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JBFL Ballincollig v Grenagh

Wednesday 11th July, 2012


Ballincollig 1-06 Grenagh 1-13.Junior B Football League: On a rare sunny evening so far for 2012, Ballincollig failed to shine during this JBFL encounter with Grenagh. Ballincollig went into the match confident that they could build on the previous result - a draw however nothing seemed to go right on the night as they squandered decent chances from some...

JAFC - Ballincollig Come Up Short

Thursday 28th June, 2012


Aghinagh (1-11) Ballincollig (0-12) Aghinagh edged out Ballincollig in a highly entertaining Ross Oil JAFC game played at Coachford last night. The winners started brilliantly and they held a commanding lead, 1-4 to 0-1 at the end of the first quarter. Eventually Ballincollig settled and Niall Allen kicked four points from play which left his side...

U21FC - Carrigaline Edge First Round Cauldron

Thursday 28th June, 2012


Ballincollig 0-11 Carrigaline 2-06 (u21 – fc 1st round) Coughing up two first-half goals to an experienced team like Carrigaline was never going to augur well for a young Ballincollig outfit which started this game with many of their successful minor champions from last year. The first was an excellent finish by corner-forward Killian McIntyre...

Junior C Footballers get off the Mark

Friday 15th June, 2012


Ballincollig 4-09 Ballingeary 2-13 Ballincollig recorded their first win at home against the men from Ballingeary in a high scoring affair played in good spirits not withstanding the torrential rain which had fallen for the entirety of the day leading up to the tie which took place in Ballincollig at 8pm on Thursday 7th June. The home side put scores on the...

JAHC- Ballincollig Blend Experience and Youth

Friday 15th June, 2012


Ballincollig 1-10 Blarney 0-10 The juniors recorded a very satisfying win over local rivals Blarney in their first championship outing in Ballyanly on Tuesday 5th June. Despite suffering and injury to key player Aidan Lucey in the first half which may keep him sidelined for the foreseeable future, Ballincollig entered the first half on a score line of 1-05...

PIHC - Hurlers Through to Round 4

Thursday 14th June, 2012


Ballincollig 0-12 Watergrasshill 0-7 Premier Intermediate Hurling Championship 9th June 2012
On a perfect evening for hurling Ballincollig lined out against Watergrasshill with number of positional changes from the week before and Mark Prendergast starting at corner back .
Ballincollig started well with 2 points from Alan o...

Premier Intermediate Hurling Championship

Sunday 03rd June, 2012


Ballincollig 0-13 Kilbrittain 0-152nd June 2012 Ballincollig's first outing in this years championship was against Kilbrittain on Saturday evening in Brinny. The conditions meant this was not a great night for hurling but both teams fought hard and served up a closely fought contest.Ballincollig started well and with 2 points from Alan o Donovan lead...

Belle Of Ballincollig Week 2012

Sunday 03rd June, 2012


Belle 2012 is underway in the club and this is the primary fundraiser week for the whole year for the club adn the week is packed with fun filled activities from the Duck Race on Monday, Pub Talent Night , Comhaltas night , Style Night , Table Quiz and culminating in the Belle Selection night next weekend.For all the information on the week check out the Facebook...

Junior A Footballers and the Backdoor.

Tuesday 15th May, 2012


After going down to Iveleragh in the first round of the Junior A Football Championship on a scoreline of 1-11 to 1-08 , the Footballers are set to get a second chance using the Muskerry back door system. They will come up against the losers of the Aghinagh who lost out to Kilmichael on a sizeable scoreline of 2-10 to -0-8. This is no secondary competitiion for the...

Senior Footballers show their class

Sunday 06th May, 2012


Ballincollig 1-15 Ilen Rovers 0-5Ballincollig's first game of the 2012 senior football championship was against Ilen Rovers in Dunmanway on Saturday evening .Ilen Rovers opened the scoring through a point from Dan McEoin in the first few minutes and Ballincollig replied with 3 points from John Kelly , Ciaran O'Sullivan and Keelan Hickey. .Ballincollig...

Ladies Junior team win their first two League games of 2012

Tuesday 27th March, 2012


Ballincollig 3-8 Douglas 1-2 Ballincollig Ladies started their 2012 League campaign with great determination with a wonderful win over Douglas under lights on Tuesday, 20th March. After a quick 3 points scored in the opening minutes of the game, the ladies settled down to a confident game of football. With some great points scored by Eimear, Orlaith and...

Tom Weste - Chairman Extraordinaire

Wednesday 14th March, 2012


Tom Weste completed his 4 year stint at the helm of Ballincollig GAA Club recently. The “can do” attitude that is Tom’s hall mark was evident throughout that time. A Ballincollig “Native” this “can do” attitude was central in his long and successful playing career. He brought this attitude to the administration side of the Club. Continuing...

