Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

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Lotto: Sponsored by Almas Takeaway, Milltown

The fortnightly club lotto draw took place on Monday, September 5th at the club grounds. There was no jackpot winner on this occasion. The numbers drawn were 4, 16, 32 and the bonus ball was 13.

Lucky Dip winners were as follows:
€50 – Mike O’Sullivan, Callinfercy
€50 – Bridget Prendiville, Lispole
€25 – Shane Hayes, Milltown
€25 – Lorna Roche, Milltown
€25 – John Quirke, Castlemaine
€25 – Karen O’Connor, Keel

Our next club lotto draw is scheduled to take place on Monday, September 19th at 8:00pm in the Clubhouse where the jackpot will be €12,600.

Get your draw tickets or renew your yearly tickets online on Clubforce or get your tickets for the next draw from all the usual local outlets.

Mile búiochas do gach duine for playing Milltown/Castlemaine Clubs Fortnightly Fundraiser, the money raised is vital to the day to day running of our club and your support is sincerely appreciated.

Mid Kerry O’Sullivan Cup: Round 1 Result and Round 2 Fixture
Milltown/Castlemaine’s Senior ‘A’ side took on Cromane away from home in Round 1 of the Mid Kerry O’Sullivan Cup on Sunday morning and they returned with a convincing 4-12 to 0-07 victory.

In Round 2 on Sunday, September 18th Milltown/Castlemaine will welcome Laune Rangers to the Paddy Burke Memorial Park with a throw-in time of 11:00am due to Mid Kerry taking on Na Gaeil later on Sunday.

Garvey’s Supervalu County Senior Football Championship: Round 1 Result
Congratulations to the Mid Kerry Senior Football team and management especially our own club representatives in Pa Wren, Eanna O’Connor, Gavin Horan, David Roche and Garry Murphy (Selector) who were involved in the panel that defeated West Kerry 1-14 to 1-10 on Saturday evening in Austin Stack Park, Tralee.

In Round 2 next weekend, Mid Kerry will be away to Na Gaeil at 1:30pm on Sunday, September 18th. Venue is Killeen, Tralee. Best wishes to the players and management involved.

Molyneaux Cup: Shield Semi-Final Result

Milltown/Castlemaine’s Senior ‘B’ team travelled to Strand Road, Tralee last Friday in the Molyneaux Shield Semi-Final. The hosts came out of the blocks strong and had built up a commanding lead by the half-time interval, leading by 11 points. Our lads battled hard to reduce the deficit in the second half and they made some inroads by bringing the gap back to four points near the finish but time ran out and it was Kerins O’Rahillys who took the victory on this occasion.

Keane’s Supervalu County Minor Club Football Championship: Semi-Final Result and Final Fixture Update

Milltown/Castlemaine’s Minor side (U-17s) have advanced to the Keane’s Supervalu County Minor Football Championship Final after a very impressive victory against An Ghaeltacht on Sunday morning in Gallaras on a score of 0-12 to 0-09. They beat Firies away also in the opening game in this competition. Well done to the players and management.

They will now play Castleisland Desmonds on Saturday, September 17th at 3:00pm in Farranfore in the Minor Club Championship Final. Best wishes to the players and management involved and we would encourage all club members to get behind the lads!

Gaelic 4 Mothers and Others: End of Season Blitz
Milltown/Castlemaine’s Gaelic 4 Mothers and Others will conclude their 2022 season with a mini-blitz on Saturday, September 17th. They will host three other clubs in the form of Dingle, Ballymacelligott and Laune Rangers. All the action is scheduled to take place between 2:00pm-4:00pm at the Paddy Burke Memorial Park, Milltown. All support is welcome.

U-7s: Blitz Information
The Paddy Burke Memorial Park in Milltown will play host to a blitz on Saturday, September 17th as our U-7s will welcome Firies, John Mitchels and Killarney Legion for a morning of action packed football which is scheduled to begin at 11:00am.


Milltown/Castlemaine’s U-9 Boys team have had a busy past two weeks on the field of play.
On Friday evening, September 2nd they travelled to Churchill as part of a mini-blitz where they encountered plenty of rain and wind as they had two games against Churchill and Laune Rangers and last Tuesday, September 6th they were back on home soil at the Paddy Burke Memorial Park as they welcomed Firies for 3 fifteen minute matches.
Both sides produced some very entertaining football with plenty of skills on display. There are great improvements being made by this cohort of players on a weekly basis which is testament to the hard work of the players, the sterling efforts and dedication of management and the tremendous support being offered by the parents/guardians. Well done everyone.

The team will host Na Gaeil on Sunday, September 18th at 11:00am at the Paddy Burke Memorial Park for their next outing.

U-11s: Mid Kerry Fixture
Our U-11 side will take on Laune Rangers on Thursday, September 15th in the Paddy Burke Memorial Park, Milltown with a throw-in time of 6:30pm.

U-13s: Fixture

Milltown/Castlemaine’s U-13 Green and White sides are back in action this week as they welcome Beaufort to the Paddy Burke Memorial Park on Friday, September 16th with a throw-in time of 6:30pm.

U-15s: Central Region Division 2 Semi-Final Result and Training Schedule
Milltown/Castlemaine’s U-15 side were unfortunate to lose out to John Mitchels last week in the Central Region Division 2 Semi-Final.

In what was a thrilling end to end game of football played on sporting terms, it was the Tralee side who ran out two point winners in the end on a score of 2-18 to 3-13. Hard luck to the players and management on a great effort.

The team have training sessions scheduled for Wednesday and Friday evening this week at the club grounds.

GAA 4 All: Training
GAA 4 All training sessions will take place on Wednesday evening, September 14th from 5:45pm – 6:30pm at the club grounds.

U-8 Girls:

Milltown/Castlemaine’s U-8 Girls resumed training last night after taking last week off due to inclement weather. They will be training again next Monday, September 19th at the usual time of 6:15pm at the club grounds.

The management team are currently working on organising a mini-blitz for Saturday, October 8th. Further details to be confirmed closer to the time.

U-10 Girls:
Our U-10 Girls will continue their training schedule at the Paddy Burke Memorial Park, Milltown this Thursday evening, September 15th at 6:45pm.

Join your local club, one of the fastest growing clubs in the county:

GAA 4 All – Every Wednesday evening at 5:45pm at the Paddy Burke Memorial Park
MC MINIS – Every Saturday morning in the Paddy Burke Memorial Park at 9:30am.

Boys born 2017 and (2018 if accompanied by an adult)
Girls born 2016 & 2017 and (2018 if accompanied by an adult)

U7 Boys Training Tuesday evenings at 6:30pm.

Born 2015 & 2016

U9 Boys Challenge match vs Na Gaeil on Saturday, September 17th at 11:00am in Milltown.

U8 Girls Training on Monday evening, September 19th at 6:15pm at the club grounds.
Born 2014 & 2015

U10 Girls Training on Thursday, September 15th in Milltown at 6:45pm.
Born 2012 & 2013

Any queries:
MC Minis contact is Colin McKenna 0870687653
U7-U10 contact is Liam Doherty 0860413593
GAA 4 All contact is Gillian Twiss 0877678108
If you are new to the area and you wish to join an older group, contact Ian Twiss (0872521053). New players welcome to try out to see how much they enjoy it!


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