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!

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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.

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Junior A football:

Our footballers, despite battling hard, were undone by two goals just after half time in the North final in Portroe on Saturday last. It was an entertaining game despite the horrible conditions. Hard luck to our lads and congratulations to Portroe. Final score Burgess 1-10 Portroe 3-9.

Juvenile Presentation night:

Burgess Juvenile club are holding their annual presentation night in Kilcoleman on Friday 1st December at 6pm. Medals will be presented by Donagh Maher. We are also having our annual raffle . Tickets will be distributed this week please support this vital fundraiser for the juvenile club.

Cards Night:

Cards night continues every Thursday in Kilcoleman (new building) at 8pm. We’d love to see new 45 players as well as those who were involved last year. A beginners table will be there too. Lots of laughs and chat with a cup of tea.

Indoor Hurling:

Indoor hurling continues on Tuesday evenings for u11’s throughout the month of November.

Club lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday nights club lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 16, 20, 22 & 30. The lucky dip winners were Tom Kirwan c/o Johnny Grace, Mary & Christine Kennedy Barbaha & Kaitlin O Halloran c/o Duharra. The selllers prize went to Maria Murray. This weeks draw was in Barrys for a Jackpot of €4,050.

North Junior A final venue change

It wouldn’t be November if there weren’t some late fixture changes and so…. The north final v Portroe has been moved to Port this Saturday November 18th at 2pm. We were not in a position to toss due to our field being unplayable. Please spread the word and we look forward to seeing a big Burgess support there.

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Junior Football: 

Our long awaited junior A football final v neighbours Portroe takes place this Saturday November 18th in Dolla at 2pm. Best of luck to all and we look forward to seeing a big Burgess support there.

Please see the Guardian fixtures and the clubs social media for further information and late fixture changes.

Condolences:

We extend our deepest sympathy to the family and friends of the late Mattie Fogarty who passed away on Sunday last. Mattie was a passionate Burgess man and will be greatly missed within the club. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.

Congratulations Duharra:

Well done to the Duharra ladies who claimed their second Munster senior camogie title at the weekend. We wish them the best of luck in the all Ireland series.

Cards Night:

Cards night continues every Thursday in Kilcoleman (new building) at 8pm. We’d love to see new 45 players as well as those who were involved last year. A beginners table will be there too. Lots of laughs and chat with a cup of tea.

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday nights lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 9, 19, 21 & 23. The lucky dip winners were John Flannery Newtown, Jack O’Flaherty Youghalarra, Ruby Power Garraunmore. The sellers prize went to Tom Hogan. This weeks draw was in Reidy’s for a Jackpot of €3,950.

Fixture Update: North Junior A football final

Our long awaited junior A football final v neighbours Portroe takes place this Saturday November 18th in Dolla at 2pm. Best of luck to all and we look forward to seeing a big Burgess support there.

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U21 Hurling:

Two second half goals sunk our chances in horrible conditions in Nenagh on Sunday last as our u21’s went down fighting against Silvermines.

We’d just like to say hard luck to our lads luck they played they’re hearts out. Best of luck to the mines in the final. Final score Silvermines 3-15, Burgess 1-12.

Junior Football:

Our junior North final against Portroe is fixed for the weekend of the 18th of November. Please see the Guardian fixtures and the clubs social media for further information and late fixture changes.

Camogie Munster Final:

Best of luck to the Burgess Duharra ladies in the Munster final against Clare champions Inagh Kilnamona on Saturday November 11th at 2pm in the Gaelic Grounds. We would love to see a large Burgess support for the girls as they seek to win a Munster championship double. Also well done to he Duharra minor team who won their county final at the weekend.

Cards Night:

Cards night continues every Thursday in Kilcoleman (new building) at 8pm. We’d love to see new 45 players as well as those who were involved last year. A beginners table will be there too. Lots of laughs and chat with a cup of tea.

Fallen trees:

If there are any fallen trees around the parish that people would like to donate to the juvenile club please contact Fergal McDonnell or Derek Sharkey. Thanks

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday night’s jackpot. Numbers drawn were 2, 4, 13 & 20. Lucky dip winners were Pat Walsh Barbaha, Emily O’Brien, Dublin and Dan & David Nevin Monroe. Sellers prize Jim Walsh. This weeks draw was I n D Pallas Bar for a Jackpot of €3,850.