Storm Jorge: Bad weather hits Kilkenny soccer fixture list again

Kilkenny soccer

Incoming stormy weather has forced the cancellation of a number of soccer fixtures in Kilkenny this weekend

Stormy weather has struck again, forcing the cancellation of a number of fixtures. 

With Ireland set for heavy rainfall and high winds from Storm Jorge over the weekend the Kilkenny & District League have made the decision to call off the bulk of schoolboys and schoolgirls games which had been scheduled for this evening (FRIDAY) and tomorrow (SATURDAY). 
The only games to survive are those which were scheduled for the all-weather pitches at Evergreen Park and the Watershed. The games are:
Under-11 David Doran Cup
Evergreen Athletic v Evergreen United, Kells Road Astro 6:30pm. 
Under-16 Schoolgirls’ League
Evergreen United v Stoneyford United, Kells  Road Astro 5:30pm. 
Under-15 St Canice’s Credit Union League Division 1
Freebooters Athletic v Evergreen Athletic, Watershed Astro 4pm. 
Under-15 St Canice’s Credit Union League Division 1A
Freebooters Boys v Highview Athletic, Watershed Astro 12:30pm. 
Under-12 Schoolgirls’ League Division 1
Freebooters v Evergreen United, Watershed  Astro 2:30pm. 
Under-11 David Doran Shield
Evergreen Dynamos v Highview Athletic Boys, Kells Road Astro 3:45pm. 
A decision on whether Sunday’s junior games, including the Maher Shield semi-finals, will go ahead will be made at lunch-time on Saturday. 

WATCH LIVE: Storm Jorge track to Ireland across the Atlantic

To continue reading this archived article for FREE,
please just kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.