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A Tribute to Tom Neville

Friday 23rd May, 2014


Tom Neville (a tribute by Aubert Twomey)The recent sad passing of former Ballincollig playing member Tom Neville ends another link with a particularly successful period in the history of Ballincollig G.A.A. It was a vintage period that commenced in 1955, and ended in 1967 when a village team were winning Divisional Championships on a regular basis, in...

Dorgan inspires Ballincollig to dramatic victory

Thursday 22nd May, 2014


Ballincollig 1-15 Clonakilty 1-14U21 A County Quarter-Final Ballincollig are through to the semi-final of the U21 A football championship after a dramatic victory in extra-time against Clonakilty in Kinsale last Sunday. We trailed by two points at the break in extra-time and looked to be really up against it. However, we scored four points without reply...

Lotto Jackpot €13,800 won by Celia Ryan.

Wednesday 21st May, 2014


Congratulations to Cecelia Ryan on winning this weeks Jackpot....Local Lotto are available inthe club at any time and it has grown to a fair sum in rcent times and it is great to see it won...

Belle Launch Night gets the Festival underway

Monday 19th May, 2014


Pictures From the Belle Of Ballincollig Launch Night 2014 .Big Thank You to Gillean Beasley of the Cork Independent for the Pictures.


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2014 - Belle Festival Brochure Released

Monday 19th May, 2014


Download the Full Belle 2014 Brochure as a PDF by clicking on the link...Check out the Facebook for all the Details - Facebook-Belle Of Ballincollig FestivalEvents extract from Brochure

Kelly's clean sheet shuts out Fermoy

Wednesday 14th May, 2014


Ballincollig 4-11 Fermoy 0-14On Sunday last the Intermediate hurlers played away to Fermoy in Div 1 league game. Prior to game Alan O’Donovan failed a fitness test which required a shuffling of the team, with Colin O’Donovan coming in pushing Colin Moore to midfield. Playing with a strong wind advantage in first half, it took Ballincollig 10 mins to...

Junior A Football Championship Opener

Wednesday 14th May, 2014


Ballincollig 1-10 Clondrohid 2-7An outstanding performance from Alan Donovan ensured Ballincollig earned a draw against Clondrohid in this exciting Ross Oil JAFC first round clash in Donoughmore on Saturday night. Ballincollig played with a strong wind in the opening half and led by 1-8 to 2-3 at halftime. Although scores were at a premium after the...

Miskella inspires Ballincollig to dramatic championship victory

Friday 09th May, 2014


Ballincollig 1-9 St Finbars 1-8Our senior footballers enjoyed a magnificent victory in the opening round of the Senior Football Championship at Pairc Úi Rinn last Saturday night. John Miskella put in a man-of-the –match performance while a storming second half performance from Sean Kiely was also crucial on a slippery night for football.We entered...

O’Brien hails spirit as Ballincollig edge Barr’s

Monday 05th May, 2014


Ballincollig 1-09 St Finbarr’s 1-08 ( Extract From Irish Exminer - Denis Hurley )Ballincollig could get used to going the direct route in the Cork SFC.From 2008 to 2011 inclusive, each campaign involved a first-round defeat and subsequent negotiation of the backdoor stage, with exertions there often contributing to defeat later on as great potential...

Belle Festival on its way

Thursday 01st May, 2014


The annual Beel Of Ballincollig Festival is generatign a hive of activity around in recent weeks and the fruition of these efforts is startign to come to light with the creation of this years programme and various activities well under way... Keep an eye on teh facebook ( https://www.facebook.com/belleballincollig ) page and the here of course forthe...

90s Night in asociaiton with Irish guide Dogs ( Sat- May 3 )

Thursday 01st May, 2014


Big Night in the club this weekend with 90's night of entertainment in association with Irish Guide Dogs. Tickets available form the bar at 3 Euros each and all entry fees going to the Guide Dogs association inthe Model Farm road...

Senior Footballers in Championship Action

Thursday 01st May, 2014


Our senior footballers take on St Finbars in the opening game of the SFC in Pairc Ui Rinn on Saturday evening at 6.45pm. We completed our preparations for the game with a comfortable victory over Clonakilty last Wednesday night in Brinny. Ballincollig were dominant in the possession stakes early on but were initially wasteful in front of goal. Cian Dorgan...

Sean Kiely receives Muskerry GAA award

Friday 25th April, 2014


Congratulations to Ballincollig's Seán Kiely, the inaugural winner of the monthly Muskerry GAA Award in association with the Auld Triangle, Macroom.Seán was honoured for his contribution to club, college and county, having won the Muskerry U21 title with Ballincollig, the Sigerson Cup with UCC and the Munster U21 Football Final with Cork already...

