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CEO of Kerry County Council, Moira Murrell, Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council Cllr John Sheahan, David Clifford and Peter Keane at the KCC awards on Friday night. Photo courtesy of KCC

All-Ireland Winning Minor Footballers Honoured By Kerry County Council

February 10, 2018 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry minor football team of 2017 was honoured at the Kerry County Council Awards Night on Friday at Council Buildings. Some of the team attended the ceremony with team manager Peter Keane to be feted by the local authority. Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Cllr John Sheahan, welcomed the […]

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Barry Brothers Among Five Tralee Players Starting For Kerry Against Monaghan

Barry Brothers Among Five Tralee Players Starting For Kerry Against Monaghan

February 9, 2018 at 9:13 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Barry brothers from Na Gaeil will start the Allianz Football League Division 1 game against Monaghan in Iniskeen on Sunday at 2pm in a team which features five Tralee men. Ronan Shanahan of Austin Stacks moves to corner back while Jack Savage starts in the forward line (instead of […]

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REPORT: Disappointment As Kerry Lose To Carlow In Austin Stack Park

REPORT: Disappointment As Kerry Lose To Carlow In Austin Stack Park

February 4, 2018 at 8:28 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports on Kerry’s defeat against Carlow in Tralee this afternoon in their Allianz Hurling League Division 2A encounter… Kerry 1-11 Carlow 1-18 A disappointing day for the Kerry hurlers today in Austin Stack Park when they went down by seven points to Carlow. Kerry did struggle in the […]

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Here’s The Kerry Team To Face Carlow On Sunday

Here’s The Kerry Team To Face Carlow On Sunday

February 2, 2018 at 9:23 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks at the Kerry side to face Carlow on Sunday in Austin Stack Park… THE Kerry hurling team to face Carlow shows one change from the starting fifteen last Sunday in London. Shane Conway returns from a hand injury, to replace Paddy Kelly who was injured last Sunday. […]

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Two Changes To Kerry Team To Face Mayo On Saturday

Two Changes To Kerry Team To Face Mayo On Saturday

February 2, 2018 at 9:12 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Senior Football Team to play Mayo in Round 2 of the Allianz Football League in Castlebar on Saturday sees Eamonn Fitzmaurice keep faith with many of the side who played Donegal last week. Cormac Coffey is on the bench though, with Brian Ó Beaglaoich back from club duty with […]

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GENEROUS DONATION TO THE ROCK CLUB: A cheque presentation was made to Tralee’s Austin Stack Juvenile Club at a training session in the Mercy Mounthawk Hall on Sunday last. Billy Ryle, Austin Stack club member and author of "From Fenit Bathing Slip to the High Court", gave a very generous donation of €1,000 from the book proceeds. The club is greatly appreciative of Billy's generosity in assisting the juvenile structure of The Rock Club. Sa phictiúr a ghlac Adrienne McLoughlin tá (cúl ó chlé): William Kirby (trainer), Tim McMahon (Juvenile Chairman), Billy Ryle (book author/club member), Jonathan Magnier (trainer); (tosach ó chlé) Billy Kirby, Finn McKenzie, Kyle O'Flaherty, Conor McCannon, Noah Diggin, Rocco McMahon, Jamie Quillinan. Slán beo leis an gCarraig!

Billy Donates Money From Book Sales To Austin Stacks Juvenile Club

January 30, 2018 at 10:43 am Comments are Disabled

SOME of the proceeds from a book by a local author were presented to Austin Stack Juvenile Club last Sunday. Billy Ryle wrote “From Fenit Bathing Slip to the High Court” which was launched last year. A cheque presentation was made to Tralee’s Austin Stack Juvenile Club at a training session in the […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Convincing Win For Kerry Away To London

