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Truagh Notes

August 23rd, 2011

Cup Action: A busy week for Gaeil Triucha. We bowed out in the senior championship last Sunday. In better news, the U-12s had a convincing semi-final win to make the division 1 final on Saturday week. There was also joy for the U-16s who beat Emyvale to make the league 1 final against Scotstown. This final is to be played this Friday in Tyholland at 7pm. Support the boys.

Seniors: We exited the championship to Castleblayney in a tame 0-6 to 1-12 defeat last Sunday at Clontibret. Though we were level at 0-2 each after 10 minutes, we played second best for the remainder of the game, going in at the break 0-3 to 1-7 down. Both teams shared a further 4 points by the 45th minute, but by the end, ‘Blayney had ran out 9 point victors to bring another senior championship to a close with disappointment for us.  Our team and scorers were: Ian Treanor; Niall McQuillan, Niall Feely, Mike Treanor; Damien McRory, Barry Cuddy, Rory Treanor; Niall McMeel (0-1), Neil McRory (0-1); John Treanor, Daniel McKenna, Niall Coyle; Sean McKenna, Gary Feely (0-1), Mark Counihan (0-1). Subs used: Pauric Treanor for John Treanor (HT), Eoghan Kelly for Niall McQuillan (39mins), Daniel Finnegan for Sean McKenna (49mins), Gary Meehan (0-1f) for Gary Feely (53mins) & Brendan Treanor for Neil McRory (53mins). We were due to play Monaghan Harps last night, Wednesday. We then play away to Doohamlet on Sunday at 12.30pm.

Reserve Div. 1 (B’s): We play 3 away games in the next week. First, we are away to Magheracloone tonight, Thursday 25th August at 7.15pm. We then play away to Monaghan Harps on Wednesday 31st August at 7pm before travelling to Latton on Friday 2nd September for a 7pm throw in.

Reserve Div. 3 (C’s): Our lost to Emyvale last Friday. We have only 1 game remaining in this competition, which is away to Aughnamullen in September.

Minors: We were due to play Castleblayney in the championship last Tuesday evening. We follow this with the last game in the league series with a home game against Clontibret on Monday 29th August at 7pm.

Lotto Jackpot now €1,600: There was no winner of last week’s jackpot. The numbers were: 4, 14, 17, 19. There were 5 match 3 winners each winning €40: Margo Loughran, Gerry McCaughey, Genie Treanor, Tony+Fiona McConnell (Yearly Ticket) & Ursula McKenna (YT). Next week’s jackpot is €1,600. Next weeks check team: Anna Rose’s team.

Strictly Come Dancing: Comes to Truagh this autumn. Keep free Friday 28th October for the final.

O-35 Tournament: Starting shortly, if not this week. Updates on twitter.

Club Shop: The club shop will is now open each Tuesday between 6.30pm-7.30pm and every Thursday and Friday evening between 7-8pm.

U-6s: Coaching for 4, 5 & 6 year old boys and girls switches to Thursday evenings along with the U-8s between 7-8pm. All welcome.

U-8s & U-10s: Our u8s held their own co go games blitz last Saturday in St. Mellans. Well done to all involved. Training continues for u8s & u-10s every Thursday in St. Mellans 7-8pm.

U-12s: Well done to our u12s a1 team who beat Killanny in the division 1 cup semi final on a score of 8-11 to 6-6. The final is fixed for Saturday 3rd of September. Time and venue to be confirmed. Our u12s a2 team play Emerald Sarsfields in the division 6 semi final on Saturday 27th August at 12pm in Blackhill. Bus leaves St. Mellans at 10.30am. Training continues as per management.

U-14s: next game is at home on Saturday 10th of September to Magheracloone at 12pm. Training continues as per management.

U-16s: beat Emyvale in the semi final to reach the final last week. We now play Scotstown in the division 1 league final on Friday 26th of august in Tyholland at 7pm. All support for the lads would be appreciated.


Seniors: Training continues tomorrow at 7.30pm and on Monday at 7.30pm.    Our next game is on the 9th of September when we take on Inniskeen in the final round of the league.

Juveniles: Juvenile training on Saturday at 11am. New players are very welcome.

Ladies Football:

U-12’s: Play Carrickmacross in the final of this competition. Date, time and venue yet to be confirmed .

U-14’s: Training continues as per managment

U-16’s: Played Donaghmoyne in the semi final of this competition last Tuesday. Results next week.

Minors: Our first game of the league takes place tonight, Thursday 25th August, at home to Donaghmoyne.

Senior A’s: Play Emyvale A in St Mellans on Friday 9th Sept at 7pm..

Senior B’s: Training continues as per management.

Reserves: beat Maghercloone last Wednesday. We played Donaghmoyne last night away. Results next week.

Peader Mc Geough Memorial Blitz: Another date will be fixed and all clubs will be notified.

Well Done: To Maggie, Tasha, Caoimhe, Eileen and the Monaghan seniors last Saturday on their win against Meath in the All-Ireland quarter final. All Ireland semi final takes place in Birr on Saturday 3rd September. Note that date in your diary and make the journey to support the girls.

A decade of sport 2000-2010: On Saturday night last we launched a book composed by our very own Margaret Treanor. Inside this you will find match reports, team line outs, pictures and all the momentous moments over the last 10 years. This is available from any of our committee members at €10.


Seniors: No game this week. Training continues as normal.

Play Clontibret in the semi final next Tuesday in St.Mellans. Throw in 7pm.

Were defeated in the semi final on Monday evening by a stronger Inniskeen team. Training continues on Monday and Wednesday evenings at 6.30pm.

Under 8 & 10s: Training on Monday and Wednesday evenings at 6.30pm. Anyone interested in trying out or starting hurling are welcome to attend.


Juvenile Coaching: We hope to start our juvenile coaching in September shortly. We would advise  all players, old and new, to get back into the alley for some early practicing. We will also have a short meeting of all the coaches involved in last years coaching and hoping to recruit new coaches in order to help facilitate sessions. We would encourage parents who want to take part in the coaching of the j

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