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30th May 2024

RESULT:  On Thursday May 23rd. at the Michael Fox Memorial Park in the Bon Secours Hospital South Senior Hurling League Blackrock 1-17 Garryspillane 1-13.

WELL DONE LIMERICK HURLERS: Well Done to Limerick Senior Hurlers, Management and Backroom team on the great victory over Waterford in the Munster Senior Hurling Championship Round 5 game in Sunday last scoring a 0.30 to 2.14 win and a place in the Munster Final when they play Clare in Thurles on Sunday week June 9th

FORMER CLUB HURLER IN VICTORY CELEBRATION: Members of the Limerick Minor Hurling Centenary winners 1984 gathering on Sunday for 40th year celebrations since that last minor victory over Kilkenny following a replay. John O’Neill a former player was a member of Munster and All Ireland winning team and was presented with a memento of the occasion by Phil Bennis who was team Manager. Well Done to all involved in the very special celebrations.

CONGRATULATIONS: Well Done to Scoil Fhionain Pupil and member of Blackrock/Effin Camogie Club. Eva Hennessy who was a member of the Limerick Camogie Team that played Waterford in Cumann na mBunscoil Munster GAA Primary Games at half time of the Munster Senior Hurling Championship Round 5 TUS Gaelic Grounds on Sunday. Comghghairdeas and Best Wishes are extended to all the 6th year Students including a number of club members, who Graduated from Scoil Pol on Thursday evening last May 23rd. Congratulations are extended to Castle United Under 12 Team that last week won the Division 2 League Title on Tuesday evening May 28th. after winning the Division 1 CupTitle on Saturday afternoon May 25th. A number Blackrock Club players and mentors were part of the Double Winning team. Well Done to all involved on a very successful year.

BEST OF LUCK: Best of Luck is extended to Ballyhoura Comalthas Ceolteoiri Eireann and all involved in the organising and running of Fleadh Ceoil Luimnigh in Kifinane this Bank Holiday weekend

LOTTO: result of Draw held on Thursday May 23rd.
The Numbers drawn were 3, 7, 9. 23. No Winner. Lucky Dip Winners : €40. Ciara Flynn, Treada na Ri. Kifinane Promoter : Healy’s Bar.. €20. Etna Cullinane , Barrack Street, Kilfinane. Promoter :Brendan O’Brien. €20. Caitriona Quinn, Bosnetstown, Kilfinane Promoter : Brendan O’Brien. €20 Liam Lawless Snr. Cush. Promoter O’Shaughnessy’s Bar. €20. Mark Duggan, Ballyroe Lower, Kilfinane Promoter: Healy’s Bar. Next Draw on this Thursday May 30th. Jackpot €13,000.

18th May 2024

Club EGM: Blackrock GAA Club held an Extraordinary General Meeting on Monday May 13th. which was held at the Pavilion, Michael Fox Memorial Park,to fill vacant positions at the top table, the meeting which was very well attended was chaired by Seoirse Bulfin Vice-Chairman who welcomed all present . The following were elected to positions, Chairman: Ben Murphy Jnr. Treasurer: Pat McGrath. Asst. Treasurer: Patrick Sheedy. PRO: Hugh Murphy.
Best of Luck: Best of Luck is extended to club players Alex Burchill and Conor Gilligan, also to Callan Ensor who is a selector with the team when they play Dublin in the Celtic Challenge league Semi Final on this Saturday May 18th in Abbotstown Dublin at 11.30am

Club Lotto: Result of Blackrock G.A.A. Club Lotto Draw held on Thursday May 16th. The Numbers drawn were 2, 4, 12, and 18 . No Winner. Lucky Dip Winners : €40. Tommy Hanley, West End Kilfinane. Promoter : Brendan O’Brien, €20. Ian McMahon, Glebe Road, Kilinane Promoter : Declan Danaher, €20. Brendan O’Brien, Vale View, Kilfinane. Promoter: Brendan O’Brien. €20. Kelly Maguire, Promoter: McGrath’s Bar. €20. John Healy, Main Street, Kilfinane Promoter: Healy’s Bar. Next Draw on Thursday May 23rd. .Jackpot €13,000.

15th May 2024

Congratulations: to Alex Burchill and Conor Gilligan who played with the U17 Limerick team who beat Antrim in the Celtic Challenge quarter final.

Lotto: 9th May; no winner, numbers drawn 8, 15, 19, 20.  Lucky dip €40 Rita Murphy, Promotor Harrys,
€20 lucky dips Liam Moloney, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Tommy Murphy, Promotor Centra. Donnacha Leahy, Promotor Fintan Leahy, Dennis McSweeney, Promotor Harrys.
Jackpot remains at €13,000

24th April 2024

Congratulations to Blackrock Effin u15 camogie team, who won Div 3 of Feile.
Well done to the Junior A team who beat Kildimo Pallaskenry in the league last week, and the U17 boys who beat Coslea Gaels 2-09 to 0-08.
Congratulations to Conor Gilligan and Alex Burchill who are currently playing in the Celtic league with Limerick U17’s. Great win v West Cork at the weekend, and best of luck v Clare this weekend.
Congratulations to the Limerick Senior hurlers in a super victory v Clare at the weekend.

