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Austin Stacks GAA Club News

January 15, 2018 at 3:03 pm 0 comments

CLUB AGM: There was a good attendance yesterday (14th Jan) at the Club’s Annual General Meeting where all of the current Executive Committee members were re-elected for the coming season. Wide-ranging reports by Liam Lynch (Chairman), Elma Nix (Secretary) and Michael Kenny (Treasurer) were presented to the meeting followed by general discussions […]

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January 8, 2018 at 4:16 pm Comments are Disabled

DEATH OF BRENDAN BREEN: All in the Club were saddened to learn of the death of Brendan Breen last week. Brendan was one of the great team mentors, especially at Juvenile level, during the eighties and nineties. His sons Declan, Enda and Ger played with the Club and today Brendan’s grand […]

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January 2, 2018 at 2:41 pm Comments are Disabled

NEW YEAR’S GREETINGS: We wish all our members, supporters and readers of these Notes, at home and abroad, a very happy, peaceful and healthy New Year. Mar a deireann an sean-fhocal – go mbeirimíd beó ag an am seo arís. CENTENARY BOOK: A reminder that our Centenary Book is available to buy from the […]

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December 27, 2017 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

YEAR OF CELEBRATION AND NOSTALGIA: Like every year 2017 was no different to any other with a lot of celebrations but with some sadness and nostalgia as well. We have already referenced our celebrations during our centenary year here in the Notes and of course at the various celebratory events throughout […]

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The team behind 'A Centenary History of Austin Stacks GAA Club' at its launch in the clubhouse at Connolly Park on Friday night. From left; Tadhg McMahon, Martin Collins, Eddie Barrett, Seamus Smith, Billy Ryle, Adrienne McLoughlin and Tim Slattery. Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

December 18, 2017 at 4:18 pm Comments are Disabled

CHRISTMAS GREETING: On behalf of everyone in the Rock Club we wish all our members, supporters and readers of these Notes a very happy Christmas. CENTENARY BOOK LAUNCH: Our thanks to Club Secretary, Elma Nix for the following report on the Book launch – ‘Young & old club members & friends gathered […]

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December 11, 2017 at 5:27 pm Comments are Disabled

THE CENTENARY BOOK: Club Secretary, Elma Nix informs us that the Austin Stacks Centenary 1917-2017 Book will be hitting the shelves shortly . . . a must for every Black n’Amber Stocking! The Official Launch will be held in the Stacks Club House at 8pm on Friday next (Dec 15th). A4 size, […]

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December 4, 2017 at 6:11 pm Comments are Disabled

1977 REUNION: There was a very special occasion of nostalgia and fun in the Clubhouse last Saturday night (Dec 2nd) to mark the famous All Ireland Club Championship winning team of 1977. Tim Moynihan (Radio Kerry’s Terrace Talk Presenter) did a brilliant job of introducing and interviewing the players of that era […]

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November 27, 2017 at 4:56 pm Comments are Disabled

1977 REUNION: “The Stacks are Back, The Stacks are Back, Let the Railway End go Barmy, Hill 16 has never seen the Likes of Joe Joe’s Army’ – so sang the Rockie supporters 40 years ago and this Saturday night (Dec 2nd) in the Stacks Club that famous All Ireland Club Championship winning […]

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November 20, 2017 at 5:41 pm Comments are Disabled

CHURCH GATE COLLECTION: Our Annual Church gate collection takes place on this coming weekend (Nov 25/26th). If anyone is still free to volunteer 20 minutes of their time to help us out on either the Saturday night or at any of the Sunday Masses it would be greatly appreciated. Please contact Club Secretary, Elma Nix on 086 1053300. […]

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Austin Stacks GAA Club News

November 14, 2017 at 5:14 pm Comments are Disabled

SCÓR NA nÓG: (i) Good luck to our club members who’ll be participating in the Kerry county finals of Scór na nÓg on Saturday next (18th). The competitions will take place at The Racecourse, Killarney, and the ‘off’ will be at 5pm. Best of luck to our girls! Go n-éirí go geal leo! Our solo singer is Ella […]

