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U-14 County Football Champions

Wednesday 03rd October, 2012


Ballincollig 4-16 Nemo Ranger 0-11Ballincollig stormed to victory in the U14 Premier 1 County Football championship Final, their 1st since 1996, at sunny Ballinlough on Saturday last.In a game of high quality they defeated Nemo Rangers 4-16 to 0--11 to complete the Feile and Championship double and a remarkable 3 Championships in successive...

Youth Development - Focus On U10's

Monday 24th September, 2012


U-10's Hurling vs InniscarraLast Wednesday evening saw us host a series of games against our near neighbours Inniscarra in glorious conditions for hurling. As you would expect from a club with a rich hurling tradition we have had three hard fought games which we probably just about shaded after an hour of tough hurling. Well done to all our 34 boys who turned...

Youth Development Sundays Are Back

Tuesday 11th September, 2012


The Youth development Section of the Club, which caters for the U-6 to U-10 age groups for both Hurling and football, has returned from Sunday September 9th 10.30am every Sunday down inthe club 10.45am for U6 section... As always everyone is welcome. Bring the kids along any Sunday morning for a few trial runs and let them see if they enjoy it. Try it out for a few...

U14 Premier 1 Footballers Progress

Tuesday 11th September, 2012


Ballincollig 4-17 Douglas 2-2. The U14 Football team were in action in the Premier 1 Quarter Final against Douglas at sunny Ballinure on Friday last. Ballincollig playing with the wind and hill were the dominant team in the opening period and despite missing 2 goal chances led by 2-7 to no score after 25 minutes. A goal for Douglas kick started their challenge...

Ladies Football Underage News for September 11th

Tuesday 11th September, 2012


Under 12's There was a great turn-out last Monday night as our Under 12's returned to normal training time after the summer season. With 24 girls eager to get going, our emphasis this week was on proper kicking technique and point taking, with a huge improvement to be seen in the girls skills. It was great to see new faces joining us for the first time, and anyone...

Junior Ladies Defeat Doughnamore in Championship quarter final

Tuesday 11th September, 2012


Ballincollig 5-12 Doughnamore 1-7Our Junior Ladies are having a great season this year, with a 100% record in their Championship campaign to date. However, they knew that they would have to dig deep when they met Doughnamore in the Championship Quarter-final clash on Tuesday, 4th September (at home). The Ballincollig ladies came out strong, scooping up...

Minor Ladies have a great Championship win over Bishopstown

Tuesday 04th September, 2012


Ballincollig Minor Ladies haveBallincollig 4-13 Bishopstown 2-09 The Minor Ladies finished their second Mid Cork Minor Championship match on the 2nd Sept., with a significant lead over neighbours Bishopstown at the weekend. Following a defeat to Naomh Abán in their opening match of the 2012 campaign, they needed a decent result to stay in the running...

Ladies Football Underage News for September 4th

Tuesday 04th September, 2012


Under 11 Ladies: Ballincollig 5-3 Ballyphehane 1-6Our U11 team finished off their Summer League campaign in style with an impressive win over Ballyphehane on Thursday, 30th August. These girl's understanding of the game, has improved greatly over the last few weeks, and this was evident on the night with great passing, team-work and pace on the ball....

P1 MFC - Barrs too strong

Tuesday 28th August, 2012


P1 Minor Football ChampionshipSt Finbarr’s 2-15 Ballincollig 1-5 By Rory Noonan of the Evening EchoTHE champions are gone as the Barrs defeated Ballincollig in the Rebel Og Premier 1 MFC at CIT last night.Defending champions, Ballincollig, were always going to be up against it, with the Barrs having an added incentive to win. Last week their minor...

Ballincollig Ladies Win Under 13 Summer League

Tuesday 28th August, 2012


Ballincollig 3-4 Grenagh 1-4 What an evening it was on Friday 18th August, as our Under 13 Ladies headed to Grenagh to play the U13 Summer League final. These girls had trained hard in the previous weeks, including a pre-match practice session in the lashing rain the previous evening on Pitch 5. The girls were highly focused and eager to get going and the...

Junior Football Ladies make it 3 out of 3

Monday 20th August, 2012


Ballincollig 5-15 Bishopstown 6-6Our Junior team maintained their 100% record, when they met Bishopstown on Thursday, 2nd August, to make it 3 games out of 3 in their Championship campaign. In a very fast moving game of football, both teams racked up several scores in the opening minutes of the first half. Sinead O'Sullivan was in fantastic form, as she...

Summer Camp 2012

Tuesday 10th July, 2012


Last week 2nd to 6th of July was our summer camp week and what a mixed bag we had weather-wise with some lovely sunshine and some torrential rain but overall, we had 230 smiling kids leaving on Friday afternoon with memories of a fantastic week. The club facilities really come into their own on a week like this with ample parking facilities for all the campers to...

