Hurling by Tommy O’Connor
The Kerry Senior hurlers resume their Allianz Hurling League Division 2A campaign on this Sunday, 18 February with an away trip to St. Conleth’s Park, Newbridge to play Kildare. The game throws in at 2.00p.m.
For travelling supporters, note that admission is just €10 with students & O.A.P. admission at €5.
Kildare have lost their two league games to date, going down to both Meath and Westmeath while Kerry have had a win over London before losing to Carlow.
The remaining league fixtures are: at home to Meath (12.30p.m.) on Sunday, 25 February – as part of a double bill with the senior footballers who play Galway - and the final round against Westmeath (away) on Sunday, 4 March. The top two teams after the league stages will contest the Final on Sunday, 11 March.
A Foundation Level Coaching Course for club coaches will take place on Saturday, 3rd March at St. Michael’s College, Listowel from 10.00a.m. to 5.00p.m. The tutors will be Giles O’Grady & Daniel O’Donoghue. For coaches dealing with players under 6 – 12 years.
County League Fixtures have been issued for the 2018 Credit Union Co. Senior Hurling Leagues.
Division 1 will get underway on the weekend of 18 March with the following matches:
Crotta O’Neill’s v Ballyheigue;
Abbeydorney v Ballyduff;
Lixnaw v Kilmoyley
St. Brendan’s v Causeway (first named at home).
Division 2 will commence on Wednesday, 30 May.
Tralee Parnell’s hurling Academy for children born from 2005 – 2013 continues on Tuesday next, 20th February from 6.00p.m. at Tralee Sports Complex.
As usual, equipment is available to borrow and all boys and girls are welcome. Further details on the Tralee Parnell’s website.
The St. Brendan's Hurling Club Annual Convention will take place on this Friday, 16th February at 8.00p.m. at Ardfert N.S.