A Wonderfully Busy Saturday in a Colourful Millstreet

Saturday, 15th Sept. 2018 truly was a very busy and exciting day in Millstreet which included the official welcome of our Breton Visitors from Pommerit le Vicomte who will be on holiday for the next week – While Tubrid Holy Well and Millstreet GAA Community Hall were the venues for the inspirational Faith and Light Group from all over Munster.  Lots and lots of superbly colourful Cork Flags and window displays salute the splendidly talented Chloe Collins in advance of the All-Ireland in Croke Park on Sunday.  Here we share images from the many happenings in Millstreet this Saturday.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Our Breton Friends Arrive at noon in The Square.
Breton and Irish Friends Reunite.
Faith and Light Group from all over Munster pictured in Millstreet GAA Hall.
Millstreet Pipe Band Church Gate Collection this weekend.

Saturday shopping with Kathleen accompanied by V.I.P. displaying the Cork colours!
Universal Support for Chloe Collins – Cork Player Supreme – Every success in the All-Ireland on Sunday in Croke Park.

Margaret Pierce and Mum in magnificent style chilling out at Café Aroma before attending a wedding reception.
Loyal Galway Supporter Geraldine Dennehy supporting Cork on this occasion!
Herlihy’s Centra Expresses thanks for the wonderful support to the recent fundraising Spinathon.

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Every Success to Chloé Collins from Millstreet Community Council

Millstreet Community Council extends best wishes to Chloé Collins as she
dons the Cork jersey in Croke Park for the All-Ireland Senior Ladies
Football Final on next Sunday, 16th Sept. 2018.

The Community Council would also encourage businesses and householders in the town to put on a display of flags for Chloe on Sunday and for Cultural Night on Friday, 21st September.

We thank Noel Buckley for this uplifting notice.  (S.R.)

Chloé in All-Ireland Quarter Final Action

Best of luck to Chloé Collins and the Cork Ladies Footballers who take on Westmeath this afternoon. It’s her first season with the Cork Seniors, and she is due to start at corner back.
Watch the game live on TG4, throw in is at  4.45pm at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick.

Result: Cork 8-18 Westmeath 1-6

 

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Best of Luck to Chloé and Mark this weekend

The best of luck to Chloé Collins and Mark Ellis who represent Cork in the Ladies Football and Hurling All-Ireland Championships this weekend. Chloé is starting again at corner back, while Mark takes a seat on the bench after being out for six weeks with a groin injury.

All-Ireland Ladies Football Championship: Group 2 – Round 3
Cork 1-19  Armagh 1-7 ( 🙂 result )
Saturday July 28th @ 3.45pm
Duggan Park, Ballinasloe, Galway
[teamsheets]

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All Ireland Hurling Semi-Final
Cork v Limerick
Sunday 29th July @3.30pm in Croke Park
[Cork team] [ preview]

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Millstreet Community Council Congratulates Chloe

Millstreet Community Council congratulates Sports Woman Supreme Chloe Collins on receiving her prestigious Munster Medal following Cork’s Victory in the Munster Final last Saturday.  We thank MCC Chairman Noel Buckley for sharing such a deserving greeting with which we all wish to be associated.  (S.R.)

Munster Victory for Chloé

Congratulations to Chloé Collins who helped Cork to a fine victory over Kerry in yesterday’s Munster Senior Ladies Football Final in CIT. She is pictured below with her niece Mia.
Final score Cork 5-13 Kerry 2-10 🏆 🏆 🏆

There are lots of more photos below:

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Wishing the Very Best of Luck to Chloe and Kevin in Cork on Saturday

Millstreet Community Council wishes the very best of luck to Chloe Collins and Kevin Crowley who will be participating in the Senior Munster Finals versus Kerry in Cork this coming Saturday, 23rd June 2018.   We thank Chairman MCC, Noel Buckley for this special greeting to both outstanding sports people on such a prestigious occasion.  (S.R.)

Ladies Football Final: Cork 5:13 Kerry 2:10 (result)
Men’s Football Final (7pm): Cork v Kerry (Live on RTE 1)

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Chloé set for First Championship Start

The very best of luck to Chloé Collins who has been named to start at corner back for Cork in the Munster Senior Ladies Championship Semi Final, tomorrow Saturday June 2nd against Tipperary in Ardfinnan @ 2pm. It’s her first championship start for Cork Seniors !

