Erin’s Own News 5th June 2012

Notes for Erin’s Own GAA Club for Wednesday 5th June 2012

Erins Own entertained Slieverue in the All County Junior league on Friday evening last in Ballycomey. The Comer lads got off to a flier and were six points in front heading to the first quarter. With some beautiful points coming from both play and frees some of the scores were of the highest order with most of the forwards getting in on the act. At half time Comer led on a scoreline of 2-8 to 0-3. The second half was a much closer affair as Slieverue ate into the big Comer lead. With ten minutes remaining the lead was cut to three points but the Comer lads rallied and with a few lovely worked points from Daragh Brennan and Ciaran McDermott the comer lads held on for victory on a scoreline of 2-15 to 2-12.
Team. D. Buggy J.Meagher, D.Byrne, D.Moran C.Wallce, T.Dwyer, P. Keating, D. Dunne, E.Meally D. Wallace, C. McDermott, M. Dywer, E. Brennan, D. Brennan A.Kavanagh.


In the the under 14 league Erin’s Own made the long trip to Tullogher Rosbercon on Friday evening last to take on the locals in the third round of the under 14 league. Played in ideal conditions the Comer boys set out their intentions from the first minute and raced into an early lead with all the Comer players playing very well.The match was as good as over by half time and with all panellists getting hame time the comer boys ran out convincing winners on a scorline of 8-12 to 1-6 to keep up their winning start to this years under 14 league.
Team: R.Brennan, J.P.helan,D.Buggy, S.Coogan, J.Rothwell, O. O’Rourke, I.Holohan, S.Buggy, C.Holland, C.McMahon, J.Dowd, R.Connolly, A.Brennan, J.Brennan, E.Brennan, Subs. T.Dwyer, D.Ferris, J.O’Shea, J.Hickson, D.Booth, J.Buggy, P.Carroll, A.Mulally

Club Lotto.
The club lotto is now up to €13,550.00. Be in to win. Get your tickets from any committee members or from local shops. You can also sign up to a direct debit scheme whereby you are entered every week in the Local lotto so you don’t have to worry about getting your ticket. Contact Helen at 087 6645022 or any committee member if you would like to take up this way to play the local lotto. Remeber all the money raised goes back into your community.

Piltown Draw Tickets.
The annual Piltown draw tickets are now for sale in the club. The can be purchased from any club committee members and there are six draws with a car to be won in each draw. Please support this draw if you can at all.

Erin’s Own Annual Golf Classic.
The seventh annual Erin’s Own GAA Golf classic takes place on Friday the 29th June in Castlecomer Golf Club. A team of 3 costs ?120.00 including Barbeque and with some great prizes on offer please contact David Buggy Motors on 056 7770808 to book a tee time. With the time sheet now filling up teams are asked to book their slot immediately. As usual there will be entertainment and craic on the night.

25TH Anniversary Minor Roinn A Champions Celebrations.
On the 29th June Erin?s Own will honour the victorious Minor team who won the Roinn A Campionship in 1987 for the 1st time ever in the clubs history. This celebration and presentation to the victorious team will take place in Castlecomer Golf Club on the night of the Golf Classic. All members past and present are invited along to this social event with music and craic guaranteed.

Kellogs GAA Cul Camps.
The national kellogs GAA Cul camps will take place again this year in Castlecomer. You can book your child in on these camps by going onto the GAA website ( or by picking up an entry form on Kellogs boxes.

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