The Park hit Listowel Celtic for six
Munster Youths Cup
Munster Youths Cup
UMBRO FAI JUNIOR CUP Ballingarry 1 St Brendan's Park 2 THE Park travelled to West Limerick and came home with smiles as broad as Tralee Bay after defeating Ballingarry in dramatic circumstances.
FAI UMBRO YOUTHS
UMBRO FAI JUNIOR CUP Classic FC 1 Rathkeale 4 DESPITE taking the lead after half an hour Classic FC found Desmond League Premier side Rathkeale too hot to contend with at Mounthawk Park on Sunday and had to succumb to their greater power and exit from the competition.
KERRY play their second game in their group in the Oscar Traynor Cup this Thursday when they host The Defence Forces at Mounthawk Park.
THE Park make the long trek to the sunny south east next Sunday when they play Tramore AFC in the Keane's Jewellers Champions League semi-final. This is a formidable challenge for the Tralee side against one of the best junior soccer sides in the country.
KERRY SCHOOLGIRLS UNDER 14 THE Kerry Schoolgirls League kicked off with the Under 14 Premier games, while this coming week it will be the U12s and U-17s. If clubs have not entered their teams at this stage they must do so right away.
Under 13 KINGDOM Boys join The Park and Killarney Celtic in Round 3 of the National Cup thanks to their 5-2 win at home to Corbally.
IN Group 1 Kingdom Boys just got the better of Killarney Celtic while Listowel Celtic A and Park A ended in a draw as did Killarney Athletic and Killorglin.
TITLE chasing Castlemaine came a cropper on Sunday when they went down to Killarney Athletic B. Athletic went 2-0 ahead with goals from Marcin Browzy and Pedro Martins.
BOTH sides were without key players for this game and it was a rather poor affair with far too much hit and miss and little in the way of quality football but to be fair they had to play in testing underfoot conditions in Castleisland.
A GOAL in each half was enough for the home side to advance to next round; Paudie Clifford covered a lot of ground to get to a cross to put Celtic one up in 31st minute. Celtic added a second 11 minutes into second when Liam Carey scored from close range. Both keepers played well, making some fine saves. Killarney Celtic play at home in next round to Newcastlewest or Broadford
DENNY DIVISION 2A Inter Kenmare 0 Classic F C 3 CLASSIC FC were too strong for Inter with Don Quinn scoring twice while Ashton Mugabe got the other goal for the Tralee side.
KERRY kick off their Oscar Traynor Cup campaign next Friday evening at Mounthawk Park when they play the Munster Senior League in the opening round of the competition.
LISTOWEL Celtic were the first Kerry side in action in this year's Munster WFAI Ladies Cup competitions.
O'CALLAGHAN COACHES UNDER-14
Relatives of a local resident who was left severely traumatised by an egg attack on his house last week have handed in a list of names to the Garda station.
SOLDIERS who served their country with pride were back in full military regalia in Tralee as the Thomas Ashe Kerry branch of Oglaigh Náisiunta na hEireann held its annual Lá na bhFíann.
Sir, The recent destruction of the demesne wall and trees at the Green, Dingle, by Kerry County Council exposes what I consider to be a fundamental problem at Kerry County Council. That is that it appears to be led by engineers, best demonstrated by the car priority network they are proceeding with in Dingle. This should have involved much more consultation and any plan to cut down trees should have been highlighted.
KILLORGLIN'S Astellas Ireland pharmaceutical plant has been named as overall winners of IBEC's annual Environmental Awards.
LINKS with the world's new superpower are being forged in a north Kerry secondary school that hosted a delegation of principals from China this week.
THE SOUTH Kerry group 'Cunamh Iveragh' are "thrilled" with the news that €20,000 of government funding has been granted to their residential project for people with special needs.
FROM our oldest monuments to our modern political and social history, a new book by a Ballyduff historian Seán Quinlan offers a remarkably comprehensive view of the big picture in Kerry.
HOW WELL do you know Killarney town? We all have a bit of local knowledge but the competitiors in this year's Christmas in Killarney Treasure Hunt needed to be on the ball as they raced around the town on Saturday, frantically deciphering clues as they sought out hidden treasure.
OVER 80 large bags of rubbish were cleared from Kerry beaches over the weekend, giving an indication of the growing threat of litter to our coastal environment.