***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
UNDER 21 FOOTBALL
Our under 21 footballers had a fine victory last weekend in the county semi final as they overcame Newport on a scoreline of 1-14 to 0-9. This sets up a final against Killenaule tomorrow(Saturday) at 12pm in Templetouhy. Best of luck to all the players and management team. Hopefully we can stage a repeat of 2015 when we claimed this title last.
The senior hurlers got off to a winning start in the county league when the beat Clonoulty-Rossmore 2-19 to 1-10 in Clonoulty last Sunday. This Sunday they are out against Nenagh Eire Og in Nenagh at 12pm.
Our minor footballers recorded a fine win over Moycarkey-Borris last weekend, eventually prevailing 2-12 to 0-5. The next game against Drom & Inch is currently pencilled in for Wednesday 28th March.
The junior hurlers are due to play their first mid league match against Thurles Gaels on Sun 25th at 5pm in Kickham Park Thurles
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/
BIRCH HILL SPONSORED WALK
An 8km sponsored walk will be held next Monday 19th in aid of Ballyboy Tidy Towns Association. Starting at PJ Ryan’s pub, Rosmult at 3:30pm. Registration from 3pm and refreshments will follow the walk. All age groups welcome: €10 for adults. €5 for students and OAP
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