Weekly notes

November 8, 2018

SHC: Our senior hurlers play Borrisokane in the opening round of the championship tomorrow (Thurs) in Cloughjordan at 6.30.

JAHL: Our junior hurlers drew with Knockshegowna in round 2 of the league which was played last Saturday evening in Nenagh. Round 3 against Portroe is due to take place this weekend. Check North Board fixtures for more details.

JBHL: Our junior B team open their league campaign on Sunday evening with Newport providing the opposition. Check North Board fixtures for more details.

MAFC: Our minor footballers drew with Ballina in the 1st round of the championship played in Nenagh last Thursday evening.

Handball: There were a number of All Ireland finals in Nenagh last weekend with the legendary Ducksy Walsh starring. Our handball court is highly regarded and it’s good to see Nenagh getting the big games again. Our own juvenile handballers are playing a tournament over the next few weeks also involving the Ballinahinch club; this will involve over 30 children. Well done to Eamon Spillane and his Ballinahinch counterparts for putting this in place.

Training: Hurling training for U6, U8 and U10s takes place on Wednesdays at 5pm and Saturdays at 10am, all new players welcome. There are helmets available at €40 (medium) and hurleys at subsidised prices.

Registration night: We had an excellent turnout at the recent juvenile registration night. Reminder to all players that have not registered to do so asap.

U16: We were defeated by Newport/Ballinahinch last week in Newport, this was our 4th game of the championship, we will have played Moneygall/Clonakenny on Monday April 11th.

U14: Our U14 Footballers defeated Kilruane in a tight game in Cloughjordan on Wednesday last; this was our first championship game. We will have played Kildangan in Nenagh on Tuesday April 12th. Our U14 hurlers gave a gutsy display to draw against Roscrea in the Feile semi final on Saturday last in Toomevara. The replay is on this Wednesday night, April 13th at 6.30 in Ballingarry. Kilruane await the winners in the final.

U12: Our U12 football team defeated Newport in their 2nd championship game last week, they have a bye this week, next game is away to Kildangan on 22nd April.

U10: We defeated Templemore in the 1st round of Community Games hurling in Nenagh on Saturday last, we await the winners of Newport vs. Ballina.

Easter camp: We will run a hurling Easter camp over 3 days April 26th to 28th from 2 to 5pm each day, age group will be from U6s to 12 year olds, details at training.

Summercamp: Our annual summercamp is scheduled for the week of 18th to 22nd July.