All Ireland minor captain Bill Maher for New York function

The Tipperary Hurling Club in New York will hold its Annual Dinner Dance on Saturday, December 8 at the Lake Isle Country Club, Eastchester.

The Tipperary Hurling Club in New York will hold its Annual Dinner Dance on Saturday, December 8 at the Lake Isle Country Club, Eastchester.

The guest of honour will be Jimmy Lyons of Grangemockler who won 10 New York senior hurling championship medals with the Tipperary club and played on the New York senior hurling team for 12 years. He won 5 New York senior football medals with the Connemara Gaels. He also represented Tipperary at minor, under 21 and senior football and intermediate hurling.

His nephew, Bill Maher captained the Tipperary minor hurlers this year. Other special guests include Bill Maher and former Tipperary senior hurler, Jim Kehoe from Kilsheelan Kilcash who now resides in San Francisco.

For more information contact Brendan Maher in New York on +1 646 361 5544. Or Mike Kennedy on +1 646 208 3716 or by e-mail on MichaelK@optonline.net.