Category Archives: GAA

When East meets Mid to be Kings of Kerry

AND after all that, the stage is set for a glamour Kerry Senior Football Championship district board showdown between star-studded reigning champions East Kerry and a gritty, never-say-die Mid Kerry outfit. Before, unavoidably, a near deserted Austin Stack Park in Tralee last night, championship specialists Dr Crokes and Mid Kerry served up a truly sensational… Continue Reading

Hometown honour proposed for GAA legend

A PROPOSAL to dedicate a roundabout to the late great Weeshie Fogarty in his native town has been brought before Killarney Municipal District Council, can confirm. And, fittingly, the preferred location is directly adjacent to Fitzgerald Stadium, in the shadow of the O’Sullivan Stand, which was a landmark so familiar to him. Weeshie’s friends,… Continue Reading

Supporters voice support for Kerry GAA response

THE Kerry GAA’s public relations officer has said it is upsetting that people are blaming county boards and PROs for technical issues that have emerged during some the live-streaming of games being shown during the Covid-19 restrictions. Following several online complaints from supporters over breaks in service, poor picture quality and loss of commentary in… Continue Reading

New tug-of-war possible over Kerry GAA museum

KILLARNEY’S long-standing plans for the development of a Kerry GAA museum at Fitzgerald Stadium could meet renewed opposition from neighbouring Tralee where new proposals are being put forward to consider a museum of its own. At a scheduled meeting next Monday, Cllr Jim Finucane will ask Tralee Municipal District Council officials to prepare plans for… Continue Reading