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PHOTOS: Tralee Students To The Fore At Kerry Schools Track And Field Champ

PHOTOS: Tralee Students To The Fore At Kerry Schools Track And Field Champ

April 11, 2017 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE schools enjoyed big success at the annual Kerry Colleges Track and Field Championships  held in ideal conditions at An Riocht Athletic Track on Thursday last. Around 400 athletes representing 15 secondary schools contested sprints, middle and long distance races;  shot putt, long and high jumps, and to finish off the day, […]

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Here’s The Draw For The Garvey’s Supervalu County Football Championship

Here’s The Draw For The Garvey’s Supervalu County Football Championship

April 10, 2017 at 8:53 pm Comments are Disabled

THE launch and draw for the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Football Championship took place this evening at the Pavilion at Austin Stack Park. For the Tralee teams, Austin Stacks will face St Kierans, while Kerins O’Rahillys play the formidable South Kerry side. It’s a local derby with East Kerry facing Rathmore, West Kerry take […]

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Two Na Gaeil Players On Kerry Minor Team To Face Clare

Two Na Gaeil Players On Kerry Minor Team To Face Clare

April 10, 2017 at 8:16 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Minor Football Team to play Clare in the Electric Ireland Munster Minor Football Championship Quarter Final at Austin Stack Park on Wednesday evening has been named. It contains just four of the side who played in the All-Ireland Minor Final last year – Michael Potts, Na Gaeil’s Diarmuid […]

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Ciaran Kilkenny and Shane McCarthy tackle Tadhg Morley while David Moran helps his teammate. Photo by Dermot Crean

Here’s The Kerry Team To Face The Dubs On Sunday

April 7, 2017 at 8:33 pm Comments are Disabled

The Teamto play Dublin in the Allianz Football League Final in Croke Park on Sunday next at 4pm shows one change  from the side that defeated Tyrone in the final round of the League on Sunday last. Jonathan Lyne comes into the half forward line with Kevin McCarthy moving to […]

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WATCH: Farranfore School’s Special Tribute To Colm Cooper

WATCH: Farranfore School’s Special Tribute To Colm Cooper

April 6, 2017 at 10:29 am Comments are Disabled

WHILE sports stars and journalists all over the country have been paying tribute to Colm Cooper on his retirement from Kerry, pupils at a school in Farranfore have put together their own homage. Knockaderry NS put together this clip in honour of the master. Watch it below. Great casting for […]

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A ‘Double Double’ For Tralee Warriors Player And Coach In Monthly Awards

A ‘Double Double’ For Tralee Warriors Player And Coach In Monthly Awards

April 5, 2017 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

THE winners of the Basketball Ireland Players and Coaches of the Month awards for March have been announced today and Garveys Tralee Warriors are among the winners again. In fact, for the second month in a row, both star player Trae Pemberton and Head Coach, Mark Bernsen have scooped the Player […]

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WATCH: The Gooch Gets ‘The Shawshank’ Treatment

WATCH: The Gooch Gets ‘The Shawshank’ Treatment

April 5, 2017 at 10:30 am Comments are Disabled

ANYONE who’s familiar with the classic movie, ‘The Shawshank Redemption’, might like this. Impersonator Aidan Tierney is obviously a big fan of Colm Cooper as he mimics Morgan Freeman’s character, Red’s dialogue from the famous prison flick for this tribute to the footballing genius. Uploaded around midnight last night, it’s already received […]

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PHOTOS: Warriors Visit Schools With Champions Trophy

PHOTOS: Warriors Visit Schools With Champions Trophy

April 5, 2017 at 9:28 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S been some few days for Garveys Tralee Warriors. In fact, it’s been a whirlwind eight months for the new arrivals in the Men’s Superleague. The weekend though was something special. They faced Templeogue in the National Champions Trophy final on Sunday afternoon in Letterkenny and after Kieran Donaghy levelled to […]

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Tralee Under 11s Win Rugby Blitz In Kildare

Tralee Under 11s Win Rugby Blitz In Kildare

April 4, 2017 at 8:09 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE RFC u11s team travelled to Naas RFC on Saturday to compete in the Joe Moran blitz. With 50 teams (700 players) from all over Ireland taking part, this very talented bunch came away with the spoils. Coaches and parents were all proud of the boys as they played out of their skins and […]

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St Brendan’s Basketball Club News

St Brendan’s Basketball Club News

April 4, 2017 at 4:33 pm Comments are Disabled

ST. BRENDAN’S BASKETBALL CLUB NOTES RESULTS Leestrand Boys U12 Div 2 St. Brendan’s 29 St. Paul’s 17 St. Brendan’s hosted St. Paul’s at home in their last game of the season. Brendan’s started strongly and made home advantage count. Great team work by Eoghan Bradshaw, David Scally, Brian O’Donnell, Shane […]

