Cahir GAA Notes
Speedy recoveryWe wish a speedy recovery to Oisin Moloney, one of our players who won a county medal with the U21 football team earlier this year and is also part of our senior football team. Oisin also celebrated his 21st last week sadly in hospital (not the place to do that), from all in the club, Oisin we wish you a happy birthday and have a speedy recovery and that you will be back to yourself to properly celebrate that 21st Baby BlissCongratulations to Marie and Anthony Burke on the birth of their child Aidan, Marie is part of the team from Cahir physiotherapy who looks after our players so well, let's hope there won't be too many sleepless nights for both Marie and Anthony.Medal presentationA date for your dairy, on December 30th in Cahir House Hotel we will present medals to our U21 football team who are both South and County “B” champions for 2016. Also on the night we will honour the Minor team of 1996 who were South and County “A” champions for that year. It should be a great night out so keep it in mind, full details nearer the time.Draw the jokerLet's face it folks Christmas is all around us we can't avoid it so why not have a go at our fun game (draw the joker) and maybe win our jackpot in time for you know what, this week's jackpot is €4,400 (nice sum to win), our draw takes place every Sunday in various bars around the town, so get buying those tickets, the cost of which are €2 each or 3 for €5, tickets can be purchased from most club members and different places around the town or just ask somebody from the club where you can get them, thank you for your support with our draw, This week's draw was held in The Galtee Inn on Sunday night and Margaret O'Connor won €100. Other winners were Nellie Guthrie, Pauline O'Brien, Paul Brennan and Mark Brennan. The draw was witnessed by Sinita from The Galtee Inn. The Draw will be held next week in The Punters Rest when the Jackpot will be €4,400.00.News from our JuvenilesThe Parish League hurling finals will take place next Sunday 27th in the Main Field(the park) Please come along and support our young boys and girls aged between 7 and 10 years, which are the future of our club ,Medal presentation and refreshments afterwards in club rooms, Start times and teams2pm Team Paddy V Team Joe2-30pm Team Larry V Team Majella3pm Team Martin v Team JamesThe Parish League is always a great day out, so come along and enjoy watching our young stars of the future do their best.Camogie round upThe well attended AGM of Cahir Camogie Club took place on Saturday evening last in the GAA Club house. Outgoing chairwoman Marie Casey welcomed all present and conveyed her delight in the clubs achievements over the past year. Secretary Carol Keating gave and insightful account of the years activities while Treasurer Gertie Moloney had a detailed and thorough financial statement for all to see. As our membership grows from year to year the officers thanked all who are involved with coaching and managing the various teams and in particular to all the parents who give of their time with training, driving to games, fundraising etc. As Marie has decided to step down this year after many years of service to the club as Chairwoman - Mary Howard was proposed and seconded to become our new chairperson which she accepted. Marie will continue to be involved in the club and no doubt Mary will bring her vast knowledge of camogie with her as she steps into the role of Chairwoman. We sincerely thank and acknowledge the work, time and commitment Marie has given to the club and are glad to know that she will still be involved. Senior Chairman John O Connor thanked Marie for all her hard work with the club over the years and said they looked forward to the same good working relationship that the clubs have always enjoyed. Officers for 2017: Chairwoman Mary Howard, Secretary Carol Keating, Treasurer Gertie Moloney, PRO Pattie Costigan.