What a week its been so far in Cork City and County for the our underage Academy Squads, with the Easter break on us, it’s a perfect time to gather all the squads together.
Headed up by Sean Crowley, Hurling and James McCarthy, Football, our GDA’s Colm Crowley, Pat Spratt, Noel Crowley, Paudie O’Brien, Shane Supple & Kevin O Callaghan with the help of UCC coaches and our squad mentors and coaching teams are busy as the squads meet this week. With activities in Killeagh, St Vincent’s, Mallow, Clonakilty, O’Donovan Rossa, Carrigtwohill, Rathpeacon, Ballincollig, the Mardyke Arena and of course not forgetting our squads who travelled outside Cork to Limerick, Kerry, Tipperary & Kildare, we must say a big well done to all.
A big thank you must go to the Staff at UCC and the Mardyke Arena and the different clubs who provided venues, pitches, halls etc for their continued help and support.
On Saturday the U14 Inter Regional hurling finals took place in Killeagh with Semi-Finals and Finals down to be played.
The U15s hurlers travelled to the Todd Nolan Tournament in Tralee, while the footballers took on the U16s in a training match. while the U16 footballers travelled to Limerick for two games.
Monday saw the 15, 16 hurlers and 16 footballers head to the Mardyke for sessions while the U14 footballers took part in Regional matches.
Tuesday saw the U13s sessions in hurling and football take place at regional levels around the county.
Wednesday the U14s hurlers played Waterford in a game.
While the footballers at U15 played Tipperary with great results
A Team won 4-18v1-6
B Team won 4-16v0-5
and U16s played Kildare in challenge games.
See all photos from the week here.
Rebel Og Academy Easter Training Camps 2016Click here to see all images »