Reserve League Division One: The Reserve League semi-final against Castleblayney Faughs which had been scheduled to take place on Saturday has been moved to the following Saturday, the 29th of October. This is to facilitate a number of the ‘Blayney dual players who will be involved in Ulster Intermediate Hurling Championship action on October 23rd.
Congratulations: Well done to Darren Hughes on being chosen in the Ireland International Rules squad for the trip to Australia at the end of the month – a great honour for the player, club and county.
League Final: The club will host the Final of the Senior Football League Division One on Sunday, where Clontibret will take on the County Champions Latton. Throw-in at St. Mary’s Park is 3.30pm.
Complex booking: The Sports Complex is now available for any type of event, and the gym is available for any sporting activity. It is important that you book the complex in advance, or check that the facilities are available. Arthur King is our contact person to arrange booking of the facilities, and his mobile number is 086-8516944.
Goalkeeping Course: There will be a goalkeeping course running from the 22nd of October until February on every second Saturday Clontibret. U12s and U14s will be on at 11am to 12 noon, and it will be U15s up to Minor from 12:30pm to 1:30pm. For anyone interested, please contact John Meehan.
Foundation Course: Friday 21st October (7-10pm) & Saturday 22nd October (9-30am – 3pm). Venue: T.B.C. (To be confirmed)
Level 1 Children: Fri 21st, Sat 22nd October. Venue: T.B.C.
Anyone interested in these can contact John Meehan 087-9081867 or Paul O’Connor 086-8374827.
Bar Rota: Kevin Maguire and Niall McKenna
Club Shop: Kilmore shop is open on Wednesday nights from 6 to 7 pm.
Fit For All: A keep fit class for both ladies and men will take place in Tydavnet Community Centre every Monday and Thursday night at 8pm. The class includes a wide variety of different fitness techniques including circuits. The first class is free when you attend – give this a try and see how you can lose calories before Christmas – just 10 weeks to go!
Online: Our Scotstown GAA Twitter and Facebook accounts have been active for nearly a year now, with the Twitter in particular proving very popular. We lead the way compared to other clubs in the county with 228 Twitter followers. However we are a long way behind the likes of Cremartin and Inniskeen in the Facebook stakes – they have both around the 600 mark, while we have around 200. So show your support for your club and get clicking! You’ll find us at facebook.com/ScotstownGAA or on Twitter @ScotstownGAA
Senior League: Training continues every Tuesday and Saturday mornings. We are still waiting for our last league match against Aghabog to be fixed, so keep free the next few weekends.
Keep Free: Saturday the 29th of October, as the Ladies Club present Mr and Mrs (Part 2). This was an excellent night’s entertainment back in early June. We have some witty couples lined up in Pauric Connolly and his Fiancé Paula; Mary and Sean McQuaid; Niall Maguire and his partner Susan; newlyweds Declan and Donna McCarville and Mossy and Evelyn Boylan. So come along and enjoy the craic!