Millstreet U14 Camogie Team to play their County Semi Final on Saturday

Please note the change of venue from Blarney to Whitechurch

Millstreet U14 Camogie Team have reached the County Semi Final! The girls play Midleton on Saturday in Blarney Whitechurch at 12 o’clock! All support greatly appreciated! 😊
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Hugely Impressive Hurler Louise Lyons Selected for Semple Stadium Event

Louise Lyons of Millstreet - of wonderfully talented person - has been selected to play at the Half-time Interval of the prestigious Cork v. Tipperary Senior Hurling game in Semple Stadium, Thurles on the coming Sunday, 22nd May 2016. Louise will be wearing the No. 4 jersey and is the only one chosen from both the Duhallow and Avondhu Divisions. Sincere congratulations to Louise on such a superb achievement and splendid honour. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

Louise Lyons of Millstreet – a wonderfully talented Camogie star – has been selected to play at the Half-time Interval of the prestigious Cork v. Tipperary Senior Hurling game in Semple Stadium, Thurles on this coming Sunday, 22nd May 2016. Louise will be wearing the No. 4 jersey and is the only Player chosen from both the Duhallow and Avondhu Divisions. Sincere congratulations to Louise on such a superb achievement and splendid honour. And not to forget that Mark Ellis is likely to be playing in the full back line for the Cork hurlers in the senior game. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

Cork Interval Match Team 2016-600

Thank You from Joan

I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who sent me good wishes on my recent Camogie Volunteer of the year award. Thank you to my family, relatives (at home and abroad especially in New York), club members, neighbours, work colleagues and friends. To Millstreet Camogie Committee, who nominated me for the award. To the Cork Camogie Association who selected me for the award. To all of you who sent me congratulations cards, text messages, beautiful floral bouquets and tweets. To photographers, Geraldine, Seanie, John Tarrant and Clara O’ Keeffe who recorded the wonderful memories for posterity. Finally I would like to offer my sincere gratitude to the “Magnificent Seven” who travelled with me to Croke Park to celebrate the National Awards. To Bridget, Eileen, Marie, Hannah, Sheila, Deirdre and Lilly – a huge thank you. – from Joan Casey

At the highly prestigious event at Croke Park on Saturday, 20th Feb. 2016 at which Joan Casey was presented with her superb and richly deserving Award, The award was presented by Catherine Neary president of the Camogie  association. and Eileen Dunne RTE Newsreader.

Volunteer of the Year Camogie Association Awards at Croke Park

At the highly prestigious event at Croke Park on Saturday, 20th Feb. 2016 at which Joan Casey was presented with her superb and richly deserving Award, The award was presented by Catherine Neary president of the Camogie association. and Eileen Dunne RTE Newsreader.
Pictured at the highly prestigious event in Croke Park on Saturday, 20th Feb. 2016 at which Joan Casey was presented with her superb and richly deserved Award by Catherine Neary,  President of the Camogie Association and Eileen Dunne,  RTÉ Newsreader.  Also included are the many Superb Supporters who accompanied Joan to Dublin.  We thank Hannah Crowley for the two magnificent pictures of the truly great and historic event.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

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Very Special Tribute to Joan Casey – Millstreet Camogie Club 2016 – Superb Celebration on Tonight Feb 13th at 7.30 in the Wallis Arms Hotel

Joan Casey. We thank Bridget for this wonderfully uplifting tribute to Joan. We also thank Bridget for the photograph. Click on the image to enlarge. (S.R.)
Joan CaseyVolunteer Supreme. We thank Bridget Buckley for this wonderfully uplifting tribute to Joan. We also thank Bridget for the photograph. Click on the image to enlarge. (S.R.)

After many years of being the driving force behind Millstreet Camogie Club, Joan Casey has been selected by the Cork County Camogie Association, as their recipient of the “Volunteer of the Year Award” for  2015.Joan will be going forward as the Cork representative for the National Volunteer of the Year award in Croke Park on February 20th.

This award is an acknowledgment of her dedication to Millstreet Camogie Club and also for being the face of Millstreet Camogie Club at County Board Level. 

Joan’s role extends from the mundane job of jersey washing to the complexity of co-ordinating matches, while always having the girls best interests at heart. [read more …] “Very Special Tribute to Joan Casey – Millstreet Camogie Club 2016 – Superb Celebration on Tonight Feb 13th at 7.30 in the Wallis Arms Hotel”