Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

The Desmonds Senior Ladies played a very entertaining game in the Kerry LGFA Co. League at home on Tuesday evening against Beaufort losing by 4-14 to 3-13. By Gerdie Murphy, PRO They played very well on the evening with five U-16s, five minors and six seniors against a strong Beaufort team. Well done to all…

League Final – Castleisland AFC and Killarney Celtic Must Meet Again

League Final – Castleisland AFC and Killarney Celtic Must Meet Again

Killarney Celtic 1 – Castleisland AFC 1. Killarney Celtic came into this game chasing a league and cup double but they will have to wait at least another week if they want to accomplish this as they were held to a draw by a very committed and highy motivated Castleisland side at Mounthawk Park on…

‘Georgie’s Game’ at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday at 7:45pm

‘Georgie’s Game’ at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday at 7:45pm

Republic of Ireland v Denmark – ‘Georgie’s Game’ Both senior and juvenile club PROs Neil O’Sullivan and Mike Brosnan sent word of ‘Georgie’s Game’ at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday. By Juvenile Club PRO Mike Brosnan A large contingent from the club will be attending ‘Georgie’s Game’ at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Saturday…

Castleisland AFC – A Mid Season Review

Castleisland AFC – A Mid Season Review

For Castleisland AFC teams, the business end of the season is fast approaching with huge games coming up in the next few weeks. Here, Neil O’Sullivan provides a comprehensive rundown of how all three senior teams are doing so far. By: Castleisland AFC PRO, Neil O’Sullivan Castleisland A Team – Denny Premier A.  The A…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News

The latest Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club draw was held in Kearney’s Bar on Saturday night. The numbers drawn were 1, 14, 21, 25.  By Pat Hartnett There was no winner of the jackpot. Lucky dip prizes: €30 to: Hugh O’Connell, Castleisland;  €20 to Brigid Sugrue, Eamon Breen, Peter Galwey and Mike Donovan, all Castleisland. The…

St. Brendan’s knock St. Mary’s from Cup Final Spot

St. Brendan’s knock St. Mary’s from Cup Final Spot

U-18 Men’s Cup: St. Mary’s v St. Brendan’s A strong St. Brendan’s side travelled to Castleisland with just five players for the semi-final of the U-18 men’s cup. By Liz Galwey They were both disciplined and focused on the night and came away having secured a place in the cup final in what was a…

Josh Horan’s Performance Leads the Bs to Victory

Josh Horan’s Performance Leads the Bs to Victory

AC Athletic 1 – Castleisland B 4 The Castleisland AFC B team continued its good form on Sunday with a comprehensive victory against last season’s title challengers AC Athletic in the Denny Premier B. By: Neil O’Sullivan Castleisland started the game with a strong breeze behind them and dominated the early stages. Whistled Over the…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

The Desmond’s senior men’s team will host St.Mary’s of Caherciveen on Saturday July 22nd  at 7:30pm in the Kerry county league. We played the same team in the quarter final of the county intermediate championship on April 30th so hopefully we will have better luck this time. Last Saturday evening Desmond’s played Kerins O’Rahillys in…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club senior men’s team starts off its Co. League Division 1 programme for 2017 with an away game to Milltown-Castlemaine on this Sunday March 19th at 2pm. By Gerdie Murphy Wishing the team and management all of the best for this game. Minors Host and Defeat Kenmare The Desmonds minor boys team…

A Good Week for Desmonds Teams

A Good Week for Desmonds Teams

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club senior men’s team travelled to play their first competitive game of 2017 when they played Listowel Emmets in Round 1 of the North Kerry League. By: Gerdie Murphy The visitors came home with the points on the score of 3-11 to 1-14.  This was overall a very good team display on…