Burgess GAA notes 10th April 2019

Senior Hurling:
Our seniors played out a high scoring draw with reigning mid champions Loughmore Castleiney on Saturday last in the county championship. 2-21 each was the final score with our county man Donagh Maher levelling the game in injury time.
Next up is Nenagh in the north championship in Dolla on Sunday April 14th at 3pm.
Minor Hurling:
Our minors were beaten in the minor league by Moneygall Clonakenny 0-16 to 1-9. Our next game is on Tuesday  April 19th at 6:30 in Kilcolman against Ballinahinch Templederry.
U12 football:
A mixed bag for our green and gold teams with both beaten away to Kilruane and then a draw and a win at home against Inane Rovers on Saturday.
U16 Football:
Our u16 footballers were well beaten by Inane Rovers on Monday last.
Club lotto:
There was no winner of last Monday night’s jackpot. The Numbers drawn were 1, 11, 17 & 25. The Lucky dip winners were Kieran Grace Ballyhiskey, Evelyn Frawley Burgess & Betty Stanley Newtown. The Sellers Prize went to John Grace. This week’s draw was held in Reidy’s for a Jackpot of €2,600
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Burgess GAA Notes 25th March 2019

Junior Hurling A:
Our junior A hurlers were beaten in the league away to Roscrea at the on Saturday last.
Junior B Hurling:
Our junior B hurlers were beaten 0-16 to 1-8 by Ballinahinch in the league on Sunday last.

U16 County News:

Burgess were well represented in the U16 Todd Nolan inter County hurling Tournament held in Abbeydorney Gaa Grounds in Kerry on Sat 23rd March , they had a semi final victory over Cork, Tipperary 3-12 Cork 2-11 and were narrowly defeated by Kerry in the final Kerry 1-14 Tipperary 1-10. Michéal Ryan started at no.3 and Eoin Grace at no.10, well done lads.

Couch to 5k:
Congratulations to our Couch to 5k group who completed their first 5k at Clarisford Park parkrun in Killaloe last Saturday morning. On a lovely morning, all our runners flew around the course. Well done to all for their 9-week effort and thanks to Clarisford Park parkrun for hosting us.
Easter Camp:
Burgess Easter Camp takes place 23rd -25th April, 10am – 1pm. Registration takes place  on the first morning @ 9.45am.
Junior Park run:
Starts Sunday 31st March @ 9:30am in Kilcolman, A free weekly 2km timed parkrun for 4 to 14 year olds. Non-competitive and open to all
Club Lotto:
There was no winner of last Monday night’s jackpot. The numbers drawn were 7, 15, 16 & 24. The lucky dip winners were Mary Kehoe  c/o Pat Stanley, Peg Maxwell D Pallas Bar & Ann Grace Nenagh. The seller’s prize went to Mairead Darcy. This week’s draw is in Barry’s for a Jackpot of €2,400.

Burgess GAA Notes 19th March 2019

Senior Hurling league:

We suffered a heavy loss to Kiladangan in the Senior league on bank holiday Monday last. 2-16 to 1-8 was the final score with our goal, coming from a blistering 21 meter free from Stephen Murray with the last puck of the game. We were forced to cede home advantage for this fixture due to the bad weather making Kilcoleman unplayable.

North Tipp junior A league:

On Saturday March 23rd we take on Roscrea in Roscrea at 5pm.

North Tipp Junior B 

On Sunday March 24th we face Ballinahinch in Kilcoleman 11:15am

C.P.R. training session:

There will be a free C.P.R. Training session in Kilcolman on Tuesday 26th March 7:30 to 10pm.

Certified trainers will do Adult/Child C.P.R. Adult/Child choking and Adult/Child use of A.E.D (defibrillator)

Membership:

 Club membership is now due and is a very reasonable €50 for a player, €30 playing student and €20 for a social member. Gym membership is now also due at this time.

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday’s nights club lotto draw. The numbers drawn were 7, 15, 16 & 24. The €40 lucky dip winners were Mary Kehoe c/o Pat Stanley, Peg Maxwell, Pallasmore and Anne Grace Nenagh. The sellers prize went to Mairead Darcy. Next weeks draw will be held in Barry’s for a Jackpot of €2,400. 

Burgess Gaa Notes March 4th 2019

Junior A league:

 We have been drawn in group 2 of the Junior A league with Nenagh, Roscrea and Toomevara. Our opening game is due to take place on Saturday 23rd of March against Roscrea date and time to be confirmed.

 Junior B league:

 We will field a team in the Junior B league this year and are drawn in a group with Ballina, Kiladangan, Shannon Rovers, Ballinahinch and Moneygall. Our first game is due to take place on Saturday March 23rd against Ballina. Further fixture info to be confirmed.

Senior league Hurling:

Our seniors are due to begin their league campaign against Thurles Sarsfields in the Outside field in Thurles at 12pm Sunday 10th of March.

Membership:

Club membership is now due and is a very reasonable €50 for a player, €30 playing student and €20 for a social member. Gym membership is now also due at this time.

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday night’s jackpot. The numbers drawn were 3, 5, 20 & 27. The lucky dip winners were Susan Gill Kylebeg, Ellie Walsh Crannagh & Bob O’Brien Springfort. The Sellers prize went to Mike O’Flaherty. This weeks draw was in Barrys for a  Jackpot of €2,100.

 

Burgess Gaa Notes 17th January 2019

A.G.M.

