Weekly Club Notes – Feb 15th 2019

Martin Bourke On February - 15 - 2019

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MINOR FOOTBALL
The minor footballers play the next round of the mid championship against Moycarkey/Borris on the first weekend of March

SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP FIXTURES
First Senior Fixtures this year will be: Mid Senior Hurling Quarter Final v Thurles Sarsfields on weekend of March 31st. County Senior Hurling v Nenagh Eire Og on weekend of April 7th. County Senior Football v Moyle Rovers on weekend of April 14th

CLUB TABLE QUIZ
Round up your most knowledgeable friends. Upperchurch Drombane GAA will hold a table quiz on Saturday February 23rd starting at 9:30pm in Kinanes Bar. All are invited to attend and there will be prizes on the night.

COUNTY HURLING LEAGUE
In the County Hurling League we are drawn in Div 1 Group 2: Burgess, Borris-Ileigh, Upperchurch/Drombane, Moycarkey/Borris, Thurles Sarsfields, Kilruane McDonaghs, Kiladangan & Drom/Inch.
All county league group games will be free entry this year. Only in league semi finals and finals will there be a gate.

COUNTY MEMBERS DRAW
Congratulations to Margaret Ryan who won €1000 in the February Tipperary GAA Members Draw.

TIPPERARY ASSOCIATION DUBLIN PERSON OF THE YEAR
Congratulations to Peter Ryan who was named the Tipperary Association Dublin Person for the Year for 2018 during the week

CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Club membership for 2019 is now due. Anyone wishing to pay can do so either to club registrar JJ Kinane or online at http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/ Prices remain unchanged from last year. €20 for all players between the ages of 16 to 18. €30 for all players between the ages of 18 to 21. €60 for all players over 21 years of age. €40 for all non playing members irrespective of age.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

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Weekly Club Notes – Feb 1st 2019

Martin Bourke On February - 1 - 2019

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UNDER 21 FOOTBALL
Our under 21 footballers claimed victory last Tuesday night in their mid championship clash with Boherlahan Dualla. Full time score in Templtouhy was 1-4 to 0-6.

MINOR FOOTBALL
The minor footballers play the next round of the mid championship this Sunday Feb 3rd at 12 midday in Drombane vs JK Brackens. Best of luck to all involved.

2019 COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP DRAWS
The draws were made last Monday night for the group stages in the various county grades. In the 2019 Co. SHC Dan Breen we have been drawn in group 1 along with Loughmore Castleiney, Nenagh Eire Og and Burgess. In the SFC we have been drawn in a group with Moyle Rovers, Killenaule and Eire Og

CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

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Weekly Club Notes – Jan 26th 2019

Martin Bourke On January - 26 - 2019

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MINOR FOOTBALL
Our minor footballers took the field in the mid A championship last Sunday against Na Sairsealaigh Óg. Unfortunately Sars proved too strong on the day and ran out 3-13 to 0-8 winners. The next round is fixed for Sunday Feb 3rd at 12 midday in Drombane vs JK Brackens

UNDER 21 FOOTBALL
The next round of the mid championship is scheduled for next Tuesday 29th at 8pm in Templetouhy versus Boherlahan Dualla.

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE GAA AGM
Our refixed AGM was held last weekend and for 2019 the following committee and managements team were appointed.
President: Phil Lowry
Chairman: Tomas Hayes
Vice Chairman: TBC
Secretary: Joseph Lowry
Assistant Secretary: TBC
Treasurer: Anne-Marie Grant
Assistant Treasurer: Kaye Ryan
PRO: Stephen Gleeson
Registrar: J.J Kinane
I.T Officer: Martin Bourke
Child Protection Officer: Joan Shanahan
Cultural Officer: Richard Ryan
Mid Board Rep: Rody Lowry
County Board Rep: Donal Hayes
Club Coaching Officer: Seamus Griffin

Committee 2019
Phil Lowry, Tomas Hayes, Joseph Lowry, Anne-Marie Grant, Kaye Ryan, Stephen Gleeson, J.J Kinane, Martin Bourke, Joan Shanahan, Richard Ryan, Donal Hayes, Rody Lowry, Seamus Griffin, Niall Ryan, Michael Griffin, Fr. Tony Ryan, Paddy Bourke, Colm Ryan, Conor O’ Dwyer, Michael Bourke, Gerard Grant, Gavin Ryan, Diarmaid Grant, Ailbe Quinlan, Niall Grant

Club Management
Senior: John Ryan (L), Michael Ferncombe (hurling coach), Alan O’ Connor (football and S&C coach), John Quinn, Gerry Ryan (D)
Junior: Andy Kinane, Alan Tierney, Pat Phelan, David Carey
Under 21: Donal Hayes, Padraig Greene, Paul Ryan, Paul Shanahan
Minor: Gerard Grant, Sean Purcell, Diarmaid Grant, Loughlin Ryan

