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Weekly Update

posted 11 Jan 2017, 04:52 by Patricia Donnellan

11/01/2017:  There was no winner in this week's lotto but the lucky dip winners were:

€50 Marie O’Connor, Birrinfadda
€30 Mickey & Frances Farren, Tír na nÓg
€30 Katie Donnellan, Kildysart
€30 Derek Moylan, Kildysart
€30 Cecily & Una Donnellan, Kildysart
€30 Tony McMahon, Clarecastle

Congratulations to all under age players that received medals on Saturday evening last. Kildysart experienced great success in 2016 winning county championships at U14 ladies, U16 boys and U18 boys. We also were county champions in amalgamation with Coolmeen at U14 and U15 West Clare. Special thanks to our medal presenters Ailish Considine, Podge Collins and Cathal O'Connor.  Individual photos will be on facebook during the week.

Weekly Update

posted 6 Dec 2016, 14:49 by Patricia Donnellan

06/12/2016:  There was no winner in this week's lotto but the lucky dips were:

€50 Joe Hill, Kildysart
€30 Susan O’Leary, Moyfadda
€30 Mitchell & Trish, Kildysart 
€30 Kaithlyn McNamara, Ballynacally
€30 Patricia Convery, Derry c/o Kildysart Online lotto
€30 Kevin Casey, Gortlass

We wish the best of luck to the new executive who were appointed at Saturday's AGM. We thank Noel McMahon for his time and efforts as out-going club secretary and wish him well in his future endeavours. We welcome on board our new chairman John Ginnane (JB) and wish him every success. We also welcome the new assistant secretary John Byrne and wish Tom Kelly best of luck in his new role as secretary. Please see our website page for full executive.

We have the management teams in place for 2017 and look forward to an exciting and successful season.

Weekly Update - AGM Sat 3rd Dec at 7:30 in Clubhouse

posted 23 Nov 2016, 06:04 by Patricia Donnellan

23/11/2016:  There is no winner in this week's lotto but the lucky dip winners are:

€50 - Dylan O'Halloran, Moyralla
€30 - Donal Fleming, c/o Niall Ginnane
€30 - Des Farrell, Coolmeen
€30 - Leanne Normoyle, Coolmeen
€30 - Edel & Jim Lynch, Kildysart
€30 - Paul Kenny, Clondrina

The AGM is on Saturday week 3rd December in the club house at 7:30.  All members are encouraged to attend.


Weekly Update

posted 16 Nov 2016, 07:28 by Patricia Donnellan

16/11/2016:  There was no winner in this week's lotto but the lucky dip winners are:

€50 Caroline McNamara, c/o J. Meade   
€30 John O’Connor, Birrinfadda                         
€30 Geraldine McMahon, Aylroe          
€30 Martin McMahon,  Gurtnefrehane   
€30 Joe Hogan, Kildysart                        
€30 Bernie Lucas, Cranny   

Congrats to the Kildysart/Coolmeen U15's who won the West Clare Championship for the second time on 3rd November.  They beat Kilmurry Ibrickane 4-5 to 0-10.  They then went on to contest the County U15 Championship final where they lost to a stronger Corofin team.

We wish our neighbours Ballyea the best of luck in the Munster Senior Hurling Final this Sunday.


Weekly Update

posted 25 Oct 2016, 04:41 by Patricia Donnellan   [ updated 25 Oct 2016, 05:56 ]

25/10/2016:  There was no winner in this week's lotto but the lucky dip winners were:

€50 - Moira Cleary, Gurtnahaha
€30 - Chris Breannan, c/o Ciarán's Bar
€30 - Gerry McMahon, Gurtnafrehane
€30 - Declan Corry, Coolmeen
€30 - Ger O'Donoghue, c/o Pat Hickey Crossmore
€30 - Laura & Paul, c/o Ciarán's Bar

Congrats to the Minor team and management of securing back to back Minor titles by beating last year's finalists the Banner by score line of 2-16 to 2-3.  There is an article and photos in today's Clare People.

Best of luck to the Intermediate team in the Banner Cup final v St. Breckan's on Saturday at 3pm in Miltown.  Kildysart are undefeated this year but Breckan's have gotten stronger as the year progressed.  Both teams will play in Garry Cup for 2017.

Best of luck to the Kildysart/ Coolmeen U15 who face Kilmurry Ibrickane in the West Clare Final on Thursday 3rd November 2016.

Weekly Update

posted 18 Oct 2016, 06:36 by Patricia Donnellan

18/10/2016: There was no winner in last week's lotto but the lucky dip winners were:

€50 Sinead O'Connell, Clondrinagh
€30 Cathal Finucane,  Ballylean
€30 Gerry McInerney,   Hilltop
€30 Tricia Donnellan, Kildysart
€30 B.Eustace & J. Hogan,  Kildysart
€30 Laurna Burke  c/o D. Hill

Congrats to the Intermediate team who topped the Banner League table and are straight through to the final after their win over Kilfenora on Saturday 2-9 to 0-9.  They await the semi-final result between St. Breckan's and Coolmeen which takes place this Sunday at noon in Lisdoon.

