Clara GAA notes 5th July 2010

by Peter Sheridan.
Clara GAA PRO.


“Sponsor a Sod”- Clara GAA club would like to invite all current and past members (and anyone with any connection to the club, no matter how tenuous!) to be part of the launch of the new official Clara GAA Club website and the ‘Sponsor a Sod’ campaign. As part of our fund raising campaign to complete the new Championship pitch in Kilcoursey members and friends of the club are invited to sponsor a sod on the new pitch. Sponsors will receive a piece of the virtual pitch on a special page on our new website with each “sod” being added piece by piece to the page. Each “sod” can be purchased for €20 from any committee member.


Weekly Lotto 3/07/10-There was no winner of the weekly club lotto jackpot. The winning numbers were 3-4-14-18. There were two match three winners who will each receive €50 and they were Annie May Bracken, Brian Cushen and Diane Hatley. Next weeks lotto takes place in Carey’s and the Jackpot is €3050. Thanks to all who support our lotto and thanks to all our ticket sellers.


U12 Football- Match report Clara Vs Rhode. Clara beat Rhone 2-09 to 0-9 in Clara on Wednesday 30th June, to record their second win in the U12 championship. Clara were leading at half time by three points and with the aid of a stiff breeze in the second half they were deserving winners. A second game was played between the panel members from both teams and Rhode won this game. Clara Panel: Ruari Cushen, Mark Newman, Daryl o Brien, Conor Egan, Callum Egan, Ciaran Doyle, David Fleming, Adam Owens, Ciaran Hartnet, Wesley Johnson, Josh Fleming, Josh Mc Cluskey, Seamus O’Brien (Capt) Sean Tierney, Andrew Fitzpatrick, Eoin Cowan, Thomas Dolan, Eoin Dunne, Sean Fleming, Ger Hackett, Conor Murray, Alex Roe, Ruari Dunne, Mark Doorley, Gary Kelly, Scott Weldon, Philip Keegan, Nathan Bracken, David Fasley.


Website-Clara GAA will be re-launching the “anclarach” website shortly. One of the new sections we are adding will be “Where’s the Black and Whites”. Take your holiday snaps wearing your Clara Jersey, whether you’re standing at the Grand Canyon, Sydney Opera House or in Salthill we would like to have your photo to add to this section. Please email your picture to and be one of the first!


Golf Classic-Get your team together for Clara Gaa Annual Golf Classic August bank holiday Monday in Esker Hills Golf Club. This year’s competition is a 3 ball stable ford the cost per team is €150 including meal. Tee times are available from 9am, contact M Sheridan 0876161588, Aaron Baggot 0872301858 or Brian Gavin. Any individuals or company’s who wish to support the event can sponsor a hole for €50.


Club Notes By Email-Anyone who wishes to recieve the club notes by email please send your email address to , you will be added to our email list and you should recieve them every Monday night.


U16F: Fri 9th July v St Broughan’s Away

U12F: Sat 10th July v Tullamore in Clara

U14H: Mon 12th July v Ball/Durrow in Clara

MinorF: Wed 14th July v Tullamore


U12F: Wed 30th July Clara (2-9) Rhode (0-9)

U16H: Fri 2nd July Clara (2-3) Na Fianna (1-7)

Comments are closed.