Ballincollig Advance in MHC

Saturday 07th July, 2012


Ballincollig 1-9 Killeagh/St Ita’s 0-7( Report By John Coughlan For the Evening Echo )NOT FOR the faint hearted as both Ballincollig and Killeagh/St Ita’s served up a thrilling Rebel Og Premier 2 Minor hurling championship clash at Delanys last night.Honest endeavor and wholehearted hurling gave the huge attendance plenty to cheer about, as the mid...

Feile Finals 2012 - Passion And Pride

Wednesday 27th June, 2012


Last weekend was the long awaited start of the 2012 football finals which were held this year in Laois/Offaly. The team and mentors departed on Friday morning with the good wishes of all of Ballincollig. The St. Broughan's club was the venue for the first games and were also our hosts for the players and what an excellent job they did. Nothing was spared and the...

Ladies Football Launch New Jersey

Friday 22nd June, 2012


Ballincollig Ladies Gaelic Football Club have launched a new looking kit this month. There has been huge interest from the girls in the jerseys over the past few weeks and we are delighted that they are now available to order. The mainly pink jersey is the match jersey and the mainly green jersey is the goalie's jersey.If you would like to order a jersey, they...

National Feile Football Finals - THIS WEEK

Monday 18th June, 2012


This is the week of the finals in Laois / Offaly and Ballincollig's own bunch 30 under age heroes fought through the Cork section to win the Cork title after a replay with Glanmire and now their big day is almost upon us. Just to put everything in context , the Feile is the only National Competitions for Underage GAA and the qualifiers are run on a straight knock out...

'iDrive' - Feile Night At the Dogs

Monday 18th June, 2012


Last Saturday night , the Feile fundraising committee had a night out at the doigs where the greyhound stadium in Curaheen was packed with Ballincollig supporters in prepartion for the big weekend ahead. A special thank you must be extended to the "iDrive Cork" for sponsoring the night and the feature race on the night .... Every single ticket was sold out and...

U10 Cashman Cup Champions

Thursday 14th June, 2012


Under 10s Cashman Cup victoryLast weekend our under 10 hurlers won the Cashman Cup which was held at Church Road, Blackrock. It brought to an end five fabulous weekends of hurling for this age group. The weather was great and the big crowd were treated to some great hurling and at times, it was no place for the faint hearted.It was our first year to be invited to...

Kelloggs GAA Summer Camp

Monday 28th May, 2012


Book your child's place at Ballincolligs GAA summer camp which runs from 2nd to 6th of July for 6 to 13 year olds.Prices which include a full GAA kit and backpack are €55.00 per child which is great value in these recessionary times. If you have more than one child in your family there is a special rate of €45.00 for the second child and €40.00 for the third or...

Red Flag For Scoil Eoin

Sunday 27th May, 2012


In a an innovative move to promote GAA games in the area which has traditionally been the largest promoter of the games , the primary schools , Rebel Og has set up a recognition scheme for the schools. In its inaugural year Scoil Eoin was presented with the "Red Flag" dring the week and there was a day long celebrations with JBM hmself raing the red flag. Our own...

2012 Feile Football Champions

Tuesday 15th May, 2012


Last Friday evening what looked like all of Ballincollig travelled to St. Michael's grounds in Mahon to watch the replay of the Cork Feile Na nGael final. For Ballincollig the team were unchanged except for star defender Luke Fahy who was injured but in the dugout complete with crutches to cheer on his team mates. All young Ballincollig supporters were given...

U-10's Hurling - Cashman Cup comes to Ballincollig.

Tuesday 15th May, 2012


Next Sat the 19th of May sees Ballincollig host round 3 of the Cashman Cup. This competition is made up of 12 teams in a round robin system where every team will play each other over a four week period culminating in the finals which will take place in Blackrock on Sat. 9th June. Please come and support this festival of hurling next Saturday and see our stars of the...

Feile Football Final Goes to Replay

Thursday 03rd May, 2012


Ballincollig 2-12 Glanmire 3-9 BALLINCOLLIG and Glanmire will have to meet again as extra-time failed to separate them in the Féile A football final at Pairc Uí Rinn last night.In the end a draw was a fair result as both sides deserve a second chance in a game that was worthy of the final. Over the 80 minutes both had their periods of dominance with Glanmire...

U-10's look forward to Cashman Cup

Tuesday 01st May, 2012


The Ballincollig U-10's will be playing in the first round of hurling games in the Blackrock run "Cashman Cup"this Saturday (May 5th) at Church Road, Blackrock starting at 12pm.This competition will be run over the next 5 weeks in which Ballincollig will host one round of the event on Sunday 19th May. As there is only 6 teams involved we would like to thank...

Ballincollig U10 Ladies play first match of 2012!

Tuesday 24th April, 2012


UNDER 10'S Pitch 1 was a buzz last Sunday evening as our u10 and u8 girls played their first match of 2012. The rain clouds stayed away and the sun broke through as we welcomed the girls from Bishopstown to a challenge match. We had 29 enthusiastic girls from Ballincollig ready to show off their talents and have great fun. Our U10 captain for the day was Anna...

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