St. Patrick’s Progress to All-Ireland U-19 ‘A’ Cup Semi Finals

St. Patrick’s Progress to All-Ireland U-19 ‘A’ Cup Semi Finals

The St. Patrick’s Secondary School, Castleisland U-19 basketball team has reached the semi-finals of the All- Ireland U-19 ‘A’ Cup competition. This has been a fantastic journey for the team and it’s the first time in the school’s history that a basketball team has reached the semi-finals of the U-19 cup competition in the ‘A’…

St. Patrick’s Win Joe O’Connor U-16 ½ Colleges Football Championship

St. Patrick’s Win Joe O’Connor U-16 ½ Colleges Football Championship

St. Patrick’s Castleisland 2-13 Gael Colaiste Chiarrai 1-13 A wet and windy afternoon in Cahersalee Tralee this week played host to the Joe O’Connor U-16 ½ colleges final between St. Patrick’s Secondary School, Castleisland and Gael Colaiste Chiarraí, Tralee. St. Patrick’s were slow out of the blocks and trailed from the beginning after conceding the…

Currow Coiste Na nÓg News Round-Up

Currow Coiste Na nÓg News Round-Up

U-16s Clinch East Kerry Title Kilcummin was the venue for the East Kerry Championship Division 3 final between Currow and Fossa on Sunday. By PRO, Con Enright Currow lead at half time on a score of Currow 2-9 to Fossa 2-3. In the second half, which could have gone either, way Currow got a last…

Memories Rekindled at Mein School Reunion

Memories Rekindled at Mein School Reunion

“They came from the U.S., the U.K. and from many parts of Ireland to Ó Riada’s Bar recently for the Mein School Reunion,” according to event spokesperson Cáit Curtin. “As they arrived the Ballymacelligott establishment rang out with exclamations of surprise and joy. Old photos were checked out and the roll books brought by Máire…

Desmonds Remember Former Players in Silence

Desmonds Remember Former Players in Silence

Senior Co League Division 2. Kenmare 2 -13 Desmonds 1-5 Desmonds seniors were well beaten by Kenmare in their Co. league clash on Sunday. By Pat Hartnett, PRO Prior to this game there was a minute’s silence for the late Peter Tangney and John Curtin who both passed away recently. Never Got Going Desmonds were…

The late John Curtin, Sandville, Castleisland

The late John Curtin, Sandville, Castleisland

The death has occurred of John Curtin, (79) Sandville, Castleisland, Co. Kerry on July 14th 2018. Peacefully, after a short illness at Cork University Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Betty and brother of the late Mick (Sonny) and Ann. Sadly missed by his loving sons: Michael, Derry, Shane and Kevin, sisters Mary, Agnes, Teresa…

Graduation and Awards Evening at St. Patrick’s Secondary School

Graduation and Awards Evening at St. Patrick’s Secondary School

The school community, staff, parents, students and guests, of St Patrick’s Secondary School gathered on Tuesday to mark the end of the school year with their graduation ceremony and awards ceremony. The afternoon began with the graduation mass celebrated by our school chaplain Fr. Buckley. This was a wonderful ceremony with music, singing and readings…

Currow Coiste Na nÓg U-14s Win District League

Currow Coiste Na nÓg U-14s Win District League

U-14s: Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club grounds was the venue on Sunday for the U-14 Castleisland District League Shield Final between Currow and John Mitchels. By PRO Con Enright In a very close game John Mitchels lead at half time on a score of 3-4 to 1-9. In the second half Currow upped their game and…

Currow Coiste Na nÓg News

Currow Coiste Na nÓg News

On Wednesday, August 16th Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney was the venue for the U-16 County League final Division 5 meeting of Currow and Kilcummin. By Con Enright, PRO Played in good conditions, Kilcummin proved too strong for Currow on the evening winning the final on a score line of Currow 3-11 to Kilcummin’s 7-20. Scorers for…

Currow U-14s Retain John West Féile Peile Na nÓg Cup

Currow U-14s Retain John West Féile Peile Na nÓg Cup

On Friday the Currow U-14 team and their supporters left the village at 9am bidding to retain their John West Féile Peile na nÓg title in Co. Monaghan. By Con Enright PRO That evening in Ballybay we played two game against Lámh Dhearg of Antrim and Ballybay Pearse’s Brothers of Monaghan. Antrim Opposition The first…