2019 MID CHAMPIONSHIP DRAWS
The Mid Tipperary 2019 Championship draws were made last Monday night. In senior hurling we will meet Thurles Sarsfields A in the quarter final while in senior football we face Loughmore Castleiney in the semi final.
The draws in full are:
SENIOR HURLING
Prelim Quarter Final
Holycross/Ballycahill v Loughmore Castleiney

Quarter Finals
Prelim Winner v Moycarkey Borris
Thurles Sarsfields A v Upperchurch Drombane
Clonakenny v Drom & Inch
JK Brackens v Thurles Sarsfields B

SENIOR FOOTBALL
Semi Finals
JK Brackens v Moyne Templetouhy
Upperchurch Drombane v Loughmore Castleiney

JUNIOR A HURLING
Two groups of 4. Top 3 teams in Gp 1 into semi finals. Top 2 teams in Gp2 play each other Qtr Final
Group 1
Thurles Sarsfields
Loughmore Castleiney
Moycarkey Borris
Holycross Ballycahill

Group 2
JK Brackens
Thurles Gaels
Boherlahan Dualla
Upperchurch Drombane

JUNIOR FOOTBALL
League system with the top team in final & 2 v 3 in semi final.
JK Brackens
Moycarkey Borris
Moyne Templetouhy
Thurles Gaels
Upperchurch Drombane

UNDER 21 B HURLING
Two groups with the top two teams in each group in to the semi finals
Group 1 (4 teams)
Loughmore Castleiney
Upperchurch Drombane
Boherlahan Dualla
Thurles Sarsfields

Group 2 (3 teams)
Drom & Inch
Gortnahoe/Glengoole
Moyne-Templetouhy/Thurles Gaels

MINOR B HURLING
Two groups with the top two teams in each group in to the semi finals
Group 1 (4 teams)
Gortnahoe/Glengoole
Boherlahan Dualla
Thurles Sarsfields
Upperchurch Drombane

Group 2 (3 teams)
Holycross/Ballycahill
Moyne-Templetouhy/Thurles Gaels
Loughmore Castleiney

2019 COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP DRAWS
The draws for the 2019 county senior hurling & football, Seamus O’Riain Cup and intermediate hurling championships will be made next Monday Jan 28th and broadcast live on Tipp Fm.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

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Weekly Club Notes – Jan 19th 2019

Martin Bourke On January - 19 - 2019

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UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE GAA AGM
The club AGM has been re-fixed for tonight Saturday Jan 19th in the clubhouse at 8:30pm. All members urged to attend if possible

UNDER 21 FOOTBALL
Our under 21 footballers began the 2019 campaign in the mid championship against Drom & Inch last Sunday. Unfortunately Drom were too strong on the day and claimed victory 1-13 to 0-4. The next round is scheduled for Tuesday 29th at 8pm in Templetouhy versus Boherlahan Dualla.

MINOR FOOTBALL
The first round of the mid minor A championship takes place tomorrow Sunday Jan 20th at 3pm in the Outside Field in Thurles when we face Na Sairsealaigh Óg. Best of luck to the lads.

2019 MID CHAMPIONSHIP DRAWS
The Mid Tipperary 2019 Championship draws will take place on Monday January 21st in Younges The Ragg.

2019 COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP DRAWS
The draws for the 2019 county senior hurling & football, Seamus O’Riain Cup and intermediate hurling championships will be made on Monday Jan 28th and broadcast live on Tipp Fm.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUB NEWSLETTER
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Weekly Club Notes – Jan 11th 2019

Martin Bourke On January - 11 - 2019

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UNDER 21 FOOTBALL
Club action for 2019 begins this weekend when our under 21 footballers play Drom & Inch in the first round of the mid championship. Throw in at The Ragg is at 2pm on Sunday. Best of luck to the team.

MINOR FOOTBALL
The first round of the mid minor A championship takes place on Sunday Jan 20th at 3pm in the Outside Field in Thurles when we face Na Sairsealaigh Óg

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE GAA AGM
The club AGM has been re-fixed for Saturday Jan 19th in the clubhouse at 8:30pm. All members urged to attend if possible

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE JUVENILE GAA AGM
The AGM of Upperchurch-Drombane Juvenile GAA Club will take place this Saturday evening at 8:00 pm in the clubhouse.

2019 MID GRADINGS
The gradings for the various 2019 championships have been made. We will be entering 8 teams in total. These will be in senior hurling & football, junior A hurling & junior B football, Under 21B hurling & football and minor B hurling & minor A football.

