New York Tipps to welcome Tipperary All Ireland heroes and 'Liam McCarthy' to the Big Apple

New York Tipps to welcome Tipperary All Ireland heroes and 'Liam McCarthy' to the Big Apple

The County Tipperary Hurling Club New York will hold their 2016 Celebration Banquet on Saturday, December 3rd at Lake Isles Country Club, 660 White Plains Road, Eastchester, NY 10709.

Guest of Honour is Joe Stapleton (Roscrea) with Special Guest of Honour Tadgh O’Connor (Roscrea) Captain of the All-Ireland winning Tipperary team of 1971.

In this great year for Tipperary hurling, the County Tipperary Hurling Club New York also welcome Special Guests - Tipperary Co. Board Chairman Michael Bourke, Tipperary Senior Hurling Manager and Captain -Michael Ryan (Upperchurch-Drombane) and Brendan Maher (Borris-Ileigh) as well as Tipperary Minor Hurling Manager and Captain - Liam Cahill (Ballingarry) and Brian McGrath (Loughmore-Castleiney). 

Following his sides terrific run in this year's football championship the New York Club also welcome Tipperary Senior Football Manager - Liam Kearns.

The Player of the Year is Luke O’Loughlin and the Tipperary “Man of the Year” is Brendan Maher (Roscrea).

Proceedings get under way at 8:00 pm with a Cocktail Hour followed at 9:00 pm by Dinner and Dancing. Music will be provided by New York Showband.

Tickets are $110 per person. The Journal Chairman: Pa Ryan (914) 275-5734/ryanpa84@yahoo.com and Dance Chairperson: Brendan Maher (646) 361-5544/kellymaher1@hotmail.com

President: Sean Sheppard (914) 473-8102, Vice President: Pat Costigan (917) 270-6774

Transportation provided from McKeon’s Bar at 7:15 pm sharp