Killeedy Bord na nOg & club notes

December 12, 2017


History in the Making

On Saturday evening last at our Club AGM when our first female Chairperson Majella Scanlon was appointed. Majella has also served as our first female Secretary when she was appointed 2yrs ago.  New beginnings for our club, great to see our female club members stepping up to take on officer roles.

Majella gave this quote earlier in the week ." Thank you all very much for all the phonecalls, texts, FaceBook, Twitter, WhatsApp & Viber messages. All your support is greatly appreciated. A busy year ahead for all in Killeedy GAA Club but with such a strong team of officers and sub committees behind me together we will succeed in achieving all we set out to do. Best of luck to everyone both on and off the field in 2018."


The following positions were ratified :

Chairperson - Majella Scanlon

Treasurer - Declan O'Connor

Registrar - Cathal Mullane


The following positions will be ratified at the next club meeting.

Vice Chairman - David Hayes Jnr

PRO Team - Mike Begley, Jack O'Connor, Damien Mullaney & Patrick Dore

Health & Wellbeing - Cecilia Moloney & Aine Shanahan

Irish Officer - Orfhlaith Kelleher

Facilities Development Officers - Danny Cremin & Joe Kelleher

Coaching & Games Officer - Paudie Fitzmaurice


There is on position yet to be filled, Secretary of the Club, we would encourage anyone who wants to get involved to contact any of the officers above, guidance and encouragement will be given in abundance from Majella who will be more than willing to help the new person settle into their role.  She has all the systems set up and will pass all necessary information on, making the transition effortless.


Club Development Draw Roll Over

On Friday night last in The Village Inn Ashford the Roll Over Draw took place, 15 names went into the draw and the winner of the €1,000 prize was Sean & Sheila Kelly of Camas.  Congratulations to you both, enjoy your winnings over the Christmas.


Junior B All Ireland Hurling Series 2017/18

The Munster Semi-finals will take place in Raheenagh on Sun 7th of January.

Tubber of Clare V's Thurles Sarsfields of Tipperary at 1.00pm

Killavullen of Cork V's Bruff of Limerick at 3.00pm

Thank you very much to all the volunteers who have helped out so far this year in Killeedy and in Laois, we will be looking for your help again in the new year when we will have three days of double headers followed by the All Ireland Final in Feburary.


Club Hats

Can anyone who ordered in the 1st round of Club Hats please collect them from Majella please as she has started giving any uncollected ones to the people who ordered from the 2nd round.  The next lot of hats should be here before Christmas.


25 year Reunion of the 1992 County Intermediate Hurling Champions

A great night was had by the 1992 team in The Village Inn, Ashford on Friday last when they all gathered to relive that memorable year. They watched the Final again on DVD and enjoyed reminiscing about that great day. Each player and manager was presented with a plaque in memory of the occasion with a few facts and tales from the Mayor himself, Jim Mulcahy about each player.  The night continued with food provided by Geraldine & Tom of the Village Inn and of course no occasion in Killeedy is complete without some music & songs.

Picture 1 here.......and Word Doc as a photo, its give details of the team 25yrs ago


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