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Please see the document below for details of an upcoming free Skryne GFC/Jigsaw Meath information meeting about supporting young peoples mental health. This information session is highly recommended for parents and those dealing with young people. The date for your diary is Thursday 7th March and 8pm, in Skryne Hall. SkryneGFC-Jigsaw
Mouthguards We have negotiated a discount with Elvery’s and we can supply Boil & Bite type mouthguards for just €5 each. We will have these for sale at registration. Remember all underage players must have mouthguards before either training or playing. Registration Registration will take place this year at the clubhouse from 11am to 3pm on Saturday 2nd March, and the following Monday to Friday from 7pm to 8:30pm.
Most of you will have heard through the media about the new GAA rule regarding mouthguards for underage players. The new rule came into force on 1st January this year, and we are obliged to enforce this ruling. Skryne Underage players of all ages (from U6 to Minor incl.) not wearing mouthguards will not be allowed to either train or play. You can read all about the new rule, the types of mouthguard available, [...]
Despite some reservations at the start of the year our U16’s were graded in Division 2, where it was decided they needed to be to maintain the high standards that have come to be expected from Skryne underage teams. This proved to be a wise decision when Skryne U16’s were crowned division 2 champions in May 2012 and reached the division 2 semi-final stages of the summer league in August. With first rounds beginning in [...]
The Skryne GFC Underage AGM took place on Friday 7th December 2012 in Swan’s function room. The following officers and managers were elected: Chairman: Mick Whelan Vice Chairman: John Burke Secretary: Sean O’Regan PRO: Hugh Mc Nelis Minor Co. Board Delegates: Fred Gilsenan, Mick Whelan Juvenile Co. Board Delegates: Andy McConnell, Cormac Grendon. Managers U6: Brian Smyth U8: Aidan O’Connor U10: Pat Hawes U12/U13: Pauric Finnerty U14:John Quinn U15: Declan Smyth U16: James Reddy U17: [...]
The Underage section of Skryne GFC held a very successful and enjoyable fundraiser in the form of a Mr & Mrs Competition in Swan’s Lounge on Saturday 27th October. Twelve couples took part, competing to see which couple knew each other best. Our host for the night was Ron Duff. All of the couples scored highly, but only one couple got full marks. Congratulations to Declan and Margaret Moore, who won the top prize of [...]
Skryne GFC Underage are delighted to announce that we will run our Mr & Mrs competition again this year. For those brave enough to enter, there is a fantastic 1st Prize of a Weekend for 2 in Paris up for offer! The competition is less than two weeks away, on Saturday 27th October at 8:30pm in Swans. Admission tickets are only €10 each and have been sent home for sale with our underage players. Please [...]
Skryne v Gael Colmcille – U16 Summer League An under strengthened Skryne team, due to injuries and holidays, put in a workman like performance to overcome Gael Colmcille in this Summer league match played in Kells on Wednesday evening. Gael Colmcille started strongly scoring 1-02 before Skryne registered their first point. Skryne eventually found some form but still trailed at the break 1-05 to Gael Colmcille’s 2-07. Skryne upped the ante in the second half [...]
Skryne with first half wind advantage took early control of this game to lead the home team by 2-06 to 0-05 at half time. Skryne got the better start in the second half with an early goal, and then seemed content to sit on their lead with only sporadic bursts up the field. This did yield another 2 goals and a number of points. Trim chipped away with points and finished the half strongly scoring [...]