EGM: Continuation of the EGM on Monday 29th at 8pm in the Sportsfield.

Lotto: no winner, numbers drawn 6, 7, 8, 20. €40 lucky dip, Shane Gubbins, Promotor Brendan O'Brien,
€20 lucky dips, Marie Burke, Promotor Fintan Leahy, Noreen Clancy, Promotor Harrys, Sean O'Sullivan, West End, Promotor Carmel Murpy, Alice Carroll, Promotor Brendan O'Brien, the jackpot remains at €13,000

11th April 2024

Results: Jnr A All county league, Blackrock 2-18 Bruff 2-20.

Fixtures: Senior League V Glenroe Thursday 11th April in Glenroe at 6.30pm, and V Kilmallock Wednesday 17th April in Kilfinane. Junior A league V Kildimo Pallaskenry in Kilfinane on Sunday 14th at 12md

Lotto: numbers drawn were 6, 12, 26, 27.

No winner, €40 lucky dip went to Ellen Danaher. Promotor Declan Danaher

€20 lucky dips went to; Tony McMahon, Promotor Declan Danaher, Sheena and Jack Kenny, Promotor Carmel Murphy, Alice Carroll, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Joan Quinn, Promotor Breda Walsh,

The jackpot remains at €13,000.

20th March 2024

Congratulations to Scoil Pol u19’s on winning the Masita Sportswear All Ireland Post Primary C final V Colaiste Mhuire Ballygar 0-16 to 1-08. Well done to players, management and all in the school.

Lotto: There was no winner of the club lotto. Numbers drawn were 3, 22, 27, 28. The €40 lucky dip went to Rick Green, Promotor Breda Walsh. The €20 lucky dips went to Kiri Hennessy, Promotor Carmel Murphy, Aine Griffin, Promotor Carmel Murphy, Shirley Fitzgerald Promotor Brendan O Brien, The Ryan Grandkids, Promotor McGraths bar. The jackpot remains at €13,000

Fixtures: the Senior league starts on Saturday 6 th April V Kilmallock at 6.30 in Kilfinane and the Junior league starts on Sunday 7 th v Bruff at 12 md in Kilfinane.

21st February 2024

Lotto, no winner, numbers drawn 9, 10, 26, 30. €40 lucky dip went to Joan Quinn, Promotor Breda Walsh

€20 lucky dips, Seamus Nunan, Promotor Brendan O Brien, The Ryan Grandchildren, Promotor McGraths Bar, Kyran O Donnell, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Tom O Callaghan, Promotor  Dave Sheehy.  Next week there will be an additional €1000 in prizes. 

Congratulations to Mary Immaculate Collage on winning the Fitzgibbon cup and to Killian Aherne and Jimmy Quilty.

14th February 2024

There was no winner of the club lotto; numbers drawn; 6, 19, 22, 23.  €40 lucky dip; Ollie Herbert, Promotor Brendan O Brien

€20 lucky dips; Mike Rocke, Promotor Brendan O Brien, P Moloney, Glenroe, Promotor Brendan O Brien, Garry O Rourke, Toor, Promotor Neilus Hennessy, Tom O’Callaghan, Promotor Dave Sheehy

Lotto jackpot remains at €13,000, next draw 15th February

Membership is due, €50 adult, €25 OAP and student.  €20 social membership, there are lotto and membership offers available for a limited time.

3rd January 2024

Long Puck: The Long Puck takes place on New Years day at 1.30 and the proceeds will go to Clionas Foundation in honour of Elma Power who died suddenly this week.

Sympathy to Denis, Louisa and Grace and the Power and Howard families and the staff of Scoil Pol and Powers Pharmacy.

Best wishes for a happy and peaceful new year to all our members and supporters.

Lotto: 3rd Jan . no winner – numbers drawn – 16, 17, 18, 22.

€40 lucky dip –Mike Hayes, Bruff, Promotor Brendan O Brien

€20 lucky dips – Denis McDonnell. Promotor Brendan O’Brien, James, Shane, Conor, Promotor Mollys, Jane Salmon, Promotor Club, Mollys, Promotor Mollys.

Jackpot remains €13,000.  The lotto returns on the 11th January

The Christmas bonus draw €20 x 10; Caitlin O Brien, Jim Croker, Deirdre Fitzpatrick – Promotor Brendan O Brien, Anne Roche, Shanballymore, Mairead O Donoghue – Promotor Mollys, Jim Clery, Promotor Carmel, Joan Quinn, Helen Gleeson – Promotor Breda Walsh, Fintan Leahy, Dave O Flaherty - Promotor Fintan Leahy