Skerries Harps Newsletter - 11th of May 2015

posted 11 May 2015, 01:23 by Skerries Harps   [ updated 13 May 2015, 07:40 ]

After all the excitement of the official Clubhouse Opening last weekend it was back to action on the pitch, and what a great week for the McMeel's Pharmacy sponsored footballers with three Championship wins. The Senior team beat O'Tooles in the Senior Championship on Thursday, while on Sunday the Junior 1 team also beat O'Tooles in the Junior B Championship and the Junior 2 team rounded of a perfect weekend with victory against Trinity Gaels.

Well Done to the U15 footballers who had a good win in Div.2. Also Hard Luck to the Hurling Feile team who lost to Raheny in the re arranged Div 2 Final on Saturday. Great effort from all involved, players, mentors, helpers and supporters you did the club proud.

Well Done to Harry Dawason (0-2) and Jack Smith who played with Dublin senior footballers in challenge victory over Cork, and to Ross McGarry (0-2) and Ian Furlong who played with Fingal hurlers in their Nicky Rackard Cup win against Louth.

The Football Div.1 Feile is being hosted in Skerries this Sat, Best of luck to all involved. All support welcome.

The Primary Schools football League continues on Monday nights, first games 6.20pm. Tuck Shop open.

Academy on Saturday morning at 10am across on all-weather pitch, Club Shop also Open. Tea and Coffee available upstairs in clubhouse.

Souvenir Programme of Opening of Clubhouse Available: 64 page colour booklet featuring photos of all current juvenile and adult teams plus loads of articles and history of the club. A Great momento of the occasion. Available from Fergal 0868984657, Joanne 0864058523 or from the Bar at €5.

Fixtures: Tues 12th Senior Camogie V Ballinteer Away 7.30pm, Wed 13th Ladies Football V St.Peregrines Away 7.30pm. Sun 17th May Junior Football V Clontarf in Stacy Cup Home 11am and Junior Hurling Championship V St.Brigids Away 3pm.For all other fixtures, results and updates see  Good luck to St.Patrick's SNS Senior Boys & Girls in their finals on Thurs 21st May in Parnell Park.

Congrats to the Skerries U11 Community Games hurling team who the Dublin Final on Tuesday night.

Harps Club Ties Now in stock at €15. Great Gift Idea!! Contact Fergal 0868984657.

 Zingo result 5-7-1-4-3-2-6. Congrats to Geraldine Healy who won the Jackpot of €4,100. Jackpot Now €1,000. Next Draw Thurs 14th May in The Clubhouse at 10.30pm. Envelopes €2 from Gary Holland or by quarterly bank standing order or play on-line at Playing Makes It possible!! and Help Your Club at the same time.

Well Done to all the Skerries cyclists who took part in the Cycle Against Suicide round Ireland rally over the last two weeks.

The club extends its sympathy to the O'Flaherty family on the recent death of Ber's father Gabriel Jones. May he rest in peace.