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Killeshandra club Notes 14th April

Posted by Lisa Kearns on Monday, April 15, 2019

Killeshandra GAA Club Notes

14th April 2019


Lotto results 14th April Nos: 12,14 ,17 ,22


€40 Winners: Kevin McKiernan, Stephen Tierney, Sean Magaraghan, Fintan O Reilly BBridge, Ann Marie O Shannon.
Next week’s Jackpot €2300 in Hillside on Monday 22nd April at 9pm.

Tickets can be Purchased in local businesses, at matches and from the Lotto Committee and sellers.

Killeshandra Reserved

Killeshandra v Arva on Saturday the game ended Killeshandra 2-05 Arva 2-15. Unlucky lads well done Arva.

Team: Ronan Braiden, Mark Nulty, Connor Calder, James Dinneny, Ryan Dinneny, Luke Bevis, Ryan Brady, Darren O’ Hanlon, John Cosgrove, Mark Shannon, Adrian Martin. Subs: Connor Reilly(goalie), Stuart Bell,  Paddy King, Niall Connolly, Danny Flynn, Adrian Maguire, Glen Shanley.

Round 5

Killeshandra v Templeport on Saturday the 27th April in Killeshandra at 5pm. Please support the lads.

ACFL 2019 Division 3 Rd3

Killeshandra played against Templeport in the 3rd round on Sunday in Templeport and it was one cold and windy day. The Leaguers had a great start scoring 2-2 in the first 8 minutes thanks to Shane Murphy(12) getting the first point follow shortly by a great Goal lobbed in from the 45 meter line from Eoin Brady(15)  and fisted into the back of the net by Cian Sweeney(14) and not to long after another point from Eoin Brady(15). 8 minutes into game The Leaguers were awarded a penalty thanks to Conor Reilly(8) been took down and Daniel Luby(11) stepping up to take it and didn't let the side down by getting the second goal for the team. Killeshandra backs worked hard to keep the Templeport lads out and did well, but Templeport fought back getting the next 5 points two from frees. Both sides were unlucky not to score more but I think the weather had a part to play in that. Half Time score Killeshandra 2-2(8) Templeport 0-05(5).

Second half got underway with Killeshandra opening the scoring with a great point from Aaron Brady(9). Templeport responded with a point from the 45m line followed shortly by two more points. Daniel Luby(11) sent a great ball into Aaron Brady(9) who took a shot at goal but was saved but he managed to get the ball back to get a brilliant point for the Leaguers. A bad kick out from the Templeport goalkeeper seen Shane Murphy(12) take advantage of it and set up Shane Reilly(10) for another great point. A 13 meter free in the 6 minute seen Killeshandra get there 4th Point in the game thanks to Shane Reilly(10). Ryan Brady(20) was bought on for his first senior game and got stuck in and narrowly missing his first point but would prove a great player and would set up the lads for a few points later in the game. Templeport received a 20 meter free in the 9 minute and get their point and another free would see them get their 4th point of the game. Killeshandra definitely dominated the second half of this game. A free given in midfield to the leaguers seen Darragh Tighe(3) taking it, sending it into Shane Murphy(12) who sent it to Tomas O’ Reilly(6) who in turn sent it to Shane Reilly(10) who gets the point for the Leaguers, unreal play from the lads. Templeport had a few chances at points but narrowly missed them. Killeshandra gets another point on the board thanks to James Dinneny(18). A good ball in from Daniel Luby(11) to Aaron Brady(9) in the 26th minute seen him fist the ball over for his 4th point of the game. Daniel Luby(11) gets the next point for the Leaguers thanks to a good ball in from Ryan Brady(20). Eoin Brady received a free in the dying minutes to get the last point of the game. Great performance from the lads who are looking strong and determined. Final Score Killeshandra 2-12(18) Templeport 0-09(9). #comeontheleaguers.   

Team: Joe Masterson, Michael Reilly, Darragh Tighe, Shane McGurren, Ryan Bennett, Tomas O'Reilly, Gerry Clark, Conor Reilly, Aaron Brady, Shane Reilly, Daniel Luby, Shane Murphy, Connor McGerty,  Cein Sweeney, Eoin Brady. Subs: Darren O’ Hanlon, James Dinneny, Luke Bevis, Ryan Dinneny, Stuart Bell, Ryan Brady, Mark Nulty, Adrian Martin,

Round 4

Killeshandra v Kill Shamrocks on Saturday the 20th April at 5pm in Killeshandra. Please support the lads.

