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The Institute of Technology Tralee honoured it's students who won All Ireland medals this year at a function in the North Campus. Dr. Oliver Murphy ,President, and Dr Brendan O'Donnell IT Tralee presented awards to Michael Potts , Donnchadh O Sullivan David Clifford and Chris O Donoghue. All four were part of the Kerry Minor Football Team who won the All Ireland Minor Football title. Josh Adams also received an award at the event, Josh was part of the Limerick team that won the All Ireland u21 Hurling title this year.Speaking at the event Dr. Oliver Murphy congratulated all five on their achievements and acknowledged the hard work and dedication it takes to perform at this level. He also congratulated David Clifford & Michael Potts on their selection on the Electric Ireland GAA Minor Star Team and on David's selection as the 2017 Electric Ireland Minor Player of the Year.
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All-Ireland Medal Winners Honoured By IT Tralee

November 15, 2017 at 11:15 am 0 comments

THE Institute of Technology Tralee has honoured its students who won All Ireland medals this year at a function in the North Campus. Dr. Oliver Murphy, President, and Dr Brendan O’Donnell, Registrar at IT Tralee presented awards to Michael Potts, Donnchadh O Sullivan, David Clifford and Chris O’Donoghue.  All four […]

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Last year's winning captain, Podge Moynihan, presents the cup to Ballymac Galaxy's Larry Kelly. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Tralee Inter-Firm Soccer Tournament Raises Around €2,000 For KCSG

November 14, 2017 at 2:25 pm 0 comments

THE boys from ‘Ballymac Galaxy’ were crowned Tralee Inter-Firm Soccer Tournament champions 2018, after another enjoyable day of matches last Saturday. This year’s event saw 18 teams from all over town and beyond taking part including the gardaí, Kerry County Council, local companies and businesses, with all funds raised going […]

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Brandon Barrett and Gary Carey with the cup.  Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS/REPORT: Causeway Triumph After Extra-Time Against Crotta O’Neills

November 12, 2017 at 10:41 am 0 comments

Mike O’Halloran reports on the Acorn Life Under 21 Hurling Championship Final on Saturday in Austin Stack Park… Causeway 1-12 Crotta O’Neills 0-10 This game went to extra time but it didn’t look like it would go down to the wire earlier on in the first half, when Causeway led […]

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Garvey's Supervalu Tralee staff celebrating the store's 25th birthday on Saturday. Included are John O'Connell, Joseph Hayes, Helen Griffin, Patricia Claffey and David Barrett. Photo by Dermot Crean

Garvey’s Tralee Up For National Award This Weekend

November 8, 2017 at 5:01 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE supermarket is in the running to be named National Store of the Year this weekend. Garvey’s Supervalu, Tralee and Vodafone Killarney are both Kerry finalists for the Retail Excellence National Store of the Year. The Rock Street store is celebrating 25 years in business this year and has held a […]

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Who Will Win The Kerry U21 Hurling Championship?

Who Will Win The Kerry U21 Hurling Championship?

November 8, 2017 at 8:15 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks at the Kerry Under 21 Hurling Championship Final between Causeway and Crotta O’Neills at Austin Stack Park this Saturday at 2pm in his video preview below…

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Wayne Quillinan.

New Manager Of Austin Stacks Senior Team Announced

November 6, 2017 at 5:12 pm Comments are Disabled

AUSTIN Stacks have confirmed that Wayne Quillinan has been appointed as the senior football team manager for the forthcoming season. He takes over from Pat Flanagan who stepped down after Austin Stacks defeat to West Kerry in the county championship quarter-final. He was previously in charge of their senior team […]

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PHOTOS: Kerins O’Rahillys In Facile Win Over Ballymac In Town Championship Final

