|Three-in-a-row County Feile Hurling Titles ♦ Football & Camogie Feile success ♦ Thirteen Club players on County Teams|
|Athenry Féile na nGael (Toddie Byrne Cup) Hurling Champions 2016
Front Row: (left to right) David Briggs, Eoin Laffey, Evan Connolly, Kelvin Langan, Ian Dempsey, Darragh Carty, Darren O Brien, Conor Fahy, Darragh Cloonan, Ronan Jennings, Ben Haverty. Conor Lawless and Brogan Cloonan (mascots) Back Row: (left to right) Eoin Feeney, Ryan O’Donnell, Jack Dowling, Ruairí Collins, Shea Hennessy, Patrick Freeney, Eoin Lawless, Jamie Treacy, Alan Waldron, Mark Hardiman, Sean Forde, Ethan O’Grady and Cathal Page.
Three in a Row Féile na nGael Titles for Club
A Mark Hardiman point in the second period of extra time secured victory for Athenry over Carnmore in the Toddie Byrne Féile Final at Kenny Park. The winners had pull out all the stops in regular time to level the scores. A marvellous point by Alan Waldron sent a marvellows game into extra time. In a tight encounter the scores were hard to come by and a Shea Hennessy goal just before half time put Athenry ahead at the break.
Athenry: I Dempsey, D Cloonan, R Collins, E Feeney, M Hardiman (0-1), E Lawless (capt), D Carty, S Hennessy (1-1), J Dowling, E Connolly (0-1), A Waldron (0-1) R O Donnell (0-1), K Langan (0-2), J Treacy (0-1) D O Brien, P Feeney, B Haverty, D Briggs, R Jennings, E Laffey, J Naughton, S Forde, E O'Grady, C Fahy and C Page.
The Senior Hurling team defeated Carnmore in their 2nd round Championship game played in Turloughmore. Athenry faced into a strong breeze in the first half but rwo goals from Cian Burke and Mickey Mullins gave them a 4 point lead at half time. Athenry dominated the second half with Mullins and Burke again to the fore picking off some lovely points aided by the freetaking of Ronan Hardiman this saw Athenry win out on a scoreline of Athenry 2-18 Carnmore 0-11
Athenry: J Grealish, D O 'Halloran, D Glynn,I O 'Shea,C Burke, J Divilly, P Hannon,(c), C O Dwyer, C Caulfield, R Hardiman, C Keane, D Fahy, J Carr, M Mullins and C Burke. Subs: C Cannon, E Donnellan, O McLoughlin and S Kelly
At a very well attended Club A.G.M., held in the Raheen Woods Hotel, Chairman Sean Keane reflected on a very busy year on the hurling and football fields. The highlights included the winning of the County Under 14 Div 1 Hurling Feile Final for the third year in a row and the Under 14 Football team winning their Championship. Also the Intermediate Footballers promotion to Division 3 in the league, and the Junior Footballers winning the League.
Juvenile Club Officers 2016
Chairman: Mark Tully
Juvenile Annual General Meeting 2016
Chairman Mark Tully opened the meeting. The minutes from 2015 and the 2016 Secretary’s report were taken as read.
| Athenry Feile Under 14 Hurling Division 1 Group Winners 2016
Back Row: (left to right) J Naughton, Patrick Freeney, Evan Connolly, Eoin Lawless, Jamie Treacy, Jack Dowling, Shea Hennessy, Ruairí Collins, Alan Waldron, Ian Dempsey, Ethan O' Grady, Cathal Page, Mark Hardiman, Darragh Carty. Front row: (left to right) Brogan Cloonan (mascot), David Briggs, Ryan O'Donnell, Conor Fahy, Eoin Laffey, Darren O'Brien, Ronan Jennings, Darragh Cloonan, Ben Haverty, Sean Forde, Kelvin Langan, Eoin Feeney and Conor Lawless (mascot)
|Athenry County Under 14 Div 2 Football Champions 2016
Front Row: (left to right) Daire McCarthy, Eoin Lydon, Jamie Burke, Colm Sweeney, Eoghan Burke, Shea Hennessy and Jack Dowling (joint captains), Cormac Hynes, Conor Fahy, Kelvin Langan, David Briggs, Sean Forde, Matthew Brennan, Eoin Gavin, Evan Lydon. Mascots: Niall McCarthy, Kevin Briggs and Colm McCarthy. Back Row: (left to right) Ryan O' Donnell, Gearoid Hennessy (trainer), Conor Forde, Alan Brennan (trainer), Jamie Treacy, Eoin Lawless, Ruairí Collins, Evan Connolly, Cormac Feeney, John Gray, James Cummins, Sean Byrne, Eoin Feeney and Tommy Moran (manager).
|Athenry County Under 13 Camogie Champions 2016
Front Row: (left to right) Nicola Harte (capt), Kayla Madden, Amy Kavanagh, Kate Williams, Jennifer Burke, Katelyn McCullagh, Amy Kennedy, Aisling Cronnelly, Chloe Quirke, Kiara Collins, Clara Keane, Caoimhe Kelly. Back Row: (left to right) Shandraya Flannery, Sabina Rabbitte, Emma Fitzgerald, Laura Freaney, Olwynn Rabbitte, Shannon Rabbitte, Rose Diviney, Aileen Treacy, Ciara Muldoon, Megan Greally, Niamh Feeney and Kaci Moran.
|Michael Crimmins presents the 'Club Person of the Year Award' to Club Chairman Sean Keane.||Club Chairman Sean Keane makes a presentation to outgoing Juvenile Club Chairman Mark Tully as mark of appreciation of his contribution to the Club.|
|Juvenile Players of the Year Eoin Caulfield (Hurling) & Morgan Leggett (Football) with Galway Football Star Shane Walsh, new Juvenile Chairman Robert Ruane and Athenry player Thomas Flynn|