Weekend Update


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


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.


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.


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


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


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


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


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