is on the AWP every Tuesday at 5pm.
Lucan District Credit Union Academy Saturday mornings 9:30am Girls, 10am Boys.
Bingo Wednesdays 8:30pm.
Club Shop is open Saturdays.
The Lucan Sarsfields Social initiative group had a great visit to Intel Ireland. A lovely day enjoyed by the members & a big thanks to Intel Ireland employees, Stiofan O’Conghaile, Ian O’Connor, Billy Fitton and Colm Farrell, thanks to Intel for the Support. And the group is always welcoming of new Members and New Adventures.
The draw (among all 451 entrants in the competition) for 4 x €50 prizes took place in the Club last Thursday evening. The winners were:
No 103 Conor Donaghy; No 151 Liam Foran; No 156 Mark Gaffney; No 242 Elaine McClelland. Each gets €50. Thanks again to everyone for your support
Juvenile Ladies Report
The U10 girls played at home against Clontarf and Geraldine P Moran’s. The games were played in a good spirit with some good performances from the Lucan girls especially when they had to play for Clontarf. Well done to Amy Doyle on her first game out for the club and again to the other girls who have just started playing matches this year. The opposition also commented on the good quality of the referees.
Even with Communion season in full swing we were able to have four U8 girls football teams play at home on Sunday morning to Ballinteer St Johns. The last time these teams met was the girls first ever match, so there was great excitement from both teams to see each other again and to see how much they have all improved in such a short time. Great morning of fun, banter, and football.