Activity levels at their peak at UCC RFC!

  • 7th March, 2016

With a few busy weeks ahead of us and preparation for an All Ireland Final in progress, it's simple to say life has never been so hectic for a UCC ladies rugby player. With training ongoing to prepare for the big day; here are a few other events that are happening over the course of the remainder

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Womens Rugby – One last battle before the final!

  • 4th March, 2016

2010.. The last year in which UCC Ladies Rugby team felt that  euphoria of winning an All Ireland Semi Final knowing the final is in sight. Six years on, on a windy Wednesday March evening saw UCC Ladies experienced that same exhilarating feeling. IT Carlow travelled to the Mardyke for a highly

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UCC Tag Rugby Tournament Round Up

  • 28th February, 2016

On the 23rd of February UCC RFC held a tag rugby event in the Mardyke. The weather was perfect on the day with the sun splitting the stones. Over 100 people turned up to the event with 9 teams taking part. The IRFU were in attendance to provide referees and man the event. With a good mix of serious

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Womens Rugby – Spirits are high as UCC rise to the top!

  • 26th February, 2016

ULLR travelled down to the Farm on Wednesday 24th February, preparing for a highly anticipated match between the two sides. The first half saw both teams come out with guns a blazing. UCC kicked off playing towards the dog track. UL employed the use of their full back on plenty occasions to fly up

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Womens Rugby – Semi finals here we come!

  • 22nd February, 2016

On the 17th of February, the second match against our close neighbours, CIT was fixed for 7.30pm in the farm.The opening half was slow and the penalties conceded by both teams made the game difficult to watch. CIT were first to put their names on the score sheet with a penalty against UCC just

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Womens Rugby – Friendly v Youghal. 53-0!

  • 12th February, 2016

On a cold Thursday evening, the ladies were out to play Youghal in a friendly with kick off at 7.30pm in the farm. The first half was slow and uneven from the UCC girls, but that didn't stop the tries crossing the white wash. It was obvious on the night who the stronger side was, but Youghal still

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2/2 wins this week!! UCC 64-12 ITT

  • 25th November, 2015

Another day, another dollar they say, but in this case another day, another fantastic win  for UCC women's rugby. IT Tralee travelled to the farm this afternoon for a friendly game against our second team. Tralee kicked off in the first half, only a few minutes had gone by when ITT gave away their

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Local derby finished with a UCC win.

  • 25th November, 2015

The last league game scheduled before Christmas ended in a solid win for UCC Women's rugby. With CIT kicking off the match, the ball landed straight into the hands of Sarah O' Donovan. Within minutes, Ciara O' Dwyer was over the line. The dancing feet of Laura Sheehan also allowed her storm through

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Rugby – UCC vs. ULLR match report- Pipped at the post.

  • 9th November, 2015

On the 4th of November, a bus filled with UCC Ladies rugby team travelled  to UL Bohemians Rugby Club to take on ULLR. With a 6pm start, the girls knew from the first to the final whistle, it was a going to be a tough game. The opening ten minutes saw a plentiful supply of superb work from both

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First league match win!!

  • 27th October, 2015

Match Report The women's side left for WIT yesterday evening for their first league match of the season. With a very steady start from UCC women's rugby team, the lee side were under the post twice with two very structured tries in the first ten minutes. (J. O' Donnell & H. Lane), both

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