Continued success for UCC sports athletes during the summer

  • 3rd July, 2018

HURLING: Congratulations to the 16 UCC students & graduates who were part of the Cork hurling success at Semple Stadium last Sunday. Commiserations to UCC graduate Shane O Donnell who was part of the defeated Clare team. Congratulations to UCC Graduate Seamus Harnedy on being awarded “Man

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UCC GAA well represented in Thurles

  • 2nd July, 2018

On a marvellous weekend for all sports, the victory by the Cork senior hurling team in the Munster Final against Clare was particularly pleasing as there was a huge UCC GAA representation in Thurles yesterday.   Out of a panel of 26 for Cork, there were 16 players who have worn the skull and

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Defeat for UCC in Sigerson Cup Qtr Final

  • 13th February, 2018

Sigerson Cup Quarter Final: NUIG 1-9 UCC 0-7 Report by Adrian McGearty NUIG were out of the traps quick through Galway Inter County star Damien Comer. Eoghan O’Brien pulled off a great save to deny the Galway start the lead but Ends Tierney slotted over the rebound. UCC’s Stephen Sherlock

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A sit down with Dr. Con Murphy – Team Doctor (UCC and Cork)

  • 5th February, 2018

Report by Adrian McGearty Having had the opportunity to sit down with Dr. Con Murphy, I had the pleasure to ask him a number of questions relating to his time as a student in UCC. Dr Con was kind enough to give an insight into his background within the college to his own involvement as a member

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UCC overcome Garda College in Sigerson Cup

  • 5th February, 2018

Sigerson Cup 1st round: Garda College 2-7 / UCC 1-12 There were a number of changes made to the side on viewing the squad from the previous higher education League Final win over UL. Nemo Rangers Michael Martin replaced Kerry’s Eoghan O’ Brien in goals as the defensive rearguard remained the

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Fitzgibbon Cup 2nd Round – UCC v UCD

  • 30th January, 2018

Report By Adrian McGearty   Fitzgibbon Cup 2nd Round  (UCC 0-13 /UCD 1-15) The first few minutes started at an extended pace as both teams aimed to show dominance. Rickard Cahalane got straight into the mix. He was fouled on the outbreak and it was up to Darragh Fitzgibbon to take the

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UCC claim Senior Football League Champions 2018

  • 24th January, 2018

Report by Adrian McGearty UCC started proceedings with a strong 9/10 Channel of Jack Kennedy and Sean Powter. Both Inter county stars had a mandate to attack for this game. The first few minutes of the encounter were scrappy at best. UL looked up for the encounter as UL’s Denis Daly and Fintan

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UCC overcome local rivals CIT in Fitzgibbon Cup

  • 24th January, 2018

CIT 0-12 /UCC 1-19 Fitzgibbon Cup Match Report by Adrian McGearty The game itself started at a frantic pace as both teams came out of the traps at rapid fire pace. It was level early doors as Michael Kearney stroked over a free for CIT just before the tenth minute. That allowed CIT take a one

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UCC GAA Players Honoured at All Star Awards

  • 11th November, 2017

UCC GAA players Mark Coleman and Jamie Barron received All Stars for their performances during the All Ireland Hurling Championship. UCC Gaelic football player Kevin Moran received an All Star for his performance during the All Ireland Football Championship. UCC Graduate and captain of the

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Photo from Marc Moylan

DCU Claim Sigerson Cup Title

  • 23rd February, 2015

UCC were forced to give up their Sigerson Cup crown when they lost out to DCU in dramatic fashion in the Mardyke on Saturday. Twelve months ago, UCC claimed their 21st title in Belfast with a last gap winner but on this occasion they came out the wrong side of a thrilling contest as Conor

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