REPORT/PHOTOS: Convincing Win For Kerry Away To London

January 28, 2018 at 6:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports from London on Kerry’s victory over London in the Allianz National League 2A game this afternoon… The final score read Kerry 2-30 points to 1-13 and the score really reflects the manner of the win with Kerry totally dominating from the 15th minute when Jordan Conway blasted […]

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Cillian Spillane, Ogie Moran, and David Clifford at the Kerry GAA Supporters Club Social on Saturday night. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Ogie Moran Among Those Honoured At Kerry GAA Supporters Social

January 28, 2018 at 5:10 am Comments are Disabled

A KERRY legend was honoured last night at a special night for GAA fans in the Ballygarry House Hotel. The Kerry GAA Supporters Club’s 28th annual social saw over 130  of the Kingdom faithful gather for a night of great entertainment. Kerry senior  players Paul Geaney, David Clifford and Killian […]

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Padraig Boyle on the attack.  Photo by Dermot Crean

Here’s The Kerry Side To Face London In League Opener

January 26, 2018 at 9:56 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks at the Kerry Senior Hurling Team to play London in Round 1 of the Allianz Hurling League Division 2A on Sunday in McGovern Park, Ruislip… A BIG day out awaits the Kerry Hurlers on Sunday in London when they take their first steps on the road back […]

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Coffey To Start As Kerry Team Features Number Of Tralee Players

Coffey To Start As Kerry Team Features Number Of Tralee Players

January 26, 2018 at 9:11 pm Comments are Disabled

DAVID Clifford is to start his first game for the Kerry senior team in a line-up that sees a number of Tralee players featuring. Kerins O’Rahillys Cormac Coffey also makes the team for Kerry against Donegal on Sunday, with his club mate Barry John Keane, Jack Barry of Na Gaeil, […]

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KCFE Beat IT Tallaght In Higher Education Championship

January 25, 2018 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY College of Further Education Tralee had a great win in the Higher Education Championship (Corn na Mac Leinn) on Wednesday in John Mitchel’s sports grounds against Institute of Technology Tallaght. This is the first year KCFE have competed at this level and they are now through to a quarter-final […]

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John Griffin (second from right) with Frank O'Connor, Mike Griffin, Catriona O'Sullivan, little Katie Cunningham and Tony Corridon at the launch of the Kerins O'Rahillys GAA annual 10k Run on Saturday last. Photo by Dermot Crean

John Griffin Looks Forward To Kerins O’Rahillys 10k In His Honour

January 18, 2018 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE athletics legend, John Griffin, is very much looking forward to the upcoming Kerins O’Rahillys 10k run being run in his honour this year. The 1988 and 1989 Dublin City Marathon winner,  was speaking at the launch of the event at the clubhouse on Saturday last and said it was […]

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CBS The Green Into Corn Uí Mhuirí Semi-Final

CBS The Green Into Corn Uí Mhuirí Semi-Final

January 17, 2018 at 4:42 pm Comments are Disabled

CBS The Green have advanced to the Corn Uí Mhuirí Munster Colleges semi-final after a comprehensive win over St Flannan’s of Ennis today at Rathkeale. The Green scored 4-16 to the Clare side’s 1-7 in a game where the Tralee side really pulled away in the second half. With the […]

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North Kerry Football Coiste na nÓg making presentations to 3 members of the victorious Kerry minor team at the awards night night held in Christys "The Well" Listowel on Thursday night last. L-r Tom Moran Coiste na nÓg, Barry Mahony St Senans, Adam Donoghue Desmonds, Eddie Browne Listowel Emmets, Sean Moriarty Coiste na nÓg, and John Ross Coiste na nÓg. Photo by John Stack

Young Players Honoured At North Kerry Coiste na nÓg Awards

January 16, 2018 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

THE first North Kerry Board Coiste-na-nOg Awards night in association with McElligotts Oil, Asdee was held last Thursday night, in Christy’s The Well, Listowel. The guests of honour were our three victorious Kerry minors from the Board, Adam Donoghue (Castleisland Desmonds), Barry Mahony (St. Senans) and Eddie Browne (Listowel Emmets). […]

