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10th May

Limerick U20 hurling Munster Champions; Captain Jimmy Quilty, Sean O Neill and the entire panel and management deserve great credit and huge congratulations for this fantastic result, beating Tipperary 1 25 to 2 18.  Congratulations to the Quilty, O’Sullivan and O’Neill families and friends. 

U17 Celtic Challenge quarter final V North Cork, congrats to Jack Carroll, Anthony Kelly and Blake O’Doherty who played with Limerick Treaty losing 1 18 to 0 12

Primary Game v Tipperary hurling, congratulations to Jack Roche who was number 11 on the team and played very well.

Senior hurlers V Dromin Athlacca lost 2 17 to 0 15.  Junior hurlers V Garryspillane, lost 2 13 to 0 15.

Fixtures; Senior hurlers play Kilmallock and Junior hurlers play Stakers, will change due to U20 All Ireland.  The U19 hurlers V Pallaskennry Kildimo has been put back until after the exams, due to the U20 All Ireland.

Club lotto 5th May, no winner, numbers drawn were 2 13 21 28. €40 lucky dip winner, Ted O’Sullivan, Promotor Chrissie O’Sullivan, €20 lucky dip winners, Tony McMahon, Promotor Chrissie O’Sullivan, Cathy Leane, Promotor Chrissie O’Sullivan, Lorraine O’Sullivan Promotor Brendan O’Brien, Ellen Danaher Promotor Con Danaher, jackpot remains at €13,000, 11th May.

Best of luck to John Kiely and the entire Limerick team and backroom next Sunday V Clare in Ennis.


4th May

Results: a win for the seniors over Glenroe 1-19 to 0-19. A point separated us from Camogue Rovers in the junior, unfortunately we lost 1-16 to 1-17.

Fixtures: the juniors play Garryspillane on Friday 6th at 7pm in Knocklong. And the Seniors play Dromin Athlacca in Athlacca on Saturday 7th at 7pm

The u15 boys and girls are preparing for the Regional Feile competitions and we wish them the very best.

Congratulations to all who took part in the Scoil Pol musical Sister Act. Excellent production.

Best of luck to all involved in matches for the upcoming week.

The Limerick U20’s are in the Munster final v Tipperary on Wednesday 4th in the Gaelic Grounds and we are delighted that Jimmy Quilty is Captain of the team, and to Jimmy along with Sean O Neill and the panel of players and management we wish ye the very best of luck on Wednesday. Luimneach abu.

Well done to Conor Nunan who took part in the football primary game at half time in the Limerick Senior footballers match v Clare and congratulations to all involved in the fantastic victory for Limerick football.

Best wishes also to the u17 footballers in the Phase one Munster final on Thursday 5th .

Lotto – no winner, numbers drawn 1, 12, 15, 24.  €40 lucky dip Eddie and Mags O’Sullivan, Promotor Chrissie O’Sullivan, €20 lucky dips went to Mary New, Promotor Centra, Eva Duggan, Promotor Breda Walsh, Breda and Alannah Walsh, Promotor Breda Walsh, Diarmuid, Paudie, Gearoid Lawlor , Promotor Breda Walsh, Jackpot remains at €13,000.


27th April

Congratulations to the Blackrock Effin u15 girls who beat Na Piarsaigh 4-06 to 1-03 in the Div 2 Feile final. They now represent Limerick in the Regional finals as do our u15 boys in Div 3 of Feile.  Well done girls, and the very best of luck to the girls and boys in the Regional Feile finals.

U20 hurlers beat Cork and we congratulate Captain Jimmy Quilty and panel member Sean O’Neill and the team and management. Next up Waterford.

The U17 Celtic Challenge v Cork also saw local involvement with Jack Carroll, Anthony Kelly and Blake O’Doherty in action. 

Fixtures: Senior hurlers V Glenroe in the senior league in Kilfinane on Saturday 30th at 5pm and the Junior hurlers play Camogue Rovers on Sunday also in Kilfinane at 12md. All support welcome

Limerick Senior hurlers continue winning ways beating Waterford and congratulations to Nickie Quaid of neighbouring club Effin on his 50th match for Limerick Senior hurlers.

