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Cremartin Notes

March 27th, 2012

Tuesday, March 27, 2012 11:52 AM

There was no winner of the Shalotto held in Atkinson’s Shamrock Bar on Sunday 25th March. Numbers Drawn were: 2-13-14-22. Lucky Dip Winners: Mary Corr, Annyalla, Patrick Carroll, Annyalla, Martin Kerr, Cashel, Pat Murray, Mullaghduff and Carmel Duffy, Annyalla. The Jackpot stands at €7,000 and this weekend’s draw will take place in the Social Club on Sunday evening next. You may join the Annual Shalotto Scheme by contacting any member of the Club Committee.
PLEASE NOTE: ALL Shalotto tickets must be handed in by 9.30 p.m. every Sunday evening to ensure that they go into the draw.
Lotto Rota: This Sunday – Brendan McNally and Maurice Branigan.

In compliance with direction from Croke Park Cremartin Shamrocks GAA Club requests membership fees are paid by 31st of March 2012. We are kindly requesting that all new and existing club members acknowledge this deadline. It is imperative that all football players update their membership before the beginning of the season. Fees are Adults – €30, Juveniles – €15, Students – €15 and for a family (family = two adults and any children under 18) – €60.
Following a motion passed at the Convention 2012 – Please note that no tickets will be ordered for non members for any games this year so it of the upmost importance that membership is paid in time.

Reserves: We are at home against Corduff on Sunday 1st April 2012 at 2.00 p.m.
U-12s: We are away to Toome this Saturday 31st March at 12.00 noon.

Our Juvenile season got started this week with no less than three of our underage teams in action.
The U13 blitz kicked off the season last Thursday in Cloghan with our U13 performing very well in their group.  Our group consisted of teams such as Blayney Faughs, Ballybay, Tyholland and Cremartin.  Thanks to the players and management on the night.
Team:- Cailean Gorman, Jordan Carville, Ryan Brannigan, Stephen McNally, Cailean Carragher, Shane Mulligan, Jack Branigan, Jack Carragher, Oisin Brannigan and Paul McGuigan.

Community Games U-10
In the first game of the competition played on Saturday morning last against Aughnamullen despite being two points down at half time, a great second half performance saw them running out convincing winners on a scoreline of 4-03 to 0-04.
Team:- James McVicar, Dylan Duffy, Dylan Kerr, Eddie Coleman, Darragh Brennan, Conor Eccles, Cian McKenna, Conor Brennan, Mark Fitzpatrick, Russell Caraher, Ciaran Markey, Oisin Branigan, Aoran Carey, Barry John Grimley, Stephen Mooney.  Subs: Shane McBennett, Conor Cumiskey, Louis Brady, Caolan Keenan.

U12’s Cremartin v Killanny – Saturday 24th March 2012
A game of two halves, Cremartin strongest in the first – Killanny in the second, saw Killanny win the first game of 2012 by 9 scores to 12 scores.  Picking from a large panel of players our Management Team of Frankie Branigan and Stephen McQuillan made sure that all 23 players played a part in the game.
Team:- Niamh Kerr, Sarah McCague, Mark Brennan, David McGuigan, Jack Carragher, Jack Branigan, Jack Maddan, Ryan Brannigan, Declan McNally, Ben Carville, Mickie Carville, Leagh Brennan, Jack Drumm, Logan McQuillan, Jonathan Coplin, Conor Brennan, Michael Cannon, Clodagh Lacey, Conor Carragher, Eanna Sherry, Megan Lavelle, Aoife Flanagan, Orla Grimley.

Refresher evening tonight Thurs 29th March in Cremartin.
Anyone who has trained please call in any time between 7.30pm and 9.00pm to refresh. It will only take 15 minutes.

Shamrock Fun Run/Walk
Keep Free Saturday 14th April for our Shamrock Fun Run/Walk.  This promises to be a great family day out!  Run, jog or walk – the choice is yours!! Fancy Dress is optional but always fun.  More details soon!

Well done to the Monaghan Senior and Minor Hurling teams who have both qualified for their respective league finals.

Gaeltacht Scholarships
Interviews for Gaeltacht Scholarships will take place in the Enterprise Centre, Castleblayney on Saturday 21st April beginning at 10am.  These are half scholarships and are available for students in the 14 to 17 age bracket.  There is no need to book in advance, if you need further information email

Easter Camp
3 Day Easter Camp in Ballybay / Scotstown / Donaghmoyne, on 10th/11th/12th April from 10:30am to 2:30pm. Cost 40euro for 1st child and 35euro for additional children from same familly. Targeting boys & girls aged 5 to 10 (if older children want to attend please contact Paul O’Connor). For further information contact Paul O’Connor @ or at 0868374827 or on the county website;

Annyalla N.S. presents “April Fools Mock Wedding”.
You are cordially invited to attend the Mock Wedding of Ciaran Prunty and Dr. Mary Flanagan tomorrow night Friday 30th March at 8.00 p.m. Ceremony and Reception in Cremartin Hall. Music, Food and Raffle – All money raised for Annyalla N.S. Admission €12.50 Adults and Children. Parental Guidance necessary – All children must be accompanied by an adult! Tickets are available from Annyalla N.S., Michael McGuigan-Cremartin Club or by contacting Maura Branigan 047 80466 or 087 2109138.

Gym Equipment
The Club is looking for anyone who has spare gym equipment to donate or sell. Contact Club Chairperson Brendan McNally on 0876886282 for more details.

Club Gear
Orders are now being taken for our new Cremartin Coat. Some sizes in stock at present. Anyone interested in any Club Gear please contact Anne Branigan on 086 3169102.

Astro Turf Pitch
Anyone wishing to book the Astro Pitch can do so by contacting Gerry Carragher on 087 2921926. Also available for parties.

Please Note:-
Anyone wishing to keep updated with fixtures, results or club events can do so by emailing

Notes for Publication
Please be aware that Club Notes have to be submitted by 9.00 p.m. on Monday evening. Please contact Dairine McBennett on 086 3362049.

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