Good News for Castleisland AFC Astro Turf Pitch Development

Castleisland AFC ‘keeper, Steven Bartlett got the ‘Player of the Week’ status after an outstanding performance at the weekend.
Photograph: John Reidy

The Castleisland AFC Player of the Week is ‘keeper, Steven Bartlett who turned in a great display for the senior team against Fenit Samphires in the FAI Cup tie including a save in the penalty shoot-out.

By: Juvenile Club PRO, Mike Brosnan

Club Results

AI Junior Cup second Round. Castleisland AFC 1-1 Fenit Samphires. Aidan O’Callaghan goal scorer. Castleisland won 5-4 on penalties.

Denny Youth League: Rattoo Rovers 4 – 1 Castleisland AFC. Lee O’Connor, goalscorer.

At the rapidly developing site of the Castleisland AFC Astro Turf pitch were from left: Denis Kelly, Kelly Farm Modernisation Limited; Patrick O’Rourke and Aidan O’Callaghan,Castleisland AFC; John Keane, lighting contractor and Jim Regan, electrician.

Leader Grant for New Pitch

Castleisland AFC members are delighted to announce that the club has received a €91,765.87 grant from the Leader programme to help towards the cost of the floodlights and fencing for our new artificial turf playing pitch. A big thank you to NEWKD, Kerry Local Action Group and Leader.

Best of Luck in FAI CUP

Best of luck to Castleisland AFC U-13 team who travel to Six Mile Bridge in Clare to take on Bridge United in the FAI cup and best wishes to the Girls u14 team who are playing their first game of the season at home to Inter Kenmare at 2pm this Saturday

Congrats to Mint, Eoghan, Finn and Killian

Congratulations to Mint O’Connor, Eoghan Shire and Finn Nolan for being selected for the Kerry District League U-13 Squad

Congratulations to Killian Dennehy on being selected in the Kerry Schoolboys team of the week last week.

Club Fixtures

Saturday: Killarney Plaza U-15 Division 1. 12 noon Castleisland AFC v Ballyheigue

Quills Woollen Mills U-14 Girls Premier 2pm Castleisland AFC v Inter Kenmare.

FAI National Cup U-13 2pm Bridge United (Clare) v Castleisand AFC

Denny Youths League: 2pm Castleisland AFC v Listowel Celtic.

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