Castlelyons GAA Club News

26 February, 2013

Hurling Season Under Way


Castlelyons  1-13   Fr O'Neils 1-08


Castlelyons PIH team played their first match of the season on Sunday morning last when they took on Fr O'Neills in a challenge match in Castlelyons.

Playing conditions were excellent and on a bright fine morning Fr O'Neills were first off the mark when they pointed after 5 mins.Castlelyons replied with points from Ronan ORegan and Philip Mahon and a fine goal from Rob Feeney to lead after 15 mins. Points were exchanged by both teams to leave Castlelyons leading by 1-05 to 0-02 at half time. Fr O'Neills started the second half very strongly and scored 1-04 in the first 15 mins of the second half to level the match. Both teams exchanged points in the final quarter and Castlelyons finished strongly with Ronan Fenton and Ronan Bransfield scoring 2 pts each to win by 1-13- to 1-08. This was a good showing for the first match of the season with all the panel getting a good run out.Training continues for all players on Tue and Fri nights with a possible match at the weekend.

Panel: Shane OSullivan,Colm Barry,Barry O'Connell,Sean Kenny,Ronan Bransfield (0-3),Ciaran McGann (0-2),Leo Sexton,Philip Mahon (0-1),Eoin Maye,Ronan Fenton (0-3),Timmy McCarthy,Darran Tobin(0-1),Ronan O'Regan(0-1),Barry Fitzgerald(0-1),Rob Feeney (1-1),David Kenny,Coran Lawlor,Anthony Spillane,Chris Cotter,Mark Murphy,Brendan Hoare.


Ref Appeal

At present Castlelyons GAA does not have a referee within the club.To this end an appeal is being issued to anyone with an interest in becoming a referee to contact any committee member A training course is beginning in the Spring and the club would love to have a few people on it.


Membership for 2013 is now overdue and needs to be paid before any matches are played.Subs can be paid to Con Lawlor (treasurer) Donal O'Leary ,Denis Fenton or any officer of the club.

Scor Final

Congratulations to Cian O Leary on qualifying for the Scor County Final. This takes place in Ovens on Sat night 2nd March and everyone in the club wish him all the best in the final.

Lotto Results for 25/02/2013


The numbers drawn were2 3 21 29.  There was no winner
The jackpot was   17800  The next draw will take place on Mon 4th at Farriers Bar

Following won 20 euro

M O'Sullivan  (MOS)

M O'Keeffe  (JM)

B Lane  (Macs Shop)

S Hickey  (DH)

P Lane  (Macs Shop)

T Hallihan  (Peddlers)

Blondie  (Blondie)

Cotter Boys  (MOD)