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25th March

posted 25 Mar 2019, 14:01 by Denis Floyd

Under 14 Féile Hurling: Well done to our Under 14 Hurlers who won their Féile North Hurling 'B' Final v Lorrha last Saturday afternoon in Toomevara. They are due to play the county semi-final this weekend. (see our Facebook page for full match report & confirmation of their county semi-final fixture)

Junior Hurling:  Hard luck to our Junior Hurlers who despite a great performance last Saturday evening lost out narrowly to Templederry in The Junior A League on a scoreline of Newport 3-11 to Templederry's 0-22.

Under 16’s : The best of luck to our Under 16 footballers who are due to play their first match of the championship v Ballinahinch / Templederry in Shalee next Monday evening April 1st @ 6:30 PM.

Under 12’s: The best of luck to our Under 12 Footballers who start their championship this week. On Saturday March 30th our Under 12 'C' Team are away to Nenagh @ 2:30 PM & our Under 12 'B' Team are away to Moneygall / Clonakenny @ 3:00 PM. On next Tuesday April 2nd our Under 12 'B' Team play Kildangan in Lacken Park @ 6:45 PM.

By The Mulcaire Banks: the History of the GAA in the parish of Newport from 1886 – 2018 is now        on sale in the Sweeney’s Circle K Service Station, Ponaire Coffee, Gully’s Daybreak & Hackett’s Pharmacy. It is also available from members of the committee. The 672 x A4 pages retails at €40. This fantastic publication will be of enormous interest to anybody who has followed GAA activities in the parish of Newport, as it tells the story of the association from the very beginning right up to date, records the facts, figures and statistics of all the games, recalls some of the memories of players and mentors and includes photos of adult and juvenile teams right up to 2018. It will also be an ideal way for newcomers to the area to learn of the history and traditions of their adopted parish.