Weekend Update

GAELIC FOOTBALL:

Congratulations to UCC student Conor Horgan on receiving the “Player of the Match” in the Cork County Senior Championship final playing with Nemo Rangers last weekend

 

PARALYMPICS:
Congratulations to former UCC student Niamh Mc Carthy on winning a bronze medal in the discus in her F41 classification at the IPC Paralympic Athletics World Championships in Doha, Qatar. This was her first major international event & she performed extremely well.

 

CAMOGIE:
UCC Quercus Sports Scholarship recipient Amy O Connor, received the Cork City & County Youth Award for September at a function last week. Amy received the award or her performances with Cork in the All Ireland Final in September.

 

RUGBY:
UCC drew 34:34 with QUB in their AIL match in Belfast at the weekend

 

HOCKEY:
UCC men defeated TCD 1:0 in their Irish Senior Cup match at the Mardyke

UCC Women defeated Belfast harlequins 5:3 in their Irish Senior Cup match at the Mardyke

 

SOCCER:
UCC Academicals were beaten 1:3 by Carrigaline Utd “A” in the MSL Jnr 2 Lge  at the weekend

UCC were beaten 1:6 by Ringmahon Rngrs “B” in the MSL Jnr 1 league at the weekend

UCC “B” were beaten 1:4 by Los Zaros in the Presidents Cup 2nd round at the weekend

 

UCC Utd (staff team) are into the Business League Final following their semi-final victory at the weekend

 

CYCLING:
Congratulations to staff member Crónán Ó Doibhlin  (Head of Research Collections & Communications, UCC Library) on his 3rd place finish in the Pi Munster Cyclocross Senior B event at the weekend

 

BASKETBALL:
UCC Demons defeated Moycullen 87:69 in the Mardyke Arena at the weekend