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Garrigans do the double at Awards Night

Monday 28th November, 2016



Great night for the Garrigan family at our Awards and Gala night at Westmanstown on Friday night last with Aaron taking the Minor Player of the Year Award and his Mom Ciara taking a well deserved Club Person of the Year Award.Not to be outdone Dad Matt was a very able and entertaining MC for the evening....

Minor Battle with Clontarf!

Thursday 24th November, 2016



St Catherine's Minor squad return to O Toole Park next Sunday morning to do battle with Clontarf in the E Championship Final.After last weeks spectacular success in the League Final over Thomas Davis confidence is high that they can do the double and all club members are asked to come out and support the boys in their efforts-throw in at 11.00.AM....

Special Recognition Award for Michael O Connor

Wednesday 23rd November, 2016



The Garda Club will pay a special tribute this Friday night at the Annual Dinner and Awards function to one of its founders and longest serving member Michael O Connor.Michael was the first Chairman of the modern era Garda Club when it was reformed in Pearse St Station in 1968 and has been a loyal and devoted member ever since....

Noelle Healy visits U16 and U14 Girls

Wednesday 23rd November, 2016



A big thanks to Dublin Ladies star Noelle Healy who visited Westmanstown on Wednesday evening and took a training session with our U16 and U14 girls.She also presented the girls with their league and championship medals after a great season-well done to Donal,Gillian and the girls on a very successful year....

Diane O Hora takes over as Ladies Manager!

Monday 21st November, 2016



Former Mayo star Diane O Hora takes over as Manager of the Garda Ladies team at Westmanstown for the 2017 season.Diane who was one of the greatest players ever to grace the ladies football scene brings vast experience both as a player and manager to her new role with the Garda Club.A glittering playing career saw her win three All Ireland's with her native...

St Catherine's Win Minor League

Sunday 20th November, 2016



St Catherine's minors won their Div 5A League decider against Thomas Davis in a thrilling match at a cold and sunny O Toole Park on Sunday morning.The game between two evenly matched teams was played in a very sporting manner with never more than a few points dividing them and greatly enjoyed by all present.St Catherine's led at half time by two points...

AGM REMINDER!

Thursday 17th November, 2016


All club members are reminded that the club AGM takes place this Monday November 21st at 8.00.PM in Westmanstown Sports Centre.Come along and participate and give your view on how your club should be run for the coming year.

U14 Boys look to 2017

Tuesday 15th November, 2016



Next years U14 boys footballers played a challenge match against Trinity Gaels last Saturday Nov 12th and showed their ability by winning 3-17 to 6-06.They were beaten by Trinity Gaels last March but showed how much they have improved with lots of well worked scores and great teamwork.

Minor Changes for St Catherines

Monday 14th November, 2016



Change of playing schedule for St Catherine's minors with Div5A League Final against Thomas Davis now taking place next Sunday Nov 20th at O Toole Park throw in at 11.00.AM.The E Championship Final originally down for next Sunday now moves to Sunday week Nov 27th against Clontarf also at O Toole Park and also starting at 11.00.AM.Come out on both days and...


Some tickets still available for Club Gala and Awards Dinner on Friday 25th November-if you've already got yours mind it carefully,if not contact Matt Garrigan,Ciara Garrigan,Jen Fagan or Ali at the tuck shop to make sure you,re not disappointed!This is great opportunity for all club members to get together at the end of a long season and celebrate the...

U8 Boys enjoy Blitz

Sunday 13th November, 2016


Our U8 boys played a very spirited four game football blitz at St Jude's on Saturday morning with their hosts and Whitehall Colmcilles.Committment was high and despite the damp conditions and strong challenges they kept fo used to the end.It was great to see their skills on display and the amount of teamwork in each game.Special thanks to St Jude's...

U16s take League Title in style!

Sunday 13th November, 2016



Well done to our U16s St Catherine's on winning their league in great style on Saturday.A terrific team performance from the throw in to the final whistle sawthem run out easy winners on a 4-11 to 1-03 scoreline against Fingallians.Well done to the players,coaches and especially Seamus Haran on a terrific season.Onwards and upwards next year!...

Club Dinner and Awards Night Takes Off

Monday 07th November, 2016



Tickets are flying for the Club Dinner and Awards Night but one luckyperson attending will be taking off for real thanks to the generous sponsorship by Sky West Aviation of an Introductory Helicopter Flying Lesson as a spot prize.Tickets from Ciara Garrigan,Jen Fagan and Ali at the tuck shop on Saturday mornings....

Harans Heroes reach League Final

Monday 07th November, 2016


Seamus Harans U16 footballers fought out a draw on Saturday at Westmanstown to reach their league final.Great support on the line for both teams in what turned out to be a thriller.Strong wind made conditions difficult for both teams but there was brilliant football on display with huge committment and passion shown.It ended in a draw but that was enough to...

Under 7 Boys First Outing

Monday 07th November, 2016



Big day for small boys on Saturday when our U7s took to the field for their very first matches.Erin Go Bragh were the opposition in the cold shaded part of the Astropitch but the performance soon warmed everybody present with some great skill and enthusiasm.Well done to their coaches,parents and supporters who were present-the future is bright(and Blue)....

Intermediate B Final

Monday 07th November, 2016



Intermediates came up short in B Championship Final on Sunday against Scoil Ui Conaill at a windy St Margarets losing by 0-13 to 0-07 in the final game of a long season.Well done to the players and management for a great effort during the year.

Minors reach County Final

Sunday 06th November, 2016



Well done to Brian O Connor and his minor team St Catherine's who reached their County Final on Sunday morning with a well deserved win over Kilmacud Crokes in the semi final at sunny St Catherine's Park.Taking advantage of the wind in the first half Catherine's led at the interval by 1-07 to 0-01 but on the changeover it was Kilmacuds turn to have...

Club Open Day

Thursday 03rd November, 2016



We,re holding a club open day on Saturday 12th November for all interested in joining and playing Gaelic Games with Garda Westmanstown Gaels GAA Club based at the Westmanstown Sports Centre.Come along and meet us between 10.00.AM-1.00.PM.Football,Hurling,Camogie and Ladies Football for all age groups from Nursery(5yrs+) to Adult....

NEXT SEASON!

Thursday 03rd November, 2016



We welcome new players for next season in 2017!

Annual General Meeting

Thursday 03rd November, 2016


The Annual General Meeting of Garda Westmantown Gaels GAA Club takes place at Westmanstown Sports Centre at 8.00.PM on Monday 21st November 2016.All club members are urged to attend and contribute to this important meeting!

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