A Selection from a Day’s Rummaging in Shoe Boxes

A Selection from a Day’s Rummaging in Shoe Boxes

And now for something completely different. With time on my hands, like everyone else the confinement is driving us to diversions. Mine is going through and reorganising negatives, scanning some and knowing where the rest are. In the course of time robbing, but enjoyable rummaging today I found an old photo album which I filled…

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…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News

The Castleisland Desmonds senior men travelled to play Spa in Killarney on Sunday and came away with convincing 5-16 to 1-12 win. This was very good overall team display and credit to all of the players and management on this result. They now travel to play St.Mary’s Caherciveen on Sunday April 30th at 2:30pm. Desmonds…

St. Mary’s Basketball Club Notes

St. Mary’s Basketball Club Notes

St. Mary’s Basketball Club’s Division two men engaged in a thrilling clash in the cup semi-final on Thursday. St. Mary’s 1 took on St. Mary’s 2 in a Castleisland derby game that went down to the wire. St. Mary’s 2 came out on top and progress to the final. St. Mary’s 1. 63 – St.…

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…

Desmonds’ Intermediate Championship Hopes Dashed by Kenmare

Desmonds’ Intermediate Championship Hopes Dashed by Kenmare

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club seniors team travelled to Fitzgerald Stadium on Sunday with the hope that it might be third time lucky in the Kerry County Intermediate Championship semi final where they faced Kenmare Shamrocks. Desmonds haven fallen in the last two semi-finals in 2014 and 2015 maybe you felt their luck might change this…