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November 13, 2017 at 5:46 pm Comments are Disabled

STACKS 100: If you haven’t dipped into Rory Kirby’s www.stacks100.ie in a while, we encourage you to do so.  The collection is now extensive and will provide hours of entertainment to all Rockies young and old featuring videos, match footage, podcast interviews etc. Check it out. CHURCH GATE COLLECTION: The Austin Stacks Annual Church gate […]

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Austin Stacks GAA Club News

November 6, 2017 at 5:27 pm Comments are Disabled

CHURCH GATE COLLECTION: The Austin Stacks Annual Church gate collection takes place on the weekend of Nov 25/26th. If anyone is free to volunteer 20 minutes of their time to  help us out on either the Saturday night or at any of the Sunday Masses it would be greatly appreciated. Please contact Club Secretary, Elma Nix on […]

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Anthony O'Keeffe, David Charles, Jimmy Charles and Mike Counihan at the Austin Stacks All-Ireland Minor Winners Celebration Night in the clubhouse on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

October 30, 2017 at 3:11 pm Comments are Disabled

MASS FOR DECEASED MEMBERS: The November Mass for Deceased Members takes place on next Saturday evening (4th Nov) in Our Lady & St. Brendan’s Church at 6.30pm. MINOR FOOTBALL: The function to honour past and present Club players who have won All Ireland Minor medals with Kerry, since the first of their 15 […]

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October 24, 2017 at 8:48 pm Comments are Disabled

MINOR FOOTBALL: As we outlined in last week’s Notes our MF committee, spearheaded by Mike Casey and Eamonn O’Reilly, are holding a function in the Clubhouse on this Friday night (27th Oct) at 8pm to honour past and present Club players who have won All Ireland Minor medals with Kerry since the […]

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Pat Joe McQuinn, Anne Hoare, Louise Laide and Denis O'Regan at the Austin Stacks GAA Club Centenary Gala Dinner at The Rose Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

October 16, 2017 at 11:55 am Comments are Disabled

  CENTENARY GALA DINNER: To celebrate Austin Stacks Hurling and Football Club’s centenary year, a Gala Dinner was held on Saturday last,14th October at The Rose Hotel, Tralee. The night kicked off with a champagne reception followed by dinner.  During the meal, guests were entertained by video interviews and photos of […]

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October 9, 2017 at 6:14 pm Comments are Disabled

DEATH OF COLM HARTY: He was the Club’s oldest former player, having celebrated his 100th birthday just eleven weeks ago (on 22ndJuly). Colm Harty was born in the year that the Club was founded and he passed away peacefully at his home in Dublin yesterday afternoon (8th Oct). He was just 17 years […]

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October 2, 2017 at 5:10 pm Comments are Disabled

CONGRATULATIONS: to our Lady Footballers on their brilliant win in the first round (quarter final) of the Munster Intermediate Championship in Kilrush yesterday. A last minute goal by Mollie O’Carroll secured the one point win over Burren Gaels by 3-6 (15) to 2-8 (14). See Ladies Notes for full Report. CENTENARY […]

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Austin Stacks GAA Club News

September 25, 2017 at 5:58 pm Comments are Disabled

LADIES CELEBRATION: Forty years ago our Senior Lady Footballers won the first of their five Co. Championships when they overcame Castleisland Desmonds in the final in Connolly Park. To mark that historic occasion they are holding a celebration in the Clubhouse on this Saturday night (30th Sept). CENTENARY GALA DINNER: To celebrate […]

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September 18, 2017 at 3:57 pm Comments are Disabled

MINOR FOOTBALL: Well done to the Kerry Minors, including our own Dylan Casey, Ciarán O’Reilly and Michael Slattery, on their brilliant win against Derry in Croke Park yesterday (6-17 to 1-8). What a splendid game and what a performance by team captain David Clifford from Fossa and East Kerry, scoring 4-4, […]

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September 11, 2017 at 6:00 pm Comments are Disabled

STRICTLY COME DANCING: The Austin Stacks Club would like to thank all those who supported the very successful Strictly Come Dancing that took place recently, especially all those who supported  the dancers through main sponsorship and advertising. We would also like to thank all the volunteers who helped out on the night. […]

