Mount Sion GAA Club Notes
Family Fun DayThis Sunday 6th May is Family Fun Day in Mount Sion, activities will kick off from 12pm and run to 4pm, we have some great events lined up for the young (and not so young!) with a BBQ from 1pm to 4pm and presentation of prizes after. There will be a kiddies disco from 6pm-7:30pm and then music in the bar from Reverb (Tucker Healy Band) from 8pm. It should be a great day and we would encourage all of you to come along and bring the family.
Minor FootballThe Minors had another excellent result in the Football Championship with a veritable goalfest in the club last week beating St. Olivers on a scoreline of 11-08 to 2-08, well done to all the lads on this great run.
Junior HurlingThe Junior Hurling Championship in both A and B gets underway this week, both squads have been training hard lately and we wish them the best of luck for the upcoming campaign.
CongratulationsThe stork has been busy in the McGrath household lately with Eoin and partner Evelyn welcoming baby Jack into the world during the week, congratulations from everyone in Mount Sion !
CamogieOur Under 8 & 12s Camogie girls played Butlerstown in the club on Thursday last, great performance by both teams and a win from the u8s, proud coaches and fantastic effort put in by all the girls, well done to all our girls who made their Holy Communion last week, the blue token fundraiser in Tesco has now finished thanks to everyone who put the tokens in the box for us, training continues 6-7 in the club on Mondays for both groups.
– School Under 11 Blitz Semi-Final at 12pm in Gracedieu
– Under 11 City League v Mooncoin in Mooncoin at 6:30pm
– School Under 13 V Ballygunner Gaelscoil at 1:30pm in Ballygunner
– Under 12 Challenge v Carrick Swans in Mount Sion at 7pm
– School Under 13 v Holycross at 1:30pm in Mount Sion
– Junior B Hurling Championship v Portlaw in Mount Sion at 7pm
– Under 11 City League v Piltown in Mount Sion at 6:30pm
– Junior A Hurling Championship v Tramore in Cleaboy at 7pm
– Senior League v An Rinn in Mount Sion at 7pm.
Family Fun Day from 12pm .
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!