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Tralee Harriers Athletics Club News

Tralee Harriers Athletics Club News

April 4, 2017 at 4:31 pm Comments are Disabled

Day 3 of the Irish Life Health National Indoor Juvenile Championships took place in Athlone last Saturday and it proved to be a thrilling event with national records and surprise wins from some of the nations up and coming under age athletes. Rachel Bowler was competing in the U19 Triple Jump. […]

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St Brendan’s Park FC News

St Brendan’s Park FC News

April 4, 2017 at 4:29 pm Comments are Disabled

By Club PRO Tommy Naughton  Aviva Soccer Sisters Easter Camp ; St Brendans Park Fc will host the Aviva Soccer Sisters Camp on Monday 10th April and Tuesday 11th April at Christy Leahy Park . The camps aim to provide girls between the ages of 7 and 12 years the […]

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Tralee Boxing Club News

Tralee Boxing Club News

April 4, 2017 at 4:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Munster Championships Boy 1. 2. 3.  we have two finalists next week Sunday 9th April. Christopher Mongans   boxed his way to a Boy 1. 48kg final against Padraig o Sullivan Bantry BC. Christopher who out boxed his opponent Jason Dawson (St Francis  BC Limerick) won 4-1. and  is always […]

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WATCH: Great Moments From Colm Cooper’s Career

WATCH: Great Moments From Colm Cooper’s Career

April 4, 2017 at 11:25 am Comments are Disabled

THERE’S plenty of videos on YouTube displaying the genius of Colm Cooper during his Kerry career. If your feeling nostalgic and you’ve a bit of time on your hands, here’s a selection of them below. Ah, the memories…

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David Moran and Colm Cooper cerebrate in thof the aftermath of last year's All-Ireland final. Photo by Dermot Crean.

How Twitter Reacted To Colm Cooper Calling Time On Kerry Career

April 4, 2017 at 10:39 am Comments are Disabled

As expected, Colm Cooper’s retirement from inter-county football is garnering tributes galore on Twitter. Here’s just a selection of them… @colmcooper13 Only fitting you should sign off on such a high note Enjoy the rest of your life#thekidwhogotitall — Eoin Liston (@EoinListon) April 4, 2017 Feel very privileged to have […]

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Colm Cooper about to tap over his second half point with Donegal's, Neil McGee in close quarters.  Photo by Dermot Crean.

Former Kerry Bosses Pay Tribute To Colm Cooper

April 4, 2017 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

TRIBUTES have been paid to Colm Cooper on the announcement of his retirement from inter-county football this morning. His former managers Jack O’Connor and Eamonn Fitzmaurice have both released statements on the Dr Crokes man’s retirement. “On behalf of the players and management I would like to congratulate Colm Cooper […]

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Colm Cooper, on his return to championship against Tipperary in the semi-final of the Munster Championship last June. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Colm Cooper Calls Time On Kerry Career

April 4, 2017 at 9:19 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY legend Colm Cooper this morning announced his retirement from Kerry football. In a statement on the Kerry GAA website this morning Cooper, who turns 34 in June, says it feels that now is the right time to step away from the Kerry set-up. “Today I wish to announce my […]

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Barry John Keane comes under pressure. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTO GALLERY: Kerry Look Comfortable Against Tyrone

April 3, 2017 at 9:46 am Comments are Disabled

A FINE day for football suited Kerry on Sunday as they comfortably beat Tyrone in Killarney by 1-21 to 2-11. The result was never in doubt after a blistering start from the home side and their efforts were rewarded at the end of the day when they realised they had […]

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Darren Dineen lays off a pass during the match on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry May Be Down But There’s A Great Future For Hurling In The County

April 2, 2017 at 11:55 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reflects on Kerry’s loss of Division 1B status and says the hurlers can hold their heads high as great ambassadors for the county… We left Thomond Park on Saturday evening on a high after witnessing Munster demolish Toulouse in the final minutes with an ex Leinster man Andrew […]

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Mikey Boyle shoots during the match on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Here’s The Kerry Team For The Showdown With Laois

March 31, 2017 at 9:12 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry senior hurling team to play Laois in the Allianz Hurling League Division 1B Relegation play-off in O’Moore Park Portlaoise on Saturday (7pm)  shows two changes in from the side defeated by Offaly in Round 5. Brendan O’Leary and Mikey Boyle come into the side with Shane Nolan and Jordan […]

