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Club Notes 27/2/23

February 28, 2023 224 Views

The Senior Men bounced back from the Kilcummin defeat with a three point win over Kenmare at a windy Fr Breen Park. Playing with the elements in the first they lead 0-8 to 0-2 at half time. As expected the hosts came back into the game in the second half but they were kept at arm's length . Final Score Kenmare Shamrocks 0-10 Killarney Legion 0-13
Team.. Brian Kelly, Podge O'Connor, Danny Sheahan, Rob Leen , Peter O Sullivan, Darragh O Doherty, Kieran O Donoghue, Jamie O Sullivan, Darragh Lyne, Denis Sheahan, Jonathan Lyne, Finbarr Murphy, Ryan O Grady, James O Donoghue, Thomas Moriarty.. Subs.. Alan Moriarty,Billy McGuire,  Luke O Donoghue, Cian Sheahan, Callum O Grady, Callum O Donoghue, Alex O Callaghan, Tom Cronin, Brian O Sullivan. 
Gneeveguilla will be the visitors to Direen this Friday night March 3rd at 8pm for the final round of the East Kerry Superleague.

Our U17 boys are competing in Division 1 of the Minor County League and they had their first outing last Sunday evening. Keel/ Listry were the opponents and the game finished in a draw on a 4-5 to 2-11 scoreline. They will also face Kenmare Shamrocks, Laune Rangers, Austin Stacks and An Ghaeltacht in the weeks ahead.

The Killarney Legion GAA Club Academy Academy commences this Saturday March 4th and runs every Saturday morning from March through to October. It is open to all children, both boys and girls,  aged from 4 to 11 years old who can  learn the fundamental skills of Gaelic football in a safe and fun environment. It is only a short walk from Ballydribeen so why not call down and see if you like it. For more details contact Liam at 0876373461

The form of sprinter Sarah Leahy continued on its upward curve when she captured her first National title in the Indoor Senior Championships in Abbotstown. Not content with gaining the title she also ran the fourth fastest time in the all time indoor records. Mike and Marie are no doubt proud parents.

Commiserations to St Brendans whose quest for Hogan Cup glory was halted by Summerhill at the semi final stage in Tuam last Saturday. The aforementioned Mike Leahy was a selector with the famed nursery who can still point at another Corn Ui Mhuiri title.

Our Senior Ladies are busy preparing for the year ahead , hosting Laune Rangers at the weekend in a challenge game in Direen. They will also be playing Austin Stacks this weekend as they step things up.

Ali Bowler , Lauren Carey, Andrea Murphy and Keri Ann Hanrahan were all involved with their respective Ladies teams at the weekend . Keri Ann and the Senior Ladies have now qualified for the Lidl National League Division 1 final, which will be played in Croke Park on Saturday April 15th. At this moment their likely opponents are Galway but with two rounds to go that may well change.

LOTTOMonday February 20th Results
Numbers 1,14,19,25 bonus 21 Match 3s/Lucky Dips
1.Donal OLeary online 
2. Ann & Kevin McCann online, 
3. Michael Sullivan Clydine, Kilcummin
4. Alan O Connor c/o Speakeasy 
5. Noel Wade Woodlawn Park

Lotto 27/2/2
5, 12, 13, 16
Bonus 25
No winner
Match 3 & lucky dips
Gene Ferris, online
Olivia Walsh, Loreto Road
Enda O'Mara, 37 High St.
Dermot O'Connor, 47 O'Kellys Villas
Adam Kissane, c/o Nora Kissane