COISTE SCÓR CHIARRAÍ TRATH NA GCEIST
The County Finals of Scór Chiarraí Trath Na gCeist took place at the Centre Of Excellence, Currans on Friday evening last with a place at the All Ireland Finals awaiting the winners.
14 teams from around the County took part; St. Pats, Churchill, John Mitchels, Ballymacelligot, Currow, Tralee Parnels, Annascaul, Laune Rangers, Asdee, Rathmore, Spa, Abbeydorney; (10 rounds of 8 Questions) and at the end of a pulsating competition it was last years All Ireland champions Churchill; Mike Gaynor, Paul Culloty, John Flaherty and Dermot Crowley who led from the beginning obtaining full marks and progressed to yet another All Ireland Final.
Laune Rangers; Aidan Clifford, Gerard Clifford, John Clifford, Andrew Pigott and Spa; Seamus Clifford, Michael Aherne, Jimmy Darcy, John O Donoghue were in joint second place on 75 marks with former 3 time All Ireland champions Rathmore; Donie O Leary, Tony Moynihan, Dan Vincent O Connor, Paul Horan just a point adrift.
St. Gerard's College Castlebar, County Mayo will be the venue for the All Ireland Finals on Saturday April 13th with a starting time of 11am.
After the evenings proceedings in which all Clubs aquitted themselves very well Oifigeach Cultura, Criostóir O Cillín and Question Master for the occasion was delighted with the turnout; thanked all participating Clubs and also stated that it was another successful venture for Coiste Scór in the Kingdom before presenting the winning Churchill team with their County Trath na gCeist medals.