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PRO | BOR | 09 May 2012
Sam Maguire Park was the venue for two Cork County senior football championship games last weekend. On Saturday evening Ballincollig and Ilen Rovers were in opposition with the former having a convincing win on the score of 1-15 to 0-05. On Sunday evening near neighbours Rosscarbery and Clonakilty were in action. Rosscarbery won this game on the score of 1-14 to 1-07.
.The club extends it appreciation to those who prepared the venue for the fixtures and who helped on the day to ensure that everything ran smoothly. Also to those who provided parking area.
Senior and Junior Footballers
This Saturday May 12th is championship day for our senior footballers when they play Skibbereen at Clonakilty. The game is scheduled for a 6pm start. The loser of this game will oppose Ilen Rovers in the playoff section. The following day, Sunday, at Enniskeane the junior footballers will be in championship action against Timoleague. This game also has a 6pm start.
Our commiserations to Darren Sweetnam who played with the Cork senior hurlers and were defeated by Kilkenny in the National league final on Sunday last. We wish him and all club players well in their upcoming exams.
The U13 footballers qualified for a county final when they overcame Rosscarbery at Clonakilty on Sunday last. This was a close contest with Sam Maguires finishing strongly to be ahead on the score of 1-10 to 2-04 at the final whistle. Their opponents in the final, which will be played this weekend, is the winner of Charleville v Eire Og. Check locally for time and venue . Team Jamie Kearney, Jerry O Farrell, Stephen Daly, Brian McCarthy,Ronan Daly, James O Sullivan, Denis O Sullivan, Rios Coakley, Denis McCarhy, Padraig Galvin, Eoin O Sullivan, Keith White (capt.) Cathal Kelly, Mike Kelly, Brian O Sullivan.Panel Fionn Herlihy, Shane Galvin Jack Farr, Cillian Cahalane, Alan Tringle, Bill Murphy, Declan Collins
The numbers drawn in the weely lotto draw were 4, 18, 19. There was no winner of the jackpot of €2,000. Prizes of €50 were won by Jim Kearney , Acres, Conor Hurley, Long Bridge, Jack Collins, Greyhound Bar. The jackpot next week will be €2,200 and the draw will be in The Pavilion.
The annual club golf classic will be held at Skibbereen Golf Club on Saturday June 9th.