LIT Celtics lose out 112-103 to Neptune in epic clash

By Emma Needham / March 20, 2018 /

LIT Celtics lost out to Neptune on a 112 to 103 scoreline in what was a cracker of a National League All Ireland Quarter- final last night in ERC in Carrigaline last Friday night. The visitors took the lead in the first quarter with some super scores from Matt St Armour, John Galvin and Krystian…

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LIT Celtics take on Neptune in the National league Cup Quarter Final

By Jack Neville / March 13, 2018 /

LIT Celtics made it five wins in a row with a super win over Sligo All Stars in Limerick on Saturday night. The Limerick Senior men’s side trailed for most of the opening two quarters before taking a two point lead. The lead would then change hands 17 times with both sides hitting three pointers…

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LIT Celtics make it four wins on the trot as good form continues

By Raffaele Rocca / March 5, 2018 /

LIT Celtics increased their winning streak to four in a row with a comprehensive win over Titans in Galway over the weekend. The Senior Limerick Men’s team were basket for basket with the tribesmen in the opening quarter and it was all tied at 19 each after six minutes of play. The Limerick side continued…

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Three wins on the bounce for LIT Celtics

By Raffaele Rocca / February 27, 2018 /

LIT Celtics and Paris Texas Kilkenny played out a thrilling Men’s National league tie on Saturday night in LIT Sportshub. Both teams were coming off the back of impressive wins but it was the Kilkenny side who took control early in the first quarter with some powerful inside moves and excellent outside shooting. Some super three…

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Super home win for LIT Celtics in National Basketball League

By Raffaele Rocca / January 22, 2018 /

Limerick Men’s National league basketbal team LIT Celtics had a very impressive 93 – 82 win against Dublin Lions last Satureday night in LIT Sportshub. A super team performance from start to finish with Matt St Armour finishing as the game top scorer on 41 points, John Galvin 15 and Krystian Burchardt 14. A packed…

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Limerick Celtics suffer double defeat over the weekend

By Diarmaid Scannell / December 11, 2017 /

Limerick Celtics lost both their League fixtures last weekend Paris Texas Kilkenny 99-83 LIT Celtics In their first fixture of the weekend, Limerick Celtics made the trip to Kilkenny to face Paris Texas Kilkenny in the Basketball Ireland National Division 1 league on Saturday. It was a tight opening quarter in Kilkenny with both side’s…

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Mixed weekend for Limerick Celtics while UL Huskies get vital win

By Diarmaid Scannell / November 21, 2017 /

Limerick Celtics had a mixed weekend with a win and a loss while UL Huskies beat Meteors. LIT Celtics finished their weekend fixtures with a win against the Titans from Galway and a loss to Cork’s Ballincollig. On Saturday night, the Celtics defeated the Galway outfit 94-67 at St. Munchins College in Limerick thanks…

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LIT Celtics fall to 89-81 defeat against Ulster Elks

By Raffaele Rocca / October 10, 2017 /

Elks started this game at a frantic pace and made five of their six opening shots to take an eight point lead. Both teams then went basket for basket with Elks holding on to their 8 point lead going into the 2nd quarter. LIT Celtics then made a super run with Matt St Armour hitting…

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WATCH: New Limerick Celtics star Matt St.Amour discusses his first few weeks in Limerick

By Diarmaid Scannell / September 28, 2017 /

The Canadian native has scored an incredible 110 points in only his first two games for the Limerick Celtics. Matt St.Amour has recently signed for Limerick Celtics as part of  the Sport Changes Life Victory Scholar Programme. The programme enables student athletes the chance to further their studies, while continuing to play their sports in…

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LIT Celtics prepare for first home game of the season

By Luke Liddy / September 18, 2017 /

LIT Celtics take on Killarney in their opening Home game this Saturday night following a loss against the EJ Sligo All-Stars last Saturday. The Limerick side came out on the wrong end of a closely contested affair in the season opener, 96 – 91 the final score in front of a full house in Sligo.…

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