ANNUAL CHARITY RUN/WALK
Huge thanks to all who supported our charity Upperchurch to Drombane run/walk on December 30th. In total €1470 was raised for new stage curtains in Upperchurch Hall. The overall male and female winners were John Fogarty & Madeline Loughnane and the 1st local finishers were Mike Gleeson & Kelley Harrington. Pictures can be found on our facebook page. By popular demand we’re going to go with the same course for 2019 so you’ll be able to compare if you’ve got faster or slower in the intervening 12 months. Most likely date is Sunday December 29th, so put that into your busy race diary now!!

CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUB NEWSLETTER
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Weekly Club Notes – Dec 21st 2018

Martin Bourke On December - 21 - 2018

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GAA CLUB MASS
The annual mass for club members will be held this Saturday evening at 7pm in Drombane. There will be tea in the hall straight afterwards.

CELEBRATION NIGHT FOR 1998 INTERMEDIATE TEAM
A celebration will be held in Ned’s pub in Drombane this Sunday 30th December to honour the 20th anniversary of our county intermediate hurling final victory. 1998 saw Upperchurch Drombanedefeat Ballybacon-Grange to return to the senior ranks where we have remained since. On the night medals will also be presented to this years victorious county U21 football champions. All are invited for a great celebration. Proceedings will be begin at 9:30pm. All are welcome.

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE ANNUAL XMAS CHARITY FUNDRAISER
The Upperchurch Drombane GAA annual Xmas charity fundraiser takes place this year on Sunday Dec 30th with the inaugural staging of the Upperchurch Drombane Point-to-Point – one church steeple to the other as per the original point to point race except this time without the equine assistance – It will be an 8km walk or road race from Upperchurch church to Drombane church. The walk starts at 1pm with the run beginning at 1:30pm. This year monies raised will go towards cost of new stage curtains for Upperchurch Hall. This is a facility that has been of great benefit to training of juvenile players for many years so we’re asking for as much support as possible. Adults €10. Kids Free. All support welcome. Will have return transport arranged for visitors but hoping that locals will make their own arrangements.

VOTE FOR UPPERCHURCH NS
Upperchurch National School have been shortlisted for the chance to install solar PV panels on their school, we need the whole community behind them with Votes -please VOTE and Share this message with as many of your contacts as you can please.
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UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE GAA AGM
Our AGM which was originally scheduled for Dec 16th has been postponed till early January. The new date of the AGM will be announced in due course.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUB NEWSLETTER
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Weekly Club Notes – Dec 14th 2018

Martin Bourke On December - 14 - 2018

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CELEBRATION NIGHT FOR 1998 INTERMEDIATE TEAM
Unfortunately our planned event to acknowledge the 20th anniversary of the county intermediate hurling win & this years U21 football county victory had to be postponed. This will be rescheduled for a future date.

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE ANNUAL XMAS CHARITY FUNDRAISER
The Upperchurch Drombane GAA annual Xmas charity fundraiser takes place this year on Sunday Dec 30th with the inaugural staging of the Upperchurch Drombane Point-to-Point – one church steeple to the other as per the original point to point race except this time without the equine assistance – It will be an 8km walk or road race from Upperchurch church to Drombane church… Get those runners dusted down

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE GAA AGM
Our AGM which was originally scheduled for Dec 16th has been postponed till early January to allow people support the Upperchurch Night Walk in aid of Milford Hospice on Dec 16th. The new date of the AGM will be announced in due course.

UPPERCHURCH CHRISTMAS NIGHT WALK ON DEC 16TH
The annual Upperchurch Christmas Night Hike will be held this year at 6:30pm this Sunday Dec 16th. The walk will be in aid of Milford Hospice so sign up if you can.

VOTE FOR UPPERCHURCH NS
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CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUB NEWSLETTER
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Weekly Club Notes – Dec 3rd 2018

Martin Bourke On December - 3 - 2018

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CELEBRATION NIGHT IN DROMBANE ON DECEMBER 8TH
A celebration will be held in Ned’s pub in Drombane this Saturday 8th December to honour the 20th anniversary of our county intermediate hurling final victory. 1998 saw Upperchurch Drombane defeat Ballybacon-Grange to return to the senior ranks where we have remained since. On the night medals will also be presented to this years victorious county U21 football champions. All are invited for a great celebration.

