Weekly Club Notes – July 20th 2018

Martin Bourke On July - 20 - 2018

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC

The Upperchurch Drombane Annual Golf Classic will be held this year next Thursday 26th & Friday 27th of July. Once again Dundrum golf club is the venue and the cost for a team of 4 remains unchanged at €200. This includes a meal afterwards and refreshments on the 9th hole. There are some great prizes on offer. For anyone wishing to sponsor a tee box, silver sponsorship is €50 while gold sponsoship is €100. Those interested should contact Richard Ryan on 086 2676793. This is a vital fundraiser for the club so your genorosity is appreciated.

SENIOR FOOTBALL
Our senior footballers compete in their 3rd mid final in a row tonight(Friday) when they take on Loughmore-Castleiney at 7:30pm in The Ragg. This is a great achievement to have reached the final every year since moving up to the senior ranks. Best of luck to the players and backroom team. Hopefully as many as possible will be able to attend to cheer them on.

MINOR HURLING
The minor hurlers had a fine victory against Na Sairsealaigh Óg in Drombane last night coming out with a 6-13 to 4-9 victory. This leaves them on 3 pts from 2 games played.

JUNIOR HURLING
Thurles Gaels have given us a walkover in the final group game scheduled to be played this weekend.

CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for the 2018 season is now due and remains unchanged from last years rates. €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. Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/ Payment can also be given to JJ Kinane or any committee member.

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 – July 13th 2018

Martin Bourke On July - 13 - 2018

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC

The Upperchurch Drombane Annual Golf Classic will be held this year on Thursday 26th & Friday 27th of July. Once again Dundrum golf club is the venue and the cost for a team of 4 remains unchanged at €200. This includes a meal afterwards and refreshments on the 9th hole. There are some great prizes on offer. For anyone wishing to sponsor a tee box, silver sponsorship is €50 while gold sponsoship is €100. Those interested should contact Richard Ryan on 086 2676793. This is a vital fundraiser for the club so your genorosity is appreciated.

SENIOR FOOTBALL
Our senior footballers reached a 3rd mid final in a row with a 2 point victory over Drom & Inch in Holycross last Saturday. We started strongly building up a lead that eventually saw us 5 points up at half time. Drom however would not give in and gradually worked their way back into the game and when they got a goal in the 52nd minute it saw the scores tied on 0-11 to 1-8 and they scored directly afterwards to take the lead. Upperchurch though staged a formidable response, scoring 3 points in a row and closing out the game for a deserved 2 point victory. This sets up a final appearance against Loughmore-Castleiney which will be played next Friday 20th at7:30pm in The Ragg.

MINOR HURLING
The minor hurlers started their mid championship campaign last week with a 1-16 to 2-13 draw against Gortnahoe-Glengoole. Next game up in next Thursday 19th at 7:30pm against Na Sairsealaigh Óg in Drombane.

UNDER 21 HURLING
The under 21 game against Thurles Sarsfields scheduled for tomorrow has been postponed to a later date.

JUNIOR HURLING
We are due to play our last game in the mid championship on Sunday 22nd at 12pm in Drombane against Thurles Gaels

CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for the 2018 season is now due and remains unchanged from last years rates. €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. Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/ Payment can also be given to JJ Kinane or any committee member.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A 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.

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Weekly Club Notes – July 5th 2018

Martin Bourke On July - 5 - 2018

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC

The Upperchurch Drombane Annual Golf Classic will be held this year on Thursday 26th & Friday 27th of July. Once again Dundrum golf club is the venue and the cost for a team of 4 remains unchanged at €200. This includes a meal afterwards and refreshments on the 9th hole. There are some great prizes on offer. For anyone wishing to sponsor a tee box, silver sponsorship is €50 while gold sponsoship is €100. Those interested should contact Richard Ryan on 086 2676793. This is a vital fundraiser for the club so your genorosity is appreciated.

