UCC: A Year In Sport

Writes Sam Curtin The sporting year may have been cut short but it has still been a very successful academic year for UCC sport. In this article we will be looking back at some of the highlights for 2019/20. GAA Nowhere else to start but with the hurlers on what was another fantastic year for…

Irish Hockey Qualify For Tokyo!

The Irish women’s hockey team continue to ride on a crest of a wave which began in 2018 after securing the passage to their first ever Olympic Games in Tokyo next year. Of course, anyone who has followed the sport on this island for the past year will know that it wasn’t without drama. Canada…

UCC: A Week In Review

The UCC Men’s hockey team continued their good form with a 3-0 win over local rivals Ashton. Goals from Simon Dring, Stephen Jermyn and Barry Cronin meant UCC extended their great form and of course won the bragging rights over their counterparts. UCC Women’s Soccer began their Premier Division South campaign at home to NUIG last Wednesday night…

The World Athletics Championships 2019: How The Race Was Run

Before analyzing this year’s championships, here is a couple of questions for you, did you watch the competition? Did you even know it was on? One could be forgiven for answering no to both of these as even the most fanatical of sports fans in the media have admitted to only taking a passing interest in the championships. The…

A New Era: Cork GAA Welcomes Home Past Legends

A new era has begun for Cork hurling with four new appointments made in the last couple of weeks. The County Board have made a real statement of intent with not just the appointments of the managers but with the backroom teams that will the accompany the respective sides. Kieran Kingston returns to the senior role that he…