A great day for our Minors
The medal presentation for the victorious Sligo Minor team, winners of the 2021 Connacht Championship will take place on Saturday 5th March at a banquet in the Clayton Hotel. This was Sligo’s first win at minor level since Tubber legend Colm Mullarkey led the team to success in 1968. The club are especially proud of Tubbercurry players Joshua Flynn, Fionn Lucey and Diarmuid Henry who were part of the team, as well as Colm McGee and Pat Kilcoyne who were part of the backroom setup. Tickets for the event are available via Sligogaa.ie.
Trip to the Dome
Our underage teams from U11- U17 will travel to the NUIG Dome in Bekan for coaching session on March 6th at 5:30pm. All club members and families are welcome to attend what promises to be a great evening of coaching. Contact Aidan Brennan on 0879429333 for more details.
Liam lights up the League of Ireland
It is with great delight that we watch the outstanding performances of former Tubbecurry Gaa underage star Liam Kerrigan who is playing a starring role for UCD in this years League of Ireland Premier League. Following in the footsteps of current Tubbercurry junior player and league of Ireland legend Raff Cretaro, Liam is now an Irish u21 international and one of the top players in the league. We are sure his parents Andy and Cathriona Kerrigan and grandparents Peter and Kitty King (Ballymote Road) are hugely proud, as are all in Tubbercurry Gaa.
Congratulations to Nora Frizzell who won €258 in our recent 50/50 draw on Feb 21st. This weekly draw is a very important revenue stream for our club, thanks to all who support. Tickets can be purchased at www.lottoraiser.ie/tubbercurrygaa/ or in store at Surlis’s Supervalu, McSorleys Centra, Foleys or Mickey Macs.
The monthly club meeting takes place this Wednesday evening March 1st at 8 pm in Surlis’s Super Valu meeting Room, all members are invited to attend.
Our Finance Committee led by Michael Kelly met on Tuesday last to put in place roadmap for 2022. As the club is undergoing a significant redevelopment of Kilcoyne Park, there will be a strong focus on fundraising for the year ahead. More details to follow soon. All support will be greatly appreciated.
The Scor a nOg county finals will take place on Sunday March 20th in Ballintogher. Closing date for entries is March 11th. For more details or an audition contact Dermot Gannon on 0873647681.
Membership for the 2022 season is now open. Adult €100, Child €40, OAP €75, Family €125, Student €50, U7’s Free. To pay membership contact Chairman Dermot Gannon on 0873647681 or go to www.foireann.ie, navigate to membership and select Tubbercurry GAA Club.
These notes have been brought to you in association with our main sponsor Surlis’s Supervalu!