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VIDEO: From The Clubhouse To The Final Whistle, We Follow The Rockie Fans

VIDEO: From The Clubhouse To The Final Whistle, We Follow The Rockie Fans

November 17, 2014 at 12:23 pm Comments are Disabled

WE’VE already shown you the Austin Stacks and Ballincollig fans creating fun on the streets of Tralee yesterday. But TraleeToday.ie was also at the clubhouse on Sunday morning with the fans and we followed them on their journey to the stadium, on the terraces, right through to the final whistle. […]

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How The Big Match Yesterday Played Out On Twitter

How The Big Match Yesterday Played Out On Twitter

November 17, 2014 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

AUSTIN Stacks booked their place in this year’s Munster Club Final yesterday, but not after an incredibly tough contest against the Cork champions, Ballincollig. Here is a selection of how it all went down on the ‘Twittersphere’… The Irish Examiner’s Tony Leen was setting the record straight in the buildup […]

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Denis Mcellgott in action for Austin Stacks in the 2014 Munster semi-final. Photo byb Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Blood And Guts Rockies Battle Their Way To Munster Final

November 17, 2014 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

Gavin O’Connor (who correctly predicted a three point win for Stacks in our preview on Saturday) reports on an epic Munster semi-final clash yesterday in Austin Stack Park. Photos from the match at the end of report… Austin Stacks 0-15 Ballincollig 1-9 AUSTIN STACKS have booked their place in the […]

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VIDEO: This Is What Being A Sports Fan Is All About

VIDEO: This Is What Being A Sports Fan Is All About

November 16, 2014 at 6:32 pm Comments are Disabled

THE GAA seems to bring out the best in people and Sunday was no different in Tralee. The Austin Stacks fans paraded through town and came upon the Ballincollig supporters, who came out from Turner’s and The Sportsfield Bar to witness the colourful carnival. Both sets of fans greeted  and wished […]

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VIDEO/PHOTOS: Rockies Look Forward To Munster Final Date With The Nire

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Rockies Look Forward To Munster Final Date With The Nire

November 16, 2014 at 5:39 pm Comments are Disabled

IT wasn’t the greatest of games, but it was certainly an epic! Austin Stacks booked their place in the Munster Club Championship final after a three point win, 0-15 to 1-9, over Ballincollig at a sunny Austin Stack Park on Sunday afternoon. They become the first Tralee team to contest […]

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Big Match: Stacks To Prevail In A Tough Battle With Cork Champions

Big Match: Stacks To Prevail In A Tough Battle With Cork Champions

November 15, 2014 at 9:39 am Comments are Disabled

Gavin O’Connor previews the Austin Stacks v Ballincollig Munster Club Championship semi-final at Austin Stack Park on Sunday (2pm) THIS is a weird one for Stephen Stack and his band of champions to prepare for. The celebrations and good vibes that spread across the town when Stacks won the county final would […]

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‘The Rock Needs You!’: Stacks Fans Issue Rallying Call For Sunday

‘The Rock Needs You!’: Stacks Fans Issue Rallying Call For Sunday

November 12, 2014 at 10:53 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Stacks fans are getting ready. This poster (click on image to enlarge) which was sent to TraleeToday.ie,  issues a rallying cry to all Rockie fans for Sunday’s Munster semi-final clash with Ballincollig at Austin Stack Park. Kieran Donaghy is in full Lord Kitchener pose to ask for the black […]

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Fenit Samphires FC Club News 10/11/14

Fenit Samphires FC Club News 10/11/14

November 11, 2014 at 4:35 pm Comments are Disabled

FENIT SAMPHIRES Our seniors continued their great run with a fantastic win over Spa Road on Sunday morning. We are scoring some amazing goals this season and Sunday was no exception with goals from Ciaran O’Mahony, a brace from Ger McCarthy and another brace by Daniel Clinton.  Our goal tally […]

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See Kerry Stars And Get Photo Taken With The Sam Maguire Tonight

See Kerry Stars And Get Photo Taken With The Sam Maguire Tonight

November 11, 2014 at 3:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Don’t forget tonight there’s a chance to watch Kerry players past and present – including Kieran Donaghy, David Moran and Marc O Se – in a fundraising match for CBS The Green’s plans to build an all-weather pitch. The match between the Green All-Stars and the Kerry All-Ireland Champions takes […]

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Return Of A Kerry Soccer Hero For One Last Season

Return Of A Kerry Soccer Hero For One Last Season

November 11, 2014 at 11:46 am Comments are Disabled

ONE of Tralee’s most successful soccer players ever is returning home. After 14 seasons in the League of Ireland, Galway United legend, Derek O’Brien, is back to play one last season with, Tralee Dynamos, the club where his football journey began. Derek holds the record for appearances by a Kerry player […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

