Bride Rovers Ladies’ Football Notes


On Sunday evening, the under 15 camogie team travelled to Ballynoe for the final of the Imokilly Summoner League. Their opponents on the day were neighbours, Castlelyons, who they had met and beaten in an earlier round of the league. Bride Rovers won this encounter too by a substantial margin, proving too strong for Castlelyons who battled valiantly to the end. Well done to Bride Rovers who played magnificently at every position. Their work rate, team effort and accuracy paid off and Katie Quirke, captain, accepted the trophy on behalf of the team. Well done also to Castlelyons for a sporting game.

Panel: Rachel O’Flynn, Grace Dorgan, Chloe Murphy, Alice Murray, Fiona Barry, Shauna Hayes, Aine Keating, Caoimhe Hazelwood, Sally McCarthy, Rebecca Walsh, Katie Quirke, Ciara O’Flynn, Anna Murray, Ella Quinlan, Sarah Murphy, Abby Keating, Amy Kennedy, Caoimhe O’Sullivan, Alanna Broderick, Naoise McCarthy

U12 Ladies Football

Our U12 girls played Aghada in one of the league semi-finals on Saturday last, the girls put up a good performance however, our opponents were too strong on the day and ran out winners. All is not over yet as we they still in a league final where we will meet Inch Rovers in the coming weeks.

Minor Ladies Football

Our Minor ladies had a comfortable win over Rockban on Monday the 15th of August, 2016 with a full time score of Bride Rovers 8-16 Rockban 1-5. Their next outing is Friday v Na Piarsaig. Venue TBD.

Cork Camogie

Congratulations to Jennifer Barry & the Cork Intermediate Camogie team who have qualified for the All-Ireland Final v Kilkenny on September 11th following a close fought victory over Laois on Saturday last in Nenagh. Final score: Cork 0-19 Laois 2-06. Rachel O’Callaghan is also on the Cork Camogie panel but is injured at the moment, everyone in the club wishes her a speedy recovery.


Coaching Course

Bride Rovers ladies Football club will hold a coaching course on Friday 26th August in the GAA Pitch from 7pm til 9.30pm with Nora Aherne. This course should be of interest to both coaches and parents and will give people the confidence to get involved in coaching. Everyone is welcome. To reserve a place please contact club secretary Meeks Carr 087 9283587 or email brideroversladies@hotmail.com


U12 Girls “Cake Sale”

Our U12 camogie girls following on from succesful blitzs in Thurles & Croke Park will be returning to Croke Park on All-Ireland Day on September 11th. The camogie association have extended an invitation to the team to attend the All-Ireland Finals and with Cork in both the Intermediate & Senior Final it should be a great day out. To offset the cost of the trip the Girls will be holding a “Cake Sale” on Sunday 4th September in Rathcormac Hall. Your support for this is appreciated.

Leaving Cert Students
A huge congratulations to all our leaving cert students who done so well. We wish you all the best in your various college courses.

Clothes Collection
Many thanks to everyone for their continued support of our monthly clothes collection.
The clothes go to the National Council for the blind who sort the clothes in their depot in Kildare before distributing the stock amongst their many stores around the country. So your old clothes, handbags, shoes are benefiting both the Bride Rovers Club but also the National Council for the Blind.
Next clothes collection Friday the 2nd of September, 2016 7.30 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. at Rathcormac Community Hall (garage to rear).

Church Gate Collection
Our annual church gate collection took place in Rathcormac & Bartlemy on the weekend of the 13th & 14th August. Thanks to all who contributed.

Next Clothes Collection on Friday the 2nd of September, 2016 7.30 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. at Rathcormac Community Centre (garage to rear).

Bride Rovers Ladies Football and Camogie Club sponsored by Spar Rathcormac

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Katie Quirke Captain

Katie Quirke Captain

Pic Jennifer Barry Jim Bob O'Donovan

Pic Jennifer Barry Jim Bob O’Donovan

 Bride Rovers U15 Camogie Team

Bride Rovers U15 Camogie Team

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