Girls Academy: Our U10s headed to Ballymac last Sunday morning (Sept 9th) and played 3 challenge games against the home side. Well done girls. Unfortunately our U8’s trip was cancelled at short notice so the team trained instead in Caherslee. This Sunday all our academy girls – U6, U8 & U10s will make a return trip to Abbeydorney. Players asked to be there for 9.45am with games starting at 10am (please note earlier starting time) – wear club colours & remember your gumshields. Book the date – U10 girls will participate in the annual Carmel O’Connor invitational tournament taking place in Na Gaeil on Saturday September 22nd.
Photo Austin Stacks & Ballymac U10 girls enjoying their mornings football last Sunday in Ballymac pitch
Ladies Club Annual Fundraising Cake Sale – takes place in Connolly Park on Sunday morning September 30th. We will also welcome the boys & girls of Killarney Legion to Connolly Park on this date which will also mark our final day of the season. So start gathering your ingredients & get baking.
U12 Girls: Training continues every Tuesday & Thursday. Thanks to those parents who volunteered for our bag pack in Tesco last Saturday. Money raised will go towards the team’s end of year trip – more information to follow.
U14 Girls: We had 2 good wins this week in the North Kerry league. Our B team overcame Dingle in their first round game in Div 4 last Sunday evening (Sept 9th) in Connolly Park while our Div 1 team headed to Ballymac last Wednesday (Sept 12th) and produced a very comprehensive win over the home side. Next up will be a Div 4 fixture away to Na Gaeil possibly this Monday night (Sept 17th) but fixture to be confirmed.
U14 girls & mentors celebrate after their win V Ballymac NK League Div 1 Wed Sept 12th, 2018.
U16 Girls: We were defeated by Abbeydorney 3-5 to 1-6 last Thursday evening September 6th in our opening game in this year’s North Kerry League. We are scheduled to play away to Finuge St Senans this Monday evening (Sept 17th) but keep on eye out for text to confirm. Training continues on Tuesday & Thursday evenings.
Minor Co. Championship Semi Final: St Kierans 3-11 Tralee 3-6. We had no less than 10 club players on the Tralee District Minor team panel who played the Castleisland district side St. Kieran’s last Tuesday (Sept 3rd) evening in Killeen. Stacks players: Mary Duggan, Sarah Hoare, Chloe Dillon, Katie Nagle, Aoife Dillane, Mollie O’Carroll, Dakota Carter O’Flynn, Rachel Ryan, Jasmine Ryle & Laura Devane. Very entertaining game – well done girls – scorers on the night Mollie O’Carroll (Stacks) 2-1, Megan Sheehy (na Gaeil) 0-3, Jadyn Lucey (na Gaeil) 1-1, & Aoife Dillane (Stacks) 0-1. St. Kierans will play Mid Kerry in the final.
1993 Kerry Team Remembered: The 1993 Kerry winning AI Ladies team will be remembered at this Sunday’s AI Ladies finals (Sept 16th) in Croke Park. Stacks had 3 players on that team no. 8 Marie Fitzgerald , No. 10 Marina Barry & no. 16 Aileen Mc Loughlin. Congratulations ladies and enjoy the day.