Monday 6th May

Weekly Observer Youths Division One League Title
Askeaton/Kilcornan AFC 4-0 Broadford Utd
(HT 1-0)
Zach Birdthistle (3)
Tyrique Harte
Our first bit of silverware for our new club was won on Monday evening in Mick Hanley Park when our Youths team took on Broadford Utd in the League Title. Zach opened the scoring to put us ahead at half time. Both sides had great chances after the break. Zach doubled our lead before completing his hat trick after a long ball over the top. The scoring was completed when Tyrique slotted home after an assist by Zach.
Team: Cathal Guerin, Christopher Sheehy, Pat Hehir, Conor McNamara, Conor Conway, Sambulo Ngubane, Thomas McCarthy (Capt), Finn O’ Gorman, Jack Doran, John Connors, Zach Birdthistle, Stephen Maune, Tyrique Harte, Cathal Moran, Aron Kelly, Leon Morton, Danny O’ Flaherty.
Managers: Killian Fitzgerald, Davie Downes

Tuesday 7th May

U13 Boys Div 2
Askeaton/Kilcornan 1-6 Carrig Cel
Tom Harty

U16 Boys Div 2
Feenagh v Askeaton/Kilcornan (off, no referee available)

Wednesday 8th May

U9 Boys
Askeaton/Kilcornan v Dromore Utd
The boys finished up their season on Wednesday evening with their last game against Dromore Utd. Great season for the boys and we look forward to seeing you all again after the summer break.

U12 Boys Div 2
Askeaton/Kilcornan 1-0 Dromore Utd

U14 Boys Div 3
Dromore Utd B 1-5 Askeaton/Kilcornan
Our U14s won the League on Wednesday evening with a 5-1 win against Dromore B.
Scorers were Eoin McNamara, Mark McDonagh, Rory Moran, Adam O’Driscoll and Hugh Sheehy.
Presentation of the cup was made to the boys on Saturday after their final game of the season. (See below)
Squad: Luca Zoncada, Max Miller, Aaron Cregan, Cathal Daly, Darragh O’Shaughnessy, Eoin McNamara, Mark McDonagh, Adam O’Driscoll, Cathal Finnerty, Rory Moran, Donncha O’Gorman, Jack Murphy, Rian Kelly, Tom Harty and Hugh Sheehy.
Congratulations to all the players and management.

Friday 10th May

U13 Boys Div 2
NCW Town B 0-1 Askeaton/Kilcornan
Tom Harty
Under 13 boys guaranteed themselves a spot in the shield final with a game to spare, winning 1 nil away to Newcastle West. Great game of football (which was not for the faint hearted). The lads battled well and created chances throughout with Tom Harty finding the net early in the 2nd half.

Weekly Observer Division 1
Askeaton/Kilcornan AFC v Granagh Utd (off)

Saturday 11th May

Nursery 2024
The class of 2024 graduated on Saturday morning from our Nursery soccer. An amazing bunch of kids that are an absolute credit to their parents and our new club. They are full of fun, manners, kindness and energy.
A big thank you to club captain Alan Ryan and Sam Duggan from our junior team as well as Kerry Moane and Lucey O’Flaherty from our under 16’s who spent the morning with them and presented their medals.
Thanks to everyone who supported the Saturday mornings especially the parents who turned up in some of the worst weather imaginable. Ye are raising amazing kids and the future of our club is extremely bright because of it. Enjoy the summer and we will see you all again later in the year.

U12 Boys Div 2
Askeaton/Kilcornan 1-3 Shannonside A
Danny Anglim
Great performance from our players who lost out to the now league winners.
Still in a chance for a shield final with two games to play.

U14 Boys Div 3
Askeaton/Kilcornan 3-0 Shannonside
Tom Harty (2)
Darragh O’ Shaughnessy
Having won the league on Wednesday evening with one game remaining the U14s played their final game on Saturday morning against neighbours Shannonside. Limerick Desmond Schoolboys/Girls League representative Niall O’ Connor presented Captain Rory Moran and team with their cup after the game. Well done to all the players and management.

Sunday 12th May

Weekly Observer Division 1
Askeaton/Kilcornan AFC 1-1 St. Itas
(HT 0-0)
Brandon Murphy

Photo: Dermot McCarthy on behalf of Tom Corrigan being presented with last weeks Split the Pot winnings from Rachel Cregan.

ASKEATON KILCORNAN AFC 50/50 SPLIT THE POT!!
Our Split the Pot draw was held Tuesday, May 7th in Askeaton clubhouse. The winner of €123 was JJ Sweeney.
Split the Pot is our weekly fundraiser for Askeaton Kilcornan AFC. You can enter by writing your name and contact number on the envelope and place your €2 into the envelope. The envelope should be placed into one of the buckets located in SuperValu, Centra, Top of the Town Bar, Cagney’s Bar, Shanahan’s Shop, Boss Barbers, Brian Collins Bookmakers, Moran’s Hardware, Askeaton Soccer Pitch and Kilcornan Community Hall. You can also enter online at www.askeatonkilcornanafc.ie The draw is held every Tuesday evening. Half of the money entered into the draw is given in prize money and the other half goes towards funding activities for our club. We thank you all for your continued support of this fundraising initiative, it is very much appreciated.

BONUS BALL
This weeks Bonus Ball winning number is 30.
Draw 1 winner: Brendan McCarthy
Draw 2 winner: Mike Dalton
Congratulations to you both.