latest news 21-10-11

Killarney Athletic A.F.C. Notes
Training Times
Under 11 Thursdays from 6.00pm to 7.30pm (2001)
Under 12 Thursdays 6.00pm to 7.30 (2000) (Note change of evening & time)
Under 13 Wednesdays from 7.30pm to 9.00pm (1999)
Under 14 Thursdays from 7.30pm to 9.00pm (1998)
Under 15 Tuesdays 6.00pm to 7.30pm (1997)
Under 16 Mondays & Wednesdays 6.00pm to 7.30pm (1996)
Girls under 12 & 14 Wednesdays 6.00pm to 7.00pm
Senior & Youths Training
Senior & Youths training Tuesdays at 7.00pm
Seniors training Fridays at 7.45pm to 9.00pm
Youths training Fridays 6.45pm to 7.45pm
Soccer Academy for 6/7/8/9/10 Year Olds (2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 & 2006)
Fridays from 5.00pm to 6.30pm.
€2 euro per training session for all age groups.
Killarney Athletic 3 Inter Kenmare 2
Another tough away fixture against a decent Kenmare side, our lads were made fight all the way for what could turn out to be 3 invaluable points. 2 harsh red cards made the job all the more difficult but a mixture of undoubted ability and a great will to win saw us through. Goal scorers Niall and Rory Riordan (2) in a great team performance. Under 15 National Cup
Killarney Athletic 2 Kingdom Boys 1
This was always going to be tricky fixture as it proved to be on the day. Athletic had a couple of early chances which we failed to convert but eventually were rewarded just before half time when Michael Casey was brought down in the penalty area. Adam O’Shea converted from the spot to put Athletic 1 up at half time. To their credit Kingdom boys fought back in the second half and with 15 minutes to go were awarded a free kick outside the box. A cruel deflection left our Goalkeeper with no chance and the sides were level. Athletic again started to put pressure on the Kingdom Boys defence and after some great up front, Dylan O’Sullivan broke through to score a cracking goal and put Athletic into the next round.
Under 13
The under 13 second team beat Celtic this morning away with Liam Curran scoring a great goal rounding the keeper and scoring from a tight angle. Best for Athletic were Renaldas Bendikas, Adam Dennehy, Fiachra O’Connell and Ian O’Shea. The First team lost to Fairview Rangers in the National Cup despite dominating the game for large periods. A big thank you to the parents for organising refreshments for the players afterwards.
Senior Fixtures – Sunday 23rd October
Denny Premier A
Senior A Team are away to Tralee Celtic at 11.30am.
Denny Division 1 A
Senior B Team are away to Park at 2.30am.
Kerry Biofuels Youths League
Saturday 22nd October
Killarney Athletic Youths are away to St Bernards at 3.30pm
Kerry SchoolBoys/Girls League Fixtures Saturday 22nd October
12s Premier
Listowel Celtic v Killarney Athletic 11.00am
Kerry Schoolboys/Girls National Cup Fixtures Saturday 22nd October
14s Round 2
Creeves v Killarney Athletic 2.00pm
16s Round 2
Ballyheigue v Killarney Athletic 12.00 noon
Parents & Players please note that there will be a Quiz night on in the Killarney Oaks on Friday 18th November 2011. All under 18’s to be accompanied by an adult. Lots of spot prizes on the night to be won. Tables of 4 Adults €40 & Juveniles €20. The support, especially from parents would be greatly appreciated. Everybody welcome to attend.
Killarney Athletic Website:
Please check the website on or facebook for match reports, club information and contact details.
Wedding Bells: Congratulations & Best Wishes to Marlene & Ger O’Donoghue who got married last Friday.
Condolences: Sincere Sympathy to the Collins Family on their recent sad loss.
Club Merchandise:
Killarney Athletic merchandise now on sale at Killarney Trophy Centre, 1st Floor. Amber Petrol Station/Carry Out, Muckross Road/Ross Road. Gift vouchers also available.
Contact: If you have anything to add to Killarney Athletic A.F.C. notes please contact Mary McCarrick on 087 7750773 or

This entry was posted on Sunday, October 23rd, 2011 at 3:05 pm and is filed under Club Notes.


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