Latest Laois Sport: Durrow Sports Roundup

Latest Laois Sport: Durrow Sports Roundup

Your sports news from in and around Durrow


SPLIT THE BUCKET Participate in the exciting weekly chance to win instant cash with ‘Split the Bucket.’ You can join in two ways: contact Richie (087) 9294742, Tom (087) 6159226 or Shane (087) 2034035 to establish a monthly standing order. Investing €8 monthly grants one entry per week, while €20 monthly provides three entries weekly, saving you €72 annually. Alternatively, play for €2 a ticket, at local businesses hosting our buckets. Best of luck to all participants, and thank you for your continued support to the Harps GAA Club!
CONGRATULATIONS to Ciaran Flynn, Bobby Murphy, Rory Dunne, Eoghan Murphy, Cody Comerford and Mark Downey who all are part of this year’s Laois U20 Hurling Panel. Best wishes to the lads and all the Laois U20 Team and management for the year ahead.

St. Brigids hold out after great rally from The Harps
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THE HARPS CAMOGIE CLUB: Follow all the latest news from the club here online.

THIRTY YEARS ANNIVERSARY: The Harps Camogie Club wishes to invite all past and present players and committee members to our 30 year Anniversary Dinner Dance and medal presentation. A great night guaranteed where we will be looking back on all our achievements over the last 30 years whilst presenting medals for our most recent success. On the night medals will be presented to our 2023 Junior County Final Winners, Junior Leinster Final Runners up Medals and 2023 Leinster League winners. More details to follow soon in relation to tickets. The event will be held in The Castle Arms Hotel on February 17th. Music by Sweet Freedom on the night.
APPEAL – We are looking for your Harps Camogie Club photos from the last 30 years so that we can display them at our Dinner Dance. If you have any photos of the teams throughout the past 30 years please get in contact with the Harps Camogie Club Facebook page.

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FOR HIRE Astro Pitch Hire, suitable for 7-a-side soccer social groups, casual bookings and team activities. For all enquiries or to make a booking please contact or call (085) 7088511.
KILKENNY U14s: Well done to Kilkenny U14s who beat WWEC 5 – 1 on Sunday. All four Lions players involved as they continue preparations for the Kennedy Cup. Rian in goals, Danny in defence, Fionn in midfield and Alex in attack. Keep up the good work lads.
LADIES – WE WANT YOUR INPUT: Calling All Female Players, Past and Present: The FAI are currently investigating the reasons why females drop out of soccer within the Midlands Region, so they can provide a better pathway for females to play and stay in the game. If you are a past or current female player or female that did not play the sport, please complete the short survey here online.
RESULT: Pat Maher Shield Quater Final – Lions AFC 2 V 3 Ormonde Villa. Scorers: Darragh Kelly and Jim O’Connor.

photo of two boys playing soccer
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JOIN US – The club is always looking for more Juvenile and Senior members to join up. Why not consider it – a great way to get outside to a new hobby! All fishing membership cards can be bought in The Gala Shop Durrow, Lawlors Flower Shop Durrow, and in Fran’s Fishing Shop Mountrath. All day tickets and full membership cards are available. There are court appointed water keepers overseeing the club’s waters and you could be asked for membership. Please ensure all membership and tickets are valid and please adhere to club rules listed on the membership cards. Happy Fishing!
RIVER SUCK TRIP RESULTS: First – Shane Donohue with 9lb 14oz; Second – Tommy Coffey with 9lb 10oz; Third – Seamus Coffey with 7lb 6oz.

Ballinakill, Cullohill, Durrow and Spink news courtesy of The Castle Arms Hotel
Your Ballinakill, Cullohill, Durrow and Spink news courtesy of The Castle Arms Hotel


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