The summer championship season has begun. The Kerry hurlers began their Joe McDonagh campaign in Antrim but unfortunately results didn’t go their way. However, this young team will bounce back from defeat to face Westmeath in Mullingar on Saturday.
The Kerry Minors won their phase 2 Round 1 game against Cork on May 7th. Kerry now host Clare in the Electric Ireland Munster Minor Championship phase 2 round 3 game. The game is on in Austin Stack Park Tralee at 7pm. The Kerry Minor team to play Clare will be announced today (Wednesday) at 1pm on the Kerry GAA website. We are hoping to have a big home support in Tralee on Thursday night to get behind our Minors.
The U20s are busy preparing for their first game of the year. They are away to Cork on May 29th in the John Kerins Development League. Sean O’Leary, Kilcummin was ratified as the 2019 U20 Captain at the most recent County Committee meeting.
Peter Keane is in the midst of Munster Championship preparations at the moment as it is under two weeks to our opening Championship game! The Kerry GAA Supporters Club are taking coaches to Ennis on Saturday June 1st for the Munster semi-final against Clare and all seats must be booked by Thursday night May 30th. For booking contact Donal O’Leary, John King or Martin Leane. The Kerry team to play Clare will be announced on the Kerry GAA website on Friday, May 31st at 8pm.
We wish all of our Inter-County teams the best of luck in their respective competitions! The championship gear that all teams will be wearing is exclusively on sale in the Kerry GAA store, Killarney.