Credit Union County football League, Division 5 2023 fixtures with Asdee Senior footballers taking part and will be getting underway on Sunday March 19th with an away game against Kilgarvan. Div 5 is split into 2 Groups to accommodate 14 teams (7 in each group). Asdee will have 3 games at home against; Glenflesk “B”, Waterville and Gneeveguilla “B” while the away games will be Kilgarvan, Rathmore “B” and Scartaglen “B”. Each team will have a bye.
At the minute numbers are at a premium with, 8 players out through injury and other commitments and are struggling drastically in the North Kerry League Division 2; but hopefully by the start of the County League this will have sorted itself out and we can go forward and give a good account of ourselves in all competitions for the remainder of the year.
The clubs Golden Goal fundraising competition continues each week until the All Ireland football final on Sunday July 30th. Weekly entry €2 with prize money €40.each week to the winning numbers.. Purchase from John Pius Walsh, shop, Kevin Mulvihill, Patsy Coughlan or John Joe O Carroll.
Week 4 winners of the Golden Goal were;(Kerry v Mayo); Fergus O Connor, Craughdarrig, Asdee, Aoife O Connor, Kilcolman, Asdee, Moira O Connor, Kilcolman, Asdee which is in conjunction with upcoming Fixtures in both National Football and Hurling League and Championship. (Televised games).Next week’s game will be Kerry v Armagh in the National Football league.
All Scor competitors will be preparing for the upcoming competitions which are Scor Na Nog and Scor Na bPaisti and will be coming up in a short while. This year 2023 is a special year for Scór na nÓg as it will reach an historic milestone with it being 50 years since the first All-Ireland of this competition took place.
With this in mind, we would love to see an extra special effort being made by all the clubs and District Boards throughout the county and to participate in this special year for Scór na nÓg. No doubt Asdee will be participating and will be taking part as usual in the majority of the catagories.
At the minute preparation is underway within North Kerry with Scor Na nOg which will be going ahead on Sunday March 12th with venue to be confirmed next weekend. All entries must be in before Monday 27th Feb in order to compete in the North Kerry competition.
Shannon Rangers AGM
Shannon Rangers AGM will be held at 9pm on this Thursday 23rd February at the Railway Bar Ballybunion. There was a good turnout at recent meetings with a number of suggestions and proposals as to ensure that Shannon Rangers is competitive in the 2023 County Senior Football Chanpionship.
It is very important that each of the six clubs involved; (Asdee, Ballylongford, Beale Ballyduff, Ballydonoghue and Tarbert) have your club delegates in attendance. Everybody is welcome as a lot of help will be required to get Shannon Rangers going properly in 2023, and assistance offered will be gratefully accepted.
North Kerry Senior Division 2 League Sponsored by McCarthy Insurance Brokers is continuing this weekend. Division 2 Rd 5 Sunday 26th February 2023 at 2pm, Tarbert v Asdee at Jack Walsh Park. Good local support would be appreciated for all games .Minor County League, Round 2, Division 8, Northern Gaels home to Legion “B” Saturday February 25th.
Round 3, Saturday March 4th, 2pm, home to Dromid/ Waterville, Round 4, Saturday March 11th, 2pm; away to Kenmare Shamrocks. Round 5, Saturday March 18th, 2pm, away to Ballymacelligott “B”. Credit Union County Football League Division 5 will be commencing on Sunday March 19th with an away game to Kilgarvan.