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Sharp as a button Darren O'Sullivan scored 0-3 from play. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Darran O’Sullivan Announces Retirement From Kerry

October 16, 2018 at 10:20 am 0 comments

FOUR-TIME All-Ireland senior medal winner Darran O’Sullivan is the latest player to announce his retirement from the Kerry senior football team. He follows the recent retirements of Kerry stalwarts Kieran Donaghy, Donnchadh Walsh and Anthony Maher. He made the announcement this morning and this is his statement… “Today I wish […]

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Gavin O'Brien about to score his second goal.  Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Clinical Crokes Put Paid To Courageous Kerins O’Rahillys Challenge

October 15, 2018 at 9:32 am 0 comments

Dr Crokes 2-19 Kerins O’Rahillys 2-10 IT’S a flattering scoreline and not reflective of what really transpired at Austin Stack Park on Sunday afternoon, but ultimately the better side went through to the final of the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SFC. Up t0 the 54th minute the Tralee side were within […]

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Churchill players at the Siobhan Cotter Tournament at Churchill GAA on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Another Successful Siobhan Cotter Tournament In Churchill

October 8, 2018 at 1:44 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were hundreds of youngsters and their parents at the annual Siobhan Cotter Tournament at Churchill GAA grounds at the Spa on Sunday. As well as the hosts, there were underage teams from Austin Stacks, John Mitchels, Ballymac and Fr Casey’s in Abbeyfeale. The Churchill U7, 8, 9 & 10’s retained […]

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Anthony Maher

Here’s How Twitter Paid Tribute To Anthony Maher

October 3, 2018 at 3:22 pm Comments are Disabled

Another great servant of Kerry football has retired from the county senior football panel. Tributes were paid by former teammates and supporters to Anthony Maher on Twitter today. Here’s what they were saying… Top, top class footballer. Everybody in Duagh has taken immense pleasure from your career and successes, Anthony. […]

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Anthony Maher Retires From Inter-County Football

Anthony Maher Retires From Inter-County Football

October 3, 2018 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

ANOTHER Kerry player has decided to retire from the Kerry inter-county scene, After the recent retirements of Donnchadh Walsh and Kieran Donaghy, two-time All-Ireland medal winner Anthony Maher made the announcement on the Kerry GAA website this morning. His statement reads: “Since pulling on my first green and gold jersey […]

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Cormac Coffey tackles Micheal Burns in the Kerins O'Rahillys v Dr Crokes match on Sunday in Strand Road. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerins O’Rahillys To Play Semi-Final Against Dr Crokes In Tralee

October 3, 2018 at 8:58 am Comments are Disabled

BLUES fans won’t have to travel far as Kerins O’Rahillys are to play their Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SFC semi-final with Dr Crokes at Austin Stack Park. The game against the current county champions will be the second game of a double header at the ground on Sunday, October 14 and […]

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Shane McElligott looks for a teammate.  Photo by Dermot Crean

A Night To Celebrate Kerry Hurling At All Stars Awards Ceremony

October 2, 2018 at 10:11 am Comments are Disabled

THE Abbeydorney G.A.A. Complex  is the venue on this coming Saturday night for the staging of the 2018 Kerry County Championship Hurling All Stars. The concept which was initiated by the well known hurling commentator Mike O Halloran back in 2013 has proved to be an outstanding success in terms […]

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REPORT: Crotta And Kenmare/Kilgarvan Play Out A Thriller

REPORT: Crotta And Kenmare/Kilgarvan Play Out A Thriller

October 1, 2018 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports on the Acorn Life County Under 21 Hurling Championship semi-final on Sunday at Austin Stack Park… Crotta O’Neill 3-16 Kenmare/Kilgarvan 2-18 Kenmare/Kilgarvan came within a whisker of bringing this game to extra time as Donal O’Sullivan who was most impressive all day missed two frees at the […]

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Colm Cooper tackles John C O'Connor in the Kerins O'Rahillys v Dr Crokes match on Sunday in Strand Road. Photo by Dermot Crean

Here’s The Draw For The Kerry SFC Semi-Finals

September 30, 2018 at 5:20 pm Comments are Disabled

THE draw for the semi-finals of the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SFC semi-finals has just been made. It pits Kerins O’Rahillys against Dr Crokes and East Kerry against Dingle. The games will be played on the weekend of October 14/15 and times and venues will be decided later. Kerins O’Rahillys will certainly […]

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Greg Horan gets his shot away.