U17 League 2019 Division 2 Final

The U17 League Final took place on Sunday. St. Joseph's v Killinkere the game started well for Killinkere with them scoring the first point of the game from a 20 meter free in the 4th minute thanks to Cian McGovern(8) another free to Killinkere seen them get the second point Alex Sweeney(10) getting it. Killinkere dominating the game as they take the lead thanks to Cian McGovern(8) scoring an impressive 1-2 in the next 7 minutes along with Harry Banville(2) getting a great point as well. St Joes opened their score line after 16 minutes with a 20 meter free Darragh O’ Reilly(13) getting a good point. Killinkere received another free and Cian McGovern(8) taking another point for this team. St. Joseph's were awarded a penalty in the 19th minute thanks to Darragh O’ Reilly(13) who had a great run from midfield with the ball only to be pulled down in the box Darragh O’ Reilly(13) took the penalty and got St. Joes a much needed goal. The next 5 minutes seen St. Joseph’s settle into the game and score another 3 points thanks to Darragh O’ Reilly(13) getting two and Daniel Daly(9) getting the other. Killinkere Cian McGovern(8) was on form and got his 5th point of the game and a free seen him get another just before half time. Half Time Score St. Joseph’s 1-04(7) Killinkere 1-08(10).

Second half got underway with St. Joes getting of to a great start with Charlie Madden(6) with a great run passing it to Barry Donnelly(12) who in turn passed it to Daniel Daly(9) Daniel then with a great pass back to Barry Donnelly(12) who opened the net with a goal for St. Joes. Barry Donnelly(12) yet again got the ball and took a shot and got a mighty point with it hitting the crossbar and over to draw the game. Great pass in from Darragh O’ Reilly(13) to Joe Reilly(8) and he followed with another point for St. Joes. A great block from Killinkere number 3 Harry McQuaid stopped St. Joes getting another goal. Harry Banville(2) had a great run up the middle for Killinkere and sent it onto Phelim Cusack(13) who's shot was well blocked but got the ball again and didn’t miss a second time Goal for Killinkere. Another free for Killinkere Alex Sweeney(10) getting the point to take Killinkere 3 points ahead followed by a great run form midfield from Cormac O’Reilly(5) to get another point. The nerves was definitely starting to show by both sides as a good few points were missed but St. Joes got the break in the 16th minute with great play showed by Daniel Daly(9) and Darragh O’Reilly(13) with a great run in to pass it to Joe Reilly(8) who got the so important Goal St. Joes needed. St. Joseph’s showed great skill and managed to get the next two points Darragh O’Reilly(13) getting one and Barry Donnelly(12) getting the other to lead for the first time by one point they also had a chance in the 21st minute by Ronan Mullally(14) who went for goal but a great save by Oisin O’Hanlon. Killinkere were not lying down and in the 26th minute got a point thanks to Cormac O’Reilly(5) to bring it back to a level game. Second half was a great show of football by both teams and gave the crowd a great close game to watch. Harry Banville(2) for Killinkere got the all important point to go one ahead in the game in the 28th minute. The next few minutes was going to be tight and the tension was high. Killinkere had a chance at a goal by Phelim Cusack(13) but St. Joes keeper Troy Hewitt(1) held his nerve to save it in the 30 minute. Killinkere had that little bit of fight left in them and managed to get a 20 meter free Alex Sweeney(10) stepping up to take it and didn’t miss it to give Killinkere the two point win over St. Joseph's. Final Score St. Joseph’s 3-08(17) Killinkere 2-13(19). Hard luck to St. Joseph’s it just wasn't your day and Congratulations to Killinkere. Congratulations to both teams on an excellent game of football to watch.

U15 League Division 5

St. Joseph's v CLG Cuchulainns on Wednesday 10th April the game ended St. Joseph's 8-02(26) Cuchulainns 3-10(19). Congratulations on the win lads.

Round 3

St. Joseph's v Ballinagh on Wednesday 17th April at 7pm in Killeshandra. Best of luck lads. Please support

U15 League Division 2

St. Joseph's v CLG Cuchulainns on Thursday 11th April the game ended St.Joseph's 10-08(38) Cuchulainns 2-08(14). Congratulations lads on the win.

Round 3

Killeshandra v Cnoc Bríde on Thursday the 18th April at 7pm in Killeshandra. Best of luck lads. Please support

Little Leaguers and under 7 Academy

Training is every Saturday morning from 10am to 11am in Killeshandra GAA grounds.

Nursery  Boys and Girls aged 4-5

U7 Academy  Boys and Girls aged 6-7

U13 League Division 4

The U13 League will start on Tuesday the 16th April Killeshandra with play Cornafean at 7pm.

U12s St. Joseph's girls

Congratulations to the U12 Girls who won their game today Sunday against Lavey in Arva. The game ended St. Joseph's 0-23 Lavey 0-07 well done Girls.  

Scoil Bhride

Scoil Bhride National School Killeshandra are now taking enrolment for September 2019. For more information you can call on 0494334886 or email

Quiz Night Killeshandra Festival Of The Lakes

Killeshandra Festival of the lakes Committee Present a table quiz on Friday 19th April at 9.30pm in Hayes €40 per team of 4 and spots prizes on the night. Please support.

Facility / Field Bookings

All field and facilities used must be booked through Vice Secretary Seamus O Reilly contact Number 0866032276.

Club Gear

The club gear can now be purchased online on the O'Neill's website.  

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