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David Moran, runs passed Tyrone's Peter Harte, in the All-Ireland SFC smi-final last month. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Kerry Team Named For Clash With Tyrone

March 31, 2017 at 8:42 pm 2 comments

BARRY John Keane comes into the Kerry team but fellow Tralee men Jack Barry and Jack Savage are on the bench for the match against Tyrone on Sunday. The team to face the Red Hand county in Round 7 of the Allianz Football League in Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney on Sunday (2pm) shows […]

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Principal Ann O'Callaghan, Geraldine O'Dwyer, Ryan Leonard, Kieran Donaghy,Liz Doyle, Ruarí O'Rahilly, and Dale Counihan at CBS The Green on Thursday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

CBS The Green Honours Kieran And Ryan For Making Irish Team

March 31, 2017 at 11:42 am Comments are Disabled

TEACHERS from CBS The Green swapped stories on past pupil Kieran Donaghy and sixth year pupil Ryan Leonard, as the school honoured the pair for all of their achievements in sport on Thursday. Both Kieran and Ryan were selected onto the Irish Senior Men’s Basketball Team this year and the teachers spoke […]

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Daniel Collins gets his shot off to score a point during the match on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PREVIEW: Can Kerry Stay In Division 1B By Overcoming Laois Challenge?

March 31, 2017 at 9:43 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks forward to a big day for the Kerry hurlers as they face Laois in Portlaoise in the Division 1B relegation playoff… Kerry hurling fans make their way to Portlaoise on Saturday evening for the play off game against Laois to decide which one of them will remain […]

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Star-Studded Line-Up For Lee Strand & NDC Health And Wellbeing Evening

Star-Studded Line-Up For Lee Strand & NDC Health And Wellbeing Evening

March 30, 2017 at 5:20 pm Comments are Disabled

LEE Strand and the National Dairy Council are delighted to announce an exciting evening centred on Health and Wellbeing on Thursday 6th April in the Brandon Hotel, Tralee. The event will host high profile guest speakers including: Derval O’Rourke, Irish Olympic Athlete and cookbook author; Aidan O’Mahony, Kerry Football legend and […]

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Mick Quinn in his Ford Escort.

Tralee Gears Up For Influx Of Rally Enthusiasts

March 30, 2017 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

RALLYING returns to Kerry for the first time this year with the annual Circuit of Kerry Rally, based in Tralee on Sunday. The Rose Hotel-sponsored rally is the first of four major rallies set to take place in The Kingdom this year and organiser, Kerry Motor Club, has set a high […]

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What Twitter Had To Say About The Kerry Under 21s

What Twitter Had To Say About The Kerry Under 21s

March 30, 2017 at 9:51 am Comments are Disabled

The Kerry Under 21s beat Cork on Rebel soil for the first time in 20 years last night. Jack O’Connor’s charges did it in style too at Pairc Uí Rinn racking up 2-16 in a 16 point win over the home side. Andrew Barry won the man of the match […]

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PREVIEW: Warriors Hope To End First Season On A High

PREVIEW: Warriors Hope To End First Season On A High

March 29, 2017 at 3:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Garvey’s Tralee Warriors have breathed new life into basketball in Tralee says Timmy Sheehan. Now they travel to Donegal to see if they can end their season on a high…  Tralee has enjoyed a long and varied basketball history both at local and national level. The return to the top […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

March 28, 2017 at 9:14 pm Comments are Disabled

Mens results (Sunday 26th March Master Classic 1) sponsored by  Grove Farm 1st : Hugh O’Callaghan (17) 42 Points 2nd : Derek O’Brien (17) 38 Points 3rd : Allan O’Connor (11) 38 Points 4th : John Moran (8) 36 Points 5th : John Reen Jnr (11) 36 Points 6th : Simon […]

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Tralee Harriers Athletics Club News

Tralee Harriers Athletics Club News

March 28, 2017 at 6:16 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great weekend of action in Athlone for the Irish Life Health National Juvenile Indoor Championships with Tralee Harriers athletes battling for positions on the podium and places in the final 8 of their events. Tralee Harriers AC had a strong contingent of athletes attending this event. Rachel […]

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St Brendan’s Basketball Club News

St Brendan’s Basketball Club News

March 28, 2017 at 6:08 pm Comments are Disabled

ST. BRENDAN’S BASKETBALL CLUB NOTES RESULTS Leestrand Boys U12 Div 2 St. Brendan’s 33 Gneeveguilla 17 St. Brendan’s had a great win against Gneeveguilla at home last Wednesday. Brendan’s made home advantage count and at the end of the first quarter led 10 – 3, David Scally opened the scoring followed […]

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