Club + Hurling + Punchestown - News & Reports
The last week of August and the first full week of hurling action for some time. Not a bad week either with the seniors performing creditably against Ballyboden, five trophies won by underage teams and a near 100% success rate in the other games played. On top of this was the very successful 20
Close but not close enough sums up this round robin championship encounter in O’Toole Park on Saturday evening 30th August 2008 as Crokes lost out by 1-16 to 1-11 against reigning county champions, Ballyboden St Endas.
On the 10th of August in Clonshaugh the Intermediate Championship Crokes beat Craobh Chiaran 2-10 to 2-06.
Congratulations to Cyril Byrne who won 2 tickets in the draw for the big football qualifier game in Croke Park on Saturday 16 August. Thanks to Kenilworth Motors, one of our generous club sponsors, Cyril will roar the Dubs on in their much anticipated joust with Tyrone.
Intermediates keep championship hopes alive with impressive win against table toppers Craobh Chiarain - Sun Aug 10th
A hard earned win by a youthful Crokes intermediate team over Clanna Gael in Silverpark on Thursday 24th July 2008 provided a welcome fillip to the side’s championship hopes. The 1-13 to 0-7 victory owed much to assured free taking, a superb back sextet and efficient net minding. With four poin
That was certainly the experience of the massively enthused Crokes under 11’s and under 15’s following matches en route against Toomevarra and Holycross Ballycahill respectively. Worthwhile games, generous hospitality and hurling talk were the order of the day, crowned by a sublime Semple experi