Annascaul Take Round One over Knocknagoshel

Knocknagoshel hosted pre-tournament favourites Annascaul in round 1 of the junior championship on Sunday afternoon. 

Annascaul quickly signalled their intent by kicking four points in the opening seven minutes.  Annascaul went on to extend their lead to nine points by half time with Cathal Ferriter finding the net for the West Kerry side.

Half time:  Knocknagoshel 0-3 Annascaul 1-9

James Crean scored a goal for Annascaul within a minute of the resumption.  Goals by Michael Keane and John Bell helped reduce the deficit but points by Jack Farrell and Aidan Crean and a goal by Killian Falvey ensured the result was never in doubt.

Knocknagoshel added late points by James Walsh, Edmond Walsh and Padraig Reidy to leave the final score Knocknagoshel 2-9 Annascaul 3-15

Club Fixtures

Knocknagoshel will play Kilgarvan in Round 2 in Kilgarvan at 2.30pm on Sunday, August 2nd.

St. Kieran’s minors will play St. Brendan’s in Blennerville pitch on bank holiday Monday at 6pm in the county championship.

Club Raffle for Excellent Prizes

Knocknagoshel GAA Club will hold a monster raffle on 15th August 15th.

There are excellent prizes on offer including: Bed and Breakfast and an evening meal for two at the Dingle Skellig Hotel; a family pass for Tayto Park; a €100 shopping voucher for Kierans XL; a €50 voucher for Kirby’s Brogue Inn, Tralee and a €50 voucher for Kerry Agribusiness.

Lines are €5 each and can be purchased from Kierans XL; Knocknagoshel Gym; senior players and committee members.

Coiste na nÓg

Knocknagoshel/Brosna/Duagh under 16s lost to Moyvane in the County League.

The Knocknagoshel/Brosna U-14s will play Castleisland Desmonds in the County League at Knocknagoshel on Wednesday 29th July at 7pm.

Knocknagoshel U-12 lost to Duagh on Sunday night and will play Listowel Emmets in Knocknagoshel on Sunday 2nd August at 6pm.

August 8th Lotto Worth €9,900

The next draw will be for a jackpot of €9,900 and will be held in the Community Centre on Saturday, August 8th.

Tickets are available from: Kieran’s XL and Hungry Ed’s in Knocknagoshel; SuperValu in Abbeyfeale; Diarmuid’s Butchers and Eileen’s Bakery and Deli in Castleisland; Dillanes Shop and The Creamery at Feales Bridge and the usual sellers.

Our club lotto can also be played online by following the link on