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