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Hurlers win:

Our intermediate hurlers defeated Holycross/Ballycahill in round 2 of the county championship 1-18 to 1-12.

Our goal was a well-worked effort, with Michael Mulcahy stopping the sliothar from going wide and Peter Acheson scoring. Alec Owens was on form yet again with free taking. Another feature was Sean Keating scoring two lovely long range points from play.

Summer Camp:

Moyle Rovers Summer Camp takes place August 12th to 16th bookings can be made now on only. No bookings can be made through the club this year.

Best of luck to our five county minor footballers:

Best of luck to Ross Mulcahy, Luke Boland, Danny Owens, Stephen Quirke and Shane Lonergan on Tipp minor footballer who face Cork in Semple Stadium on Wednesday evening, 15th May.


Sympathies to Mark Ryan and family on the death of his uncle. Also to Eoin Doyle on the death of his grandmother. May they rest in peace.


On this Wednesday evening our minor footballers take on Ardfinnan in Ned Hall Park at 7pm.

On Friday evening the senior football oppose Fethard in round 2 of county championship in Kilsheelan at 7-30pm

On Saturday evening the intermediate footballers take on Fr Sheehy’s in the South championship in Cahir at 6pm.

Draw the Joker:

Results for 5 May 2013.

Matt Ryan, Mullinahone, €100.

Rachel Delahunty, Ballinvoher, €50.

Paul Frazer, Cahir, €50.

Tony Cronin, c/o Seamus Delahunty €25.

This week’s Jackpot €5,000.


Our Under 14s played Cashel in the county quarter-final last Tuesday. Up against a very strong Cashel team our girls acquitted themselves quite well with heroic defending. Emma Tobin led the way with some fantastic saves in goal. The backs got in some tremendous blocks and hooks to prevent Cashel scores. In the end we were beaten but our girls can be very proud of their efforts.

Well done to Manager Mairead Dowling who had these girls in flying form through their series of games.

The Under 16s had their final game of their group last Tuesday night. Both Moyle Rovers and Annacarty went into the game with two wins each and the prize for the winner was a County semi-final spot. Both teams served up a great game of camogie with no quarter asked or given. Moyle Rovers had the better of exchanges early on but this did not convert on the scoreboard. After 15 minutes it was all square with no scores with both defenses were busy.

Moyle Rovers suffered badly when Derbhile Fitzgearld picked up an ankle injury, forcing her to leave the field of play. This seemed to affect the team and Annacarty seized the initiative and got sores to put them 2-3 to 0-0 ahead at half-time.

Great credit to our girls in the second half who didn’t give up and got on the scoreboard. Rachel Brown opened the scoring with a point from a free and followed up with well taken goal, Zoe Farrell and Jenny Everard followed up with further points. However we failed to convert some late scoring chances and our chance was lost.

Annacarty were flattered with the final score of 4-6 to 1-3.

Well done to Managers Olivia Shanahan and Mairead Dowling who encouraged the girls from start to finish.

Team: Rachael Browne (1-1), Shannon Keating, Shania Dowling, Deirdre Ni Chaislean, Megan Shanahan, Derbhile Fitzgerald, Michelle McMeel, Aoife Power, Evrena Everard, Zoe Farrell (0-1), Lorraine Williams, Chelasea Holden, Sarah O’Dwyer, Rowena Dowling, Jenny Everard,(0-1).

Ladies Football:

Thank you to all who supported the card game in Monroe last Tuesday night in aid of Feile. Thanks to those who donated spot prizes and helped with catering on the night.

Card game winners Paddy McMeel and Francis Ryan were most generous in returning the prize money to the Feile fund.

Reminder to all that we are accepting old clothes, household textiles, shoes tied together in pairs, books (excluding schoolbooks, newspapers and diaries), soft toys, handbags and belts and old mobile phones.

These can be dropped to Monroe this week and next Saturday from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm. We will gladly accept these items from outside the club.

Tickets are also on sale for €5 with excellent prizes.

Moyle Rovers Juvenile

U12B Football South County Championship qualifier

On Friday last, our U12B team played the South County Football qualifier against 

Moyle Rovers played into the breeze in the first half but from the off, took the match to Cahir lead by their midfield duo of captain Adam Maher and Conor Og Ryan. The team worked well as a unit with some great passing movements involving Aidan Lonergan, Sarah O’Connor and Hugh O’Sullivan.

Aaron Kiely and Kieran Ryan up front made great use of the possession coming their way taking some great scores. In defence, Michael Buckley and Eve Ryan supported goalie Aidan Hickey and kept the Cahir forwards at bay.

Final score Moyle Rovers 8-12 Cahir 4-4

Juvenile Training

U6’s Training continues every Saturday morning 10am to 11am. Football and Hurling on Alternative Weeks. Any queries contact 087-2436856

U8’s Training every Tuesday night at 7-8pm and Friday night at 7-8pm

U10’s Training on Tuesday 7-8pm (Football) and Friday 7-8pm (hurling) both in 
Purcell’s Field.

U12’s Training Monday 7-8pm, Thursday 7-8pm. See Moyle Rovers website for recent match reports.

U14’s See Moyle Rovers website for recent match reports.

U16’s Training Monday at 7.45.

Any queries regarding Juvenile Club, contact Eileen at 086 344 2895

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