lucan sarsfields gaa club

Lucan Sarsfields GAA Club Notes

June 19, 2021

Run4Pieta21 started on Friday at 6pm. Well done to all our volunteers who have taken slots to go walking, running or cycling to raise funds for Pieta. If you want to take part, please visit our page There are still time slots available, especially for the overnight on Saturday. So far, you have helped raise over €1400, donate what you can here,, 

Daire Newcombe fired over a late point on Saturday evening to earn Lucan Sarsfields a 0-12 to 0-12 draw with Ballyboden St Enda’s. While the win would have been preferred, a draw against the 2020 Dublin SFC beaten finalists is perfectly acceptable. June 26th will see Lucan take on St Judes, who were drawn in the same group for the Go-Ahead Dublin Senior Football Championship, along with Round Tower Lusk and St Oliver Plunkets.

In the Go-Ahead Dublin Senior Hurling Championship draw, Lucan were also drawn in the same group as St Judes, with Setanta and St Vincents completing the group.

Dublin Football Championship Draws

Go-Ahead Intermediate All County Football Championship Group 3

Ballymun Kickhams, Ballyboden St Endas, St Judes, Lucan Sarsfields

Go-Ahead Junior 1 All County Football Championship Group 4

Fingallians, Raheny, Naomh Mearnog, Lucan Sarsfields

Go-Ahead Junior 5 All County Football Championship Group 3

St Brendans, Fingallians, Lucan Sarsfields, Ballymun Kickhams

Go-Ahead Junior 6 All County South Football Championship Group 2

St Annes, Round Towers ( C), Ballyboden St Endas, Lucan Sarsfields

Dublin Hurling Championship Draws

Go-Ahead Junior A Hurling Championship Group 2

Lucan Sarsfields, St Peregrines, Faughs, Skerries Harps

Go-Ahead Junior C Hurling Championship Group 2

Lucan Sarsfields, Kevins, Crumlin, Naomh Olaf

Go-Ahead Junior G Hurling Championship Group 2

Lucan Sarsfields, St Vincents, Na Fianna, Skerries Harps

All Championship competitions are due to get underway in September.

Bookings are now being taken for our Summer Camps in association with club sponsor Keane Windows & Doors. There will be 3 Club camps this year for those age 5 to those turning 12 this year. And an Irish language Summer Camp - in association with Foras na Gaeilge. Full details here.

Healthy Club Notes


Those who pursue outdoor sport and leisure are a high risk group for the development of skin cancer, as they spend long periods of time outdoors. Both occasional and often sun exposure can be harmful. Exposure causing sunburn is the most damaging but frequent non burning exposures also significantly increase the risk of skin cancer. This risk can be reduced by following the SunSmart steps to protect the skin.

Be SunSmart and protect your skin from the sun

Most people living in Ireland have fair skin, the type which burns easily and tans poorly, so are at high risk of UV damage and skin cancer. Exposure to UV radiation during childhood is particularly harmful so protecting skin during childhood is extremely important.

Know the UV index: When the UV index is 3 or above you need to protect your skin. In Ireland, the UV index is usually 3 or above from April to September, even when it is cloudy. Stay safe by limiting time in the sun when UV is strongest, typically between the hours of 11am to 3pm. Check the UV index on the Met Eireann website

Slip on clothing: Cover skin as much as possible, wear long sleeves, collared t-shirts, clothes made from close-woven material that does not allow sunlight through.

Slop on broad-spectrum (UVA/UVB) sunscreen: Apply sunscreen with a sun protection factor (SPF) of at least 30+ for adults and 50+ for children, with high UVA protection and water-resistant. Reapply regularly. No sunscreen can provide 100% protection, it should be used alongside other protective measures such as clothing and shade.

Slap on a wide-brimmed hat: Protect your face, ears and neck.

Seek shade: Sit in the cover of trees to avoid direct sunlight. Use a sunshade on your buggy or pram. Keep babies and children out of direct sunlight.

Slide on sunglasses: Guard your eyes against harm by wearing sunglasses with UV protection.

Do not deliberately try to get a suntan. Avoid getting a sunburn. Never use a sunbed.