November 10, 2014 at 2:28 pm Comments are Disabled

Tuesday 4th November 1. Pat Stack(10) 35pts 2. Tony Johnson(16) 34pts 3. Bryan O’Keeffe(19) 33pts Sunday 9th November sponsor MCCARTHY INSURANCE (Hamper) 1. Joe Slattery(8) 40pts 2. Tim Scannell(13) 38pts 3. Colm Sheehy(16) 37pts Thank you to our sponsor MCCARTHY INSURANCE Reminder Tuesday Competitions are now QUALIYFYING WINTER RULES APPLY FROM […]

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Young Rockies Get Their Medals From Senior Heroes

Young Rockies Get Their Medals From Senior Heroes

November 10, 2014 at 9:44 am Comments are Disabled

THE Austin Stacks Under 12 boys were presented with their medals in Connolly Park on Saturday. The event was co-ordinated by John Purcell, team manager, who thanked all involved with the under 12 panel – players, parents, trainers and mentors, and had encouraging words for all the players looking forward […]

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O’Halloran’s Hurling: Lixnaw Battle Hard But Come Up Short

O’Halloran’s Hurling: Lixnaw Battle Hard But Come Up Short

November 10, 2014 at 9:24 am Comments are Disabled

Our hurling analyst, Mike O’Halloran, on the AIB Munster Club Intermediate Championship Semi-Final in Austin Stack Park yesterday… Lixnaw 2-10 Bruff 2-13 Lixnaw had to line out without the mercurial young forward, John Buckley, who injured his hand in a game with Causeway Comprehensive School, added to that, the loss of […]

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U13 boys with mentors Billy Ó Brien Tim Kelliher, Tim Lynch and John Keating. Also in picture Andrew Barry and Dylan Burke. Tadgh Lynch holding Town Championship Trophy, Seamus Harty holding Rose Cup and Ruairi O'Sullivan with a Town League Trophy.

PHOTOS: All-Ireland Winners Present Medals At Na Gaeil

November 9, 2014 at 10:50 am Comments are Disabled

NA Gaeil youngsters had their awards night in the clubhouse on Friday last in the company of Kerry senior All-Ireland winner Paul Geaney, the club’s own minor All-Ireland football medal winner Andrew Barry Minor and Dylan Burke of the Minor B hurling winning side. Tim Lynch, Chairman of Bord Na nOg, […]

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VIDEO: Watch A Teenager Who Overcame The Odds In This Inspirational Clip

VIDEO: Watch A Teenager Who Overcame The Odds In This Inspirational Clip

November 8, 2014 at 10:46 am Comments are Disabled

REMEMBER Jordan Lee? The Killarney teenager who made the Irish U15 basketball squad this week, despite having been born with just one arm. Fourteen year old Jordan’s story has been featured in just about every national newspaper in the country over the past week, with Jordan even appearing on ‘The […]

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Ryan Daly, Molly Heffernan and Tommy Commane at the Churchill GAA race night at the Oyster Tavern on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Racing In The Oyster For Churchill GAA

November 8, 2014 at 9:32 am Comments are Disabled

CHURCHILL GAA folk gathered in The Oyster Tavern on Friday night for the annual race night fundraiser. The event is one of the main fundraisers of the year for the club. “We’ve been doing this for around ten years. It’s been very well supported with over 200 horses sold. We […]

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Auistin Stacks player and former pupil of Listellick National School with the Bishop Moynihan Cup. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

VIDEO/PHOTOS: “This Is All About The Town” – County Champs Visit Schools

November 6, 2014 at 9:26 am Comments are Disabled

IT’s been a crazy last few days for the newly crowned county champions, Austin Stacks. On Wednesday, members of the team visited schools in town with the Bishop Moynihan Cup. The first port of call, was CBS Clounalour, where a number of players were past pupils. Next up was Holy […]

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At launch of the fundraiser match between the senior Kerry team and CBS The Green team made up of past students were, from left.

Kerry GAA Stars To Come Together For CBS Fundraiser

November 5, 2014 at 9:27 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry team will play a selection of CBS  past pupils who have worn the green and gold, to raise funds for an all weather pitch on the grounds of the school. The game will take place in Austin Stack Park on Tuesday next, with a throw in time of 7pm. […]

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Fenit Samphires FC Club News 04/11/14

Fenit Samphires FC Club News 04/11/14

November 4, 2014 at 4:03 pm Comments are Disabled

U13s: Fenit Samphires 5 – Listowel Celtic B 1 On a wet and windy Saturday morning in Fenit our 13s had a very impressive win over Listowel. Again we were deadly in front of goals winning 5-1 which gives us 11 goals in our first two games this season. Goals […]

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Liam Culloty

Liam Appointed Assistant Coach Of Irish Basketball Team

November 4, 2014 at 12:16 pm Comments are Disabled

INTERNATIONAL competition beckons for former Tralee Imperials Basketball coach, Liam Culloty,  who has just been appointed assistant coach of the U18 Ireland Ladies basketball team. “I was delighted to get selected first of all. The international standard is a huge step up, but it should be a great challenge,” said […]

