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Cremartin Notes

April 17th, 2012

There was no winner of the Shalotto held in the Social Club on Sunday 15th April. Numbers Drawn were: 2-11-22-23. Lucky Dip Winners: Moire McEneaney, Corlealackagh, Rachel McNally, Drumgriston, Ann Marie Lacey, Annyalla, David Corr, Annyalla and Rose Lavelle, Drumgriston. The Jackpot stands at €7,000 and this weekend’s draw will take place in Atkinson’s Shamrock Bar 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 – Vincey Boyd and Gerry Carragher.

We got our first two points of the league last Sunday when we defeated Corduff in Cremartin on a scoreline of Cremartin 1-9 Corduff 0-11.  Team and  scores: Damien Lavelle, Fergal Mulligan, Patrick McGuigan, Liam Atkinson, Conor Mulligan, Declan Farrell, Jonathan McGuigan, Gary Boyd (0-1), Barry Carragher (0-2), Kevin Atkinson (0-1), Mark Magee(1-0), Niall Flanagan (0-1), Liam McVicar (0-1), Kevin Brennan (0-3) and Christopher Farrell.  Subs: Josh McWilliams for Fergal Mulligan

We were defeated by Doohamlet on Wednesday 11th April last on a scoreline of Cremartin 0-3 Doohamlet 1-8.  Team and scores: Damien Lavelle, Fergal Mulligan, Liam Atkinson, Patrick McGuigan, Conor Mulligan, Declan Farrell, Jonathan McGuigan, Gary Boyd (0-1), Niall Flanagan (0-1), Kevin Atkinson, Christopher Farrell, Paul McNally, Liam McVicar, Kevin Brennan (0-1), Barry Carragher.  Subs: Declan Mulligan, Eanna Atkinson, Cathal Atkinson and Michael Morgan.

Seniors: We are away to Sean McDermotts this Saturday 21st April at 7.00 p.m. followed by a home game on Wednesday 25th April next against Donaghmoyne at 7.30 p.m.
Minors: We are at home against Latton on Tuesday 24th April next at 7.15 p.m.                          .
U-16s: We are away to St. Patricks this evening, Thursday 26th April, at 7.00 p.m .
U-14s: We are away to Clones this Saturday 21st April at 1.15 p.m.

U-6’s, 8’s and 10’s Training on Friday evening at 6.30 – 7.30 p.m.  All children to be picked up inside the gate.  Bring a bottle of water with you.

U-16: The Management, Players and Supporters would like to wish Conor McNally a full recovery from a recent arm injury and are looking forward to seeing Matthew Atkinson back in action after a long term hand injury.
The U16’s had a very useful challenge on the 7th April last at home against Culloville in preparation for the league.  Thanks to Culloville for travelling.  We entertained Magheracloone last Thursday evening in a keenly contested league game and after a good hours football we came out on top 1-9 to 0-10.  Both teams missed a few chances.  The lads displayed courage, teamwork and skill against a good Magheracloone team.  Team and scores: James Lavelle, Kevin Tomany, Terry Kerr, Mark Brennan, Barry Kerr, Eanna Malone, Vidas Rikus, John Leonard, Ryan Farrelly, Kieran Hanley(C), Shane Carragher, Aidan Kerr and Kevin McVicar.  Subs: Philip McGuigan and Cathal Kerr.

U12’s Cremartin v Drumhowan – Saturday 14th April 2012
We lost to a strong Drumhowan team last Saturday.  Declan McNally, David McGuigan, Conor Brennan and Oisin Branigan impressed.

There will be a Club Meeting on Monday 23rd April next at 9.30 p.m.  Could all officers please attend.

Charity Zumba Class: Join our Monaghan Rose Contestants in a Zumba Class for Cystic Fibrosis Ireland tomorrow night Friday 20th April at 7.00 p.m. in Cremartin Hall.  Guaranteed to be lots of fun and you will be supporting a fantastic charity at the same time.

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

Baby Joy: Congratulations to Ciara and Alan Tarrant on the birth of their beautiful baby boy Jack.  Hope to see him in the Cremartin Jersey soon!

Wedding Bells: Congratulations to Therese Carroll and Wesley Lines who got married last weekend.  Wishing you many years of happiness together!

Thank You: A massive thank you to Gerard Mulligan for his excellent craftmanship on our new display cabinet which he kindly donated and which takes pride of place in our social centre after our very successful year last year.

Good Luck: To the Monaghan Minor team in the Ulster Minor league Semi Final this Saturday.

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
Club Gear can make an ideal gift/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.

The Club would like to sympathise with Eddie, Martin and Rosemary Carragher and the Carragher family on the recent death of Paddy Joe Carragher, Moneyvolan.
The Club would like to sympathise with Alan Mackie and the Mackie family on the recent death of Norman Mackie, Scotland.  Ar Dheis De Go Raibh A Anam.

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