Minor Notes August 18th 2013

posted Aug 19, 2013, 8:32 AM by Richard Canny   [ updated Aug 19, 2013, 8:32 AM by Naomh Brid ]
                                        The first of the Croke Park tours, involving our underage teams, takes place this                                                                                                 Saturday, August 24th, with the U-8 squad and their mentors.

U-16s: The Derek Duggan Travel sponsored U-16s are scheduled to play in the championship semi-final on Tuesday, August 27th next. They await the winners of Roscommon Gaels v Kilmore/Shannon Gaels. The league game against Clann na nGael has been refixed for this Friday, August 23rd, at 7 pm in Kiltoom.

U-14s: The D & M O'Grady Builders sponsored U-14 team were originally scheduled to play Roscommon Gaels in the championship semi-final on Thursday next, August 22nd. The semi-final date has now been changed to Tuesday, August 27th at 6.45pm. Venue to be confirmed.

U-12s: The summer league for the Millmount Maintenance Services sponsored U-12s will recommence, week ending Friday 30th and/or Saturday 31st August.

U-10s: The Sheraton Hotel sponsored U-10s will face Athlone in Athlone in the next round of the Clann na nGael tournament this Wednesday, August 21st at 6.30pm. The next round will be against Padraig Pearses the following Monday, August 26th at 7 pm in Kiltoom. A coaching camp will take place next Saturday, August 24th, from 10-1pm. Players will be notified of full details in due course.

U-8s: The U-8s and their coaches will be visiting Croke Park this Saturday, August 24th for an official tour of the stadium.

Croke Park Visits: A series of Croke Park tours are being organised for all underage squads. The trips will be subsidised by the club and will consist of a tour of the stadium and museum (which includes a St Brigid’s section) followed by a meal. The U-8s and U-10s have been booked in for tours on August 24th and the 31st respectively while the U-12s will be visiting the Croke Park museum before attending the Roscommon minor semi-final game, along with the U-14s and U-16s, on September 1st. Parents will be notified of full details in due course.