St. Patrick’s club notes week August 13th

St. Patrick’s GAA Club Summer camp will be held on August 21st22nd and 23rd August from 10-1pm daily. Cost €35.00 boys and girls age 4-10, each child will receive an O’Neills Gaelic Football and Medal.

Bring a drink, snack, runners for hall and gum shields are compulsory. We are very fortunate to have three coaches this year with a vast amount of experience between the three; Rebecca Hollingsworth senior ladies player for the last number of years, Padge McWalter current senior player with large amounts of coaching skills and Paul Earls senior player comes with a wealth of knowledge and experience this is going to be Fun camp while learning the artful skill of Gaelic football

Contact; Rebecca on 086 3351806 or Email:

Congratulations to all involved with the Senior Footballers who had another win in the Renault Football Senior Championship in Aughrim on Sunday. Having lead at Half time by 0-06 St Pats 0-10 Newtown 0-04. In the second half playing into the town end the lads converted their goal chances for a deserved victory with the full time score St. Pats 3-19 Newtown 0-11. With three wins from three games St Pats sit on top of Group 1.

Team: Ian Murphy, Padraig Higgins, Shane Murley, Wayne Doyle, Simon Bouchier, Conor Ffrench, John Crowe, Dean Healy, Shane Doyle, Ciaran Doyle, Paul O’Brien, Ciaran McGettigan, Jordan Petticrew, Stephen Duffy, Tommy Kelly

Scorers: Tommy Kelly 1-05, Dean Healy 1-03, Paul Earls 1-01, Stephen Duffy 0-03(2f), Jordan Petticrew 0-02, Ciaran McGettigan 0-01, Paul O’Brien 0-01, Padge McWalter 0-01, Conor Ffrench 0-01, Ruairi Marron 0-01.

Substitutes: Colm Byrne, Chris Kavanagh, Hugh Humby, Jack Dunne (2nd half for Ciaran Doyle), James Kavanagh, Padge McWalter (half time for Ciaran McGettigan), Patrick O’Keane (2nd half for Shane Doyle), Paul Earls (2nd half for Paul O’Brien), Ronan Murray (2nd half for Stephen Duffy), Ruairi Marron (2nd half for Tommy Kelly), Aidan Dunne

Hard luck to our Senior Hurlers who took on Glenealy in the Dacia Senior Hurling Championship at Aughrim last Tuesday with the full time score: Glenealy 2-14 St Patrick’s 0-11
All in St. Patrick’s wish T J Kehoe a speedy recovery to full health and hope to see him back on field in no length.

On Saturday in Dunbur we welcomed the U8 and U10 Camogie players from Avoca and Arklow Rocks. A great display of camogie was given by all involved. Congratulations to all involved in the smooth running of the blitz. Thank you to the players, Parents and Mentors from Avoca and Arklow for participating. To our own players, Parents and Mentors Well done

Well Done to St. Pats U13 football team for a great win against An Tochar away on Friday evening in the Div 1 league with the full time score An Tóchar 3-02 St Patrick’s 7-06. Some very good passages of play with plenty to work on in training over the coming weeks. Congratulations to all involved.

On Monday evening we welcomed table toppers Blessington to Dunbur. In the first half after a slow start we recovered well to have the bare minimum separating the sides at half time: St. Patrick’s 2-02 Blessington 1-06. The second half saw nice football played by both sides with pace with Blessington just edging the result which could have went either way with the full time score: St Patrick’s 2-07 Blessington 2-08
Team: Pat Sammon, Mark Evans, Cian Kelly, Caolann Mooney, Niall Delahunt, Ken O’Grady, Frankie Reynolds, Scott Sheridan, Callum Kelly, Aaron Byrne, Cian O’Brien, Cathal O’Briain, Ciaran Byrne, Jack Fox, Marc O’Brien

SUBS: Craig Anderson, Padraig Cahill, Mark Whelan
SCORERS: Jack Fox 1-02(1F), Scott Sheridan 1-00 , Cian O’Brien 0-02, Mark Whelan, Marc O’Brien, Cathal O’Briain 0-01each

Best of luck to the County girls on Bank Holiday Monday when they take on Sligo in Limerick especially our own Niamh McGettigan, Rose Fagan, Saoirse O’Reilly, Mick Kavanagh and a special mention to our own Shay Dunne who helps out too. The game will be televised on TG4

Congratulations to all involved with Wicklow Regatta for wonderful entertainment and a packed program of events. Congratulations to our neighbours Wicklow Golf  Club on winning the Singing pubs 2018. Congratulations to our club sponsors Fitzpatrick’s who received Adjudicators awards for Outstanding Performance Fitzpatrick’s-Katy & Reece “Zombie”, Best Bar Act and Best Band Act; Quest For Ted, and Whistlers who received Best MC; our own Senior player Collie Byrne. Well done to U17 footballer Padraig Cahill for his performance of “Riptide” which earned him an Adjudicators awards for Outstanding Performance in Wicklow Golf Club

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.

