Athea GAA


Our GAA card game was cancelled on Monday night last as a mark of respect to the Ahern Family on the sad passing of young Ella Ahern. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a h-anam. The cards will resume next Monday February 27 at Brown Joe’s Bar at 9pm.

Intermediate Football Championship Draw 2017:

There are two groups of six teams who will contest the Championship.

Group 1: Glin, Claughaun, Mungret, St. Senans Bruff & Galbally.
Group 2: Athea, Cappamore, Pallasgreen, Mountcollins & Castlemahon.

Round 1: Athea v Castlemahon

Round 2: Athea v Cappamore,
Round 3: Athea v Pallasgreen,
Round 4: Athea v Mountcollins,
Round 5: Athea v Gerald Griffins.

Limerick GAA – Season Ticket 2017:
Limerick GAA recently launched their Season Ticket for 2017 with proceeds going towards the Limerick Senior Hurling training & development fund. The tickets cost €100 are now on sale. This would make an ideal present for the GAA fanatic in your household. The season ticket entitles the bearer to free entry to ALL Limerick County Board Club games in 2017, the option to purchase an All-Ireland Senior Hurling Final Ticket (if Limerick Senior Hurling team are involved) & Discounts available from a wide variety of outlets including Elverys, Limerick Greyhound Stadium, JJ Kenneally & Sons Jewellers, Irish Country Hotels, Limerick Race Course & Timmy Mac’s Bistro & more outlets to follow. Please contact any of our committee members or Jacqueline on 086-0670091 for more details.

Coiste na nÓg:

Secondary School Football:
Well done to Paraic Enright, Dermot Pierse and T.J. Hunt who all played for Colaiste Ide agus Iosef, Abbeyfeale, first years Football team in recent matches against, Gael Scoil Tralee and Causeway Comprehensive.

Thank You:

A big thank you to Athea Drama Group for giving us the opportunity to raise funds for the Coiste na nÓg by having the Tuck shop at the interval during their recent play “Anyone Could Rob a Bank”. It was a great performance by all involved. Thank you to all who supported us on the night.


It is with our deepest and heartfelt condolences we have learned of the sad passing of young Ella Ahern, Garrygloss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Ahern Family at this time. “A beautiful rainbow came into your lives but had to leave so soon never to be forgotten”. May she rest in peace.

Athea Utd AFC

U14 Cup.  

Ferry Rangers (0 1

Athea Utd (1) 4 Andrew O’Riordan (2)Brandon Finucane  (2)

Team – Gavin Mulvihill, Dermot Pierse, Daire O’Shea, Gavin Ambrose, Shane Scanlon,  Paraic Enright, Michael Tierney, Andrew O’Riordan, Jack Vaughan, Eoin O’Shea, Brandon Finucane, David McEnery, Gearoid O’Sullivan, Conor Mullane.

Referee: Pat King


Sunday, February 26th – Juniors away to Ferry Rangers in Desmond Cup at 2.30pm


The club would like to send sincere condolences to the family of Ella Ahern, Garrygloss and Cratloe.  Our thoughts and prayers are with them all. May she rest in peace.

Athea Utd Lottery Results for Monday February 20th.

The results of our weekly lottery draw for Monday, February 20th are as follows-

Jackpot was €5,000. Numbers drawn 6, 15, 19, 27.

No Winner.

Lucky Dips: Mary Culhane, Glin, Mary Condon, Croom, Margaret Dalton, Athea, Jim Carmody, Athea, Maireád Langan, Glenagragra.

Sellers: Top of the Town & Agatha Barrett.

Next draw on February 27th at the Top of the Town. Jackpot €5,100