Category Archives: Sport

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…

Athletics Golden Girl Roisín’s Special Mention in Ballymac GAA News

Athletics Golden Girl Roisín’s Special Mention in Ballymac GAA News

Athletics Gold and Silver for Roisín Congratulations to Roisín Rahilly, Maglass who performed exceptionally well at the Munster B Juvenile Athletic Championship held in Templemore on Saturday. Roisín came home with a Gold medal in the long jump with a jump of 4.32m and a Silver in the 80m both in the U-13 category. BallymacelligottRead more…

Cordal Coiste Na nÓg News

Cordal Coiste Na nÓg News

U-16: Finuge too Strong Cordal/Scartaglen played Finuge in Cordal on Wednesday in Round 3 of the Lee Strand County League. Unfortunately, the visitors proved too strong for the home side on the night. Cordal/Scartaglen U-14 Cordal/Scartaglen played Dr Crokes B in Scartaglen on Wednesday. The team played well and got the result they wanted. TheRead more…

Kerry Through to Fourth All Ireland Junior Final in a Row

Kerry Through to Fourth All Ireland Junior Final in a Row

St. Kieran’s players, Philip O’Connor, Cordal: James Walsh, Knocknagoshel and Eamonn Kiely from Brosna were part of the Kerry Junior Football team which qualified for its fourth All-Ireland football final in a row by defeating Leitrim at Limerick’s Gaelic Grounds on Saturday. The team is under the management of Brosna man, Jimmy Keane. Kerry 1-16Read more…

Currow Coiste Na nÓg News

Currow Coiste Na nÓg News

Currow Coiste Na nOg News By P.R.O Con Enright U-16s Back in Action Currow U-16s recommence their County League campaign on Wednesday 19th July when they travel to Cahersiveen to play St Marys/Renard. Throw in is at 7:30pm. U-14s Hosted Kenmare On Monday 17th Currow played host to Kenmare Shamrocks in the final round ofRead more…

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Best Wishes to James and the Kerry Juniors Best wishes from Knocknagoshel GAA Club to James Walsh and the Kerry Junior Football team when they play Leitrim in the All-Ireland Semi Final this weekend. €6,300 Lotto Jackpot at Walsh’s Bar The next draw for a jackpot of €6,300 will be held in Walsh’s Bar on SaturdayRead more…

The Kilkennys on Track for An Ríocht AC Fundraising Gig

The Kilkennys on Track for An Ríocht AC Fundraising Gig

Earlier on this year the huge task of resurfacing the running track at An Ríocht was getting closer by the day. It was hoped that the dream would come true well on time for the Kerry Community Games Finals in June. It did with only hours to spare as weather played its part in delayingRead more…

Bike Skills Preparation for September 3rd Day Care Centre Cycle

Bike Skills Preparation for September 3rd Day Care Centre Cycle

With the onset of the Castleisland Day Care Centre Cycle on Sunday, September 3rd a series of practice runs will be held to get participants ready for the big occasion. The series of bike handling skill sessions started on Friday evening, July 14th at 7pm. Cyclists and instructors will meet at the car park nearRead more…

Over 100 Players Involved in KDYS /Garda League

Over 100 Players Involved in KDYS /Garda League

The Kerry Diocesan Youth Service (KDYS) in partnership with the Castleisland Garda Siochana ran their annual soccer tournament at Castleisland AFC Grounds at Limerick Road on Wednesday and Thursday evenings. By: Helena Falvey, KDYS The event was a great success, with 12 teams and around 110 players taking part. This year there were three categories:Read more…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmond’s Ladies’ GAA Club will be well represented on this Saturday, July 8th when the Kerry ladies play Waterford in the Munster Senior Football Championship Final in Mallow. Aisling Leonard, Eilís Lynch, Lorraine Scanlon, Andrea Murphy, and Labhaoise Walmsley are involved with the team. The throw in for this match is due at 3:15pm.Read more…