U14’s Coach Liam Keogh 0862120100

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

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:

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:

Tuesday, August 7 Dacia Senior Hurling Championship At Aughrim: St. Patricks v Carnew 7:30pm

Wednesday, August 8 Intermediate Hurling Championship At Rathnew: Kilcoole v St. Patricks 7:30pm

Friday August 10th, Senior LGFA Championship St Patrick’s v Clara in Laragh 7.45pm

Sunday August 12th, Intermediate LGFA Championship St Patrick’s v St Nicks in Dunlavin at 11am

Thank you to all our local businesses who have sponsored signs for the pitch, we still have free slots if you’re interested in promoting your business, please pm the page or contact the club treasurer #keepitlocal

Burkes Hardware BNGlandfill, Flannerys funeral home, Mizzoni’s Wicklow, Burke Oil, Sinnott Autos Ltd, Campus Oil, O’Neills Sportswear, Dooley Poynton Auctioneers, Wicklow Tyre Services Ltd,  Smiths Of Wicklow, McCrea funeral home, Avenger Alarms Ltd, Gallagher’s SuperValu Wicklow, Wicklow Print Solutions

Thanks to everyone who supported the ‘Lucky First Goal’ scratch card fundraiser organised by our Senior Footballers. The time of the first goal scored in the World Cup final was timed at 17 minutes 54 seconds. The holder of the scratch card that has this time on it needs to contact the club and present the scratch card to claim the prize of €500. Contact can be made by text to 087 6214903 or by email to or The holder of the winning scratch card has until 15 August 2018to claim their prize.

St. Patrick’s GAA Sports Prediction Fundraiser results to date:
Golf – The Open: Other (Francisco Molinari), 12 pts – 204 correct

Cycling – Tour de France: Other (Geraint Thomas), 12 pts – 141 correct

Darts – World Matchplay: Gary Anderson, 6 pts – 69 correct

30 points were available for the 3 events and 17 people predicted all 3 correctly: Philip McGettigan, Pat Barrett, Billy O’Rourke, Dave Callaghan, Lucy Mooney, Tania Wynne, Ciara Walsh, Lucy Mooney, Erica Byrne, Sophia Kavanagh, Muriel McSorley, Michaela & Joe Dickenson, Robert Delahunt, Sharon Durkan, Sean Haslam, Hannah Pearse & Garry Deehan

Overall Leader board

1st – Philip McGettigan – 142 pts

T-2nd – Cathy Healy – 138 pts

T-2nd – Pat Barrett (2017 winner) – 138 pts

The full leader board is available by clicking on the link:

Next Events

Golf – USPGA Championship[ (12th Aug) Jordan Speith, 2 pts – 48, Dustin Johnson, 4 pts – 48, Rory McIlroy, 6 pts – 66, Hideki Matsuyama, 8 pts – 6, Other, 12 pts – 206

GAA – All Ireland Hurling Final (19th Aug) Galway, 2 pts – 79, Other, 12 pts – 28

St Patricks GAA Club Fundraiser first Draw took place in Whistler’s. The First Draw Results are as follows:

1st – €1,000 – Nicholson Family, 2nd – €700 – Eugene Dooley, 3rd – €400 – Paul Earls, 4th – €200 – Paul & Catherine O’Brien, 5th – €100 – Jason Watson, 6th – €50 – Egan Barron Family, 7th – €50 – Fox Family

Thank you to all who supported our Club Fundraiser.

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

Thank you to everyone who supports our Club Lotto

St Patrick’s Lotto Results 30th July 2018

Last Night’s Lotto Nos.: 3, 5, 16 and 20. Bonus: 30.

No Match 5 Jackpot Winner of €10,000

One Winner Match 4 Jackpot of €2,600.00 – Catherine + Ria” c/o Catherine Clarke

Four Match 3 Winner: Frank Earls, Colm Finnegan c/o A. O’Brien, Peter + Mary Duffy c/o A. O’Brien and “B.+F.” c/o B. Barry.

This Week’s Match 4 Jackpot €1,500.00.

Next Draw on Tuesday 7th July in The Clubhouse due to Bank Holiday Monday.

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:

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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