Congratulations to Duiske College who claimed the South Leinster Junior ‘C’ hurling final recently. They now have a Leinster S/F to look forward to, with details TBC. Click below for full match report.
Completing a good weekend for Kilkenny hurling both St Kieran's College and Castlecomer Community School claimed victories in their respective Leinster Colleges Finals. St Kieran's College claimed the 'A' title on Sunday with a 1-17 to 2-7 win over Colaiste Eoin of Dublin. Both teams now enter the All-Ireland series, with St Kieran's College progressing to an All-Ireland semi-final and Colaiste Eoin heading to a qualifer.
Castelcomer Community School claimed the Rest of Leinster 'B' title on Saturday at IT Carlow with a 3-14 to 3-12 win over Colaiste Choilm of Tullamore. Castlecomer now also progress to an Leinster Senior 'B' Final next weekend Vs St Benildus on Friday March 1st at 1.30pm in Hawkfield, Kildare GAA. Click below for a Castlecomer team picture.
A large crowd was in attendance at the Kilkenny Supporters Club AGM held in Nowlan Park on Thursday night last. The meeting opened with a comprehensive report from Secretary Jim Freeman, this was followed by a report detailing the Club's accounts for the year. Chairman John Mackey then addressed the meeting detailing events of the past year and laying out plans for 2019. Click for full details.
A club officer training night will be held in The Springhill Court Hotel on Monday 25th February at 7.30pm. This night is geared towards Chairpersons, Secretaries, Treasurers and PRO's and will be particularly beneficial to newly elected club officers. We would also encourage any vice chairperson or assistant secretaries and assistant treasurers to attend. Juvenile Secretaries and Chairpersons will also be welcome. Click below for more.
Kilkenny Supporters Club will hold their AGM in Nowlan Park on Thursday night next Feb 21st at 8pm. The supporters club provide a valuable revenue stream to help support the activities of teams within the county and our county teams from underage up to senior. Joining costs €20 and can be paid at the back of Ardán de Grás on match days or to any committee member listed here. All support from current and new members is welcome.
The supporters club made two presentations at half-time in the Limerick game on Sunday, the first to the Ballyhale Shamrocks club on their upcoming Senior All-Ireland Final appearance on St Patricks day and a second to Dunnamaggin following their win in the AIB All-Ireland Junior Championship last weekend.