Millstreet Celtic 5 Rylane Celtic 4

We beat Rylane 5 – 4 at home in the 1st round of the County Cup. Despite the tough conditions, both teams played well in patches and either team could have won it. Rylane took the lead after 25 mins but we struck back immediately. Barry Lawlor surged through the centre of the Rylane defense and, when his shot came back off the post, Chris Cleary was on hand to finish it off. Rylane regained the lead and went 3-1 ahead on 40 mins but we pulled one back shortly before half time when Lawlor released Tadhg Collins who slipped it past the keeper. We pulled level after 55 mins in bizarre fashion. Keeper John Lehane kicked the ball long off his hands, it bounced just inside the box and over the head of the stranded keeper. Rylane again took the lead in the 65th min but again we pulled level shortly after. Excellent work from Brian Murphy on the wing led to him squaring for Paul Dawson to tap home from a couple of yards out. The game looked to be heading for extra time until [read more …] “Millstreet Celtic 5 Rylane Celtic 4”

Results & Fixtures: 16th January 2012

GAA: Munster Colleges Intermediate C Camogie Championship semi-final: Millstreet Community School 5-6 Colaiste Mhuire (Ennis) 4-7 (Jan 17th)

Soccer Results [full weekend results]:
County Cup 1st Round: Millstreet Celtic 5 Rylane Celtic 4
AUL 1A: Rathcoole Rovers v UCC (called off)
AUL 3B: Los Zarcos 0 Bweeng 2
Cork Schoolboys League U15 Div 5: Blarney United A 5 Rathcoole Rovers 2

Millstreet Celtic’s Last Man Standing competition is down to the last 2 players (Neil Flahive and Noel O’Riordan) after the weekends action. [see the latest standings]

Athletics: MUNSTER AAI CROSS-COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS held in Beaufort, Co Kerry. Senior Men 10km: 6th Desmod Casey (Millstreet) 36:45 [full results]

Millstreet Juvenile GAA Social is on January 27th in the Wallis Arms Hotel Millstreet. U16 Footballers will be getting their medals. Buffet followed by disco. Tickets -Juveniles €10 and Adults €15. All juveniles must be accompanied by an adult.Tickets on sale in the GAA Hall on Tuesday 17th January in Youth Centre from 7pm – 8pm. For more information text 087-9533213 [Juvenile GAA on Facebook]

 St Johns AGM on Sunday 21st January at 5pm in Kilcorney Hall. Anyone intersted in getting involved as a player or in the committee is welcome to attend. [St Johns GAA on Facebook]

Road Bowling Fixtures (for Kilcorney) [full bowling fixture list]:
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In the Corkman – 12th Jan 2012

The Corkman Newspaper is out every Thursday in all the local newsagents, and contains much more than just the online version