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Oughterard GAA Monthly Newsletter March 2014 Volume 1 Issue I

Oughterard 2013 AGM Congratulation to the newly elected top table Terence Monaghan (Chairman) John Gillespie (Secretary) and Diane Lee (Treasurer). Oughterard GAA is always looking for new volunteers so if you have any free time please contact any club member. Any help is much appreciated. Oughterard GAA Lotto The Oughterard underage GAA awards took place in December 2013 – pictured here are the MVP and player of the year recipients and club coaches and managers

Oughterard GAA would like to look to thank everyone that is supporting our club lotto. The jackpot is currently at €18650 which is a club record. Tickets are available at all the local shops, bars and online at

Oughterard GAA Social

Back Row: Kevin Clancy, Mike Welsh, Pat O’Connell, Paddy Clancy, Gerry O’Malley, Tom Coyne, Seamus O’Malley, Mike McGauley, Mike Joyce Front Row: Ray Lee, Oliver Fahy, Pierce O’Malley, Paddy Halloran, Johnny Lee, Roddy Joyce (Capt), Gerry Darcy, Billy Keogh, Murt Naughton, Paul Gibbons

Our Annual GAA social will take place on the 22nd March in the Boat Inn. Our victorious Junior team will be presented with their medals. Awards on the night will be presented for Minor player of the year, U-21 player of the year, Junior player of the year, Intermediate player of the year & Club person of the year. We will also be honouring the 1973/74 Junior team (Pictured left)! There is a late bar and Disco by Aidan Kenny. This is a ticket only event and tickets are available from John Byrne (0861908030) and Jennifer Geoghegan (0872827541). Tickets are limited so please buy your tickets early to avoid disappointment. 2014 Membership

Oughterard GAA has launched our new range of club gear. To see what is available check out ard-gaa-galway/home/club-gear

All members are asked to renew their membership on time to allow the club to register everyone promptly, new members are always welcome. You can download a membership form at this address. The club will be holding a membership day on the 22nd of March. All players are asked to have registered on or by this date.

Oughterard GAA Monthly Newsletter March 2014 Volume 1 Issue I U21 Championship Our 21’s have made a great start to the year with two games played to date. Oughterard GAA 2-19 St. James 1-5 Oughterard GAA started 2014 with a win with our U21's beating St. James in a challenge games. Goal scorers for Oughterard were Philip Gibbons and Brian Lambert. The team was Ciaran Noone, Colin McMahon, Enna Malone, Niall Gibbons, Alex O'Toole, Philip Gibbons, Mikey McDonagh, Enda Tierney, Myles Upton, Brian Lambert, Cian Harte, Ciaran Hanley, Cian Conroy, Niall Lee and Chris Forde

Oughterard Intermediates, Juniors, U21’s and Minors are all back at training.

Oughterard GAA 0-13 Leitir Moir 1-7 Oughterard's U21 started their U21 championship campaign with a hard fought win against Leitir Moir in Oughterard. Oughterards team was Chris Ford, Mickey McDonagh, Enna Malone, Niall Gibbons, Alex O'Toole, Philip Gibbons, Ciaran Hanley, Enda Tierney, Myles Upton, Cian Harte, Colin McMahon, Brian Lambert, Eric Lee, Niall Lee and Cian Conroy. The subs were Ciaran Noone, Darren Cormican, Liam Butler, Ryan Caine, Stephen Tierney and Sean Kelly. The scorers for Oughterard were Niall Lee (011), Colin McMahon (0-1) and Enda Tierney (0-1). Oughterard will play the winner of Moycullen V Leitir Moir in the next round. This game with take place on either the 1st of 8th of March and will be in Corribdale.

Eric Lee with Oughterards new manager Sean O'Domhnaill

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