Hard luck to the Ladies U12 who were beaten in the C Plate final on Sunday last v Wolfetones.  They came third out of 7 in their group which was a good accomplishment and are the first ladies team to play in C division.  The match took place as part of the At Your Service Opening Day festivities so all the girls got to spend time with Francis Brennan on the day.

Congrats to the Kildysart/Coolmeen U15 team who beat the Gaels/Kilmhil in the semi to qualify for the West Clare Final.

Best of luck to Minor team who defend their title in the Minor C final v Banner, which is a repeat of last year's final.  This match is penciled in for Saturday 4:30 in Ballynacally, but is subject to change.

The Race Night will be held this Sunday in the Corner with the first race starting at 6:30 sharp.

Weekly Update

posted 13 Oct 2016, 05:59 by Patricia Donnellan   [ updated 13 Oct 2016, 08:01 ]


There was no winner in this week's lotto but the lucky dips were:

€50 Kieran Leahy Kildysart
€30 Shane McMahon Aylroe
€30 Mary Reidy & Kate McNamara
€30 John Cahill Kildysart
€30 Geraldine Lucas Cranny
€30 Bernie Lucas Cranny

Congrats to the Ladies U15 who won the innaugaral Johnny Hayes Memorial Shield on Saturday last.  The final was played v Shannon Gaels and it was an exciting game which brought the teams to extra time. Kildysart had the lead at the first break 2 points to nil. The Gaels came back to draw level at full time 2 points each. Kildysart were hot out of the starting blocks and amounted 2-1 while keeping the Gaels scoreless. The Gaels fought back in the 2nd period of extra time with a goal but Kildysart fired over 2 more points to win 2-5 to 1-2.

Congrats to the Ladies U12 who are in a C Plate competition v Wolftones.  This is the first Ladies team to play in a "C" decider.

Congrats to the Kil/Cool U15 who have qualified for West Clare B Semi-final v Gaels/Kilmihil.

Best of luck to the Intermediates when they take on Kilfenora (again) in the Banner League Round 7. The match will be live streamed from Kilfenora this Saturday at 4pm.

The race night has been postponed until Sunday 23rd October at 6:30 in the Corner Bar

Weekly Update

posted 7 Oct 2016, 03:59 by Patricia Donnellan   [ updated 8 Oct 2016, 00:29 ]

07/10/2016:  There were no winners in this week's lotto but the lucky dip winners are:

€50 Siney Corry, Daughnieve
€30 Ciara Cleary, Kildysart
€30 Keith & Johnny, Coolmeen
€30 Pat Donnellan, Kildysart
€30 Ciara Wallace, Clondrina
€30 Maureen Keane, Ballyea

All roads lead to Miltown as we wish the very best of luck to the Intermediate team as they take on Kilfenora in the Intermediate Championship replay this Saturday at 4pm.

Congrats to the Kildysart Minors who had a comprehensive win over the Gaels in front of a large crowd to set up a Minor C Final rematch v the Banner.  The Minors have been unbeaten all year.

Congrats to the Ladies U12 team who had a powerful second half in their game v Clarecastle and came away with a 1 point win.  Their last round match is at home this Monday at 6pm.  They have 4 wins and 1 loss and a win on Monday would see them in the Cup semi-final.

Congrats to Kildsyart/Coolmeen U15 who had a 2 point win over Clondegad 0-9 to 1-4 in West Clare Championship.

Best of luck to the Kildysart Ladies U15 who are participating in the Johnny Hayes Memorial Cup this Saturday with Fergus Rovers, Shannon Gaels and Kilmihil.

Weekly Update

posted 28 Sep 2016, 00:59 by Patricia Donnellan

28/09/2016:  There are no winners in this week's lotto but the lucky dip winners were:

€50 Louise Finn, Kildysart
€30 Geraldine McMahon, Aylroe 
€30 Patrick Meaney, Boloughera
€30 Mary O’Connell, Bohyodaun
€30 Paul Sheehan, Barefield
€30 Seán McMahon, Gort Leamhán

The Club is holding a Race Night on 9th October in the Corner Bar. Horses are €20 and are available from club executive.  Your support is needed to raise much needed funds for the on-going running of the club.

The Intermediates will have to do it all over again after drawing with Kilfenora in the County Final, 10 points a piece. There is good coverage in the Clare People and it's great to see the flags flying around the village. The replay is on Saturday week (8th October) in Miltown.

Best of luck to Kildysart Minor C, who have a home semi-final this Sunday at 12pm v the Gaels. Kildysart have been unbeaten all season so far.

Kildysart will be competing in the U21C this year and the draw pits them against Coolmeen in the semi-final. The other semi is Doonbeg and Banner.

Good luck to the Ladies U12 who face Clarecastle away this Sunday at 5pm. The girls have 3 wins and 1 loss so far this season.

Weekly Update

posted 24 Sep 2016, 02:59 by Patricia Donnellan

20/09/2016: There were no winners in this week's lotto but the lucky dip winners are:

€50 - Megan Cooney, Kildysart
€30 - Greene Family, Moyralla
€30 - Pauline O'Connell c/o John Meade, Kildysart
€30 - Brendan Price, Moyralla 
€30 - Liza McCann, Clonsnaughta
€30 - Anna-Marie Meaney, Cranny

Best of luck to the Intermediate team in the Championship final today.

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