8th August 2018
CROTTA LOTTO RESULTS
The numbers drawn out of the drum by the Independent observer: Gerry Carmody, Crotta, Kilflynnon Monday 6th August in Parker's Pub, Kilflynn were 12,13,23and 28. There was No winner of €7,000 Jackpot. The following won €35 in the lucky dip draw: Sonny Egan, Garrynagore, Lixnaw, Dominic Sheehy, Lixnaw and Mary O'Sullivan, Lixnaw. The next draw will take place in Herbert's Bar, Kilflynn on Monday 13th August with a €7,100 Jackpot. Tickets 2 euro each or 3 for 5 euro from Club tickets sellers or you can also play on www.locallotto.ie. Your continued support is greatly appreciated.
The winners of the darts in Parker's Lounge Bar , Kilflynn on Saturday 4th August were Phil Morris and Paud Fuller who defeated Michelle Quirke and Mike Fealy in the Final. The winners received a leg of lamb each. The next darts doubles tournament takes place on Saturday 11th August at 10.30p.m in Parker's Snug Bar. The winners will receive a leg of lamb each. All names in for 10.20p.m
|Crotta Hurlers Cian Hickey, Niall Heaton, Gavin Parker, Sean McGrath and Cillian Baker, members of the Kerry U-15 Hurling panel who defeated Kilkenny and were defeated by Cork in a Tournament at Ballyhea, Cork on Saturday 4th August.|
KERRY U-15 HURLERS
Well done to the Crotta Hurlers Cian Hickey, Gavin Parker, Sean McGrath, Niall Heaton and Cillian Baker who are members of the Kerry Hurling U-15 Hurling Panel who defeated Kilkenny and were defeated by Cork in a Tournament at Ballyhea, Cork on Saturday 4th August.
Heartiest congratulations and best wishes to Gráinne Herbert, daughter of Pat and Joan Herbert,Castletown, Kilflynn, and Ian O’Carroll, son of Stephen and Patricia O’Carroll, Lyre, Lisselton, who were married on Friday 3rd August in St Mary’s Church, Kilflynn. Dr David Gunn and Fr Denis O’Mahony officiated at the at the beautiful ceremony. Best man was Padraig Bunyan and groomsmen were Stephen, Kieran O’Carroll and Shane Herbert. Bridesmaids were Sandra Henchy with Siobhan O’Donoghue, Michelle McKenna and Christina Bate. Flowergirls were Grace O’Donoghue and Sophie Mai Herbert. Pageboy was Fionn O’Donoghue. The reception was held in the Ballygarry House Hotel, Tralee and the couple will reside in Kilflynn. We wish Grainne and Ian many happy years of married life together.
ST. MARY’S CHURCH
Mass will be celebrated on Saturday 11th August at 6.00p.m Kilflynn Altar Society for August: Caroline Lynch, Breda Handley.
Bus to Papal Mass in the Phoenix Park, Sunday 26th August. Places have now become available on the bus from our pastoral area. The bus is leaving from Ardfert church car park at 5.30 am, with a stop in the Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh for breakfast en route. We hope to arrive at the Phoenix Park by 1 pm for Mass at 3 pm. A 3 – 5 km walk each way is involved. Total cost for the bus and breakfast is €40. Ticket registration for the event is automatically included. If you wish to book a seat, please contact your local parish office who will make the booking and take payment from you.
|Crotta Hurlers Darragh Ryan, Adam O'Sullivan, Darragh Kennelly, Barry Mahony (Man of the Match) Jordan Conway and Tomás O'Connor members of the Victories Kerry U-21 Hurling panel who Captured The All Ireland U21 B championship Title (Richie McElligott Cup) when they had a 2-20 to 0-12 victory over Derry in Nowlan, Park Kilkenny on Saturday 4th August.|
Congratulations and Well done to Kerry team and management who had a 2-20 to 0-12 victory over Derry in the final of the Richie McElligott All Ireland U21 B championship in Nowlan Park Kilkenny on Saturday 4th August.
This was Kerrys second year in a row winning the competition.
Crotta was well represented by Barry Mahony (Wing Back) 0-01 , Tomás O'Connor (Mid Field) Jordan Conway (Wing Forward ) 1-03 with Adam O’Sullivan, Darragh Ryan, and Darragh Kennelly were also members of the Victories panel. Congratulations to Barry Mahony who received the TG4 Man of the Match award. Barry was was interviewed live on TG4 after the match and he aqquited himself very well.
CAUSEWAY CAMOGIE CLUB
Calling all 11,12 & 13 year old girls to come to Causeway sports field on Monday & Thursday evenings from 6 to 7pm. Give camogie a try for the next few weeks and see what you think. Its a great way to make new friends & have some fun. Helmet & hurley will be provided if needed
1st August 2018
Abbeydorney/Kilflynn Conference St. Vincent de Paul Church Gate Collection will take place next weekend 4th/5th August. Your support would be greatly appreciated. The local confidential contact number is 087 7086253
CUL HURLING CAMP
Crotta Hurling Club Cul Camp takes place at its GAA grounds in Dromakee from Monday the 6th to Friday the 10th of August. This is open to both boys and girls aged between 6 - 13 yrs. Book your child's place on the first morning of the camp.
MINOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP
County Minor title holders Crotta play Tralee Parnells in the County Minor Championship Quarter final on Monday evening 6th August at 7.00p.m in Caherslee Gaa Grounds, Tralee. Best of luck the lads in green and red and their mentors.
CAUSEWAY CAMOGIE CLUB
Calling all 11,12 & 13 year old girls to come to Causeway sports field on Monday & Thursday evenings from 6 to 7pm. Give camogie a try for the next few weeks and see what you think. Its a great way to make new friends & have some fun. Helmet & hurley will be provided if needed.
Crotta Senior Hurlers interest in this year’s The Garvey's SupeValu Kerry County Hurling Championship came to an end at Austin Stacks Park, Tralee on Saturday 28th July when they were defeated by Kilmoyley by 1-15 to 2-11, despite leading by 2-08 to 1-05 at the interval break.
Crotta team Adam O'Sullivan, Eamonn Shanahan, Sean Weir, Bill Keane, Tom (Blonde) McElligott, Richard Nolan, Jeaic McKenna, Tomas O'Connor(0.01), Barry O'Mahony (0.02), Darragh O'Donoghue (0.01), Jordan Conway (1.01), Mike Lynch(1.00), Raymond Nolan (0.01), Shane Nolan Cpt (0.05), Padraig Quill.
Subs Used Donal Hunt, Darragh Kennelly and Thomas Quinlan.
Crotta U10's had a victory over near neighbours Lixnaw in a challenge game played in beautiful sunshine at Dromakee on Sunday morning 29th July. Well done to all players, parents and mentors. Thanks to Lixnaw GAA for a sporting game .Crotta U6's and U8's had an outing on Monday evening 30th July when they played Lixnaw in a challenge match in Lixnaw. Very enjoyable evening of Hurling all round. Thanks to all players parents, mentors and Lixnaw GAA for hosting.
The winners of the darts in Parker's Snug Bar , Kilflynn on Saturday 28th July were Michelle Quirke and Paud Twomey who defeated Tim O'Halloran and J.P Twomey in the Final. The winners received a leg of lamb each. The next darts doubles tournament takes place on Saturday 4th August at 10.30p.m in Parker's Lounge Bar. The winners will receive a leg of lamb each. All names in for 10.20p.m
KERRY U-15 HURLERS
Best of Luck to the Crotta Hurlers Cian Hickey, Gavin Parker, Sean McGrath, Niall Heaton and Cillian Baker who are members of the Kerry Hurling U-15 Hurling Panel who play Kilkenny and Cork in a Tournament at Ballyhea, Cork on Saturday 4th August.
SUMMER DANCE WORKSHOP
Come wiggle and giggle with Danceology’s Moove ‘n’ Groove summer dance workshop. We invite all boys and girls between the ages of 4yrs – 10yrs to interact and explore through different types of dance including Tap, Modern, and Sean Nós. Classes will run on Thursdays 5 – 6pm on a weekly basis in the Columbus Centre Kilflynn starting the 19thof July to the 16th August. Classes are €8 per child. Please contact Ranóg at 085-804-5885 or find us on Facebook at Moove ‘n’ Groove with Danceology to book now.
CROTTA LOTTO JACKPOT HITS 7,000
The numbers drawn out of the drum by the Independent observer: Siobhan O’Donoghue, Tullacrimmin Abbeydorney on Monday 30 July in Herbert’s Bar, Kilflynn were 6,8,18and 29 There was No winner of €6,900 Jackpot. The following won €35 in the lucky dip draw: Mag Moriarty, Connolly Park, Tralee,
Bobby Fitzmaurice, C/o Jimmy Lawlor, Tullacrimmin Abbeydorney and
Con O’Donnell, Irremore, Listowel. The next draw will take place in Parker,’s Pub, Kilflynn on Monday 6th August with a €7,000 Jackpot. Tickets 2 euro each or 3 for 5 euro from Club tickets sellers or you can also play on www.locallotto.ie. Your continued support is greatly appreciated.
KERRY U21 HURLERS
play Derry in the final of the Richie McElligott All Ireland U21 B championship in Nolan Park Kilkenny on Saturday 4th August. Good luck to the Crotta players Darragh Ryan, Barry Mahony,Adam O’Sullivan, Jordan Conway, Tomas O’Connor and Darragh Kennelly, their team mates and management.
ST. MARY’S CHURCH
Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday 1st August at 10.00a.m
Mass Will be celebrated on Friday 3rd August (First Friday)
Mass will be celebrated on Saturday 4th August at 6.00p.m for George Lynn, Crotta, Kilflynn
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