Castleisland KDYS/Garda Soccer Blitz Celebrates its 19th

Castleisland KDYS/Garda Soccer Blitz Celebrates its 19th

The 19th annual Kerry Diocesan Youth Service (KDYS) in partnership with Castleisland Garda Siochana ran their annual soccer tournament at the newly opened Georgie O’Callaghan Park. The event was a great success, with 11 teams and around 90 players taking part. This year there were three categories: primary schools; U-15s and U-18s competition. The primary…

Castleisland AFC a Beneficiary of Lauri Healy Credit Union Awards

Castleisland AFC a Beneficiary of Lauri Healy Credit Union Awards

Four community groups received funds from Cara Credit Union’s latest round of the Lauri Healy Community Sponsorship Awards and Castleisland AFC was among the recipients. The community projects which received funds in this round were: Baile Mhuire Day Care Centre, to aid in the purchase of a bus; Castleisland AFC, to erect spectator barrier at…

Weather and Events in Russia Made a Great Soccer Blitz

Weather and Events in Russia Made a Great Soccer Blitz

The Kerry Diocesan Youth Service (KDYS) in partnership with the Castleisland Garda Síochána ran their annual soccer tournament at Castleisland Soccer Field, Limerick Road on Thursday 28th of June. A Great Success The event was a great success, with 10 teams and around 90 players taking part. This year there were three categories: Primary School…

Community Bids a Fond Farewell to Georgie

Community Bids a Fond Farewell to Georgie

It has long been customary for sporting heroes to be shouldered from the scenes of their great triumphs. On Thursday, just afternoon, the remains of the late Georgie O’Callaghan were taken shoulder high through his native town to his final resting place. Family members and former juvenile players shared the shouldering from the Church of…