St. Patrick’s club notes week March 19th

St Patrick’s Day Parade

St. Patrick’s GAA Club took part in the Annual St Patrick’s Day Parade which started at 1pm. Thank you to club member Frank Naughton who chauffeured our own Grand Marshall Louis Carroll. Thank you to all the underage mentors for assisting on the day. Thank you to the Lawlor family for assembling the goodie bags. To all the kids that took part in the parade – Thank you. You all were fantastic and excellent club ambassadors!

Congratulations to the U17 footballers who travelled to Annacurra on Friday night for their first game of the league against the local side Derry Gaels. In an entertaining game of football both sides played good football to go in at half time with a scoreline of Derry Gaels 1-02 St Pats 3-08. On a chilly evening with heavy underfoot conditions both teams played end to end football with the final score line of Derry Gaels 3-3 St Pats 5-15.

St Pats: Pat Sammon, Padraig Cahill, Cian Kelly, Caolann Mooney, Liam Connolly, Ken O’Grady, Mark Whelan, Luke Kelly, Callum Kelly, Dylan Kavanagh, Cian O’Brien, Ruairi Geraghty, Jack Meaney, Jack Fox and Paddy Moorehouse.

Subs: Mark O’Brien and Bill O’Brien

Scorers: Paddy Moorehouse 2-03, Jack Fox 1-02, Jack Meaney 1-02, Dylan Kavanagh 1-02, Luke Kelly 0-02, Mark Whelan, Cian O’Brien, Ken O’Grady and Liam Connolly 0-01 each

St. Patrick’s Senior footballers made an early morning trip to Baltinglass on St. Patricks Day for a 11am throw-in. With the half time score St Pat’s 0-06 Baltinglass 0-03 In the second half Baltinglass got the goal that was the difference in the end with the final score: Baltinglass 1-07 St Pats 0-08.

Congratulations to our own Alan Smullen who has been appointed to the important role of Wicklow County Board Treasurer. Alan fills the position which was vacated by our own Colm Finnegan at last year’s county convention. Best of luck to both Club men in their new roles.

Rory’s Stories for the first time in Wicklow Presented by St Patrick’s GAA Wicklow organised by the Ladies Committee in The Grand Hotel, Wicklow on Friday 27th April at 8:00pm

Tickets €20 available from Whistlers, Fitzpatrick’s pub, Dooley Poynton Auctioneers or any ladies committee member. We will have tickets on sale next Tuesday 13th March and Friday 16th March from 7:30-8:45 in clubhouse hall. Do not delay in getting your ticket!


St Patrick’s GAA Club Registration Day on Saturday March 24th at 10.30am until 13.30pm in the Clubhouse Dunbur. All members new and old welcome

Anyone wishing to register their son or daughter is welcome to call to club, Adult players from all teams are also invited to come along and pay their annual membership fee.

Rates :

Adult player €120

3rd level student €90 , with your current student card

Apprentice €90

Mentor – non playing adult €70

Family membership (A) €190 (includes national and secondary school children)

Family membership (B) €260 (includes above and also 3rd.level students)

Juvenile up to and including under 10 boys and girls €50

Juvenile from under 11 to under 18 boys and girls €80

Subject to a pitch inspection our “Little Warriors” will continue on Saturday 24th March at 10am for Boys and Girls age 4-6. Fun games, getting to meet new friends and learning new skills, are what our nursery is all about. we look forward to welcoming those back from last year and meeting our new recruits!

Thanks to Gallagher’s Super Valu for their continued sponsorship of our club nursery.

U7 (Born 2011/2012) Hurling continues on Tuesdays at 6.45pm to 7.45pm in the Hall, Dunbur. Coaches are Tomás Morrissey, Willie Carey, John Joe Mc Coy, and Alan Lawlor. Contact Tomás on 086 1933796 or Willie on 083 8570491. New players are welcome.

Our U7 boys (2011 and 2012) football continues on Saturday 24th March in Dunbur from 11-12. New players are welcome. Contact Tomás on 086 1933796 or Willie on 083 8570491.

Ladies Gaelic Football continues on Saturday 24th March subject to pitch inspection.

U12’s-10:00am-11:15 Coach Rob Greene 0861676270

U8’s- 11:00am-12:00 Coach Brian McSorley 0862996799

U10’s- 11:00am-12:00 Coach Mark Donohoe 0868527767

All new members welcome

Camogie @ St. Pats for All Girls born in 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011at St. Patrick’s GAA Club, Dunbur Road in the club hall:

Thursday 22/3 at 6-35pm to 7-45pm.

Thursday 29/3 at 6-35pm to 7-45pm.

Contacts: Margaret Leonard 087 782 7881or Jason Carey 086 897 4898


Wicklow Poc Fada is on Bank Holiday Monday April 2nd on the Sugar Loaf Mountain. There are 2 categories for Hurling and 2 for the Camogie.
Under 16 Camogie10.30am and Senior Camogie 11am

Under 16 Hurling 12.30pm and Senior Hurling 1pm
For any further Info or to register to take part please contact: Hurling; Jonathan (083) 364 5136 and Camogie; Breda (087) 699 8536

Kellogg’s GAA Cul Camp details out this week.

Coach Application form for the 2018 Cúl Camps now available. The closing date for applications is Friday May 4th. Applicants must be over 18 before the Camps begin on July 2nd.

Applications can be posted to Garrett Doyle, Wicklow GAA Cúl Camp Coordinator, Wicklow GAA Centre of Excellence, Ballinkill, Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow or emailed to or on 0834357460


Registration should be opening up on the 14th March for Darkness into Light 2018. So keep an eye on the DarknessIntoLightWicklowTown page for more info.


The Grand Hotel in conjunction with An Garda Síochána present THE GAA CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEW NIGHT on April 13, 2018 Grand Hotel, Wicklow Town at  7:30 PM

Special Guests & Prizes: Wexford’s Tom Dempsey – All Ireland Winner 1996 Hurling Waterford’s Paul Flynn – All Star & Waterford Legend, Dublin’s Pillar Caffrey – former Dublin Manager and Many more and Special Guest MC




St Patrick’s GAA Club Lotto results Monday 12th March 2018
We had no Winners for our Match 5 or Match 4 Jackpots. We had two Match 3 winners: Brian McSorley c/o Alan O Brien and Bryan Doyle c/o Shane Doyle/John O Brien

Don’t forget to buy your ticket this week. If you are not in you cannot win!

Winning numbers: 3, 4, 17 and 25. The bonus number was 16.

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 Tuesday 20th. March in the Clubhouse. Make sure you buy a ticket each week and you could be the winner of our Match 4 prize €5,200 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 from9pm? Contact your team manager for details.

Please send any information for club notes to 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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