It was yet another successful morning in Ballyrickard with a big crowd of children and parents gathered, with the action kicking off at 11.00
Thanks to all the parents who generously donated some baking, as the teas and coffees went down well.
Thanks to all the coaches who continue to bring out the best in all the children, all the time encouraging, supporting and helping them to improve their skills.
The Skill of the week for the U10 Boys is the Hook Kick so happy practising boys!
The Skill for the U8/U10 Girls and Boys is the Over Head Catch, so happy practicing to all the boys and girls during the week.
A huge Congratulations to our Players of the Week:
U6 Boys Fionn Smith
U6 Girl Ina Horan
U8 Boys Jamie O’Regan
U8 Girl Jessie Griffin
U10 Girl Fiadh McCarthy
U10 Boy Ruairi Kennedy
The dates for the Kerins ORahillys Summer Football Camp has been announced for July 30th to August 3rd 2018 in Strand Road commencing at 10.30 am to run to 2 pm daily.
There is great interest and excitement about the camp so book early to avoid disappointment as we have had huge numbers for the past few years.
Hope to see you all at the Academy next Sunday the 17th June 2018 at 11am
The U10 Go Games were away in Na Gaeil last Thursday evening the 7th June at 6.30pm with some great games being played on a balmy summer’s evening – both our teams performed well on the night.
The U8 Go Games are away this week on Thursday 14th in Na Gaeil at 6.30pm
U12’s A&B teams travelled to Glenbeigh on Sunday 10th June to take on the locals.
The A team played very well in what was a competitive physical battle winning out in the end on a score line of 5-18 to 4-12, well done boys.
The B team played well also but were unlucky with some scoring attempts, losing out in the end , 5-12 to 4-03.
The U12 A&B Team play at home to Keel next Sunday the 17th June 2018 throw in at 6pm in Healy Park.
The Coiste Trá Lí league kicked off last week when we played Na Gaeil in Healy Park and after a well contested game we eventually came out on top, 5-14 to 5-08.
The next game in this league will take place this coming Thursday night in John Mitchels against the home side where throw in is @ 7 pm.
The Central Region league kindly sponsored by Kellihers Toyota will commence on Monday night 18th June next; we play in division 1 where we are grouped with Ballymacelligott, Na Gaeil, Austin Stacks & Laune Rangers – we are away to Ballymac in the opening round which will have a throw in time of 19.00.
Games will be played each Monday night culminating in the semi finals on the 23rd July and the final on the 30th July – full list of fixtures can be viewed on our website calendar.
We wish our U-15s all the best in Mallow next Sat 16th when they compete in the Munster Super touch competition.
We will compete in county league division 3B which will commence on Weds 20th June when we welcome Ballyduff to Strand Road – games will continue on each successive Wednesday nights with throw in times of 7 pm – the other teams in our group are: John Mitchels, Ardfert, Gneeveguilla and Kilgarvan /Tousist. Full list of games can be seen on our website calendar.
The top two teams in division 3A & 3B will compete in the division 3 semi finals and those teams finishing 3rd and 4th in each division will compete in the division 4 semis.