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Mary Cosgrove Memorial Hurling 7s   09/22/2016

Mary Cosgrove Memorial Hurling 7s

On Sunday October 2nd at Rockland GAA will see the annual Mary Cosgrove Memorial Hurling 7s.
. The competition is aimed at Junior A + B Hurling Teams and a Camogie Section.

Registration for teams is due by Wednesday September 28th 12pm.

There is no charge for registration. The competition will be starting at approximately 11AM with Field Set up and on the day team registration from 10AM.

Teams should register as Junior A, Junior B or Camogie .
Junior A division is aimed at resident players in the United States. They can be both Irish and American players.

Junior B Division is aimed at American players or newcomers to the game. It is aimed at new teams, colleges and U18 teams.
In the past clubs from New York GAA and indeed all over America and Canada have participated.

Each club are permitted to provide at least one Hurling referee to participate in the tournament . Clubs that are not playing are expected to assist with officiated.

If any club is interested in participating for this event e-mail - emmett.conlon.hda.newyork@gaa.ie for more information.

The tournament was renamed in September 2011 after the passing of Mayo-born Mary T. Cosgrove mother of Hoboken Guards co-founder David Cosgrove. Her Husband, Pat Cosgrove Sr., a native of Galway and former Skehana hurler/footballer, played many years for multiple hurling & football teams in NYGAA.

As this tournament will assuredly grow in size and quality each season mirroring the rapid national growth of Gaelic games in America, area/regional fans of all sports, from all cultures, are encouraged to come support the local clubs and join us as we celebrate the greatest game on earth, the gateway to Irish culture.

Please see below photo's from the tournaments in previous years.






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