Club lotto, no winner on 20th the numbers drawn were 14, 15, 18, 22.  The €40 lucky dip went to Liz Hennessy, Nursery, Promotor Brendan O’Brien the €20 went to Julie Brazzill, Promotor Breda Walsh, Joe and Nuala Young, Promotor Carmel Murphy, Ger and Elaine Tobin, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Ned and Nora Sheehy, Rupla, Promotor Centra, the jackpot remains at €13,000.

The National club raffle tickets are on sale €10 each, all monies collected come to the club and will be used to replace the fencing around the field and walking track.

Any member looking for tickets for the remaining matches in the round robin for senior hurling, Tipperary and Clare need to contact the secretary.


21st April

The U15 hurlers played Rathkeale in the Feile C final on Monday 18 th . At full time it was 6-06 each and after extra time our super U15’s won.
U20 Limerick Hurling V Cork in Pairc Ui Rinn in Cork on Wednesday 20th, and we extend the very best of luck to Jimmy Quilty Captain of the team and Sean O’Neill and the team and management.
Limerick Senior hurlers had a great win V Cork. The Limerick minor hurlers and footballers lost and the U20 footballers also had a win last week. Best of luck all in their next outing.
Blackrock Senior hurlers continue a good run with our third win from three in the All County league, beating Effin on Tue last. 0 17 to 0 14. On Tuesday 19 th we play Bruff in Kilfinane at 6.30.
Blackrock Effin junior camogie team play NCW on Monday 18th.
Awards night, was on Saturday 16 th and the Junior B County Championship winners were honoured for their great year in 2021. David O’Flaherty Captain said it was nice to be winning and thanked everyone for coming and making the night a success. Man of the match awards were made to David O’Flaherty for the county ¼ final, Niall Moloney for the county semifinal, James O’Doherty for the county final and Gavin O’Loughlin for the Munster ¼ final. The Senior hurlers were honoured for their Senior County Cup win of 2020 and the Junior B hurlers who won the South league and championship in 2018.

Club Lotto, numbers drawn 2, 4, 22, 28, no winner €40 lucky dip Tom Gleeson, Promotor Brendan O Brien, the €20 lucky dips went to Marguerite Torpey, Promotor Harry’s, David Crowe, Promotor Neil Hennessy, Ita O Brien, Promotor TG Ryan, Adrian Cooke, Promotor Brendan O Brien. Jackpot remains at €13,00 on Wednesday 20 th in the Pavillion.


13th April

Results, good win for the Senior hurlers v Garryspillane, 2-18 to 2-14, and a loss for the junior hurlers, v Bruff 0-10 to 2-13. Blackrock Effin u14’s lost out to Templeglantine/Knockaderry 1-01 to 4-03.

Congratulations to Jimmy Quilty, Captain of the Limerick U20’s and his team and panel including Sean O’Neill on a fortuitous win over Clare last Wednesday.

U17 Limerick Celtic Challenge, v Waterford, congratulations to Jack Carroll and Anthony Kelly who were involved. Congratulations to Adam Kelly who won the Con and Annie puc fada in the greyhound track.  Congratulations to Jack Roche, Darragh Gleeson and Conor Nunan who played in the Sarsfield cup during the week.

Primary game, Jack Roche will play in the hurling and Conor Nunan will play in the football at half time in the upcoming Limerick v Cork hurling and Limerick v Clare in the football. Best wishes to the boys and also to the Limerick senior teams. 

Membership has closed and the limited number of stand tickets the club got were drawn for members who requested to be in the draw.  If you are a paid up member and have not got communication from me please contact me.

GAA national Club draw takes place in June, tickets available for €10. The money raised will go to upgrading the fencing between the pitch and the walking track.

Fixtures, the senior hurlers play Bruff in the league on Tuesday 19th April. Best wishes to Jimmy Quilty and the U20’s v Cork on Wed 20th and the Limerick Senior hurlers who take on Cork on Sunday 17th in a repeat of the 2021 All Ireland, with hopefully the same result.


