Weekly Club Notes – Mar 23rd 2018

Posted by Martin Bourke On March - 23 - 2018

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
UNDER 21 FOOTBALL

Our under 21 footballers repeated the feat of the team of 2015 as they claimed the clubs 2nd under 21 B county football final last weekend. In a good honest encounter we were the better side in the first half and went in at the break 5 points ahead thanks in part to an Eanna Ran goal. We moved further ahead in the second half but a Killenaule fightback closed the gap to 2 points. However our defence stood tall and held on for a well deserved 2 point victory 1-7 to 1-5. Congratulations to all the panel & management on getting the year off to such a great start for the club.

SENIOR HURLING
After victory in their first county league game our senior hurlers suffered defeat to Nenagh Eire Og last Monday on a scoreline of 4-19 to 0-14.

UNDER 21 HURLING
The under 21 hurling championship gets underway this Sat 24th at 4pm when we face Gortnahoe-Glengoole in Gortnahoe

JUNIOR HURLING
The junior hurlers play their opening mid league match against Thurles Gaels on Sun 25th at 5pm in Kickham Park Thurles

MINOR FOOTBALL
The next game in the mid championship against Drom & Inch is currently pencilled in for Wednesday 28th March at 6:30pm in The Ragg.

SLIEVE FELIM RAPPAREES TABLE QUIZ
Slieve Felim Rapparees annual table quiz takes place on Good Friday, March 30th in Upperchurch Hall at 9:30pm. All support gtreatly appreciated

SLIEVE FELIM RAPPAREES SPORTS PREDICTION COMPETITION
Slieve Felim Rapparees are holding their annual sports prediction quiz where you get the chance to win some great cash prizes while supporting our local ladies team. Simply predict the winners from a range of sporting events through the remainder of the year. Closing date for entries is April 1st and the entry form can be got from the news article on our clubify site. Entry fee is €10 and can be paid to Ollie Carr, Conor O’Dwyer, Marie Murray, Kelley Harrington or any other Rapparees committee member along with a copy of your completed prediction sheet.

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/

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

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.

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

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