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Founded on September 2, 1985 the Kilkenny and South East Area Basketball Board is charged with organising and developing the sport of basketball within the club structure for the whole South East region of Ireland.

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19/08/2016
Co Board News

The following points are the updates from the Area Board Meeting.

1. Coaching Seminars.

The first of our Coaching Clinics was held last Tuesday night.

Thank you to the Tommy O Mahony and players from Kilkenny Stars.

The next coaching clinics are as follows:

Tuesday 19th Sept Mark Scannell

Tuesday 26th Sept Francis O'Sullivan.

The Clinics run from 7pm-9pm in O'Loughlins GAA Hall, Kilkenny and is open for all to attend with a minimum cost of just €5 on the door. These are a great opportunity to learn from 2 of Ireland's top coaches.

2. Referees Course

KK/SE Area Board will hold a referees course on Saturday and Sunday14th and 15th October in Mercy Gym Waterford Cost is €30 per person. Places limited. Names to the Secretary.

3. Coaching Courses.

The Area Board are running a Level 1 Coaching Course next Saturday and Sunday, places still available if interested please contact the Secretary.

The Area Board are also running an Intro Coaching Course on 30th Sept. Places very limited. Please confirm your attendance with the Secretary.

18/09/2017
Girls U16 2017/18
Baltinglass Bulldogs 11 - 65 Kilkenny Stars 18/2

Baltinglass Bulldogs suffer defeat to Kilkenny Stars.
5th placed Baltinglass Bulldogs were comprehensively beaten at home by 2nd placed Kilkenny Stars at Scoil Chonglais at 1:30 pm

Baltinglass Bulldogs
Form: L L W L L L

Kilkenny Stars
Form: W W L W W W W


Scorers: (Baltinglass Bulldogs) Niamh O'Brien (6),Jessie Begley (5)
(Kilkenny Stars) Neasa McGuire (18), Elena Lauhoff (13), Grace Lawlor (10)

20/02/2018
Marble City Hawks Nominated for Sports Stars of the Month for April.

Kilkenny’s Marble City Hawks have been nominated for KCLR's Sports Stars of the Month for April.

The Hawks are after having a fantastic season this year, They reached the National Cup Final and just narrowly lost out to Ulster Rockets in overtime, following on from that they finished third in the regular season and then went on to beat ITC Basketball (Carlow) in the Final of the Women's Division 1 League Play-off with Kelly O’Hallahan picking up league Player of the Year in the process.

If you have time please vote for them to win this months sports stars of the month here: www.kclrfanzone.com/awards/

Congratulation Hawks on a Great Season.

25/04/2017
Boys U12 2017/18
Kilkenny Stars Meteors 15 - 35 Castlecomer 7/2

Kilkenny Stars Meteors suffer defeat to Castlecomer.
6th placed Kilkenny Stars Meteors were beaten at home by 3rd placed Castlecomer at O'Loughlin Gael's Kilkenny at 7 pm

Kilkenny Stars Meteors has yet to win in this competition, having lost all 7 games.
Form: L L L L L L L

Castlecomer
Form: W W L W W


Scorers: (Kilkenny Stars Meteors) Diarmuid Matthews (6),Adam Hanlon (4),Charlie Phelan (2)
(Castlecomer) Adam Morrissey (16), Colin Hayes (6), Regan Downey (4)

20/02/2018
Coaching Clinic 2

The next Coaching Clinic to be held by Kilkenny/South East Basketball Board will be held on Tuesday 7th March in O'Loughlins at 7.00 pm.

Francis and Ciaran O' Sullivan will be the Tutors for this Clinic. Both are very experienced Coaches ad have a hugh experience at this level.

Admission is €5 and all are welcome.

Refreshments will be served

02/03/2017
Co Board News

The following points are the updates from the Area Board Meeting.

1. Coaching Seminars.

The first of our Coaching Clinics was held last Tuesday night.