6th April

Results; Senior hurling league v Knockainy – good win for our hurlers, 1-24 to 0-18, good start to the league. 9 points for free taker Paudie Leahy, 4 from frees, 1 goal and 3 points for Ruairi O Shaughnessy, 3 points for Sean O’Neill, 2 points for Marty Farrell, Colm O Keeffe and Donnocha Leahy, and a point for Kevin Palmer. Congratulations to Dylan Dawson captain for 2022.

Junior hurling league v Bruree – a loss by 2 points, 1-15 to 1-13. 8 points for free taker Donnacha Leahy, 4 from play, 3 points for Declan Gilligan, 2 points for Barry O Shaughnessy and a goal from a sideline cut made its way to the net thanks to Seamie Ryan.

There was a win for the Blackrock Effin  Junior A camogie team v Adare 6-17 to 3-07.

Lotto results; No winner of the lotto held on 30th March. The numbers drawn were 3, 4, 7, 30.

The €40 lucky dip went to Monica, Jack and Lilly Moloney, Promotor Monica Moloney.  The €20 lucky dips went to Margaret Hennessy, Glebe Road, Promotor Chrissie O’Sullivan, Collette and Erin, c/o Breda Walsh, Promotor Breda Walsh, Carmel and Tom Murphy, Promotor Carmel Murphy, Ed Douglas, Ardpatrick, Promotor Brendan O Brien.  The jackpot remains at €13,000.

Fixtures; Senior hurling league V Garryspillane in Kilfinane Saturday 9th April at 6.30 pm.  Junior hurling league v Bruff in Kilfinane at 12.00.

Best wishes to Jimmy Quilty captain of the Limerick U20 hurling team and Sean O’Neill who play Clare on Wednesday 6th April in the Gaelic Grounds.

Congrats to the Kelly family Balleogogue and Sean O'Donnell of Scoil Pol as their granddaughter/ niece Kate O'Donnell, Glenbrohane, was on the LGFA Limerick u14 team who won the Munster B championship beating Clare.


1st April

Fixtures: the Senior hurlers start the Senior South league on Saturday 2nd April V Knockainy in Knockainy at 6.30.  The newly promoted Junior A hurling team play Bruree in the Junior South league on Sunday 3rd at 12.00 in Bruree.

The Junior A ladies started the year on Sunday 27th March V Templeglantine and play Adare on Sunday 3rd April.

The U15’s start competition this week

All fixtures can be found on the Limerick GAA website under club fixtures. Best of luck to all our teams for the year ahead.

Congratulations to the Limerick Senior Footballers who have been promoted to Division 2 of the National league for next year.  They beat Fermanagh in the Gaelic grounds and now play Louth in the division 3 league final on Saturday 2nd in Croke Park.

Conor O’Tighearnaigh of the Connolly clan in Ardpatrick won a Grand Slam with Ireland u20 rugby team last week.  Congratulations.

Oisin O Callaghan resumes his downhill bike racing this week, best wishes.

The Con and Annie Kirby memorial derby started this week at the dog track in Limerick and our dog was Balldague Belle who unfortunately came 5th so our involvement in the competition is over. Many thanks to J P and Noreen McManus for their continued sponsorship .

Lotto; no winner, the numbers drawn were 8, 11, 23, 30.  The €40 went to Roisin Hennessy, Corner House. Promotor Neilus Hennessy.  The €20 went to William Daly, Mountain View, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Margaret Henessy, Glebe Road, Promotor Chrissie O Sullivan, Chrissie, Eddie, Mags O Sullivan, Promotor Chrissie O Sullivan, John and Dave Centra, Promotor Centra, Jackpot remains at €13,000.


26th March

Fixtures; Under 15’s start competition on Monday 28th, the Junior and Senior hurlers start leagues from 2nd April and Championship from 28th July. The u19’s start on 13th May and the U21’s are not out until the 9th October. More comprehensive fixture information hopefully next week.

