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…

St. Patrick’s Secondary School win County Colleges Cup Final

St. Patrick’s Secondary School win County Colleges Cup Final

St. Patrick’s Secondary School Castleisland emerged victorious over Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí in the Kerry Post Primary Schools’ Brendan O’Shea Cup final played on Thursday in an immaculate Austin Stack Park. St. Patrick’s Castleisland 6-10 – Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí 3-8 Both schools entered this final with confidence after good victories in the previous rounds. Scoreboard Ticking It was St.…

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…

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 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…