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Sacred Heart Secondary School, Clonakilty captain Claire Sexton chats to The Southern Star ahead of Saturday's All-Ireland colleges' senior camogie final. Don't miss this week's Southern Star for a three-page preview of the big match.


Eight-time All-Star Jennifer O'Leary, from Barryroe, will write a monthly column for The Southern Star


Clonakilty U21 footballers and hurlers received their 2014 medals recently from Cork manager Brian Cuthbert. To purchase a photo contact The Southern Star office on 028-21200.


Published: 13:03 Mon 02 Mar 2015
Pictured at the Pay As You Golf launch in Skibbereen & West Carbery Golf Club, were, from left, lady president Margaret Foley, president Brendan Hamilton, ILGU official Marion Pattenden, lady captain Una Murray, captain Frank Ryan, the club's first Pay As

SKIBBEREEN & West Carbery Golf Club celebrates its 80th birthday this year and everybody is invited to its year-long party!

Published: 15:05 Sun 01 Mar 2015
MVP: Emma Cotter.

THERE was All-Ireland final heartbreak for Colaiste Pobail Bheanntra on Wednesday afternoon

Published: 16:04 Sat 28 Feb 2015
Great result: Steve Hayes, Rosscarbery Bowling Club Chairman, presents the winner's prize to Gavin Twohig after

Rossmore man is victorious in intermediate tournament

Published: 17:03 Fri 27 Feb 2015
Proud moment: Celtic Ross West Cork Sports Star of the Month award winner Brian Morrison pictured with his father Declan at the presentation ceremony.

HE may have won a world equestrian title in January but Brian Morrison admits being honoured by his own community

Published: 15:30 Wed 25 Feb 2015
Cork Manager Brian Cuthbert

Cork football manager Brian Cuthbert has welcomed Ronan McCarthy's return as a selector to the county's senior football management team.

Published: 09:07 Mon 23 Feb 2015
Other Sports

Strong family connections is just one feature of one of the strongest Tae Kwon Do clubs, Ballyvourney, in the region which celebrated ten medal wins at the recent Munster Championships in Tralee.

Published: 13:54 Sun 22 Feb 2015
Soccer

New Cork City signing Liam Miller made no secret of his intention to make an impact in the Leesider's upcoming League of Ireland campaign following a recent appearance in West Cork.

Published: 12:07 Sat 21 Feb 2015
Other Sports

Darragh McElhinney and Caoimhe Harrington, both pupils at Coliste Pobail Bheanntra, were two of the most impressive winners at the GloHealth Munster Schools' Cross-Country, which took

Published: 12:55 Fri 20 Feb 2015
GAA

Claire Sexton played her captain's role to perfection as Sacred Heart Secondary School, Clonakilty, qualified for the All-Ireland schools' senior camogie final on Saturday.

Published: 18:16 Wed 18 Feb 2015
Carbery Scor finals

Enjoy this slideshow from the Carbery Scor na bPaisti finals. To purchase a photo contact the Star office on 028-21200.

Published: 09:02 Mon 02 Mar 2015
Even though his hands are full at home following a recent arrival, Togher Celtic manager Dan McCarthy took time out of his hectic schedule to reveal that someone close to him would prefer him to look a little bit more like Steven Gerrard

Even though his hands are full at home following a recent arrival, Togher Celtic manager Dan McCarthy took time out of his hectic schedule to reveal that someone close to him would prefer him to look a little bit more like Steven Gerrard

Published: 12:02 Sun 01 Mar 2015
Changing of the guard: Paddy Buckley (right), outgoing chairman of the Cork County Board of Athletics Ireland, presented the chain of office to newly-elected chairman Bill

AS one long-serving West Cork officer stepped down from his position, another man from the region was elected

Published: 12:02 Sat 28 Feb 2015
En route: Former Armagh footballer Oisin McConville will be in West Cork this weekend where he will hold a talk in Barryroe on Saturday night.

Ex-Armagh star to hold wide-ranging talk in Barryroe on Saturday

Published: 13:01 Fri 27 Feb 2015
Hero: Jerry McCarthy.

JERRY McCarthy scored a terrific hat-trick as Dunmanway Town eased into the semi-finals of the mygaff.ie Cup last Sunday

Published: 12:53 Mon 23 Feb 2015
Other Sports

Rate yourself on a scale of 1 to 10 on how funny you are? I don't know. Ask my friends! Maybe 4.

Published: 20:19 Sun 22 Feb 2015
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Soccer results from the weekend in the West Cork League

Published: 15:03 Sat 21 Feb 2015
Other Sports

Bandon captured the Munster Junior Challenge Shield title after a fantastic victory against Mallow in Ballincollig on Sunday.

Published: 17:05 Fri 20 Feb 2015
GAA

On February 24th, the boys' U15 soccer team from Coliste Pobail Bheanntra will host Cahir's Colste Dun Iascaigh as the teams compete for a place in the FAIS Munster Cup final.

Published: 09:20 Fri 20 Feb 2015
Fully focussed: Cork goalkeeper Anthony Nash keeps his eye on the ball during the Allianz Hurling League Division 1B game against Limerick at Páirc Uí Rinn.

Check out Cork's senior hurling team for Saturday night's NHL Division 1A round two clash at home to Clare.

Published: 18:23 Mon 16 Feb 2015
Dominant: The South West girls' team of Niamh Ahern, Hannah Sexton and Katie Sexton, who were winners for the second year in succession at the inter-regional youth team finals held at Phale Road, Ballineen.

A WELL-ATTENDED February executive meeting had grading of senior and intermediate players, plus championship draws and formats

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