Our Annual General Meeting took place recently in our clubhouse in Camden. Even though a small number attended none the less it was a very productive meeting.
The following officers were elected for 2015. President J J Kelly, Chairman Martin McMullan, Vice Chairman James McSweeney, Secretary John Middleton Jnr, Assistant Secretary Gerard Ryan, Treasurer Ronan Cogan, Registrar Catherine McMullan
James McSweeney and David(Mattie) Walsh have taken charge of both Hurling and Football teams.
We would like to wish all the officers,committee members and teams both Junior and Juvenile all the best for 2015
BOTH OF OUR AGMS TAKE PLACE NEXT WEEK IN OUR CLUBHOUSE IN CAMDEN. THE JUNIOR AGM TAKES PLACE ON WEDNESDAY 21ST AT 7.30 P.M. AND THE JUVENILE ONE TAKES PLACE ON SUNDAY MORNING 25TH AT 11A.M. ALL MEMBERS AND PARENTS ARE REQUESTED TO ATTEND.
1ST PRIZE HAMPER JOHN NOONAN C/0 MICK NOONAN
2ND PRIZE MINI HAMPER DONIE CURAN
3RD PRIZE VOUCHER & WINE PAT MURPHY
4TH PRIZE WINE & CHOCOLATES TRISHA ROONEY
5TH PRIZE BOTTLE WHISKEY JAMES FEGAN
6TH PRIZE €50.00 LEE MORLEY
7TH PRIZE VOUCHER & WINE ANTHONY SHEEHAN
8TH PRIZE APPLIANCE SERVICE & WINE MARY GILLIS
9TH PRIZE BOTTLE WHISKEY JOHN KENNY
10TH PRIZE €50.00 SHEA FITZGIBBON GOOD
11TH PRIZE 3 BAGS COAL RHYS KELLY NOONAN
12TH PRIZE BOTTLE WHISKEY BARRY FITZGIBBON
13TH PRIZE FRAMED PICTURE & WINE MARY NOONAN
14TH PRIZE BOTTLE BRANDY ROSE O CALLAGHAN
15TH PRIZE LUNCH VOUCHER €25.00 JAMES BARRY
16TH PRIZE BOTTLE WHISKEY EILEEN MIDDLETON
17TH PRIZE CASE BUDWEISER PADDY BURKE
18TH PRIZE €50.00 IAN GOOD
19TH PRIZE BOTTLE WHISKEY CATHAL RONAYNE
THE CLUB WOULD LIKE TO THANK THOSE WHO DONATED PRIZES AND BOUGHT TICKETS AND WOULD LIKE TO WISH EVERYONE A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND BEST WISHES FOR 2014
The January Cork County Board Draw took place last Thursday evening in Johnnys Return in Crosshaven. We would like to congratulate Teddy Lynch and Eileen Aherne who both won prizes at this draw. Congratulations also to all the other winners.
BEST OF LUCK TO THE JUNIOR FOOTBALLERS WHO PLAY KINSALE IN JUNIOR FOOTBALL B LEAGUE FINAL TO EVENING 3RD SEPTEMBER IN BELGOOLY.
ONCE AGAIN WE HAVE COMPLETED A VERY SUCCESSFUL SUMMER CAMP. A LARGE NUMBER TOOK PART WITH OVER 70 CHILDREN PARTICIPATING IN THIS CAMP FROM THE AGES OF 5 TO 13.
ON THE SECOND DAY OF THE CAMP WE WHERE VERY LUCKY TO HAVE THE CAPTAIN OF THE CORK SENIOR HURLING TEAM PA CRONIN AND FORMER CORK FOOTBALLER KEVIN KEHELY VISIT THEY HAD TRAINING SESSIONS, PHOTOS AND AUTOGRAPH TIME WITH THE LADS.
OF COURSE THE CAMP WOULD NOT BE A SUCCESS BUT FOR ALL THE QUALIFIED COACHES FROM OUR CLUB WHO TOOK THE TIME TO BE THERE TO IMPART THEIR KNOWLEDGE TO THE YOUNGER MEMBERS OF OUR CLUB. FOR THIS WE ARE VERY GRATEFUL.