SENIOR FOOTBALL
Best of luck to our senior footballers who play the mid semi final against Drom & Inch this Sat 7th at 7:30pm in Holycross. All suport on the evening would be most appreciated as we bid to reach a 3rd mid final in a row.

MINOR HURLING
The mid minor hurling championship begins tonight(5th) at 7:30pm in Drombane with a clash against Gortnahoe-Glengoole. Best of luck to the players & mentors. This will be followed by games against Moycarkey-Borris & Na Sairsealaigh Óg

UNDER 21 HURLING
On Sat 14th July at 7:30pm we are scheduled to face Thurles Sarsfields in the Outside Field Thurles in the mid championship losers semi final.

JUNIOR HURLING
We are due to play our last game in the mid championship on Sunday 22nd at 12pm in Drombane against Thurles Gaels

TIPPERARY MINOR HURLERS
Congratulations to Keith Ryan who was part of the Tipperary panel who claimed the Munster minor crown with victory over Limerick last Sunday.

CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for the 2018 season is now due and remains unchanged from last years rates. €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. Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/ Payment can also be given to JJ Kinane or any committee member.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A 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.

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Weekly Club Notes – June 29th 2018

Martin Bourke On June - 29 - 2018

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
SENIOR HURLING

Last Wednesday we were beaten by Drom & Inch in our final group game in division 1 of the county hurling league. This sees us finish level with Roscrea & Clonoulty on 4pts but unfortunately we are relegated to div 2 next year on score difference.

SENIOR FOOTBALL
We are out in the mid semi final against Drom & Inch in just over a week with the clash pencilled in for Sat 7th at 7:30pm in Holycross

MINOR FOOTBALL
Our minors beat Gortnahoe-Glengoole in the mid B semi final last week to set up a final clash against Drom & Inch at a date yet to be fixed.

MINOR HURLING
The fixture list for this years mid minor hurling championship has been made and the first game is next Thursday(5th) at 7:30pm in Drombane against Gortnahoe-Glengoole. This will be followed with clashes against Moycarkey-Borris & Na Sairsealaigh Óg

UNDER 21 HURLING
On Sat 14th July at 7:30pm we are scheduled to face Thurles Sarsfields in the Outside Field Thurles in the mid championship losers semi final.

JUNIOR HURLING
We are due to play our last game in the mid championship on Sunday 22nd at 12pm in Drombane against Thurles Gaels

ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC
The Upperchurch Drombane Annual Golf Classic will be held this year on Thursday 26th & Friday 27th of July. Once again Dundrum golf club is the venue and the cost for a team of 4 remains unchanged at €200. This includes a meal afterwards and refreshments on the 9th hole. There are some great prizes on offer. For anyone wishing to sponsor a tee box, silver sponsorship is €50 while gold sponsoship is €100. Those interested should contact Richard Ryan on 086 2676793. This is a vital fundraiser for the club so your genorosity is appreciated.

CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for the 2018 season is now due and remains unchanged from last years rates. €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. Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/ Payment can also be given to JJ Kinane or any committee member.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A 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.

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Weekly Club Notes – June 14th 2018

Martin Bourke On June - 14 - 2018

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
SENIOR HURLING

The seniors played Kiladangan last night in the latest round of the county league Div 1 and narrowly lost out on a scoreline of 0-13 to 1-11. Next game for the team is a Cahill Cup semi final against Moycarkey-Borris that is scheduled for next Tuesday June 19th at 8pm in Littleton. On Sunday 24th we are due to face Drom & Inch in Drombane at 12 midday in the county league.

JUNIOR HURLING
Next round of the mid championship is against Loughmore-Castleiney this Sunday June 17th at 11am in Castleiney.

ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC
The Upperchurch Drombane Annual Golf Classic will be held this year on Thursday 26th & Friday 27th of July. Once again Dundrum golf club is the venue and the cost for a team of 4 remains unchanged at €200. This includes a meal afterwards and refreshments on the 9th hole. There are some great prizes on offer. For anyone wishing to sponsor a tee box, silver sponsorship is €50 while gold sponsoship is €100. Those interested should contact Richard Ryan on 086 2676793. This is a vital fundraiser for the club so your genorosity is appreciated.

