Club Notes 03/06/21

Lotto: There was no winner of this weeks Lotto jackpot. Numbers drawn were 1, 10, 14 & 19. Lucky dip winner for this week was Martin Rafferty, 54 Ard Ross, Crossmaglen. Next weeks draw is worth €4300. Keep playing and supporting your club on lotto.castleblayneyfaughs.com

Fundraiser: Tickets are still available for our major fundraiser. Buy online on www.winanewcar.ie or get that ticket from any of our sellers who are currently out on foot making sure no one misses out on the fantastic prizes on offer. As we hit the final stretch the club is appealing for anyone willing to help out with selling. Many hands make light work and let’s help the club achieve its goals. Keep liking and sharing on social media.

Return To Play: Just a reminder to keep completing the return to play questionnaire prior to training each week. Compliance has been excellent to date and we thank everyone for their cooperation

Training: Training continues for all this week. See your relevant team app for days and time.

Fixtures: Next week sees the start of ladies fixtures with our U12, U14, U16 and senior ladies all going to see some long awaited action. Good luck to all and hope its another successful year for the club.

Membership: For those who still have to pay their membership, it can be still completed via the return to play online or leaving it with our club treasurer. Thanks to all who have so far paid up to date.

Referee recrutment: The county board are still on the look out for new Referee’s. Anyone interested please contact one of our committee members or contact Xavior Coyle (Referee Administrator)

Cúl camps: Kellogs cúl camps are running this summer and if you energetic and interested in sports coaching? There is opportunities for you this Summer.Register your interest now at  www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie/cul-coaches. Kellogs GAACulCamps offers all kids a healthy, safe and fun outdoor activity this summer. Check out your local camps at gaa.ie/kelloggsculcamps

Club development plan :The club is looking for expressions of interest for the club development plan 2022-2027, this will be a sequel to the last development plan and will encompass alot of what hasn’t been delivered in that plan to date, the plan is open submissions,  also a new development plan committee is being sought, all interested people should let the club secretary know.

If there are any notes/events you wish to have published as part of our notes please don’t hesitate in contacting Brendan Carr on 0872926456 or by emailing pro.castleblayney.monaghan@gaa.ie

Club Notes 27/05/21

Lotto: There was no winner of this weeks Lotto jackpot. Numbers drawn were 1, 9, 13 & 16. Lucky dip winner for this week was Elsie Hughes, Coill Darach, Castleblayney . Next weeks draw is worth €4200. Big shout out of thanks to those who took lotto tickets home from training this week. It has significantly helped the lotto sales this week. This is our only source of income for day to day running of the club during Covid so your support greatly appreciated . Keep playing and supporting your club on lotto.castleblayneyfaughs.com

Fundraiser: Last weekend saw our second bonus €1000 draw were four lucky people each shared €250. The winners were Richie Hodnet, Jacqueline Minihane, Eileen Armstrong and P J Finnegan. Congrats to them all. Tickets are continuing to sell very well. Stay tuned for details of our next early bonus draw. Don’t miss out and get them tickets now by purchasing online on winanewcar.ie or from one of our sellers currently doing their rounds. Keep liking, sharing and spreading the word folks.

Return To Play: Just a reminder to keep completing the return to play questionnaire prior to training each week. Compliance has been excellent to date and we thank everyone for their cooperation

Training: With fixtures getting ever nearer, training continues for all as usual. New players always welcome and see your team app for times and any other updates

Membership: For those who still have to pay their membership, it can be still completed via the return to play online or leaving it with our club treasurer. Thanks to all who have so far paid up to date.

Referee recrutment: The county board are still on the look out for new Referee’s. Anyone interested please contact one of our committee members or contact Xavior Coyle (Referee Administrator)

Cúl camps: Kellogs cúl camps are running this summer and if you energetic and interested in sports coaching? There is opportunities for you this Summer.Register your interest now at  www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie/cul-coaches. Kellogs GAACulCamps offers all kids a healthy, safe and fun outdoor activity this summer. Check out your local camps at gaa.ie/kelloggsculcamps

Club development plan :The club is looking for expressions of interest for the club development plan 2022-2027, this will be a sequel to the last development plan and will encompass alot of what hasn’t been delivered in that plan to date, the plan is open submissions,  also a new development plan committee is being sought, all interested people should let the club secretary know.

