Both Senior sides are out in action this coming weekend in the final round of the County Championship group stages. On Saturday, the Senior ‘B’s will take on Carrick Swan in The Ragg at 1.30. The winner of this game will progress to the Quarter Final stages of the Seamus O’Riain Championship. On Sunday, the Senior ‘A’s will take on Moycarkey Borris in Templemore at 3pm, having already qualified for the Quarter Final stages. Best of luck to both sides.
The Junior ‘B’ hurlers will take on Knockshegowna this coming weekend in the North Quarter Final. Please keep an eye on the clubs social media pages and website for fixture details once confirmed.
The Junior ‘C hurlers will be away to Ballina in their final group game. The game is due to take place this Saturday at 5pm. Please note change in fixture.
The Under 19 hurlers lost out to a very strong Thurles Sarsfields side by 4-5 to 6-23 in the County ‘A’ Semi Final last Saturday evening in Dolla. Paul Seymour (x2), Conor Sheahan and Shane Gleeson were the Kiladangan goal scorers. Fair play to the lads who put in a massive effort throughout the year which resulted in a North ‘A’ Hurling title. They will be out in action in the coming weeks in the North Under 19 ‘A’ Football Final against Ballina. Please keep an eye on the club’s social media pages for fixture details once confirmed.
The Under 17’s hurling campaign concluded last Monday 13th after they lost out to Ballinahinch Templederry by 1-6 to 2-15 in the Plate Semi Final. They will commence the football championship in the coming weeks.
The Under 15 hurlers lost out to Lorrha on Thursday 16th by 3-6 to 4-17 in the North ‘B’ Quarter Final. They were scheduled to take on Borrisokane this Thursday 23rd in Puckane in the North Plate Semi Final but this will now take place on Tuesday 28th September.
The Under 13 ‘B’s were scheduled to take on Burgess in the North ‘B’ Quarter Final on Tuesday 14th but the pitch in Portroe was unavailable. They game took place on Tuesday 21st September at 6 pm in Kilcolman with no result at time of going to print.
Kiladangan Lotto draw took place last Monday 13th September. There was no winner of the €17,100 jackpot (1,11,13,34) or the Second Chance €500 Draw (1,16,29,35). The €25 lucky dip winners were as follows:
Tom Slattery (Newtown), Michael Egan (Ballydrennan), Catherine Daly (online), Margaret Nolan (online)
Many thanks to the large number of people that have signed up. We would urge people to sign up for the lotto online at kiladangangaa,com/products. There are currently a number of options available online on how long you can sign up for whilst tickets are also available in the shops and restaurants in the parish.
Don’t forget, there is plenty of Kiladangan GAA Gear available to purchase online at the O’Neills website at www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/kiladangan-gaa.html
Schools Coaching Scholarship
Well done the coaches who started off the 2021/2022 Schools Coaching Scholarship last week. Billy Seymour and Shane Gleeson coached in Carrig NS whilst Conor Byrne was joined by UL work experience student Darragh Nolan from Silvermines who coached the school children in Kiladangan NS. Best of luck to all in their scholarship roles.
The 2021/22 Tipperary GAA clubs draw is starting on Friday 1st October. There is a prize fund of €500,000 with plenty of prizes up for grabs. If you wish to enter then please contact Marian Minehan on 086 169 9564
Full details are available on the Tipperary GAA website: tipperary.gaa.ie/tipperary-gaa-clubs-draw/