Faughs GAA Club
04
JUL
2018

U10s take on Kilkenny opposition – home and away!

It was away to GOWRAN on Sat June 30th to play the local team there with twenty two from the panel travelling.  Two games were played that gave the boys the opportunity to take their skills on the road to another county – it was an ideal learning opportunity to experience less...
25
JUN
2018

U10s Welcomed All Ireland Champions to TYMON!

CUALA provided the opposition last Saturday June 23rd on glorious morning that was perfect for hurling.  The numbers from the visiting side were unexpectedly low and it meant last minute changes to the teams picked merging into two rather than the usual three.  None the less the...
20
JUN
2018

U10s play senior hurler at training!

The U10 panel were joined by star senior player Emmet McKenna for training on Monday evening.  He demonstrated some of the key skills of the game emphasising ball striking and rising and gave great encouragement to all.  It was great opportunity for the boys to meet Emmet and...
11
JUN
2018

U10 hurling festival in TYMON Arena!

LUCAN & SKERRIES U10 teams were welcomed to FAUGHS for BLITZ Sat 9th June with about 75 players taking part across the three clubs.  It was a fantastic morning’s hurling matching the glorious weather, and the format maximised the games and the fun for all.  The teams were...
22
MAY
2018

U10’s Shine in North Side

The panel travelled across town to take on NAOMH BARROG at ANNES park.  The great weather on the day was matched and surpassed by the quality of performance that displayed all the skills of the game.  In particular the ball striking continues to improve and it was very pleasing...
09
MAY
2018

U10s versus NAAS

It was down to NAAS on bank holiday Saturday playing in beautiful sunshine against the local opposition.  The boys performed really well.  It was great to see improving skills and general pitch awareness and pleasing for the mentors to receive such positive feedback from their...
23
APR
2018

U10s play 2 away fixtures KLMACUD CROKES and KEVINS 21 April 2018

The boys travelled to STILLORGAN to take on CROKES on beautiful sunny morning at OATLANDS.  Numbers playing were lower than usual due to availability but those involved put in great effort against strong local opposition in the three matches.  It was ideal conditions for learning...
17
APR
2018

U10s play ST JOHNS away and Na FIANNA at home in KIMMAGE MANOR

With the weather being kind to us, the guys finally got into their stride in Kimmage Manor this morning. The red team started okay and there was some good work done, however they struggled to click and although holding their fair share of the ball, turning it into points...
28
MAR
2018

U10s play in North & South County

All of the panel were pleased to be back in action after the recent snow cancellations. OLAFS provided the opposition for the south-side away fixture on Sat March 24th.  There were no signs of rust and the boys displayed all of the skills in a competitive fixture across both...
28
FEB
2018

U10s learn from an expert

Thanks to David O Leary who gave the U10 boys (and mentors) some expert coaching on running mechanics and movements so important in the game of hurling.  These will be added into the sessions going forward.  This squad means business!