PHOTOS: Kerins O’Rahillys In Facile Win Over Ballymac In Town Championship Final

November 6, 2017 at 1:18 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerins O’Rahillys 5-18 Ballymacelligott 1-7 Ballymac were no match for a Kerins O’Rahillys side who finished their season with some silverware by winning the Lee Strand Town Championship Final at Connolly Park on Sunday afternoon. It was O’Rahillys second successive town championship final win over the same opposition who struggled […]

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REPORT: Ballyduff Come Up Short Against Kanturk Munster IHC Semi-Final

REPORT: Ballyduff Come Up Short Against Kanturk Munster IHC Semi-Final

November 6, 2017 at 12:06 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran says Ballyduff gave it their all, but came up short against Kanturk in the Munster Intermediate semi-final on Sunday in Austin Stack Park… Ballyduff 2-12 Kanturk 1-20 A five point victory for the Cork big guns, but they were put to the pin of their collar by Ballyduff. […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Causeway Show Strength To Reach U21 Hurling Final

REPORT/PHOTOS: Causeway Show Strength To Reach U21 Hurling Final

November 5, 2017 at 10:05 am Comments are Disabled

Causeway advanced to the final of the Acorn Life Kerry Under 21 Hurling Championship after defeating St Brendan’s yesterday. Mike O’Halloran reports… Causeway 3-13 St Brendan’s 2-5 Following their impressive win over Lixnaw in the quarters of this competition last weekend, Causeway installed themselves as firm favourites to win this […]

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The Crotta O'Neills team. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT: Crotta Make U21 Final After Battle With Abbeydorney/Ballyheigue

November 5, 2017 at 9:43 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched the Acorn Life Kerry U21 Hurling Championship semi-final yesterday between Crotta O’Neills to Abbeydorney/Ballyheigue… Crotta O’Neills 1-15 Abbeydorney/Ballyheigue 0-14 (after extra time) Adam O’Sullivan came up from his goalkeeping duties to bring Crotta back from the brink of defeat, to point a free in ordinary time, a free […]

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Paul Geaney looks for a man. Photo by Dermot Crean

One All-Star For Kerry As Geaney Picks Up Second Accolade

November 3, 2017 at 7:48 pm Comments are Disabled

ONE was about all we could expect considering the outstanding performances by individuals on the Dublin and Mayo teams in 2017. But Paul Geaney was one of two players from other counties to win an  All-star this evening. The Dingle man won his second All-Star selected at full-forward on a […]

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Double-Header Of Coiste Trá Lí Finals At Connolly Park

Double-Header Of Coiste Trá Lí Finals At Connolly Park

November 2, 2017 at 11:01 am Comments are Disabled

THIS coming Sunday sees two Coiste Trá Lí finals down for decision in a double-header in Connolly Park. First up at 1pm is the D & E Stove and Tiling Junior League Final between Austin Stacks and Na Gaeil. Stacks will be hoping to complete a 2 in row, but Na […]

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Kerry GAA PRO Among Those Vacating Positions At Next County Convention

Kerry GAA PRO Among Those Vacating Positions At Next County Convention

November 1, 2017 at 2:21 pm Comments are Disabled

HIS voice has been heard over the tannoy at grounds around Kerry and he has supplied the county with updates on the GAA scene over the past five years, but John O’Leary will be stepping down as Kerry GAA PRO at annual county  convention next month. The Spa Killarney clubman […]

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Kieran Donaghy in possession. Photo by Dermot Crean

The 2018 Munster Football Final Will Be On A Saturday Night In June

October 31, 2017 at 9:02 pm 1 comment

THE GAA announced their Master fixtures programme for 2018 and one of the most interesting aspects of it is that the Munster senior football final will be played on a Saturday night on June 23. Meanwhile, Tralee is the venue for two Allianz National Football League games with Kerry v […]

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Action from the game.  Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT/PHOTOS: Abbeydorney/Ballyheigue Beat Kilmoyley To Go Through To U21 Semis

October 31, 2017 at 11:59 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on the Kerry Under 21 County Hurling Championship quarter-final… Abbeydorney/Ballyheigue 1-14 Kilmoyley 1-12 Maurice O’Connor who has been the stand out forward I’ve seen in the past few days must have thought he had brought this game to extra time when he goaled for Kilmoyley to level matters at […]

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Young Player Of The Year, Shane Conway.

