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A familiar style, Tommy Walsh, makes an attempt on goal. Photoby Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS/REPORT: Tommy Walsh Returns But Stacks Claim Victory Over The Blues

January 25, 2015 at 1:40 pm Comments are Disabled

2014 Town Championship Final, Austin Stack Park Austin Stacks 1-14 Kerins O’Rahilly’s 1-9 TOMMY WALSH played his first club football since returning back home from Australia but he didn’t stop Austin Stacks from claiming their latest bit of silverware in the shape of the Town Championship trophy. Tommy Walsh played 52 minutes […]

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Kieran Donaghy Talks About Year Ahead In Kerry GAA Video

Kieran Donaghy Talks About Year Ahead In Kerry GAA Video

January 24, 2015 at 12:47 pm Comments are Disabled

  KIERAN Donaghy said Austin Stacks are prepared for a tough battle next month, when they face Slaughtneil in the AIB All-Ireland Club Football semi-final. The Kerry captain was speaking in a video interview with Kerry GAA TV about the year ahead for both Austin Stacks and Kerry. “We have […]

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Aine Ferris, Mairead O'Mahony, Orla Young, Sarah Collins and Kathleen O'Sullivan at the Kilmoyley GAA Social in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Kilmoyley GAA Honours Heroes Of The Past At Social

January 24, 2015 at 10:45 am Comments are Disabled

THE hurling-mad parish of Kilmoyley held their 53rd annual social last night in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel and it was a typically great occasion. The club social, which also celebrated 125 years of GAA, was attended by the young and not so young and the special guests on the night were the U21 […]

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Profile: Meet The Man Who’s ‘Running The Kingdom’ To Fitness

Profile: Meet The Man Who’s ‘Running The Kingdom’ To Fitness

January 23, 2015 at 7:24 pm Comments are Disabled

With the running season kicking off in earnest again, Fergus Dennehy of TraleeToday.ie meets the man who has turned the town running-mad over the past year…  Marcus Howlett, as founder of the Tralee International Marathon, Director of ‘Run The Kingdom’ and club trainer for the ‘Born To Run’ marathon club, should […]

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New Poster Issues Rockies Rallying Cry

New Poster Issues Rockies Rallying Cry

January 23, 2015 at 10:42 am Comments are Disabled

THE Stacks faithful have released more details of travel arrangements for their All-Ireland semi-final match in Portlaoise next month in a new poster published today. The poster shows club players, management and stalwarts in a golden ring with the words of the ‘Celtic Symphony’ gracing the bottom – “We’re on the […]

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The CBS The Green team before the start of the Corn Uí Mhuirí Quarter-Final clash on Wednesday at Dr Crokes GAA grounds. Photo by Fergus Dennehy

The Green Outclassed By Experienced Dingle School Side

January 21, 2015 at 5:09 pm Comments are Disabled

CBS The Green 1-3 PS Chorca Dhuibhne 2-10  THE Green were simply outclassed on Wednesday afternoon when they faced a Dingle side who are in the hunt for four in the row Corn Uí Mhuirí titles. Indeed, seven of the side that won last year’s Hogan Cup for PS Chorca […]

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Fenit Samphires FC Club News

Fenit Samphires FC Club News

January 20, 2015 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

U13s with a convincing home win. Fenit 6-2 Castleisland On a wet Saturday morning in Fenit our under 13 team displayed a very impressive performance against a strong Castleisland side. It was not only the scoreline which impressed but the manner and style of play by the Fenit players was […]

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Basketball: Tralee Imperials Miss Out On Chance To Go Top

Basketball: Tralee Imperials Miss Out On Chance To Go Top

January 20, 2015 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

  Women’s National League Division 1, Mounthawk Gym, Saturday  Garvey’s Imperials 63  Portlaoise 74 In the Women’s National League Division table-topping clash, Garvey’s succumbed to the potent outside shooting of the Laois outfit before a large crowd at Mounthawk Gym on Saturday last. Portlaoise , with the highly impressive US […]

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Austin Stacks And ‘Terrace Talk’ Pick Up Awards At Croke Park

Austin Stacks And ‘Terrace Talk’ Pick Up Awards At Croke Park

January 20, 2015 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was success for Austin Stacks and Radio Kerry in Croke Park over the weekend when delegations from the club and radio station picked up their McNamee awards. The GAA McNamee Awards are held annually to honour excellence in the area of communications, public relations and journalism, specifically related to the activities […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

January 19, 2015 at 11:22 pm Comments are Disabled

Sunday 18th January 12 Holes Singles Stableford. 1. st Pat Stack. (11) 27pts 2. nd Gerry Moloney.  (13) 26pts 3. rd David Nolan     (16) 25pts WINTER RULES APPLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE TIMESHEETS OPEN 8pm Monday BEFORE COMPETITION 20.th Jan- 18 Hole Tuesday Singles 24.th Jan- Casual Golf 25.th Jan- CAPTAINS DRIVE- IN GER 0’CONNOR/BERNIE BUCKLEY Ladies Results Sunday 18th January New Year Hamper Rd 3 1st Mary […]

