North Junior B Hurling League
Well done to our Junior Bs who recorded a 3 point win over Borrisokane in Round 2 of the Junior B league on Friday evening last. The final score was 3 – 11 to 2 – 11 with the Nenagh goals coming from Aodhán O’Connor (2) and Christopher Ryan, all in the first half.
We now play Kiladangan in the final group game on Sat evening next at 7pm in Puckane.
Co Senior Hurling League
Our seniors finished their Co League campaign on Sunday last with a 3 – 21 to 14 point win over Kilruane MacDonaghs. Conor Ryan scored the first goal on 20 mins with Conor Hennessy and Philip Hickey scoring the other two in the second half.
With the league now complete, attention turns to preparation for the North and County Championships.
There was no winner of this week’s lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 1, 11, 13 & 22
The 3 X €50 lucky dip winners this week are:
- Willie Haverty, c/o Rohans
- Annette McCarthy, Hawthorns
- Ciaran Cuddy, Castletown
Congrats to our winners.
Next week’s lotto Jackpot will be €7,000 and the draw will take place on Monday 22nd May.
As the lotto continues into 2023, we thank everyone for continuing to support our lotto. If you have not yet joined the lotto or if your ticket has recently expired (check recent emails from Clubforce to check status of your ticket), please consider signing up again – it is our main fundraiser and contributes enormously to the day to day running of the club.
THE 44 BAR
So look out for our new lotto boxes in these places where you can buy your lotto tickets each week and they will be included in the next lotto draw.
Scrap Metal Collection Fundraiser
Nenagh Éire Óg will be holding a Scrap Metal Collection in July – dates and times for drop off are outlined below. This gives plenty of time to organise any scrap metal that you have and drop it to us in July.
Contact Shane at 087 637 3830 for any queries on this.
Please note that those who availed of our membership offers last year, your payment/membership details will now be updated on Foireann. Any queries on membership please contact Enda Long at 087 221 3954.
Cancer Fund for Children Ireland
The 2023 Éire Ógres, proudly sponsored by EBS Nenagh New Mortgages Nenagh, resumed on Saturday morning last. The sun beamed down on the newest Éire Óg stars as we had a morning full of fun and games on the club astro.
We are very excited to see everyone again on May 20th at 10am for our final morning of the Ógres camp which will include presentation of t-shirts by club senior stars.
Nenagh Éire Óg Gaelic Games Youth Academy
The 2023 Nenagh Éire Óg Gaelic Games Youth Academy proudly sponsored by Albany Home Decor Nenagh & A Sportsmans Dream is underway and welcoming new boys to join in and give hurling and football a try. Contact club social media with any queries.
Cúl Camp for this summer is now taking enrolments, go to https://www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie/booking to secure a place for your child.
Training continues at 10 am on Saturday mornings at the club grounds. All new boys are very welcome to come along and give it a try, contact Erica on 086 8774496.
Under 9 boys played their first hurling blitz of the year against the Silvermines in Dolla on Monday evening last. Both teams showed off their excellent skill level and it’s great to see the improvement in the boys in such a short period. Thanks to Silvermines for hosting. We played Burgess in a hurling blitz on Monday evening and travel to Roscrea on Friday evening for a Go Games blitz. Training continues at 10 to 11.15 on Saturday mornings on the outside field. Mid-week training is on Tuesdays from 6pm to 7.15 for football and hurling. We love to see new faces coming along, boys born in 2014/15 are very welcome to come and give it a try, contact Alan on 087 7518789.
Tuesday evening training for hurling at 6pm followed by football at 6.45. We will also have hurling training on Friday at 6pm. All new boys are very welcome to come along and give it a try, contact Cathal on 086 0806460.
U13A football team were beaten in the county semi-final last week despite a very dogged effort from our boys. Attention now turns to hurling with training on Tuesday and Friday (unless there is a match). New players always welcome, contact Niall on 087 408 6439.
Nenagh Eire Og U13A group who were defeated in the Co Semi Final by Boherlahan last week.
Hurling training this week is on Tuesday at 6:15, Thursday at 6:30 & Saturday at 3:00.
Under 17 boys were beaten in the county league by Kilruane last Monday evening. A late Kilruane surge put a lot of daylight between the teams.
Last weekend the squad went to Galway for a challenge game v Castlegar followed by a team building day. We played a very enjoyable challenge match against Castlegar which resulted in a high scoring result of 5-17 to 2-19 in favour of Nenagh. The game was followed by a few hours in the Pure Skill centre.
Next match is against Gortnahoe on this Wednesday night at 7pm in MacDonagh Park, Nenagh.
Nenagh Éire Óg and Castlegar U17s last Sunday
Congratulations to Jake Houlihan, Billy O’Brien and Caylum Fogarty who all made Tipperary U16 Hurling panels in 2023. Everyone in Nenagh Éire Óg are immensely proud of the boys, the dedication and hard work they put in is a credit to them.
We wish the 3 boys all the very best as they start their All Ireland Campaigns over the coming weeks.
Training continues on Monday and Thursday.
Our first team play Shannon Rovers in the championship play-off on Tuesday evening. Training will continue Monday and Thursday at 7pm.
The Coaches want to thank all the girls for the huge effort they have put in so far this year. Moving from division C to B is hard enough, but to reach a final at the first attempt is a great achievement.