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REPORT: Kerry Enjoys Ten-Point Win Over Cork In Munster Hurling League

REPORT: Kerry Enjoys Ten-Point Win Over Cork In Munster Hurling League

January 14, 2018 at 9:27 pm 1 comment

A big win for the Kerry hurlers in Tralee today in the Munster Hurling League reported on by Mike O’Halloran… Kerry 1-23 Cork 1-13 A well deserved win for the Kerry hurlers over Cork, the margin was ten points but it could easily have been sixteen points as Kerry had […]

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Shane Nolan, about to fire a free toward goal. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Kerry Team To Face Cork This Sunday Announced

January 12, 2018 at 10:11 pm Comments are Disabled

By Mike O’Halloran THE Kerry Team to play Cork on Sunday at 2.00 pm in Tralee has been announced. Martin Stackpoole of Lixnaw, who I presume is the number one shot stopper for the season ahead, returns between the sticks. Niall O’Mahony and fellow Abbeydorney clubman James O’Connor are at […]

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How Twitter Reacted To RTE’s ‘Micko’ Documentary

How Twitter Reacted To RTE’s ‘Micko’ Documentary

January 9, 2018 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

RTE screened ‘Micko’ last night profiling the life of the legendary GAA man from Waterville. It was a hugely entertaining programme capturing the magic of Mick O’Dwyer and the public’s reaction was overwhelmingly positive judging by Twitter as you can see below. I was genuinely excited about performing in front […]

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Na Gaeil Leiriú Group of Aoife O'Sullivan, Joshua Roche, Isabel Crowe, Áine O'Sullivan, Liam Óg Kingston, Emily Crowe, Dearbhla Quirke and Barry Sugrue who won the Munster semi Final of Scór na nÓg in Ovens , Co. Cork on Sunday.

Na Gaeil Group Wins Scór Munster Title

January 8, 2018 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE team won top honours at the Munster Finals of Scór na Mumhan held in the Ionad Pobail, Ovens, Co. Cork yesterday. It was a fantastic evening for Muintir Scór Chiarraí with victories by the Spá Set Dancers (East Kerry) and Na Gaeil (Greater Tralee Area) in Léiriú. They, as […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT/PHOTOS: Kerry Can Take Heart From Second Half Performance

January 7, 2018 at 9:08 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was in the Gaelic Grounds to see Kerry take on Limerick today in the  Munster Senior Hurling League… Limerick 3-19 Kerry 1-15 Another great second half display by Kerry hurlers of this Munster Hurling League game played in freezing conditions in the Gaelic Grounds. It did not look […]

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The captain David Clifford and manager Peter Keane at the Kerry minor team homecoming at Fitzgerald Stadium in Killarney on Monday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Stars To Come Out For Kerry GAA Supporters Social

January 6, 2018 at 9:31 am Comments are Disabled

WITH the line-up of special guests due to attend, the Kerry GAA Supporters Club’s 28th annual social is sure to be another great night out for the Kingdom faithful. It will take place on Saturday, January 27, in Ballygarry House Hotel at 7.30pm. The special guests on the night are […]

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Kerry's Colm Harty on the ball in the Allianz National League Division 1b match against Limerick. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PREVIEW: A Chance To Experiment For Kerry Hurling Management

January 6, 2018 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks at how Kerry will line out in their Munster Senior Hurling League tie tomorrow against Limerick at the Gaelic Grounds… There are a number of changes from the side that challenged Clare last week, both personnel and positional. Kerry were defeated in that game but the scoreline […]

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Padraig Boyle on the attack.  Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Team To Face Limerick On Sunday Announced

January 5, 2018 at 9:45 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry team to face Limerick in the Co OpSuperstores Munster Senior Hurling League Round 2 game this Sunday at 2pm in the Gaelic Grounds, Limerick has been announced. After last week’s 4-20 to 0-12 defeat to Clare, they’ll be hoping for a good showing against the Treaty county. The team […]

