Kerry open their new inter county senior hurling season on this Friday, 20 December when they play Cork in the Co-Op Superstores Munster Senior Hurling League. Venue is Páirc Uí Rinn where there will be a 7.30p.m. throw in. Round 2 will be at home to Waterford on Sunday, 5 January, 2.30p.m.
The Allianz Hurling League will commence with an away game against Mayo, in Castlebar on Saturday, 25 January.
In the Munster Post Primary Schools G.A.A. Under 19 E Hurling Semi-Final played on Thursday last, Mercy Mounthawk had a 2 - 13 to 1 - 11 win over Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí. Mercy Mounthawk will meet Tralee C.B.S. in the Final on this Thursday, 19 December at Austin Stack Park, 6.30p.m.
Meanwhile, in the Under 19 B competition, Causeway Comprehensive School defeated Ballincollig Community School by 4 - 9 to 1 - 5. Well done to all involved, in particular to the teachers and school managers who facilitate hurling in the various schools.
Munster GAA in conjunction with the GAA Central Council has announced details of the 2019 Development Grant Scheme, which has provided €1.3m in funding for Club and School capital development projects across the Munster. Kerry hurling clubs to benefit include Ballyduff [for their wall ball], Lixnaw [for field development] and Kilgarvan. They were presented at Co. Convention by Ger McCarthy, Kerry Munster Council delegate.
Causeway Hurling Club has brought out a souvenir calendar to commemorate their 2019 Co. SHC success. It is available locally at just €10.
The Kerry Camogie Christmas Draw will take place at The Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee on this Friday, 20 December, at 9.00p.m. and the Kerry & Clanmaurice 2019 Victory Social will take place at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Sunday, 29 December.
Guím beannachtaí na Nollag dár imreoirí, oifigigh áirithe agus lucht tacaíochta uilig agus ath-bhlian fé mhaise oraibh go léir.