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Juniors advance to Semi-final V Bride Rovers

JBFC V Ballinacurra Kilmeen travelled to Kilmurry on Saturday evening last to take on last year’s beaten finalists Balinacurra in the quarter final of the Junior B football county championship. The sides exchanged scores during the opening quarter of the game before Darragh Coakley netted the ball into the Balinacurra net. Shane Buttimer scored Kilmeen’s second goal soon after which saw the boys in blue leading 2-06 to 0-07 at half time.   Kilmeen pushed

Sports Capital Grants funding announced for West Cork

More than €600,000 has been approved for clubs across West Cork in funding under the 2014 Sports Capital grants which were announced recently.   Among the successful clubs in West Cork were The Sáile project in Kinsale and Timoleague Community Association who were each awarded €150,000. Other big winners in West Cork were Castlehaven GAA club was awarded €141,000 and Kilbrittain GAA which was granted €120,000.

Irish Dragon National Championship 2014 in Kinsale a big success

THE 2014 Dragon Class Irish National Championship was held in Kinsale between June 26th and 29th. The entry was an impressive 21 boats and the race organisers were particularly delighted to welcome 9 boats from the UK.   Racing began on Thursday 26th June in both glorious sunshine and torrential downpours. The wind was shifty and problematic but 2 races were completed with IRL216 Chimaera ( Craig, Mathews & Pettitt)

GalleyFlash Rowing Club Notes

The rowers of the GalleyFlash Rowing Club got their South West championship campaign underway last Sunday, June 29th in Baltimore. With a number of championship debutantes in their midst, the club had a hugely successful day at such an early stage in the season. The rowers on the day representing the Galley were as follows: U12 Ladies (2nd) Áine O’Brien, Aibhin Ruddy, Lucy Quirke, Ciara O’Driscoll & Danny Hayes (Cox)

Kilmeen underage GAA notes

Junior Footballers record wins over Garnish & Glengarriff!   Kilmeen played host to Garnish on Sunday morning in the Junior football league. The boys in blue had a great opening half scoring 8 points from play to Garnish’s five points. Kilmeen pushed ahead in the second and ran out winners 1-12 to 0-08.   Team: William Tyner, Dylan Coffey, Ray Collins, Liam O Brien, Shane Buttimer, Don Mc Carthy, Shane O

GAA results – weekend June 27th – 29th

COUNTY   Premier Intermediate Football Championship 28/06/2014 Naomh Aban 1-12 vs 0-7 Na Piarsaigh Intermediate Football Championship 28/06/2014 Cloyne 0-10 vs 3-10 Youghal Cill Na Martra 1-16 vs 2-7 Glanworth Junior B Football Championship 28/06/2014 Araglen 2-4 vs 0-11 Grange Premier Intermediate Hurling Championship 28/06/2014 Inniscarra 4-19 vs 1-24 Watergrasshill Kilbrittain 1-7 vs 2-17 Valley Rovers Intermediate Hurling Championship 29/06/2014 Ballygarvan 2-12 vs 1-9 St Catherines Junior B Hurling Championship

Kilmeen / Kilbree underage GAA notes

Junior Footballers ease past Lismire!   Kilmeen travelled to a sun drenched Coachford last Saturday evening to take on Lismire in the back door of the county football championship. Kilmeen were by far the superior footballers in the opening half and went in 5-08 to 0-00 at half time. The second half continued in the same fashion with Kilmeen railroading Lismire to run out winners on a score line of 8-14 to 2-02.

Kilmacsimon Swimming and Rowing Club News

S.W.C.Y.R.A. 2014 Championship Season commences   Best of luck to all Kilmacsimon crews and coxes who will be competing over the Summer in the S.W.C.Y.R.A. 2014 Championship. Intensive training sessions both on and off the water by underage and overage rowers have been taking place over the past few months in preparation for this year’s competitions, which is a credit to both rowers and trainers. Here’s hoping for a successful

GAA results weekend June 20th – June 22nd

COUNTY   Senior Football Championship 22/06/2014 Dohenys 0-11 vs 1-9 Newcestown Junior B Football Championship 21/06/2014 Araglen 0-13 vs 1-10 Grange Senior Hurling Championship 22/06/2014 Midleton 1-14 vs 1-17 Erins Own Newtownshandrum 1-18 vs 1-13 Youghal 20/06/2014 Na Piarsaigh 1-16 vs 3-14 Blackrock Premier Intermediate Hurling Championship 22/06/2014 Kilworth 2-12 vs 2-13 Mallow Intermediate Hurling Championship 22/06/2014 Fr O Neills 0-15 vs 3-15 Kildorrery Barryroe 3-11 vs 2-16 Milford Junior