9th March Club Lotto – no winner, the numbers drawn were 5, 11, 20, 25. The €40 lucky dip went to Helen O’Flaherty, Promotor Breda Walsh, the €20 lucky dips went to Dave Sherin promotor Brendan O'Brien, Lila Downes, Promotor Breda Walsh. Ester O'Brien, Promotor Brendan O'Brien, Chrissie, Eddie, Mags O’Sullivan, Promotor Chrissie O'Sullivan
16th March Club Lotto – no winner, the numbers drawn were 12,17, 29, 30. The €40 lucky dip went to Eamon McGrath, Dublin, Promotor Carmel Murphy. The €20 lucky dips went to Breda Mulcahy Promotor Brendan O'Brien, Sheamus Nunan, Promotor Centra, James O'Connor, Promotor Brendan O'Brien, Nora Fitzgerald, Promotor Brendan O'Brien.
The jackpot remains at €13,000.


9th March

The Senior and Junior hurlers take to the field in early April in the All County leagues and the U19’s are in competition in May.  We should have a Master fixture list shortly.  Will keep ye all informed.

Membership closes for 2022 on the 31st March.

Lotto results – there was no winner of the club lotto on 2nd March, the numbers drawn were 3, 6, 15, 18. The €40 lucky dip was won by David O’Flaherty, Promotor Fintan Leahy, the €20 lucky dips were won by Carmel O’Connor, Lr Main St, Promotor Brendan O’Brien, Yvonne Kelly, Co Galway, Promotor Centra, Adrian Cooke, Laurancetown, Promotor Brendan O’Brien, O’Sullivan Grandchildren, Promotor Chrissie O’Sullivan. The jackpot remains at €13,000 on Wednesday 9th March.


2nd March

Our Junior B Hurling journey for 2021 has come to an end, with a loss to Scarriff in the Munster Semi final with a score line of 0-09 to 2-11. It has been a great year for the team who have done us proud and on the day even the gale force wind against us in the first half changed to a slight breeze in the second half. Well done to Captain David O’Flaherty and his team, Mikey Duggan, Aidan Gilligan, Simon Hennessy, Don O Flaherty, Seamie Ryan, Niall Moloney 0-01, Vinnie Herbert, Declan Gilligan, James O Doherty 0-02, Gavin O’Loughlin 0-01, Richie Cooke, Barry O Shaughnessy 0-03, Dave Healy, Donnacha Leahy 0-02, Mark Duggan for Declan Gilligan, Niall Fitzgerald for Richie Cooke, Jordan Slattery for Aidan Gilligan. Tommy Lee, Mike Heffernan, Gavin Ryan, Eoin Quinn, James Quinn, Sean O’Sullivan, Robbie O ‘Keeffe, Richie Fitzgerald, Ciaran Considine, Ben Soundy. Management of James O’Doherty, Tim O Sullivan, Ken Douglas with Brid Herbert S&C coach and first aid.

Club lotto on 23rd February, the numbers drawn were 3, 6, 8, 16. €40 lucky dip Tara McCarthy Promotor Brendan O’Brien, €20 lucky dips Anne Cleary Promotor Brendan O Brien, Chrissie O’Sullivan Promotor Chrissie O’Sullivan, Breda and Alannah Walsh Promotor Breda Walsh, Liam Quane Promotor Brendan O’Brien.  Jackpot is €13,000 on 2nd March.

U14 interdivisional competition; Well done to Jack Cronin and Sean Flanagan who were on the winning South team.


23rd February

Congratulations to our Junior hurlers on a fantastic win over Four Mile Water of Waterford in the Junior B Munster hurling quarter final on a scoreline of 5-11 to 2 05.  Gavin O'Loughlin scored 3 goals and man of the match Dave Healy scored 2 goals ensuring we had a comfortable win. Next up is the Scarriff team from Clare next Saturday at 12md.

The team was as follows Mikey Duggan, Aidan Gilligan, Simon Hennessy, Don O’Flaherty, Seamie Ryan, Niall Moloney, Vinnie Herbert, David O’Flaherty (captain) 0 01 Declan Gilligan, James O’Doherty 0-04, Gavin O’Loughlin 3-03, Richie Cooke 0-01, Barry O’Shaughnessy 0-01, David Healy 2-0, Donnacha Leahy 0-01, Tommy Lee, Jordan Slattery, Niall Fitzgerald, Mark Duggan, Mike Heffernan, Gavin Ryan, Eoin Quinn, James Quinn, Sean O’Sullivan, Robbie O’Keeffe, Richard Fitzgerald, Ciaran Considine.  Well done to the team and management of James O’Doherty, Timmy O’Sullivan, Ken Douglas, S&C Brid Herbert.

