Athea Utd

by Pat Mulvuhill


This coming Friday night, August 12th we will be having a registration night for the U/16s as they have to be registered with the league by the following Monday. All players are asked to bring €30 for their membership for the coming season. Also note that a parent or guardian must attend as they must sign their consent on the registration form.


U/8s on Saturdays at 11am.
U/10s on Wednesdays 6 to 7pm
U/12s on Thursdays 6 to 7 pm.
U/14s on Monday 6 to 7pm.
U/16s on Fridays 6.30pm to 8pm.
Youths on Mondays and Wednesdays 7 to 8.30pm.
Junior Bs Tuesdays and Fridays at 8pm. (Until further notice)


U/8s, U/10s & U/12s €20 per player.
U/14s €25 per player.
U/16s €30 per player.
Youths €35 per player.
Junior As and Bs €50 per player.
For example a family with an U/8 player and an U/10 player the membership will be €30 while a family with an U/12 player and an U/16 the membership will be €40.

UNDERAGE FAMILY DISCOUNT – There will again be a family discount for families of underage players and for each additional child this will be €10 extra.

IMPORTANT NOTICE – In line with club policy no player(s) will be allowed play for Athea Utd in the schoolboy league or junior league until they have their insurance paid. All managers are to collect the respective insurance and to implement this club policy.




Next Sunday at The Vales we will have a registration day for U/8s, U/10s and U/12s at 12.30pm. All players wishing to play for the club for the coming season are asked to attend and sign on for the new season and to bring €20 for their membership. Also note that a parent or guardian must attend as they must sign their consent on the registration form.

All in the club congratulates Junior B manager Bobby Barrett and his wife Margaret on the birth of their second child, a daughter Sarah, a little sister for Eric.


The results of our lottery draw for Monday, August 8th at Brown Joes are as follows –
Jackpot was €8500. Numbers drawn were 4, 6, 20, 21. No Jackpot winner.
Lucky Dips to Majella McCarthy, Moyvane. Aggie & Timmy, Tralee. John Barrett, Temple Athea. Betty Cotter, Athea. Brendan Sexton, Knockanure.
Sellers Brouders Shop & Pat Hayes.
New Jackpot will be €8600 on Monday, August 15th at Batt’s Bar.


Coiste na nÓg

by Jacqueline O’Connor


U-6’s & U-10’s:

Training for the U6’s & U10’s continues this Friday evening 12th of August at 6:30pm in Páirc na nGael.


Training for the U-12’s continues this Wednesday evening 10th of August at 7pm. Players are asked to be at the field for 6:50pm.


Training for the U-14’s continues Tuesday evening the 16th of August at 6:30pm in Páirc na nGael. Players are asked to be at the field for 6:20pm.


Training for the U-16’s continues this evening Wednesday 10th of August at 7:30pm. Players are asked to be at the field for 7:20pm.


Friday 12th of August:


Athea U8’s have a match in Duagh this Friday evening 12th of August. Players are asked to be at the field in Duagh for 6:45pm.


Friday 12th of August:


Athea U10’s have a Blitz on Friday 12th of August, Venue and time to be confirmed


GAA Super Camps:
This year the GAA will be holding Super camps for 13 – 15 year old Boys and Girls. These camps will run for three days, from 10.00am to 2:30pm. The Super camp will take place in Mick Neville Park on Tuesday 16th of August to Thursday 18th of August. The cost of the camp is €35 euro. Each participant will receive a camp jersey. The camps will involve all codes, Football, Ladies Football, Hurling, Camogie, Handball and Rounders. Application forms are available from Jacqueline.


Athea G.A.A.

by Sean Ahern

Limerick GAA Development Draw [August Winners]


Prize Code Winner/Club


1st                           €18,000                 K695      EILEEN TWOOMEY, ST. SENANS

2nd                         €5,000                   B126      MICHAEL RYAN, NA PIARSAIGH

3rd                          €2,000                   J264       GERRY RIORDAN, TEMPLEGLANTINE

4th                          €2,000                   H978      NOREEN MC CARTHY, GRANAGH/BALLINGARRY

5th                          €1,000                   A263      MICHAEL SHEEHAN, MONALEEN

6th                          €1,000                   J074       JOAN O’SHEA, BRUREE

7th                          €500                       H242      ANNETTE CUSACK, MUNGRET

8th                          €500                       D989      EILEEN GILLANE, HOSPITAL/H’TOWN

9th                          €500                       E555      LIAM DILLON, ASK/B’STEEN B NA NOG

10th                        €500                       E372      PASCAL O’CONNELL, KNOCKANE

11th                        €250                       L867      EVELYN DONEGAN, NEWCASTLEWEST

12th                        €250                       C649      JOHN & MAURA CLARKE, CAPPAMORE

13th                        €250                       G497      DUBLIN SUPPORTERS , DUBLIN SUP CLUB

14th                        €250                       H277      NORA DUNDON, MURROE/BOHER

15th                        €250                       F203       STEWART BANKS, BALLINACURRA GAELS

16th                        €250                       F467       JULIE DONNELLY, SOUTH LIBERTIES

17th                        €250                       H589      PADDY ALLEN, DOON

18th                        €250                       F720       MICHAEL MAHONY, FEOHANAGH/C’MAHON

19th                        €250                       K666      M. DOUGLAS, DROM/BROADFORD

20th                        €250                       B504      FRANK O’BRIEN, ST. PATRICKS

21st                        €250                       D959      DARREN NAUGHTON, CROOM

22nd                       €250                       D116      W.J BRENNAN, BALLINACURRA GAELS

23rd                        €250                       E863      TOMMY & SARAH KIELY, BALLYLANDERS/GLENROE

24th                        €250                       B392      MAURA EGAN, DROM/BROADFORD

25th                        €250                       G006      SEAN FITZGIBBON, ADARE

26th                        €250                       G982      SHANE FLORISH, MUNGRET

27th                        €250                       A398      PAUL & ANN QUINN, KNOCKADERRY

28th                        €250                       K523      TONI KELLEHER, PATRICKSWELL

29th                        €250                       H335      LIAM NOLAN, ADARE

30th                        €250                       F135       JOE O’CONNOR, BALLYBROWN


Special Club Draw

Prize Code Winner/Club

1st                           €1,000   H7          BLACKROCK BORD na NÓG

Coiste na nÓg on line:

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