Sarsfields Newsletter

November 8, 2018

Sarsfields Club Update

Football;The Senior team have advanced to the final  of the Aldridge Cup after their semi-final win over St Kevin’s on Saturday last.. The game will take place at Hawlkfield on Friday evening the 15th at 7.30 against Moorefield.The Minors Continue their good run of form with a win over Two Mile House in the 5th Rd of the League with a score line of 4-10 to 3-07. The U/16salso had a good win in the League . The u/14 were unlucky to narrowly lose toCarbury in the Feile A Roundd 3 but will advance to the quarter final.

HurlingHurling training will commence on Monday 25th of March at 7 o Clock.All new members are welcome.

Skills Academy  The DermotEarley Skills Academy has restarted on Saturday mornings. Times are as follows:09.00 – 10.30 boys u8, u9, u10. 10.30 – 11.15 girls u9, u10. 11.15 – 12.45 boysu5, u6, u7, girls u5-u8. Looking foward to meeting new members.

Table Quiz;The Club’s annual table Quiz takes place on Holy Thursday March 28th. Table offour €40.

PoolTournament The club will host a pooltournament every Thursday night at 9 o clock; Entry fee €5,. On Sunday nights akiller darts tournament will be held starting at 9.45, Entry fee €2.

TheClub Shop The shop isopen every Saturday morning. Gum Shields are now available priced at €6

FlagDay The SarsfieldsFlag Day originally scheduled for next Sunday March 3rd but postponed due tothe Kildare GAA County wide Collection will now be held over two days, onSaturday March 23rd and Sunday 24th March prior to the Kildare v Tyrone NFLgame. Volunteer are required to help raise much needed funding for the club.

KildareRun/Walk The KildareRun/Walk will take place on the Sunday 12th May 2013 from The Curragh Racecourse. You can get your registrationform and sponsorship card from any of the contacts below or in the Club Shop onSaturday mornings @ 11 am. Theentry fee is only €25 if you register through the club. Registration closes on the 28th March (Holy thursday) This event is a vitalfundraiser for the Club and the funds raised will go towards the finishing andrunning costs of the Pitch Lights.

TommyGorman – 087 6109242

CathalHartley – 087 1216525

Seamus“Chilly” Byrne – 087 6699902

PatMaher – 086 2907853

JohnMaher – 087 6371285

ShirleyMulpeter 086 8568830

Membership  It’s that timeof the year again; our Club/GAA membership is now due. You can pay yourmembership in the club any night from 8 to 10pm and on Saturdays from 11to1am.We are all aware that in order to be eligible to play Gaelic games with ouror any club we all must be registered with the GAA. Club membership givesautomatic registration with the GAA, this rule will be strictly enforced in2013. In simple terms this means if we adult & juvenile players do not payour membership we are not eligible to play Gaelic games for the club. Promptpayment of membership helps our club to provide players insurance scheme,lighting, pitches, dressing rooms ,equipment, showers, etc. for all. It is ourclub, it is up to each & every one of us to pay & play our part. Don’tleave it up to a few to subsidise you. If you need any further informationplease contact Kathleen (Ollie) Ryan at 086-2641115 or Christy Horan at087-9249884.

National gatheringThis year as part ofthe national Gathering, Sarsfields will be inviting Sarsfields people andNewbridge people in general who are abroad, home for a weekend provisionallypencilled in for the weekend of the All-Ireland football final in September. Ifanyone would like to get involved in the project, offer suggestions or help inany way please contact PRO Seamus McGann on 087/2039726 or There will be a committee set up Later in the Year toplan the event.

ClubLottoThe club wouldlike to thank all those who support the lotto and would like to encourage allits members to participate in the weekly Lotto draw. This can now be done bygoing on to the Sarsfields web site and clicking on the (play lotto now) link,then follow the step by step instructions.

Lottoresults for Monday March 11th 2013. Numbers drawn: 2, 12, 13, 19, No Jackpotwinner, Jackpot €12,000: €100 Fergal Phillips, €40 each; Gillian Dissily, SamWynne, Cathal Hartley, €25 Declan O’Toole.