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Kieran Donaghy in action for Austin Stacks. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Donaghy Wins GAA Munster Club Football Player Of The Season

January 19, 2015 at 4:04 pm Comments are Disabled

  KIERAN DONAGHY was announced as the GAA Munster club football player of the season for 2014 at an awards ceremony in Croke Park today. The AIB #TheToughest club player awards were voted by the national, regional and GAA media. ‘The Star’ was selected based on his overall performance for Austin Stacks throughout […]

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Tralee Bay Swimming Club

Tralee Bay Swimming Club

January 19, 2015 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

Winter Swimming The very popular series of Winter Swimming in Fenit resumed last Sunday and we were greeted with brilliant sunshine. Eight swimmers took to the freezing water, which was measured at 5.2c. Everyone managed an enjoyable swim with the sun shining off of the snow capped mountains making a […]

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Action from the Town Championship semi-final replay between, Kerins O'Rahilly's and John Mitchels.

O’Rahilly’s Edge Out Mitchels To Book Final Date With Stacks

January 19, 2015 at 12:32 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerins O’Rahilly’s 1-9 John Mitchel’s 0-7 EXTRA time was needed to separate these two local rivals in a replay of the Town Championship semi-final replay at a sunny Strand Road on Sunday afternoon. A late goal in extra-time put the sheen on the result for Rahilly’s after a battling Mitchel’s […]

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St Brendans Park FC Club News

St Brendans Park FC Club News

January 19, 2015 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

ACADEMY SEASON; Our academy for ages 5 to 10 years continues every Saturday . All our coaches are fully qualified so your child is guaranteed the very best of Coaching .Proof of this is that our academy has been running since 2006 and over 100 kids attend every Saturday. The […]

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Mike O’Halloran: Munster Outclassed By Saracens

Mike O’Halloran: Munster Outclassed By Saracens

January 18, 2015 at 7:08 pm Comments are Disabled

  Our rugby writer, Mike O’Halloran, reports from London on Munster’s defeat to Saracens on Saturday Saracens 33 Munster 10 In my piece last week before the Munster team was selected, I said that Conor Murray would be a loss if he was unable to play and so it proved. […]

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At the Lixnaw GAA function were, from left: Sharon O'Keeffe, Ann McCarthy, Helena O'Keeffe, David Silles and John Buckley. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Lixnaw GAA Celebrates A Great Year At Ballyroe

January 18, 2015 at 11:44 am Comments are Disabled

  THERE was a great night of celebration in the Ballyyoe Heights Hotel last night as Lixnaw GAA club held its annual social. It’s been a great year for the club as they captured the Kerry Senior Hurling title back in October. The club faithful enjoyed a four course meal […]

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Kerry Feature Twice In Top 10 Most Watched Sports Events Of 2014

Kerry Feature Twice In Top 10 Most Watched Sports Events Of 2014

January 17, 2015 at 10:56 am Comments are Disabled

  TWO Kerry games feature in the top ten most watched sporting events of 2014 on RTE with one more just outside according to figures released this week by the national broadcaster. Kerry’s All-Ireland final win was the third most watched game in the country last year, behind Ireland’s Six Nations […]

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Action from the McGrath Cup semi-final between ITT and UCC. Photo by Dermot Crean.

UCC Firepower Too Hot To Handle For IT Tralee

January 17, 2015 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

McGrath Cup Semi Final, ITT IT Tralee 0-6 UCC 0-18 THE reigning Sigerson champs UCC cruised to victory at a sodden ITT pitch against a Tralee side who had precious little opportunity to do any real damage to the Leesiders who booked their place in the McGrath Cup Final. It’s […]

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Kerry Senior Stars To Be Absent From O’Rahilly’s v John Mitchels Semi-Final

Kerry Senior Stars To Be Absent From O’Rahilly’s v John Mitchels Semi-Final

January 16, 2015 at 4:18 pm Comments are Disabled

  Kerins O’Rahilly’s v John Mitchels, Town Championship semi-final, Strand Road, Sunday 12:30pm  IT may be the new year, but the 2014 season still rumbles on this weekend when Kerins O’Rahilly’s face John Mitchels in the Town Championship semi-final after playing out a dramatic draw in December. That matched finished 0-16 to […]

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The Mercy Mounthawk U19 A basketball team who were crowned south west champions on Monday when they beat Tralee CBS.

Mounthawk Make It Two In Three Years As They Capture South West Title

January 16, 2015 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

ON Monday, Mercy Mounthawk u19 A Basketball team captured their second  south-west under 19 A boys title in three years. They edged out local rivals CBS tralee on a score of 54 to 48. The game was played at a very high pace and standard and was close all the way […]

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O’Halloran’s Rugby: Can Munster Beat Saracens To Keep Cup Hopes Alive?