Kerry Hurling All-Stars Team Revealed At Awards Ceremony

October 30, 2017 at 1:51 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Hurling All Stars were announced at an awards ceremony in The Railway Bar Lixnaw on Saturday night. The event was organised to honour the hurlers who participated in the County Senior Hurling Championship, for their dedication to the code, their clubs and to acknowledge the contribution of their families. […]

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From left: Sean O'Shea receiving the Top Scorer of the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SFC from Eamonn Hickson of Terrace Talk while Manager of Garvey's Tralee Chris O'Driscoll presents Shane Murphy with the Player of the Championship award. Photo by Dermot Crean

Stars Of The Kerry SFC Receive Special Awards At Garvey’s Supervalu

October 29, 2017 at 1:11 pm Comments are Disabled

GARVEY’S Supervalu Tralee welcomed two footballers who lit up the championship this year — from very different positions — to present them with awards. Radio Kerry’s ‘Terrace Talk’ picked their Team of the Senior County Football championship last Monday night. Garvey’s Player of the Senior County Football Championship was awarded […]

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Marina Barry (third from right) who received the Lifetime Commitment to Kerry Ladies Football Award with, from left, Gearoid Fitzgerald, Darragh Barry Walsh, Caoimhe Barry Walsh, John Walsh and Anne Barry at the Kerry Ladies Gaelic Football Association Awards in The Rose Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Marina Among Those Honoured At Kerry Ladies Football Awards Night

October 29, 2017 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

A KERRY and Austin Stacks legend was honoured on Saturday night at the Kerry Ladies Gaelic Football Annual Awards. Marina Barry received a very special Lifetime Commitment to Kerry LGFA award for her significant contribution to Kerry Ladies Football. Marina has won 10 All Ireland senior medals and five All Stars playing with […]

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The victorious Ballyduff team. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT: Ballyduff Make It A League And Championship Double

October 29, 2017 at 12:54 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was at the Credit Union County Hurling League Final 2017 between Ballyduff and Kilmoyley yesterday… Ballyduff 4-12 Kilmoyley 3-12 Kilmoyley, even though understrength, powered into the lead when within a minute of the start, Maurice O’Connor blasted past Pa Enright who was deputising for PJ Gorman. Daniel O’Carroll […]

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Kerry minor medal winners Sean Ryan (2014), Ferdia O'Brien (2015, 2016), Ciaran O'Reilly, Michael Slattery and Dylan Casey (2017) and Jack Morgan (2014, 2015) at the Austin Stacks All-Ireland Minor Winners Celebration Night in the clubhouse on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: From 1931 To 2017 — Stacks Honours Their Minor All-Ireland Winners

October 28, 2017 at 1:35 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was a packed clubhouse at Connolly Park on Friday night as Austin Stacks celebrated the players who won All-Ireland minor medals with Kerry down the years. With the club celebrating its centenary and the minor competition finishing this year, it was a fitting time to honour the 27 players […]

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Here’s What The New Kerry Jersey Looks Like

Here’s What The New Kerry Jersey Looks Like

October 27, 2017 at 12:56 pm Comments are Disabled

THE new Kerry GAA jersey was launched today in the Kerry GAA Store. A number of inter-county players were there to model the jersey which will be worn by county teams over the 2018/2019 seasons. The jersey was designed by former Kerry player Paul Galvin. The New Jersey pic.twitter.com/fXud6eJmYc — […]

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Shane Conway gets his shot away despite Jack Goulding's attempts. Photo by Dermot Crean

