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Club Notes 28th November 2011

posted Nov 28, 2011, 2:36 PM by Kevin Brassil
An E.G.M/S.G.M takes place Tuesday night at 8.00pm in club hall and all members are invited, The meeting is required to ratify the change of the clubs accounting year to y/e 30th Sept.

U21 Hurlers unlucky in a 1pt c/ship loss away to a strong Castleknock outfit.

Minor hurlers also unlucky in 'C' C/Ship Final in a 3-09 to 1-11 loss on Pitch 9 to St.Sylvesters. A big crowd turned up to support both teams. 2 early goals for Sylvesters left the Raheny lads chasing the game and they did narrow the gap to 1 goal with 5 minutes remaining. Strong performances from Danny Reid, Shane Kavangh, Brian Fenton and Eoghan Smyth, with all the lads working hard, however Syls were stronger on the day. A big thank you to Minor Hurling Manager: Enda Mulcahy.

U15 fblrs had w/o v Crumlin. AFL2 promotion play off is scheduled for next Sunday at 11:00 on Pitch 9, once the fixture is finalised, details will be on club website during the week.Come along and support the lads.

Mentors night on Fri.9th and Adults Awards night Fri.16th. Come along on both nights for a bit of craic.

Club Officers and Coaching Committee are looking for new mentors and volunteers for 2012 season, interested in helping out? contact any club officer.

A number of teams have jerseys missing from their kit bags, can everybody check at home and drop any jerseys found back to your team manager or to Tommy Hogan behind the bar

Ogra Christmas Party, with the Lambert Puppet Show entertaining both children and adults was a great success, see home page for editorial. Thanks to the Ladies (Eve, Donna, Siobhan.....) running the coffee dock at OGRA, last Saturday was their busiest ever, tea & toast now available.  Read more ...

Hard luck to U14 Camogie who lost to Na Fianna in final. Well done to Brian Kavanagh and all the girls.

The U9-U11 Camogie teams and parents took off for Belfast on Saturday on their annual outing. The girls had a great time in W5.  Many thanks to the mentors of both teams for organising the trip and to the parents who can along to help. Girls learnt a lot about the way things work and also the different uses for straws !!. Looking forward to next years trip.  Read more ...

Deepest sympathy to the Downey family following their recent sad loss, Ar dheis De go raibh a h-anam dilis.

Club shop open Saturdays 10.30-12,00, full range of club sporting casual attire available, ideal for your Christmas presents, note the club shop will not be open on Christmas Eve.

We are looking for Sponsors for 2012, if you can assist, please contact PRO or any member of the Executive Committee. Slots available on club website for members and local business to advertise.

The refurbishment of the club bar is ongoing, the bar will be re-painted (voluntarily) this week and new upholstery/furniture arrives thereafter. Adults members are asked to support your club socially, every euro spent in the clubhouse goes back into subsiding the day to day running costs of your club. Sean O'Rourke has a comprehensive calendar of social events planned for 2012, details will be on-line shortly.

The club hall is available for parties, functions etc booking details from Tommy Hogan at 01-8313530

Mentors & Volunteers:

Congratulations to Deirdre Kelly and John Smith who tied the knot yesterday.

Torthai an Chrannchur 22-11-2011.Uimhreacha 2-9-15-19. Ni raibh aon buaiteoir. Pota Or 29-11-2011 €1800.Go n-eiri an t-adh libh go leir,Ni h-e la na gaoite la na scholbh.
Thanks to everybody for supporting the CLUB LOTTO, its our biggest annual fundraiser. Direct debit Mandates are available from Greg Brough.