The annual Mass for deceased members of Clonakilty GAA club takes place in Ahamilla on Tuesday, December 3rd at 8pm.
Clonakilty senior footballers defeated St Nicks on a score of 0-12 to 0-09 for the Con O Donovan Memorial Cup played in Bandon on Saturday, November 16th 2013 as part of the celebration by the host club to mark the 75th anniversary of the playing of the 1938 county senior football final between Clonakilty and St Nicks in Bandon, the only such final to have been played in Bandon.
Scoil na mBuachailli Clonakilty scored a tremendous win in the Sciath na Scoil football final by defeating Beaumont National School. Final score at the end of a thrilling game in Pairc Ui Rinn was 3-05 to 2-03. Congratulations from all at Clonakilty GAA club
Clonakilty and St. Nicks senior footballers will play a special challenge game, with the Con O Donovan memorial Cup at stake, in Bandon on Saturdar, November 16th at 3pm as part of a day of celebration in the Bandon club to mark the 75th anniversary of the playing of the 1938 County Senior Football Final in Bandon, the only such final to have been played in that town.
Clonakilty under 13 footballers scored a thrilling win over Rosscarbery in the West Region league final in Ahamilla on Tuesday, October 22nd. Final score was 1-09 to 1-08
Clonakilty minor footballers had a comfortable win over Milstreet in the county premier 2 football championship clash in Cloughduv on Tuesday, september 3rd. Final score was 1-19 to 0-07. Clon now meet Boherbue in the semi-final, with no definite date until after the minor hurlers have played their championship game on thursday, September 5th
Clonakilty GAA club is in the process of setting up a club museum and a room has been dedicated for this purpose in the sports complex in Ahamilla. Members of the public, whether involved in the club or not, are invited to donate items of interest either on temporary or permanent loan to form part of the exhibits. Already, a medal won by Tom Sutton with the 1892 football team has been kindly donated by his close relatives, the Ryan family. It is hoped that many other such memorabilia will be donated. The person to contact is Tom Lyons at 087.6425180 or club PRO, Fachtna Mc Carthy, at 087-6102033, or indeed any club member.
Why not have your summer get together in Ahamilla?
The ever popular Summer Camps will go ahead as usual in 2013. Enquire at Ahamilla at any time
Clonakilty Junior Ladies opened their league campaign on Saturday last (Mar 16th) with a good victory over Tadgh McCarthaighs. Clon found the net three times in the first 10 minutes courtesy of Jamie O’Regan, Lydia Kenny and Niamh O’Donovan. This great start plus a couple of fine points from Hollie Hayes enabled the team to play some very good football and with all the backs playing well as a defensive unit, Clon led 3-04 to 0-01 at half time. Fine displays by Aoife O’Neill, Jennifer White and the tenacious Faye Langley was the launch pad for further scores in the second half. Clon added 2 more goals from the accurate Ellen Hall and Caroline Dullea who also popped up with an excellent point from an acute angle. With Rosemary Dullea and Grace McManus working hard at midfield Clon ran out winners on a scoreline of 5-05 to 0-01. This was a good display to start the season and it was particularly encouraging to see the younger players showing up so well. Panel: Anna O’Hea, Sue Downey, Aoife O’Neill, Faye Langley, Lydia Kenny (1-0), Niamh Desmond Collins, Jennifer White (Capt), Rosemary Dullea, Grace McManus, Caroline Dullea (1-1), Ellen Hall (1-1), Hollie Hayes (0-2), Niamh O’Donovan (1-0), Jamie O’Regan (1-1), Mary Jo Williams, Alice O’Donoghue, Erin Ryan.
Championship draws for 2013 see Clonakilty junior hurlers taking on St. James of Ardfield in round one. Losers play Ballinascarthy or St. Colums. In Junior A football Clon play Barryroe. Losers play either Mathunas or Ilen Rovers. In under 21 football Clon play Newcestown. The junior B footballers received a bye while the junior C hurlers play Kilbree.
Clonakilty were defeated by Inniscarra in the county premier 2 league s/final in Inniscarra on Sunday, November 17th on a score of 2-13 to 0-13
Clonakilty junior A footballers were beaten by Caheragh in the league semi-final on a score of 3-14 to 2-04
Clonakilty defeated Naomh Abhan by 1-09 to 0-10 in the Division 2 final played in Dunmanway on Friday night, October 18th
Clonakilty Junior B footballers were heavily defeated by Goleen in the West Cork semi-final on Saturday, October 12th.
Clonakilty will play Naomg Abhan in Dunmanway on Friday, October 18th at 8pm in the Division 2 final.
Clonakilty senior footballers had an impressive win over Valley Rovers in the final league game of the year (0-16 to 1-07) to ensure promotion to Division One of the Kelleher Shield for 2014
Clonakilty drew with Clyda Rovers in the K.S. tie in Mourneabbey on Friday night. Final score; Clyda 2-10, Clon 1-13.
Clonakilty senior footballers remain in contention for promotion following a good win over Dohenys on Tuesday, October 1st. Final score was 3-11 to 2-10