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September 4, 2017 at 6:13 pm Comments are Disabled

THE LATE JOHNNY CARROLL: There was shock and sadness in the local community and beyond on last Tuesday afternoon (29th Aug) when news filtered through of the tragic death, in a road  accident, of Johnny Carroll. The Doon man  was one of the great Kerry and Austin Stacks supporters down the years, […]

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PHOTOS: A Year To Remember For The Young Rockies

PHOTOS: A Year To Remember For The Young Rockies

August 30, 2017 at 2:09 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Austin Stacks juvenile teams are on a high of late with numerous titles won over the past few months. With this being the centenary year of the club, they decided to mark the success by gathering in the clubhouse on Tuesday night to capture the teams for posterity. The […]

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The contestants in the Austin Stacks Strictly Come Dancing on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

August 28, 2017 at 3:08 pm Comments are Disabled

  STRICTLY COME DANCING: Lights, Camera, Action…Austin Stacks 7th production of Strictly Come Dancing – Dancing through the Decades – was a resounding success, with 1400 patrons attending the Festival Dome on Saturday 26th August. Very popular winners on the night were Norma O’Connor (representing Kirby’s Brogue Inn)  and Kevin Cotter […]

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August 21, 2017 at 5:36 pm Comments are Disabled

STRICTLY COME DANCING: It’s just a few days away now – the Austin Stacks GAA ‘Dancing Through the Decades’ night-out which takes place in the Festival Dome on this Saturday (Aug 26th)  – and we are still asking all members, senior players, friends of the club, juvenile parents to please support our annual […]

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The couples taking part in this year's Austin Stacks 'Strictly Come Dancing'. Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

August 14, 2017 at 4:39 pm Comments are Disabled

CENTENARY MASS: Over 200 people attended the Centenary Mass at the Austin Stacks Club on last Tuesday, August 8th. The members were honoured that  Bishop Ray Browne concelebrated the Mass with Fr Pádraig Walsh, Fr Seán Hanafin, Fr Kieran O’Brien and Fr Niall Geaney. Music was provided by Martina Ryan and […]

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August 7, 2017 at 12:45 pm Comments are Disabled

STRICTLY COME DANCING: Austin Stacks GAA present ‘Dancing Through the Decades’ in the’ Festival Dome on Sat Aug 26th – and are asking all members, senior players, friends of the club, juvenile parents to please support our annual fundraiser by purchasing at least 1 ticket. Cost €20. Even if not attending yourself […]

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Kieran Donaghy looks to the stands after scoring his goal.  Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

July 31, 2017 at 5:59 pm Comments are Disabled

CONGRATULATIONS: to our Lady Footballers on their splendid win in the Co. Intermediate Championship Final at the weekend. And what can one say about Marina Barry Walsh, still winning medals and now playing alongside her daughter Caoimhe. And Marina contributed three points to our 1-14 total in that final on Saturday […]

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July 24, 2017 at 4:18 pm Comments are Disabled

  JOBSMATCH 2017: Summer, Part Time & Full Time Employment Opportunities With huge success for the last 2 years we are now taking CV’s for Summer, part time and full time employment.  Please consider this golden opportunity where you will receive all the tools to update your CV and direct help […]

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July 17, 2017 at 3:55 pm Comments are Disabled

  BIRTHDAY GREETINGS: When Sister Jessica Doyle (former Club Camogie player) passed away last January, just one month short of her 105th birthday, then Colm Harty became the Club’s oldest living former player. Colm won a SF Co. Championship medal with the Rock in 1936. He was just 17 years old when […]

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Austin Stacks GAA Club News

July 10, 2017 at 6:01 pm Comments are Disabled

  FUN RUN: Our Senior Men’s team organised a 5K fun run/walk/Jog yesterday morning in Connolly Park.  The event was arranged to fund raise & support the Irish Power Chair team who are playing in the FIFA World Cup in Orlando. Our Senior Team Manager, Pat Flanagan, and his son Patrick are currently representing Ireland at the games. […]

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