The Erris United/Iorras Aontaithe club awards were presented on Friday evening the 24th May for the 2012 Football season. The awards were held in the Clann Lir and, like every year, it was well attended. The Master of ceremony was Club Youth Coach, Des O’Connor. The New Club Chairman, Micky Dixon welcomed everyone and thanked McNulty Travel/Coaches and Derrick McNulty for their Sponsorship of the awards. The Chairman went on to thank all the club sponsors and all at the Club for their commitment and hard work. He congratulated all the winners. The awards were as follows: U11 Player of the year-Shane O’Donohue. U12 P.O.Y- Fionnan Ryan. U13 P.O.Y.- Aran Reilly. U14 P.O.Y.- Michael Keane. U15 P.O.Y-Marty Boylan. U16 P.O.Y- Jamie Flannary. U17 P.O.Y.- Tony Conroy. U18 P.O.Y.- Brendan McGrath.
The Masters Player of the year was Stephan Carolan. The Erris United (B) team Player of the year was Eamon Carey. The Erris United (A) team Player of the year was Michael Meeaghan.
The Golden Boot awards went to: U12 GB- joint winners- Evan Ivers & Luke O’Reilly. U13 GB- Evan Ivers. U 14 GB- Dara O’Muirithe. U15 GB- Ryan O’Donohue. U16 GB- Pete MacArthur. U17 GB- Kyle O’Reilly. U18 GB- Joint winners, Kyle O’Reilly & Gary Boylan. The Masters Golden Boot was jointly won by Eric O’Reilly & Stephen Carolan. The Erris United (B) team golden Boot went to Eric O’Reilly. The Iorras Aontaithe (A) Golden Boot went to Micky Togher.Also recognised and presented with their medals was the Iorras Aontaithe U14 panel that won the Divisional Shield recording ten wins out of ten in the process.
The Erris United Masters were also recognised for the League & Cup winning achievements.Also recognised was Gary Boylan & Ryan O’Donohue who are part of the emerging Talent programme.
The Club Chairman Micky Dixon made a special presentation on behalf of the Club to the former Chairman, Tom Reilly in recognition of his leadership over the past eight years.
(Photos from the presentation can be viewed on the Club Facebook page)