Cake Sale: Reminder the annual Austin Stacks club ‘Bring & Buy’ cake sale takes place this Sunday Oct 13th in Connolly Park from 11am to 12pm. The sale will of course coincide with the annual visit of Killarney Legion boys & girls (U6, 8s & 10s) to Connolly Park for some challenge matches. So please everybody do come down to Connolly Park this Sunday to support us, treat yourself to something nice while watching our youngest club Stars in action. Teas & Coffee’s served.
Girls Academy: Last Saturday our U10 girls took part in the Go Games Blitz hosted by Na Gaeil GAA club. It was a lovely afternoon, thanks everyone at Na Gaeil & our girls acquitted themselves very well in all games. Our U8s played very well against Ballymac in Connolly Park in a challenge game last Sunday morning. Well done girls. While our U6s were presented with their End of Year medals after their training last Sunday morning. Thanks to senior ladies captain Caoimhe Barry Walsh for doing the honours afterwards they headed off to Mc Donalds as an end of season treat. Sincere thanks to Diarmuid, Dan & Myrna who have looked after this group during the 2019 season, they have been fantastic with the girls. Next up for our U6, U8 & U10 girls will be a challenge match V Legion this Sunday in Connolly Park at 11am – reminder re Cake sale – see details above.
End of Year Trip 10s & 8s: Mark the date in your diary – Saturday October 19th (note change) – To mark the end of the U8 & U10 girls season both teams will travel by bus to Firies for a challenge game arriving at 10.30am, presentation of their end of year medals after the game and returning via Mc Donalds.
U12 Girls: Our game V Churchill has been pushed back to Mon October 14th. The Kerry U12 Development sessions take place every Saturday morning in Ballyrickard from 9.45 a.m. to 11.00 a.m. It is open to all girls born in 2007 ONLY and each player is asked to bring €3 to cover costs. All Austin Stacks girls born in 2007 are encouraged to attend.
Last Thursday night the girls picked up their new half zip training tops and posed for photo with Austin Stacks Ladies Club main sponsor Terry Healy of Terry’s Butchers Tralee –
U14 Girls: North Kerry League Div 3 Shield Final V Beale/Ballyduff goes ahead at 5pm this Saturday Oct 12th (away). In NK Div 1 League we were defeated by Kerins O’Rahillys in the play-off match last Tuesday (Oct 1st). KOR now go forward to play Abbeydorney in the Shield Final. The losers from the Shield final will play us in the Plate Final.
Well done to the Tralee District side who defeated St. Kierans in the U13 North Kerry blitz last Saturday at John Mitchels – Stacks players involved Lucy O’Donnell, Colleen Sayers, Deirdre Quigley, Lily Collins, Hannah Mai Lucey & Saoirse Moriarty.
U16 Girls: North Kerry League Div 1 – We were defeated in the final round of the league by Abbeydorney last night (Thurs Oct 10th) we now await other results to see where we will finish in the overall table.
Senior Ladies: We are due to play Kilcummin in the Mary Jo Curran Cup final next weekend Oct 19th/20th. There are 3 North Kerry League fixtures still outstanding – Currow, Abbeydorney & Na Gaeil so keep an eye on website for confirmation of any of these games.
Scór – Applications now invited for Scór na nÓg (secondary school students , U17 on Jan 1st 2020) & Scór Sinsear – performers in Solo Singing, Novelty Act/Comedy, Recitation and instrumental invited. Our Club Scór instructor is Tim Landers. To apply text your name to Club Secretary, Elma Nix, on 086 1053300. Applications from U17s must be received from a parent or guardian.