Mount Sion GAA Club Notes
Minor FootballOur Minors were back in action on Tuesday last and once again came out on top scoring 4-04 to the hosts 2-04, the coaches are doing great work with these lads and they deserve our support, the next game is against St. Saviours away on Tuesday 17th April at 7pm.
It was with deep sadness that we learned during the week of the passing of Joan Kelly, to Joan’s husband Dando, sons Daniel, Eoin and Pat and her extended family and friends we express our deepest sympathy at this sad time, ar dheis De go raibh a hanam.
EngagementGreat excitement in Nicky’s bar recently when long time Sion and Waterford keeper Ian “Iggy” O’Regan got down on his knees in the crowded pub to propose to long term girlfriend Louise Ryan, what a gesture from the stylish Iggy and everyone in the club wishes the happy couple all the best for the future!
Under 14 FeileAt the time of going to press after numerous re-arrangements the Under 14 Feile is pencilled in for Monday 16th April in Abbeyside, Mount Sion are down to play Abbeyside and St Carthages at 7pm and 7-45pm respectively, please keep an eye on social media for results and please note that these fixtures are subject to change.
Junior FootballThe first game of the season for the Junior Footballers takes place in the club on Satuday next April 21st at 6-45pm against butlerstown, best wishes to Paul and the lads for 2018.
EntertainmentTina and her team have been busy putting together a schedule of entertainment for the summer months starting with the May Bank holiday when we have a Family Fun Day followed by a summer night session with Reverb, more details of all these great events will be posted nearer the time.
FixturesUnder 14 Feile V Abbeyside in Abbeyside at 7pm on Monday 16th April
Under 14 Feile V St. Carthages in Abbeyside at 7-45pm on Monday 16th April
Minor Football V St. Saviours in Ballybeg at 7pm on Tuesday 17th April
Under 11 City League V De La Salle in Gracedieu at 6-30pm on Thursday 19th April
Under 16 Football V Affane in Cappoquin at 7pm on Friday 20th April
Junior Football v Butlerstown in Mount Sion on Saturday 21st April at 6-45pm.
CamogieThe camogie club is now part of the Tesco community fund running in the Poleberry store, anyone in there can pop a few blue tokens in our jar to help raise some funds, training continues on Mondays for both groups 4-7’s and 8-14’s 6-7 pm please bring runners, new players are always welcome.
Ladies FootballOur Ladies Football team are still looking for players for the upcoming season,please note training now takes place out on the pitch on Fridays 6-30 to 7-30 for all girls aged 13 and older and if there are any girls interested we’d be delighted to see you up there!
Mount Sion ClubhouseOur club house is the perfect venue for all your needs. If you have a family event coming up we can cater for all size parties from small private events to large gatherings, we have a spacious function room with private bar available for hire for all occasions including Birthdays, Christenings, Weddings, Confirmations, Communions, etc, please contact our Bar Manager Michael Ryan for more information on 051-372648 or call up and see him Coming up in 2018 we have a great new programme of entertainment taking place in the club with Tina and her committee working hard to bring a variety of acts to the club, more details to follow, check out our website for more info and photos.
Notes for Paper & WebsiteIf you have any Cnoc Sion notes or announcements for the paper or website please contact Ciaran Sheridan by email firstname.lastname@example.org or text your notes to 087-6364716 before 8pm Sunday night. You can also follow us on Twitter @MountSionGAA or on Facebook MountSion GAA. Coming soon we will have the new GAA app which is being launched soon by the organisation which will enable club members to keep up with all fixtures and events. The website is now mobile friendly and has an upgraded events calendar and gallery which are constantly updated with all Mount Sion related news and events!