Skerries Harps Club Notes 19th August

posted 19 Aug 2019, 01:51 by Skerries Harps   [ updated 19 Aug 2019, 01:55 ]
Well done to the McMeels Pharmacy/Supervalu sponsored AFL1 team on their league win over neighbours St Maurs on Saturday evening. Great support for the lads and a god win! Well done also to the AFL9 team on their win over Erins isle on Sunday 18th. The Adult ladies Footballers recorded a midweek Div 6 league win over Na Fianna, well done ladies! Congrats to Lauren Bryce who lined out with the Dublin U13 football team in the Eugene Egan Memorial Competition on Sat and was on the winning team for the Shield competition. Well done also to Eoghan O'Connor Flanagan & Greg McEneaney who won the Brian McLernon Shield competition with the Dublin U15s on Sat 17th. Hard luck to Eoin Wilde, Joe May and the Dublin U16 Footballers who lost out in the final of the Gerry Reilly tournament by just 1 point to Meath on Sun 18th in Oldcastle.

Congratulations to all our members who received their Leaving Cert Results and College offers last week - the world is now your oyster.

Upcoming Fixtures: Tues 20th Aug: AFL4 vs Lucan Sarsfields HOME 8pm. Wed 21th Aug: U16 Div1 Football League Final Vs Kilmacud Crokes AWAY 7:30pm. Sun 25th Aug: Senior Camogie Championship vs Na Fianna AWAY 10am. AHL5 vs OPER AWAY 11am

Upcoming Events:
Saturday the 31st Aug - Eve of the All-Ireland FOOTBALL final we have Live Music from Branded in the clubhouse from 9pm (no cover charge). Always a great night in the club! Jersey Night Fundraiser for 2020 Feile Teams also.
Oct 27th - Major Club Fundraiser "The Chaser" will take place in City North Hotel, Gormanston. Promises to be a great night on the club calendar. Sponsorship options are now available - if you can help please contact Joanne on 0864058523. Monies raised will be allocated to development of All-weather pitch & Ball wall. We ask all club members to support this fundraiser - if you can help with Sponsorship please contact us urgently!

ZINGO RESULT: 7-6-2-1-3-5-4, We had no winner of the Jackpot or dividend. Next week’s Jackpot €6,400, Dividend €250. Play online at, entry €2 or 3 for€5.  Next draw Sunday the 25th of August at 7pm in the Clubhouse. 

As the All-Ireland Final contenders are now confirmed as Dublin Vs Kerry, we are advising and reminding Club members to keep an eye on Club social media and also their emails for information regarding the ticket process for the Final on Sept 1st. Ensure to also check Junk/Spam email folders, emails will be issued by the Club secretary. 

The LGFA Semi Final between Dublin & Cork takes place next Sun 25 August in Croke Park - tickets are now available at, and Supervalu stores. All support for Lyndsey & her Dublin teammates is much appreciated as they continue on their quest for 3 in a row!

Finally, as the Summer camp season has drawn to a close, many thanks to our Club GPO Louise & Club Coach Johnny along with our many young coaches (all players across our u16, Minor & adult teams) who have again ensured that across all 4 camps and in excess of 700 kids participating, an enjoyable time was had by all. A huge amount of effort goes in behind the scenes to organise and plan each week to ensure maximum fun is had by all, and again in 2019, we acknowledge that effort! Academy will resume on Sat 14 Sept, so watch this space for more info!