Weekly Club News

November 8, 2018


Senior: Liam Heffernan’s senior hurlers booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Clean Ireland Recycling County Senior Hurling Championship thanks to a fourteen-point win over Roscrea (1-21 to 0-10) at a soaking wet St Flannan’s Park in Moneygall on Sunday afternoon – to read a report on this contest please see the club website:

The draw for the quarter-finals of the Clean Ireland Recycling County Senior Hurling Championship was made on Monday evening. In the draw Nenagh Éire Óg were drawn against Portroe. Full quarter-final draw:

Nenagh Éire Óg v Portroe, Éire Óg Annacarty v Kilruane MacDonagh’s, Clonoulty-Rossmore v Thurles Sarsfields, Drom & Inch v Kildangan.

Please keep an eye on the club website and the respective social media channels for updates on this fixture. The quarter-finals are scheduled to take place on the week-ending Sunday, September 27th in Semple Stadium, Thurles.

Under-21A: The under-21A hurling team will face Roscrea in the opening round of this year’s championship. The fixtures schedule for that competition have not been released as of yet. This year the under-21A hurling team will be managed by Greg Browne (manager), Con Morris and Michael McNamara.

The 2015 Walsh’s of Nenagh North Tipperary Under-21A Hurling Championship will be run on a knock-out-loser’s-group system. Éire Óg have been drawn against Roscrea in the opening round. Kilruane MacDonagh’s will face Ballina in a preliminary round game while the remaining first round games will see Kildangan face the winner of the Kilruane versus Ballina game and Toomevara take on Newport Gaels.

Flag Day: The club flag day is scheduled to take place next weekend – Saturday, September 19th and Sunday, September 20th. Any member willing to give a hand for even an hour on either day is asked to text 087 285 0732.


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Our under-8 hurlers hosted Newport on Saturday with all teams playing well. Thanks to Newport for visiting. Training will continue on Wednesday at 5pm with the Tommy Mulcahy Invitational being played on Saturday against Kilruane MacDonagh’s.

Under-10 boys travelled to Newtown-Shandrum on Saturday with a great time had by all. Training as usual this week.

Our under-13 hurlers defeated Kildangan in the under-13 Plate on Saturday last in Puckane on a scoreline of 3-7 to 1-1 with the goals coming from Ben West and Dylan Noonan-Kelly. We play Ballina in round two next weekend. Players will receive texts with training times during the week.

Winter running and strength and conditioning coaching will be starting shortly for certain age groups. More from team coaches soon.

The very best of luck to our under-16 hurlers who will take on Roscrea in the north final on Saturday at 3.30pm in Toomevara – this match will be preceded by the under-16B final between Lorrha-Shannon Rovers and Borrisokane. Please be there to support these great young men.


Under-10: We will be participating in the Boherlahan-Dualla blitz next Saturday at 10am. Mentors will be in touch with parents during the week to confirm the details.

Under-12: We were beaten by Holycross in the semi-final of the winter league 2-1 to 1-1. We wish to thank the management team, the panel of players and their parents and guardians for all their handwork over the course of the year and we look forward to seeing them again in 2016. Best of luck to Holycross in the final.

Under-14: We are due to face Newport in the winter league on Thursday evening in Newport. The throw-in time for this fixture has yet to be confirmed. Please check our website for details.

Minor: Our minors had a super win over Cahir in the championship on Saturday last winning 8-11 to 1-15. We are awaiting details of our next fixture in this competition.

Junior A: We are playing Holycross in our final game of the round robin series in the championship on the 27th. It is a must-win game if we are to have any hope of progressing to the knock out stages.

Car Wash: On Sunday we will be washing cars at Keith Dean’s car wash in Lyon’s Garage on the Limerick Road from 10am until 3pm. If you would like a sparkling clean car while at the same time helping out the club please come along.

Flag Weekend: We will be having our annual flag weekend over the first weekend of October. This is a vital fundraiser for the club and if you would like to volunteer one hour of your time please contact Denise Morris or any committee member over the coming weeks.


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