The Kerry Hurling All-Stars To Honour The County’s Best

October 20, 2017 at 2:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Hurling All Stars nominees have been announced after another entertaining season of hurling. This is a not for profit event, organised to honour the Hurlers who participate in The County Senior Hurling Championship, for their dedication to the code, their clubs and to acknowledge the contribution of their […]

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Action from the match. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTO GALLERY: Ballyduff V Lixnaw County Final In Pictures

October 16, 2017 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

BALLYDUFF was the place to be last night as the village celebrated Kerry Senior Hurling Championship title number 25. After over 120 minutes of hurling they overcame Lixnaw in another epic battle. The two teams can be proud of their performances. Here’s some images from the game…

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PHOTOS: Ballyduff Celebrate Title No.25 After Beating Lixnaw

PHOTOS: Ballyduff Celebrate Title No.25 After Beating Lixnaw

October 15, 2017 at 9:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched Ballyduff and  Lixnaw play out another thriller in Tralee this afternoon with Ballyduff taking title No.25… Ballyduff 4-13 Lixnaw 1.-19 Unlike last week the replay of the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC final was an absolute cracking match with Ballyduff coming out on top after an enthralling contest. […]

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Phil O'Mahony, Mary Ellen Hurley, Kayleigh O'Mahony and Amy Conway at the Austin Stacks GAA Club Centenary Gala Dinner at The Rose Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Celebration Of Austin Stacks History At Gala Dinner

October 15, 2017 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

NEARLY 300 people were in The Rose Hotel on Saturday night for the Austin Stacks Centenary Gala Dinner Celebration. The rockies were treated to a champagne reception followed by a delicious dinner and some great entertainment from ‘Keep In Touch’ and DJ Francie Breen. There was also a discussion on […]

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Brendan Brosnan clears the ball despite Paul O'Carroll's efforts. Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Lixnaw And Ballyduff To Do It All Again

October 9, 2017 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on a Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC final where both teams will have learnt a lot for the replay… Lixnaw 1-18 Ballyduff 2-15 They said it was going to be close and I had predicted a win for Lixnaw by a point or two, but it ended up all […]

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Crotta Retain Minor Title Despite Gallant Effort By Abbbeydorney/Parnells

Crotta Retain Minor Title Despite Gallant Effort By Abbbeydorney/Parnells

October 9, 2017 at 10:29 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports on the Kerry Minor Hurling Championship Final on Sunday at Austin Stack Park… Crotta O’Neills 1-14 Abbeydorney/Parnells 1-13 In a game that held all the drama to the very end, Crotta made it two in a row after Donal Hunt got in for a goal at the […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Blues Bow Out As South Kerry Advance To Final

REPORT/PHOTOS: Blues Bow Out As South Kerry Advance To Final

October 7, 2017 at 7:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerins O’Rahillys 1-8 South Kerry 0-12 THE Eirsport executive who suggested the channel cover this Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SFC semi-final must have been sweating after the first 15 minutes of the game, such was the poor fare on offer from both teams. Kerins O’Rahillys and South Kerry are both better than […]

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Colm Cooper at the launch of his autobiography in the Gleneagle Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Attend Launch Of Colm Cooper’s Autobiography

October 6, 2017 at 12:07 pm Comments are Disabled

MORE than 800 people were in Killarney’s Gleneagle Hotel last night for the launch of Colm Cooper’s autobiography. The Kerry GAA legend signed copies of ‘Gooch’ for up to two hours before taking the stage where MC Michael Lyster interviewed Colm about the book and his career. Also interviewed were […]

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David Clifford about to take the stage at the Kerry minor team homecoming at Fitzgerald Stadium in Killarney on Monday. Photo by Dermot Crean

David Clifford Is Staying In Kerry

October 6, 2017 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

ACCORDING to media reports this morning, Kerry minor football star David Clifford will be staying in the county and will not be disappearing down under to the AFL. After talks with Eamonn Fitzmaurice, the 18-year-old forward will attempt to make inroads into the Kerry senior team this coming year says […]

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