We thank Con Meade for sharing this uplifting news of Mark Ellis wearing the No. 10 Jersey on the New York Team which was victorious over Leitrim in the recent historic Match at Gaelic Park, New York. Sincere thanks to Mark and to Katie for permitting us to upload the two images below on the Millstreet Website. Heartfelt congratulations to Mark and his Team. Tap on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
BONS SECOURS INTERMEDIATE FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
SATURDAY 16th OCTOBER
LINK TO PURCHASE TICKETS HERE: https://gaacork.ie/2021/10/13/club-championship-match-tickets/
JUVENILES/U16’s will not require a ticket.
MILLSTREET GAA ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC
Millstreet GAA Club will host our Annual Golf Classic on today Tuesday 14th September 2021 in Killarney Golf Club.
We acknowledge & say thank you to:
Our event sponsors:
Cloverhill Food Ingredients; Colemans Millstreet Ltd;
David Tarrant; Donagh Hickey Motors Ltd.
All Ireland Properties (John Murphy); Close Bros Finance; MJK Oils; John Joe Dineen; James Byrne & Co.; Donagh Hickey Motors; Joe O’Sullivan Architectural & Product Design; Cullen GAA; Reen’s Pharmacy; Denis Hickey; Murphy Sheehy Insurance (John Reen); Colemans Millstreet (x4); David Tarrant; Millstreet Credit Union; Tony McCaul (x 2); The Bush Bar; Applegreen; Dairygold Co-operative Society; Mike Cronin Quarries; Hickey Fitzgerald Solicitors; Daly O’Se Property Partners; O’Flynn Medical; Pat Buckley Woodbrook Finance; Corkery’s Bar; Calor Gas; Eamon Tarrant & Sons Ltd.; Tim O’Keeffe Car Sales; K & L Deliveries; Avonmore Electrical; Lucey Motors; Retail Financial Solutions; O’Keeffe Oils; Duggan Steel; Bank of Ireland; Hickey Communications; Humphrey Healy Bar; Noel C Duggan Engineering; Corcoran Food Equipment; Dr. Michael Casey; Cross Refrigeration.
Our Tee Box Sponsors:
Herlihy’s Centra; O’Hanlon Tyres; Instyle Hair Salon; Dick Pomeroy & Co.; Noirin’s Boutique; Christy’s Family Restaurant; Rory O’Sullivan Physical Therapist; O’Leary Family Butchers; Millstreet Motor Factors; Noel C Duggan Hardware; Munster Fire & Safety; DCP Plastics; Wordsworth Bookshop; Mulcahy’s Pharmacy; Allied Irish Bank; Denis Lane & Son Electrical; Guerins Crash Repairs Ballydaly; Joe O’Sullivan Dismantlers; Denis Moynian Tyres; Brian Cremin Auto Accessories; Reens Car Sales; Michael O’Sullivan Electrical; Denis O’Sullivan Coaches; Marguerite’s Bakery; Linehans Garage; John D Buckley Construction; O’Leary Ventilation & Duct Services Ltd; Sibleys Deserts; Fintan Cronin Investments; Macroom Motor Services; Martin Casey Meats; Humphrey Healy Bar; Murphy’s Bakery; Newmarket Motors; Dennehy Commercials Ltd; Deerpark Motors; Dan Murphy Car Valet; Macroom Haulage; John Hickey Hackney Service; Padraig Griffin Project Management; DH Boots.
Longest Drive & nearest the pin prizes kindly sponsored by
Lucey Motors & Lucey Transport
We thank Seáno Murphy, Knocknagree and formerly of High Mill Lane, Millstreet – for so very kindly sharing this very interesting newspaper photo of 1963 in which many wonderfully talented Millstreet Players feature. Tap on the image to enlarge. (S.R.)
We thank Seáno Murphy of Knocknagree (originally from High Mill Lane, Millstreet) for sharing this wonderfully historic photograph of 1956 showing the Millstreet Team playing an important Match in Macroom – a County Quarter Final. Seáno is pictured on the extreme left in the front row. Tap on the image to enlarge. (S.R.) Seáno has just kindly shared the names of all in the picture:
Back Row from left: Ted O’Connor, John O’Shea, Denis Kelleher, John O’Keeffe, Con Corcoran, Brendan Moynihan, Teddy Kelleher, John Kelleher, Cormac Dineen, Neily Dennehy, J.J. Hinchion and Jim O’Connor (Dooneen). Front Row from left: Seáno Murphy, John Corcoran, John F. Daly, Dan O’Leary, Garda Mick Byrne stationed in Knocknagree – father of the former Garda Chief Commissioner, Pat Byrne (Goalie), Joe Buckley, John “Sing” O’Sullivan, William O’Leary, Pat Joe Kelleher and Anthony Manley.
What a night! Kilcorney’s Conor O’Callaghan captains Cork to victory over Tipp in Under 20 Munster Hurling Final this Wednesday evening, 23rd Dec. 2020. The exciting event was broadcast live on TG4. Sincere congratulations to Conor and the entire Cork Team on such a magnificent sporting achievement.
We thank Pádraig O’Driscoll for sharing this image of the very successful Millstreet Team on Saturday, 15th Aug. 2020 when in the Bon Secours Cork Intermediate Football Championship they played Ballinora at Macroom Castle Grounds pitch. Tap on the picture to enlarge. (S.R.) Pádraig comments: “Hard fought win this Saturday evening v Ballinora 8 pts to 5 ….. Come on the Sráid!“
INTERMEDIATE FOOTBALL LEAGUE
on THIS SUNDAY 10th Feb. 2019
We thank Sharon for the Notice. (S.R.)
Millstreet Community Council congratulates Sports Woman Supreme Chloe Collins on receiving her prestigious Munster Medal following Cork’s Victory in the Munster Final last Saturday. We thank MCC Chairman Noel Buckley for sharing such a deserving greeting with which we all wish to be associated. (S.R.)
Millstreet GAA Annual St. Stephen’s Day Fun Walk. Registration at GAA Community Hall between 11.00 and 11. 30 a.m.. Going around the Glebe and finishing at Colemans, Minor Row. We thank Sharon Lane for the notice. (S.R.)
Millstreet GAA are in the midst of supporting the Cork County Board promoted Clubs Fund Raising Draw with another new series underway. The draw acts as a fillip boost to the development of club facilities across the county in addition to enhancing the quality of Gaelic Games for youth at club and school level. The draws take place on a monthly basis and feature an array of attractive cash and other prizes. The club welcome new participants — a year’s subscription is €100 paid yearly or monthly. Further details on the draw are available from club officers, or from the Cork GAA Draw website
Where Does My €100 Go?
* €35 – Prize Fund & Admin
* €47 – Promoting Club*
* €18 – Grants/Developments/Coaching/CLCG Chorcaí
It’s good to know that a large amount of the money stays local, as well as having a large prize find of €575,000.
Seeing as we here in the Millstreet Parish border the Kingdom, we are hearing that some of our farmers are having the same troubles as their compatriots further south on the Cork – Kerry border:
West Cork farmers are doing their best to look after disillusioned Kerry supporters as many of them turn up in their fields.
All in the spirit of the upcoming All-Ireland Final (Sunday 20th September 2009) between Cork and Kerry. The video is of course a reference to Paidí O’Shea’s infamous comment about the Kerry supporters being “animals”
Come on the REBELS!
There are some video clips from the Cork v Kerry games earlier in the year below: