Skerries Harps Club Notes 25th of February 2019

posted 25 Feb 2019, 01:33 by Skerries Harps
Well done to our Division 1 Minor footballers sponsored by Moriarty Supervalu & Ridgeways on their opening League win over Clontarf yesterday. Our Adult Hurlers recorded a draw in AHL5 against Clanna Gael Fontenoy.

The Moriarty Supervalu sponsored U16 Div 1 footballers recorded their 3rd league win of the season on Saturday, defeating Fingallians and the U15 Footballers had a strong win over Naomh OP ER on Sunday. Well done to all our young players across U8-U16 who represented the club over the weekend in Hurling, Football Camogie & Ladies Football.

Congratulations to Lyndsey Davey & the Dublin Senior Ladies on their win over Mayo and to Alix Buckley & the Dublin Senior Camogie Team on their league win against Clare. Well done to Megan Carroll, Emma Parker and the Dublin minor Camogie team in their win over Wexford. Well done also to James Casey who played for the Dublin minors over the weekend.

Upcoming Fixtures. Sun 3 March:-  AFL1 vs Ballinteer SJ HOME 10.30am. AFL 4 vs Clanna Gael Fontenoy HOME 10.30am AFL9 vs Rosmini Gaels HOME 3pm. MHL 3 vs Commercials AWAY 11am.

The last session of the Annual Gormanston indoor hurling tournament took place Sun 24th , well done to all the Harps teams who took part for the last 6 weeks and special thanks to Denis Forde & Canice Reade for all the hard work they put into making the tournament such a success.

Reminder, Skerries Harps Annual Membership fees are now due and are available for renewal online at 

Upcoming Events /Diary Dates.
Saturday the 2nd of March: Annual Cheltenham Preview Night in the Clubhouse. 8PM TILL LATE! Great line up of experts on our panel, contact Fergal 086 8984657 for more info.
Friday the 8th of March: Annual Skerries Harps Fashion Show 8pm. Contact Denise on 087 2843590 to order tickets for this highly anticipated night on the Club calendar!

Coaching Course. Foundation Coaching Course Tues 5 & 12 March hosted in the Clubhouse and facilitated by Louise (GPO). It is a requirement of the GAA that all team mentors complete this excellent course so if any mentor has not yet completed, please contact Louise via email at to book your place.

Zingo Result: 7-2-6-4-1-5-3. We had no winners of Jackpot. Dividend winner Des Darragh €100. Next week's Jackpot €3,900. Dividend €100. Next Draw will take place on Sunday 3rd March at 6.30pm in the Clubhouse. How do you win! You buy a ticket! You can also play on line at and follow the links. Entries only €2 each or 3 for €5.

Academy continues on Saturday 2nd March, 10am - 11am Club shop open during Academy, tea/coffee available in the Clubhouse.  

Skerries Harps Gaelic4mothers&Others team back training every Monday eve from 9-10pm at the main pitch. Come along and join in. Great fun and a great way to get out playing football in a fun, non-competitive and social environment. Contact Chris for more info on 087 972 5519.

The Annual "Bernie Dowling" Coffee Morning in aid of the St Francis Hospice will take place in the Clubhouse on Fri 1 March from 10am. All support much appreciated.

The club extends our Deepest Sympathy to the family & friends of Finley Gannon RIP. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.