Category Archives: GAA

€10,400 Scart GAA Club Lotto Winner

€10,400 Scart GAA Club Lotto Winner

Scartaglen GAA Club Lotto draw was held in O’Connors Bar for a jackpot of €10,400. There was one winner. Numbers drawn were 2 – 9 – 18 – 20. By Paul Murphy, PRO Congratulations to John Collins, Clonakilty, Co. Cork – brother of Timmy Collins. Thanks to everyone who entered. Next Lotto Draw The nextRead more…

Makings of an Annual in New Book for GAA Fans

Makings of an Annual in New Book for GAA Fans

A new book entitled 2017 – Stories from the Playing Fields of Kerry & Beyond is a 112 page full-colour round up of all the activities of all the Kerry Football, hurling, camogie and Ladies Football teams during 2017. “In simple terms, it is a yearbook for the year that was 2017,” said its creator,Read more…

Knocknagoshel GAA Club Annual General Meeting

Knocknagoshel GAA Club Annual General Meeting

The AGM of Knocknagoshel GAA Club was held on Saturday night, December 9th with a number of changes at the helm of the club. Noel Brosnan handed over the baton to Dan Roche after an eleven year stint as chairman of the club Dan will be joined by John O’Keeffe as secretary and Kitsy FitzgeraldRead more…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club Annual General Meeting

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club Annual General Meeting

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club members held their annual general meeting on Friday night. All outgoing officers were re-elected with the exception of Gerard Murphy who, after two years as PRO, decided not to seek re-election. Pat Hartnett is the interregnum spokesperson until a successor is found for the once-off Mr. Murphy. Glowing Tributes Glowing tributesRead more…

Successful Presentation and Race Night for Desmonds

Successful Presentation and Race Night for Desmonds

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club’s Presentation and Video Horse Racing Night at the River Island Hotel proved a great success.  By: Gerdie Murphy, PRO We wish to thank all of those who sponsored races on the night and to all of those who bought horses and supported the event  on the night. We presented awards toRead more…

Scart U-14 Ladies Going for the Double

Scart U-14 Ladies Going for the Double

The U-14 East Kerry Ladies Football Final between Scartaglin and Legion will make its own bit of history when it’s played on the coming Monday, October 23rd at 5:30pm in Fitzgerald Stadium in Killarney. This is the first ladies under age final to be played on the famous grounds and the Scartaglin team mentors areRead more…

Scart Women on All-Britain GAA Championship Winning Team

Scart Women on All-Britain GAA Championship Winning Team

Hannah Fortune and Norita McCarthy are both from Scartaglen and both are living and working in London. They grew up playing football with Scartaglin Ladies Football Club. On Saturday last, September 30th they won the All Britain Junior football club championship finals with London club, Kingdom Kerry Gaels Ladies Club. Defeated Roger Casements The finalRead more…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Seniors in NK League Final against Ballydonoghue Castleisland Desmonds senior men’s team play their last county league game on Sunday at home to Dingle. Throw in at 1:30pm. On Saturday, September 9th they play Ballydonoghue in the North Kerry League Division 1 Final in Listowel. Throw in at 6:45pm with extra time if necessary. Desmond’sRead more…

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…