An Riocht U8 and U10 Footballers - Past News 2015
There was a good attendance at the first night of coaching for P1 to P4 coaches; it’s not too late to join in, just turn up on the night and you will be more than welcomed.
St Patricks of Donabate Dublin were welcome visitors to Dunavil at the weekend and played out a thrilling match which An Riocht just edged 6-12 to 5-9, there were signs during the hour that we do have players progressing along our ‘player pathway’ which is encouraging for both players and coaches.
After the match Sean O’Rourke, Football Chairman, made a small presentation to Enda Finnan of St Patricks; thanks to everyone who helped make the occasion so memorable.
At the P5/P6 Football tournament in Celbridge County Kildare, An Riocht had two teams who enjoyed games with Fingallians (Dublin), Austin Stacks (Kerry), Castletown (Meath), St Lomans (Westmeath), Round Towers (Dublin) and Leixlip (Kildare).
Twenty teams from took part in the Adrian McAlinden U8 Football 11-a-side Tournament at Dunavil with Bellaghy Wolfetones (Derry) pipping Mullahoran (Cavan) for the Cup and Culloville Blues (Armagh) edging Naomh Colmcille (Meath) in the Shield; each player received an identical medal.
An Riocht had two equal ability teams taking part and both reached the knock-out stages. Thanks to all the volunteers who came together to make the day a success.
The Jim Mulholland Cup & Shield U10 Football 11-a-side sanctioned tournament will take place at An Riocht on Saturday 6th June;