Fr O'Neills GAA Club

12 January, 2017

Club Lotto

Draw results from Fri. 16th Dec. Jackpot €5,400.00 numbers drawn: 4, 9, 12, 23 no winner. Match 3 €100.00 6 x winners: Mary Murphy, Eileen Swayne, Ross Breen, Finbarr Buckley, Brian & Eileen, Leiza Pyke €20.00 each. This week’s draw is on Fri. 6th Jan. in Finns Tavern with a Jackpot of €5,600.00, Match 3 consolation €100.00, Tickets available from The Thatched Inn, Garryvoe Hotel, The Bridge Hair Salon, O’Flynn’s MACE Srv. Station, Finns Tavern and all Adult and Juvenile Club Comm. Members, please support your Parish GAA Club.

Draw results from Fri. 6th Jan. Jackpot €5,600.00 numbers drawn: 1, 7, 9,15 no winner. Match 3 €100.00 3 x winners: Sue VC, Colin O'Brien and Ger. Finn €35.00 each. This week’s Draw is on Fri. 13th Jan. in Garryvoe Hotel with a Jackpot of €5,800.00, Match 3 consolation €100.00, Tickets available from The Thatched Inn, Garryvoe Hotel, The Bridge Hair Salon, O’Flynn’s MACE Srv. Station, Finns Tavern and all Adult and Juvenile Club Comm. Members, please support your Parish GAA Club.

Long Púc 2016

We had a superb turn out for our Long Púc on St. Stephen's day in Ballymacoda with 38 Teams taking part, a huge thank you to all the participants, a huge word of thanks also to Deirdre & Ger. Finn of Finns Tavern and staff for their hospitality afterwards, also many thanks to the organizers Seamus Joyce, Billy Harrington and Rachel Joyce well done everybody. Our Chairman Mr. Michael Hegarty thanked everybody for turning up and then presented the prizes to our winners who were: 1st: Joe Millerick, Tomas Millerick and Ger. Millerick. 2nd: Mark Hayes, William Joyce and Sean Donnelly. 3rd: Mark O'Keeffe, Liam O'Driscoll and Ken. Hegarty. Best Juvenile: Ciaran Cullinane, Jason Hankard and William Abernethy Best Camogie: Rachel Steele, Emily O'Keefe and Aoife Millerick.

GRMA programme Roll out

The new GAA Membership Card and grma rewards programme is available to members to register online. Club support in encouraging Club Members to register on gaa.ie/grma is greatly appreciated and key to the success of the programme.

From the end of January, those who have registered will be able to earn points for going to games and engaging in GAA activities. Members will be able to redeem points for ticket vouchers and other offers. Further details of programme offers and points earning and redeeming opportunities will be available in the January.

Registered Members will receive their official GAA Membership Card personalised with their name, Club and GAA membership number from January. Membership Cards will only be distributed to members who have signed up to grma online.

Victory Dinner Dance:

Tickets for our Victory Dinner Dance on Sat. 21st Jan. are now available costing €25.00, please contact Seamus Joyce on 086-8263913 to reserve same, we will have a ticket collect & pay evening in Aghavine prior to the Dinner Dance.

Dates for your Diary

Victory Dinner Dance: Sat. 21st Jan. 2017 in Garryvoe Hotel at 8pm.

Membership 2017:

All membership is now due for the year ahead, please contact Registrar Seamus Joyce on 086-8263913 for your amount due.

Seasons Greetings

The Exec. Comm. of the Club would like to take this opportunity to wish all its Members, Players, Supporters and all their Families and friends a Happy & Prosperous New Year and all the best for 2017.

