Category Archives: Castleisland Community Centre

KDYS/An Garda Síochána Basketball Blitz

KDYS/An Garda Síochána Basketball Blitz

 The Kerry Diocesan Youth Service in partnership with An Garda Síochána held their ninth annual basketball blitz at Castleisland Community Centre on Good Friday. The event was organised by Helena Falvey, Youth Justice Worker with the KDYS and Garda Liz Twomey, Castleisland Garda Station. The event attracted over 100 young people who took part inRead more…

St. Mary’s Club Go Gate Collecting as U-16 Girls Go to Play in Spain

St. Mary’s Club Go Gate Collecting as U-16 Girls Go to Play in Spain

St. Mary’s Basketball Club will hold its annual church gate collection at all masses over this Easter weekend. U-16 Girls off to Sunny Spain Meanwhile, the club’s U-16 girls and coaches, Aoife Nolan and Conor Brosnan are bound for the Mediterranean coast of Spain to represent the club in a long running tournament there. ByRead more…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

The men’s senior team travel to play Austin Stack’s in round 3 of the Kerry County league this coming Saturday April 9th at 6pm. By Gerdie Murphy This is a vital game for us this weekend having, unfortunately, lost at home to Glenbeigh-Glencar in round two of the league. U-16 Boys Defeat John Mitchels TheRead more…

Cordal GAA Club News Round-Up

Cordal GAA Club News Round-Up

Cordal/Scart Defeat Listowel Emmets in Co. Minor League Cordal/Scart played Listowel Emmets on Friday in Listowel. Half time saw the homeboys on top with a goal’s lead at 1-7 to 0-7. By: Paddy Flynn Cordal/Scart pushed forward in the second half to take the lead and finished the game two points on top at 1-15Read more…

Lip Sync – The Talk of the Town

Lip Sync – The Talk of the Town

The way Castleisland AFC went about its business with its Lip Sync Battle at the local community centre on Friday night is the talk of this and surrounding parishes. Almost 1,200 people packed the centre with atmosphere, colour and excitement and in anticipation of a great night’s entertainment. They got what they went for –Read more…

St. Mary’s U-16 Boys into All Ireland Club Play-offs

St. Mary’s U-16 Boys into All Ireland Club Play-offs

Our U-16 boys had a 49 to 48 win over Gneeveguilla in their final game of the season which turned out to be a thriller. By Liz Galwey The boys had a cracking opening quarter and kept their lead right up to the final few minutes but a strong Gneeveguilla side kept coming back andRead more…

Enter Now for KDYS/An Garda Síochána Basketball Blitz

Enter Now for KDYS/An Garda Síochána Basketball Blitz

The Kerry Diocesan Youth Service (KDYS) in partnership with An Garda Síochána is running its annual Basketball Blitz tournament on Good Friday. The event will be held in Castleisland Community Centre and the entry forms are out now. Applications are invited from teams from the Castleisland area interested in taking part. One Day Only TheRead more…

Local Performers Rehearsing Mad for Lip Sync Battle

Local Performers Rehearsing Mad for Lip Sync Battle

Castleisland AFC will hold a major fund raising event, Lip Sync Battle Castleisland in the local community centre on Friday, March 31st. 2017 at 8pm. Based on the concept of the US Hit TV show Lip Sync Battle, the show gives performers the chance to take to the stage and perform as an iconic musicRead more…

St. Mary’s Basketball Club Notes

St. Mary’s Basketball Club Notes

St. Mary’s Basketball Club’s Division two men engaged in a thrilling clash in the cup semi-final on Thursday. St. Mary’s 1 took on St. Mary’s 2 in a Castleisland derby game that went down to the wire. St. Mary’s 2 came out on top and progress to the final. St. Mary’s 1. 63 – St.Read more…

Basketball: St. Mary’s Ladies Win in Thriller

Basketball: St. Mary’s Ladies Win in Thriller

Our division two ladies had a thriller of a game against KCYMS on Thursday at Castleisland Community Centre. The sides were neck and neck throughout. By: Liz Galwey St. Mary’s led 10 points to six at the end of the first but KCYMS stayed with it throughout. St. Mary’s had a spread of scores inRead more…