Thank you to the Tommy O Mahony and players from Kilkenny Stars.

The next coaching clinics are as follows:

Tuesday 19th Sept Mark Scannell

Tuesday 26th Sept Francis O'Sullivan.

The Clinics run from 7pm-9pm in O'Loughlins GAA Hall, Kilkenny and is open for all to attend with a minimum cost of just €5 on the door. These are a great opportunity to learn from 2 of Ireland's top coaches.

2. Referees Course

KK/SE Area Board will hold a referees course on Saturday and Sunday14th and 15th October in Mercy Gym Waterford Cost is €30 per person. Places limited. Names to the Secretary.

3. Coaching Courses.

The Area Board are running a Level 1 Coaching Course next Saturday and Sunday, places still available if interested please contact the Secretary.

The Area Board are also running an Intro Coaching Course on 30th Sept. Places very limited. Please confirm your attendance with the Secretary.

18/09/2017
Girls U13 2017/18
Kilkenny Stars 41 - 22 Wildcats 13/2

Kilkenny Stars claim victory against Wildcats.
League leaders Kilkenny Stars won 41-22 against their visitors, 2nd placed Wildcats at O'Loughlin Gael's Kilkenny at 8 pm

Kilkenny Stars has yet to be beaten in this competition, having won every game.
Form: W W W W W W W

Wildcats have won 4 out of 5 away games.
Form: L W W W W

Gemma Lawlor moves to top scorer in this competition after scoring 7 times in this game taking the player's total scores to 59 goals.

Scorers: (Kilkenny Stars) Gemma Lawlor (7),Aoibhain Dunphy (7),Ruth Breen (6),Molly Burke (6),Tara McGrath (6)
(Wildcats) Caitlin Gloecker (12)

20/02/2018
Coaching Clinic

KSE Area Board will be hosting a coaching clinic in O'Loughlins GAA Hall on Wednesday 15th Feb from 7.00pm - 8.45pm.

Two of the areas top coaches in Lawrence 'Puff' Summers and recently appointed Ireland Girls U18 Coach Tommy O'Mahony will be on hand to demonstrate the ins and outs of the game.

This is open to all in the basketball community to attend whether you are a coach, player or just interested in the game of basketball.

Entry on the night is just €5

07/02/2017
Girls U14 Div 1 2017/18
Portlaoise 45 - 20 Castlecomer 18/2

Portlaoise take all points from Castlecomer.
3rd placed Portlaoise comprehensively won 45-20 against their visitors, 4th placed Castlecomer at St Marys Portlaoise at 3:30 pm

Portlaoise
Form: W L L W W L

Castlecomer
Form: L W L L L W

Niamh Friel moves to top scorer in this competition after scoring 10 times in this game taking the player's total scores to 31 goals.

Scorers: (Portlaoise) Niamh Friel (10),Neassa Towey (9),Faith Umeh (6)
(Castlecomer) Kate Purcell (6), Muireann Ryan (6), Amy Ring (4)

20/02/2018
Local National League Teams in Cup Action

All Three of the National League Teams in the South East are in Cup Action this Saturday.

Ladies Super League Team WIT Wildcats will play UCC Glanmire in the last eight of the Woman's National Cup at 7pm in the Mercy Secondary School Waterford

Men's Division 1 Team, Team Kilkenny will play Kanes Supervalue Killorglin in the last eight of The Presidents Cup also at 7pm in the Watershed Sports Complex Kilkenny

Woman's Division 1 team, Marble City Hawks will Play Fr Mathews in the last eight of the senior woman's cup away at 7.30pm in Colaiste Chriost Ri in Cork.

So if you are at a loose end this Saturday Night and are in Waterford, Cork and Kilkenny head along and give the teams your support. They should be 3 entertaining games of Basketball.

01/12/2016
Co Board News

The following points are the updates from the Area Board Meeting.

1. Coaching Seminars.

The first of our Coaching Clinics was held last Tuesday night.

