Weekly Club Notes – June 14th 2018

Posted by Martin Bourke On June - 14 - 2018

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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