Weekly Club Notes – May 19th 2017

Posted by Martin Bourke On May - 19 - 2017

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

The next round of the senior football championship against Cahir has been brought forward a day to next Tuesday May 23rd at 7:30pm in Cahir. Best of luck to the team.

SENIOR HURLING
Our seniors chalked up a victory in the quarter finals of the Cahill Cup last Tuesday evening defeating JK Brackens 0-20 to 0-10. This qualifies us for a semi final against Drom & Inch which is currently fixed for June 6th. The next round of the county championship is set for 7:30pm on Sun May 28th in Dolla against Kiladangan.

JUNIOR HURLING
Our junior hurlers gave a walkover to Moycarkey Borris in the mid junior hurling league last weekend..

MINOR FOOTBALL
Our minor footballers face the combo of Moyne/Thurles Gaels in the replay of the mid semi final last Monday and unbfortunately came out on the wrong side of a 7-6 to 2-9 scoreline.

JUVENILE FOOTBALL
Best of luck to the under 12 footballers who take on Clerihan in the county final tomorrow(Saturday). The game in Boherlahan throws in at 12:15. They defeated Ballina in the semi final last weekend. The under 14 team have qualified for the mid final after beating Loughmore last night and this will take place on the 27th May.

TIPPERARY COUNTY BOARD DRAW
The Tipperary GAA Clubs Draw for the coming year has been launched and promoters are currently contacting existing members for renewal. Subscription rates are €10 per month or €100 for the full year. In total there are €500,000 in prizes. Anyone interesting in joining please contact any of the promoters or committee members. As with previous years Upperchurch Drombane GAA will receive a large proportion of your subscription as commission so it really benefits the club the more members who are able to subscribe to it. First draw will take place on Friday May 26th with a top prize of a Renault Kadjar or €30,000.

CLUB DEFIBRILLATOR
The club recently received the very genorous donation of a defibrillator from Eamon Kennedy. This vital piece of life saving equipment is a welcome addition to the clubhouse.

TIPPERARY V CORK
Best of luck to Michael Ryan and James Barry against Cork in the Munster quarter final this 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 220 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

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