Monaghan recorded their second win in the O Dowd cup when they had another convincing win over Armagh, the final score line Monaghan 5-21 Armagh 1-3. Like in the previous game Monaghan tried out a number of new players and this blend of new faces along with our more experienced are impressing. This Sunday they take on Tyrone. Venue yet to be decided.
Line out against Armagh
Linda Martin,Ciara Mc Dermott, Christine Reilly, Aoife Mc Anespie, Nicola Fahy,Ciara Duffy, Isobel Kieran’s,Eileen Mc Kenna, Caoimhe Mohan, Niamh Kindlon, Anita Newell, Catriona Mc Connell,Roisin Mc Kenna, Amy Murray
Subs used Laura Boylan, Ciara Mc Anespie,Fiona Callan,Barbara Ward, Shauna Coyle
The club held its first delegates meeting of the year on Monday evening last. A number of positions were filled on the sub committees
Fixtures: Mary Foy, Owen Mc Nally, Seamus Mc Carville, Mary Grimes, Jim Kelly
Finance: Pauline Dempsey, Kitty Lennon, Johnny Kelly, Tommy Kierans, Dympna
Disciplinary: Pat Brannigan, Rose Gilsenan, John Gilsenan, Jim Shannon, Jason Andrew, Johnny Kelly
There are still a number of positions left on the above commmittees, so clubs are asked to forward any interested persons to Sharon Mc Meel, county secretary email@example.com
Don’t forget the annual awards night which takes place in Scotstown on Friday night Friday 24th February. Music by Rula Bula. Admission €15. Presentations will be made to U16 Ulster winning team and Senior Ulster winners and All Ireland runners up team. Awards will also be given to Players of the Year for U14, U16, Minor and Senior, and Div 1 Div 2 and Div 3 . There will also be an award for Most Improved club and Overall Club. Guests on the night will be the 1992 All Ireland winning Junior team.
1992 winning team : Ann Gavan, Catherine Finnegan, Mary Hamill, Seanine Mc Connell, Mairead Kelly, Aisling Smyth, Jenny Greenan, Linda Farrelly,Brenda Mc Anespie, Eileen Mc Elvaney, Orla Gartlan, Pauline Woods, Margaret Kierans, Mary O Callaghan, Michelle Murphy, Anita Finnegan, Brenda Macklin, Caroline Tierney, Bernie Beggan, Jennifer Treanor, Mairead Sheridan, Mary Rooney, Mary Foy
Management: Owen Mc Nally, Philip Kelly, Michael Morgan, Raymond Finnegan, Bernie Beggan
A number of courses are coming up soon. Level 1 coaching course on 25/2/2012 amd 31/3/2012. Anyone interested is asked to contact Rynagh Mc Nally by e mail on firstname.lastname@example.org
There is also a Grab Your Whistle level 1 course on Monday 27th February and a Grab your Whistle level 2 on Monday 9th April. Interested persons to contact Rynagh Mc Nally. E mail address above.
Now we will have a look at the final months of what was a very successful 2011.
Donaghmoyne open their Ulster club campaign with a 2-17 to 2-3 win over St Galls of Antrim
Monaghan Harps lose out to eventual All Ireland winners Lisnaskea in Intermediate 2-17 to 2-8
Inniskeen beat Donagh 1-10 to 2-4
Scotstown win the Div 2 U14 championship final beating O Neills in the final.
Eire Og win Div 4 championship final.
Aughnamullen win the Div 3 U12 final
Latton win the div 4 U12 final
Monaghan receive 10 All Star nominations : Grainne Mc Nally, Sharon Courtney, Christine Reilly, Aoife Mc Anespie, Amanda Casey, Cora Courtney, Therese Mc Nally, Catriona Mc Connell, Ciara Mc Anespie, Caoimhe Mohan
Donaghmoyne beat Scotstown to clinch the U16 Div 1 title
Doohamlet beat Carrickmacross to win the Development league final
Donaghamoyne overcome Clann Eireann 1-14 to 14 in the Ulster club semi final.
Inniskeen beat cloughaneeky 3-10 to 1-3 in junior semi final.
Donaghamoyne win their 6th Ulster title beating Glenfin from Donegal in the Ulster club final.
Inniskeen lose out to eventual All Ireland winners Sperrin Og in the Junior final.
Donaghmoyne lose out by a single point to Cornacon in the All Ireland club semi final 0-11 to 1-7
Monaghan pick up 4 All Stars ; Grainne Mc Nally, Sharon Courtney, Therese Mc Nally, Ciara Mc Anespie.
Ciara Mc Dermott Magharacloone wins the Ulster Young Player of the Year Award
Donaghmoyne beat Scotstown to win the Div 2 league title.
Donaghmoyne beat Emyvale by a single point to win Reserve league final
Therese Mc Nally wins the Ulster Writers Award
Donaghmoyne beat Emyvale by a point 0-10 to 1-6 to win the Div 1 final.
Truagh win the Div 1 minor final beating Donaghmoyne in the final
Emyvale win the Div 2 Minor final beating Latton in the final.
Monaghan ladies county board hold their AGM with the following elected onto the executive.
Chairperson Marie Brady
Vice Seamus Mc Carville
Secretary Sharon Mc Meel
Asst Sec Mary Grimes
Treasurer Pauline Dempsey
Asst Treasurer Tommy Kierans
PRO Brenda Mc Anespie
Asst PROS Mary Grimes Tommy Kierans
Registrar Rynagh mc Nally
Dev Officer Owen Mc Nally
Children’s Officer Alice Mc Mahon
Youth Officer Mary Connolly
Cultural Officer Mary Mc Eneaney
Integration Officer Rose Gilsenan
Delegates to Ulster Jim Shannon, Pat Brannigan
Delegates to Central Council Mary Foy Marie Brady
Sharon Courtney is named as Monaghan’s Senior County Player of the Year