We had a big turnout to our A.G.M. on Friday last after Mass was said for deceased members. The following officers were elected for the coming year:

Chairman: Mike Carroll

Vice Chairmen: Johnny Flynn & John Hogan

Secretary: Gemma Flynn

Assistant Secretary: Laura Carroll

Treasurer: Rena Maher

Assistant Treasurer: Marian Carroll

Registrar: Maria Murray

PRO: Padraig Hogan

County Board Officer: Morty Hogan

County Board Draw Co-Ordinator: Joe Sherlock

Development Officer: Dinny Ryan

Irish Officer: Maeve O’Brien

Schools Liaison Officer: Derek Sharkey

Alcohol & Drugs Awareness: Pat Stanley

Coaching Officer: Shane Maher

Players Reps: Conor Gill, Niall McGrath & Willie Ryan

 

Executive Committee:

Ann McGrath

Mairead Darcy

Pat Gibson

Mike O’Dwyer

John Maher

Pat Carroll

Peter Carroll

Brian Hogan

John Murray

Kieran Hogan

John Ryan

Mike Slattery

Paddy McMahon

Dinner Dance:

Last Saturday, on what was a fantastic night for the Parish, we held our joint dinner dance with the Burgess-Duharra camogie club. After a superb meal in the Lakeside Hotel Donie Nealon presented the medals to our Seamus O’Rian senior hurling champions. Pat Woods was later voted by the players as player of the year. The music was provided Ebony and dancing continued late into the night. Well done to all who organised a fantastic night for the club and we extend a special thanks to the staff of the Lakeside Hotel who looked after us so well. We would like to wish our hurlers and the Burgess-Duharra ladies the best of luck for the year to come.

Couch to 5K:

Our highly successful Couch to 5k programme kicked off on Tuesday in Kilcolman. If you have little or no running experience, this is perfect for you. New members are very important so if you’d like to get involved please contact Fergal on 085 7254855 if you would like to know more.

Cards:

The 45 cards night continues in Kilcolman on Thursday nights. Games start at 8pm upstairs in the new building and all are welcome. 

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday night’s club lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 5, 13, 15 & 21. The Lucky dip winners were Nicola Sharkey Newtown, Ann McCormack Gortmore & Ann Carroll Kilcolman. The Sellers Prize went to Christy Griffin. This week’s draw was in Reidy’s for a Jackpot of €5,300.

Burgess Gaa Notes 7th January 2019

A.G.M.

The 2018 club AGM is Friday 11th January at 8pm. Mass for deceased club members is at 7.30. Nomination forms are available upon request. All club members are welcome to attend.

Dinner Dance:

Join us at 7.15pm SHARP on Saturday January 12th in the Lakeside Hotel for great celebrations at the Burgess GAA & Burgess-Duharra Dinner Dance.

After what has been a fantastic year for both clubs with our Burgess – Duharra ladies winning SEVEN county finals in a row and the Kilmacud All Ireland 7s, to name a few and our senior hurlers winning the Seamus O’Rian Senior County Championship we have a lot to celebrate!

Ebony will provide the entertainment on the night with a DJ to follow.

Tickets are €26 and can be purchased from any committee member! It’s going to be a fantastic night so be sure to get your tickets early!

Couch to 5K:

Images from last year’s parkrun

We are hoping to run our Couch to 5k programme in Kilcolman again this year. If you have little or no running experience, this is perfect for you. New members are very important and will be run if there are diffident numbers interested. Please contact Fergal on 085 7254855 if you would like to know more.

Intercounty representation:

Well done to Donagh Maher who chipped in with a point from corner back in Tipps Munster league win over Kerry last weekend.

Club Lotto:

Thanks to all who supported our club lotto over the festive period and all who attended our Christmas and New Year draws. We’d like to wish all our supporters a prosperous and happy new year.

Burgess Gaa Notes

The Chaser:

A massive thank you to everyone who supported The Chaser event in the Abbey Court hotel last Friday night. The night was a huge success with over 400 people in attendance and over €43k raised so far.

The attendance on the night and generosity of everyone who supported us has surpassed all expectations.

Thanks to all our main sponsors and advertisers. Please support these businesses going forward as they were only too happy to support us in this venture.

A business directory will be set up in the very near future.

A massive thank you to Pallas Marketing for making the night possible I think everyone will agree it was a very enjoyable, entertaining & professionally ran show with fantastic results for the club.

Thanks to Derg Farmhouse cheese for putting on a fantastic spread for our sponsors it was fairly tasty!

All money raised goes towards a 60 x 30 meter Fully Floodlit, 4G AstroTurf and Hurling Wall facility which your sons and daughters will benefit from for time to come.

Thank You Again – Your support is vital.

Senior Hurling:

Well done to our senior hurlers and management who secured the clubs first ever senior championship title with a 1-11 to 0-13 win over Moycarkey Borris in the Seamus O’Riain final on Sunday. The win capped off a magnificent weekend for the club as straight after the win our glorious intermediate champions of 1993 were honoured on the field and joined in celebration with the men of 2018. Thanks to everyone who made it such a memorable day for the Parish.

https://youtu.be/LjHbBZMQur8

Club tops:

Niall McGrath will be in Kilcolman next Thursday 25th from 7pm to 7.45pm with a sample of the new player sweater tops which will be worn on county final day for anyone wishing to order one. Adult Price is €45 (includes crest & initials), €40 without initials. Juvenile prices to be confirmed. Orders to be submitted by Tuesday 30th October and can be made to either Niall McGrath (0868483615) or Gemma Flynn (0872359336).

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Tuesdays night’s club lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 4, 11, 20 & 29. The lucky dip winners were Pat O’Brien c/o Francie Walsh, Catherine Reidy Carrigatoher & Denis Quirke Nenagh. The sellers Prize went to Dinny Ryan. This week’s draw was in Reidy’s for a Jackpot of €4,100.