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Kilmeen & Kilbree underage GAA notes

Club wins GAA Communications Award Kilmeen & Kilbree GAA club has won a Cork GAA Communications Award for 2014.  The award was presented to Marie Dorgan (PRO) at a special function in the Silversprings Moran Hotel last Friday night.  An Ipad (sponsored by Compu b) was presented on the night. This innovative awards scheme, which is now in its third year, aims to recognise and reward excellence in GAA club

GAA results weekend November 7th-9th

County   County JBHL Final 08/11/2014 Ballymartle 1-12 vs 0-17 Erins Own Division 3 Football League Final 07/11/2014 Eire Og 1-12 vs 0-7 Fermoy County JAFL FInal 08/11/2014 Boherbue 0-12 vs 1-4 Knocknagree County JBFL Final 08/11/2014 Carrigtwohill 0-15 vs 0-13 Kilmeen

Basketball in West Cork becomes Bearable

Thirteen girls from the Beara Peninsula made history recently by being the first ever team from Beara to compete in the Cork Ladies Basketball League. The under 16 girls team are entered in the C league and played their first match against Bantry in the local Castletownbere Community Hall. The girls looked particularly smart in their uniforms sponsored by the Creperie and Marine Harvest. As Katie Waschkowitz said “It’s great

Kilmeen /Kilbree Underage GAA notes

Minor County Champions visit Kilmeen National School Members of the recently crowned Kilbree County Hurling Champions squad recently paid a visit to Kilmeen National School, amid much delight and excitement.  All classes met the lads and held the cups recently won by the Kilbree Minors.  Two members of this team (Liam O’Brien and Damien O’Gorman) have also recently won Premier 2 county minor hurling medals with Carbery.  The children asked

Soccer results weekend November 2nd

Sunday, 02 November 2014   West Cork League Premier Division Clonakilty AFC 2 v 1 Crookstown Drinagh Rangers 4 v 0 Riverside Athletic West Cork League Division 1 Baltimore 2 v 2 Leeside Kilmichael Rovers 1 v 1 Bunratty United West Cork League Division 2 Ardfield 3 v 3 Drinagh Rangers B Aultagh Celtic 1 v 1 Dunmanway Town B Bay Rovers 6 v 0 Clonakilty AFC B Durrus 0

St Colum’s underage GAA notes

St Colums U12 footballers finished off their season with a hard fought victory over Ballinascarthy in their final last Monday. Playing with the elements in the first half Colums led 1 – 9 to 1 – 1. Against the wind in the second half Ballinascarthy quickly took control with a goal and three well taken points. Colums however began to get the upper hand again and finished the game strongly.

Bantry Bay RFC notes

As another season kicks off for Bantry Bay RFC committee and coaches reflect on the current strong position of the club. The home pitch at Ballycommane Park, Durrus is a huge boost for the club. The club is hugely indebted to Eugene Hickey & family for allowing us use of this former soccer grounds. The pitch has been transformed over the summer by the generous labour of players & members