St. Patrick’s club notes week June 11th

Player Development

St Patrick’s Building for the Future – Player Development. St Patrick’s GAA Club invite you to an evening in the Clubhouse to discuss and review Coaching & Player Development.

Time: 8pm Date: Tuesday 12th June Venue: Clubhouse, Dunbur.

RSVP:  or Mick Murphy 087 274 3645 Micheál Ó Murchú, Runai Naomh Pádraig C.L.G.



All Club Golfers note a date for your dairy:

The annual St Patrick’s GAA Golf Classic is booked for next Saturday 16th June in Wicklow Golf Club.
St Patrick’s GAA Club Annual Golf Day Scramble 4 Ball Competition Venue: Wicklow Golf Club Date: Saturday 16th June 2018 Tee Times: 9am to 3.30pm €120 per Team
To Book your team Contact Tommy Vickers 087 990 1505, Gerry Tiernan 087 248 3490, Davy Shannon 087 245 3887

Please support your Club!


St Patricks GAA Club Fundraiser tickets are now been distributed. One ticket for three draws in June, July and August. Prizes Each month: 1st Prize €1,000, 2nd €700, 3rd €400, 4th €200, 5th €100, 6th €50 and 7th €50. Tickets available from any committee member or Team Manager €50 each. Contact James Phelan for details 087 228 4441


Wicklow ladies

Fresh from their victory over Meath our Unbeaten Wicklow ladies will take on Longford on Sunday, 17th June at 2pm in the Leinster Intermediate Championship Semi Final at a Longford venue. This is a huge stepping stone for Wicklow and the girls are in need of all our voices so let’s get organising to support our County team especially our own Niamh McGettigan, Rose Fagan, Saoirse O’Reilly and Mick Kavanagh (Management Team)


Hard Luck to our County Hurlers in the Christy Ring semi-final against London on Saturday June 9th in Netwatch Cullen Park, Carlow especially our own Andy O’Brien, George O’Brien, John Connors, Christy Moorehouse (Jnr) and Gerry Connors with a final score of London 2-24 Wicklow 2-14.

It was not to be for the County Footballers who welcomed Cavan to Joule Park, Aughrim in the first round of the qualifiers on Saturday June 9th with the full time score Wicklow 1-05 Cavan 2-16. Hard luck to all involved especially our own Dean Healy, Johnny Crowe and Conor Ffrench.

Big thank you to Tinahely GAA Club and Jackie Kinch for inviting us to take part in the Ellen Kinch Cup. What a day couldn’t have asked for better and all for a great cause Barretstown. Congratulations to Rebecca Hollingsworth on receiving player of the tournament. Both panels met in the semi-final with the seniors progressing to the Final to complete with the host club. An entertaining game saw Tinahely prevail by 3 points. Well done to Managers Robert Hollingsworth and Lee Watters and all the players of  the senior and intermediate panels on a super day of football in support of the worthy fundraiser The Ellen Kinch Cup.


Well done to the Wicklow GYW Referees especially St. Pat’s girls Siobhan Gorman, Sarah Carroll, Amy Kavanagh and Emer McNulty officiating at their first games in the Blitz in  Rathnew on Saturday. 46 games were played.


Hard luck to our Div 3 team who lost out to a late goal for Kilbride/Lacken on Tuesday in Dunbur. Full time score St. Pats 0-07 to Kilbride/Lacken 1-07.


On Wednesday our U11 hurlers took on Western Gaels away and welcomed Eire Og Greystones to Dunbur. Well done to all involved with the full time scores of Under 11 Hurling Group 2: Western Gaels 0-35 – 0-00 St Patrick’s and Under 11 Hurling Group 1: St Patrick’s 0-44 – 0-12 Eiré Óg Greystones


Congratulations to all involved  with the St. Pats U13 football team who had a great team performance and win against Bray Emmetts away on Monday evening in the 5th round of the Div 1 league. Full time score: Bray Emmets 3-01 – 7-06 St Patrick’s


URGENT HELP NEEDED – Can you spare an hour on a Saturday morning if so we would really appreciate your help!

Volunteers required in the Tuck shop for matches and every Saturday for the Nursery

Please pm page or contact Michael Murphy ( or Siobhan Hollingsworth if you can help.


St. Patrick’s Club shop is open every Saturday morning 10-12am for all your club gear. Thank you to all our volunteers that work in the back ground especially Mick Murphy and Marie O’Brien.

Upcoming Club Fixtures in Dunbur:

Monday 11th June at 7-15pm Under 13 boys hurling v Luke O’Tooles

Tuesday 12th June

Wicklow Hire Division 3 Football League  Round 9 Enniskerry V St Patrick’s Wicklow  7.30pm (Referee: TBC);

Wednesday 13th June
7-00pm (sharp) Under 11 boys football , 11-a-side St. Pats v Rathnew, Under 11 boys football , 11-a-side St. Pats v Bray Emmets.

8-25pm  Senior Football Div.1 playoff group , St. Pats v Blessington

Friday 15th.June at 7-00pm Under 13 Boys football league , St. Pats v Bray Emmets

Sunday 17th.June at 11-00am Senior Hurling League: St. Pats v Eire Og / Greystones

Monday 18th. June
7-00pm Under 13 boys football league v An Tochar

8-25pm Under 13 boys football league v Tinahely

Tuesday 19th. June
7-00pm Under 14 Girls Football league: St. Pats v Newtown

8-25pm  Div.3 adult football league: St. Pats v Newcastle

Wednesday 20th. June at 8pm Junior Hurling League: St. Pats v Barndarrig

Friday 22nd.June (DUNBUR PARK, both pitches) “GO GAMES” from 6-30pm to 8-30pm

Saturday 23rd. June (DUNBUR PARK, both pitches) 9-30am – 1.30pm Under 8’s and 10’s Girls football blitz Co-Ordinators are Mark Donohoe and Stephen Mc Nulty


Our development committee now have the Greenhill Road Playing Pitches Planning Application drawings on view for all members in the Clubhouse. Committee members will be available on Saturday mornings to discuss the application. All members are welcome to view the club’s future!


