Mount Sion GAA Club Notes
EntertainmentThe Garth Brooks tribute act will play in the club on Easter Sunday (April 21) starting at 10pm, this promises to be a great night’s entertainment and will be sure to attract a big crowd, tickets €5 can be got on the door on the night.
New JersiesSpecial thanks to John Kennedy of JK Constuction who has kindly sponsored a new set of jersies for our Under 10 hurlers, the lads wore the new jersies on Saturday last against Ballygunner, John has been a loyal sponsor of our teams over the years and we are delighted to have him on board, as with all our sponsors we ask our members to support them whenever possible.
Feile SkillsCongratulations to Lee Flanagan who won the County Feile Hurling Skills Final on Saturday in Carriganore. Lee will now go on to take part in the All-Ireland final in Abbotstown in a few weeks, well done to Lee from all in the club.
CamogieTraining continues 6-7 on Mondays for Under 8 up to U14’s in Mount Sion, Under14 training on Fridays is off for a few weeks with the upcoming matches.
Our Under8 and Under10 teams played the De La Salle blitz on Saturday 13th, a fantastic display from both our teams and we are immensely proud of the ladies, both Under 8 & Under 10’s played Gaultier and De la Salle each, big thanks to Rose Madigan for hosting us.
The Under 14’s play Ballyduff Upper in the first game of the championship at 6.30 on Thursday in Mount Sion. Best of luck to all and hope to see a good crowd up there.
Our new camogie hats are now on sale, orders can be made through our camogie Facebook page, retailing at €12.50.
Under 13 Bord na Og V Roanmore in Cleaboy at 6-30pm
Under 14 Feile V Ferrybank at 6pm
Under 14 Camogie V Ballyduff Upper in Mount Sion
Under 14 Feile V Portlaw/Ballyduff at 7-40pm
Under 11 City League v De La Salle in Gracedieu at 6-30pm.
Deise DrawThe Deise draw for 2019 will commence next week on April 24th and continue the last Wednesday of every month for six months. Tickets as normal are €15 per month or €90 for the year. Fully paid up members will automatically get a ticket for all draws. We would encourage where possible that members also try to sell one ticket as this is a huge source of fundraising for the club. Any queries please contact Fundraising Officer Kenny Stafford on 087 6161222
Health & WellbeingYoga continues this Thursday as part of our heath and well being programme, class is open to all and goes from 7.15 to 8.15pm.
This is a donation-based class taken by fully qualified instructor Jess Rowell, bring your own mats if possible.
Last Man StandingSpurs were the team this week as they easily disposed of relegated Huddersfield with the vast majority of players rightly picking them, check out the updated page on the website as to see who’s left, dont forget to get your team into Eoin Sauvage before Thursday.
Mount Sion Clubhouse
Our 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.
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. 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!