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Emmets Notes 5th March 2012

posted 9 Mar 2012, 08:43 by Listowel Emmets
Club Membership Special Offer Coiste na nÓg - Adult - Ladies

Join Listowel Emmets GAA and avail of our 2012 Family Membership Rates!

Enjoy 20% off your annual membership of Emmets G.A.A. when registering the whole family!

When renewing or joining Emmets G.A.A this season avail of 20% discount when registering Juvenile and Adult members.

One adult membership (€50) & One juvenile membership required when availing of this offer.

Contact John James Buckley (087 2406824) or Tom Walsh (087 7989030) to join.

2012 Sports Prophet: Club Fundraiser

The 2012 Sports Prophet is now up and running. 1st Prize: €250 2nd Prize: €100 3rd Prize: €50. Entry costs €10 and participants can enter on line at WWW.SPORTSPROPHET.IE Just log on and register under Listowel Emmets. Payment can then be made to Club Treasurer John James Buckley (087-2406824). Alternatively you can also contact John James for entry forms. All entries have to be received on or before Thursday March 08th.

2012 St. Patrick's Day Parade - Saturday March 17th

Everyone wishing to parade with Listowel Emmets this year please assemble outside the Cash & Carry at 12.30 P.M. Sharp.

Emmets Progressive 41 Card Drive

continues in Frank Sheehy Park every Wednesday night from 9pm. Don't forget to bring a friend.

Temporary Pitch Closure

Frank Sheehy Park is closed until further notice for all games and training.
Listowel Emmets Seniors
McCarthy Insurance Brokers Senior League Div 1B
Listowel Emmets met Beale in the 2nd round of the North Kerry Senior League last Saturday night in Frank Sheehy Park. Emmets who were missing a few regulars started brightly but their effort was to fall short against a rapidly improving Beale side. Noel Kennelly opened the scoring with a point from a free. Both sides were guilty of wayward shooting and scrappy football. Cormac Mulvihill found room in the full forward line and kicked a fine point from an awkward angle. Just before the break Beale hit a purple patch and scored 1-02 within six minutes to leave the 5 points (1-04 to 0-02) ahead at Half-Time.
On the resumption Emmets once again started well with Noel Kennelly and Cormac Mulvihill adding points. Kennelly then converted another free. A sweeping movement involving Billy Doyle, Michael Lynch and Cormac Mulvihill led to Noel Kennelly driving over another point. Listowel were playing much better but Beale kicked on again to finish the game strongly. Final Score: Listowel Emmets 0-06 Beale 1-08. Best for Listowel were Cormac Mulvihill and Graeme Tarrant. It was good to see the return of Brian Murphy, Paudie Buckley and Eddie Joe Walsh to the Listowel Panel.
Fixture
2012 McCarthy Insurance Brokers North Kerry Senior Football League Div 1B
Listowel Emmets are away to Castleisland Desmonds this Sunday March 11th. Throw in is at 12.00 Noon. Once again a great crowd turned out for the game last Saturday night. Your support is greatly appreciated and hopefully a large crowd will travel to Castleisland to support the team next Sunday.
Listowel Emmets Ladies
U 12 GIRLS: The opening game of the season was at home to Corca Dhuibhne on Saturday. The hard work the girls did in training during the last 3 weeks was realized in the manner in which they scored. The final score, 1-01 to 4-05 doesn’t convey the excellent play throughout the game. Their coach said "All the players played to their best, that's all we ask the girls to do, play to their strengths" Thank you to all the coaches, parents and supporters for their help and enthusiasm.
COUNTY LEAGUE: Junior side travelled to Tralee last Saturday to play Dingle. Several players from the previous weekends win were missing. Despite that Listowel started brightly and two Olivia Scanlon goals in the first half saw them lead at half time. In the second half Dingle began to dominate and eventually they ran out winners on a scoreline 4-10 to 3-03. Speedy recoveries are wished to Aishling, Alice and Shauna who are out injured at the moment. Senior team travelled to Caherselee a to play Sneem/Kenmare on Sunday. They claimed victory after a titanic struggle against a very determined opposition. Final score Listowel Emmets 2-13 Sneem/Kenmare 3-02. This win will go a long way to securing Division One Status again for next year.
Well done to Sarah Sheehy who played with Abbeyfeale Colaiste Ide agus Iosef who defeated reigning Champs St Leo’s of Carlow in the Tesco All Ireland Post Primary Senior ‘A’ Championship Semi Final in Nenagh on Saturday.

Listowel Emmets Ladies would like to thank Listowel Town Council and Cathaoirleach Maria Gorman for hosting the civic reception given on Friday night last.

UPCOMING FIXTURES
Senior team away to Southern Gaels, Sunday March 11

Junior team play Ballyduff,

time and venue to be confirmed during the week.

U12’s away to Castleisland, Sunday March 11

The U-14 and U-16 continue pre-season training.

Emmets Coiste na nÓg

Under 6's

: Emmets are calling all under 6 boys and girls to the Community Centre on Thursday next the 08th March for a hour of fun filled football from 5pm - 6pm. No previous football skills required just bring yourself and your runners for a whole lot of fun while you learn some of the basics of gaelic football.

Emmets Coiste na nÓg Training Times

Emmets Saturday Morning Club will begin on Saturday 31st March at 10.30am at Frank Sheehy Park Listowel

Emmets U12's training continues at Listowel Boys School on Tuesday and Thursdays from 6pm - 7.30pm

Emmets U14's training is on Thursday evenings at Listowel Town Park from 7pm - 8.30pm

Emmets U16's training takes place on Monday and Wednesday evenings in Listowel Town Park also from 7pm - 9pm.

Scór na bPaistí:

Best of luck from all at Emmets to Olivia Stack in the Solo Singing and Daniel Sheehan, Ciaran Pierse, Eddie Brown, Shawn Carey - Quiz Team in the County Semi Final in Currow next Sunday 11th March @ 2pm.

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