Mount Sion Gaa Club Notes
The GatheringA great night was had in the club on Friday night with the presentation of medals to our Sargent Cup and Junior Football winning teams of 2013 , Chairman Peter Walsh thanked everyone for coming and said it was important that the club acknowledges success among our teams. Football manager John Walsh thanked everyone for their commitment during the year and looked forward to playing Intermediate Football this year, it was a close run affair for the Footballer of the Year award and it could have gone to any number of players but in the end it went to captain fantastic Robert Bresnan for the huge part he played in our successful campaign , here’s looking forward to next year’s event and plenty more medals to give out !
Senior Hurling ChampionshipLast Monday night the Senior Hurling Championship draw was made , in our first match we play Tallow on the 27th April with Ballyduff Upper, Ballygunner, Ardmore and Dungarvan next in line , venues date and times will be confirmed over the coming weeks .
Intermediate Hurling and FootballAlso during the week the draws were made for the Intermediate Hurling and football groups , in the Hurling we were paired with Dunhill, Ballygunner, Clonea, Butlerstown and St. Mollerans , in football our group consists of Kilmacthomas, Bonmahon, Newtown and John Mitchell’s, dates times and venues yet to be announced .
Minor FootballOur Minor Footballers start their campaign on Saturday with a home tie against Portlaw , if you’re available why not come up and cheer on the lads , also players please note as of January 1st 2014 it is compulsory for players at all grades of Gaelic Football to wear mouthguards .
Under 7 Indoor BlitzOur Under 7’s take part in an indoor blitz next Saturday morning in Ballygunner hall , coaches will be in contact with parents during the week with times.
Last Man StandingLast Man standing continued this week with a few more falling out and quite a few losing their first lives ! Check out the website to see the updated table.
MembershipMembership for 2014 season is now due and must be paid by 31st March. All rates can be found on the membership page on the website or contact Club Registrsr Paul Fanning .
Under 7 Blitz Ballygunner Hall Saturday 8th February 2014 Time TBC
Minor Football versus Portlaw in Mount Sion Saturday 8th February 2014 Time 3.00 pm
All fixtures are available on the club website calendar.