Pat Kinsella Retirement

Tuesday 21st February, 2012


Local School Principal Pat Kinsella Retired in the last week with many many tributes paid to his illustrious career in teaching and in particular to what he has done for education in Ballincollig. Pat has always been a great sporting enthusiast and has played a huge part in the development of sporting activities in the school which he founded 25 years ago this...

Victory Dinner Dance 2012

Sunday 19th February, 2012


The 2012 Victory dinner dance ws held in the Oriel House Ballincollig and with an attendance in excess of 300 members was always going to be a great night. The Club , for the first time in its 125 year history, played host to the Minor Football County Trophy and had the privilege of presenting minor county medals to the 2012 champoinship winning team. This group...

Club Victory Dinner Dance

Monday 06th February, 2012


On Friday the 10th February at 7:30 the club is holding its Senior Section celbration dinner dance and medal presentation night in the Oriel House Hotel . Those recieving the honours this year are:Minor Footballers - Minor football Premier 1 County Championship.Junior Footballers - Mid Cork Championship.Senior Footballers - Tadgh Crowley...

Podsie For the Schools

Monday 06th February, 2012


As part of our programme to teach GAA skills to young people in Ballincollig , The club is delighted to note that Podsie O’Mahoney has taken on the position of Schools Coach for Scoil Eoin, Scoil Barra and Gaelscoil Ui Riordain national schools for 2012. This year too he is taking on the role of the Coach for the Senior Footballers , so nothing but the best for...

John Miskella Retires

Sunday 04th December, 2011


This week the mighty John Miskella retired from County and Club Football amid tributes in local and National newspapers. John told the Examiner that his groin was not improving and he was also very disappointed because he "wanted to knock a few years more out of the club , but thats gone too." It is a sad week for Cork with Anthony Lynch also announcing his...

LIam Breathnach Cup Final

Tuesday 01st November, 2011


After a powerful victory over the Dripsey in the Muskerrry Cup in the last few weeks the hurlers were contesting another final this week. They reached the "Liam Breathnach Cup" final , the intermediate hurling competition second only to the County Championship at this grade. Despite a slow start the concluding minutes were enthralling with Ballincollig...

Mid Cork JBFC Final

Friday 21st October, 2011


Ballincollig 0-10 Kilmurry 0-9JBFC Final, Sunday 9th October 2011, Coachford.On what turned out to be a historic day for Ballincollig Hurling and Football Club, Ballincollig secured the first part of the Double on offer for the club when they won the Mid Cork Junior B Football Championship in dramatic circumstances on a beautiful Autumnal afternoon in...

Minor Football County At Last...

Wednesday 12th October, 2011


Ballincollig 1-15
 Douglas 0-13 
(after extra-time)( The Following is Rory Noonan's report from the Evening Echo )THE celebrations will go on for some time in Ballincollig as they won their first premier minor county football championship at CIT yesterday. Having led by five points in the first game two weeks ago, with Douglas coming back to earn a...

Double Header Weekend

Thursday 06th October, 2011


Big weekend coming up with the Junior B Footballers and Minor Footballers both contesting Finals on the same day. but it is still posible to support games and get a few pints in between. Both trophies back in the club on Sunday Night.. Come on the Collig... Junior B Football Mid Cork Championship Final Ballincollig V Kilmurry Coachford at 2 pm Premier 1 Minor...

Two Semi Finals for the wekend

Friday 30th September, 2011


Championship action this weekend again , after all it is the season for it... Keep up to date with all theupcoming events by LIKING the club FACEBOOK page that the latest up to date info appears on..
Minor are out also inthe semi final and it looks like they are clashing ...
Hurling or Football ,
Hurling or Football ,
Hurling or...

County Final Fixture - Minor Football Premier 1

Wednesday 21st September, 2011


Central Premier 1 Minor Football Championship Ballincollig vs Douglas Pairc Ui Rinn on Sunday 25 September at 7:00Top Grade Football is out this weekend with THe Minor Ballincollig team competing in the highest level for a top spot in the County. After battling their way through to the county final they have found their nemesis of previous years to...

Junior B Footballers Advance to Final

Monday 12th September, 2011


Ballincollig 2-8 Beal Athan Ghaorthaidh 0-11On a very windy day out in Coachford in front of a sizable crowd the Junior B Footballers advanced to the Mid Cork Final by defeating a resilient Ballingeary side. The wind very much dictated the style of the game with Ballingeary having the benefit in the first half, where they racked up 7 points. Soild defending...

FIXTURES- Football Championship

Friday 09th September, 2011


A weekend of Champoinship football action awaits with the Junior B and Junior C Footballers out on Saturday and Sunday..Saturday, September 10 · 7:30pm - 10:30pm in OvensJunior C Football Championship - Ballincollig V Dripsey [Facebook Event] Sunday, September 11 · 2:30pm - 5:30pm in CoachfordJunior B Football Semi Final - Ballincollig v Beal Athan...

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