Naomh Fionnbarra’s Last man Standing competition for the 2018 National Football League season started over the weekend. There were 102 entrants who made it through to Round 2 and after wins for Dublin, Kerry, Monaghan, Galway, Cavan, Cork, Roscommon and Meath 59 entrants made it through to Round 3 which is on next weekend. Well done to those who made it through and hard luck to those who were knocked out.
Hard luck to our own William Woods who lined out at corner forward v Cavan on Saturday evening in the second Round of the league as they were beaten 3-17(26) to 0-13(13).
Well done to Leanne Sharkey, Shauna Markey, Deirbhile Osborne and Roinin Osborne who were part of the Louth Ladies panel who beat Carlow in Darver on Sunday 2-9(15) to 1-6(9) in Round 2 of the League.
Congratulations to Deirbhile Osborne, Leanne Sharkey, Shauna Markey and Roisin Osborne on Louth ladies impressive win over Kilkenny in Round 1 of the National League in Portlaoise on Sunday afternoon. Deirbhile Osborne controlled the back line from the centre back position and was helped in the second half by sister Roisin who made several runs forward. Leanne Sharkey had her usual scoring boots on getting 4 points after her introduction. Louth finished with a total of 7-24 to Kilkenny’s 1-1.
The Naomh Fionnbarra intermediate men are continuing S&C training in preparation for the season ahead. Any players over 17 years of age are welcome and training is on Monday and Friday nights at the moment.
2018 season is off to a great start for the Naomh Fionnbarra Ladies team. Manager Mark McArdle along with Niall Campbell and Andrew Rodgers are welcoming new players to join the panel.Training is on Tuesday nights from 8:30-9:30pm in Walshestown and bootcamp in Dunleer on Thursdays from 8-9pm. If interested contact Marie on 0876528898. Make 2018 memorable with by joining Naomh Fionnbarra ladies football team.
Club Barrs will run for the next three years to help with the development of John Markey Park which will benefit the whole community.
Benefits of Club Barrs’ €20 monthly payments include: Adult membership of Naomh Fionnbarra GFC 2018,2019,2020, Weekly entry to the Club Lotto, Free entry into club Barrs Annual Raffles for All Ireland football and Hurling Tickets, A Club Barrs Jacket, Entry into a Christmas Raffle for 2 x €100 One for all vouchers, If interested please contact a committee member: Peter 0874163078, Martin 0874102081, Nicola 0863939149, Ashley 0861081049, Marie 0876528898.
The club would like to express our deepest sympathy to the family of Bernadette Caffrey, Adamstown. May she Rest In Peace.