Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

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Lotto: Sponsored by Almas Takeaway, Milltown The fortnightly club lotto draw took place on Monday last, March 7th at the club grounds. There was no jackpot or match 3 winner on this occasion. The numbers drawn were 3, 26, 27 and the bonus ball was 16.

Lucky Dip winners were as follows:
€50 – Eugene O’Sullivan, Milltown
€50 – Joan Courtney, Waterville
€25 – Cath Pavlovic, Firies
€25 – Ann Hogan, Milltown
€25 – Maurice Daly, Ballyfinnane
€25 – Tracey Donovan, Listowel

Our next club lotto draw is next week (Monday, March 21st, 2022) where the jackpot will be €12,600. Get your draw tickets or renew your yearly tickets online on Clubforce or get your tickets for the next draw from all the usual local outlets. Mile búiochas do gach duine for playing Milltown/Castlemaine Clubs Fortnightly Fundraiser, the money raised is vital to the day to day running of our club and your support is sincerely appreciated.

All involved in Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club were saddened to hear of the passing of Willie Spring of Ballyraemeen, Castlemaine in recent days.
Willie represented the club with distinction both on and off the field and was a former chairperson and three-time winner of the Mid Kerry Senior Football Championship in 1961, 1962 and 1965.
Our deepest sympathies are with Willie’s wife Sheila, his sons Liam, Lactain and Emmett, sister Anna, daughters-in-law Emer, Eileen and Karena, all 8 grandchildren, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours & many friends.
Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.

Under 8 Girls:
We have very exciting news…our under 8 training is commencing on Monday WEEK, March 21st!  We will start at 6.15 and finish at 7.15.
Mouthgaurds are COMPULSORY. Please encourage your child to practice wearing them in the coming week- so they will be used to them before training commences. Covid 19 is still very prevalent so please be vigilant and DO NOT present your child for training if you have any concerns re same. Please be RESPECTFUL and let me know if your child can or cannot attend training. ALL PLAYERS MUST BE REGISTERED  prior to starting training. We are all looking forward to a fun filled year of football!
Any queries to Deirdre on 086/1703332.

Mid Kerry Senior Football League: Round 6 Result
Milltown/Castlemaine’s Senior ‘A’ side who are kindly sponsored by Almas Takeaway and Bathrooms4U made it three wins from four games on Sunday last after a 1-13 to 0-05 victory at home to Laune Rangers ‘B’ in the Mid Kerry Senior Football League.

County Senior Football League: Division 2, Round 1 Fixture
Milltown/Castlemaine ‘A’ will get their Division 2 County Senior Football League campaign underway this weekend when they welcome Listowel Emmetts to the Paddy Burke Memorial Park for a 2:00pm throw-in on Sunday, March 20th.

County Senior Football League: Division 6, Round 1 Fixture
Milltown/Castlemaine ‘B’ will play host to Kerins O’Rahillys ‘B’ on Thursday, March 17th (St Patrick’s Day) in Division 6 of the County Senior Football League.

Keane’s Supervalu County Minor Football League: Division 4A Result
On Saturday last, March 12th, Milltown/Castlemaine’s Minors had a good victory over Northern Gales to make it two wins from two games. The final score was 4-05 to 0-09.

Keane’s Supervalu County Minor Football League: Round 3 Fixture
Milltown/Castlemaine are on the road next Saturday, March 19th as they take on Castleisland Desmonds at 4:00pm in Castleisland.

St Patrick’s Day Parades:
Milltown/Castlemaine GAA will be taking part in the Milltown and Castlemaine St Patrick’s Day Parades which are at 10:00am in Milltown and 11:15am in Castlemaine. All are welcome and encouraged to bring club flags and club gear.

Join your local club, one of the fastest growing clubs in the county:
GAA 4 All – Returns in April, date TBC
MC MINIS – Start date Saturday 26th March in Milltown Community Centre at 9:30am

Boys born 2017 and (2018 if accompanied by an adult)
Girls born 2016 & 2017 and (2018 if accompanied by an adult)

U7 Boys Start date Wednesday 30th March at 6:30pm at club grounds in Milltown

Born 2015 & 2016

U9 Boys Start date Wednesday 23rd March at 6:30pm at club grounds in Milltown
Born 2013 & 2014

U8 Girls Start date Monday 21st March at 6:15pm at club grounds in Milltown
Born 2014 & 2015

U10 Girls Start date TBC
Born 2015 & 2016

Any queries:
MC Minis contact is Katie O’Sullivan 0873205344
U7-U10 contact is Liam Doherty 0860413593
GAA 4 All contact is Gillian Twiss 0877678108
If you are new to the area and you wish to join an older group, contact Ian Twiss (0872521053).

New players welcome to try out to see how much they enjoy it!

Membership Due

Membership fees for 2022 are now due and can be paid online by visiting Club membership is open to Adult Players, Adult Non-Players, Juvenile Players and Families and New Members are always welcome.

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