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.

Fundraising:

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.

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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.

This weeks juvenile fixtures

This weeks Juvenile Fixtures 


U16A vs Toomevara in Kilcolman Mon 17th at 7:15
U14A vs Moneygall/Clonakenny in Moneygall on Wed 19th at 7pm

U12B North Semi Final vs Borrisokane in Kilcolman Friday 20th at 7pm

U12D vs Silvermines in Kilcolman Tuesday 18th at 7pm

Match Report – Burgess v Newport north minor B championship

Final ScoreBurgess 1-17 Newport 0-07


Report – Pat Gibson 

The first half was close with Burgess always leading. Score at HT Burgess 0-08 Newport 0-05. A much improved second half performance from Burgess restricted Newport to two points both frees. Burgess were on top in all positions and their work rate and teamwork was top class with some well taken scores.

Burgess GAA Notes 10th July 2017

Senior Hurling:
We are fixed to play Roscrea away on Sunday 16th July at 12pm in our final county league group fixture. This is a must win game for us to advance in this competition. All support greatly appreciated.

Junior A Hurling:

Our North championship campaign got off to a bad start against Nenagh on Friday last when we were beaten at home 0-17 to 0-13. Our next game will be away against Knockshegowna please see the Guardian fixtures section and the clubs social media for further fixture information.

Juvenile fixtures:


U16A vs Lorrha Rovers in Ballinderry Mon 10th at 7:15

U14A vs Toomevara in Kilcolman on Wed 12th at 7pm

U12B (No game this week)

U12D vs Silvermines in Kilcolman Fri 14th 6:30pm

Mothers and others:


A reminder that the Mother and Others Fitness through Football initiative in a fun non competitive environment continues every Monday at 7pm on Kilcoleman and all are welcome to attend.

Burgess Juvenile Fundraiser with Jason Fallon:


A date for the diary – Burgess GAA Juvenile club Fundraiser with Jason Fallon on Saturday 15th of July 2017 in Reidys Newtown. Tickets €10. Spot prizes on the night, doors open at 9:30pm.

Congratulations:

Well done to Donagh Maher and the Tipp hurlers who recorded a big win against Dublin at the weekend.

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday nights lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 2, 11, 18 & 22. Lucky dip winners were Joe Darcy c/o Mairead Darcy, David Kyne Newtown & Libby Ben & Farrah Stanley Newtown. Sellers prize Jim Walsh. This weeks draw was in D Pallas Bar for a Jackpot of €4,800.

This week’s juvenile Fixtures

This weeks Juvenile Fixtures 

U16A vs Lorrha  Rovers in Ballinderry Mon 10th at 7:15

U14A vs Toomevara in Kilcolman on Wed 12th at 7pm

U12B (No game this week)

U12D vs Silvermines in Kilcolman Fri 14th 6:30pm

Fixture update – Junior A changes

Due to the fact the Tipperary senior hurlers are playing on Saturday evening the 8th The Junior A Championship Rd1 games have been moved to Friday evening July 7th.