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Paul Browne who is off to the National Science Olympiad next month while Sean Sookarry won world championship medals in Portugal recently. Photo by Dermot Crean

CBS Students Excelling In Sport And Academia

October 12, 2018 at 2:21 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO CBS The Green students are shining in very different fields, one in the world of martial arts and the other in science maths. Paul Browne from Caherslee is preparing to head to the capital to show his academic prowess in the National Science Olympiad Competition on the basis of  his […]

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Three Tralee Students Make Ireland U18 Basketball Squad

Three Tralee Students Make Ireland U18 Basketball Squad

October 10, 2018 at 11:57 am Comments are Disabled

THE Irish Under 18 basketball squad for the 2018/19 season was announced yesterday and features three Tralee teenagers. Mercy Mounthawk students Daire Kennelly and Leeroy Odiahio, and CBS The Green’s Rapolas Buivydas were named in the 23-player strong squad by Ireland Under 18 men’s head coach, Paul Kelleher. The three, who are […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

October 9, 2018 at 3:48 pm Comments are Disabled

Results Mens: Sun. 7th Oct. – Round 6 Fourball/Foursomes – Sponsor Sean Hussey 1st  Liam James O’Donnell (8) & Mark Leahy (4) 42 Points. 2nd Tony Johnson (15) & John M O’Sullivan (15) 42 Points. 3rd Fergus Kelly (11) & Patrick Stack(7) 41 Points. Fixtures. October. Saturday 13th – Casual Golf […]

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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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REPORT: Warriors Finally Banish Demons On Leeside

REPORT: Warriors Finally Banish Demons On Leeside

October 6, 2018 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

Alan Cantwell reports from last night’s Men’s Super League 2018/2019 – Round 2 game between Tralee Warriors v UCC Blue Demons  game in Cork… UCC Demons 75 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 84 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors finally laid their Leeside demons to rest by overcoming their keen Cork based rivals in an […]

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Winners of WMO World Championship medals from Alan Guilfoyle's (at back) Black Belt Martial Arts Academy in Tralee. Front from left; Ciara Frampton, Isobel Shaw and Kately Diggins. Back; Sean Sookarry, Sinead Frampton, Emily Keane, Ally Guilfoyle. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tralee Academy Wins Haul Of Medals At Martial Arts World Championships

October 4, 2018 at 3:54 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE martial arts academy had a very successful trip to Portugal last week where they won 19 medals and four world titles. The WMO Martial Arts world championships were held in sunny Albufeira and members of the Black Belt Martial Arts Academy were part of Team Ireland at the event. […]

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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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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

October 2, 2018 at 4:25 pm Comments are Disabled

Men’s  Dooks Exchange  30th September, 2018 1st: Bernard Costelloe (27) 38 Points 2nd: Shane O’Connor (18) 38 3rd: Seamus Enright (8) 37 Points 4th: Gerard O’Sullivan (5) 36 Points 5th: Danny Holly (14) 36 Points 6th: Rory Hill (3) 36 Points Best Gross: Graham Spring 32 Points 18 plus Handicap: […]

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The Scoil Eoin ‘Lakers’ And Blennerville ‘Grizzlies’ To Take Part In Jr. NBA League

The Scoil Eoin ‘Lakers’ And Blennerville ‘Grizzlies’ To Take Part In Jr. NBA League

October 2, 2018 at 4:22 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO Tralee schools will take on the names of famous basketball clubs to take part in the first ever Jr. NBA League in Ireland this autumn/winter. During the summer Tralee Imperials found out they had been one of the lucky thirteen clubs in Ireland to be selected to take part in […]

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Kerry GAA star David Clifford with the winners of the Buddy O'Grady Memorial Cup Holy Family School.

PHOTOS: Kerry Star Supports Primary Schools GAA Blitz At Mercy Mounthawk

October 2, 2018 at 2:20 pm Comments are Disabled

MERCY Mounthawk held its first ever Primary Schools’ GAA blitz recently. A dozen teams from the Tralee area competed for  the Buddy O’Grady Perpetual Cup. Buddy, who retired as caretaker in 2017, has been instrumental in the development of GAA teams at the School over the years and was present […]

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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: Warriors Edged Out By Killorglin In Local Super League Thriller

REPORT: Warriors Edged Out By Killorglin In Local Super League Thriller

October 1, 2018 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

Alan Cantwell watched the Men’s Superleague 2018/2019season opener for Garvey’s Tralee Warriors at the complex on Saturday night… Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 86 Keane’s Supervalu Killorglin 89 The opening round of the 2018/2019 Super League season got underway last night with Garvey’s Tralee Warriors and Super League newcomers Keane’s Supervalu Killorglin […]

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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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Pictured today 26th Sept 2018 at John Mitchell's GAA Club were senior citizens from various active retirement groups including Castlegregory, Camp, Ballymacelligott, Ballyheigue, Killorglin and Tralee who were taking part in Age & Opportunity's Go for Life Programme which is teaming up with Sport Ireland and groups across the country to celebrate the 2018 European Week of Sport and Physical Activity which takes place across the country from 22nd-30th September 2018. Pic: Pauline Dennigan.