O’Halloran’s Rugby: Can Munster Beat Saracens To Keep Cup Hopes Alive?

January 15, 2015 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

Our rugby writer, Mike O’Halloran, says that despite Munster’s recent woes, all is not lost for Saturday’s Champions Cup game at Saracens… NEXT Saturday at 1pm, Munster Rugby will line out in the “plastic pitch” that is the home of Saracens RFC in London. By 3pm the Munster train to the […]

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Ultan Dillane Signs Two Year Contract With Connacht

Ultan Dillane Signs Two Year Contract With Connacht

January 14, 2015 at 4:33 pm Comments are Disabled

  AFTER a string of impressive performances, former Tralee Rugby Club player, Ultan Dillane, has secured a two year contract with Connacht Rugby. Following three years in the Connacht Academy, 21-year-old Ultan Dillane, made his professional debut this season and will now progress to a senior contract. French-born Dillane moved […]

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Tralee CBS And Colaiste na Sceilge Enjoyed The Snow Yesterday

Tralee CBS And Colaiste na Sceilge Enjoyed The Snow Yesterday

January 14, 2015 at 11:45 am Comments are Disabled

A FOOTBALL match between Tralee CBS and Colaiste na Sceilige had to be called off yesterday because of the snow. In a true act of good sportsmanship both sides made the most of the difficult conditions and somebody snapped the teams after the game was abandoned. They looked relieved. It’s amazing what a bit […]

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The roar of the Rockies goes up as another point goes over. Photo by Dermot Crean

Stacks To Bus Fans To Big Match In Portlaoise For €10 Return

January 13, 2015 at 6:23 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Rockies will be on the move in their droves again next month, as the club have announced details of transport for fans to the All-Ireland Club semi-final. For just €10 return, the black and amber brigade can travel from base in Connolly Park to Portlaoise on Sunday, February 15 (times to be confirmed […]

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‘Terrace Talk’ Programme Wins McNamee Award

‘Terrace Talk’ Programme Wins McNamee Award

January 13, 2015 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

HAVING reported last week on the announcement that Austin Stacks won a McNamee Award, it’s emerged it isn’t the only Kerry winner this year. Radio Kerry’s ‘Terrace Talk’ won the Best GAA Related Radio Programme. The particular edition of the programme that won the award was presented by Deirdre Walsh – filling […]

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Fenit Samphires Club News

Fenit Samphires Club News

January 13, 2015 at 3:10 pm Comments are Disabled

Seniors:  Inter Kenmare 0 Fenit Samphires 3 We kept up our winning streak with a trip to Kenmare last Sunday.  The first half was a close affair and we went in nil all at the break.  Ger McCarthy broke the deadlock for us and scored a brace on the day. […]

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After Kerry It’s Current Sigerson Champs UCC For ITT This Friday In McGrath Cup

After Kerry It’s Current Sigerson Champs UCC For ITT This Friday In McGrath Cup

January 13, 2015 at 1:01 pm Comments are Disabled

  IT TRALEE will host UCC for the McGrath Cup Semi-final this Friday at the ITT at 7.30pm. Both colleges recorded emphatic wins against inter-county sides in the opening round of the McGrath Cup. Tralee defeated Kerry by 4-12 to 0-16 while UCC eased past Limerick by 4-16 to 3-9. […]

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Michael Recalls Being There When James Scored THAT Goal

Michael Recalls Being There When James Scored THAT Goal

January 12, 2015 at 10:15 pm Comments are Disabled

WHILE there was disappointment all around Ireland that Stephanie Roche didn’t win the FIFA Goal Of The Year earlier this evening, one Tralee man consoled himself by recalling being there when the winning goal was scored. Michael Griffin tweeted a photo of himself at the game, behind the goals, when Colombia’s […]

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Players and fans celebrate after the Munster Final. Photo by Dermot Crean

Venue And Date Set For Austin Stacks All-Ireland Club Semi-Final

January 12, 2015 at 2:57 pm Comments are Disabled

THE date has been set for Austin Stacks AIB GAA Senior Club Championship semi-final next month and it looks like the GAA have granted Slaughtneil’s request to have the fixture moved to Sunday as one of the players in the Derry side has a family wedding. The Rockies will face Slaughtneil (Derry) in […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

January 12, 2015 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

RESULTS Sunday  11th January (Foursomes) 1.st James 0’Halloran. (5) 30pts Danny Leen 2.nd Jason James Daly.  (11) 27pts Patrick 0’Meara 3.rd Gerard Deegan.     (5) 27pts Tony 0’Halloran 80 Competitors WINTER RULES APPLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE TIMESHEETS OPEN 6pm TUESDAY BEFORE COMPETITION 13.th Jan- 18 Hole Tuesday Singles 17.th Jan- Casual Golf 18.th Jan- 14 […]

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