St. Patrick’s club notes week July 31st

St Patrick's GAA club

On Friday our senior ladies made the long journey across the gap to Valleymount in the third round of championship. A win was the only option.  St Pat’s led at half time with a score line 1-06 to 0-02. In the second half St Pat’s upped their game and came out worthy winners with the full time scoreline: St Patrick’s 3-16 Valleymount 1-04. 

Our Junior A travelled to Rathnew on Saturday to take on Eire Og in the championship. Hard luck to Barry, BA and all involved with the Junior Footballers who will rue the missed opportunities in the first half with the FT score: St. Patricks 0-04 Eire Og 0-07. Team: Ian Murphy, Aidan Dunne, Lorcan Smullen, Chris Kavanagh, Ronan Connolly, Davy Byrne, Colin O’Toole, Joe Quinn, Bill McHugh, Simon Bouchier, Bosco Guinan, Matt Traynor, Jack Kelly, Hugh Humby, Adam Cox. Subs: James Kavanagh, Seamus Dunne, Reese Kelly, Sean Buckley

On Sunday our Senior footballers welcomed Dunlavin to Dunbur in the Division 1 league. Dunlavin went in at the break a point up 1-03 to 0-05 but the lads turned it around in the second half for a deserved victory. FT score: St Patrick’s 3-12 Dunlavin 2-05. Team: Colm Byrne, Emmett Cullen, Padraig Cullen, Wayne Doyle, John Crowe, Shane Murley, Hugh Humby, Dean Healy, Shane Doyle, Conor Ffrench, Bryan Doyle, Paul O’Brien, Jordan Petticrew, Conor O’Brien, Tommy Kelly. Subs: Donal Fitzgerald, Padge McWalter, Ciaran Doyle, Stephen Duffy

Well done to our U7 hurlers of the week, Eoin Treanor and Sam Czwalina and all our U7s who were training hard Tuesday night in preparation for Saturday’s monster blitz in Ballinakill.

Well done to our U11 hurlers who had a good win over Glenealy on Wednesday.

Congratulations to our U16b ladies who had a comprehensive win over Clan na Gael. 7-28 to 3:01

Congratulations and best wishes to senior player Stephen Duffy and his beautiful bride Lyndsey Kavanagh who were married last Thursday. Wishing you both a life time of happiness.

We are always welcoming new players to St Patrick’s GAA club. We begin at 3 years of age come along Saturday mornings at 11am and try it out.

Any Individuals interested in been involved with our club teams for 2017 should contact the Club Secretary at: Secretary.stpatricks.wicklow@gaa.ie.

Wishing the Wicklow Regatta 2017 all the success it deserves this year, please go support events and buy a programme thank you for featuring our successful u15 lads team who won at Feile last year Wicklow Regatta Festival.

Wicklow GAA currently have 5 Positions available as a school coach in the following areas Arklow, Wicklow Town, Roundwood/Moneystown, Kilmacanogue & West Wicklow on a Wicklow GAA CE Scheme. Please contact their local DSP Employment Services/INTREO Office to check your eligibility and to apply for this vacancy. Vacancy Reference Number will be required. Applicants must also be in receipt of an Irish social welfare payment for 1 year or more. Aged between 21-55 years. Applicants should supply suitable character references and be prepared to complete a Garda vetting application form.

Wicklow Golf Club are hosting an Inter Club Talent Competition on Saturday 12th August 2017. This event is to raise much needed funds for Breast Cancer Research Ireland and is in conjunction with the Play in Pink golf competition that Wicklow Golf Club Ladies will be organizing on Saturday 12th August. A night of fun and craic at Wicklow Golf Club inter-club talent competition. Music on the night will be provided by Breakaway.
Any budding singers, comedians, dancers or any form of entertainer welcome! The winner will receive €100.
Contact Anthony Franey at afraney@wicklowcoco.ie of 0876799857 to take part in the show.

Have you got any used football boots/hurling helmets you are not using? The club would love them. They can be dropped into the gear shop every Saturday morning to help with the club gear exchange program.

Don’t forget tuck shop and club gear shop open every Saturday morning 11-12:30.
“New Pink Club Supporters Jerseys” are now available.
Jersey sizes are: 0-6 months, 1-2 years, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 10-11, 13, Small, Medium, Large, X-Large, 2XL etc.
Prices are €28 for sizes 0-6 thru’ 3-4, €30 for sizes 5-6 thru’ 10/11, €40 for size 13, €45 for all adult sizes.
A Big Thank you to volunteers Siobhan Hollingsworth, Emma Hughes Czwalina in the Tuck Shop and Marie O’Brien, Olivia Connolly Carey and Mick Murphy who have volunteered to assist with the Club Gear Shop at the club Nursery every Saturday in Dunbur.

St. Patrick’s Summer Camp Tue / Wed / Thurs 15-17th August from 10am to 2pm each day in Dunbur. Contact Paul O’Brien for details: Email: Catherine_paul@eircom.net Mobile: 087 2681987

Training continues for U8 and U10 girls on Thursdays at 6-45pm in St. Patricks National School pitch. New players always welcome contact Margaret 087 7827881

We had no Winners for our Match 5 or Match 4 Jackpots. We had seven Match 3 winners: Phil Connelly, Amy O’Doherty, Mary Phelan, ‘Billy’, Jenny Byrne, Frank Naughton, John Doherty. Don’t forget to buy your ticket this week. If you are not in you cannot win! 
Numbers drawn were 2, 6, 8 and 21. The bonus number was 26.

Thanks to the weekly Club Lotto Sellers who give up their time to help raise funds for the Club. It’s greatly appreciated. The next draw is on Monday 31st July in the Clubhouse. Make sure you buy a ticket each week and you could be the winner of our Match 4 prize €2,100 or Match 5 €10,000 jackpot! 
As part of club development and potential additional playing facilities, we are requesting that each age group team support the lotto selling rota by providing a team of 4 on their designated Saturday. Are any of you available to sell in the pubs on Saturday nights from 9pm? Contact your team manager for details.


Please send any information for club notes to Pro.stpatricks.wicklow@gaa.ie before 9pm on Sunday evenings. You can contact St Pats at Facebook St Patrick’s GAA Club Wicklow Town or Twitter @StPatsGAAWick

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