November 8, 2018

Congratulations to Jim Quinn and Martin Lacey who were honoured with Cumann Luthcleas Gael Merit awards for over 60 years of service to Lucan Sarsfields.

The annual Nagarhope Lucan V Celebrities Challenge will take place this Sunday Feb 3rd in the club on our all weather pitch at 3pm. Celebs confirmed so far include Bernard Brogan, Paul Casey, Paul Curran, Nicky English, Declan Carr, Damien Fox, Paul Gogarty, Dermot Earley, Eamon Coughlan, Sorcha Furlong and Ciaran Kilkenny amongst many others. There is no admission charge but donations will be greatly accepted on the day to further the work of the Nagarhope Foundation.

Well done to all our adult awards winners for 2012. Clubperson of the year – Alan McCarthy, Hall of Fame –Jackie Quinn. Minor Camogie Ali Twomey . Junior B (Div 7) Camogie -Holly Walsh, Mama Mias -Eva Pratts, Minor B Hurling -Christy Flynn, Minor Ladies Football -Emer Moloney, Minor A Hurling -Philip Smith, Minor Football -John Bellew, U21 Hurling -Chris Crummey, U21 Football -Matthew McCaffrey, Junior A (Div 5) Camogie -Marie McLaughlin, Junior B Football -Eamon Gilbert, Junior B Hurling -Stephen Murphy, Junior A Football -Niall McGillicuddy, Junior A Hurling -Tadhg Clandillon/Joey Byrne, Intermediate Camogie -Ellen Downes, Intermediate Football -David Mescall, Intermediate Ladies Football –Orlaith McKelvey, Senior Camogie -Roisin Hayden, Senior Football -Darren McKillen, Senior Hurling -Tommy Somers.

Congratulations to Joe Byrne (Beech Park) who won ‘Community Volunteer of Year’ at 2013 LAMA Local Government Awards.

We wish Jack Tuite a very successful career with Derby County from all the mentors and players of the U16 Footballers as he starts with them this week..

Membership is now due and can be paid online through our website or at the clubhouse bar. There will be a strict no pay no play policy in place this year.

Training and fundraising for the ‘12th Lock FIGHT NIGHT’ is now in full swing. The launch night will take place this Thursday 31st in the Clubhouse bar.This is a White Collar Boxing event, where 36 club members (including All-Ireland winning former Dublin footballer Paul Casey and former TD Paul Gogarty) will take part in a boxing extravaganza. NB: Each of the boxers is fighting on behalf of a Club Team(s). The event is taking place in a circus-style Big Top Tent on Saturday, 9th March in Lucan Sarsfields. Standard seating tickets cost €25. There are also a limited number of ringside seats available for €30. Tickets are available on line through the Lucan Sarsfields website.

The Golf Society is in Big Mac’s Corner. We are holding a par 3 outing on Sat Feb 16th from 9.30 to 11.30am. The format is teams of 3 persons and two scores will count at each hole. The cost is €20 per person and all profits go the club. We have lots of prizes. Why not try your luck and have a good day out as well. To book a slot text Michael at 0872331983.

We are pleased to announce that for every club member who books a course in Colaiste Laichtin for July and August the club will receive €100.

The Feile committee of 2013 is organizing a ‘Buy a dress’ fundraiser in the clubhouse this Friday 1st Februar.Tickets cost €5 and are available from the following people: Tracey Walsh 087-9735665, Audrey Coffey 087-6538970, Mary Reynolds 087-7687376 .

Our nurseries for boys and girls born in 2006,2007 and 2008 continue every Saturday at 1.30pm on our all weather pitch at The 12th Lock. Camogie nursery at 2:15pm for girls aged 6 and over. This is your child’s chance to be coached by Dublin Senior Hurling Captain Johnny McCaffrey.

Set dancing continues each Wednesday at 8.30pm.

25 Card Drive continues every Friday night in the Clubhouse, €5 entry, 1st prize €50. All welcome.

This weeks lotto numbers 7-14-17-28. No winner. Next weeks jackpot €11,500. Seamus Clandillon’s team will be in charge next Sunday night when our sponsor will be Carey’s Newsagents.