Burgess GAA Notes 18th December 2017

A.G.M.

The A.G.M. Is fixed for January 19th. Anyone who wants to submit a motion or nominate an officer should contact club secretary Gemma Flynn for forms. You can contact Gemma on the club phone 087 235 9336 of via email secretary.burgess.tipperary@gaa.ie

Inter-county representation:

Stephen Murray in action with the Tipp senior footballers. Photo Credit: Enda O’SullivanWell done to Stephen Murray who made his debut with the Tipperary senior footballers today and chipped in with two points in their win over Limerick.

Photo Credit: Enda O’Sullivan

Club lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday nights club lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 6, 10, 14 & 27. The lucky dip winners were Ruby Power Garranmore, John O’Dwyer Pallasmore & Gabby Reidy Newtown. Sellers prize Christy Griffin. This weeks draw was in D Pallas Bar for a Jackpot of €4,450.

Burgess GAA Notes 11th December 2017

A.G.M.

The A.G.M. Is fixed for January 19th. Anyone who wants to submit a motion or nominate an officer should contact club secretary Gemma Flynn for forms. You can contact Gemma on the club phone 087 235 9336 of via email secretary.burgess.tipperary@gaa.ie

U11 Indoor Hurling:

U11 hurling concluded this week with victories for Green & Yellow Shamrocks in the cup and Cuala in the plate. In all five teams with a total of twenty five boys took part in wall ball and alley drills as well as a league of indoor games. We would like to thank Fergal McDonnell, Micheál Ryan, Edmund Ryan and David Kyne for their hard work coaching, refereeing and organising the sessions and games. It was fantastic to see how much the lads enjoyed the games while also brining on their skills. Well done to all.

Winter activities

Thanks to Fergal McDonnell and his team who ran this years winter activities nights in Kilcolman. The final evening was last Thursday night and was as usual great fun for the children of 1st and 2nd class of the parish.

Club lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday night’s lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 9, 11, 18 & 29. The lucky dip winners were Kaitlin O Halloran c/o Burgess Duharra Club, Marie Hughes Newtown & Jimmy Ryan Portroe. The sellers prize went to Morty Hogan. This weeks draw was in Barrys for a Jackpot of €4,350.

Munster inter firms champions:

Well done to the Burgess contingent of John O’Brien, Martin Fogarty and Kieran Ryan who were part of the Carey Glass inter firms team who defeated Suir engineering of Waterford in Thurles last week. Well done lads!

Burgess Gaa Notes 4th December 2017

Juvenile Presentation night:

The juvenile club held their presentation night on Friday last in Kilcolman. A large crowd was in attendance to see our county star Donagh Maher present medals to our double Feile winning u14 team as well as our u6, u8 and u10 teams. We’d like to send out a big thank you to Donagh for being so generous with his time, the boys got a big kick out of meeting him. Well done too to chairman Derek Sharkey & Eimear O’Keefe who did a great job of organising the event.

A.G.M.

The A.G.M. Is fixed for January 19th. Anyone who wants to submit a motion or nominate an officer should contact club secretary Gemma Flynn for forms. You can contact Gemma on the club phone 087 235 9336 of via email secretary.burgess.tipperary@gaa.ie

Cards night:

A fundraising cards night in aid of the community alert will be held in Kilcoleman on Thursday December 6th at 8pm. Tickets are €5 and all are welcome to attend.

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday nights club lotto jackpot. The Numbers drawn were 15, 23, 26 & 29. The Lucky dip winners were Donal Gleeson c/o Johnny G, Michael McCathy c/o Johnny G & Gabby Reidy Newtown. The Sellers prize went to Fergal McDonnell. This week’s draw was in Reidy’s. Jackpot €4,250.

Sympathy:

We extend our condolences the family of Kathleen (Kay) Howard who passed away recently. Funeral mass is on Tuesday December 5th at 11am in Youghalarra church Newtown with burial in Youghalarra Cemetery afterwards. May she rest in peace.