Kilruane MacDonaghs Notes Aug-07-2019
Well done to Craig Morgan, Jerome Cahill, Kian O’Kelly and the Tipperary team on the emphatic victory over Wexford in the All-Ireland semi-final. It was a tremendous team performance with Jerome Cahill selected as the TG4 Laoch na hImeartha.
Applications for All-Ireland senior final tickets must be with Carmel Daly 0872409854 by 9.00pm on this Wednesday, 7th August. No late applications will be entertained. As demand will be way in excess of supply the club will not be able to facilitate all requests. Supporters are urged to hunt down tickets from every other possible source.
Blue & Gold
Householders are asked to fly the Tipperary colours throughout the parish as the county prepares for the All-Ireland senior and U20 finals. There has been a tremendous effort so far with Cloughjordan village looking resplendent in the Tipperary colours.
Friday, 16th August has been designated Tipperary Day. Supporters are asked to wear the Blue & Gold on that day.
Billy O’Meara Tournament
In the first round MacDonaghs lost to Templederry/Ballinahinch on a 5-3 to 3-8 scoreline in MacDonagh Park. Moneygall and Roscrea are also participating in this U14 tournament.
Our teams had mixed fortunes in the semi-finals. Kilruane reached the ‘C’ decider with a 3-4 to 1-3 victory over Shannon Rovers in MacDonagh Park. Team: Andrew Austin, Darragh White, Shay Óg Kennedy, Cormac Kennedy (1-2), Stasik Setikas, Tommy O’Meara, Jack Quinlisk, Fiachra Ahearn, Ferghal Doheny, Thomas O’Brien and Donnacha O’Meara. Subs: Michel Hennelly, Charlie Kennedy and Jack Kenneally.
At the same venue De Wets lost to Toomevara in the ‘A’ semi-final on a 3-4 to 1-2 scoreline. Team: Killian Franks, Cathal McIntyre, Johnny Naughnane, Ray Quinlivan, Cormac Gaynor, Shane Cleary, Paul Molloy, William Jones (1-0), Michael Cleary (0-1), Tommy Burris (0-1) and Thomas O’Brien. Subs: Jack Quinlisk and Dara O’Looney. The previous evening MacDonaghs lost 4-4 to 2-3 against Kiladangan in the ‘D’ Cup semi-final in Puckane.
New York Trip
The trip to the Big Apple will go ahead 7th to 11th May 2020. The base in New York will be the Hotel Double Tree in Time Square West. Intending travellers should contact Seamus Hennessy 0877432984 to reserve their place on the touring party.
Congratulations to Rose Cahill, Ardcroney who won €200 in the Tipperary Draw.
Congratulations to the Kilruane MacDonaghs U16 camogie team that claimed the County title with a 4-4 to 0-14 victory over Kiladangan in the Ragg.
This year the Camogie Club is celebrating its Golden Jubilee. As part of the anniversary celebrations a Social Night is being held in Nenagh golf Club on this Saturday, 10th August at 8.00pm. Everybody is welcome to attend.
The club extends sympathy to Sarah McIntyre and the Donnelly family on the death of Mary Donnelly, Church Road, Borrisokane.