Before a big crowd in the Castle Arch Hotel last night the latest winner of the Brody Cup was announced when Colm Harte was named by Alan Kirwan as the the Senior Team Player of the Year for 2006/7. Alan Kirwan’s choice was presented with the cup by Paula Brody, daughter of the late Dr. ‘Jack’ Brody and he became the thirty first recipient of the prestigeous award.
Celestine Kearney received the Ladies team Player of the Year award from Ladies Team Manager Robert Bradley.
Andy Reily was named as Reserve Team player of the year by Reserve Team Manager Luke Dempsey and was presented with the Bernard Barry Cup by Bernard’s son Gerry & his daughter Marty.
Keith Way was announced as Player of the Year on the Club’s Third Team by Manager Mick Craig. Also in the picture is Michael Tyndall, Mick’s Assistant manager.
John Barry was presented with the Clancy Cup as Clubman of the Year by Peter Clancy who paid tribute to ‘Jabb’s’ contribution to the affairs of the Club over the last twelve months. On the left of the picture is Committee Member Des FitzGerald.
Avril McGowan & Paul Gilsenan were presented with the Leading Scorer trophies for the Ladies’ & Men’s teams respectively.
Alan Kirwan was presented with a special trophy to mark his retirement from Senior Team management. Picture shows him with Club Chairman Robert Bradley (left) & Club Secretary Des Clancy.
Christy Ginnerty became the first person to be inducted into the new Trim Celtic Hall of Fame. He was presented with a souvenir of the occasion by Club President John McEvoy.
Members of the Club team of 1967 were the recipients of special awards after which Christy Ginnerty entertained the attendance to an account of life in the early days of Trim Celtic to mark the 40th Anniversary of the founding of the Club.
Cllr. Ray Butler, newly elected to the Chair of Trim Town Council, made a presentation to the Club in recognition of the winning of the MDL Premier Division title for the 2006/7 season. Pictures sghows Club Chairman Robert Bradley receiviong the memento.
All in all, a full night’s entertainment which marked the end of the most successful season ever for the Club.
A Photo Album of the night is available here.