St.Malachys Club Notes

March 11, 2019

Lotto
4,10,13 and 24 are the winning numbers of this week. There was no jackpot winner. Mick
Neary had three numbers. Promotor prize went to Michael Garvin and next week’s jackpot
is €3,700.
Division 3
On Saturday last, we played Athlone in Castletown. From the throw-in we kept ourselves in
front with Morgan Gavigan opening the scoring in the first minute of the game. Scores were
slow coming from both sides for the majority of the first half, however, David Lynch
managed to find the net 10 minutes in, leaving us comfortably in front going forward. At
half time it was 1-7 to 4 points in favour of us and keeping this lead was crucial for 2 points
on the league table. Jack Gallagher and Eamon Og Clarke took to the field for the second
half replacing Stephen Clarke and Conor Lynch. We started the second half strong, however
Athlone came back into the game until Dean McDermott put four over in a row, allowing us
some breathing space on the score line. The game finished 1-16 for Malachys and 1-10 for
Athlone giving us two points for the league table!
Team: J.Clarke, S.Fagan, C.Kane, E.Quinn, S.Clarke, L.Varley, C.Glennon(0-02), D.Lynch(1-02),
S.Carey, M.Gavigan (0-03), A.Mangan (0-02), C.Lynch, E.Kiernan, D.McDermott (0-04),
N.Kirby (0-02). Subs used: E.OgClarke, J.Gallagher, D.Clarke, A.Corbett (0-01) and F.O’Brien.

Big Breakfast
Only a few days left until our BIG BREAKFAST in the hall in Castletown. There will be lots
happening on the day. We have an art competition that has been run in the local schools, a
cake sale and of course a Full Irish Breakfast for €6! We will be serving from 9.30am until
12.30pm. Make sure to pop in and take a look at the fantastic art work and cake sale which
we will have. This is our major fundraising event for the year and so we looking forward to
meeting the whole community on Sunday morning.
Book Launch
Work is in progress to launch a book which will include all aspects from the GAA in our
village from Football, Hurling, Camogie and Scor. If anyone has any old match reports or
pictures they would be most appreciated and will be returned once scanned, please contact
Pat Garvin at 0868093979 for any queries.
Membership
Please ensure your membership is paid. €20 for adults and €10 for students. This covers
walking track membership which is essential in order to use the track. Please contact John
Cassidy or any committee member to pay yours.
Condolences
The club extends their deepest sympathies to the Mann family, Station Road, Castletown on
the death of Mary Mahon. To the Joyce family, Dysart and Adamstown on the death of John
Joyce last week. Also to the Dunne and Kerroum family Mullingar on the death of Joan

Dunne during the week. Joan’s grandson Adam was a former player of ours and we extend
our sympathies to them all at this time.



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