Congratulations to both Laune Rangers U-12 teams on a very successful year. Well done to all players who have entertained with their talent, and special thanks to all mentors who have given of their time and experience to develop these two terrific teams.
County League U-12:
The Laune Rangers U-12 teams had a successful County League campaign. Laune Rangers ‘A’ team came a very close second place in the League having only lost against one team, Legion. There were memorable encounters both at home and away with wins against Kerins O’Rahillys, Dr Crokes, Austin Stacks, Rathmore, Na Gaeil and Churchill.
Mid Kerry U-12:
Congratulations to both U-12 Laune Rangers teams on winning the U-12 Mid- Kerry ‘A’ and ‘B’ competitions. The matches were played every week during the month of July against teams from Milltown/Castlemaine, Keel, Glenbeigh/Glencar and Cromane with the final game taking place on the August bank holiday against Beaufort.
All matches were played in a spirit of keen competition with each side giving their all. The U-12 Laune Rangers ‘A’ team and U-12 Laune Rangers ‘B’ teams won all their matches, playing with great purpose, determination and skill against very capable opposition.
U-13 Rose of Tralee Cup:
The U-13 Rose Cup took place on 17th August 2013. Laune Rangers U-13′s got to the Final of the Cup but unfortunately lost to Austin Stacks in a tightly contested battle. Heroic performances all day secured Laune Rangers place in the Final.
Central District League U-12:
Well done to Laune Rangers U-12 ‘A’ and ‘B’ teams who won their respective Central District League competitions winning all games against teams from An Gaeltacht, Na Gaeil, Austin Stacks, Churchill and John Mitchells.
This is a very talented bunch of players who have very bright footballing futures ahead of them in the blue and white of Laune Rangers, and we suspect, in the green and gold of Kerry!.
U-12 Laune Rangers ‘A’ Panel: Ronan Fitzpatrick, Evan Madden, James Hurley, Cormac Doyle, Gabriel Griffin, Conor Burke, Eoin Clifford, Roan Moriarty, David Mangan, Ronan O’Shea, Gearoid Hassett, Shane Doona, Dean Callan, Jack Evans Daragh Purcell.
Mentors: Paudie O’Shea and Glenn Evans, James Hurley.
U-12 Laune Rangers ‘B’ Panel: Nathan Houlihan, Matthew Leslie, Dean Cahill, Stephen O`Sullivan, Jamie Sullivan, Jack Carey, Cian Naylor, Rory O’Connor, Gavin Joy, Barry O’Connor, Darragh Foyle, Martin Fay, Sean Cleary, Stephen Sealey, Tiarnách O`Shea, Colum Kelliher, Tim O’Shea
Mentors: Eoin Corkery and William Joy
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