Category Archives: GAA

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

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

Dapper Minors step into the spotlight

NOT only did Kerry’s Minor footballers pick up the bulk of the awards up for grabs at the Electric Ireland All-Stars gala ceremony in Croke Park at the weekend, they also emerged triumphant in the style stakes. Eight of the star-studded team that made history when they clinched four-in-a-row All-Ireland titles were named on the… Continue Reading