Weekly Round Up , Weekending Sunday 11th January 2015


By Tommy Naughton

Week No.20
Weekending 11th January 2015

Denny Premier ‘A’
Dingle Bay Rovers became the first team to defeat Listowel Celtic in the regular league season since the 2012-2013 season . This win moves Dingle out of the bottom two and up to joint fifth . Paul Devane Brian Rayel and Sean o Connor were the Dingle Bay Scorers with O Connor getting the winner with the game tied at two apiece . Kevin McCarthy and Eoin o Mahony were the Listowel Celtic scorers .
Tralee Dynamos go joint top of the table after they came from behind to inflict Killarney Celtic with their second defeat in a row . Joe Hurley had given the home side a first half lead but goals from John Farragher and Danny Roche in the final 25 minutes secured the points for the Tralee side in a game that saw three red cards .
Castleisland Afc for the second week in a row were held to a draw this time by a hard working Killarney Athletic side who never gave up even when they were two down with less than ten minutes remaining . Kevin Moran denied Killarney Athletic taking the lead when he saved a penalty early in the match . Dean Poolman gave the home side the lead and this was added to by a Sean Brosnan strike from nearly 40 yards out . Martin Crowley pulled a goal back for Killarney Athletic in the 83rd minute and as the 90 minutes elapsed Kenneth Clifford grabbed am equaliser . Killarney Athletic nearly took all three points with the last kick of the game but a full length save by Kevin Moran meant the home side hung on for a point .
Sunday 11th January 2015
Dingle Bay Rovers  3-2  Listowel Celtic
Killarney Celtic  1-2  Tralee Dynamos
Castleisland Afc  2-2  Killarney Athletic

Denny Premier ‘B’
Mastergeeha Fc are up to third with a win in their derby game against Ballyhar Dynamos . After a score less draw Mastergeeha took the lead five minutes into the first half . James o Donoghue levelled matters with 15 minutes left with a cracking header , however Mastergeeha struck for the winner in the 86th minute .
Killarney Celtic B team jumped up to joint fifth with a win against Spa Road Fc . Paudie Clifford grabbed a hat trick for the winners with Stephen McCarthy scoring one . Pa Fitzgibbon was the Spa Road goal scorer .
Fenit Samphires made it 9 wins from 9 after they took all three points home from their game in Kenmare . The usual suspects again of Ger McCarthy and Daniel Clinton were the scorers with McCarthy scoring twice . Tadhg Fleming will be however delighted to come through the game with a clean sheet in a rare appearance in goals .
Classic Fc are up to fourth and keep their promotion dream alive with a win over Ballymac Galaxy . Timmy Totti Lynch and Billy Clifford were the goal scorers for Classic Fc with Mike Duggan getting the Ballymac Galaxy goal .
Sunday 11th January 2015
Ballyhar Dynamos  1-2  Mastergeeha Fc
Spa Road  1-4  Killarney Celtic B
Inter Kenmare  0-3  Fenit Samphires
Classic FC  2-1  Ballymac Galaxy

Denny Div 1 ‘A’
Castlemaine United are up to joint fifth with a home win over St Brendans Park B team . Cathal Moriarty scored the only goal of the game from the penalty spot .
Skeliga Fc stay in third place but have closed the gap after a home win over QPR . Rad Keating gave the home side the lead but this was cancelled out soon after . Sean Cournane regained the lead for the home side and this was added to by a goal from Chris Farley and a second from Cournane before the half time break . QPR did get a goal back but it was only a consolation with ten minutes remaining .
AC Athletic are off the bottom of the table with a win against CSKA Tralee . John Mike Dooley scored a brace with one coming from Barry Walshe .
Sunday 11th January 2015
Castlemaine United  1-0  St Brendans Park ‘B’
Skeliga FC  4-2  QPR
CSKA Tralee  2-3  AC Athletic

