Burgess GAA notes 25th August 2013

Junior A hurling

Hard luck to our junior hurlers who were defeated by Knockshegowna on Friday last on a score line of 1-15 to 0-10. Well done to players and management for their efforts this year.


Senior hurling

Dr Fogarty Cup Final Replay v Nenagh Éire Óg is fixed to be played on on Sunday 1st of September in Toomevara at the time of writing. Please check fixtures for further details as this is likely to change.

U16 Hurling

Well done to u16 players and management who beat Moneygall 2 -18 to 4-8 on Saturday last and have now qualified as top seeded team for the quarter finals.

Minor Hurling

Well done to our minor hurlers who beat Templederry 3-23 to 2-13 and have now qualified to face Silvermines in the semi-final. Best of luck lads!

Thank You from the Ballywilliam-Newtown Ramblers

A sincere thank you to all who sponsored and supported the team for the Relay for Life held in Toomevara GAA grounds last Saturday, raising funds for the Irish Cancer Society. Thanks to all who called in to our Camp offering support and gifts over the weekend.

We were one of 32 teams participating over the 24 hour walking relay. While the rain on Saturday Evening  dampened  things for a few hours, the overall weekend was another great success.

Special thanks to Declan Kearns for the use of his horse transporter as our Team Base Camp for the weekend. It offered great facilities and comfort for the team, friends and visitors. We request that all sponsorship cards are returned within the next 2 weeks.

Club Lotto

There was no winner of Monday 19th Augusts  lotto draw. The numbers drawn were 1, 12, 18 & 28. Next weeks draw, Monday 2nd of September, will take place in Barrys.

Thanks to all for your continued support.

Gym Membership

A quick reminder to all existing members whose membership fall s due around now.  Please renew as soon as possible. For anyone wishing to join, please contact any club officer for further details.  The gym is fantastic value at €50 for 6 months membership.

U12 County semi-final in Drombane Monday 26th Aug. @7pm

photo (16)

Burgess 2-04 Knockavilla Kickhams 1-01

After a hard fought game this evening in Drombane, Burgess were victorious on a scoreline of        2-04 to 1-01. All players tried hard throughout the game and were duly rewarded with a great win.

A sincere thanks to all the Burgess supporters who turned out in such great numbers and encouraged the team from start to finish.

All roads now lead to Pairc Na NOg, Thurles this Friday throw in 6.45pm for U12 County Final Burgess v Ballyneal.