by ehistoryadmin on October 29, 2019

Kildare GAA and the Limerick Strike

Leinster Leader 7 June 1919

Kildare Co. Committee

Mr. J. J. Fitzgerald, Chairman presided at a meeting of the Co. Committee of the G.A.A. held at Kildare on Tuesday evening the principal business on the agenda being the selection of teams to take part in what should be a splendid trial match on Sunday next between the Co. Team and the rest of the Co.

After the merits of the different players had been minutely discussed it was decided that the arrangements of the teams should be:-

County Team – L. Cribbin (goal), J. Connor, J. Moran, J. Keely, M. Buckley, J. Conlan, T. Goulding, C. Connolly, M. Sammon, C. Flynn, B. McGlade, , L. Stanley, T. O’Brien, Jas. O’Connor, P. Flynn.

Rest of Co. – P. Walsh (goal), M. Keely, M. Heavey, T. Cribbin, J. Melia, P. Healy, P. Grady, O. Tyrell, W. Geary, P. Doyle, P. Garrett, M. Kelly, J. Burke, C. Rourke, W. Burke.

Subs – J. Tyrell, P. Leahy, G. Higgins, J. Slevin, J. Twitchen, – O’Neill (Clane).


Grand Football tournament,

In aid of Limerick Strike,

In Newbridge,

On Sunday, June 8th.

Newbridge Branch I.T.& G.W. v

Liberty Hall Branch I.T.& G.W.

Kildare Co. Team v. Rest of County

First Match at 2 p.m.

Admission to Field 6d

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