Build Up to The Minor Final & Photos

01 Oct 2009

For only the second time in clubs history, we are looking forward to a Minor A Championship Final. 

It is indeed an exciting time and the highlight of the clubs season, flags and bunting are going up all over the parish, and if you havent put yours up yet, get them up before Sunday morning!


The Fixture: St Josepshs V Geraldines in Clan na Gael Park, Ard Desmense, Dundalk.

This Sunday, 4th October @ 1.30 (preceeding the Senior Championship Final)


The year to date is explained in the newsletter that can be downloaded at the bottom of this article. All of the teams results to date can be seen on the fixtures pages.

Also, for full match reports on the two championship wins that have brought the team to the final check out the News Section for August and September.


An after match dinner will be held in Darver Castle at 6pm for players, mentors and all supporters who wish to attend. All who wish to attend are welcome, but you are advised to buy your tickets in advance of the match as numbers are limited. So to avoid disappointment, contact Noel Neary on 087-4173260 or Pat Coyne on 087-2503192.


The full squad photo from the semi final is as the bottom of this article with all names being listed in the attached newsletter. We have some of the pen pics that will feature in the match programme attached also.


A total of 35 Joes U-8s and U-10s will welcome the team on to field on Sunday and they will also play against their Geraldines counterparts in an exhibition game at half time.


We would like to thank all who have sponsored the minor team in the run up to the final, all of whom will be listed in the match day programme. But a special word of thanks goes out to the teams two main sponsors, Michael Lynch Menswear and Country Fresh. Please support all of our sponsors.


Most importantly support the team, we hope to see you all in the Clans field on Sunday and the very best of luck to the lads - UP THE JOES!




Robert Samson

  Stephen Smith

Stephen Smith 


Kieran O Hare


Niall Lennon

David Mernagh

David Kieran (Vice Captain)

Andrew Cluskey

Alan Mc Kenna (Captain)

Daire Mc Kiernan

Sean Mc Quillan

Mark Neary

Conal Smyth

Alan Quigley

Alan Lynch

Lorcan Doyle

Chris Brennan


Minor Squad for Championship Semi Final in Darver against Mochtas/O Mahonys/Dowdalshill


Downloads: Minor Final Newsletter (doc_article_74_1.pdf)

Country Fresh