Athea GAA


Cards took place at Brown Joes bar on Monday evening last. The winners with thirteen games were Mike O’Connor, James O’Connor and Jeremiah O’Connor. In second place after a play off with eleven games were John Joe O’Connor, Tom O’Connor and Seanie Hanrahan. The raffle prize winners were Gerard O’Connor, John Scanlon and Jack O’Connor Jnr. The table prize winners were Stevie Leahy, Mary Ita Leahy and Kieran Griffin. The Weekly 41 progressive card drive continues on Monday night next March 6th at The Top of the Town at 9p.m. sharp. Remember playing cards keeps you sharp

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:


Sunday March 5:

Our U14 footballers play the first round of the Limerick Féile Peil na nÓg B competition this Sunday morning March 5 at the High field against neighbours St Kierans at 10.30am. All players are asked to be at the field for 10am and gum shields are compulsory. All support would be greatly appreciated.

Athea Utd AFC

Desmond Cup 3rd Round (Sunday, Feb 26th)

Ferry Rangers (0) 1

Athea Utd       (1) 4   Kevin Murphy (2), Darren Murphy (2)

(played in Athea)

Team. Cillian O’Connor, Michael Reidy, Jamie Collins, Padraig Reidy, Joe Vaughan, Kevin Murphy, Ger Collins, Shane Mulvihill,  Dylan Griffin, Darren Murphy. Subs: Sean Ryan, Steven McEnery, Mathew Tierney.

Referee Sean Hartnett.


Saturday, March 4th

U10s home to Bluebell Utd at 11.30am

U14s away to Ballingarry B at 11.30am


All players check with their respective managers with regard the respective training times.


Athea Utd are delighted to announce that we will again be running a FAI Soccer Camp this year. The camp will take place at The Vales from Monday, July 24th to Friday, July 28th and is open to boys and girls of all abilities from 6-14 years of age.
There will be more details available over the coming weeks. 


The results of our weekly lottery draw for Monday, February 27th are as follows –
Jackpot was €5100. Numbers drawn 13, 17, 28, 31. No Jackpot Winner.
Lucky dips to the following – Mike Twomey, Upper Athea. Michael O’Connor, Ahalin Avenue. Rose Costello c/o Liz Gould. Mary Langan, Tarbert. Margaret O’Sullivan, Ballybunion.
Sellers Margaret Dalton & Margaret Reidy.
New jackpot €5200 at Donies on Monday, March February 6th