Pomeroy Plunketts

THE winning lotto numbers on Monday 26th September were; 1, 5, 14, 15 and 27. Congratulations to Siobhan McCormick who matched 4 numbers and wins the snowball of £250. Snowball back to £100. Next lotto draw on Monday 3rd October, in Nugent’s Bar. Lotto jackpot remains at £20,000. Remember if you’re not in you can’t win!

Pomeroy Plunketts along with St Mary’s PS are running a charity clothes drive. So please bring all your unwanted clothing to the grounds at Plunkett Park on any of the following dates and times.

Saturday 1st October 10am – 1pm, Saturday 8th October 10am – 1pm.

Our final night of Come Dine With Me will be taking place on Saturday 8 October. So if you’d like to have a nights craic with your friends and at the same time raise some funds for the club, contact Maeve or Edel and let them know that you wish to join the fun. Remember that this is a club fundraiser with all proceeds going to Pomeroy GAC.

Hard luck to our Minor boys who lost out by just 2 points in the League final last Friday evening against Naomh Mhuire. Well done to the boys and to their managers on a very successful season.

Team; Anthony McKenna, Ryan Begley, Sean Quinn (Captain), Colm McGuone, Pearse Quinn, Brendan Burns, Mickey Mills, Kieran McGeary, John Loughran, Aidan Armstrong, Francis Burns, Eddie Corcoran, James Quinn, Gavin Goodfellow, Damien Woods, Pauric Cunningham, Hugh Corr, Eoghan McDonald, David Gray, Brian McGeary, Declan McGeary and Ryan Loughran. Managers; Brendan Fullen, Kevin McKenna and Enda Kilpatrick.

The Semi-Final of the U16 Championship is this Saturday 1st October in Donaghmore at 12.30, against Galbally. Come out and support the boys.

The annual Jackie Lambe tournament will take place this Saturday 1st October for U8’s.

And for the U10’s, the Pearse Kennedy tournament will take place on Saturday 8th. Both will be kicking off at 10.30. All available help appreciated.

The handball season starts again this incoming week for all our youth;

Monday -7.30pm - U13 Boys , Tuesday - 7.30pm - U15 Boys , Wednesday – 7.30pm- 12+ Girls , Thursday – 7.30pm - U14 Boys , Saturday – 3-4pm - U10 Boys and Girls

Saturday – 4.15-5.15pm – U12 Boys and Girls

As always help is needed with supervising all age groups. Please contact Bing Kennedy on 07956902968 or Lorraine Girvan on 07889205048 for more information.

The heart screening will be taking place on Saturday 29th October, in the Pavillion. For anyone aged between 14 and 40, this is £35 a head. If you would like more information or would like to book a place contact Maeve Nugent on 87758237 or 07775635391.

A word of thanks to everyone who helped out on Saturday at the double header and as always we wouldn’t be able to host these games without the help from our club members.

The club shop will continue to open by request by contacting Maeve Nugent on 87758237 or 07775635391 and will be open at all upcoming senior games. For more details and quality images of some of our kit check out the merchandise section of the club website.

Anyone wishing to include a notice in the club notes please contact Lorraine Girvan on 87759084 or 07889205048 or email lorrgirv@btinternet.com before 9pm on Sunday evening.

Remember you can keep up to date with everything that is going on within the Plunketts on our website; www.theplunkettsgac.ie. If you have any photos of any teams from years gone by or from any social events please send them to Patsy Begley. Anyone who has photos of recent club events, including the “Run for Michaela” or in particularly any pictures from the recent “Come Dine With Me” event that was hosted throughout various club members homes, please send them in.

We have just added a new album to our gallery on the website entitled “Plunkett’s On Tour”. We want photographs of any of our members who are travelling around the world or even locally, either on holiday or living farther afield. Take your picture at any famous landmarks and send it in. One rule though, you must have your Plunketts colours on.