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE ANNUAL XMAS CHARITY FUNDRAISER
The Upperchurch Drombane GAA annual Xmas charity fundraiser takes place this year on Sunday Dec 30th with the inaugural staging of the Upperchurch Drombane Point-to-Point – one church steeple to the other as per the original point to point race except this time without the equine assistance – It will be an 8km walk or road race from Upperchurch church to Drombane church… Get those runners dusted down

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE GAA AGM
Our AGM which was originally scheduled for Dec 16th has been postponed till early January to allow people support the Upperchurch Night Walk in aid of Milford Hospice on Dec 16th. The new date of the AGM will be announced in due course.

UPPERCHURCH CHRISTMAS NIGHT WALK ON DEC 16TH
The annual Upperchurch Christmas Night Hike will be held this year at 6:30pm on Sunday Dec 16th. The walk will be in aid of Milford Hospice so sign up if you can.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUB NEWSLETTER
Anyone interested in getting weekly club news and fixtures sent to them via email can subscribe to the mailing list by emailing upperchurchdrombane.gaa@gmail.com with “Subscribe” in the subject bar.

CLUBIFY
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Weekly Club Notes – Nov 26th 2018

Martin Bourke On November - 26 - 2018

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UNDER 21 HURLING
Our under 21 hurlers were defeated by Moyne-Templetouhy/Thurles Gaels in the mid semi final last Saturday. .

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE’S FITTEST CLUB
Gortahoola Racquetball were last Saturday night crowned Upperchurch Drombane’s Fittest club in a close battle over the specially designed obstacle course. They successfully held off the challenge of the other 7 competing clubs. Congratulations to Donal, Kathleen, Ger & Dean who made up the winning team. A large crowd was present to witness the action and many thanks are due to the competing athletes, organisers and indeed all who bought a ticket and supported the evening.

CELEBRATION NIGHT IN DROMBANE ON DECEMBER 8TH
A celebration will be held in Ned’s pub in Drombane on Saturday 8th December to honour the 20th anniversary of our county intermediate hurling final victory. 1998 saw Upperchurch Drombane defeat Ballybacon-Grange to return to the senior ranks where we have remained since. On the night medals will also be presented to this years victorious county U21 football champions. Further details will be announced shortly.

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE ANNUAL XMAS CHARITY FUNDRAISER
The Upperchurch Drombane GAA annual Xmas charity fundraiser takes place this year on Sunday Dec 30th with the inaugural staging of the Upperchurch Drombane Point-to-Point – one church steeple to the other as per the original point to point race except this time without the equine assistance – It will be an 8km walk or road race from Upperchurch church to Drombane church… Get those runners dusted down

TIPPERARY SENIOR FOOTBALL PANEL
Congrats to Paul Shanahan who has been named on Liam Kearn’s panel for the 2019 season.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUB NEWSLETTER
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CLUBIFY
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Weekly Club Notes – Nov 16th 2018

Martin Bourke On November - 16 - 2018

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UNDER 21 HURLING
Our under 21 hurlers are in action tomorrow(Saturday) in the mid semi final. They face Moyne-Templetouhy/Thurles Gaels at 2pm in The Ragg. Best of luck to the team.

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE’S FITTEST CLUB
Tomorrow(Sat 17th) see’s the sporting clubs of the parish descend on Thurles Greyhound Stadium to decide Upperchurch Drombane’s Fittest Club. Gerry O’Dwyer has designed a special course including bicycles, logs, tyres, bags of coal and more to test the 8 teams to the limit. A full schedule of greyhound racing will also take place on the evening along with music afterwards and all who buy a ticket will also be entered into a buster draw for €500. Anyone who needs to buy last minute tickets(priced at €15) should do so before the night as cash given on the door goes directly to the greyhound stadium and does not benefit the GAA club. Tickets can be bought from players, athletes or committee members. Get your tickets now for a great evenings entertainment. Best of luck to all the participants from Clodiagh Rangers, Upperchurch Drombane Golf Society, Upper Limits Climbing Wall, Slieve Felim Rapparees, Gortahoola Racquetball Club, The Farmers, Upperchurch Drombane Cycling Club and Upperchurch Drombane GAA.

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE ANNUAL XMAS CHARITY FUNDRAISER
The Upperchurch Drombane GAA annual Xmas charity fundraiser takes place this year on Sunday Dec 30th with the inaugural staging of the Upperchurch Drombane Point-to-Point – one church steeple to the other as per the original point to point race except this time without the equine assistance – It will be an 8km walk or road race from Upperchurch church to Drombane church… Get those runners dusted down

TIPPERARY SENIOR HURLING PANEL
Congrats to James Barry who has been named on Liam Sheedy’s training panel for the 2019 season.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUB NEWSLETTER
Anyone interested in getting weekly club news and fixtures sent to them via email can subscribe to the mailing list by emailing upperchurchdrombane.gaa@gmail.com with “Subscribe” in the subject bar.

CLUBIFY
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