Hurling by Tommy O’Connor
Following consultation with the 4 clubs involved, the Round 3 fixtures in the Garvey’s SuperValu Co. Senior Hurling Championship [Corn Neilus Ó Floinn] have been revised in order to facilitate viewing of the All-Ireland hurling semi-finals this weekend. They will now be played as follows: Saturday, 28 July at 7.30p.m. Crotta v Kilmoyley; Sunday, 29 July at 1.00p.m. St. Brendan's v Lixnaw. Both games at Austin Stack Park. Both Ballyduff and Causeway are already through to the semi-finals, to be played on the weekend of 11 August.
Kerry qualified for the Final of the All-Ireland Under 21 B Championship [Ritchie McElligott Cup] with a facile 4 - 26 to 0 - 8 win over Sligo at Ballinasloe last Sunday. Kerry will now play Derry in the decider on the weekend of 4 August. Fixture details at www.gaa.ie
Co. Intermediate Hurling Championship
Quarter final results - Kilmoyley 1 - 13 Lixnaw 0 - 14; Kilgarvan 2 - 15 Lady’s Walk 0 - 8; Dr. Crokes 2 - 18 Kenmare 0 - 11; Causeway 3 - 18 St. Brendan’s 1 - 8. The semi-finals go ahead on this Wednesday, 25 July, 7.00p.m. - Kilmoyley v Kilgarvan at Lewis Road; Dr. Crokes v Causeway [check with clubs for details].
Co. Minor Hurling League
Results: St. Brendan's 2 - 12 Ballyduff 2 - 8; Ballyheigue/Causeway 2 - 18 Abbeydorney 1 - 10; Tralee Parnell's 3 - 12 Ballyduff 0 - 9; St. Brendan's 4 - 24 Lixnaw 1 - 7. The Ballyheigue/Causeway v Kenmare/Kilgarvan game did not go ahead.
Hurling Cúl Camps 2018
The 2018 Kellogg’s GAA Cúl Camps for Hurling in Kerry continue next week, from Monday, 30 July until Friday, 3 August at Causeway. Children may register on the first morning of each Camp. Following on successive weeks are Crotta O’Neill’s – Dromakee (6 - 10 August) and Kilmoyley & Tralee Parnell’s - Caherslee (13 - 17 August). The cost is €60 per child with reductions for additional members of families. Open to primary school children, boys and girls between 6 and 13 years of age. Monday’s to Friday’s, 10.00a.m. – 2.30p.m. daily. Further details at www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie
Co. Under 16 Hurling Championship Plate quarter final results: Lixnaw 5 - 7 Tralee Parnell's 3 - 11 ; South Kerry 8 - 8 Kilmoyley 1 - 8. The semi-finals are scheduled to go ahead this weekend.
The Cup semi-finals are fixed for this Friday, 27 July - Ballyduff v Kenmare/Kilgarvan and Ballyheigue v Abbeydorney. Check with clubs for all fixture details.
North Kerry update
North Kerry Under 14 B championship Final result: Abbeydorney 4 - 10 St. Brendan’s 4 - 8. Abbeydorney captain was Peter Hinchcliffe while Jack Hannon won the Player of the Match Award. The Ballyheigue and Ballyduff Under 14 A Championship Final is fixed for Sunday, 5 August.
North Kerry Under 15 Hurling Championship, Round 1 result - St. Brendan’s 4 - 19 Lixnaw 0 - 5. Round 2 on Sunday week, 29 July.
The North Kerry Under 13 'A' and ‘B’ Championships will continue on Tuesday next, 31 July. ‘A’ fixtures – Kilmoyley v Ballyduff ; St. Brendan’s v Crotta. ‘B’ fixtures - Ballyheigue v Lixnaw; Tralee Parnell’s v Causeway; Abbeydorney; bye. First named team at home; games at 6.30p.m. with further rounds each Tuesday.
The North Kerry Under 12 Blitz competitions take place at Lixnaw and Ballyheigue on this Saturday, 28 July, commencing at 10.30a.m. at each venue. Check the North Kerry Hurling Board Facebook page for details.