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1950

1940-1959 February 18, 2014 at 1:39 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1950  Paddy Clifford, then with Glenbeigh, played at right fullback on the Kerry team that lost to Cork in the Munster Junior Football Championship. The Co. Technical Schools’ League was initiated. Mossy Roche, principal Killorglin Technical School, was a member of the organising committee. Paddy Foley was […]

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1949

1949

1940-1959 February 18, 2014 at 1:38 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1949  Munster beat Ulster in the Railway Cup Final. Teddy O Connor, then with Dick Fitzgerald’s, played at right halfback and won his second Railway Cup medal. The death occurred on Thurs. 6th Jan. of William (Bill) O Brien. He had been the first Secretary of Laune […]

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1948

1948

1940-1959 February 18, 2014 at 1:37 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1948  Mid-Kerry again reached the Co. Minor Football Semi-final, only to lose to Castleisland. Kerry beat Cork in the Munster Senior Football Final but lost to Mayo in the All-Ireland Semi-final. Teddy O Connor, then with Dick Fitzgerald’s, was on the team and Derry Burke, then with […]

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1947

1940-1959 February 18, 2014 at 1:37 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1947  The Mid-Kerry Board was formed in March. John T. O Riordan, Iveragh Road, was its first Secretary. Laune Rangers reached the final of the first Mid-Kerry Senior Football Championship, which was played in Moroney’s Field, Reen but lost to Milltown/Castlemaine. Laune Rangers reached the final of […]

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1946

1940-1959 February 18, 2014 at 1:35 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1946   Still smarting from the disappointment of the previous year, the Laune Rangers Club broke up. However, a few individuals, obviously driven by their love of the game, strove to carry on. Amongst those were Mike Joy, Paddy Foley and James Curtin. The club was represented […]

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1945

1945

1940-1959 February 18, 2014 at 1:35 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1945   The AGM of the Laune Rangers club took place on Fri. 23rd Feb. 1945 in the CYMS Hall. The balance sheet showed a small sum to credit. The following officers were elected: President – Rev. Father T. D. O Sullivan. Vice-Presidents – Father Murphy, Dr. […]

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1944

1944

1940-1959 February 18, 2014 at 1:33 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1944   The AGM of the Laune Rangers Club was held in the CYMS Hall, Killorglin on Sun. 6th Feb. 1944. There was a very good attendance of members, players and supporters. The Secretary’s report and that of the Treasurer, which showed a credit balance of £2, […]

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1943

1940-1959 February 18, 2014 at 1:32 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1943   Mike Joy was Chairman of Laune Rangers Club and Sean Moriarty was Secretary/Treasurer. Paddy Foley was Vice-Chairman and Jack O Dwyer was a very active member.   Co. Senior/Intermediate Football Championships   9 teams entered for the Co. Senior Football Championship, Austin Stack’s, Castlegregory, Dingle, […]

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1942

1940-1959 February 18, 2014 at 1:31 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1942   Mike Joy, Clooncarrig, was Chairman of Laune Rangers Club and Sean Moriarty, School Road, was Secretary. Paddy Foley, Jack O Dwyer and John Joe Falvey were very active members.   Co. Senior/Intermediate Football Championship Eight teams entered for the Co. Senior Football Championship, Shannon Rangers, […]

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1941

1940-1959 February 18, 2014 at 1:31 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1941   There was a large attendance at the AGM of the Laune Rangers Club, which was held at the end of Feb. 1941. It had been hoped to hold the AGM at the end of January but that had proved impossible due to the officers suffering […]

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1938

1920-1939 February 18, 2014 at 1:27 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1938   The officers of the club were: Chairman – Mike Joy (Clooncarrig), Vice-Chairman – Paddy Foley (Iveragh Road), Secretary – Johnsie O Connor (Lower Bridge St.), Treasurer – Batty O Dwyer. Senior captain – John Joe Falvey.   Co. Senior Football Championship Ten teams entered for […]

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1937

1920-1939 February 18, 2014 at 1:26 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1937 Co. Senior Football Championship 12 teams entered for the Co. Senior Championship and they were divided into two groups. North: Kerins O Rahillys, Gaeltacht, Dingle, North Kerry, Castlegregory and St. Brendan’s. South: Austin Stacks, Iveragh, Laune Rangers, John Mitchels, Killarney and Castleisland. The Championship was run […]

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1936

1920-1939 February 18, 2014 at 1:24 pm Comments are Disabled

1936 – Laune Rangers.   Co. Senior Football Championship Ten teams entered for the Co. Senior Football Championship. They were divided into two groups, Group A: Austin Stacks, South-Kerry, Killarney, St. Brendan’s and Killorglin. Group B: Kerins O Rahillys, North Kerry, John Mitchels, Gaeltacht and Dingle. That was a new […]

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1935

1935

1920-1939 February 18, 2014 at 1:22 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1935   At the Kerry Co. GAA Convention, which was held in the Courthouse, Tralee on Sun. 24th Feb. a motion from Austin Stack’s Club, ‘that we call on the Convention to endorse our action in refusing to take part in any GAA activities, football or hurling […]

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1934

1934

1920-1939 February 18, 2014 at 1:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1934   The 1933 Munster Camogie Semi-final, Kerry v Cork, was played in Killorglin.   The AGM of the Laune Rangers Club took place on Mon. 7th May. The following officers were elected: President – Rev. F.G. Mangan C.C. Chairman – Mike Joy. Vice-Chairmen – James O […]

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1933

1933

1920-1939 February 3, 2014 at 12:40 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1933 Laune Rangers’ players continued to play with East-Kerry in the Co. Senior and Intermediate Championships. The Laune Rangers District League, which included teams from Steelroe, Glenbeigh, Meanus/Dunloe and Lower Town, was won by the latter team. John Joe Falvey played on the Kerry Junior Football team […]

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1932

1932

1920-1939 February 3, 2014 at 12:39 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1932 Laune Rangers again participated with East-Kerry in the Co. Senior and Intermediate Football Co. Championships. Laune Rangers, captained by Tadhg McGillycuddy, won the East-Kerry Senior Football League. Prompted by Rev. Fr. Mangan, a Laune Football League was expanded to ten teams, Lower Town, Upper Town, Gurrane, […]

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1931

1920-1939 February 3, 2014 at 12:39 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1931 Laune Rangers’ players played with East-Kerry in the Co. Senior Football Championship. They, also, played with East-Kerry in the Co. Intermediate Football Championship, which had been inaugurated. Liam McSweeney was a on the Kerry delegation to Annual Congress. The death occurred on Maurice O Sullivan, old […]

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1928

1928

1920-1939 February 3, 2014 at 12:36 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1928   Having been without a playing/practice field for a number of years, the Killorglin GAA Club had almost become defunct, but it was reorganised with vigour in 1928.   After a lapse of three years, during which only the district winners contested the Co. Senior Football […]

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1927

1927

1920-1939 February 3, 2014 at 12:35 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers – 1927   For a variety of reasons, the Killorglin Football Club did not operate to any degree of efficiency. It had lost a number of its players through emigration. There had been dissatisfaction that a greater number of players from the area had not been given a […]

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