Some exciting news to share with everyone this evening….
Young Emily Blackmore has been selected for the u13 FAI Centre of Excellence Squad.
This is a tremendous achievement for Emily who fully deserves her selection as she done extremely well in the Gaynor Cup this year and also excelled at the recent trials.
The fact Emily only turns 12 later this year makes her selection even more remarkable and she can look forward to very exciting times over the next few months and years hopefully. There is a very proud family in Polerone tonight and also a very proud club who are over the moon tonight for this hard working young girl. Absolutely mega Emily, well done young lady.
The club will be running a Last Man Standing competition, starting on Saturday August 17th.
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Last Man Standing
There will be a meeting for all 3rd division players tomorrow at 12 noon in Ashgrove. Anyone interested in playing for the coming season please come along.
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NOTICE – Our 300 Club Monthly Draw will take place Bank Holiday Sunday, August 4th in the Royal Oak at 8:30 p.m.
Due to a shortage of referees in the Waterford and District Junior League, the Lead Referee’s Assessor Joe Casey will hold a beginners course in either the first or second week of September.
If there are any ex players or anybody out there who would be interested in attending this course please contact any of the following,
Joe Casey at email@example.com
John Purcell at firstname.lastname@example.org
Paul O’Keeffe at email@example.com
The second anniversary of the turning of the sod on our new development in Suir Crescent falls on the 18th of July and huge progress has been made since that historical day two years ago.
Breaking news today from Kilkenny, the club are delighted to announce that we have been awarded €30,000 under the Capital Cultural Facilities Scheme in association with Kilkenny County Council. Great news to get on a Monday.
Our AGM is on tomorrow evening at 7.30 in the Parish Hall extension. All are welcome to attend and anybody interested in getting involved on or off the pitch please come along.
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Big well done to Emily Blackmore on her selection for the upcoming u13 FAI Centre of Excellence trials. Great achievement for this hard working young lady who is still u13 for the season coming and her performances at the recent u13 Gaynor Cup weekend have paid off with this selection.
The Sweep Bar, runners up of the pubs league. Captain Dean Purcell lifting the trophy and the chairman 😂 and The Region, winners of The Pubs League 2019.
The Reg 1 The Sweep 0
A super tight game was always on the cards and that was exactly what we got. Little room was given by either team and chances were very rare with Tomas Wall and Dean Purcell well on top in either goal. A scoreless first half would have had The Sweep in confident mood going into the second period but slowly The Reg got a foothold on the game and the game swung in their favour when Andrew Power opened the scoring and a red card was dished to a player from The Sweep in the space of a minute. Luke Duggan brushed a post with a header shortly after and this was as close as The Sweep got as Mick Cummins led a team to victory for the 3rd time in 4 years.
A tight game but there had to be a winner and a loser. Eoin Kiely and The Sweep will be back next year looking to dethrone Mick Cummins and his squad.