AND TO THE BACK GROUND TEAM. IN PARTICULAR TO SERINA AND KATIE WHO SPENT THE FOUR MORNINGS KEEPING THE COACHES FED AND LOOKING AFTER ANY MISHAPS DURING TRAINING. EXCELLENT WORK LADIES.
THANKS ALSO TO JOHN MIDDLETON JUNIOR WHO WAS THE MAIN CO ORDINATOR OF THE CAMP ON EACH DAY. HE KEPT THE TRAINING SESSIONS RUNNING SMOOTHLY, AND ALL OTHER ASPECTS OF THE DAY TO DAY RUNNING OF THE CAMP. WELL DONE JOHN.
EXCELLENT PHOTOS WERE ALSO TAKEN BY RAY RYAN AND HOWARD CROWDY AND THESE CAN BE SEEN ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE AND ALSO ON THIS WEBSITE. THANKS HOWARD AND RAY.
The new Chill Insurance Cork jersey is now available for purchase at Páirc Uí Rinn at special discounted prices as follows:
Jerseys on sale from 9.30am to 12.30pm and from 2pm to 4pm Monday to Friday.
REPORT ON JUVENILE MATCHES ON JUVENILE SECTION OF WEBSITE SEE DOWN THE SIDE OF THIS PAGE FOR TO FIND SECTION.
JUNIOR MATCH REPORTS
REPORTS OF JUNIOR MATCHES ARE ON THE DROP DOWN BOX UNDER MATCH REPORTS
Our Annual Dinner Dance took place last evening 8th February in the Royal Cork Yacht Club. A large number of over 100 people attend this event which was a very enjoyable occasion. Amongst the large number of people in attendance were the Chairman of the South East Board John Middleton Snr, our President J J Kelly and the Chairperson of the Camogie Club Colette O Connor. This annual event has become one of the highlights of the clubs calendar and at this dinner the following awards are presented. Hurler and Footballer of the Year and the Hall of Fame Award. Last evening we also presented certificates to people who had successfully completed Foundation Level and Level One coaching courses. The recipients of these certificates were
James McSweeney and Redvers McGrath both received Level One Certs
Pat Murphy, James McCarthy, Adam Purcell, Damian McMullan, Denis Middleton, John Middleton Jnr, Sean Pierce received Fountation Level Certs
Bernard Lynch, Mick Noonan, also completed this course but were unable to attend the Dinner Dance.
Hurler of the Year was presented to Gearoid Harrington
Footballer of the Year was presented to Jamie Fitzgerald
John Fitzgerald was the recipient of the Hall of Fame award. John has had a lifelong association with Crosshaven GAA Club, beginning his career at Juvenile Level were he played in all grades. At Under 16 he won a Hurling League Medal when Crosshaven were merged with Carrigaline in 1965, he was a member of the 1969 hurling team that won a South East Junior 'A' Championship, he won several other hurling and football titles down through and was awarded Hurler of the Year in 1976.
At committee level he has held a number of positions, including Assistant Secretary, Hurling and Football Secretary, Registrar, Chairman of the Juveniles, Vice Chairman and was Chairman of the Club from 1979 to 1982. He has been involved in many other aspects of the club for many years and is truly a worthy recipient.
Congratulations to John, Jamie and Geariod on their awards and all our new coaches on achievements.
We would like to thank John and Fiona Middleton on organising the night, to all the those who donated spot prizes and to Peter Lee of Blarney Crystal.
John Middleton is the new elected Chairman of the South East Board a great honour for John as he is the first Crosshaven person to be elected Chairman of the Board it is also a great honour for the Club we wish him well in his new position in the ever changing divisional structures within the GAA..Johnny was Chairman of our club for 16 years from 1988 to 2004 within his stewardship we saw the purchase and development of our pitch in Camden and the Building of our club house and dressing rooms. He was also our first receipent of our Hall of fame Award in 2005 and a football Selector with the 1998 team that brought the South East to Crosshaven for the First time since 1966. He has been Vice Chairman of the Board for the past number of years and Chairman of the GPC and County Board Delegate. Johnny has been a true and great GAA man all his life and it is a accolade well deserved. Congraulations Johnny from all in the Club on a well deserved honour.