Burgess GAA Notes 15th May 2017

Junior A Hurling:


Well done to our Junior’s who beat Knockshegowna handily on Saturday last in the North League in Kilcolman on a final scoreline of Burgess 3-13 Knockshe 0-11.

U14 Football:

Well done to our u14 footballers who booked their berth in the North u14 ‘A’ football final against Silvermines after a brilliant performance tonight! Well done to the lads over them. There was great battling done to hang in there and power through at the end. Another North Final!
Burgess 1-8 Ballina 0-8

U16 Football:

Hard luck to the U16s who went down fighting against a strong Ballina team in the North Final. Great rally in the second half to respond to those Ballina goals. Another well turned out team from Burgess. They are a great credit to the parish and the lads over them.
Congratulations & best of luck to the Ballina GAA lads in the county championship.

Senior Hurling:

Our next county game will be against Mullinahone on Saturday May 27th at 2pm in Templemore.

Striking Video:


With our minor and underage hurlers in mind we have created this instructional video on striking (the ball!). We would urge all of our players and their parents alike to take a look at the footage and take on board some the tips shown.
And who better to demonstrate striking but current senior hurler and one of the best strikers of the ball you’re likely see, our very own Stephen Murray.
We would like to thank Declan Kirwan, whose brainchild this project this is, for his vision and for putting the work into producing this video. We would also like to thank Fergal McDonnell for his input and for doing such a professional job with the editing. Finally thanks to Stephen Murray and Stephen Kirwan who did so well in front of the cameras.

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday night’s Club Lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 7, 12, 21 & 24. The three lucky dip winners were Mike Keane Castlecranna, Aileen Howard Newtown & Kat Cooney Garranmore. The sellers prize went to Marian Carroll. This weeks draw was in Reidy’s for a Jackpot of €3,600.