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We are delighted to announce that we have received over €106,000 in the Sports Capital Grant. we hope to start work on the facilities soon.

There was no winner of the club lotto held on 16th February.  The numbers drawn were 1, 8, 9,12. The €40 lucky dip went to Dylan Dawson, Promotor Brendan O Brien, the €20 lucky dips went to Sheila McSweeny, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Joan Coughlan, Promotor Centra, Eimear O Doherty Promotor Brendan O Brien, Lucy Mulqueen Promotor Brendan O Brien.

On Wednesday 23rd the jackpot will be €13,000.

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16th February

All roads lead to Killeedy this Saturday for the quarter finals of the Munster Junior B hurling competition. We play the Waterford champions Four Mile Water at 12md. Best of luck to David O Flaherty and his team who have done us proud this year.
Admission is pay on the gate, €10 adults, €5 OAP’s and students, U16 free. All support would be very welcome.

There was no winner of the club lotto on Wed 9th Feb, the numbers drawn were 6, 7, 24, and 26. The €40 went to Mary Hanley, Lr Main st, Promotor Centra, the €20 lucky dips went to Liam Quane, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Katie Healy, Promotor Healys, Seoirse Bulfin, Promotor Chrissie O Sullivan, Adrian Frewen, Promotor Centra
On Wednesday 16th the jackpot will be €13,000.

We hope to have the Master fixture list this week and will publish it when we do.


10th February

There was no winner of the club lotto held on 3rd February, the numbers drawn were 5 10 13 27.  The €40 lucky dip went to Ken Douglas, Promotor Brendan O Brien, the €20 lucky dips went to Siobhan Danaher, Promotor Con Danaher, Kelly and Zoe Walsh, Promotor Breda Walsh, Eoin Quinn, Promotor Brendan O Brien. David Healy, Promotor Healys Bar.

On the 9th February the jackpot will be €13,000.

Well done to all involved in the fundraiser - wallballathon in Scoil Pol for the new multi purpose arena.

On February the 19th our junior hurlers play the Waterford champions Four Mile Water in the quarter final of the junior B Munster tournament in Kileedy at 12md. The very best of luck to all involved.


26th January

We have got our dates for the Junior B Munster Championship. We play Four Mile Water on Saturday the 19th February at 12md in Kileedy. The Semifinal is on Saturday 26th February and if we win our Quarter final the opposition will be Scariff, Co Clare. The Munster final is on Saturday 12th March and the other semi final pairing is Clonoulty/Rossmore of Tipperary and Belgooly of Cork. 

The very best of luck to the newly promoted Junior A’s and their management team who are working hard in the run up to the Championship.

The Master fixture list for the club year will be available in the next week or two, the  All county league should be starting at the beginning of April. It was lovely to be down in the field on Sunday morning and see multiples of players training.  Looking forward to the year ahead.

Our fabulous President Donie O’Sullivan has decided to hang up his lotto books and has retired as a lotto promotor. Donie has been a marvellous servant to the club for many many years as a hurler, field caretaker, selector, Baron, and long time lotto seller.  We wish Donie many years of comfortable retirement. And many many thanks for all your contributions to the club over the years. Enjoy your time now as a supporter.

There was no winner of the lotto held on Wednesday 20th 2, 6, 18, 19.  The €40 lucky dip went to Kelly and Zoe Walsh, Kilmallock, Promotor Breda Walsh, the €20 went to Catriona Quinn, Bosnetstown, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Nora Quinn, Bosnetstown, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Derek McGrath, Ardpatrick, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Josh, Mattie and Jamie, Ballyroe, Promotor Chrissie O Sullivan.

On Wednesday 27th the lotto jackpot is €13,000 in the Pavillion.

