Burgess GAA notes 23rd March 2015

Senior Hurling:


Our senior hurlers earned their first competitive win of the year on Sunday last against mid opposition in the shape of JK Brackens on Sunday 15th March. We were victorious on a score line of 2-11 to 2-10 in the county senior league in a hard fought encounter. Well done lads! A short match report can be viewed in the club website.

Burgess Team: Brian Sherlock, Paddy Hogan, Johnny Mulqueen, Jack O’Flaherty, Shane Maher, Donagh Maher, Timmy Hogan,  Mike O’Flaherty, Peter Gill, Tadgh O’Halloran, Brian Hogan, Noel Gleeson, Keith Nealon, Eoin Leahy Hogan, Stephen Murray. Subs used: Damien O’Brien. Johnny Ryan.

We faced Eire Og Annacarty in the quarter-final of the Dr. Fogarty Cup on Sunday 22nd of March in Annacarty. Our lads put in a storming performance despite being shorthanded and ran out comfortable winners on a score line of 3-16 to 0-13. A short match report can be viewed on the club website.

Team: Brian Sherlock, Paddy Hogan, Johnny Mulqueen, Jack O’Flaherty(0-1), Shane Maher, Donagh Maher, Timmy Hogan, Mike O’Flaherty(0-1), Peter Gill(0-1), Danny Ryan, John O’Brien(1-2), Tadgh O’Halloran(0-1), Keith Nealon, Eoin Leahy Hogan(1-1), Stephen Murray(1-8). Subs Used: Conor Gill (0-1), Johnny Ryan, Drew Boland, Bill O’Flaherty, Lee Howard.

Junior A hurling:

Friendly fire - Flattened by Flynner

Our Junior A’s had a good win over Silvermines in the League on Saturday last claiming victory with a final score of 0-21 to 0-11.

Team that started : Brian Sherlock, Keith Mulqueen, Sean Flynn, Drew Boland, Conor Gill, Timmy Hogan, Lee Howard, James Coady, Declan O’Donoghue, Kieran Ryan, Tadgh O’Halloran, Garrett Howard, John O’Brien, Keith Nealon.

Easter Camp:

Our Annual Easter Camp will take place from 31st March to April 2nd from 10 – 1pm. Boys and girls are welcome to attend this camp from aged 6 – 13. They must have attended GAA training in Kilcolman for at least one year as this camp only covers hurling and football . Cost is €20 per child. Please bring a hurley, helmet, boots and gum-shield. Registration will be held on the Monday 31st at 9.45am

U12 Football:

Well done to our u12 footballers who beat Portroe at the weekend!

Burgess GAA Lotto Draw:

There was no winner of last week’s Jackpot the numbers Drawn were 7, 13, 25 & 28.This week’s Draw was in Barry’s of Newtown on Monday the 23rd March. The Jackpot was €5,100 on the night. Next week’s draw will be in Reidy’s Newtown on Monday the 30th March. Best of luck and thank you for your continued support.


Well done to Aidan O’Flaherty who won his all Ireland u-17 handball semi-final recently 21-15 and 21-1. We all wish him the very best of luck in the All Ireland final.

Club Membership:

Club membership falls due at this time and the rates for membership are as follows:  Adult Players €30, Student and non-playing members €20. The rate for adult players including Gym membership  is €100, students and non-playing members including gym membership is €90. Maria Murray or any club officer can be contacted about renewing or taking up your membership.


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