Thank you to the Tommy O Mahony and players from Kilkenny Stars.

The next coaching clinics are as follows:

Tuesday 19th Sept Mark Scannell

Tuesday 26th Sept Francis O'Sullivan.

The Clinics run from 7pm-9pm in O'Loughlins GAA Hall, Kilkenny and is open for all to attend with a minimum cost of just €5 on the door. These are a great opportunity to learn from 2 of Ireland's top coaches.

2. Referees Course

KK/SE Area Board will hold a referees course on Saturday and Sunday14th and 15th October in Mercy Gym Waterford Cost is €30 per person. Places limited. Names to the Secretary.

3. Coaching Courses.

The Area Board are running a Level 1 Coaching Course next Saturday and Sunday, places still available if interested please contact the Secretary.

The Area Board are also running an Intro Coaching Course on 30th Sept. Places very limited. Please confirm your attendance with the Secretary.

18/09/2017
Boys U14 2017/18
South Tipp Titans 10 - 51 Kilkenny Stars 10/2

South Tipp Titans beaten by Kilkenny Stars.
5th placed South Tipp Titans were comprehensively beaten at home by League leaders Kilkenny Stars at Monroe Gym, Clonmel at 5 pm

South Tipp Titans
Form: L L W L L D L

Kilkenny Stars have won 3 out of 4 away games.
Form: W L W W W W W

Sean Moore moves to top scorer in this competition after scoring 16 times in this game taking the player's total scores to 51 goals.

Scorers: (South Tipp Titans) James Kilbane (5)
(Kilkenny Stars) Sean Moore (16), Luke Coffey (9), Simba Boston (7)

20/02/2018
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR 2016-17
The 2016-17 Registration Season is now open.

Registration Season is now open.

If you wish to register your club and players, or to register as a technical member, you can do so via the links below.

Club and Player Registration: http://bi.comortais.com/Account/Login.aspx

Technical Registration: https://reg.sportingpulse.com/regoform.cgi?formID=57538

New Clubs - If you would like to register a new club, please email rwall@basketballireland.ie for further information.

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19/08/2016
Girls U15 Div 2 2017/18
Scoil Ruain 34 - 20 Carlow BC 12/2

Scoil Ruain claim victory against Carlow BC.
League leaders Scoil Ruain won 34-20 against their visitors, 4th placed Carlow BC at Scoil Ruain Sports Centre at 8 pm

Scoil Ruain has yet to be beaten in this competition, having won every game.
Form: W W W W W W W

Carlow BC
Form: L W L L L W


Scorers: (Scoil Ruain) Jess Strappe (8),Rachel Butler (6),Isabelle Hayden (5),Anna Prendergast (5)

20/02/2018
HULA HOOPS INTERMEDIATE CUP ENTRY NOW OPEN

Entry into the 2nd Hula Hoops National Intermediate Cup is now open.

Download Application Form Here

Closing Date for applications is 29th August.

Application Forms must be returned

1.by post to Rory Wall, National Intermediate Cup Entry 2016-17, Basketball Ireland, National Basketball Arena, Dublin 24

2.via email to rwall@basketballireland.ie.

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19/08/2016
Co Board News

The following points are the updates from the Area Board Meeting.

1. Coaching Seminars.

The first of our Coaching Clinics was held last Tuesday night.

Thank you to the Tommy O Mahony and players from Kilkenny Stars.

The next coaching clinics are as follows:

Tuesday 19th Sept Mark Scannell

Tuesday 26th Sept Francis O'Sullivan.

The Clinics run from 7pm-9pm in O'Loughlins GAA Hall, Kilkenny and is open for all to attend with a minimum cost of just €5 on the door. These are a great opportunity to learn from 2 of Ireland's top coaches.

2. Referees Course

KK/SE Area Board will hold a referees course on Saturday and Sunday14th and 15th October in Mercy Gym Waterford Cost is €30 per person. Places limited. Names to the Secretary.

