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Annual General Meeting

posted Jan 16, 2014, 2:20 PM by J Smith

The Annual General Meeting was held in the clubhouse last Friday night.  Mass was celebrated by Fr. Tom Lanigan- Ryan prior to the meeting.  The AGM followed and was very well attended.

Our Chairman, Ger Sammon delivered the opening address, which was followed by a detailed report from Club Secretary, P.J.Bowden.  The Secretary recounted the achievements of each group in both hurling and football, and thanked those involved for their hard work during the year.

The Secretary reported that there was a good showing from Durlas Og on county and divisional squads, with club players on the u14, u15 and u16 Mid football and hurling squads.

PJ Bowden thanked Bill Dwyer for his hard work and dedication in his role as care-taker.  Bill’s contribution to the club over the last five years was noted, and Paul Egan was welcomed as the new caretaker.

Declan Costello, Ann Costello and Teresa Ruddy were thanked for their help in organising the Scór group this year, the group achieved success at semi-final level in four categories this year.  

The Secretary also thanked all those who organised and supported the clubs fundraising efforts throughout the year, giving a particular mention to Phil Brennan and Larry Ryan for their efforts.

Special thanks was reserved for our sponsors Morans, for their ongoing support.

The Treasurer, Liam Mc Carthy, delivered the Treasurers Report before Ger Sammon, Club Chairman addressed the meeting. The chairman commended the officers and the mentors for the sterling work being done in the club and he extended his thanks to the parents, and the members, before stating that he was looking forward to another good year for Dúrlas Og.

The next item on the agenda was the election of officers.

Club Officers for 2014

President: Mick Carroll.

Vice Presidents: Michael Murphy, Dr. Larry O’Connor, Jimmy Coppinger and Gerry Spain.

Life Presidents: Br. Keane, Connie Higgins, Dick Callanan, Fr. O’Rourke, Jim O’Dwyer, and Ml Kennedy.

Chairman: Ger Sammon.

Vice Chairman:  Sean Costello.

Secretary: P.J. Bowden.

Assistant Secretary: John O’Connell.

Treasurer: Liam Mc Carthy.

County Board Rep: Sean Costello

County Board Draw Co-Ordinator: Ger Donnelly

Registrar: Tom Meehan

Caretaker: Paul Egan.

Liaison Officer to Schools: Paddy Moore

Coaching Co-Ordinator:  Eoin Costello.

PRO: John Hickey.

A.S.A.P. Officer: Richie Stapleton