Xmas Lotto Spot prize winners:

1st: Btl. Wine Hopper & Callum, 2nd: Btl. Wine Ger Holland, 3rd: Btl. Vodka McHugh Family, 4th: Btl. Baileys Mags. O’Driscoll, 5th: Box of Chocs. Jamie Walsh, 6th: Btl. Wine Michael Rohan, 7th: Btl. Wine David Fook, 8th: Btl. Wine Ml. & Sandra Sloane, 9th: Btl. Bacardi Michelle Holland, 10th: Btl. Wine Pa. Motherway, 11th: Btl. Wine Tom Davey, 12th: Btl. Wine Mary Swayne, 13th: Btl. Wine Miriam Finn, 14th: Btl. Wine Kathleen Finn, 15th: Btl. Wine Willie Dunne, 16th: Btl. Wine Ray Fitzpatrick, 17th: Box of Ferrero Rocher T.J.Hegarty, 18th: Box of Ferrero Rocher John Cronin, 19th: Box of Ferrero Rocher Alan Coakley, 20th: Bag of Celebrations Miceal O’Neill, 21st: Box of Biscuits Trevor O’Callaghan, 22nd: Box of Biscuits Kathleen Finn, 23rd: Box of Chocs. Eimear Pomphrett, 24th: Box of Chocs. James Murphy, 25th: Club Shop Voucher Tomas Millerick, 26th: Box of Chocs Aisling, 27th: Box of Chocs. Rose Mulcahy, 28th: Box of Chocs. Kitty O’Neill, 29th: Box of Chocs Katie Ormonde, 30th: Box of Chocs. Emma Donnelly, 31st: Club Shop Voucher Miceal Broderick, 32nd: Btl. Wine Tom Steele, 33rd: Btl. Vodka Siobhan Coleman.

Congrats to all the winners and many thanks for your support.

Adult Club AGM:

Our AGM was held on Sat. Night last in Aghavine and was well attended, we had 3 special guests on the night the Intermediate Hurling Co. Cup, the Intermediate Hurling Lge. Div. 2 Cup and the East Cork Fe 21 B Football Cup. Our Chairman Michael Hegarty welcomed everybody to the meeting and spoke highly of our achievements in 2016 he thanked the Players, Mgmt. and everybody involved in any way that helped in our success and in the running of the Club. Our Runai Liam Leahy gave a superbly detailed account of the activities of the Club over the past year which was followed by our Treasurer Tom Finns report which gave a very detailed account of the costs involved in the running of the Club over the last 12 months. The election of Officers and the Exec. Comm. then took place (see below). This was followed by Affiliations and AOB our Chairman then closed the meeting and wished all involved for 2017 the very best of luck.

Officers and Exec. Comm for 2017 as follows:

Chairman: Michael Hegarty.

Vice Chairman: Dan. O'Connor

Runai: Liam Leahy

Ass. Runai: Shane Harrington

Treasurer: Tom Finn

Ass. Treas. Thomas Harrington

PRO: Seamus Joyce

Registrar: Seamus Joyce

Cultural Officer: Ger. Donnelly

Co. Board Delegates: Maurice Conway & Tom Finn

East Cork Board Reps. Pat Pomphrett & Michael Holland

Exec. Comm:

J.V. Aherne, Billy Harrington, Paul Harrington, Paddt McMahon, Billy Pomphrett, Luke Swayne, Johnny Dunne, Dean Parker, Micheal Broderick, Declan Hennessy, William Broderick, Eoin Griffin, Pa. Dunne, Robbie Dalton, Dave Colbert, Jason Kenneally.

Juvenile Club

We held our Annual Raceday in Garryvoe hotel on Tuesday last the 27th of December.

The following were the prize winners of the six races.

Race 1: 1st Ruraidh Coakley. 2nd Edmund Terry. 3rd Bryan Sweeney.

Race 2: 1st William Brett. 2nd Brid Bean Ui Neill. 3rd Mossie Leahy.

Race 3: 1st Andy and Niamh Jackson. 2nd Tim Hurley. 3rd Kieran Mullins.

Race 4: 1st Mark O Riordan. 2nd Barry Cullinane. 3rd Michael Wall.

Race 5. 1st Regina Dorgan. 2nd Phillip Kenneally. 3rd Joy Warren.

Auction Race. 1st Stephen Motherway. 2nd Avril O Neill. 3rd Conor Wall. 4th Martin Lynch. Thanks for all your support.

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