Kian O’Kelly was a member of the Tipperary U16 ‘A’ panel that lost the Arrabawn final to Kilkenny. Páidí Williams was on the U15 ‘B’ team that lost to Kerry in the Plate final.
MacDonaghs travel to Borrisoleigh on Friday evening to take on the home team in the final group game at 6.45pm. A win plus a favourable result in the Toomevara and Burgess game are essential to ensure progress to the semi-final.
The first round against Roscrea has been pencilled in for Saturday 16th September in MacDonagh Park at 6.00pm.
Roscrea provide the opposition in the minor semi-final in Toomevara on this Wednesday evening at 6.30pm.
Both our teams were away to Ballina on last Friday evening. MacDonaghs (Dubh) lost 2-3 to 1-3 while MacDonaghs (Bán) went under by 7-7 to 5-6. On Saturday morning the panel journeyed to Puckane for the annual Dick Mulcahy Tournament. They had a victory over Burgess and lost to the eventual winners Silvermines. Thanks to Kiladangan for the invitation and their hospitality on the day.
A meeting of the club committee will be held on this Thursday, 31st August at 8.30pm. All committee members are requested to attend.
The club extends sympathy to Mike Flynn, Vice-Chairman of the North Board, on the death of his brother Gerry.