LOUGHMORE/CASTLEINEY G.A.A. CLUB Weekly Notes 3rd June, 2019

Jimmy Cunningham Benefit Night: On Saturday 25th May the club participated in the above benefit night for the late Jimmy. A football friendly v Inane Rovers was a huge success. Our sincere thanks to all our players who participated and supported on the evening and a special thanks to the Inane Rovers football club and Roscrea hurling club for the invitation and facilities provided including a bus, pick up and return for our players on the evening.

Congratulations: We congratulate Noel and John McGrath on their victory in Ennis on Sunday last with John picking up Man of the Match award with a fine display.
Best wishes to Liam McGrath and John Meagher with the County footballers on Sunday next v Down in Newry.

Fixtures: Senior hurling league v Anacarty this Saturday 8th at 7.30pm in Castleiney.
Cahill Cup v Sarsfields in Castleiney at 7.30pm in Castleiney on Tuesday 11th June.
Mid junior hurling championship on Saturday 22nd June in Holycross.

Sympathy: Over the past couple of weeks many families of the parishes have suffered bereavements. On behalf of the club we offer our sympathy to all concerned. R.I.P.

Speedy Recovery: On behalf of the club we offer a speedy recovery to Eddie Stapleton, a former dual player with the club for many years.

Jack Fitzpatrick Memorial Cup: On Friday last at Loughmore N.S. grounds a most entertaining league for the above cup took place. Divided into four teams of boys and girls two well contested games took place. Following the final the cup was presented to the winning captain Richard Morris by Mary Maher with Oran Breen picking up the most improved overall trophy.
Jimmy Sweeney was an excellent referee on the day. It was very evident from the performances that teacher John Meagher and his helpers are putting in mighty work in the school with some excellent players for the future on board. Well done to all.