The How of Men's Health

Please see attached an invite to our upcoming webinar on Men's Health - 'The How of Men's Health', on the 16th June during Men's Health Week. Registration link is here:

The second in our 2021 series of webinars on men's health took place on June 16th, with special guest and Mayo GAA legend David Brady on to tell us what he learned about connecting with men during COVID. We also have a range of very experienced speakers who will share their learning on engaging men and supporting their health and wellbeing. You can see the previous webinar from April 'Why Men's Health?' here: . Men's Health Week is an opportunity to focus on the wellbeing of men and boys and the key theme in 2021 is encouraging everyone to begin the process of 'MAKING THE CONNECTIONS' and to 'CHECK IN, CHECK UP, CHECK IT OUT'.  This call to action speaks to the key priority following the impact of COVID-19 and the need for us all to rebuild and nourish our networks and support structures. Go to  for more information. We would be delighted if you could join us on the day and please feel free to share this invite with your colleagues and networks. #MensHealthWeek #CheckItOut

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health 1st Aid Ireland are offering a Youth Mental Health 1st Aid course running over two Saturdays - 19th and 26th June 2021.  This course will take place over Zoom from 9am to 4pm on each Saturday and attendance for the full duration is required. Please note that, on this occasion, this Youth MHFA course is not sponsored; the cost of training is €350 per person and bookings should be made directly via this link:

The latest edition of the GAA Club Newsletter for June 2021 with information, news and updates for club officers, players and the wider membership is now available from

The LDCU Academy takes place on Saturday mornings for boys and girls aged between 4 and 7. Pre-registration is essential, Click Here for more details.


12th Lock Café is open from 6pm-8pm weekdays and weekend mornings when training is taking place.

The ONeills Club Shop is open Thursdays 7-9pm and Saturdays 10am to 1pm. 

Zumba continues outdoors on the All Weather Pitch every Tuesday for the month of June, 7.30pm to 8.30pm. For further details please contact Tracey on 0879735665

Lucan Sarsfields GAA Club Lotto


Jackpot €9800

There was  winner of the Club Lotto Jackpot of €9400 held on 17th June 2021. 

The numbers drawn were: 

4, 13, 22, 24

Lucky Dip winners of €30 each:  

Ciara Coughlan, Roisin Cleary, Ken Kearney, Tommy & Liam Mulhall, Aoife O'Driscoll

The Jackpot for the next draw, to be held on Thursday 24 June, is €9800, and is sponsored by:

Clandillon Motors 

The draw, managed by Josephine Donohue, will live streamed from the 12th Lock Cafe at 9pm to our Facebook page. 

Tickets can be purchased via the website, ClubForce APP or at the following link: 

Thank You for supporting Lucan Sarsfields GAA Club.

For The Record


Go Ahead Adult Football League Division One South

Lucan Sarsfields 0-12, 0-12 Ballyboden St Endas

Go Ahead Adult Football League Division Four South

Garda 1-18, 0-8 Lucan Sarsfields

Under 15 Ladies Football League Division 1

Ballyboden St Endas A 11-19, 0-10 Lucan Sarsfields


Under 15 Ladies Football League Division 5

Lucan Sarsfields B 2-3, 3-5 Ballinteer St Johns B


Go Ahead Adult Football League Division Six South

Lucan Sarsfields 1-4, 1-18 Ballyboden St Endas

Go Ahead Adult Football League Division Ten South

Kilmacud Crokes 2-12, 1-4 Lucan Sarsfields

Go-Ahead Camogie Senior 1

Lucan Sarsfields 2-12, 4-10 St Vincents

Under 16 Ladies Football League Division 2

Ballinteer St Johns A 8-14, 1-5 Lucan Sarsfields

U13 Camogie Division 1 Group 1

Lucan Sarsfields 4-6, 1-8 Na Fianna A

U13 Camogie Division 4 Group 1

Lucan Sarsfields B 1-1, 1-1 Ballyboden St Endas B

U14 Camogie Division 1 Group 1

Lucan Sarsfields A 6-15, 3-7 Faughs/Celtic A

U14 Camogie Division 4 Group 2

St Finians 11-6, 1-2 Lucan Sarsfields B


Go-Ahead Junior Camogie 3 Group 1

Lucan Sarsfields C 5-9, 1-5 CBC/PORTOBELLO B

Go-Ahead Junior Camogie 4 Group 1

Thomas Davis B 0-4, 1-7 Lucan Sarsfields D


Go-Ahead Ladies Football Adult Cup Division 2

Lucan Sarsfields 2-9, 1-8 Clann Mhuire

Go-Ahead Ladies Football Adult Cup Division 9b

St Marys Saggart 2-6, 2-9 Lucan Sarsfields C


Go-Ahead Camogie Inter 2

Lucan Sarsfields B 4-7, 1-3 CBC/PORTOBELLO A

Go-Ahead Camogie Junior 5

Lucan Sarsfields E 5-2, 1-7 Na Fianna D


Under 15 League Division 1

St Sylvesters 2-13, 2-4 Lucan Sarsfields


Match reports are always welcome after every game. Please include the date and time of the fixture, the venue, opposition and competition. 