CUMANN NA MBUNSCOL
Upperchurch NS competed in 2 county finals this week in the Cumann na mBunscol championships. In U13D the players staged a fine comeback against Ardcroney but came up just short. However the U11C team had a resounding victory over Corville in their final. Well done to players and all involved.

CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for the 2018 season is now due and remains unchanged from last years rates. €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. Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/ Payment can also be given to JJ Kinane or any committee member.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A 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.

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Weekly Club Notes – June 8th 2018

Martin Bourke On June - 8 - 2018

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
SENIOR HURLING

The next round in Div 1 of the county league is versus Kiladangan on Wed 13th at 7:45pm in Puckane. Following that we have a Cahill Cup semi final to look forward to against Moycarkey-Borris that is provisionally scheduled for Tue June 19th at 8pm in Littleton.

JUNIOR HURLING
Next round of the mid championship is against Loughmore-Castleiney on Sat June 17th at 11am in Castleiney.

MUNSTER HURLING
Best of luck to Mike & James in the sneior hurling v Clare this weekend and Keith who is with the minor team also facing Clare

CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for the 2018 season is now due and remains unchanged from last years rates. €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. Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/ Payment can also be given to JJ Kinane or any committee member.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A 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.

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Weekly Club Notes – June 1st 2018

Martin Bourke On June - 1 - 2018

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
SENIOR HURLING

The senior hurlers advanced to the semi finals of the Cahill Cup by defeating Drom & Inch 2-19 to 0-17 in The Ragg on Tuesday evening. This sets up a semi final with Moycarkey-Borris that is provisionally scheduled for June 19th. The next round in Div 1 of the county league is versus Kiladangan on Wed 13th at 7:45pm in Puckane.

JUNIOR HURLING
Our junior hurlers suffered defeat to Thurles Sarsfields last Friday night in the junior A mid championship. Next round v Loughmore-Castleiney will be on Sat June 17th at 11am in Castleiney.

JUNIOR FOOTBALL
The first game in the mid junior B football championship against Moycarkey-Borris is on Sat June 9th in Littleton at 8pm. Our next opponents after that will be Moyne/Templetouhy.

CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for the 2018 season is now due and remains unchanged from last years rates. €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. Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/ Payment can also be given to JJ Kinane or any committee member.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A 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.

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Weekly Club Notes – May 25th 2018

Martin Bourke On May - 25 - 2018

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
SENIOR HURLING

We claimed a second win in Div 1 Grp 2 of the county league last Saturday evening with a hard fought victory over Roscrea. Final score was 2-15 to 1-16. Next Tuesday evening(29th) we play Drom & Inch in the quarter final of the Cahill Cup. Throw in is at 7:30pm in The Ragg.

JUNIOR HURLING
Our junior hurlers suffered a defeat in the first round of the mid championship to a strong Holycross-Ballycahill side last Friday evening.The 2nd group game takes place tonight(Friday) against Thurles Sarsfields at 7:45pm in Drombane.

JUNIOR FOOTBALL
The mid junior B football championship begins on Sat June 2nd with a clash against Moyne\Templetouhy in Drombane at 7:30pm

JUVENILE COUNTY FINAL
Congratulations to the under 12 footballers who brought county silverware back to the parish as they defeated a talented Clonmel Commercials side last Saturday in Templetouhy. On a blustery day they battled hard but were behind at the break but a strong second half surge saw them build up a lead they were able to hold onto and become county champions. This is further proof of the great work being put into our underage structures by many people.

