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 19th at the club grounds. There was no jackpot winner on this occasion. The numbers drawn were 2, 10, 17 and the bonus ball was 4.

Lucky Dip winners were as follows:
€50 – Padraig O’Connell, Castleisland
€50 – Marian McCann, Glencar
€25 – Margaret O’Connor, Castlemaine
€25 – Orla Murphy, Kenmare
€25 – Evelyn Twiss, Milltown
€25 – Donal Dennehy, Firies

Our next club lotto draw is scheduled to take place on Monday, October 4th 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 Minor Football Championship: Round 1 Result, Training Schedule and Round 2 Fixture
Our Minor side (U-17s) fresh from their recent exploits in the Keane’s Supervalu County Minor Club Football Championship campaign were back in action on Saturday evening in the Mid Kerry Minor Football Championship when they travelled to Cromane to take on Glenbeigh/Glencar/Cromane. The team were down quite a number of players and despite putting in a good showing fell to a five point defeat on a score of 7-06 to 2-16.

The Minors will be training on Thursday evening at 6:30pm at the club grounds.

In Round 2 of the Mid Kerry Minor Football Championship on Monday, October 3rd Milltown/Castlemaine will host Beaufort at the Paddy Burke Memorial Park with a throw-in time of 6:15pm.

Garvey’s Supervalu County Senior Football Championship: Round 3 Result
Congratulations to the Mid Kerry Senior Football team and management especially our own club representatives in Pa Wren, Eanna O’Connor, Gavin Horan, Garry Murphy (Selector), Shane O’Sullivan (Strength and Conditioning) and Liam Doherty (Stats) who were involved in the panel that defeated Austin Stacks 1-15 to 1-07 on Sunday in Beaufort to make it three wins from three games in the competition after victories over West Kerry and Na Gaeil over the previous two weekends.

The draw for the Quarter-Finals was made on Monday evening with Mid Kerry drawn against Templenoe at 1:00pm on Sunday, September October 9th in Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney. Best wishes to the players and management involved.

U-9s: Challenge Match and Upcoming Blitz Information
Milltown/Castlemaine’s U-9 boys side welcomed Kilcummin to the Paddy Burke Memorial Park in Milltown on Sunday morning where three fifteen minute games took place. Well done to the players on both sides who gave a fantastic display of football throughout the games. Thanks to Kilcummin for travelling on the day.

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA will host an U-9/10 Boys Blitz on Sunday, October 2nd from 10:00am – 2:00pm at the Paddy Burke Memorial Park with the opening parade and national anthem starting at 10am sharp. Games will be 10 minutes straight and 11 a side.

U-11s: Mid Kerry Fixture
Our U-11 side will play their last game of the Mid Kerry League on Thursday, September 29th at the Paddy Burke Memorial Park. They will take on near neighbours Keel at 6:15pm.


Milltown/Castlemaine’s U-13 White team concluded their 2022 season this evening, Tuesday September 27th as they took on Keel/Listry in Listry at 6:00pm and they came away with a good win in challenging weather conditions.

A nice way to finish the season for a group who have shown massive improvements from game to game across the year owing to their sterling commitment levels. Well done to the management team also for their hard work with the group as a whole.

The Green side will take on Keel/Listry on Friday, September 30th at the Paddy Burke Memorial Park, Milltown with a throw-in time of 6:30pm.

GAA 4 All: Training
GAA 4 All training sessions will have their final training session of the 2022 season on Wednesday evening, September 28th from 5:45pm – 6:30pm at the club grounds.

U-8 Girls:

Milltown/Castlemaine’s U-8 Girls will have their weekly training session on Monday, October 3rd at 6:15pm at the club grounds.

The management team have organised a fun-filled mini-blitz on Saturday, October 8th at the Paddy Burke Memorial Park, Milltown from 11:00am – 12:30pm. Participating teams include Beaufort, Firies and Fossa.

U-10 Girls: Training and Mini-Blitz Report
Our U-10 Girls will continue their training schedule at the Paddy Burke Memorial Park, Milltown this Thursday evening, September 29th at 6:45pm.

Milltown/Castlemaine’s U-10 Girls team and management hosted a mini-blitz on Saturday morning at the Paddy Burke Memorial Park in Milltown. There were four visiting teams in the form of Keel, Listry, Beaufort and Laune Rangers so plenty of action packed entertainment was on show over the course of two hours. Special thanks to all the referees, coaches, shop assistants and car park stewards who assisted in the smooth running of the blitz.

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 (Final training session this week).
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 Training Tuesday evenings at 6:30pm.

U8 Girls Training on Monday evening, October 3rd at 6:15pm at the club grounds.
Born 2014 & 2015

U10 Girls Training on Thursday, September 29th 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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