PHOTOS: Dingle Goals Destroy Stacks’ Championship Ambitions

September 30, 2018 at 11:45 am Comments are Disabled

Austin Stacks 0-9 Dingle 3-9 GOALS win games and Austin Stacks came up empty in that department on Saturday evening in their clash with Dingle in the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SFC quarter-final in Austin Stack Park. The men from the west struck three times in the first half in a […]

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PHOTOS: Kerins O’Rahillys Hold On Despite St Brendan’s Comeback

PHOTOS: Kerins O’Rahillys Hold On Despite St Brendan’s Comeback

September 30, 2018 at 10:29 am Comments are Disabled

Kerins O’Rahilly 3-11 St Brendan’s 1-15 IT was a strange game in some ways on Saturday night at Austin Stack Park, as Kerins O’Rahillys advanced to the semi-finals of the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SFC at the expense of a St Brendan’s side who will rue a slow start. The Strand […]

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Ballyheigue Wins Junior Hurling County Title

Ballyheigue Wins Junior Hurling County Title

September 29, 2018 at 10:43 am Comments are Disabled

Michael O’Halloran watched Ballyheigue become Junior Hurling County Champions last night… Ballyheigue 3-8 Duagh 1-9 Ballyheigue are the 2018 Garvey’s SuperValu Junior Hurling Champions after defeating Duagh on the perfect sod that is Abbeydorney GAA grounds. A foul on Ger Guerin presented him with a point from the free. Michael Boxer […]

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Jack O'Connor, Peter Keane and Maurice Fitzgerald are thought to be the frontrunners for the Kerry manager job.

Reports That Maurice Fitz Is New Favourite For Kerry Job

September 26, 2018 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

THE new Kerry senior football manager will be put forward for ratification at the next meeting of the County Board on Monday, October 8. Meanwhile, the Irish Independent is reporting that Maurice Fitzgerald is the new front runner for the job, followed by Jack O’Connor and Peter Keane. The article […]

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Na Gaeil Ladies Make History Winning County League Division 1 Title

Na Gaeil Ladies Make History Winning County League Division 1 Title

September 24, 2018 at 3:09 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Na Gaeil ladies football team won their first ever Division 1 Senior County League Final on Sunday when they beat Rathmore in Scartaglen. The game was played in great spirit by both sides in what was a very exciting and competitive contest in dry conditions. It was a superb […]

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The Churchill team at the Carmel O'Connor Memorial Blitz at Na Gaeil GAA Club on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Girls Enjoy Blitz In Memory Of Garda Carmel

September 23, 2018 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

GIRLS teams from ten clubs around the county headed for Na Gaeil GAA club on Saturday to remember a Garda who lost her life over 12 years ago. The 13th Carmel O’Connor Memorial Blitz saw the Under 10 teams play against each other and thankfully the rain cleared up in time for […]

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What Twitter Had To Say About Donnchadh Walsh Retiring From Kerry

What Twitter Had To Say About Donnchadh Walsh Retiring From Kerry

September 21, 2018 at 3:39 pm Comments are Disabled

The tributes have been coming thick and fast from his former Kerry teammates and fans since Donnchadh Walsh announced his retirement from inter-county football this morning. Here’s what people were tweeting about the great Cromane man… @DonnchadhWalsh congrats on a great career in the green and gold 👏🏻 — John […]

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Shane O'Callaghan goes past Padraig O Conchuir during the Austin Stacks v Dingle match in Annascaul on Saturday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tralee To Host A Saturday Night Kerry SFC Double Header

September 17, 2018 at 10:41 pm Comments are Disabled

THE times and venues for the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Football Championship quarter-finals have been announced and sees a mouthwatering double header in Austin Stack Park. According to the Austin Stacks facebook page, on Saturday, September 29, every Tralee GAA football club will be represented when Austin Stacks play Dingle […]

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Tommy Walsh in action. Photo by Dermot Crean

Here’s The Draw For The Kerry SFC Quarter-Finals

September 16, 2018 at 5:15 pm Comments are Disabled

THE draw for the quarter-finals of the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Football Championship has just been made and sees some very interesting match-ups. Austin Stacks will face Dingle while Kerins O’Rahillys’ reward for beating Dr Crokes in the last round is a clash with surprise packages St Brendan’s — who […]

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The John Mitchels U8 team at the John Mitchels blitz on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Great Day Of Football At John Mitchels GAA Blitz

September 16, 2018 at 11:24 am Comments are Disabled

IT was a super day of football at the annual John Mitchels football blitz for u10s and u8s at the Camp, Ballyseedy grounds on Saturday. While the U8 played for fun, the Churchill 10s won the tournament by winning an impressive six games out of six. The cup was presented to […]

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Legends...Ogie Moran and Kieran Donaghy celebrate after Kerry beat Mayo in Limerick on Saturday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

WATCH: Seven Milestone Games Where Donaghy Was A ‘Star’

September 11, 2018 at 1:34 pm Comments are Disabled

It’s a tough job picking highlights from the great Kieran Donaghy’s career in green and gold. He transformed Kerry’s fortunes in 2006, bagged two goals in the 2007 final, gave a stirring display in their loss to Dublin in 2011, saved their season in 2014 and supplied the next generation […]

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Niamh Leen in action.

