Five Goal Game as Ballymac Topple Desmonds

Desmonds seniors lost out by two points to Ballymacelligott in the Division Two County League on Sunday in a game which produced five goals.

By Pat Hartnett, PRO

Paddy Mc Carthy with two late points sealed it for the visitors in the closing minute of the game.

Overall it was a highly competitive game played in beautiful sunshine with both teams in full flight from the start.

The scored were level on six occasions. For a while, a draw looked on the cards but Ballymac wanted the game more and claimed the honours.

Scorers for Ballymac Vinnie Horan, 1-4; Aidan Breen, 2-2; Luke Sugrue, Gene Griffin, Steve Rahilly and Cian Dennehy 0-1 each; Paddy McCarthy, 0-2.

Desmonds scorers: Thomas Hickey, 1-6; Kieran Brennan, 1-0; Mossie O’Connell, 0-2; and a point each from: Micheal Walsh, Steven Bartlett, Danny Hickey, Pat Fitzgerald and Sean Lynch.

Fixtures for the Week Ahead

Minors – St. Kieran’s v South Kerry in Cahercivieen at 7pm. Friday 6th: Juniors v Na Gaeil in the county league in Tralee at 7.30pm.

Tuesday 10th: The North Kerry League Final involving St. Senan’s v Desmonds or Ballydonoghue

Wednesday 11th:U-16 boys v Beaufort away at

Thursday 12th: Minors v Beale in the North Kerry League at home at 7.30

Lotto at Browne’s Bar

The next Lotto draw takes place on this Saturday July 7th, in Browne’s Bar. The jackpot is €4,700.

Tickets are €2 each or 3 for €5

Cúl Camp Begins on Monday

Desmonds host the Kellogg’s Cul Camp starting on Monday, July 9th until Friday13th. A week of skills coaching, mini games and lots of fun and enjoyment is promised for participants.


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