Denny Div 1 ‘B’
CG Killarney extend their lead at the top of the division with a big home win over Annascaul Fc . In a first half that had all the goals Brendan Fuller and Darragh o Brien scored two each with Joe Donovan getting one where Mike Barrett , Frank Cronin and Ger Foley stood out for the winner .
The Athletico Ardfert game against Listowel Celtic B team was abandoned in the second half with both sides level at one all .
Sunday 11th January 2015
CG Killarney  5-1  Annascaul FC .
Atletico Ardfert  AvA  Listowel Celtic B ( Match Abandoned )

Denny Div 2 ‘A’
Tralee Celtic continue to lead at the top with a tough win away in Sneem . Daire Dunne got the only goal of the game for the Tralee side .
Mastergeeha keep hold of second place with a home win over Ballymac Celtic . Joe Joe Fleming got the only goal of the game .
Mitchels Avenue keep the pressure on the two teams above them with the help of a walk over form CS Abbeydorney .
Sunday 11th January 2015
Sneem Santos  0-1  Tralee Celtic
Mastergeeha B  1-0  Ballymac Celtic
Mitchels Avenue  3-0  CS Abbeydorney , ( Walk Over ) .

Denny Div 2 ‘B’
Ballyheigue Athletic have secured promotion and a place in this seasons league final after a win at home against AC Athletic B team . Frankie Flaherty scored twice with Kieran o Connor and Danny Casey getting one each .
Inter Kenmare keep the pressure on as they look to try get the second final spot with a home win over Mitchels Avenue B team . They are now five points off second spot but have a game in hand .
Strand Road picked up another win on Sunday evening and are up to fifth when they accounted for Shannon Wanderers in Mounthawk Park . The Stand Road boys were two up early in the first half but were all level early in the second half before a strong final quarter secured the win. Dan Kinsella , Lucas o Mahony , David Sweeney all scored one each with Jamie Callaghan coming off the bench to score two .
Sunday 11th January 2015
Ballyheigue Athletic  4-0  AC Athletic B
Inter Kenmare B   3-1  Mitchels Avenue B
Strand Road FC  5-2  Shannon Wanderers

Munster Youths Cup
Killarney Celtic are into the last eight of the Munster Youth Cup with an away win over a strong Regional United side in Limerick . Cathal o Shea and Lee o Callaghan were the goal scorers .
Saturday 10th January 2015
Regional United  0-2  Killarney Celtic

Denny U-17 League Section A
Inter Kenmare have made it a three way tie at the top of the division with a win away against Castleisland Afc .
Saturday 10th January 2015
Castleisland Afc  2-3  Inter Kenmare

Denny U-17 League Section B
Ballylongford Fc picked up their first win of the season when they defeated leaders Asdee Rovers on Saturday morning . After a scoreless first half the second half had plenty of goals . Owen o Connor , Paul Murphy, Gearoid Mulvihill and Jack Mulvihill all scored for the winners with Jordan o Regan scoring for Asdee Rovers .
Saturday 10th January 2015
Ballylongford FC  4-1  Asdee Rovers

Denny Youths League Section A
Killarney Athletic picked up their first win of the season when they defeated leaders Castlemaine United . Daniel Whittleton gave the visitors the lead but Eoin Foran levelled matters in the 80th minute . The winning goal came in the 90th minute from the head of Alan Daly .
Mastergeeha go joint second with the help of a walk over from Killorglin Afc .
Saturday 10th January 2015
Killarney Athletic  2-1  Castlemaine United
Mastergeeha Fc  3-0  Killorglin FC , ( Walkover) .

Denny Youths League Section B
AC Athletic picked up their first win thanks to goals from John Buckley , Jason Keane and David Egan .
St Brendans Park continue to lead the division with a home win over CS Abbeydorney . Thomas Phelan gave the visitors the lead but was cancelled out by a Ferdia o Brien penalty . Second half goals from Paddy Collins , Donagh o Brien and Emmanuel Abubakar secured the win for the park .
Dingle Bay Rovers maintain second place with an away win against Fenit Samphires . Tomas Sheehy and Pa Sheehy were the scorers for Dingle Bay Rovers .
Saturday 10th January 2015
AC Athletic  3-1  Listowel Celtic
St Brendans Park  4-1  CS Abbeydorney
Fenit Samphires   1-2   Dingle Bay Rovers