COUNTDOWN TO FOOTBALL
As all playing surfaces start to fill each evening for training in the Ballymena area all the football fraternity and not just those at Carniny are counting down the days to getting back to playing once again. Use of pitches in the Ballymena area will be in big demand as will venues in surrounding areas which accommodates the many local teams playing in various leagues. Carniny welcome all their members back and hope we are going back to some form of normality.
FDC TO RETURN
The clubs well renowned Football Development Centre will return probably on the 22nd May to complete the postponed sessions from the previous programme and Davy Boyd will advise as regards members of the FDC who will be contacted this week for details. St Louis Grammar School will once again host the event and the centre caters for children born in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Any person not yet a member can still register their interest.
NEW SECTIONS TO BE FORMED
The club are delighted to announce that they intend forming two new sections to the clubs FDC and hope to incorporate them into the centre in the summer. Any child born in 20015, 2016 and 2017 or ANY girl in P5, P6 or P7 (who will hopefully be part of a girls team) should contact Billy O'Flaherty on 07850669666.
Carniny already have several girls playing in their 'boys' teams and others who have progressed further in the womans game most notably Rachel Dennison starring for top N. Ireland side Glentoran. They also have girls and former players at other Irish League clubs.
TEAM OF THE MONTH RETURNS
Carniny Amateur & Youth FC 'Team of the Month' award sponsored by McDonalds returns and the April award goes to the clubs under 18 team managed by Darren McGall and Chris Coulter. The team will receive a free meal courtesy of the local franchise.
AGE GROUP COACH NUMBER
FDC 2015s/16s DAVY BOYD 07803974402
2014s GARY WARD 07543744146
2013s BILLY O'FLAHERTY 07850669666
2012s STEVIE GREER 07739358444
2011s ROBIN McCLINTOCK 07989731982
2010s JOHN SCULLION 07895771792
2009s CHRIS SHIELDS 07793286347
2008s JOHN SCULLION 07895771792
2007s RYAN BURNETT 07720386199
2005s /06s BILLY O'FLAHERTY 07850669666
2003s/04s DARREN McGALL 07812604932
GIRLS FROM P5, P6, P7 BILLY O'FLAHERTY 07850669666
SENIOR TEAM PAUL DUNLOP 07707762552
FOOTBALL DEVELOPMENT CENTRE ( 2015s, 2016s 2017s ) DAVY BOYD 07803974402
VETERANS TEAM BILLY O'FLAHERTY 07850669666