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Club Notes – 21 March 2019

Its last call for club membership for 2019 which must be paid before 31st March, in order to be a fully paid up member, for the coming year. Full adult membership is €75 (€50 for students) while Youth membership is €50. Those who have contributed fully to Clontibret Our Future have no membership fee, while there is also a reduced youth rate for children of contributors to COF. It is extremely important that all players in both football and hurling at all age groups pay their membership fees immediately as only by doing so do they cover themselves for participation in the GAA Players Injury scheme for both training and games.

Platinum Tanks Reserve Leagues
Its back to reserve football this weekend with two games scheduled. On Saturday 23rd in Division 1 we are away to Donaghmoyne with a 5pm throw in followed by a visit to Blayney the following day for Division 3 at 12.30pm.

County Boys
Best wishes to our county players and their colleagues as they travel to Castlebar for a tilt with Mayo at 2pm on Sunday. Well done to all last Sunday and wishing them well for a successful journey west.

Senior League
With the conclusion of the Allianz Football league next weekend attention will turn to local matters with five SFL league matches down for decision in March/April. First up is a home game with Truagh at 5pm on Saturday 30th March, followed by Doohamlet, Carrick, Scotstown and Ballybay in rapid succession. These are all 5 point games with county players available to play.

Juvenile Registration
It’s important that each player is registered to be able to continue to play for the forthcoming year. Anyone who has been unable to register their child please contact Fergal 087-2242726.

Juvenile Togs & Socks
There is also official club juvenile togs and socks available to purchase for €25 per child. It you would like to purchase these please contact Fergal 087-2242726

The u9s will play in the indoor league on Saturday the 30th March. More details next week.

The u11s will play Donaghmoyne this Sat 23rd in the Spring League at 12pm.

The u13s started their league campaign with a win against Clones last weekend. Next game is the 30th March away to Latton at 12pm. The Division 6 team will begin their campaign with a home game against Castleblayney on Sat 30th at 2pm.

Gaeltacht Scholarships
Coiste Cultúir & Gaeilge Coiste Chontae Mhuineacháin each year offer scholarships for young people in the county to attend Gaeltachta so as to enhance and broaden their skill as Gaeilge and to promote Gaeilge in clubs and in the county and as a whole. Applications are now open for the 2019 scholarships, with the closing date for applications on or before 10th April. Application forms are available from the resources section of and should be completed and returned to our Cultural Officer, Eilis Clarke.

Sympathy is extended to a number of local families who suffered recent bereavements; the McSkeane, Morgan and McGuigan families on the death of Rosemary McSkeane, Tully; the Ward and Woods families on the death of Hugh Ward, Annagap and the Gorman family on the death of Niall O’Hara, Longford. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anameacha.

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