Racquetball Intervarsities

The UCC Racquetball Team for the second time in a row, became the overall All-Ireland Intervarsities Champions. They defeated their nearest rivals CIT by 96 points to 64 points. 16 UCC players competed on Monday 9th March in Galway and were successful on an individual level too. Aisling Hickey was runner-up in the Open Division. Donal Horgan and Jamie Torphy came joint 3rd in Division 1 with both just narrowly losing out in spot in the final. The men’s Division 2 final was an all UCC affair with Sean O’Sullivan defeating Tony Fitzpatrick in the final. UCC Ladies had a clean sweep in the Ladies division 1. Amina Flynn came in 1st place with Noreen O’Sullivan in 2nd place and Teresa Bourke and Constance Young in joint third place. In Ladies Division 2, Eimear Grace defeated CIT to win and Meritxell Gil came in third place. Overall these intervarsities were great fun and a huge success for UCC Racquetball.