Hurling - News & Reports
The U 14A’s took on the U.14 O’ Loughlin Gaels’ team on a miserable afternoon in Kilkenny last Sunday 26th March. Crokes attacked from the start. Mark O’Dwyer opened the score with a goal from a free. He hit over another two nice points in the first half.
Crokes senior hurlers got the 2006 competitive season off to a winning start with a 4-10 to 0-9 victory over Ballyboden St Endas in Silverpark on Sunday 19th March 2006.
On the third coldest St. Patrick’s Day on record, there was nothing cold about this wholehearted display from Kilmacud Crokes Under-14A’s as they comprehensively overcame a Bray team, coached by Kilkenny’s John Henderson.
Competition/League: Under 15 Division 1 Round 2
Management Team: Pat Halpin, Daibhi dePaor, Fionan Moriarty, Tom Murphy
Crokes 5 - 10 v St Oliver Plunketts/Eoghan Ruagh 0 - 05
A cold sharp morning in the splendidly appointed McGrath Memorial Park, Bagnelstown (Muine Bheag), Co Carlow on 18th March 2006 saw a combined under 12 and under 11 Crokes team overcome our hosts Erin’s Own by a 5-4 to 2-3 margin.
This is a picture of the Senior Hurling Team takn in Silver Park, c1989
On Sunday 12th March, a large party of Under-14’s travelled to Thurles to play Dúrlas Óg in two challenge matches. The first match saw Dúrlas Óg taking an early lead through a well taken point, which was followed by a goal from a penalty in the 7th minute.
Kilmacud Crokes 1-11 (0-5) Kildare 3-7 (1-4)
Third Senior Title
Our U13 hurlers took the long trek to the seaside town of Skerries on Saturday. This outing was to prove very productive, in that all points were bagged in what was a very impressive display in the first League match of the season.