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PRO notes 18th February 2013

posted 18 Feb 2013, 12:29 by Unknown user
Captaincy: Congratulations to Shane McGrath who was named as captain of the Tipperary Senior hurling team over the weekend. Shane is one the more experienced players with Tipperary team, and it is a great honour for him and the club to captain the team. Best of luck to Shane and the Tipperary team in 2013. Shane also captained Munster to victory in the Inter-Provincial semi-final at the weekend. They now play Connacht in the final.

Boxing: Tickets are now on sale at EUR20 each for the white collar boxing fundraiser between Ballinahinch and Newport GAA clubs. Tickets are available from all committee members or any of the boxers taking part. The event takes place on 16th March in Ormonde Hotel, Nenagh.

Membership: Juvenile and adult club membership is now due for all playing and non-playing members.
Gum shields: Reminder that all players from under 18 down must wear gum shields for football this year. With matches starting shortly, please ensure all players are ready for this requirement.

Scholarship: Coiste Chontae Thiobraid Árann is offering a limited number of Gaeltacht Scholarships to 2nd level students in the county. These Scholarships are limited to those students currently in 2nd, 5th and Transition Years. Applicants will be called to interview where they must display an enthusiasm for the Irish language. Closing date for receipt of applications is Thurs February 28th 2013 with application forms available on