Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

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News Update:

Mid Kerry U15’s:

Well done to the Mid Kerry U15 side who got a great win 5-12 to 1-09 after traveling to play South Kerry in the U15 today in the County Championship this morning

Well done on a fantastic performance to the whole Mid Kerry Team and especially to our Milltown/Castlemaine players Dara Hogan, Cian O Brien, Tristan Jasinski  Damien O Connor, Liam O Dowd, Eoghan Bolger, Aaron Dinham and Gearoid Quirke and to our coaching officer Ian Twiss who is part of the management team.

Kerry Mental Health and Well-Being Fest:

A big thank you to everyone that was involved in the ‘Happy Hour Walking’ at our club last week to raise awareness for Kerry Mental Health and Well-Being Fest. Thank you sincerely to all who helped look after our walkers all week and to everyone who gave such delicious treats & home baking.

The week began on Saturday the 9th and with each night over the following 7 the crowds grew and grew. It was wonderful to see so many walkers around our clubs brand new Walking Track and to see people gathering to enjoy a chat afterwards in our social area. Throughout the week it was great to see old friends meeting up and people meeting for the first time from all over our community. Thank you to everyone who came and walked and again to everyone that helped out throughout the week.

Thank you also to our walkway sponsors Mid Kerry Veterinary Centre and our social corner sponsors Foleys Spar, Milltown.

Club Fixtures:

Further fixture to be updates as they are annouced:


16.00: U13 V Keel / Listry (A) Mid Kerry

(Stay tuned to our social media pages and Clubforce for any additions or changes to the above fixtures)

Coiste na nÓg News:


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This Week in the Coiste na nÓg:

Well done to our U10 Girls team who received medals on Thursday evening for their hard work and the fantastic skills they showed throughout the year. Well done to James Daly and his fantastic team of coaches for their hard work in coaching this talents group of girls throughout the year.

Well done to our U9 Boys who welcomed Listry on Thursday evening and both teams played some fantastic football showing the skills they had learned all year.

On Sunday afternoon our U13 side faced Beaufort in an enthralling encounter that had all the action, finally ending with a share of the spoils. The match was end to end and very exciting the final score Milltown/Castlemaine 4-08 v 2-14 Beaufort. Next up for the U13s Keel/Listry next Sunday.

U9 Blitz

And well done to the U9 Boys also for their wonderful performances on what was a fantastic day for the club at the U9 Blitz on Saturday. Our club had the pleasure to host five visiting teams, St Josephs Doors Barefield from Co Clare, Castlehaven from West Cork, Adare from Co Limerick and fellow Kerry sides Killcummin and Austin Stacks. The visiting teams along with our own fantastic U9 Teams produced a carnival of football showing the future of football in Munster is very bright indeed. A great deal of thanks must go to Paul Twiss, Liam Doherty and everyone who helped on the day. The main organiser of the event Paul Twiss knitted the event together superbly and Paul wanted to say a few words of thanks for everyone who helped out on the day.

On behalf of the Under 9 management team we would like to thank the following people. Without them the running of the blitz would not have been possible.

Thanks to Mike Murphy for the ground maintenance on the day.

To Paud Hogan & all the Stewards who organised the parking, thank you.

Thanks to the Killorglin Pipe band who paraded the teams onto the field and played the  national Anthem. It made it a very special occasion.

Thanks to all the referees who volunteered their time and expertise.

Thanks to Suzy Doherty for organising the lotto and those that helped her throughout the day.

Thanks  to Ann Hogan for running the shop and all the parents who helped run the socialation area for the day..

We would like to thank Almas & The Noble Grill for supplying all the kids food at the end.

Thanks to Helen in Griffin’s Bar  for supplying the Sandwiches for the parents.

Thanks to Oliver Kirwan for supplying the communications equipment.

A big thanks to all the teams that  came from near and far to the blitz, and to their managers and coaches who were so easy to work with in the weeks before the event….and on the day. To all the parents of milltown / castlemaine u 9 boys, thanks for doing the home baking for the  party.

A special thanks to all the coaches in preparing the kids,  and for all their hard work throughout the week leading up to the blitz and on the day.

Our apologies if we have forgotten anyone, there were so many that helped on the day, we thank you all…

In appreciation

Paul / Liam.

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The very best of luck to the Mid Kerry Minors and their management team who have been drawn to play St Kierans in the Minor County Championship next Saturday at 3pm after the Mid Kerry side topped their group. Best wishes to our club players Conor Spillane, Shane O Connor, Jack Teahan, Brendan Casey, Dara Hogan, Liam Roche, Ben Downes and Oisin Spring and to their coaches Cathal Moriarty and Mike Burke who are part of the management team.


A big thank you to the senior players for coming down to support our U9 players at their blitz on Saturday and also to the players who refereed the matches.

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