The GAA have again reiterated their commitment to the ongoing educational development of its players and members by announcing details of the 2018/2019 GAA National Student Bursary scheme. Now in its eleventh year, the scheme is open to members of the Association who are attending a full-time Higher Education course (except those who hold another GAA-related or college scholarship/bursary) and who are active participants in their Higher Education club; to date the GAA has invested over €2million in the past decade that the Bursary Schemes have been in existence. Click below for full detais.
This weekend sees the 5th and final round of Senior action in the St Canice's Credit Union Hurling League. All games are played concurrently with a throw in time on Saturday at 5pm. The results of these games will decide league placings and ultimately the entry point for each team to the championship. This weekend also see's the 1st round of the JJ Kavanagh and Sons Junior Championship take place.
To view league tables following today's final round of games, click on today's fixtures tab and then on the competition name.
Click here for pictures from the Ballyhale Shamrocks Vs Bennettsbridge; Credit: Willie Dempsey
The 3rd round of the St Canice's Credit Union senior hurling league will take place this Friday (Aug 17th) and Saturday (Aug 18th). This weekend will also see the 3rd round of the JJ Kavanagh & Sons junior league. Senior and junior teams will then have a free weekend, when the focus will turn to the Michael Lyng Motors Intermediate League with fixtures on the weekend of Aug 25th and 26th. For this weekends fixtures click on the links below, please note the times of all fixtures.
For Friday's fixtures click here
For Saturday's fixtures click here
Kilkenny GAA will host a post-match dinner following the All-Ireland Minor Final next Sunday Aug 19th. The event will take place in Langtons on Sunday Aug 19th at 9pm. Tickets are €25, special U-14 menu €10. Tickets are available from Nowlan Park on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday this week from 10am - 2pm. The office will not be open on Friday.
The All-Ireland Minor Final Vs Galway will preceed the All-Ireland Senior Final on Sunday in Croke Park. The minor game has a throw-in of 1pm.
Friday night saw the return of the St Canice's Credit Union Senior League, the Michael Lyng Motors Intermediate League and the JJ Kavanagh and Sons Junior League. Saturday and Sunday will see the remaining games played in all three grades.
The clash of John Lockes and Young Irelands tomorrow (Sunday) at 7.15pm in Bennettsbridge in the Michael Lyng Motors Intermediate League will double up as the Michael Lyng Motors County League Division 3 League Final.
For Friday's fixtures and results click here
For Saturday's fixtures and results click here
For Sunday's fixture and results click here
Click here for pictures from James Stephens Vs Dicksboro: William Dempsey
Click here for pictures from Thomastown Vs Tullogher Rosbercon: William Dempsey