Category Archives: GAA

Strict enforcement sorts out match day chaos

GARDAI and stewards enforced a major clampdown on illegal and careless parking in the vicinity of Fitzgerald Stadium during a big match this afternoon following the gridlock chaos that led to several complaints the previous Sunday. This day last week highlighted the dangers on the road during a Kerry senior football championship double header… Continue Reading

Colm delighted to be honoured by his school

THE great Colm Cooper returned to his alma mater for a very special occasion when he presented the trophy and medals to the winners of a football tournament named in his honour. His former national school, Presentation Monastery, Killarney, has hosted the Colm Cooper Football Tournament for the past 10 years and, again, this year’s… Continue Reading

‘If I could roll back the years and do it all again, I would in a heartbeat’

KILLIAN Young said he and his team-mates with Kerry have created memories together that can never be taken away and they can only be understood by the players themselves. In an emotion-charged statement announcing his retirement from the inter-county scene, after 14 years of sterling service, he remarked: “It has been the best time of… Continue Reading

Star attackers point the way

DR Crokes and Killarney Legion both made light work of reaching the business end of this year’s Kerry Senior Football Championship with comfortable victories over divisional sides St Kierans and West Kerry at the weekend. Crokes had far too much firepower for the very defensive Saints and that was very much in evidence in the… Continue Reading