Drumcullen club notes

Club Notes -16th December 2019


Numbers drawn on Saturday, 14th November 2019 were 7, 14, 20 & 29. No match 3 winners,. Lucky dip –Ollie Nugent  c/o Peter Lyons, Conor & Eoin Kelly c/o Shane Kelly, Annie Carroll c/o Noel Quegan, Mary and Sean Yeates c/o Sean Yeates, Harry Ryan c/o Mary Ryan. Deirdre Gath won the promoters prize. Next week’s jackpot is €7,300 and team 1 are on rota.

Walking Track

The walking track lights will be turned on each Monday, Wednesday and Friday night from 6:30 to 8:30pm for all those who want to run or walk.

Club Gear

Our club gear is very popular this Christmas, so don’t be left disappointed. Contact Peadar Nugent on 086 302 2223 to arrange a visit to our club shop. Items can also be viewed on our website at www.drumcullengaa.com .

Speedy Recovery

The club wishes Sean Hynes a speedy recovery from his recent illness.

Puc Fada

The annual hurling Puc Fada on the road takes place again on St. Stephens Day at 11:am from Rath to Fivealley. Refreshments will be served in The Fivealley Inn afterwards. Entry for adults is €10 and €5 for underage. This is a great family fun day and all are welcome.


Our graduation ceremony from the underage Liam Lyons Academy was held on Wednesday last. Special guest Offaly Hurler of the Year, Ben Conneely presented certificates to Jack Molloy, MacDara Murphy and Michael Hackett. Liam Lyons, who the academy was named after was also remembered on the night. Liam began his hurling with these lads. His sister Creagh accepted his certificate. Huge thanks to Ben for attending and for his inspirational words of encouragement to the lads. Also thanks to the ladies who provided the refreshments.

Table Quiz

The academy will be holding a table Quiz in the hall for underage players on the 27th December at 7;00 in Rath Hall. All invited.


We extend our deepest sympathy to the family relatives and friends of the late, John Buckley Clara.