Last week Des Burton and School Principal, Breda Owens, brought two teams from 3rd and 4th classes in Aughrim National School in to the Arklow Leisure Centre to participate in Indoor Football in Corn na Milaoise. Team A was Brian Lynch, Shane McGuckian, Eanna Owens, Dermot Whelan, Adam Rochford, Denis Quigley and Daniel Kavanagh. Team B was Anthony Toomey, Aidan Stokely, Stephen O’Byrne, Alfie Breslin, Rory O’Doherty, Dylan Toomey, Daniel Byrne and Declan Breslin. The games were refereed by Pat Lynch, a teacher in the Gaelscoil in Arklow.
Aughrim GAA Club will hold a Presentation Dinner Dance in Lawless’s Hotel on Friday, 27th March. Tickets will cost €30 and can be purchased from committee members. Music will be provided by The Groove. Membership is also now due and can be paid directly to John Keenan. The fees this year are as follows: Players - € 50, Non players € 30 and Students € 10. Also, anyone interested in purchasing club gear can contact John Keenan to place your order.
Last week’s Dawn Lacey semifinals had to be postponed owing to weather.