Burgess GAA Notes February 5th 2018

Little all-stars:

Little all-stars activities concluded on Saturday last where all the junior and senior infants who took part from the school’s in the parish were presented with their certificates. We would like to thank all the coaches and all who helped organise this successful initiative. Thanks also the the children and there parents for taking part.

Juvenile Registration: 

Registration for the juvenile club will take place on Wednesday 7th February at 6.30pm in Kilcoleman. The cost to register will be €50 per child or €100 per family.

Referees needed:

We are  2 weeks  away from the start of the new referee course. We have 5 candidates from North Tipperary at present who have signed up.  We need to improve on this.

There are 4 clubs in North Tipperary who currently do not have a referee. Let’s work to address this in the next two weeks.

Any potential candidates, please forward name, email address and mobile to Philip Kelly asap. 087 2863683

Club lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday night’s jackpot. The Numbers drawn were 2, 4, 12 & 30. The Lucky dip winners were Shane McCarthy Boolaroe, Eddie Shanahan Grallagh & Catherine Gleeson Kildangan. Sellers prize Timmy Hogan. This weeks draw was in Reidy’s for a Jackpot of €5,150.

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Burgess Gaa Notes 29th January 2017

Senior Hurling:

The draw for the north senior championship took place last week and we were drawn against Templederry who knocked us out of last year’s championship. He first round of the north championship games are scheduled to take place on the weekend of the 1st of April.

All Ireland Camogie Semi-final:

Commiserations to the Burgess Duharra senior Camogie team who suffered a heartbreaking one point defeat at the weekend.

Kilcolman community Recreation and Development Society Ltd. AGM:

The Kilcolman community Recreation and Development Society Ltd. AGM is on this Thursday  February 1st at 8pm in the new building.

Juvenile A.G.M. & Registration: 

Burgess Juvenile GAA club will hold their AGM on Wednesday 31st January at 7.30pm in Kilcoleman.  All are welcome to attend.

Registration for the juvenile club will take place on 7th February at 6.30pm in Kilcoleman. The cost to register will be €50 per child or €100 per family.

Referees needed:

We are  2 weeks  away from the start of the new referee course. We have 5 candidates from North Tipperary at present who have signed up.  We need to improve on this.

There are 4 clubs in North Tipperary who currently do not have a referee. Let’s work to address this in the next two weeks.

Any potential candidates, please forward name, email address and mobile to Philip Kelly asap. 087 2863683

Club lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday night’s club lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 1, 16, 26 & 27. Lucky dip winners were Tomas Fogarty Carrigmadden, Michael Quinlan Newtown, Dee & Mary c/o Molly Ban. This weeks draw was in D Pallas for a Jackpot of €5,050.

North championship draws 2018

We face Templederry, our final opponents in the north in 2017, in our opening game of this year’s north senior hurling championship. The other fixtures are listed below.

All round 1 games will take place the weekend of April 1st.

NORTH SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP 

Newport  Portroe  Kiladangan  a bye

Rd1

Silvermines  v  Borris-Ileigh

Lorrha   v  Kilurane

Toomevara v Roscrea

Templederry   v  Burgess

Ballina  v  Nenagh Eire Og

Intermediate

Preliminary Rd

Kiladangan   v  Borrisokane

Semi Finals

Ballinahinch  v  S/Rovers

Moneygall  v  Winner from Preliminary Rd

Burgess GAA Notes 8th January 2018

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

Burgess Couch to 5k:

We are launching a free couch to 5k program beginning on January 16th from the new building in Kilcoleman and continuing for nine more Tuesdays. Each evening you will receive a new training program. We will then end with a 5k Park run. This promises to be a fun way to get fit and start off the new year on the right foot.

Little All Stars:

The Little Allstars return this Saturday at 10am in Kilcolman for all Junior and senior infant children in the parish. It will run for 4 weekends. We encourage parents to stay and watch or have a cup of tea in the new building. We look forward to seeing you and your child there.

Inter-county representation:

Photo credit: Enda O’Sullivan

Well done to Stephen Murray who made another scoring contribution with the Tipperary senior footballers last week in a challenge against CIT in Doctor Morris Park.

Handball news:

Congratulations to handballers Iris Grace, Girls u12 singles, Tomas Ryan, Boys u12 singles, Aidan Kyne and Luke Power, Boys u10 doubles who won North Tipperary championships in Nenagh. Well done to all our players who competed in a number of finals over the weekend. Training continues on Monday evenings in Kilcoleman.

Club lotto:

There was no winner of our New Year’s lotto jackpot the Numbers drawn were 6, 9, 15 & 17. Lucky dip winners were Peg Hurley Carrigmadden, Nora Ryan Silvermines & Brian Hogan Newtown. Sellers Prize Jim Walsh. This weeks draw Was in D Pallas Bar for a Jackpot of €4,750. Happy New Year to all our supporters.

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 20th November 2017

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.