Category Archives: Sport

Captain Cassandra has double cause to celebrate

SPA ladies gave won the coveted Junior A Championship title despite tough competition from Milltown/Listry in sunny Castleisland. This win was a great team effort with goalkeeper, Linda Bruggener, pulling off some great saves. The backline of Sinead Cronin, Kate Maher, Mairead Bennett and Elizabeth Stack were superb whileLoretta Maher controlled the centre of the… Continue Reading

Mayor’s good wishes for cup journey

ST Mary’s Basketball Club in Castleisland will certainly look the part when its talented under 18 squad travels to Dublin in November for the first round of the National Cup. The club was one of the beneficiaries of Kerry County Council’s Community Support Fund and the generous donation will be used to purchase new gear… Continue Reading

Double delight for the Lakers

A GREAT start to the second for Killarney Scott’s Lakers just keeps on getting better as they followed up wins in their first two outings of the season with two back-t-o-back victories at the weekend. They just pipped UL Eagle sat Killarney Sports and Leisure Centre this afternoon, clinching it 77-73 in a dramatic climax… Continue Reading

East Kerry are crowned minor champs

THE East Kerry minors pointed the way for the district’s senior side with a super triumph in the County Minor Football Championship final in Austin Stack Park, Tralee this afternoon. They registered a 1-19 to 0-9 victory over a spirited St Kieran’s side to clinch the silverware and now they will be hoping that David Clifford… Continue Reading

Stadium bosses know the score

THE number’s up for the dodgy scoreboard in Killarney’s Fitzgerald Stadium. The error-prone digital device – which has caused consternation and amusement in equal measure – has been the butt of supporters’ gags for far too long. Regularly getting the scoreline wrong – spectacularly so on many occasions – it has become a running joke for… Continue Reading