PHOTOS: Ladies Get Active At ‘Go For Life’ Event In John Mitchels GAA Complex

September 26, 2018 at 5:01 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS week Age & Opportunity’s Go for Life Programme teamed up with Sport Ireland and groups across the country to celebrate the 2018 European Week of Sport and Physical Activity,  which takes place across the country from September 22-30. The aim of EWOS is to promote sport and physical activity […]

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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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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

September 25, 2018 at 4:11 pm Comments are Disabled

Results & Fixtures Fourball Series Rd 5 Sunday 23rd September 2018 1st Michael Leahy (6) Paudie Nolan (15) 46pts 2nd Eamon O’Sullivan (6) Pat O’Donnell (7) 46pts 3rd Richard Rafferty (9) Brian O’Leary (9) 46pts 34 Cards Entered 9 Hole Qualifier 1st Patrick McElligott Snr (20) 17pts Fixtures: Sat 29th […]

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The Garvey's Tralee Warriors squad with coaches and Jim Garvey of Garvey Group. Photo by Dermot Crean

The Warriors Are Ready For The New Basketball Season

September 25, 2018 at 4:02 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Warriors are ready. Are you? Monday night saw the Garvey’s Tralee Warriors gather at the Brandon Hotel for the launch of the new Men’s Superleague basketball season which gets underway this weekend. New players like Janis Dumbers and Jordan Evans were there as well as the rest of the […]

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WATCH: It’s 40 Years Since ‘The Greatest Freak Of All Time’

WATCH: It’s 40 Years Since ‘The Greatest Freak Of All Time’

September 24, 2018 at 9:32 pm Comments are Disabled

AS Monday draws to a close, it’s worth remembering that on this date 40 years ago, Kerry football was changed forever. It was on Sunday, September 24, 1978, and Kerry were playing Dublin in the All-Ireland final. Dublin had Kerry on the ropes early on and while a John Egan […]

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Na Gaeil's Diarmuid O'Connor and Stefan Okunbor with the cup. Photo by Dermot Crean

Two Na Gaeil Men Named In Top 20 Players Of All-Ireland U20 Championship

September 24, 2018 at 5:58 pm Comments are Disabled

AHEAD of their forthcoming county senior championship quarter-final participation, two Na Gaeil men received boost today. Stefan Okunbor and Diarmuid O’Connor were named in the EirGrid All-Ireland U20 Football Championship top 20 players of this year’s competition. Daniel O’Brien was the other Kerry man named in the top 20. Back in […]

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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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Tralee Rugby Club’s Under 13s Win Major Tournament In Limerick

Tralee Rugby Club’s Under 13s Win Major Tournament In Limerick

September 23, 2018 at 5:59 pm Comments are Disabled

THE under 13 Tralee Rugby Club boys beat off all competition to win a major underage tournament in Limerick yesterday. The Pat Lawlor Tournament has been running for the past 35 years with 50 teams from all over the country taking part and the youngsters from Tralee won it outright. […]

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Rapolas Buivydas accepting his Basketball of the Year award. Photo by Rolf Stenberg

CBS Tralee Student Shares Irish Basketballer Of The Year Award

September 23, 2018 at 4:43 pm Comments are Disabled

A CBS The Green student was a joint winner of the International Male Player of the Year award at the Basketball Ireland International Players and Coaches of the Year 2018 awards announced on Saturday at a ceremony at Gormanston Park, Co. Meath. With nothing separating two of Ireland’s stand-out players, […]

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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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WATCH: Kieran’s A Star As Always On ‘The Late Late Show’

WATCH: Kieran’s A Star As Always On ‘The Late Late Show’

September 22, 2018 at 9:31 am Comments are Disabled

SURE he’s an ‘oul pro at this craic by now! Kieran Donaghy made another appearance last night on The Late Late Show and was his usual charming self in front of hundreds of thousands of viewers. The 35-year-old Rockie announced his retirement from the Kerry team last week and he […]

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