If you have a team photo, or a photo of the coin-toss that would be great, and always include the squad list.

Send reports by email to with "Match Report" included in the subject line or use this form

13 June 2021

U13 Camogie Division 1 Group 1, Lucan Sarsfields 4-6, 1-8 Na Fianna A

LucanSarsfields u13A Camogie Team got off to a great start in the Div 1 league with a win over Na Fianna on a very warm day in St Catherine Park,the players settled into the game and Led the first half by 1-3 to 0-4 , The players showed great fight in the second half and definitely had the better of the exchanges. Strong Puck Outs, solid defence and a fast pace mid field, provided our forwards with great scoring opportunities.

In the last quarter . Keeper and Capt for the Day, Kate Lynch made a couple of world class saves during the game and goals by Kate Kennedy, Aoife Murphy, Caoileann Sharkey and Ellen Eakins proved decisive in the end for a win by LucanSarsfields, with a score line of 4-6 to 1-8 . 

Lucan Sarsfields team, Kate Lynch, Tara Montgomery, Aisling Fleming , Orla Dunne, Ciara Hylands, Cara Coffey , Millie Ryan , Reka Kiss Kalo , Juliette Hartford, Sadhbh Lynch, Ellen Eakins, Sophie Carberry, Cloe Newman, Caoileann Sharkey, Kate Kennedy, Olivia Byrne,Aoife Murphy

Thursday 10 June 2021, Intermediate 2, Crumlin 2-02, 6-24 Lucan Sarsfields B

After a long lay off the intermediate camogie players were delighted to make a return to action in the first round of the Adult Cup away to Crumlin, in Willie Pearse Park. It was a nice summers evening, ideal for camogie.

Despite the extended break, the girls hit the ground running, displaying skill, great team play and fine score taking.  Using the advantage of the moderate breeze, they notched up a comfortable half-time lead.


In the second half, the girls adapted their game to play against the wind and continued to add to their scoring tally. To their credit, Crumlin never gave up and battled to the final whistle. Final score Lucan 6-24, Crumlin 2-2.

With the win under their belt, Lucan are looking forward to round 2 at the 12th Lock vs CBC/Portobello on Thursday 17th June at 7.15pm.

Team: Meabh Dowler, Deirdre O’Toole, Danni O’Connor, Siofra Byrne, Anna Cuffe, Sinead O’Toole, Millie Reid, Hannah Brady, Emma O’Brien, Lily Rooney, Aoife Reynolds, Sinead Daly, Lorna Sexton, Jenny Ryan, Charlotte Rooney, Julie Kelly, Sophie McIntyre

13 June 2021, Lucan Sarsfields v Vincents. Senior Camogie 

Our second round of the cup was a home tie with St Vincents on Sunday morning.  

Both teams started well, creating goal chances on either end of the pitch. However, it was the opposition who took their chances and led 2-1 to 2 points at the water break. 

Lucan came thundering into the game in the second quarter,  out scoring the opposition by 4 points leaving a half time score of 8 points to 2-3.

The opposition were quick out of the blocks in the second half, getting the first few scores before Michelle raised the first of her two green flags on the day.  Score at the second water break read 1-8 to 3-8.

Lucan finished the game strongest, out scoring the opposition 1-4 to 1-2 in the last quarter leaving the full time score at 2 -12 to 4- 10. 

Special mention to the 3 players making the senior debuts, Orla Sadlier, Anna Cuffe and Emma O Brien.

Lucan Squad 

Amy Gorman, Emma O Flynn,  Avril Quinn, Aoife Byrne, Siofra Byrne, Orla Beagan, Rachel Leonard,  Aoife Mahon, Claire Meaney,  Jessie McClelland, Aoife McKearney, Orla Sadlier, Chloe O Connor,  Michelle Kelly, Jenny Ryan, Anna Cuffe, Dani O Connor, Deirdre O Toole, Emma O Brien.  

Next game is away to Boden on Sunday 20th at later time of 1pm.

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