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RTE Documentary On Mick O’Dwyer Looks Like A Must-See

RTE Documentary On Mick O’Dwyer Looks Like A Must-See

January 5, 2018 at 3:42 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S a programme every Kerry GAA fan will be eagerly looking forward to on Monday. RTE has made a documentary on the legendary Mick O’Dwyer looking back at his career on and off the field of play. If the preview below is anything to go by, ‘Micko’ should be a […]

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Runners taking part in the Kerins O'Rahillys 10k run on Sunday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

Athletics Legend To Be Honoured At Kerins O’Rahillys 10k Event

January 5, 2018 at 2:56 pm 1 comment

IT’S proved a great success over the past few years, so all at Kerins O’Rahilly’s GAA Club are looking forward to hosting their annual 10k run which takes place this year on January 28. Many are already taking to the roads for a healthy start to 2018 so the 10k […]

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Padraig Boyle captains Kerry. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT/PHOTOS: Kerry’s Season Starts With Defeat To Clare

December 31, 2017 at 11:23 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran saw Kerry take a beating from Clare in the opening match of the Munster Hurling League in Limerick yesterday… Clare 4-20 Kerry 0-12 The official score in the referees book at the end of the Munster Hurling League was Clare 4-20 Kerry 0-12. Three sports journalists covering the […]

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Fionn Fitzgerald lets fly. Photo by Dermot Crean

Fionn Fitzgerald To Captain Kerry In 2018

December 22, 2017 at 10:05 am Comments are Disabled

THE Chairman of the Dr Crokes Club has informed the Chairman and Executive of Kerry GAA that the club is nominating Fionn Fitzgerald as Kerry Senior Football Captain for 2018. The 27 year old defender previously captained Kerry to lift Sam Maguire in 2014 when they beat Donegal. He succeeds […]

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Kerry Minors, Junior Footballers And U21 Hurlers To Receive Medals In Tralee

Kerry Minors, Junior Footballers And U21 Hurlers To Receive Medals In Tralee

December 1, 2017 at 9:46 am Comments are Disabled

SATURDAY night will see Kerry’s Minor and Junior Footballers and Under 21 Hurlers presented with their All Ireland Medals at The Rose Hotel Tralee. The minor footballers completed an historic 4-in-a-row of All Ireland titles, the Kerry Under 21 hurlers beat Wicklow  in the All Ireland Minor B Championship final […]

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The Kerry College of Further Education side before travelling for their match yesterday.

KCFE Just Pipped For Final Place Against Dundalk IT

November 23, 2017 at 1:29 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY College of Further Education played their first ever Higher Education Gaelic Football league semi-final against Dundalk IT in Portlaoise yesterday. Despite putting in a tremendous performance, the side were beaten after a last minute goal scuppered their hopes. The Clash-based side, coached by Jack O’Connor, led at half time by […]

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Bryan Sheehan. Photo by Dermot Crean.

What Twitter Said About Bryan Sheehan’s Retirement From Inter-County Football

November 20, 2017 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

A FANTASTIC footballer called time on his inter-county career yesterday and the tributes weren’t long flowing in on social media. Bryan Sheehan gave great service to Kerry over the course of the past 15 years and he’ll be missed. Here’s what people were saying on Twitter… Congrats @BryanSheehan9 on an […]

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Bryan Sheehan sends in a thunderous effort. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Bryan Sheehan Retires From Inter-County Football

November 19, 2017 at 6:18 pm Comments are Disabled

BRYAN Sheehan has announced his retirement from inter-county football. The St Marys Cahersiveen clubman leaves having gained every honour the game could bestow on him — including five All-Ireland senior medals — and having played and captained his county in all grades. In a statement on the Kerry GAA website […]

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