Prosperous Caragh

Caragh GAA: Sponsor Our Jerseys

Caragh GAA: Sponsor Our Jerseys

The club would like to thank all the local businesses who supported the “Sponsor Our Jerseys” fundraiser. The draw took place on St. Patrick’s Day and the winning ticket belonged to local beauty salon owner, Suzanne Walsh of Pure Beauty. The second prize went to Leo Harmon who gets a free sign in St. Farnan’s Park. Third prize went to Joey Taafe, Blacktrench, who received a €100 voucher for Richie Whelan’s Menswear in Naas. Thanks to Fr. Pat who drew the winning ticket and to everyone involved in this very successful fundraiser.

Poker Classic

Caragh GAA’s Annual Poker Classic is almost upon us again. Once again, it will take place in the club-house at 9pm on Good Friday night. Cost of entry will be €30 with the facility to top up by €20 ( max 2 top-ups). Prize Pool is a guaranteed €1,000, a very generous pool in these straitened times! Last year’s Classic was a huge success and we believe that this year’s event will be even better. Tea, sandwiches, cakes, tarts et al will be served on the night. Please contact Damien Cassidy 086-3370728 to register.

Prosperous United News

We would like wish all the people who supported us by purchasing a Last Man Standing Ticket the best of luck with their first selections this week. Sponsored Walk in Donadea Forest Park on April 1st, sponsor cards available from committee, we look forward to seeing you all there for a good family day out.

Winning Lotto numbers for 20th March Draw 7-12-18-19, club had one match 3 winner.

St Farnans played host to six fixtures on holiday Monday, first on the small sided pitch was our U10 Premier side who lost in a tight match 3-2 to Bush Celtic, next on were the U10 Major 1 team and they were level going into the final quarter but they increased their tempo and won 4-1 over Newbridge Town.

Last on the small sided was the U11 Major 1 team and they had a thrilling 3-3 draw with Arlington with neither team giving an inch. On the big pitch the U13’s were in League action against Liffey Celtic and it was the away team who grabbed a controversial goal deep into time added on for a 3-3 draw, the U15’s never got going in their League match against neighbours Sallins Celtic but were never out of the game just going down 3-1.

Last up was the U14 Cup and it was the home side that were in devastating form and ran out 6-0 winners, booking a place in the quarter finals.

We had two teams in action away, the U9’s travelled to Castledermot only to narrowly lose 2-1 to Castle Villa in a very close game. The U11 Major team battled back from 2-0 down to grab a fantastic 2-2 draw in Newbridge.

KARE Cycle

KARE Tour De Foothills Cycle Challenge 2012 will take place on Sunday 15th April 2012 starting from Naas GAA Club, Naas, Co. Kildare. You can choose to cycle on our 100km, 50km or family friendly 20km routes. All information can be found on Our special guest on the day will be Irish soccer legend Paul McGrath and all money raised goes to KARE.