TG4 Munster Ladies SFC semi-final
Result: Tipperary 1-10 Cork 2-12
in Ardfinnan, Co. Tipperary
Saturday June 2nd 2018, at 2pm

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Chloé to Start for Cork Ladies Tomorrow

 

The very best of luck to Chloé Collins who is starts tomorrow for Cork Senior Ladies Footballers, for the first time. I’m sure she won’t mind the long trip to Letterkenny where she starts at #13.

Lidl Ladies NFL Division 1 – Round 5: Donegal  v Cork, 6.00pm, O’Donnell Park, Letterkenny, (G. McMahon, Mayo)  –  … Holders Cork and All-Ireland champions Dublin are safely through to the last four, Donegal, beaten Division 1 finalists last year, must beat champions Cork in Letterkenny on Saturday evening and hope that Galway slip up against Westmeath on Sunday in order to qualify … (RTÉ)

The Cork teamsheet is on CorkLadiesFootball.com

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Chloé Called up to Cork Seniors

A big  congrats to Chloe Collins who was togged out for the first time for Cork Senior Ladies Footballers as they eased past Kerry 2-17 to 0-9 in Knocknagoshel on Sunday.
Chloé plays her football with Dromtarriffe Ladies, and is no stranger to the Cork geansaí, having played football and camogie with the Cork underage teams all the way up. The very best to her as she continues to break into the Cork setup. [read more …] “Chloé Called up to Cork Seniors”

Good luck Chloé in the All-Ireland Semi Today

Result: Cork  1-11 Tyrone 2-6 🙂

Good luck to Chloé Collins and the Cork Minor Ladies Football Team who play Tyrone in the All Ireland Semi-Final at St. Loman’s, Mullingar, this afternoon at 3:15pm.

Match updates will be on the Cork LGFA twitter page [read more …] “Good luck Chloé in the All-Ireland Semi Today”

Millstreet girls in Munster Camogie U16 Finals

2015-03-22 Cork U16B Camogie team - Munster Champions - includes Clare O'KeeffeMillstreet Camogie Club would like to congratulate Clare O’keeffe & the Cork U16B team on a fantastic Munster Final win at the weekend v Limerick! Well done Clare! Great to see you on the scoreboard too!

Also, commiserations to Chloé Collins who played a Munster Final with the Cork U16A team at the weekend & were narrowly defeated by Clare (photo & match report). Best of luck for the rest of the season girls!

Chloé tackling at the Munster Final

2015-03-22 Chloe Collins tackles Emma Kennedy in the U16A Munster Camogie FinalPictured (right) is Chloé Collins tackling a Clare defender in the U16 A Munster Camogie Championship Final yesterday in Charleville.

Chloé was playing at #10, but on the day Cork where  outclassed by Clare and lost on a scoreline of 1-9 to 1-4.

Match report and photo are on the Clare Herald

…but congratulations to Clare O’Keeffe who won a Munster U16B title with Cork when they beay Limerick in the final over the weekend.

Chloé wins All Ireland Football Title with Cork

2014-08-30 Chloé Collins - Cork are All Ireland U16 Ladies Footall ChampionsA huge congratulations to Chloé Collins and the Cork Ladies U16 ‘A’ Footballers who were crowned All Ireland Champions today in Templemore, Co. Tpperary after they beat Dublin on a scoreline of:

Cork 4-7 Dublin 2-7

Chloé is a really fantastic player, and  played with the Cork Camogie team this year also, but she was unfortunately injured for the final.

Video: Up for the Match

RTE have posted video of “Up for the Match” that was shown last night on RTE1 and included a segment from the Town Park, and the Presentation Convent School.

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Follow this link to get to the video: http://www.rte.ie/player/#v=1055791

Move the video forward to 41:30 and the part from Millstreet is shown, featuring the poem “Plastic Kerryman” written by Jerry Lehane and read by Chloe Collins. The segment ends at 43:45.

The video is only available until October 10th.

Up for the Match: Part 2

Owing to the huge interest in the pictures from a few days ago, her are lots of more photos:

Chloé Collins superbly recited Jerry Lehane's Cork/Kerry poem
Chloé Collins superbly recited Jerry Lehane's Cork/Kerry poem

Magnificent Cork colours in evidence at Presentation N.S., Millstreet on Friday, 11th September for the excitng visit of the RTÉ crew filming for “Up for the Match” scheduled to be broadcast on RTÉ 1 television after the 9pm News this Saturday night   The focus for the sequence was on Chloé Collins who superbly recited Jerry Lehane’s Cork/Kerry poem in front of the many enthusiastic pupils in the school playground …

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