Weekly Club Notes – May 5th 2017

Posted by Martin Bourke On May - 5 - 2017

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
SENIOR FOOTBALL
The first round of the senior football championship sees us face off against Ballyporeen tomorrow(Sat) evening at 7pm in Tipperary town. Note the change in date and venue from last weeks notes. All support appreciated.

SENIOR HURLING
Our senior hurlers put up a brave fight but were unable to overcome Loughmore-Castleiney in the first round of the county championship last weekend.They stayed in touch for the first 40 minutes but the second of 2 goals for county player John McGrath for Loughmore saw them pull away and win on a scoreline of 2-19 to 0-18. The quarter final of the Cahill Cup against JK Brackens has been fixed for 7:30pm on Tue May 16th in Drombane with the 2nd round of the county championship provisionally fixed for the final weekend in May against Kiladangan.

JUNIOR HURLING
The next round of the Mid Junior league Div 1 is against Holycross-Ballycahill in Drombane on Sun May 7th at 12 noon

MINOR FOOTBALL
Our minor footballers contest the mid semi final tonight against the combo of Moyne-Templetouhy and Thurles Gaels. Throw in is at 7pm in Templetouhy. Best of luck to all involved.

JUVENILE FOOTBALL
Best of luck to the under 12 & under 16 footballers who are in mid finals in the next week. The under 12’s play Durlas Og in Holycross tomorrow at 1:50pm. This is a change from the original venue of Boherlahan. Then on Monday evening at 7pm the under 16’s face JK Brackens in The Ragg.

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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