TIPPERARY GAA MEMBERS DRAW
Tonight sees the first monthly draw in this years installment of the Tipperary GAA Members Draw. Anyone who would still like to enter should contact the club facilitator Ailbe Quinlan (0870541130) or a promoter from the following list: https://www.clubifyapp.com/public/articles/18864

CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for the 2018 season is now due and remains unchanged from last years rates. €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. Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/ Payment can also be given to JJ Kinane or any committee member.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A 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 – May 17th 2018

Martin Bourke On May - 17 - 2018

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
SENIOR HURLING

This weekend sees the county league resume with a clash against Roscrea in Roscrea on Saturday at 7pm

JUNIOR HURLING
The mid junior A hurling championship starts this Friday May 18th when we face Holycross-Ballycahill in Holycross at 7:30pm. That will be followed a week later with a clash against Thurles Sarsfields.

JUVENILE COUNTY FINAL
Best of luck to our under 12 footballers who take on Clonmel Commercials in the U12C county final this Saturday in Templetouhy.

CHRISTY RING CUP
Well done to Mikey Lee who was on the Wicklow team and scored 4 points as they defeated Mayo in the Christy Ring Cup last weekend

TIPPERARY GAA MEMBERS DRAW
The new year of the Tipperary GAA Club draw is about to commence and promoters will shortly be contacting existing membership with view to renewal. If anyone is interested in joining the monthly draw as a new member please make contact this week with one of the promoters at the below link or the club facilitator Ailbe Quinlan (0870541130). Everyone who joins the draw, as well as being in with a chance of great prizes every month is also benefitting the local club as a portion of each membership is passed back to your nominated club. The first draw is on Friday May 25th with a Skoda Karoq & Renault Megane as top prizes along with many more. List of promoters: https://www.clubifyapp.com/public/articles/18864

MUNSTER HURLING CHAMPIONSHIPS
Best of luck to the Tipperary hurlers & footballers who get their championship campaigns underway this weekend and especially to our club members involved.
Tickets are now on sale for the group games of this years Munster senior hurling championship. Tickets for this are not being sold through the club for these games and must be bought either online on tickets.ie, in Supervalu or Centra stores on or matchday. Tickets for subsequent championship games after the group stage will be distributed through the club as usual.

CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for the 2018 season is now due and remains unchanged from last years rates. €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. Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/ Payment can also be given to JJ Kinane or any committee member.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A 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
Do you have a smartphone and want to get news/fixtures and results for the club sent directly to it? Then download the Clubify app(from the Apple App Store, Google Play store or at http://www.clubifyapp.com/download and select “Upperchurch Drombane GAA” from the menu.

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Weekly Club Notes – May 11th 2018

Martin Bourke On May - 11 - 2018

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
SENIOR HURLING

With championship action now suspended for a couple of months for the intercounty season the county league will continue in the interim. The next game in the league is on Sat May 19th at 7pm when we face Roscrea in Roscrea.

JUNIOR HURLING
The mid junior A hurling championship starts next Friday May 18th when we face Holycross-Ballycahill in Holycross at 7:30pm. That will be followed a week later with a clash against Thurles Sarsfields.

TIPPERARY GAA MEMBERS DRAW
The new year of the Tipperary GAA Club draw is about to commence and promoters will shortly be contacting existing membership with view to renewal. If anyone is interested in joining the monthly draw as a new member please make contact this week with one of the promoters at the below link or the club facilitator Ailbe Quinlan (0870541130). Everyone who joins the draw, as well as being in with a chance of great prizes every month is also benefitting the local club as a portion of each membership is passed back to your nominated club. The first draw is on Friday May 25th with a Skoda Karoq & Renault Megane as top prizes along with many more. List of promoters: https://www.clubifyapp.com/public/articles/18864

MUNSTER HURLING CHAMPIONSHIPS
Tickets are now on sale for the group games of this years Munster senior hurling championship. Tickets for this are not being sold through the club for these games and must be bought either online on tickets.ie, in Supervalu or Centra stores on or matchday. Tickets for subsequent championship games after the group stage will be distributed through the club as usual.

CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for the 2018 season is now due and remains unchanged from last years rates. €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. Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/ Payment can also be given to JJ Kinane or any committee member.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A 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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