St Paul’s LGFA
Congratulations to the U14’s Féile team who were runners up in division 2 of the Féile Peil na nÓg competition held in Connaught. The St Paul’s host team was St Croan’s, an amalgamation of clubs from Ballymoe and Ballintubber. St Pauls would like to sincerely thank all those who travelled, including members of the Emo senior GAA team, extended families and well wishers from the areas. The girls teams were also honoured to have in attendance the LGFA president elect Marie Hickey at the match in St Croan’s on Saturday morning. St Paul’s club would like to also thank that St Croan’s families who hosted the girls. St Paul’s club would also like to thank the sponsors who came on board for kitting out the team. Again many thanks to all those who sponsored, donated and fundraised on their behalf. Also to all those who met the team when they arrived back in Laois, the homecoming reception given to the team and mentors was fantastic. The mentors would also like to thanks Darren Burke (physio), whose expertise was to the fore in getting the team ready for their matches. Congratulations to the Féile team – Leona Strong, Caoimhe Fitzpatrick, Zoe Keegan, Laura Kirwan, Niamh Crowley, Gillian Keenan, Katie O’Donnell, Isabella O’Toole, Aoife Langford, Marykate Moore, Emma Lawlor, Caoimhe Maher, Hannah Johnston, Chloe Langford, Sinead O’Rourke, Kerrie Costello, Emily Gleeson, Meegan Scully, Rebecca Balfe, Lauren Strong, Ciara Langford, Alex Andrews, Kitty Deacy. Many thanks to the mentors Declan, Pat, David, Aishling and Mary for their hard work and dedication with the team. And thanks to
Theresa Langford, our Feile officer for her great work and dedication and attention to detail over the whole weekend. The work Theresa did behind the scenes was explicit.