LATEST UCC CLUB SPORTS UPDATE RESULTS

BASKETBALL:
UCC competed at the basketball intervarsities in Dublin at the weekend. Both were beaten semi-finalists.

UCC women were beaten by DCU in their semi-final of Division 1

UCC men were beaten by UL in their semi-final of Division 2

 

ATHLETICS:
UCC competed at the intervarsites in Athlone at the weekend:

UCC parathlete & Quercus Scholar Mary Fitzgerald competed in the discus & came away with an Irish Record in the F40 women’s shot put

Louise Shanahan came 1st in the  800m

Laura Cussen came 3rd in the  Long Jump

Maria Carey came 2nd in the Triple Jump

Ciara Hickey came 2nd in the Pole Vault

Cillian Kirwan came 1st in the 800m

Ruair O Cinneide came 3rd in the 3,000m walk

David Cussen came 3rd in the Long Jump

David Cussen came 2nd in the High Jump

 

KARATE:
UCC competed at the intervarsites in Dublin at the weekend and performed very well:

In Intermediate single kata – Gold – Monisha Chakravarty

In Senior team kata – Bronze – Monisha Chakravarty, Jennifer Halpin, Ekanki Chawla

In Junior kumite (sparring) – Silver – Orla McCarthy

In Intermediate kumite (sparring) – Gold – Monisha Chakravarty

In Intermediate team Kumite (sparring) – Bronze -Orla McCarthy, Monisha Chakravarty, Jennifer Halpin

 

ULTIMATE FRISBEE:
UCC competed in the Men’s Outdoor intervarsity at the weekend & were runners-up overall.

 

SURF:

UCC Surf sent up 8 people to Strandhill on the 31st March for Surf Intervarsities.

Cian O’Mahoney took 3rd in his semi-final for the Men’s Surf.

Colm Doyle won gold in the Men’s Longboard.

 

TRAMPOLINE:
UCC competed at ISTO (Irish Student Trampoline Organisation) in Belfast at the weekend and UCC were crowned overall champions for the first time in the clubs history.

More details to follow.

 

RUGBY:
UCC were defeated in their AIL Division 1 match at the weekend by Cork Con on a scoreline of Cork Con 37- 19 UCC

 

HOCKEY
UCC senior women defeated Corinthians in their EY match in Dublin on Saturday on a scoreline of Corinthians 1 – 2 UCC

UCC senior men were beaten by Kilkeel in their EY match in Dublin on Saturday o na scorelne of Kilkeel 4 – 0 UCC

 

SOCCER:

UCC seniors defeted Kilworth 6-1 in their Beamish Cup match

UCC Jnr 1 drew 1-1 with Rockmount in their league match

UCC Jnr 2 defeated Fairview 6-1 in the City Challenge Cup to qualify for the semi-finals

UCC Jnr drew 2-2 with pearse Celtic in their league match

UCC Academicals defeated Bandon 1-0 in their league match

 

BADMINTON:
UCC Div 3 Mixed team won the Cork Handicap Cup DIV 3 against Courtmacsherry last Friday night

 

DANCE:
A word of praise to UCC Dance Club who had their End of Year show at the Firkin Crane last night. A sell-out crowd saw a very professional show put on by the students of UCC displaying their dancing skills to family, friends & fellow students. All monies raised on the night go to CUH Children’s Charity.