Congrats: What a week for Jodie McQuillan. Jodie lifted the coveted Student of the year award in Our Lady’s Secondary School and also well done to on also winning the Philip Brady Perpetual Cup as Senior Sportsperson of the year. Finally on Sunday Jodie made her senior County debut versus Cavan lining out in the middle of the field. Congrats Jodie from all at Castleblayney Faughs. Keep up the tremendous work and we are sure you have a bright future ahead.

Well done: Great news for the club this week with good representation on this year’s county minor panel. Big well done to Brandon McCague, Niall Rice, Joe Carey, Charlie McQuillan and Thomas Hughes. Future is bright for the Faughs.


Congrats: Huge congratulations to Jimmy Lacey on his recent appointment as the new principal in Boys School Castleblayney. We offer him all the best wishes and success in his new role and wish him well in the future.

If there are any notes/events you wish to have published as part of our notes please don’t hesitate in contacting Brendan Carr on 0872926456 or by emailing pro.castleblayney.monaghan@gaa.ie

Club Notes 20/05/21

Lotto: There was no winner of this weeks Lotto jackpot. Numbers drawn were 4, 7, 18 & 23. Lucky dip winner for this week was Caroline McShane, Cornalough, Castleblayney . Next weeks draw is worth €4100. Keep playing and supporting your club on lotto.castleblayneyfaughs.com

New Lotto Iniative: From this week each child will be given a lotto ticket home from training. This is to try and encourage all to play our club lotto and help provide a steady income for the day to day running of the club. Envelopes can be returned to your team coach or alternatively dropped into the Lotto boxes located at the field, McMahons SuperValu, Loughman Sports and Coyle’s Pharmacy. Thanking all for your continued support.

Fundraiser: Tickets remain for sale both online and via most players and members. We urge everyone to keep Liking and sharing the links on social media. All proceeds going towards finishing our new development. Our second early draw for a share of €1000 is due to happen shortly so get them tickets in now so you don’t miss out. Anyone with tickets sold, get them into our treasurer ASAP.

Return To Play: With all teams back training, we want to remind everyone to fill in the return to play questionnaire prior to arriving at the field.

Membership: For those who still have to pay their membership, it can be still completed via the return to play online or leaving it with our club treasurer. Thanks to all who have so far paid up to date.

Referee recrutment: The county board have issued an appeal to get more Referees on board. Anyone interested please contact one of our committee members or contact Xavior Coyle (Referee Administrator)

Cúl camps: Kellogs cúl camps are running this summer and if you energetic and interested in sports coaching? There is opportunities for you this Summer.Register your interest now at  www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie/cul-coaches. Kellogs GAACulCamps offers all kids a healthy, safe and fun outdoor activity this summer. Check out your local camps at gaa.ie/kelloggsculcamps

Club development plan :The club is looking for expressions of interest for the club development plan 2022-2027, this will be a sequel to the last development plan and will encompass alot of what hasn’t been delivered in that plan to date, the plan is open submissions,  also a new development plan committee is being sought, all interested people should let the club secretary know.

If there are any notes/events you wish to have published as part of our notes please don’t hesitate in contacting Brendan Carr on 0872926456 or by emailing pro.castleblayney.monaghan@gaa.ie

Club Notes 13/05/21

Lotto: There was no winner of this weeks Lotto jackpot. Numbers drawn were 2, 4, 16 & 30. Lucky dip winner for this week was David Bolger, USA c/o Mark O’Connor. Next weeks draw is worth €4000. Keep playing and supporting your club on lotto.castleblayneyfaughs.com

Fundraiser: Tickets remain for sale both online and via most players and members. We urge everyone to get their tickets now and keep Liking and sharing the links on social media. All proceeds going towards finishing our new development. Thanking everyone in advance for their support.

