Weekend Update

Trevor Woods
Exercise Physiologist

TRIATHLON:

Outgoing Quercus scholar Chris Mintern won the “Jailbreak” Spike Island Triathlon yesterday. Trevor Woods, UCC staff came 2nd but 1st in his age category while Sally Cudmore (staff) took 1st place in her age category.

 

RUGBY:

UCC defeated Bruff 42:24 in the Munster Senior Cup at the Mardyke on Saturday

UCC U20 got their season off to a good start as well with a comprehensive victory away to Nenagh

 

GAA:

Congratulations to the UCC students & graduates on the Kilkenny squads who won both the Intermediate & Senior All Ireland Finals at Croke Park yesterday.

They defeated Cork in both finals & again UCC was well represented on the Cork squads.

 

Congratulations to Quercus scholar Tom Devine, DJ Foran, Conor Gleeson, Mark O’Brien and Colm Roche on helping Waterford win the All Ireland U21 hurling title on Saturday

 

CRICKET:

UCC’s title match was rained off at the farm yesterday. The match started but as conditions worsened the match was called off.

 

BASKETBALL:
Congratulations to UCC graduates Aine McKenna, Claire Rockall on being part of the Irish Senior Womens basketball team who defeated Iceland in a challenge match at Neptune stadium last Saturday night. Iceland had defeated the Irish team the previous night in Dublin