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Former Stacks player and coach, Wayne Quillinan with wife Mags and children Sophie and Jamie on the terraces at Fitzgerald Stadium for the match on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Rockie Fans – From Leaving The Bus To The Final Whistle

November 4, 2014 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

IF people were worried that the county final atmosphere generated by Rockie fans in Tralee would be lost in the vastness of Fitzgerald Stadium, they were sorely mistaken! Fans availed of the seven free buses to Killarney where the black and amber army marched up to the Lewis Road to the […]

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VIDEO: Watch The Goals From Sunday’s County Final

VIDEO: Watch The Goals From Sunday’s County Final

November 4, 2014 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

WANT to relive the best moments from Sunday’s County Final between Austin Stacks and Mid Kerry? KerryGAA TV have uploaded the highlights to YouTube. Watch goals from Kieran Donaghy, Pa McCarthy, Gavin O’Grady and the final point of the game from Darragh Long here.

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VIDEO: Stephen Stack – ‘The Outsider’ Who Is Now A Rock Hero

VIDEO: Stephen Stack – ‘The Outsider’ Who Is Now A Rock Hero

November 3, 2014 at 5:12 pm Comments are Disabled

STEPHEN Stack, may describe himself as an outsider, but as the man that has steered Austin Stacks to their first senior county title in 20 years, he will forever have a special place on “the street of champions”. In two short years since the Listowel man took the reins at […]

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Shane Carroll and Stephen Stack, celebrate, Kieran Donaghy's, goal with fans last Sunday. Photo by Oscar Brophy.

Austin Stack Park To Be Venue For Rockie’s Munster Semi-Final Clash

November 3, 2014 at 4:15 pm 1 comment

AUSTIN Stack Park, is the venue for the AIB Club Championship Munster Semi-Final between Austin Stacks and Cork Champions, Ballincollig. The game will take place on Sunday, November 16. Throw-in as yet to be decided. After scooping the top prize in the county against Mid Kerry in Killarney, The Rock […]

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Five Reasons Why Austin Stacks Won The Title

Five Reasons Why Austin Stacks Won The Title

November 3, 2014 at 3:19 pm Comments are Disabled

Gavin O’Connor dissects yesterday’s Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SFC final and looks at the reasons the Rockies prevailed… Hunger I had mentioned in the run up to the first game that Mid Kerry wouldn’t come near Stacks when it came to hunger. This was most evident again in the second encounter. Perhaps the […]

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Tralee bay Swimming Club News 03/11/14

Tralee bay Swimming Club News 03/11/14

November 3, 2014 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

  The Winter Swimming got off to a great start last Sunday morning with 9 swimmers braving the cold squally morning and the choppy water. Some did a couple of minutes and a few more headed out around the buoys. Water temperature was measured at 10.2c . This year we […]

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VIDEO: Austin Stacks Players Talk About Winning The County Title

VIDEO: Austin Stacks Players Talk About Winning The County Title

November 3, 2014 at 9:50 am Comments are Disabled

YESTERDAY was an incredible day for Austin Stacks players, many of whom had been toiling for years to get their hands on a Kerry senior county championship medal. We caught up with a few of them at The Brogue Inn and the Austin Stacks Clubhouse on Sunday night. TraleeToday.ie’s Gavin […]

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VIDEO:  The Rock Fans Get Tunnel Vision

VIDEO: The Rock Fans Get Tunnel Vision

November 2, 2014 at 8:48 pm Comments are Disabled

ON a day when the Austin Stacks team rose to the occasion to win their first senior championship county title since 1994, so did the famous Rockies’ support. Stacks beat Mid Kerry by 2-13 to 1-7 in a replay of the senior county championship final in Killarney and hundreds of Rock […]

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Austin Stack's players and fans celebrate winning the county championship last November. Photo by Dermot Crean.

VIDEO/PHOTOS: The Star, The Power And The Glory

November 2, 2014 at 8:15 pm Comments are Disabled

TWENTY years. Kerry football was still in the famine years the last time the Rock won a county title. Back then, a young Pa Laide was instrumental in bringing the Bishop Moynihan Cup back to Connolly Park. William Kirby was still a Na Gaeil player, moving to the Stacks in […]

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Match Report: Champions! Austin Stacks End 20 Years Of Hurt

Match Report: Champions! Austin Stacks End 20 Years Of Hurt

November 2, 2014 at 7:43 pm Comments are Disabled

Gavin O’Connor on a momentous day for Austin Stacks… Austin Stacks 2-13 Mid Kerry 1-7 AUSTIN Stacks ended a 20 year barren spell without a senior county championship title in emphatic style against Mid Kerry in Killarney on  Sunday.. With the light dimming, captain Barry Shanahan lifted the Bishop Moynihan […]

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