News 10th October 2010

NEWS – 10th October 2010.


Emly junior hurlers had an exciting victory over Clonoulty/Rossmore in the West Tipperary Junior A Hurling final played today in Golden. After a titanic struggle Emly emerged victorious scoring 1-1 in extra time. Score: 2-13; 2-10.

The Emly team was: Ger Dawson (capt), Ciarán McAuley, John Purcell, Michael Ryan, Patrick Hennessy, Michael Ring, Donal Condon, Eoin Buckley, Seán Hennessy, Declan McEniry, James Purcell, Joey Lonergan, David Byrne, Bob McEniry, Pat Buckley. Subs: Paddy Connors, David Hennessy, Eddy Hanley, Shane Carroll, Karol Burke (introduced during the 2nd half), William Hennessy, John Hennessy, Chris Hennessy, Patrick McGrath, Eanna Quish.

Emly will now play Holycross in the County quarter final.

Contact Information

Fr. Bernard Moloney, P.P. – 06257111; 0876366656

Fr. Seamus Rochford, A.P. – 06257103; 0868162660.

SCHOOL: St. Ailbe’s National School
PRINCIPAL: Pauline Finnan
VICE PRINCIPAL: Joseph Hennessy.

Quick Facts

POP. of the PARISH: c. 820

POPULAR SURNAMES: Burke (Bourke), Ryan, Lonergan, McEniry.

LOCATION: 14km West of Tipperary Town, historical barony of Clanwilliam

Emly was established as an episcopal see in 1118 by the Synod of Ráth Breasail.