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Finuge GAA Notes

Monday 23rd February, 2015


Cheltenham Preview Night: Friday night, February 27th is Cheltenham Preview Night at the Dew Drop in. In attendance will be David Casey Jockey, Luke McMahon Bookmaker/Owner, Berkie Browne Bookmaker, Michael Winters Trainer, Tommy Cooper Trainer and a live phone in with Ted Walsh from RTE. Entry at the door is €10 and things kick off at 8:30pm.County...

Finuge GAA Notes

Tuesday 20th January, 2015


​Well if anyone is stuck for any ideas as what to do on Valentines Day 2015. Why not take your loved one to City West Hotel Dublin for a romantic weekend away. While you wine and dine the one you love... you can also support Lixnaw Scór na nÓg who qualified for the All-Ireland Scór finals in the instrumental music section at yesterdays Munster...

Finuge GAA Notes

Monday 21st July, 2014


Lixnaw Hurlers: Well done to the team and Management who defeated Ballyheigue in Rd1 of the Senior Championship last Friday night. Hopefully that form can continue versus St. Brendans this coming Saturday. All in Finuge are glad to hear that Brendan Brosnan is ok after his injury during last Fridays game....

Finuge GAA Notes

Monday 19th May, 2014


North Kerry Div 4 League Final:The Finuge Juniors captured the 2014 North Kerry Division 4 title with a well deserved victory over neighbours St. Senans last Tuesday night, on a score line of Finuge 2-11 St. Senans 1-09.The game played in Tarbert was played at a great pace throughout and both teams entertained the travelling fans with some fantastic scoring...

Finuge GAA Notes

Tuesday 13th May, 2014


Credit Union County Senior Football League Division 1: MIltown/Castlemaine 1-07, Finuge 1-09 Any team that travels to Miltown/Castlemaine and beats the home team on their own back door deserve all the plaudits they can get. Fact is, this Miltown/Castlemaine are a good team and coming away with a win from Paddy Burke Park isn't easy as most...

Finuge GAA Notes

Tuesday 06th May, 2014


North Kerry League U16 Division 2 Final Ballylongford/Asdee 1-01 Finuge 6-10 Score boards can at times do an injustice to teams and certainly in this instance, Bally/Asdee were far better than the score line suggests. They tried and tried for the entire game and in the first half were most unfortunate not to have notched up at least three...

Finuge GAA Notes

Tuesday 29th April, 2014


U16 North Kerry League Div 2 Finuge U16s play Ballylongford/Asdee in Coolard on Monday May 5th @ 7:30pm in the Div 2 final. Your support would be appreciated. Juniors: The juniors went down to a spirited Ballylongford side in their recent Rd4 game and must now await the outcome of their last game in the division to see if they qualify for a semi...

Finuge GAA Notes

Sunday 27th April, 2014


A number of years ago (prior to plaques being presented to juvenile teams), the Heaphy & McKenna Families of Lixnaw and Irremore presented a Cup/Trophy to NK Coiste na nOg for u16 competition. As this Cup is no longer utilised, both families are very keen to have this cup returned to Finuge GAA Club, where it is to be kept. There is great...

Finuge GAA Notes

Sunday 05th January, 2014


FINUGE GAAVIDEO RACE NIGHTThe club wishes to thank all who supported this important fund raising event which took place on Sunday night December 29th. Thanks to Mary McCarthy of the Angler's Rest for hosting the event and to MC Murt Murphy who ensured that it was an entertaining night. The support of advertisers, race sponsors and those who...

Finuge GAA AGM

Monday 30th December, 2013


VIDEO RACE NIGHTThe club wishes to thank all who supported this important fund raising event which took place last Sunday night December 29th. Thanks to Mary McCarthy of the Angler's Rest for hosting the event and to MC Murt Murphy who ensured that it was an entertaining night. The support of advertisers, race sponsors and those who nominated...

