Upcoming fixtures

Our u21’s take on Portroe this Sunday, October 22nd, in Nenagh at 12pm.

And our eagerly awaited North Junior A football final against Portroe has been fixed for Sunday October 29th at 2pm in Nenagh.

As always at this time of the year fixtures become a bit more fluid so be sure and check the Guardian and the clubs social media for any changes. And of course our players would really appreciate your support in these games against our neighbours.

See below for the rest of the upcoming fixtures from around the division.


Burgess GAA Notes 2nd of October 2017

Junior A football:

Our junior footballers, short four or five lads for various reasons, put in a great performance on Saturday last in the county quarter final v Knockavilla-Donaskeigh Kickhams in Kilcommon. A few missed chances meant it wasn’t to be our day but our lads have the small matter of a north final against Portroe to look forward to. Time date and venue for the north final were not known at the time of writing please see the Guardian fixtures and the clubs social media for further information.
Juvenile Hurling:
Our u6’s, u8’s and u10’s played their end of year games in Moneygall on Sunday last and after a few hardy games of hurling the lads had a fine appetite worked up for treats in Obama Plaza. We’d like to send out a big thank you to all the coaches who put so much of their time into preparing the next crop of Burgess hurlers. Going on the skills on shown future of Burgess hurling is certainly bright.

Cards Night:

Cards night will resume on Thursday 7th October 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.

U21 Hurling:

Our much deferred opener against Ballina is set to be played next weekend. There was no firm fixture at the time of writing so please see the Guardian fixture section and as always watch the clubs social media for late changes to fixtures.

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday nights club lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 15, 16, 17 & 21. Lucky dip winners were Michael Grey Gortmore, Kevin Gleeson Carrigatogher and Cathal McGrath Barnakey. The sellers prize went to Laura Carroll. This week’s draw was held in D Pallas Bar for a jackpot of €3,350.

This weekends fixtures

Other upcoming fixtures include the Football County Qtr Final against Knockavilla Sat 4pm in Kilcommon and the Under 21s play Ballina in the first round of the championship in Shalee Sunday at 12.

Burgess GAA Notes 25th 2017

Senior Hurling:

Our disappointing year drew to a close on Sunday last when we were beaten 2-20 to 2-8 by Kiladangan and were relegated to Roinn 2 next year. It’s been a tough year of injury, loss of personnel and just plain bad luck. We would like to thank the players and management for their hard work and efforts throughout the year.

Junior Football:

Our junior Footballers play Portroe in the North Final Wednesday September 27th at 7pm in Puckane. Please come down and give the lads your support.

Underage Hurling:

We had a busy week of underage action starting on Thursday last when our u9’s played a blitz in Shallee. On Friday our u11’s were beaten 1-9 to 1-5 away to a very strong Lorrha side. Then on Saturday former Burgess hurler John McKenna brought the Pallasgreen u6, u8 and u10 teams to Kilcolman for a series of challenge matches. We would like to thank Pallasgreen for making the journey up to us. The weekend was capped off in style for our young players when our u10’s had a fine win over Kiladangan plate final in Cloughjordan.

The Martin O’Leary U11 tournament will take place on Saturday 7th October in Kilcolman from 1pm to 3pm. Teams comfirmed are Kilruane, Kiladangan and Portroe.

U21 Hurling:

We are fixed to play Ballina in Shallee at 6pm Saturday 30th of September. All support id greatly appreciated.

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday nights club lotto draw. The numbers drawn were 2,3,4 & 9. The lucky dip winners were Tom Hogan Barnakey, Francis Walsh Nenagh and Maureen Dundon Ballywilliam. The sellers prize went to Pat Carroll. This week’s draw was in Barry’s for a jackpot of €3,250.

Senior Hurling:

Despite the fact that we were missing Bill O’Flaherty and Willie Ryan due to work commitments and Stephen Murray due to a bout of food poisoning our senior hurlers had a fine 2-20 to 2-10 over neighbours Ballina in Dolla on Saturday last. This sets up a winner stays up clash with last years North champions and beaten county finalists this Saturday at 12pm in Nenagh. Please give the lads all your support and see the Guardian fixtures and the clubs social media for further information.

