Category Archives: Sport

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club Quiz: Knocknagoshel GAA Club will hold a fundraising quiz in support of its Coiste na nÓg on Friday night, April 28th at 9pm sharp in Roche’s Bar Knocknagoshel. Eddie Barrett will act as quizmaster and master of ceremonies. The club assures us that an enjoyable and entertaining night is in store. YourRead more…

Cordal Seniors Add to their Club Run on Easter Sunday

Cordal Seniors Add to their Club Run on Easter Sunday

County Junior Club Football Championship Round 1: Cordal hosted Beale in the County Junior Club Football Championship Round 1 on Easter Sunday at 2:30pm. They faced a tough competitor in the North Kerry side and after a nail-biting full-time finish both sides were level at fifteen points a piece. The two teams played it offRead more…

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 U-16 Girls Bring First International Title Home

St. Mary’s U-16 Girls Bring First International Title Home

St. Mary’s Basketball Club’s U-16 girls made the long journey last week to Malgrat de Mar in Barcelona to take part in the 32nd annual Tomas Sola tournament. They also made history by winning it – and the first ever international title for the club in its many illustrious years in existence. Report by LizRead more…

Currow GAA Club News Round-Up

Currow GAA Club News Round-Up

Home Game for Currow on Sunday Currow played Waterville on Saturday evening in Currow in the third round of division two of the county league. The pitch was in great condition. Waterville started the better team and scored 1-1. John Buckley scored Currow’s first point from play and added two frees. Waterville then added aRead 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…

Bags, Beanies and Medals Ready at An Ríocht

Bags, Beanies and Medals Ready at An Ríocht

Bags, Beanies and specially struck medals are all at the ready for Sunday morning’s annual An Ríocht AC / Lee Strand Kingdom Come 10 Miler Road Race and 5k Run. Registrations will open at 9-30am in the morning ahead of the off-time at 11am. The event has grown into a very popular road race overRead more…

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News Round-Up

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News Round-Up

Outstanding Performances in Scór Na bPáistí Finals Foilmore GAA Centre hosted the finals of Scór na bPaistí recently to a full attendance who enjoyed the cream of talent from all over Kerry. With only one adjudicator for each of the nine categories, many decisions were difficult to make.  The standard was very high throughout. EveryoneRead 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…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Desmonds GAA Club senior men’s team travelled to play Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club in round 1 of the Division 1 County League on Sunday. They were defeated by the home side on a score of 0-10 to 0-7. By Gerdie Murphy This game was dictated by the weather conditions on the day when the home sideRead more…