Best of luck to The Graigue Ballycallan Ballad group who have been invited to sing in Croke Park on Sunday during half-time in the Minor Match on Leinster Final Day. We have no doubt they will do both Graigue Ballycallan and Kilkenny proud! The group also repreesented Kilkenny in the Leinster Scor Finals.
The group is made up of: Trish Power, Anne Ging, Nicola Molloy, Tracy Millea, Mary B Dunphy, Vinny Cleere and Alex McCluskey!
The Kilkenny Intermediates are the fourth county side in 10 days to play in a Leinster Semi-Final. They play Galway in Tullamore on Wednesday evening with a 7.30pm throw in. The winners will play Wexford in the Leinster Final in two weeks time.
The Kilkenny team was announced after training this evening and the stand-out news is the selection of Michael Rice at centre forward. Click on Read More below for full team and panel.
We will have score updates from Tullamore on our Twitter feed @KilkennyCLG
Kilkenny GAA wishes Pat O'Grady and his team all the very best.
At a function held recently Kilkenny Senior Manager Brian Cody presented Gaeltacht scholarships to Coláiste na Rinne to boys and girls from Primary and Secondary Schools in Kilkenny. Also present on the occasion were parents of the children and officers of Kilkenny GAA. We wish all the recipients a very enjoyable and fruitful stay in Ring this summer.
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Draw 2 took place in Piltown last evening. Top prize of a car went to John Wilmot of The Rower. Second prize of €2,500 holiday went to Michael Mc Nena of Mooncoin while the third prize of €600 voucher at Castlemartyr Resort went to Michael Cunningham of Burnchurch(Danesfort Club). The special €1000 club prize went to Glenmore. Draw 3 takes place on Tuesday 7th July.
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The 2015 Kilkenny Poc Fada Competition was held in glorious sunshine at Gowran Park Race Course on Thursday evening. There were 27 entries in the adult competition with 30 in the under 16. Winner of the adult competition was Barrow Ranger's Billy Hanlon whilst the under 16 winner was Conor Drennan of Galmoy. They now go on to represent Kilkenny in the Leinster Finals on Howth Head.
The competitors and their markers enjoyed refreshments in the Clubhouse after the event where the presentation of trophies took place,
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