Kerry Camogie Team Bids For Glory On Sunday

September 8, 2018 at 9:44 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY are in another All-Ireland final on Sunday. This time it’s the camogie team in action and the Dublin ladies stand in the way of winning a Premier Junior title. The good news is if you can’t be in Croke Park you can watch the game on the RTE Player […]

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Stephen O'Brien aims to break free from Philly McMahon and Brian Fenton while Paul Murphy looks on. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tralee Looks Set To Host Kerry’s League Games Against Dublin And Mayo

September 5, 2018 at 1:09 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE is set to host two big Saturday night games in the Allianz National Football League according to a provisional list of fixtures released today. The fixtures are not finalised but have been distributed as part of a consultation process to counties. It sees Kerry footballers play four home league […]

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Shane O'Callaghan in the ball. Photo by Adrienne McLoughlin

PHOTOS: Tralee Clubs Advance In County Senior Football Championship

September 2, 2018 at 1:04 pm Comments are Disabled

AUSTIN Stacks and Kerins O’Rahillys both enjoyed wins in the first round of the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SFC last night, but St Brendan’s were well beaten by East Kerry. Kerins O’Rahillys travelled to Listowel to play Feale Rangers and came away 3-15 to 0-16 victors. The real damage was done […]

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Here’s The Kerry Minor Team For Sunday’s All-Ireland Final

August 31, 2018 at 10:57 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY minors are attempting the unprecedented this Sunday in Croke Park as they look for their fifth All-Ireland title in a row. The eyes of the whole county will be on the young footballers on Sunday at 1.15pm on TG4 while there will be a couple of thousand lucky tickets […]

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Celebrating a famous victory. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTO GALLERY: Lixnaw v Kilmoyley In The County Final

August 27, 2018 at 10:21 am Comments are Disabled

LIXNAW and Kilmoyley battled it out yesterday in the county senior hurling final and it was a tense affair. Deep into injury-time Kilmoyley were two points down but were awarded a penalty. However, the penalty was saved and the referee immediately blew his whistle for full-time before a Kilmoyley player […]

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Lixnaw players celebrate at the final whistle. Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Lixnaw Are Champs After Dramatic Ending To County Final

August 26, 2018 at 9:26 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports on today’s Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship Final at Austin Stack Park… Lixnaw 1-16 Kilmoyley 2-11 IT was heartache for Kilmoyley as a saved penalty by Martin Stackpoole denied them victory with the final puck of the game. Well according to the referee it was the […]

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Jordan Brick gets his shot away despite Brendan Brosnan's efforts. Photo by Dermot Crean

PREVIEW: Mouthwatering Final In Prospect But Will Lixnaw Or Kilmoyley Prevail?

August 22, 2018 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran gives his verdict on the biggest day in Kerry hurling this Sunday at 3.15pm in Austin Stack Park… Kilmoyley take on Lixnaw on Sunday in the Garvey’s SuperValu Kerry senior hurling final. Kilmoyley just got passed Ballyduff in the semi-final and have been building steadily under the influence of […]

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The Kilmoyley panel. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT: Lixnaw And Kilmoyley Advance To County Hurling Final

August 13, 2018 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched the two Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC semi-finals in Austin Stack Park… Lixnaw 1-17 Causeway 0-15 Lixnaw overcame a highly fancied Causeway team by five points in a game where Lixnaw backs were in no mood top allow the inside line any room or any time on the […]

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PHOTOS: Great Fun At Austin Stacks Summer Camp

August 12, 2018 at 10:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE Austin Stacks 2018 Campa Peile was held at Connolly Park and an enjoyable week was had by the young boys and girls on the Street of Champions. They learned new football skills and made new friends at the event which was very well co-ordinated by Camp Organiser, Dell White […]

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Linda O'Callaghan, Aisling Foley, Aileen Healy and Paula Foley at the John Mitchels GAA Night At The Dogs on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: John Mitchels’ Faithful Go To The Dogs For Fundraiser

August 11, 2018 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

THE sun shone down on Kingdom Greyhound Stadium on Friday night as members of John Mitchels GAA club gathered for a race night. It was all in aid of the juvenile set-up in the club and the younger members were welcome with a bouncy castle and penalty competition to keep […]

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