Finuge GAA Notes

Friday 20th December, 2013


VIDEO RACE NIGHTThe support of all members and supporters for this vital fundraiser would be appreciated by the club. It will take place on Sunday December 29th at McCarthy's, Angler's Rest, commencing at 8.00 p.m. As usual it promises to be an enjoyable, entertaining night. AGMA reminder that the Senior club AGM is scheduled to take place on January...

Finuge GAA Notes

Tuesday 10th December, 2013


SENIOR FOOTBALL The team's interest in this year's North Kerry Championship ended at the semi-final stage in Listowel last Sunday. This was a game that for long periods Finuge looked like winning but they were thwarted in the final crucial minutes. Desmond's enjoyed more possession but for most of the game they squandered many chances...

Finuge GAA Notes

Monday 02nd December, 2013


SENIOR FOOTBALL KIlcummin proved to be too strong for Finuge in the County Championship relegation play off in Strand Road pitch last Saturday. With Shane Mc Sweeney winning a lot of possession at midfield their lively forwards capitalised with some good points. At half time Kilcummin led 0-8 to 0-3, with Pat Corridan and Raymond Galvin being...

Finuge GAA Notes

Monday 25th November, 2013


SENIOR FOOTBALL The County Championship relegation match against Kilcummin has been fixed for Saturday next November 30th at 2.00 p.m. in Kerins O'Rahilly's pitch, Strand Road . On Sunday week December 8th Finuge are due to take on Castleisland Desmonds in the semi-final of the 2013 North Kerry Championship at 2.30 p.m. in Frank Sheehy Park,...

Finuge GAA Notes

Monday 18th November, 2013


SENIOR FOOTBALL Conditions were quite good for the important Round 11 tie in O'Sullivan Park between the home side and Listowel Emmets.The tone of the game was set from the throw in when Noel Kennelly drove through the centre of the Finuge defence that was forced to concede a penalty. Cormac Mulvihill duly goaled from the spot and although Enda...

Finuge GAA Notes

Monday 11th November, 2013


SENIOR FOOTBALL A continuous downpour throughout the game made conditions very difficult for the teams and officials for the quarter final of the North Kerry Championship game between Finuge and Beale in Moyvane last Sunday. Allowing for the rain and the playing of a first round replay prior to the quarter final the pitch was in relatively...

Finuge GAA Notes

Monday 04th November, 2013


UNDER 21 FOOTBALL The Finuge/Duagh combination had a good win in the quarter final of the North Kerry Championship last Sunday at Coolard. Having led 1-3 to 0-4 at half time they overcame the Moyvane/ Tarbert combination on a final score of 1-5 to 0-7. The following Finuge players were involved in what turned out to be a close hard fought encounter:...

Finuge GAA Notes

Sunday 20th October, 2013


SENIOR FOOTBALL The Division 2 back game with St.Pat's, Blennerville was played in Blennerville last Saturday evening. Due to injuries and other factors both sides fielded fairly experimental teams. It turned out to be a low key, low scoring game. Although playing against the wind St. Pat's, with David O'Callaghan particularly effective...

Finuge GAA Notes

Monday 09th September, 2013


DORA JOY R.I.P.Club vice president Dora Joy was laid to rest in Finuge Cemetery last Tuesday. The former national teacher was a lifelong Finuge supporter and was very active especially at Bord na nÓg level since the mid 1970s. The guard of honour of club members was a fitting tribute to this dedicated club worker. Sympathy is extended to her son Johnny who...

Finuge GAA Notes

Monday 26th August, 2013


INTER COUNTY FOOTBALLCongratulations to Louise Galvin and the Kerry Ladies Senior team on their great victory over Mayo in the All Ireland Quarter -Final in Birr last Saturday. Best wishes to Eamonn Fitzmaurice, Paul Galvin and the Kerry team as they take on Dublin in the All Ireland semi-final on Sunday.FINUGE/ST SENANS LGFCIn the U15 county semi-final...

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