U21 Hurling:

We are fixed to play Ballina in Shallee at 6pm Saturday 30th of September not Saturday 23rd as advertised in the Guardian.

Junior A Football:

Our lads have qualified to play Portroe in the North Final on Wednesday 27th of September at 7pm in Puckane. Please give your support to our lads in this important game.

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday nights club lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 7, 12, 14 & 30. Lucky dip winners were Liam & Marie Hogan Newtown, John O’Donoghue Dooneen & Jerry O’Brien Ballina. The sellers prize went to Marian Carroll. This weeks draw was in Reidy’s for a Jackpot of €3,150.

Burgess GAA Notes September 11th 2017

Junior Football:

Well done to our junior footballers who qualified for the north final after defeating Shannon Rovers on Friday last.

Senior Hurling:

Our seniors take on Ballina this weekend in their first relegation playoff game. See the Guardian fixtures and the clubs social media for further details.

U21 Hurling:

We play Ballina on Saturday Sept 16th in Portroe at 6pm.


At a committee meeting on Tuesday night last it was decided to set up a finance/fundraising team to organise fundraisers with the intention of building a ball wall and astro turf pitch over the next few years! We are having a meeting on Thursday night at 8.30 in the new building in kilcoleman if anyone would like to join the group to get a few fundraisers going they are very welcome to attend. As the money will benefit both senior and juvenille club along with camogie we’re hoping to get people from all clubs in the parish involved! 

U13 alley ball tournament:

Well done to David Kyne and his u13’s who held an alley ball tournament in Youghalarra at the weekend. These tournaments are great way of honing lads skills well done to all.

Club Lotto:

There was one lucky winner of last Monday nights jackpot. Congratulations to Tom Shanahan, Nenagh. The Numbers drawn were 3, 9, 13 & 23. The Sellers prize went to Morty Hogan. This weeks draw was in D Pallas Bar for a Jackpot of €3,000 and where Tom and Alan Dower were presented with their winnings.

Burgess GAA Notes 14th August 2017

Senior Hurling:

We were defeated in our final group game of the county championship by Éire Óg Annacarty 2-20 to 1-17. This loss puts us into a four way relegation play off against Ballina, Carrick Swan and Kiladangan with two to go down. Kiladangan and Carrick Swan can escape relegation should they manage to win their divisional championships. We play Coolderry next week in Kilcolman in the Dermot Hogan Memorial tournament.

Juvenile clothes collection:

Burgess Juvenile Club are holding clothes collection on Saturday 26th August. Bags of clothes can be dropped to Kilcoleman any night during training between now and 26th August or bags can be dropped off to Derek Sharkey or Patricia Gibson.

Junior A hurling:

We play Borris-ileigh in the north championship Friday August 18th at 7pm in Kilcolman.

Minor Hurling:

Our minors were beaten by Clonakenny/Moneygall in the minor ‘B’ championship in Kilcolman on Friday last on a score line of Burgess 2-13 ClonaKenny/Moneygall 4-10. Hard luck lads, you put in a great effort.

U16 Hurling:

Burgess U16 played Borrisokane in round 3 of the north championship on Tuesday last at 7pm in Kilcoleman. In what was a keenly contested game with only a puck of the ball separating the teams throughout. Borrisokane lead by 2 points at half time. The game continued in the same vain for the second half with both teams fighting for every possession and score. Unfortunately it wasn’t to be Burgess day as we went down by 3 points on a final score line of Burgess 2-07, Borrisokane 1-13. Burgess can be proud of their work rate and this was their best performance so far.

U10 Hurling:

Our u10’s played a fantastic challenge against Roscrea on Saturday last. Thanks to Roscrea for coming up to us for the game. Plenty of stars for the future on show for both sides.

Club lotto:

There was no winner of last week’s club lotto draw the numbers drawn were, 2, 16, 23 & 29. The three €40 winners were Eimear Griffin Kylebeg, Mary Fogarty Pallas and Tom Martin Borrisoleigh. The sellers prize went to John Maher. This week’s draw was held in Barry’s for a jackpot of €5,550.