Category Archives: GAA

GAA Jackpot Climbs to €6,300 in The Mall

GAA Jackpot Climbs to €6,300 in The Mall

No Lotto Jackpot Winner in The Mall The lotto draw for a jackpot of €6,300 was held on Saturday night last in Walsh’s Bar. The numbers drawn were: 6, 21, 23 and 24. There was no winner of the jackpot. The five lucky dips of €30 each drawn went to: Noelle Ahern, Abbeyfeale; John JoeRead more…

Currow GAA Club Lotto of €4,100 Jackpot Won

Currow GAA Club Lotto of €4,100 Jackpot Won

 Seniors Gain Points in Listowel Currow went to Listowel on Friday night and came away with another two points to keep our hopes for promotion to Division 1 alive.  The final score was 1-9 to 1-8. The first half was a low scoring affair with Currow creating a number of scoring chances but our accuracyRead more…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

This coming Sunday August 13th sees our senior men’s team travel to play Templenoe in Round 10 of the county league. Throw in for this game is at 2pm. U-16 boys a Point Short The U-16 Boys played Castlegregory on Wednesday evening in the semi final of the county league losing in a tight gameRead more…

Cordal GAA Club News Round-Up

Cordal GAA Club News Round-Up

Cordal GAA Club wishes our club player, Sean O’Connell the very best of luck on Saturday in Ennis as he does our club proud captaining the Kerry team in the All-Ireland U-17 Football Semi-Final against Roscommon. We couldn’t be more proud of you Sean. Best of Luck! And also to Scart’s Shay Walsh and EddieRead more…

Kerry Juniors do the Three-in-a-Row Trick

Kerry Juniors do the Three-in-a-Row Trick

All-Ireland Junior Football Final Kerry 2-19 Meath 1-14 Many teams throughout the country win All-Ireland football championships on a once off basis. However, to put three consecutive titles together is the tricky bit. Decisive Display by O’Connor Kerry’s added yet another All-Ireland football title to its credits list at O’Moore Park in Portlaoise on SaturdayRead more…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Best wishes to Desmond’s Adam Donoghue who is involved with the Kerry minor team to play Louth in the quarter final of the All Ireland championship this coming Saturday, August 5th in Portlaoise. The throw in is at 1:15pm. Good Luck to Kerry Juniors The club sends its best wishes to Cordal’s Philip O’Connor; Brosna’sRead more…

Cordal Coiste Na nÓg News

Cordal Coiste Na nÓg News

Big Night for Cordal/Scart U-14s Cordal/Scartaglen Under 14’s have a big night on Tuesday, August 8th when they tog out in Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney for the Final of Division 3 of the East Kerry Region League. The other finalist is Rathmore. Please turnout and support the Team on their biggest sporting night of the yearRead more…

Cordal’s Lisa Fundraiser an Outstanding Success

Cordal’s Lisa Fundraiser an Outstanding Success

Last Friday night sure was a night to remember. We can’t thank everybody enough for such an awesome night. The event was a great success. A huge thanks to all of those who bought tickets and came on the night. By Paddy Flynn PRO We’d like to sincerely thank our organisers, volunteers and stewards whoRead more…

Painful, Childhood Memories from Kerry V Galway Games

Painful, Childhood Memories from Kerry V Galway Games

Even though I have two beautiful little Galwegians for grandchildren I can still feel the pain the Westerners inflicted on Kerry in the early to mid 1960s. On that basis alone, without even thinking of the deeper notion of heritage and whatever it is that makes my heart pound in my chest when I seeRead more…

Lorraine and Myself – by Leanne Mangan

Lorraine and Myself – by Leanne Mangan

Knocknagoshel natives, friends and Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club footballers, Leanne Mangan and Lorraine Scanlon are joint captains of the team this year. They will lead their team onto Listry GAA Club pitch on Sunday at 12noon to do battle with an ‘old enemy’ – reigning title holders in the ladies of Southern Gaels. There theyRead more…