Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Juvenile Notes - 26th February

Under 16
Our next game is at home to the Nire on Sunday 2nd March.

Under 14
Our under 14’s started their season last Wednesday night with the Feile Football Western semi final against St Oliver’s in Aglish. The team played well and came away with the win. We started the Championship on Sunday morning at home to An Ghaeltacht and again the lads put up a good display to record a win.
We would like to wish Cian Fagan a quick recovery from his recent injury.
Panel: Jake O’Riordan, Eoin Ahearne, Danial Raher , Sean Kent, Fergal Roche, Johnny Treen, Meldan O’Dwyer, Eoin Flynn, Shane Kiely, Dathi Brunnock, Jamie Walsh, Ben Flynn, Senan Travers, Cian O’Riordan, Michael Kiely, Sean Roche, Barry Morrissey, Rory Ahearne, Patrick Fitzgerald, David Hayes, Michael Troy.
Our next game in the under 14 is away to St Olivers.
First under 13 game against An Ghaeltacht is on Sunday 2nd March.

U-9 Hurling &Football Blitzes
On the 15th February we travelled to Bohadoon & Ballinameela to take part in a U-9 hurling blitz. We had 13 U-9s and great fun was had by all, with the skill levels of all the children evident for all to see. The teams participating in Bohadoon were An Gaeltacht, Dungarvan, St Pats, Fourmilewater and Abbeyside. In Ballinameela we had Ardmore, Clashmore, St Olivers and Abbeyside. The boys who represented Abbeyside are Sean Walsh, Darragh Walsh, Kieran and Darragh Cosgrave, Jake Fitzgerald Drummy, Sean Queally, Daniel Morrissey, Jamie Mulcahy, Ethan Keohan, Cormac Dunne, Billy O Connell, Conor Gough, Brian Callaghan.
On the 22nd 2 groups competed in a U-9 football blitz again in Bohadoon and Ballinameela. The boys acquitted themselves well against strong opposition. A very high standard was displayed by all teams on the day. The teams in Bohadoon were Nire, Dungarvan, St Pats and Ballinacourty. In Ballinameela St Olivers, Ardmore and Ballinacourty were in attendance. The panel was Sean Walsh, Darragh Walsh, Kieran and Darragh Cosgrave, Jake Fitzgerald Drummy, Sean Queally, Daniel Morrissey, Jake O Donnell, Jamie Mulcahy, Ethan Keohan, Cormac Dunne, Billy O Connell, Jack O’Donovan, Brian Callaghan.

Under 8
Our under 8 panel was delighted to get an invitation to Walsh Park on Sunday last to play at half time in the national hurling league game versus Galway. All the kids had a great day out and we thank the parents of all the children most sincerely for bringing the kids to the game.

Minor Football
Our minor football team started their county championship on Saturday afternoon last away to Gaultir. After a hard fought game we came away with victory on a scoreline of 2-9 to 0-4. Well done to all.

Indoor Hurling
Our indoor hurling for the juvenile hurlers continues again on this Friday night coming the 21stth February at the Friary College .The under 5, 6 and 7 groups will between the times of six to quarter to seven and the under 8 group will between the times of quarter to seven and half past seven. All are welcome. Helmets are compulsory and will be available over the next few weeks. To help cover costs a €2 fee will apply. Membership forms will also be given out to parents of players who have not received them yet and also collected off those who have.
Club History
Abbeyside / Ballinacourty GAA Club was formed in 1967 as a result of the amalgamation of Abbeyside Hurling and Football Clubs and Ballinacourty Football Club. It is situated within the Parish of Abbeyside, Ballinroad and Garranbane. Located on the eastern side of the River Colligan, it forms the northern and eastern shorelines of Dungarvan Harbour from Abbeyside Church to Ballinacourty Lighthouse
Development Fund
Abbeyside/Ballinacourty GAA Club has been growing at a dramatic pace over the past 10 years with the population of our parish increasing rapidly. We must ensure that we have the best facilities for all our players. We want to ensure that the next generation have the facilities that they need and deserve. We are asking supporters and friends to support this project over the next five years.
Strategic Plan
Past generations have had their visions for the future of our club. These are our current aims and with these achieved we hope to hand on the club to future generations in the same healthy state it was passed onto us.
Abbeyside/Ballinacourty GAA Club, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford, Ireland.
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