Well done to Limerick Senior Hurlers on the winning of another cup this week, beating Clare on Sunday in the Coop Munster cup.  Luimneach abu


19th January

Hard luck to Scoil Pol Senior Camogie team who lost the Munster C final on Saturday to Roscrea Community school.

Well done to the Scoil Pol students who came first in the Social and Behavioural Sciences in Ireland in the Young Scientist competition, and to all the students who did so well.

Well done to the Limerick Hurlers v Kerry on Sunday, comprehensive win, best of luck v Clare next weekend.

Membership of the club is due now for 2022, €40 for adult membership, €20 for OAP, student, or social membership. €120 for a membership/lotto combo, or €100 for OAP/student/social and lotto combo. This can be done on line on Foireann or contact the club.

There was no winner of first club lotto of the year, the numbers drawn were 6 12 18 26. The €40 lucky dip was won by Seamie Ryan, Promotor Carmel Murphy, the €20 lucky dips went to Liam Quane, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Niall Moloney, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Maurice Gilbert, Promotor Pat O Shaughnessy, Daisy Murphy Sheehy, Promotor Centra.

The next lotto is on Wednesday 19th in the Pavillion.


22nd & 29th Dec 21 and 5th January 2022

The draw for the Junior B Munster championship has taken place, we are playing Nire/FourMileWater, of Waterford in the Quarter final, the winner plays Scariff of Clare, the other semifinal is Clonoulty/Rossmore of Tipperary V Belgooly of Cork. However the championship has been postponed for several weeks due to the current high numbers of covid infection.

Unfortunately cancelled this year was the Long Puck due to have been held on the first January, it was cancelled for health and safety reasons due to high levels of covid.

Congratulations to Scoil Pol who recently defeated St Clements to win the Post Primary Senior Football Neil McDonnell Cup final.

Best wishes to all our teams for 2022. And to the Senior Limerick hurlers and footballers who resume action this week.
Happy New Year to all, stay safe.

There was no winner of the jackpot of the club lotto held on Wednesday 15th December, the numbers drawn were 12 13 19 27. The €40 lucky dip went to Pat and Deirdre McNamara, promotor Carmel Murphy. The €20 lucky dips went to Derry McEniry, promotor Donie O Sullivan, Will O Rourke, promotor Neilus Hennessy, Lorraine O Sullivan, promotor Brendan O Brien, Breda O Sullivan, promotor Breda Walsh.

There was no winner of the jackpot of the club lotto held on Monday 20th December, the numbers drawn were 1 12 17 30. The €40 lucky dip went to Jessie Morrissey, promotor Breda Walsh, the €20 went to Breda Coughlan, promotor Carmel Murphy, Liz Hennessy, promotor Carmel Murphy, Siobhan Nelson, promotor Brendan O Brien, Helen O Flaherty, promotor Breda Walsh.

The annual Christmas bonus draw of ten prizes of €20 is as follows;
Kathleen Sheehy, promotor Brendan O Brien, Valerie Carroll, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Killian Lyons, promotor Brendan O Brien, Clodagh Mee, promotor Brendan O Brien, Darragh Hayes, promotor Spruce and Willow, Richie Fitzgerald, promotor Brendan O Brien, Eddie and Mags O Sullivan, promotor Chrissie O Sullivan ,Ethna Cullinane, promotor Brendan O Brien, Mike Cooke promotor Brendan O Brien, Denis Power, promotor Chrissie O Sullivan.

As the jackpot has not been won for some time a special once of draw was held to give out some of the new jackpot, ten prizes of €100 were drawn as follows;
Niall Moloney, promotor Brendan O Brien, John and Mary Shanahan, promotor Carmel Murphy, Richard Connolly, promotor Brendan O Brien, Tom and Carmel Murphy, promotor Carmel Murphy, Mark Lyons, promotor Brendan O Brien, Lauren Hennessy, promotor Brendan O Brien, Paudie Leahy, promotor Fintan Leahy, Ethel Clancy, promotor Chrissie O Sullivan, Aideen Clery, promotor Brendan O Brien, Jim Croker, promotor Brendan O Brien.
The lotto resumes on the 14th January for a jackpot of €13,000.

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