U9’s – great performance from NDG while losing to Crumlin, noticeable improvement especially from those attending Thursday training. MOM Jamie Duggan, hurling training Seagrange Park 5 – 6 pm on Thursday for U8’s – U10’s with Peter and Martin. U10’s – firstly we want to say a special thanks to Cian Grassick who turned out for the U10’s last week. A great game played in wonderful sunshine this Saturday, great display of hurling shown by both sets of players so much it ended in a draw 15pts each, well done everyone. Training as usual – Monday and Thursday. Well done to Sarah and Joyce who turned out for Lucan in the Gaelic for Mothers Leinster blitz in Kinnegad at the weekend. They played 6 games with a 4-1-1 results, Sarah is hoping to start a Gaelic for mothers in Na Dubh Ghall soon, details to follow. U9’s –
Thanks to Monicas for 4 great matches, best for NDG was Micheal Farrley & Jamie Burke. U9’s good performance against a strong Parnells side, best for NDG Billy Thornton. U10’s a good game of football had by all with NDG losing the battle 32pts to 15, we would like to say a big thank you to Clan Muire for giving us two of their players, well done guy’s and girl, training as usual – Monday and Thursday. U13 boys won the Sean Farrelly cup 4-7 to 3-4 against Ballyboughal, thanks for a great day and superb hosting and entertainment at the clubs family day. Anyone interested in attending our Cul Camp contact Martin Doyle or Mark Cooper, details on website – www.nadubhghall.ie
Our U9 hurling team lost 0-3pts to a very strong Good Council team, a great match was enjoyed by all and mom for NDG was Nathan Bruen. The U10 hurlers played in a blitz with great performance by all teams in a very competitive morning of hurling, St Maurs came out victors, well done lads, the coaches would like to give a warm welcome to Ben Murrin who played his first hurling match for the u10’s, well done and welcome back to Andrew Nealon who returned to the club. Football training on Monday night and hurling on Thursday night in Seagrange Park. A valiant effort by the Dublin Ladies U14 team saw them lose out to Galway by 1pt in the All Ireland Final last Saturday, the mentors and players all done themselves and Dublin proud. Well done to all, they say “you have to lose one to win one”, roll on next year. .
U8’s, thanks to Parnells for a great match, well done to the whole team, best for NDG was Anna and Daniel McManus. Training moved to St Peters and Paul’s school 6 – 7pm on Tuesday evenings. U9’s beat St Finians by 26 points to 4, mom for NDG was Richie Wynne. U10 a great performance by both sets of players in very hot conditions with NDG coming out on top 2-9 to 0-5., well done lads and lady for a great game and some great inter passing, Most imp. player is Dylan Bennett, well done Dylan keep the good work going, mom the whole team as they battled through very hot conditions, well done everyone. The very best of luck to the Dublin ladies U14 team who are in the All Ireland final on Saturday 12th June in Kiltoom at 3.45 good luck girls.
A great 4-1 win for our U8’s v St. Pats Palmerstown in their first hurling match, many thanks to Pats for traveling in bad weather, best for NDG Jack Crean and Mom Alan Lawless, special mention for a great goal scored by Ben Grassick. U9’s lost 10-6 away to Round Towers, a great game was enjoyed by all, Jack Kennedy was MOM for NDG, a special word of thanks to Roundtowers for the loan of Conor and Alex who did a great job. U10’s played a great game of hurling against a very good Maurs side, best for NDG was whole team and M.imp Alex Mathews, big thank you to the parents who came out to Rush on such a wet morning. U16 boys had a good win in the league against second placed Boden to hold onto top spot, Jonnie in Midfield had hands of glue in the second half and Lee McDermot also had a cracker. Well done to the Dublin Ladies Football team who won their All Ireland semi-final last Saturday, roll on the Dubs in an All Ireland final.