Seniors find form as Championship Looms

Thursday 24th April, 2014


Ballincollig 0-13 Kiskeam 1-5Our senior footballers got back to winning ways with a commanding second half performance against Kiskeam last Saturday afternoon in Ballincollig. The game was played in beautiful sunshine but we started slowly and conceded a sloppy goal in the opening 10 minutes. John Miskella is in outstanding form at present and his five...

Junior A Footballers tuning up for Championship

Thursday 24th April, 2014


Ballincollig 4-6 Dripsey 1-7 Junior A Football League On a beautiful Sunday morning at the superbly turned out Ballincollig GAA grounds, the Ballincollig 2nd team got their league campaign back on track with a solid win over Dripsey. Following a very uncharacteristically poor showing in their previous match against Blarney, it was important that the...

Junior Hurlers lose out in opening league game

Wednesday 16th April, 2014


Ballincollig 1-12 Grenagh 2-13 Our Junior B hurlers were narrowly defeated in their opening game of the new season. The winners had a number of players who played in last year’s Junior A county final. Aidan Lucey was excellent for Ballincollig throughout while Timmy Collins drove us forward at every opportunity. Barry McElliot played plenty of ball...

TC Cup Final Defeat to Bogey Team

Wednesday 16th April, 2014


Ballincollig 0-7 Carbery Rangers 0-14Our senior footballers were outclassed in the Tadgh Crowley Cup at Clonakilty last Tuesday night. Unfortunately we performed poorly on the night and it is a perfect wakeup call with the championship looming. We started brightly with George Durrant and Ciaran Sullivan dominating the midfield battle. A superb score...

Blarney Golf Society Outing Results

Monday 14th April, 2014


Results for our outing to Blarney golf Resort sat 12th April. We had a good turnout to Blarney GC. Listed under are the results. Congrats to the winner Mr Jack Noonan beating the field by 4 shots.Cat 2: Donie Fitton.F9 Michael O Mahony 19B9 Donal Manning 205th Pat Murphy4th Martin Kavanagh3rd Billy Barry 2nd Martin Drohan (B6)Thanks to all who helped, Hugh...

A Tribute to "Tim Murphy"

Thursday 27th March, 2014


TIM MURPHY 1952-2014Tim Murphy late of the powdermills died on Saturday March 22nd last after a period of illness.He was a passionate member of Ballincollig Hurling & Football club and his death at the age of 62 was a shock to his family , friends and clubmates. Tim first played with our club in the parish league of 1964 when he won his first trophy after his...

U21 C Championship Ballincollig bow out

Thursday 27th March, 2014


Ballincollig 3-7 Cill Na Martra 5-10Our second team travelled back to Kilmurry but were unfortunately defeated. We conceded two soft goals early on which was a setback. However, with plenty of heart, spirit and no little football we got back in the game. Three points from play (Steve Bunyon, Brian O Riordan and Ger Delaney) and a fantastically worked team...

U21(A) Mid Cork Champions

Thursday 27th March, 2014


Ballincollig 1-13 Traolach MacSuibhne 1-8Our U21 A footballers enjoyed a brilliant victory over Traolach MacSuibhne’s in the Macroom Motors U21A mid -Cork Final at Kilmurry on Saturday afternoon. Conditions were wintry but our lads played with the elements in the opening half and led by 1-9 to 0-3 at the break. Although Traolach MacSuibhne’s...

U21(A) Footballers reach Mid Cork Final

Wednesday 19th March, 2014


Ballincollig 2-12 Canovee 0-10 Our U21 footballers are through to the U21 (A) football final which will be played on Saturday against an amalgamation of Iveleary and Clondrohid. We came through a good test against Canovee following a very bright opening. A mix up in the Canovee defence gifted us a goal early on while we kicked a number of well taken scores....

Dungarvan Golf Society Results

Monday 10th March, 2014


Results of 1st Outing of the GAA Golf Society to Dungarvan Sat 08 Mar 2014 Thanks to all who took time to come to Dungarvan Sat 08th Mar '14. We had a good turn out considering the wet start to the morning, which cleared significantly to give us a good day out.Prize winners as follows, Back Nine Ian Healyfront Nine Seamus O' CallaghanCategory 'B' Winner Donie...

U21 Footballers showing form ashead of Championship Draw

Sunday 09th March, 2014


Ballincollig 3-9 Macroom 1-12U21 A Football LeagueAn outstanding return of 2-3 from Morgan O’Mahony helped us defeat a dogged Macroom outfit in Macroom last weekend. Cian Kiely put in a man-of-the-match performance at midfield while our defence was rock solid throughout. Going to play Macroom in any football game is always very challenging and this...

Junior Footballers driving club forward

Sunday 09th March, 2014


Ballincollig 3-6 Kilmurry 0-7Junior Football League:On an horrendous night for football, with rain and gale force wind blowing down Ballincollig, the Junior As put in a tremendous hour of drive, determination and no little skill to defeat perennial league powerhouse Kilmurry in our opening game of the league campaign, on Wednesday 26th Feb last.This...

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