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Club Notes - 23/07/12

posted 23 Jul 2012, 08:59 by Laune Rangers   [ updated 23 Jul 2012, 09:17 ]

We are into the final few days of our popular Club fundraiser. 1st prize: Limousin Heifer sponsored by Dan Tim O'Sullivan. 2nd Prize: Friesian Heifer sponsored by Killorglin Dairy Farmers. 3rd Prize: 3 Ring of Kerry Quality Lambs sponsored by Ring of Kerry Lamb & Farm Shop. Tickets are €5 each or a book of three for €10. Tickets can be bought through the Club website at, in Bunkers/Falveys or from any Club Officer.

The Senior A team battled back for a deserved and much needed point against Spa on Sunday last. The lads saw themselves 0-05 to 0-00 down at the short whistle. A great second half performance however saw them fight back and level the game. A Mike Frank Russell converted penalty along with points from Russell, Peter Crowley, Chris Riordan and Pa Joy saw the game finish at 1-04 to 0-07. Chris Riordan, John Sheehan, Aaron Gamble and Liam Quirke were best for Rangers. The Seniors host Austin Stacks on Sunday 29th July at 3pm in the Track. Keep an eye on the website/Facebook/Twitter for changes.

The Senior B-Team entertained Knocknagoshel on Sunday last in the County League. Knocknagoshel took the points with a well deserved win. Final score: Laune Rangers 0-01 to 1-20 Knocknagoshel. Team: Vinnie Costello, David O’Sullivan, John O’Sullivan, Mikey McKenna, Dave Coffey, Luke Bradley, Finnan Brosnan, Andrew O’Reilly, Mark Healy, Dan Horgan, Colm O’Mahony, Gavin O’Shea, Mitchell O’Sullivan, Fionn O’Shea, Michael Carey. SUBS: Alan O’Connor, Timmy Foley. The Senior B team travel to Renard next week, Provisionally fixed for Sunday 29th July at 3pm. Keep an eye on the Club website/Facebook/Twitter for updates.

The U-21 Club Competition gets underway on Tuesday 31st July. Laune Rangers have been drawn away to Skellig Rangers/Valentia in the opening round.

The Mid Kerry League will resume on Thursday 26th July. Laune Rangers host Beaufort at 7:30pm in the Track.

The U-16 boys are home to Ardfert on Wednesday 25th July at 7:30pm in the Track in Round 4 of the Lee Strand U-16 County League.

The U-13 boys played Na Gaeil in Round 4 of the Lee Strand U-13 County League on Sunday evening last. They were defeated on a score of Laune Rangers 3-13 to 5-20 Na Gaeil. The boys are away to Rathmore this Sunday evening at 7pm in the 5th and final round.

The Senior Ladies will contest the Senior Club Championship Final on Sunday 29th July at 3:30pm. More details to follow on the Club website/Facebook/Twitter during the week. The Senior Ladies get their Championship campaign underway on Friday 3rd August when they host North Kerry in the J.P. O'Sullivan Park. Time to be confirmed.

The U-16 girls are home to Dr.Crokes this evening, Monday at 7:30pm in Cloon. The girls travel to Tralee on Friday 27th July to play Austin Stacks in Round 4 of the U-16 County Football League. Throw in 6pm.

Congratulations to Peter Crowley and the Kerry Seniors who defeated Tyrone in the Qualifiers on Saturday last. The Kerry Seniors will play Clare on Saturday 28th at 7pm in the Gaelic Grounds, Limerick.

The U-12A girls progressed to the County Semi-Final with a 3-11 to 1-03 win over Glenflesk on Thursday evening last in the Quarter-Finals. Well done to all the girls who really gave everything they could to secure the victory. The Semi-Final will take place on Thursday 26th July, time and venue to be confirmed after tonight's remaining Quarter-Finals

Lotto draw for Sunday 22nd July. Numbers drawn: 03 - 14 - 15 - 22. No winner of the €6,800 jackpot. Consolation Prizes: €100 Bridget Howe, Tullig, sold by Kerry. €50 Teddy Cronin, sold by Darragh O Sullivan. Credit Union Vouchers: €50 Eleanor Foley, Caragh Lake, sold by Colette. €50 Patsy Joy, Lonart, sold by Mike O Shea. Next week's jackpot will be €7,000

The lotto team for July is Pat Pigott, Brian O Shea, Joseph Crowley and Adrian O Connor .

Well done to all the children who took part in the Kellogg's Cúl Camp in Killorglin last week. By all accounts, you all had a fantastic week. We hope you all enjoyed your week.

Laune Rangers Golf Outing, Eddie Birmingham's Captains Prize will take place on Saturday 28th July in Beaufort G.C. from 10am - 11:30am. Timesheet is available on the Club website,

With just a few weeks to go in this Fundraising Draw,we are making a special appeal to every member of the club to sell these tickets. Extra books of tickets can be obtained from Bunkers Bar. They are on sale for just €5 each or a book of 3 for €10. 1st Prize is a Limousin Heifer kindly sponsored by that great man Dan Tim O Sullivan. 2nd Prize is a Freisian Heifer kindly sponsered by the Dairy Farmers of Killorglin. 3rd Prize is 3 Ring of Kerry Quality Lambs kindly sponsored by Ring of Kerry Lamb & Farm Shop. Cash will be offered in lieu of prizes. Many thanks to all our sponsors. Best wishes to the newly opened Ring of Kerry Farm Shop. Bord na nOg Teams: Please return tickets & money to your mentors as soon as possible.

As much help as possible will be needed during Puck to sell the final few tickets for the Heifer draw. If you can give a couple of hours, please contact any of the Club Officers or send an email to