Our U8’s had a tough first match on Saturday morning against Na Fianna, well done to all, best for NDG was Nathan Melia with Ciaran Bolger most improved. The U9’s team played in a 3 team blitz on Saturday morning with Erin go Bragh hosting. In the first match NDG won by two skill points with superb blocks by the lads. In our second game NDG played strong Parnells teams and came out victorious by two points, onto the third game and again NDG where to strong for our host team to win by two goals to no score, and so to the final game where there was a reverse of our first game with Parnells with NDG going down by 1 point. There was some great team performances and great football with Paul Nestor shinning for NDG throughout the blitz. U10’s – a great game of football played by both NDG and St Finians with NDG just edging it in a very entertaining game with some brilliant displays from both sides, with whole team giving MOM performances. U13 NDG had a hard fought victory with only 13 players against a tough Naomh Fionnbarra’s team. Great all round display from the lads in black n white. U13 girls lost to a good Skerries team, best for NDG was Danelle and Karla, many thanks to Chris from Skerries for the cold cool pops at half time. U15 girls wrapped up their league with a tremendous win on Saturday, they are now league winners and deservedly so, they have had a great league campaign winning every game, you have a very proud mentor who is still drying off after the soaking you all gave her. Its a great achievement girls and the club is very proud of you all. Many congratulations to the Dublin Ladies U14 team who are Leinster Champions after a great win over Kildare on Sunday. Well done girls and good luck in the All Ireland semi final this weekend.
Nursery played Fingal Ravens on Saturday in glorious sun shine, Cian Donnelly and Annastasia were superb, special mention to Mickeal and Nathan who played their first game. U9 played some great hurling to win 6 goal 1 pt to nil, mom was Cian Grassick. U10’s a great game of hurling played by both teams, some excellent hurling from NDG with the whole team giving it everything well done lads. Football training Monday and Hurling training every Thursday. Great win for U11 girls on Tuesday against Parnells 5-6 to 0-2 potm goes to the whole team as they were all great. U13 girls had a great game v Na Fianna in Seagrange, girls played great with Karla, Rebecca, and Niamh playing great. Get well soon wishes go out to Joy our Club Secretary, hope you are back soon.
Our sincere condolences go to the Foley family on the death of Paddy who was a stalwart Chiarans player, mentor, Manager and member for over 40 years. Paddy also in later years helped with the new Gaa club in Baldoyle and helped restart the Juvenile section of Binn Eadir, one of life true gentlemen, Paddy Foley. Congratulations to our U9 boys who made their Communion on Saturday and our U9/U10’s who were for once angelic like, singing in the choir. U16 boys had a very good win V Cuala in Dalkey last Monday good work ethic and discipline lead to the win with Ciano and Davey having a great game. U13 girls many thanks to Lucan for the friendly on Sunday in a tough but fair game, the Baldoyle girls came out on top with Karla Ong, Ciara Lawless and Ciara Murrey having great games. U15 girls had a brilliant win over O’Dwyers on Thursday playing fantastic football in the process, girl of the match Lisa Flood, the girls carried on their unbeaten run by Naomh Mearnog on Saturday a great team performance. Keep up the good work girls you are all doing great. Minors gave a good performance V Fingallians loosing by 2 pts with Al and Bermo having a fine game, many thanks to Fingallians for the help with the fixture. The U11 girls have a match in Seagrange park on Tuesday 11th @ 6.30pm all support is very welcome.
NDG U9’s drew with Trinity Gaels 4-4.it was a great game and all the boys performed really well.MOM was Eoin Kelly.Our U10’s played a super game of hurling against a strong O’Tooles side with some very good hurling from both sides.MOM Cian Grassick for some brilliant saves,Mip Craig.Well done to Lauren and the Ladies U14’s who had a great win on Tuesday to get themselves into the Leinster final,Good luck girls !! Dissapointment again for our U15 girls when their game was called off on Thursday. Refixed for this Thursday 7:15 in Seagrange Park all support welcome and appricated.All entries for the design a jersey competion need to be returned by 12/05. Good luck to all entrents.Congratulations to the Dublin U21 team on their great performance and All Ireland success. Lotto numbers 1,7,9,29 No winner nxt wek J.pot €5100 after the bank holiday €1000 draw.45 club winner was no 42 Jen Fitzgerald .
U9 and new U8’s had a friendly game on Saturday with brother V brother and a good mornings fun had by all, mom Al Burke, U8’s best player. Thanks to the U9’s for the help. U10’s played a great game Vs St Monica’s with victory going to NDG. Special thanks to the girls Alex Nestor, Sophie and Katie for coming down, mom – whole team, with Dylan Bennett most improved, training as usual. U13 girls had a great game V Clontarf on Sunday with some great performances all round from the Baldoyle girls. Disappointment for the U15 girls all set to play O’Dwyers on Saturday but no referee showed up. Minor team had a good 5pt win over Sylvestors last Monday, player of the match Connor Kelly.