St Patrick’s GAA Club Memberships are now due and can be paid on Saturdays from 10.30am until 13.30pm in the Clubhouse Dunbur with the club tuck shop and Club Shop both open.
All members new and old welcome

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


Wicklow GAA Cúl Camps Coaching positions are still available. Coach Application form are available from Club Secretary Michael Murphy ( Applicants must be over 18 years and be Garda Vetted. Interested persons are asked to contact Garrett Doyle on 0834357460 if they have any queries. Thank you for your support with this. Garrett Doyle , Games Development Administrator Wicklow GAA 083 4357460


Kellogg’s GAA Cúl Camps in St. Patrick’s Wicklow Town.

Attendance is open to primary school children aged 6 years to 13 years.
Date: Monday 2nd July to Friday 6th July Time: 10am to 2.30pm Hurling, Camogie
Date: Monday 9th July to Friday 13th July Time: 10am – 2.30pm Football

Contact Garrett Doyle 083 435 7460              First Child: €60.00               Second Child: (€50.00), 3rd/4th (€40.00)

Kellogg’s GAA Cúl Camps provide boys and girls – between the ages of 6 and 13 – with an action-packed and fun-filled week of activity during the summer holidays which revolves around maximising enjoyment and sustaining participant involvement in Gaelic Games.

Activities are player-centred with a Games Based approach with a strong emphasis being placed on personal development and well-being
Activities are also organised in an age-appropriate manner with a view to:

Optimise learning, Enhance friendships, Improve physical & psychological Well-being, Promote school and club links


The camps are structured so that a different aspect of the game is worked on each day.

The programme involves coaching specific skills of the game and provide the opportunity for children to put into practice what they have learned through small sided games.

During the camp week, a “blitz” is organised to provide each child with an introduction to competitive games.

What To Bring: Packed Lunch + Drink, Hurley and Helmet for Hurling and Camogie, Mouthguard for Football, Suitable playing gear, tracksuit, shorts, runners, boots, Rain jacket and changes of gear on wet days

Sun cream and baseball hat, Towel and Water


Our “Little Warriors” will continue on Saturdays 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’s in Dunbur from 11-12. New players are welcome. Contact Tomás on 086 1933796 or Willie on 083 8570491.


Camogie continues in St. Pats for All Girls born in 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011 at St. Patrick’s GAA Club, Dunbur Road in the club hall on Thursday’s at 6-35pm to 7-45pm.

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



Ladies Gaelic Football continues on Saturday’s.

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
Well done to senior and intermediate ladies who helped out with junior training on Saturday morning Sarah Delahunt, Lucy Dunne, Sarah Evans and Amy Kavanagh

All new members welcome


Let us all get snapping! Can all managers start taking team photos in hurling, football, ladies football and camogie and send them via email to:


Big thank you to John Lalor for all the hard work he does with St Patrick’s Sports Prediction.

Update as follows:

Rugby – Champions Cup Final: Leinster, 2 pts – 264 correct predictions

Golf – The Players Championship: Other (Webb Simpson), 12 pts – 169 correct

FA Cup Final: Chelsea, 6 pts – 65 correct

Champions League Final: Other (Real Madrid), 12 pts – 123 correct

Cycling Giro D’Italia: Chris Froome, 2 pts – 104 correct

34 points were available for these and the top scorers with 32 points (4 out of 5 events correct) were Ian Flanagan, Cathal Watters, Daragh Fagan, David Caffrey, Ruairi Marron, Sorcha Doyle, Gavin Caffrey & Padraig Cahill

Overall Leader board

Ian Flanagan leads the way on 68 points (7 out of 8 predictions correct)

Sean Hollingsworth is 2nd on 64 pts (also 7 out of 8)

8 people are tied for 3rd on 62 pts: Anne Hollingsworth, Damien & Siobhan Marah, Joanne Kavanagh, Lucy Mooney, Patrick Gallagher, Peggy King, Philip O’Donovan & Shay Collins

There are also 5 entrants who have managed to get none of the 8 predictions correct so far, still 30 events to go so there is still time:

David Delahunt, Eabha Mooney, John McGarrigle, Leslie Armstrong & Patrick O’Keane

Click on the link to see the full leader board


Thank you to everyone who supports our Club Lotto

St Patrick’s Lotto Results 5th June 2018

Last Night’s Lotto Nos.:  1, 20, 23 and 25.  Bonus: 21.

No Match 5 Jackpot Winner of €10,000

No Match 4 Jackpot of €1,800.00

Two Match 3 Winners: Ann Jones c/o Billy O Rourke and Debbie Carey c/o Alan O Brien.

This Week’s Match 4 Jackpot €1,900.00.

Next Draw on Monday 11th June in The Clubhouse.


Thanks to the weekly Club Lotto Sellers who give up their time to help raise funds for the Club. It’s greatly appreciated.
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.
Now available online


Club Notes

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

If you have a story that you think the WicklowNews.Net readers and beyond should know about, we’d love for you to get in touch with us. Submit A Story

Related Stories

Hold on a second! Hear us out...

What if we delivered the news to you?

Sign up for our weekly WicklowNews.Net Newsletter below. It only takes 3 seconds.