Return To Play: Training continued for all this week with the added bonus of our senior ladies and men allowed to resume training. See your Heja team app for relevant training schedule and remember to submit the return to play online questionnaire prior to each training.

Membership: For those who still have to pay their membership, it can be still completed via the return to play online or leaving it with our club treasurer. Thanks to all who have so far paid up to date.

Referee recrutment: The county board have issued an appeal to get more Referees on board. Anyone interested please contact one of our committee members or contact Xavior Coyle (Referee Administrator)

Cúl camps: Kellogs cúl camps are running this summer and if you energetic and interested in sports coaching? There is opportunities for you this Summer.Register your interest now at  www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie/cul-coaches. Kellogs GAACulCamps offers all kids a healthy, safe and fun outdoor activity this summer. Check out your local camps at gaa.ie/kelloggsculcamps

Club development plan :The club is looking for expressions of interest for the club development plan 2022-2027, this will be a sequel to the last development plan and will encompass alot of what hasn’t been delivered in that plan to date, the plan is open submissions,  also a new development plan committee is being sought, all interested people should let the club secretary know.

If there are any notes/events you wish to have published as part of our notes please don’t hesitate in contacting Brendan Carr on 0872926456 or by emailing pro.castleblayney.monaghan@gaa.ie

Club Notes 06/05/22

Lotto: There was no winner of this weeks Lotto jackpot. Numbers drawn were 6, 9, 19 & 21. Lucky dip winner for this week was Mary O’Connor, Pk Road, Drumillard. Next weeks draw is worth €3900. Keep playing and supporting your club on lotto.castleblayneyfaughs.com

Fundraiser: Last weekend saw the launch of our new promotional video for our major fundraiser. A massive thanks must go out to all involved in the making of the video. Reaction to date has been phenomenal. We ask all to keep liking and sharing on our social media sites and help us achieve our targets in finishing our development.

Return To Play: It was great to see all back on the field last week. Lots of happy faces on kids, parents and coaches. Huge numbers returned and we must say thanks to all for abiding to all the guidelines and helping all Covid officers and coaches fulfil their duties to a high standard. Training continues for all this week. See your Heja team app for exact days and times and continue to fill your online Covid questionnaire prior to training.

Membership: For those who still have to pay their membership, it can be still completed via the return to play online or leaving it with our club treasurer. Thanks to all who have so far paid up to date.

Referee recrutment: The county board have issued an appeal to get more Referees on board. Anyone interested please contact one of our committee members or contact Xavior Coyle (Referee Administrator)

Cúl camps: Kellogs cúl camps are running this summer and if you energetic and interested in sports coaching? There is opportunities for you this Summer.Register your interest now at  www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie/cul-coaches. Kellogs GAACulCamps offers all kids a healthy, safe and fun outdoor activity this summer. Check out your local camps at gaa.ie/kelloggsculcamps

Club development plan :The club is looking for expressions of interest for the club development plan 2022-2027, this will be a sequel to the last development plan and will encompass alot of what hasn’t been delivered in that plan to date, the plan is open submissions,  also a new development plan committee is being sought, all interested people should let the club secretary know. Thanks

Sponsorship : A huge word of thank Pete and crew at super valu Castleblayney for sponsoring 200 footballs to our juveniles for the season. Kids were all delighted and thank you for your continued support.

Condolences : All at the club wish to extend their deepest condolences to the family of Teresa Mcdonald (nee carragher) RIP on her sad passing. Teresa was a life long supporter of the Green and Gold. Her husband Pat was the treasurer of the club for over 25yrs and her son Sean followed in his footsteps as club treasurer and presided over other roles in the club, her son Pauric won several senior championships with the club and her daughters were involved with the club at various support levels throughout the years. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam

If there are any notes/events you wish to have published as part of our notes please don’t hesitate in contacting Brendan Carr on 0872926456 or by emailing pro.castleblayney.monaghan@gaa.ie