CLUB AGM: This year’s Club AGM will be held on Sunday 23rd January, 2022 at 11.30am. Details of the outgoing Executive Committee can be viewed on club website. Nominations are invited for all positions on the incoming Executive Committee. The nominator must seek the permission of the person they wish to nominate. Nominations and Motions for discussion should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org to be received on or before 5pm on Thursday 13th January, 2022. Nominations & motions received after this time shall be deemed to be invalid. Please note our Juvenile Club AGM takes place on Wednesday, 12th January, 2022.
See AGM Notification/list of outgoing Club Executive Members on this link: https://austinstacks.ie/austin-stacks-2021-agm-notification/
SENIOR FOOTBALL: It’s now just over a week away (16th Jan) from our Munster Final clash against the Cork Champions, St. Finbarr’s. The starting time has been fixed for 1.45pm in Semple Stadium, Thurles. We will be seeking our third title in the history of the competition with our previous two wins in the 1976/77 and 2014/15 seasons while the Barrs will be seeking their fifth title with their previous four wins achieved in the 1979/80, 1980/81, 1982/83 and 1986/87 seasons.
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS: All in the Club sent birthday greetings to Alice Naughton – wife of the late Tom; and mother of former Club players Anne (Slattery), Michael, Tommy and the late John Joe. Alice celebrated her 95th birthday last Sunday, 2nd January.
FITNESS CLASSES: The Individual Pod Fitness Training sessions continues in the Clubhouse every Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7pm to 8pm. All are welcome. Contact Diane at 087 7940531 for further information.
ONLINE CLUB SHOP: A reminder that our Club shop is open 24/7. Check out the newest ‘official’ Austin Stacks Club Merchandise – only available to order on this link (free delivery on any orders over €50) see www.oneills.com We would also like to introduce the new Austin Stacks Ganzee Club Clothing Collection, available in Mens/Unisex, Womens & kids check out all the style ranges in hoodies, t-shirts and sweatshirts on www.ganzee.ie/austin-stacks-gaa-clubs/
CLUB LOTTO: Tuesday Night’s (4th Jan) Jackpot, worth €3,600 was not won. The numbers drawn were 12, 21, 22, 24. The €20 winners were Colin Teahon, Mike Quirke, Danielle & Amy Carmody and Martin Collins, all c/o The Club; and Sarah Galvin McCoy, c/o Carmel O’Neill.
The €25 Christmas Voucher was won by Breda Barry, Barry Packaging.
Continued thanks to the following businesses for selling our Club Lotto tickets – Kevin Barry’s Shop, Commane’s Book Shop, O’Flynn Interiors, Hussey’s, Princess St., Terry’s Butcher’s, Oakpark The Burger Shack, Monavally as well as Maguire’s Butchers and Kirby’s Brogue Inn and continued thanks to everyone who purchase tickets week in, week out.
Austin Stacks lotto tickets are now also available to purchase on line on the following link: https://play.clubforce.com/play_newa.asp?ll_id=X529#Anchor
SYMPATHY: Sincere sympathy is offered to the families of the following who died recently: Michael Conway, Cahills Park (grandfather of former Club Footballer and current SF Selector, Jonathan); Matthew Camplisson, Cherry Court (Tralee) and formerly Belfast; Maura Coss (nee O’Sullivan), Connolly Park and formerly Old Marian Park; and Eileen Finn (nee O’Meara), Scrahan Cross, The Spa and formerly High St., Killarney (mother of former Club footballer, Michael and aunt of former Club footballer, Kieran Browne).