St Kieran's College claimed their 22nd College's title on Saturday evening in Semple Stadium. St Kieran's had a strong first half performance taking a ten point lead in at the break. Athenry however led a strong fightback in the final quarter forcing extra-time. Following two ten minute periods of extra-time, St Kieran's won out by nine points. The win now moves the famed City nursery eight titles clear of their nearest rival, St. Flannan's College, Ennis.
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St Lachtain's GAA Club will host an Easter GAA Camp from Tuesday April 3rd to Friday April 6th. The camp will run from 10am - 2pm each day. Click below for more details.
Each year the Kilkenny Yearbook Committee collates all club fixtures, match regulations, club and county board contacts into the Kilkenny GAA Fixtures Handbook. This invalubale resource is available online under the 'Resources' tab on the top right of this home page. A hard copy version had been distributed to all clubs via their county board reps. This is an incredible resource for all GAA volunteers at both administrative and coaching level within the county.
The death has occurred of Monsignor Edward “Ned” Kavanagh in Sacramento. Edward is the Last surviving member of Kilkenny 1947 All Ireland Senior Hurling team that beat Cork in the Final when he went in as a sub at centre-back. The win was the sole McCarthy Cup victory in the famine that lasted from the 1939 win over Cork to the 1957 win over Waterford. Click for full details.
Please Note: Feile Qualifiers due to be played this Monday have been postponed due to pitches being unplayable. These games will be played on Sunday March 25th with the final rounds being played on Good Friday.