Blayney Hurling Club Notes
U6/U8 & U-10s
Training is at Concra Field all for young Hurlers on Wednesday evening’s
U- 6 ,U- 8 & U-10 at 6.15pm
U12’s played Clontibret last night (Wednesday) Match report to follow,Our next match is away to Cootehill on Monday evening.All players to meet at lidl at 6.15pm.
Our U16 hurlers are due to take a break from their Monaghan league for the holiday period over the next two weeks. Training continues in Concra at 8pm every Wednesday and we hope to get some challenge games during the break period. Players will get texts re upcoming games/training.
The seniors continued there winning ways when they beat Craodh Ruadh of Camlough in the Armagh league last Tuesday week on a scoreline of Blayney 4-11 Craodh Ruadh 1-10. Then on Thursday night they played Carrickmacross away in the last round of championship matches and after a tough and very competitive match they came away with a win on a scoreline of C’Blayney 2-21 Carrickmacorss 2-17 . This result leaves Blayney on top of the Hurling championship league table and they now play Monaghan Harps in the semi-final tonight in Clontibret with throw in at 7-45pm
Centra Fun Day
Castleblayney hurling club along with the Senior sponsors Mc Mahon’s Centra is hosting a family fun day on Friday 17-August . Events being organised on the day include the Centra Hurling Skill challenge. Bouncy Castles, Barbecue and other hurling skills games . The event is taking place in the Super-Valu car park so keep this date free.
Well done to the Monaghan county Senior and Minor footballers on winning the Ulster championship last weekend and a special mention to club member Stephen Marron who is part of the Minor management team.
The hurling club took part in the Muckno Mania Gathering parade last Friday . The club had on display a range of Jerseys which were worn by the club over the last 60 years and former captains of winning championship teams also walked alongside the float . These were Paddy Irwin – 1957, Frank Marron -1964 , Noel Mc Guigan- 1979, Mickey Byrne -1988, Pat Bolger -1992 , Ciaran Connolly-1998, Barry Reilly-2000 and David Connolly- 2009.
The Breakfast Morning last Sunday was a huge success and we would like to thank Pat and Patsy from the Iontas for there expert help on the day and everyone else who helped out on the day . We would also like to thank especially our sponsors Monaghan Co-Op, Avonmore, The Nest Box, Toal’s Fruit & Veg, Centra, A V Direct, Adrian Irwin,Shortt’s Butchers and Tesco,Gabriel Flanagan t/a CRC Provisions Ltd and To everyone who supported us on the day Thank you.
Brian Mc Guigan winning the come dine with me in the Festival.