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Maybe Down … But Certainly Not Out!

November 30th, 2018 | Uncategorized

The Club’s 2018 AGM was held on Monday 26 November at Gortacladdy and was the best-attended in many years with some 70 people taking part. Whilst the meeting heard a series of positive reports on many aspects of the Club’s business, the bitter disappointment of the still-raw relegation to Junior football hung over the evening. […]

Gloomy Day as Kildress are Relegated

November 11th, 2018 | Uncategorized

After a quarter of a century at the higher levels, Kildress tumbled back into Junior football today after this 1-11 to 2-10 play-off defeat to a very impressive Beragh at the impeccable Killyclogher today. Apart from the game’s opening dozen minutes, and the first couple of minutes of the second half, Kildress were second-best here […]

A ‘Season-Best’ Showing From Kildress

November 4th, 2018 | Uncategorized

Away back in April Kildress fell to Aghaloo by ten points after a blistering start by their hosts but today it was the Tones who had the blistering start with two early goals putting them well on the way to producing a 19-point turnaround from that last visit to the banks of The Blackwater. Kildress […]

Another Dispiriting Defeat for Kildress

October 19th, 2018 | Uncategorized

For the opening ten minutes of this game Kildress looked like they were going to take by the throat the huge challenges they faced at the bottom of Division II. That initial blitz saw them race into a ten-point lead, 3-2 to 0-1, the goals from Pauric Lagan, Marty McGurk and a Philip Lennon penalty. […]

Kildress Fall Heavily to Promotion-Seeking Clarkes

October 14th, 2018 | Uncategorized

Kildress’ position at the foot of Division II remains perilous after this comprehensive 0-9 to 3-13 defeat by a rampant Dungannon at Gortacladdy on Saturday. After falling a couple of points behind early on, Kildress rallied well to take a deserved 0-6 to 0-3 lead but after Enda McAleer went off injured, things just collapsed […]

A Game Kildress Exit the Championship

September 16th, 2018 | Uncategorized

Kildress put in a good effort in this Intermediate Championship match in the fine surroundings of a well-attended O’Neill Park, Dungannon on Saturday against an Eglish side which provided plenty of evidence as to why they have already won this year’s Division II League crown. The Tones’ young team started well and enjoyed a deserved […]

Another Late Show and Another Point for ‘Never-Say-Die’ Kildress

September 9th, 2018 | Uncategorized

The Wolfe Tones travelled to Urney today in a game both teams needed to win to ease their relegation fears in the fiercely competitive Division II League. As expected, it turned out to be a closely-contested match and in the end the teams couldn’t be separated, finishing on 0-12 each. The Tones started the better […]

Kildress Crash to a Sean Warnock-Inspired Greencastle

July 1st, 2018 | Uncategorized

Class is always class and Kildress felt the full force of it today when a stellar performance from Sean Warnock, only partly represented by his personal tally of 1-7, helped drive Greencastle to a deserved 3-12 to 1-7 victory at Gortacladdy. Throw into the mix a 1-1 scored with his first two touches by the […]

‘Never-Say-Die’ Again From The Tones

June 17th, 2018 | Uncategorized

Kildress were delighted to rescue a point against an impressive, strong and easy-on-the-eye Tattyreagh team at Gortacladdy today, scoring the game’s last three points to snatch a 2-10 to 0-16 draw that had previously looked a very unlikely outcome. The Tones had started this exciting game, well refereed by Simon Brady, brightly and an Enda […]

A Welcome Revival From Kildress

June 10th, 2018 | Uncategorized

After a few disheartening defeats Kildress showed good spirit and plenty of footballing ability to get back on track with a 1-14 to 2-11 draw with Augher in a highly-entertaining game at Gortacladdy on Friday night past. The Tones got off to the worst possible start by conceding two early goals and another poor outcome […]