Strong finish gives St Kieran’s the edge
St Kieran’s 2-13 West Kerry 1-12
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Only a few months into his tenure as Kerry manager and Eamonn Fitzmaurice is ready to quit. No, not his new job, which he’s thoroughly enjoying, his playing career.
Sat, 12 Jan, 2013
For the first time since 1976, NUI Maynooth will feature in the Sigerson Cup final as the John Divilly’s outfit ended a luckless run of semi-final defeats at Dangan yesterday.
Sat, 25 Feb, 2012
UCC looked set to surrender their crown in Edenderry yesterday but produced a late rally to book a place in the Sigerson Cup semi-finals.
Thu, 16 Feb, 2012
LOSING an All-Ireland final is a tough experience for any player or management.
Mon, 06 Feb, 2012
They will face tougher examinations during their efforts to retain the Sigerson Cup title but UCC made as positive and productive a start as possible in last night’s first-round tie in the Mardyke.
Wed, 01 Feb, 2012
MARK Collins grabbed the late point that ensured UCC warmed up for their forthcoming Sigerson Cup campaign in perfect fashion, as they claimed victory over Carlow IT in last night’s HE SFL Division 1 (Ryan Cup) final at the Waterford IT grounds in Carriganore.
Thu, 19 Jan, 2012
UCC sent out a chilling warning ahead of the defence of their Sigerson Cup title at this end of this month with an emphatic victory over Limerick in Rathkeale’s Mick Neville Park.
Mon, 16 Jan, 2012
DÁITHÍ CASEY joked that he may need a few bodyguards the next time he ventures down a UCC corridor.
Mon, 05 Dec, 2011
EOIN BROSNAN spent some of the best years of his life in UCC but the Dr Crokes star admits there is no room for sentiment ahead of tomorrow’s Munster club SFC final against his alma mater.
Sat, 03 Dec, 2011
MUNSTER senior club football finalists UCC are just as good as an inter-county side, reckons Dr Crokes manager Harry O’Neill.
Thu, 01 Dec, 2011
A REMARKABLE football year for University College Cork could have an ending to match on December 4.
Mon, 21 Nov, 2011
IT took over 80 minutes of absorbing action before the contest was settled in Cloughduv yesterday with UCC’s greater energy and ball retention skills proving decisive in this Munster Club SFC quarter-final.
Mon, 07 Nov, 2011
AS he left Fitzgerald Stadium last Saturday afternoon, JB Spillane reflected on the end of his Kerry championship season.
Tue, 18 Oct, 2011
THE importance of leadership in a college team competing in the county championship cannot be overstated.
Mon, 17 Oct, 2011
ANOTHER week, another nerve-shredding encounter for Dr Crokes.
Mon, 17 Oct, 2011
THE glory they experienced in the third-level arena last spring ensured 2011 would always be filled with special memories for the UCC football camp.
Mon, 17 Oct, 2011
FOUR UCC players potentially face a hectic fixture schedule on the weekend of October 15 and 16 as they could be involved in Kerry SFC semi-finals the day before their Cork SFC final meeting with Castlehaven in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
Tue, 27 Sep, 2011
THEIR progress this season has taken many by surprise, including some in their own camp, but UCC have gained confidence throughout the SFC and that was reflected in their controlled display to overcome Avondhu in Saturday night’s semi-final tie in Páirc Uí Rinn.
Mon, 26 Sep, 2011
CORK boss Conor Counihan has made six changes for Sunday’s Munster SFC semi-final against Waterford from the team that defeated Clare in last month’s quarter-final.
Fri, 03 Jun, 2011
KERRY cruised into a Munster JFC semi-final after a fine second-half display against Tipperary at Fitzgerald Stadium yesterday.
Mon, 23 May, 2011
UCC claimed the notable scalp of Carbery in their opening assignment of the Cork SFC with an excellent success in Cloughduv last night.
Wed, 27 Apr, 2011
KERRY U21 boss John Kennedy has stepped down from his post a fortnight after his side were hammered by Cork in the Munster championship final.
Wed, 20 Apr, 2011
Some of the most promising footballers and hurlers in the country will be honoured at the Ulster Bank Rising Stars awards ceremony at the bank's headquarters in Dublin tonight.
Mon, 18 Apr, 2011
2009 Footballer of the Year Paul Galvin will make his first start of the season for Kerry in Sunday's Allianz Football League Division 1 game against Monaghan at Inniskeen (throw-in 2.30pm).
Thu, 31 Mar, 2011
After ousting competition favourites DCU and the final’s hosts UCD, the Billy Morgan managed team rounded matters off by taking the scalp of the formidable northern outfit.
Mon, 07 Mar, 2011
UCC claimed the significant scalp of competition favourites DCU at the quarter-final stage of the Sigerson Cup in Belfield yesterday as they prevailed by a slender one-point margin after a terrific game of football.
Fri, 04 Mar, 2011
Beaten league finalists UCC dethroned reigning Sigerson champions DCU this afternoon, while competition hosts UCD also progressed through to tomorrow's semi-finals.
Thu, 03 Mar, 2011
LAST year’s finalists UCC endured a testing Sigerson Cup opener in the Mardyke yesterday afternoon before prevailing against GMIT and advancing to a repeat of last season’s final in the last eight against DCU.
Fri, 18 Feb, 2011
KERRY star Paul Galvin was looking on as his new DIT team-mates displayed their Sigerson Cup credentials in stunning fashion with a clinical dismantling of UCC in the Ryan Cup final at Ballykelly last night.
Thu, 27 Jan, 2011
UCC will have home advantage in the quarter-finals of the Ulster Bank Higher Education Football League Division 1 after they held out to record a one-point win at CIT in their final group game last night.
Wed, 03 Nov, 2010
AUSTRALIA got their trip to Ireland off to a successful start in Páirc Uí Rinn last night, but it’s a moot point as to whether they gleaned much information before the decisive clashes that lie ahead.
Thu, 21 Oct, 2010
MICHAEL SHIELDS has been ruled out of Ireland’s plans for Saturday’s International Rules first test against Australia at the Gaelic Grounds due to his involvement in Sunday’s Cork SFC final.
Tue, 19 Oct, 2010
ALL-IRELAND champions Cork have been dealt a massive blow ahead of Saturday’s Munster U21 FC quarter-final against Kerry with senior defender Aidan Walsh a doubt due to a hamstring injury.
Tue, 09 Mar, 2010
THEY may not have replicated the sparkling football that carried them to the All-Ireland final stage, but Castlegregory’s heart and persistence made them worthy junior champions in Croke Park yesterday.
Mon, 15 Feb, 2010
The focus of the latest Cork-Kerry clash will undoubtedly be on David Moran and Tommy Walsh, the senior stars who already have U21 All-Ireland medals in their collection.
Sat, 14 Mar, 2009
COUNTY senior hurling champions Sarsfields will face fellow east Cork side Castlelyons in their first defence of their title on Saturday May 2, a game down for decision in Midleton.
Fri, 13 Mar, 2009
Galway qualified for their first All-Ireland minor football final since 1994 thanks to a three-point win over Kerry at Croke Park today.
Sun, 19 Aug, 2007
Dr. Crokes clubman Jamie Doolan has been drafted into the Kerry team for Sunday's All-Ireland minor football semi-final against Galway (Croke Park, throw-in 1.45pm).
Thu, 16 Aug, 2007