PRO Notes 12.3.2017

Senior Men.

The Committee held their first meeting of the season and was very productive.  The Agenda covered agm items carried forward and future club activity along with planning events in the near future.  A social club night is on the horizon (details tbc) at Buckley’s Bar in Queensbury.  Noreen Buckley recently sponsored the training tops for the Men’s team.  The Club is supporting the Ruislip Development through the purchasing of plaques and would encourage further purchases.  Player’s membership fee is due for the new season and is to be given to Jimmy Wilson and includes 2 tops.

The team played their first game on Sunday and unfortunately lost in a very good game:  NLS 2-08 to Parnells 1-07, with NLS scoring 1-01 in injury time.  Pre-season training continues at Whitmore School, Porlock Ave, Harrow Middx HA2 0AD.  Meeting every Tuesday for the foreseeable future, 7.30pm meet at the pitch next to the school.  Nearest tube is Harrow on the Hill. All new players welcome, please contact Dennis Diggins (07768 352680).

Forthcoming Events:  Club Trip to Maynooth, Co Kildare on the 8th and 9th April, staying at The Glen Royal Hotel.  Golf Day on the 5/5/2017 at Mill Hill Golf Club, 2pm.  All details and forms on the Club Website.

Youth News

All our weekly training sessions are underway with details as previously published, however, training is cancelled for this Friday 17/3 only at Cedars.  The u17’s played Dulwich Harps at St Pauls Academy and in a closely contested contest had a narrow victory by 3 points; 5-06 – 3-09.  Well done boys.

‘Race for Sam & Liam’- Entries by envelope (available soon from committee members), £10 ea. with a cash prize of £500.  Club trip to Oughterard, Co Galway taking place from the 30/4 – 1/5 2017.  Next Youth meeting is on the 29th of March 7.30pm at The Green Man in Kingsbury.

Congratulations to Parnells Ladies on the receipt of their recent prestigious Irish World Award-Ladies Football Team of the Year.  We extend our condolences to the family of our PRO, Irene Sheridan, whose uncle, Robert (Bob) Dardis, a lifelong member of Lucan Sarsfields GAA passed away.

A Happy St Patricks Day to all.

For all Parnells Club activity, please visit our website www.parnellsgaa.com where further details and information is published.