Category Archives: GAA

Changes at the top of the GAA in Kerry

FORMER East Kerry GAA PRO Áine Ní Shiulleabháin has been appointed to the important post of children’s officer with the Kerry County GAA Executive. The Glenflesk clubwoman was recommended and ratified for the position which is an appointed post and not subject to a contest. The East Kerry Board and Glenflesk GAA Club have led… Continue Reading

The day the minor footballers were the parish heroes

A LONE piper led the victory parade through the parish as the footballers of Gneeveguilla celebrated their brilliant Kerry Premier Junior Championship success with a hard-earned 0-12 to 0-9 victory over Skellig Rangers at Killarney’s Fitzgerald Stadium at the weekend. But it wasn’t the first big glory day for the football-made parish as 36 years… Continue Reading

Early swagger fades as Crokes are caught late

NOBODY told Dr Crokes there would be days like these but, sport, like life itself, can very frequently throw up the unexpected. Coasting for long periods in the first half, dominant in all sectors, particularly at midfield, and keeping their opponents not just scoreless but chance-less for over 17 minutes, everything was going according to… Continue Reading