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11th March

posted 11 Mar 2019, 06:57 by Denis Floyd

President's Visit: The club would like to invite the people of Newport to join us in Lacken Park & The Freigh Inn this Friday evening March 15th as  Uachtarán CLG, John Horan, will visit Newport to officially open the new Hurling Wall & to launch the updated club history ‘By The Mulcaire Banks’. He is expected to open the hurling wall in Lacken Park @ 6:45 PM and then arrive in the Freigh Inn @ 7:30 PM approx. to launch the book @ 8:00 PM.  We are looking forward to a great evening to mark these two significant milestones for the club.

Senior Hurling: Well done to our senior hurlers who put in a great performance in the first round of the county league v Ballingarry in Lacken Park last Saturday afternoon and won on a scoreline of 4-22 to 1-10. We would like to wish them the best of luck in their next fixture v Shannon Rovers this weekend in Ballinderry. Please check our facebook page for fixture details.

Minor Football: Hard Luck to our minor footballers who were beaten by Portroe in their final group match last Sunday evening in Lacken Park.

Under 14 'B' Féile Hurling: Well done to our under 14 hurlers who won their Féile Hurling match v Silvermines in Dolla last Sunday evening.  Please see our Facebook page for details of their Semi-final which is due to be played this weekend.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade: A big thank you to all the children and their parents who joined us for the parade last Saturday in Newport. It was a wonderful parade and all of the children really enjoyed taking part & proudly wearing their club colours. A thank you to the Parade committee for organising a very successful day.

Scór na bPáistí: Well done to all our competitors who took part in the North 'A' Final last Sunday afternoon in Newport Community Centre. Aoife Mellerick in solo singing, Instrumental Music Groups of Brian McCabe, Liam Coffey, Dara McGrath, Stephen O’Brien & David Rowland (Purple Group) and Damien O’Brien, Ronan Fitzpatrick, Leah Wixted, Michael Foley & Martin McCabe (Gold Group), Ballad Group of Aoife Mellerick, Kate Finnucane & Eimear Raddie and Quiz Team of Óisin Kennedy, Damien O’Brien, Martin & Brian McCabe. Unfortunately, we had no winners on the day, but they represented their club well.