FIXTURE Burgess v JK Brackens County senior League

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Our senior hurlers continue their county league journey this Sunday with a home fixture against JK Bracken at 12pm Sunday April 9th. We are looking forward to seeing a good crowd in Kilcolman to support our lads.

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Burgess GAA notes 27th March 2017

Junior A Hurling:


Our next game is on Saturday 1st April Burgess v Templederry in the north junior A league in Templederry at 7pm. All support is greatly appreciated.

Senior Hurling:


Our seniors had a good 3-16 to 1-14 win in a tough away game against Lorrha on Sunday last. Well done lads. Click here for a short match report

Video of our three goals:

Burgess social club: 

The Burgess social club will start their Summer Walking Group on Thursday 8th April at 6.30 from Kilcolman. All are welcome. Appropriate walking shoes and high viz jackets are needed. Please contact Pat Delaney 085 1741411 or Fergal McDonnell for more details.

U12 football:

Our under 12s gave us another entertaining game today with a win over Lorrha 2-4 to 1-2. Lorrha fought back hard in the 2nd half but Burgess never gave up to secure the win. Well done to a great little team.

U14 football:

Our Under 14s started their football championship in the A grade last Wednesday evening v Ballina. The game was played in very wet and blustery conditions in kilcolman. Ballina had the upper hand in the first half but our boys fought back well but unfortunately lost out by 3 points on a full time score Burgess 2-1.

Junior B Hurling:

Our junior B league fixture for this weekend was cancelled at short notice this weekend on account of Inane Rovers involvement in the minor football championship. Please see the Guardian and the club social media for fixture updates.

Burgess energy team:

We’d a great turnout for last week’s information evening and for anyone who couldn’t make it we have a video of the talk on the club’s Facebook and YouTube page.

 

U16 Football: 

The U16s put in a great display to overcome the Silvermines 4-10 to 2-1 in their latest game. The early season work translated well into this game.

U6/U8: 

The young boys start back at training this Thursday at 6.30pm

Representative Level: 

Best of luck to Sean Dunne with the North Tipp Garda Cup panel and Eoin Grace and Micheál Ryan on the Peadar Cummins panel. All will be in action soon representing the club.

Club lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday nights club Lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 2, 5, 12 & 27. The Lucky dip winners were Cathay Griffin c/o Barrys, Dee & Mol c/o Molly Bans and James McGrath Toomevara. Sellers prize Christy Griffin. This weeks draw was in D Pallas Bar for a Jackpot of €7,950.

This weekends fixtures::


This weekends fixtures as follows: The scheduled game for Sat 25th at  4pm Junior B league v Roscrea in Roscrea has been postponed due to Inane rovers involvement in the minor football championship.

 Sunday 26th Senior county league at 12pm v Lorrha in Lorrha.

Match Report:: Burgess v Ballina county senior league 2017 


Burgess had a comfortable home win over neighbours Ballina in the opening game of the county league on Sunday last in Kilcoleman. Stephen Murray’s point in the opening ten seconds of the game gave Burgess a lead that the wouldn’t relinquish for the rest of the match. Indeed it wasn’t until the disruption caused to the Burgess defence by the loss of captain Johnny Mulqueen to injury in the twentieth minute of the first half that Ballina managed to mount a come back and cut the deficit from 7 points to 2 at half time with the score board reading Burgess 0-10 Ballina 0-8. Burgess also had a strong claim for a penalty denied in the first half after Tossy Hogan was rugby tackled as he bore down on the Ballina goal.

Burgess managed to tack on another nine points in the second half to Ballina’s one to run out easy winners 0-18 to 0-9. Burgess will be happy with the spread of scorers considering the loss of scorer in chief Stephen Murray to injury early in the second half.

Burgess Team: Niall McGrath, Pat Woods, Jack O’Flaherty, Willie Ryan, John O’Dwyer, Johnny Mulqueen(Capt), kieran Ryan, Conor Gill, Keith Nealon, Brian ‘Chopper’ Hogan, Stephen Murray, Shane Maher, Danny Ryan, Eoin ‘Tossy’ Hogan, Eoin ‘Leahy’ Hogan. Subs used: Declan O’Donoghue, JP Grace, John O’Brien.

FIXTURE:: Burgess v Ballina County senior league


Burgess v Ballina Sunday March 12th at 12pm in Kilcoleman county senior league 2017

Burgess GAA Notes 27th February 2017

Senior Hurling:


Our senior hurlers had a very useful challenge match against Upperchurch Drombane in Templederry on Sunday last. The neutral was necessary because of the car rally prevented access to Kilcoleman for most of the day. The match, played in horrible weather, will hopefully stand to our lads as they begin their league campaign in a reprise of last year’s league opener with a home fixture against neighbours Ballina on Sunday March 12th at 12pm. We wish our lads the best of luck and invite all of our supporters to come out and cheer on our lads in their first competitive game of the year.

Some recent Challange match footage:

North Draw details:

U21b: This year we find ourselves in a group with Ballina and Portroe with our opening game against Ballina. All fixture detail to be confirmed later in the year.

Minor b: This year we find ourselves in a group of eight teams representing ten parishes including Ballinahinch-Templederry, Borris-Ileigh, Borrisokane, Ballina, Newport, Portroe and Moneygal-Clonakenny. Our opening game will be against Portroe.

Junior A: Our first game in the league will be against Kilruane and our championship opener pits us against Nenagh Éire Óg.

Junior b: We will enter a team in the junior b league this year with our first game against Roscrea.

Keep and eye on the clubs social media for fixture udates and late changes.

Membership Fees:

Membership for the coming year is now due and should be paid as soon as possible at the following rates:

Players €30/year

Ordinary members/ student €20

Club membership bundled with gym membership €100

Student club membership bundled with gym membership €90

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday nights club lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 11, 12, 14 & 28. The lucky dip winners were Martin Gleeson Clareen , Paul Griffin c/o Barry’s & Bobby Quigley Kilcolman. The sellers prize went to Mairead Darcy. This week’s draw was in Barrys for a Jackpot of €7,350. Thanks to all for your continued support.
Burgess Energy Team:

Burgess Energy Team announce the launch of the 2017 Community Energy Scheme. An Information evening will be held on Thursday 23rd March 2017 at 8p.m. in the new building in Kilcolman. You are invited to a presentation on the 2017 Community Energy Scheme covering 1) How to reduce your heating and lighting cost 2) Application process involved 3) Grant Assistance available (35% for households, farmers & businesses; 50% for Community facilities & 80% for households receiving fuel allowance, family income supplement and or job seekers (the latter in certain circumstances) 4) Attic & wall Insulation, boilers, stoves, zoned heating, solar, windows* & external doors. Local experts will be present to answer your queries.

County Leagues 2017 Groups

County Leagues 2017
Hurling
Division (1) (A) Division (1) (B)
Portroe Borris Ileigh
Mullinahone Kilruane MacDonaghs
Clonoulty Rossmore Kiladangan
Killenaule Drom and Inch
Thurles Sarsfields Eire Og Anacarty
Nenagh Eire Og Upperchurch Drombane
Division (2) (A) Division (2) (B)
Carrick Swans JK Brackens
Ballingarry Lorrha Dorrha
Templederry Kenyons Burgess
Moycarkey Borris Ballina
Loughmore Castleiney Roscrea
Toomevara Holycross Ballycahill
Division (3) (A) Division (3) (B)
Moyle Rovers Silvermines
St Marys Moneygall
Moyne Templetuohy Borrisokane
Lattin Cullen Gaels Knockshegowna
Sean Treacys Newport
Ballinahinch Clonakenny