Great weekend for UCC Sport

Hockey:

UCC men’s hockey defeated Bandon 3-2 at the Mardyke on Saturday in a top of the table clash in the Munster Senior League. It sets things up for next weekend’s meeting of the two again in the final league match of the season and the winner takes all. Can UCC men win the MSL & qualify for the All Ireland league with victory next weekend??

 

RUGBY:
UCC seniors defeated Nenagh Ormond in the Mardyke in their final AIL league match of the season 13:0 to cement a playoff spot for promotion. They now face an away fixture to Banbridge in the playoff semi-final.

In the Frazer McMullen U20 Cup quarter finals UCC defeated Lansdowne 21:10

In the Junior 3 Cup South UCC defeated Crosshaven 6:3

 

BASKETBALL:
UCC men are intervarsity “B” champions following their 68-56 over NUIM. UCC’s Adrian O Sullivan was awarded MVP  and he was also awarded an All Star for his performances thought out the event. Adrian will also receive the Cork International Hotel March Award for his performances with UCC Demons. He is joint awardee with his brother Ciaran

 

Soccer:

UCC seniors continued with their winning form securing a 2:1 victory at home to Bandon at the weekend to keep alive their MSL title hopes.

In the MSL Junior Division 1 UCC “A” drew 2:2 with Mallow

While in the Division 2 UCC Acad were beaten 0:3 by Crosshaven

In the Corinthians Cup First Round: UCC “A” were beaten 1:2 by Rathcoole, and UCC “B” defeated Castleview 3:1

 

UCC Sports Star Awards 2015-16:

The following students will be presented with their sports star awards at a function in the River Lee Hotel this evening. The River Lee are annual sponsors of this event in association with the Bank of Ireland.

Adrian O Sullivan – Basketball

Pamela Mackey – Camogie

Brian Begley – Gaelic Football

Marie Ambrose – Ladies Gaelic Football

Lily De la Cour – Kickboxing

Peter Coulter – Hockey

Tadgh De Burca – Hurling

Paul Kiernan – Rugby

Sean  O Mahony – Soccer

Chris Mintern – Triathlon

Susan Dwane – karate coach receives the Kieran Dowd Special Achievement Award in recognition of her years of service/coaching to UCC karate Club

 

STAFF GOLF:
Congratulations to the UCC staff Golf Society on retaining the staff intervarsities held in Cork last week. Led by Captain Alan Dobson he was ably assisted by: Claire Adams, Barrie Curlie, Barry O Brien, Mark Roe, Maurice Conway, Eddie Mc Carthy, Dan Walsh, Cliodhna Mac Kenzie, Conor McCarthy & team manager Willie Weir.