Athea GAA

500 Club Draw:

The 2nd leg of the Athea GAA Club draw was held on Saturday night last at White’s Bar. The following were the lucky winners.

€500 – Patsy and Pauline Kelleghan, Knocknagorna.

(Seller-Kathleen Mullane)

€200-Donnacadh and Thomas Barrett, Lower Dirreen.

(Seller- P. Reidy)

€150-Eamon Langan, Glenagragra

(Seller-P. Dalton)

€100-Benny O’Sullivan, Lower Athea.

(Seller-Roger Ryan)

€100-Tim Enright, Templeathea.

(Seller-Matthew Tierney)

€100-Anita Quinn, Colbert St.

(Seller-M. Reidy)

€80-Stevie Leahy, Beenanaspug

(Seller-Dan McMahon)

€50 Sellers Prize-Ned O’Mahony

Well done to all the lucky winners. There are still 6 more draws left and you can still join in for €60 or €10 a month


Round 4 of the Championship took place on Sunday evening last in Ballingarry against Pallasgreen at 7pm. This was a first win for Athea thankfully and they came out winners on a scoreline of 1-14 to 0-13. Hopefully the winning streak continues.


Work will commence in the near future on the stand and roof at the pitch which will again improve the Páirc na nGael facilities.

Coiste na nÓg

U 16

The U16s travelled to Mountcollins on Monday  and came away with  a good  win to maintain their  unbeaten run.  They have now qualified for the  county semi-finals against  either, Ballylanders, Kildimo Pallaskenry, Pallasgreen or Granagh /Ballingarry.

U16 Football Team

Evan Curry, Conor Mullane, Gavin Ambrose, Gearoid  O’Sullivan, Pierse  O’Brien, Eoin  O’Shea, Dermot Pierse, Fergal Pierse, Brandon Finucane, Daragh Reidy, Cillian O’Connor, Mike Tierney, Andrew  O’Riordan, TJ Hunt, daire O’Shea  and James Broderick.

Under 14s

The  under  14s travelled  to Mountcollins  on Friday  last  where they had a very good game against the locals.

Team: Tomas Ahern,  Ciaran Hunt, Donacha  Barrett, James  Hunt, Callum Buckley, Timmy Keeffe, Callum Gleeson, Evan Curry, James  Lee, Rory  Cleary, James Broderick, Rory  O’Mahony, Michael  Walsh.
U-12  football: Tue. 30/7/19

Mountcollins  v  Athea 

A good and much needed first win for this group of players. Both  teams were missing a few players because of  holidays. All who were there got to play and everyone stood up to the challenge. While everyone played very well some very good performances in defense by Eric Barrett and Jack Sexton, Louis, O’Sullivan and Jamie O’Mahoney in midfield and the Quinn brothers Alex and Jamie up front all contributed to the win.

Team: Timmy O’Keefe, Fionn Histon, Thomas Barrett, Eric Barrett, Jack Sexton, Louis O’Sullivan, Jamie O’Mahoney, Seán Twomey, Tomás Ahern,  Jim Ahern, Alex Quinn, Jamie Quinn, Millie O’Sullivan, Tony Ahern, Peter Coulahan.

Well done everyone.

Predict the Score Fundraiser

Athea underage football and hurling are running a  predict the  score  fundraiser for the all Ireland hurling final between  Tipperary and Kilkenny. Prediction cards will be available  shortly  for distribution. Their  is €100 for whoever predicts the nearest score with the correct  team winning.

Athea Utd Soccer


The results of our weekly lottery draw for Monday, August 5th. are as follows-

Jackpot was €8,700.

Numbers drawn: 1, 11, 13, 20.

No Jackpot Winner

Lucky Dips to the following-

David Murphy, Newcastle West

Harry & Jack Eggleston, Tralee

John Hickey, Listowel

Joan O’Connor, Glin

Dec & Becky, Athea

Sellers: Margaret Dalton & Mike Buckley

New Jackpot €8,800 at Donie’s on Monday, August 12th.