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Weekly Club Notes – Apr 28th 2017

Posted by Martin Bourke On April - 28 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

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

Our senior hurlers begin their championship campaign against Loughmore-Castleiney this Sunday in Boherlahan at 3:30pm. This is part of a double header with Eire Og Annacarty facing Mullinahone at 2pm. All support is welcome. The quarter final of the Cahill Cup against JK Brackens has been fixed for 7:30pm on Tue May 16th in Drombane.

JUNIOR HURLING
The junior hurlers were defeated last Friday by Thurles Sarsfields in the Mid Junior League Div 1. The final score was 3-20 to 2-15. Throw in is at 7pm in the Outside Field Thurles. The next round is against Holycross-Ballycahill in Drombane on Sat May 6th (7:15pm).

MINOR FOOTBALL
Our minor footballers played their final group game last Wednesday against the combo of Moyne-Templetouhy & Thurles Gaels and were edged out on a scoreline of 1-10 to 3-8. They currently sit joint second in the group with the remaining games to be played this weekend.

TIPP ASSOCIATION DUBLIN PERSON OF THE YEAR
Michael Ryan has been chosen as the Tipperary Association Dublin’s Person of the Year for 2016 in recognition of last year’s All Ireland success for Tipperary. He will be presented with his award at the associations awards function to be held in the Louis Fitzgerald Hotel, Dublin on Friday May 5th. There will be a pre-dinner reception at 7:00pm followed by dinner at 7:30pm. Tickets for the event are €40 each and anyone interested should contact club secretary Catheriona Kennedy on 087-6485808 as soon as possible so she can confirm numbers. It’s hoped to get a good turn out from the local area in recognition of this honour.

SENIOR FOOTBALL
The first round of the senior football championship sees us face off against Ballyporeen. This is scheduled to take place in Bansah on Sunday May 7th at 7:00pm

JUVENILE FOOTBALL
The under 14 footballers took part in the Peil A county finals last weekend. They had a very impressive victory over Burgess in the semi final but came up just short against Knockavilla later in the final. It was a very impressive achievement getting that far in the A grade.

NEW CLUB FACEBOOK PAGE
The club has moved to a new facebook page and all updates will be placed on that instead of the existing one. The link to it is www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane so please Like it to keep up to date as before.

2017 CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/

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

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 www.clubifyapp.com/download and select “Upperchurch Drombane GAA” from the menu. There are currently over 210 people registered with the club on the app

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.

CLUB SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS
Website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane
Twitter: http://twitter.com/churchdrombane

Weekly Club Notes – Apr 21st 2017

Posted by Martin Bourke On April - 21 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

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

Our senior hurlers gained their first victory of the county league beating Drom & Inch last Monday by 1-18 to 1-17. The date for the first round of the county championship against Loughmore-Castleiney will take place on Sun April 30th in Boherlahan at 3:30pm. This is part of a double header with Eire Og Annacarty facing Mullinahone at 2pm.

JUNIOR HURLING
The junior hurlers succumbed to a narrow 1 point defeat to Ballylooby Castlegrace last Monday in the Co Hurling League on a scoreline of 3-13 to 1-18. Tonight(Friday) sees them line out in the next round of the Mid Junior League Div 1 against Thurles Sarsfields. Throw in is at 7pm in the Outside Field Thurles.

MINOR FOOTBALL
Our minor footballers continued thier strong season with another victory in the mid championship last Wednesday, this time over Gortnahoe Glengoole 1-17 to 3-7. Their final group game takes place next Thursday at 7:15pm in Drombane against the combo of Moyne-Templetouhy & Thurles Gaels.

JUVENILE FOOTBALL
Best of luck to our u14 footballers who take on Burgess tomorrow(Sat) in the county peil semi final. Throw in is at 1:15pm in Templetouhy and if they win the final will be held later that afternoon at 2:45pm.

ALLIANZ LEAGUE FINAL
Best of luck to Mike Ryan and James Barry ahead of the national hurling league final v Galway on Sunday.

NEW CLUB FACEBOOK PAGE
The club has moved to a new facebook page and all updates will be placed on that instead of the existing one. The link to it is www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane so please Like it to keep up to date as before.

2017 CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/

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

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 www.clubifyapp.com/download and select “Upperchurch Drombane GAA” from the menu. There are currently over 210 people registered with the club on the app

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.

CLUB SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS
Website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane
Twitter: http://twitter.com/churchdrombane

Weekly Club Notes – Apr 7th 2017

Posted by Martin Bourke On April - 7 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

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

Our senior hurlers take on Drom & Inch this Sunday at 12pm in The Ragg in round 3 of the county hurling league

JUNIOR HURLING
The junior hulers are in action twice over the coming week. Tonight they face Loughmore-Castleiney in the first round of the Mid Hurling League at 6:45pm in Drombane while on Sunday they face Cahir in Cahir at 3pm in their scond match of the county hurling league.

MINOR FOOTBALL
Our minor footballers are in action tomorrow(Saturday) in the mid championship and will be looking to follow up their win over Moycarkey-Borris last time out. They face Drom & Inch in the Ragg at 11am. Their following game will be next Thursday(13th) against Boherlahan Dualla in Boherlahan at 6:45pm

JUVENILE FOOTBALL
Best of luck to our juvenile footballers who take on Holycross-Ballycahill in the mid Peil A Final tomorrow(Saturday) in the Ragg at 2pm

SENIOR CITIZENS DAY OUT
Upperchurch Drombane GAA will host a Senior Citizens Day Out to Dublin on Wednesday 12th April.
The day will consist of a Tour of the National Museum in the morning.
Lunch at 1.30 in the Dail Resturaunt.
Tour of Dail Eireann at 2.30pm.
Anyone interested please contact Richard Ryan on 086 2676793

HEALTHY MINDS & EMOTIONAL WELLBEING TALKS
Two talks will be held in Upperchurch Community Centre on Tuesday April 18th titled Healthy Minds & Emotional Wellbeing. These will be hosted by renowned psychologist Dr Fergus Heffernan. The first talk is for teenagers and begins at 7pm while one for all ages starts at 9pm. Admission is free on the night and all are welcome.

JUNIOR B HURLING ALL STARS
Congratulations to Ger Fogarty, Andy Kinane, Diarmuid Grant & Michael Ryan on being named on the All Ireland Junior B Hurling All Star team. The awards presentation takes place tonight in Killeedy. Best of luck to Diarmuid Grant on his nomination for hurler of the tournament.

NEW CLUB FACEBOOK PAGE
The club has moved to a new facebook page and all updates will be placed on that instead of the existing one. The link to it is www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane so please Like it to keep up to date as before.

2017 CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/

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

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 www.clubifyapp.com/download and select “Upperchurch Drombane GAA” from the menu. There are currently over 210 people registered with the club on the app

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.

CLUB SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS
Website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane
Twitter: http://twitter.com/churchdrombane