3. Coaching Courses.

The Area Board are running a Level 1 Coaching Course next Saturday and Sunday, places still available if interested please contact the Secretary.

The Area Board are also running an Intro Coaching Course on 30th Sept. Places very limited. Please confirm your attendance with the Secretary.

18/09/2017
Boys U16 2017/18
Tramore 21 - 38 Kilkenny Stars 15/2

Tramore are defeated by Kilkenny Stars.
5th placed Tramore were beaten at home by 2nd placed Kilkenny Stars at Tramore CBS at 7 pm

Tramore
Form: L W L W W L L L

Kilkenny Stars
Form: W W W L L W W


Scorers: (Tramore) J. FItzpatrick (12),J. Hawkes (6),M. Murry (2)
(Kilkenny Stars) Cormac Rafter (12), Tommy Docherty (12), Adam Langan (4), Liam Doyle (4)

20/02/2018
THERESA WALSH RATIFIED AS BASKETBALL IRELAND PRESIDENT
Kilkenny Woman Becomes 24th President Of Basketball Ireland

Kilkenny native Theresa Walsh has been ratified as the 24th president of Basketball Ireland at the organisation's Annual General Meeting on Saturday June 11th. She is the second ever female president of the organisation and the first since Mary Baneham served as President from 1985-1989.

She has over 30 years involvement in basketball through schools and with St. Patrick's and Kilkenny Stars basketball clubs. She is a long serving member of the Kilkenny & South East Area Board as well as the National Area Board. Courtside, she has been involved as a Coach, Referee, Table Official and Commissioner.

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19/08/2016
South East School Girls 2nd Year A
Loreto Kilkenny 30 - 47 Mercy Waterford 19/2

Loreto Kilkenny lose to Mercy Waterford.
2nd placed Loreto Kilkenny were beaten at home by League leaders Mercy Waterford at Loreto Kilkenny Home Ground

Loreto Kilkenny
Form: L W W W

Mercy Waterford has yet to be beaten in this competition, having won every game.
Form: W W W W

20/02/2018
INTRODUCTION TO COACHING COURSE - DUBLIN

Coaches looking to gain an introduction to coaching qualification are being invited to attend an Intro Course this July 31st in The National Basketball Arena.

An intro course will take place as follows:

Venue: National Basketball Arena, Tallaght

Date: Sunday July 31st

Times: 09.30 - 17.30

Cost: €40

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19/08/2016
Co Board News

The following points are the updates from the Area Board Meeting.

1. Coaching Seminars.

The first of our Coaching Clinics was held last Tuesday night.

Thank you to the Tommy O Mahony and players from Kilkenny Stars.

The next coaching clinics are as follows:

Tuesday 19th Sept Mark Scannell

Tuesday 26th Sept Francis O'Sullivan.

The Clinics run from 7pm-9pm in O'Loughlins GAA Hall, Kilkenny and is open for all to attend with a minimum cost of just €5 on the door. These are a great opportunity to learn from 2 of Ireland's top coaches.

2. Referees Course

KK/SE Area Board will hold a referees course on Saturday and Sunday14th and 15th October in Mercy Gym Waterford Cost is €30 per person. Places limited. Names to the Secretary.

3. Coaching Courses.

The Area Board are running a Level 1 Coaching Course next Saturday and Sunday, places still available if interested please contact the Secretary.

The Area Board are also running an Intro Coaching Course on 30th Sept. Places very limited. Please confirm your attendance with the Secretary.

18/09/2017
Boys U16 2017/18
Old Leighlin BC A 41 - 21 Tipperary Knights 11/2

Old Leighlin BC A take spoils against Tipperary Knights.
3rd placed Old Leighlin BC A won 41-21 against their visitors, 6th placed Tipperary Knights at Old Leighlin Hall at 3 pm

Old Leighlin BC A
Form: W L W W L W L L

Tipperary Knights
Form: L L L W

20/02/2018
19/08/2016
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