Senior League: Bride Rovers 3-08 St. Vals 1-20
On Thursday last the Senior Ladies team played host to St. Vals in the Division 1A Football League. Matches against St. Vals are always tough given that they are one of the top sides in the county. But despite this the Rovers played very well on the night. At half time we trailed 1-13 to 1-04 but started very brightly in the second half with Katie Quirke scoring two goals in the opening minutes. Playing some excellent football the Rovers worked hard throughout the field, points by Grace Culloty & Grace Kearney reduced the St Vals lead. Some excellent defending curbed any goal threat by St. Vals. At the final whistle the score was 3-08 to 1-20. Lots of positives to take from this game as we prepare for championship in the coming weeks.
Team: C.Vaughan, M.Hartnett, A.O’Cllaghan, N.Barry, E.Collins, T.O’Sulliva, J.O’Riordan, E.Ahern, G.Kearney, K.Quirke, G.Culloty, J.Cahill, E.Culloty, I.Dorgan, A.O’Connor. S.Murphy, K.Kelleher, E.Roche, C.Hogan, S.O’Sullivan, C.Hickey
Next up for the Seniors is a league match v Fermoy on Monday 29th May at 7.30pm in Fermoy.

Junior League: Bride Rovers 0-11 Passage 0-08
On Monday night our junior team wrapped up its league campaign with a 3 point win over Passage. This was a hard fought win in windy conditions. At the end of the first half the Rovers were a few points down but in the second half took advantage of the win to go on and win. Points from Katie Kelleher (4), Chloe Ahern and Elaine Culloty, as well as an excellent performance by Trish O’Sullivan enabled the Rovers to get their third win of the year.
We competed well in the league this year having being promoted to Division 4B. From the 7 games played we won 3 against Dripsey, Mallow & Passage and lost 4 to Erins Own, Carrigaline, Banteer & St. Peters.
Team: A.O’Riordan, K.Connor, A.Cashman, E.Barry, C.Ahern, E.Roche, T.O’Sullivan, L.Pratt, I.Dorgan, E.Culloty, J.O’Riordan, S.O’Sullivan, E.O’Keeffe, M.Hazelwood & I.Dorgan.

Summer Camp 2017
This year the Bride Rovers Ladies Football & Camogie Club SUMMER CAMP will take place from Monday 24th to Friday 28th July in the afternoons from 2pm to 5pm. The camp is open to all girls from 5 to 13 years old. Application Forms are available from the team secretaries or by contacting Camp Co-Ordinator Valerie Culloty on 086 320 8047 or email

The camp will be supervised by some of the clubs qualifies young coaches and is sure to be a week of great fun.
The cost of the camp is €60 for the first child, €50 for the 2nd child & €40 for the 3rd. Each girl will receive official Cúl Camp gear which includes a Training Top, A Jersey & A gear bag.
Closing date for applications is 1st June 2017.PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER ONLINE.  Completed Forms together with Fee to be handed to your Trainer or Valerie Culloty.

Gaelic for Mothers
Our Gaelic for Mothers team are back in action for the new season. Training is held on a Wednesday evening and their will be some blitz’s during the year. This is a great way of having some fun while playing football. You dont need to have played before and is open to all ladies. If you are interested please contact Irene Hogan (087) 6548928 or Meeks Carr (087) 9283587.

Registration Deadline 31st May
The deadline date of 31st May for registration is quickly approaching, if you have not registered yet please do so without delay as after the 31st May you will not be allowed to train or play. Please contact your team secretary / manager to arrange registration.

U12 East Cork Football league Bride Rovers 4-12 vs Glanmire B 2-1:

We played Glanmire B in a league game on a blustery wet Friday night . With a combination of the wet ball and us being a bit slow off the blocks  Glanmire took advantage. Half time came with a score of 2-7 vs 2-0 to us. Some second half changes were made from the sideline and our game picked up considerably. We finished on a score of 4-12 to 2-1. Well done girls on an excellent work rate.

Panel : Mai Cosgrove, Rachel Walsh, Nikita Parle, Oonagh Nagle,Aoife Mc Carthy, Abbie Hoare, Lily Murray(1-1), Sarah Birmingham,Ciara Morrison(1-1),Sarah Buckey, Ruby Broderick (0-3), Ava Barry (0-6), Mollie O Connell (2-1),Abbie O Connell, Ella Barry, Clara Mohally, Ellen Bartley, Emily Finn, Aisling Ni Hart, Eimear Ni Hart, Emma Collins,  Cliona Murphy, Francesca Meaney.

On Saturday afternoon, the u14 camogie team played at home to Ballinhassig. This was a good competitive game but Bride Rovers were unlucky to concede two early goals. This put them on the back foot for much of the game but they continued to battle hard and compete strongly for every ball. The team played very well and are improving with every game with good passing and fielding throughout the sixty minutes. At the final whistle Ballinhassig were the winners by three goals but the margin wasn’t really reflective of the game. Well done girls!
Panel: Mollie O’Connell, Alice Murray, Ciara O’Flynn, Alanna Broderick, Michelle Geaney, Abby Keating, Lily Murray (1-0), Shauna Hayes (3-2), Abbie Hoare, Niamh O’Sullivan, Caoimhe Barry, Kate Larkin, Ruby Broderick, Cliona Edmunds, Ava Barry (1-0), Abbie O’Connell.

Club Mass
A special club mass will take place on Sat. 27th May in Rathcormac church. All Welcome.

The Lotto Jackpot on last Tuesday May the 16th  was €11,400.  Tickets cost just €2 each and can be purchased in local business outlets, from club members and online at

Club Sponsor
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