Category Archives: Sport

Eamonn Fitz the bill until 2020

SPECULATION continues regarding additions to Eamonn Fitzmaurice’s backroom team for the coming season. The outgoing manager has been appointed for a further two-year term but it is understood that extra personnel will be added to his team on the sideline. The two-year extension to Fitzmaurice’s contract was enthusiastically endorsed at a meeting of the County… Continue Reading

Under 14 girls are crowned champions

Kilcummin News Submitted by John Moriarty Well done to the Kilcummin under 14 girls who won their division of the East Kerry Championship by beating a gallant Glenflesk team in the final with a score of 6-4 to 3-4. The final was an excellent game of football played in ideal condition in Kilcummin. The win… Continue Reading

Colm books in for long signing session

SHOWING the same kind of patience he exhibited while waiting for a killer ball to be delivered as he lurked in front the opposition goalmouth, Colm Cooper spent over two hours this afternoon signing copies of his excellent autobiography, Gooch, for hundreds of supporters in Killarney. The legendary GAA personality was a massive attraction at… Continue Reading

Lakers sink in local derby

THE Jekyll and Hyde form of Scott’s Lakers continued last night when they fell to a sharper Keane’s Killorglin, 75-64, in an engaging local derby at Killarney Sports Centre. It was the game everybody was looking forward to – the venue was packed to capacity – and both sides did their best to keep their supporters… Continue Reading

East Kerry still the Minor kingpins

DAVID Clifford showed his class and finished the game with six points to his credit but, for once, he played a supporting role as it was two-goal star Ian Roche that deserved headlines after an engaging Kerry Minor Football Championship final at Austin Stack Park, Tralee this Saturday afternoon. Roche, an opportunist corner forward from… Continue Reading