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There was a big turnout of local GAA greats at the launch of Tom Lyons' new book, The Quest for The Little Norah, that was held in The West Cork Hotel on Friday.


2014 was a year to remember for St Mary's GAA Club as it captured the South West junior A football championship and league double, as well as winning the junior C football league.


Barryroe's Claire Sexton (18) recently captained Sacred Heart Secondary School to a Munster schools' senior camogie double, but in the ensuing celebrations wasn't forced to sing her favourite karaoke song which is


Published: 20:35 Sun 25 Jan 2015
WC Soccer

Some big names fell in round one of the mygaff.ie Cup this Sunday

Published: 12:57 Sun 25 Jan 2015
A runaway success: Caoimhe Harrington, Bantry Athletic Club, pictured with the City and County Youth Sports Star Award at a function in the Gresham Metropole Hotel, Cork.

Talented Durrus athlete receives Cork City and County Youth award

Published: 16:03 Sat 24 Jan 2015
The final line-up: Pictured before Sunday's tournament final at Ballygurteen were, from left, Pat Broderick, competition winner, Paddy Murray, referee, and Gerard Connolly, runner up.

PAT Broderick of Kinsale won the Ballygurteen novice 1 final from Gerard Connolly, Clon, on Sunday

Published: 10:02 Sat 24 Jan 2015
Phil Healy

Ballineen sprinter identifies European senior indoors as top target

Published: 16:03 Fri 23 Jan 2015
Little Norah

Pickling 15 was, to tell the truth, an impossible task, but having challenged our readers to do it, then we have to oblige too.

Published: 09:06 Fri 23 Jan 2015
Colin O'Reilly, C&S UCC Demons, in action against Marcus McDaniel, Travelodge Swords Thunder, in the recent Basketball Ireland Men's National Cup semi-final.

One of Ireland's greatest basketball players has hailed the current generation as `better than ever' ahead of the sport's marquee event this weekend

Published: 11:48 Thu 22 Jan 2015
Muskerry hurling team

Check who was selected on the 2014 Muskerry hurling team of the year.

Published: 17:06 Wed 21 Jan 2015
Manager: Micheál O'Sullivan.

Clonakilty Community College will take on holders Pobalscoil Chorca Dhuibne in the Corn Ui Mhuiri semi-final.

Published: 09:03 Mon 19 Jan 2015
Must read: An interview with Bantry Blues' legend Declan Barron is included in Tom Lyons' new book, The Quest for the Little Norah, which will be launched in the West Cork Hotel on Friday, January 23rd.

One of the greatest West Cork footballers of all time, Bantry legend Declan Barron talks about his disallowed goal for Cork against Kerry in the 1976 Munster final, his famous strike against Bandon in 1972 and dismisses the theory that he was a lazy trainer in Tom Lyons' new book.

Published: 17:03 Sun 18 Jan 2015
Two-time winner: 2014 West Cork Sports Star of the Year Jennifer O'Leary pictured with her husband Paul Curry, father Joe O'Leary with other family members and friends at Saturday night's awards ceremony in the Celtic Ross Hotel.

After four All-Irelands and eight All-Star awards, 2014 West Cork Sports Star of the Year Jennifer O'Leary feels the time is right to step back from the inter-county game, as she tells Martin Walsh

Published: 15:00 Sun 25 Jan 2015
 In control: Cork camogie captain Anna Geary, an executive member of the WGPA, pictured at the launch in Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin, on Tuesday.

LADIES' GAA club players in West Cork can benefit from the Women's Gaelic Players' Association (WGPA), according to Cork camogie captain Anna Geary

Published: 20:19 Sat 24 Jan 2015
Marie Breen

Team Montenotte toughed out their fifth Women's National Cup victory with a 62-36 win over Killester.

Published: 13:03 Sat 24 Jan 2015
League opener: Cork senior football manager Brian Cuthbert is preparing the Rebels for their opening football league match against Dublin in Páirc Uí Rinn on February 1st.

Cuthbert is focussed on league after McGrath Cup exit

Published: 19:28 Fri 23 Jan 2015
St Mary's JAFC

Check out who your team drew in the opening round of the 2015 South West JAFC after Friday night's draw in the West Cork Hotel. Plus the Round 2 draw.

 

 

 

Published: 13:00 Fri 23 Jan 2015
Champions: Sacred Heart Secondary School, Clonakilty celebrate after winning the Munster colleges' senior camogie league cup last weekend.

SACRED Heart's ability to find the net was the deciding factor in this Munster colleges' B league final played at Mallow on Sunday.

Published: 15:27 Thu 22 Jan 2015
Muskerry football

The 2014 Muskerry football team of the year was unveiled last weekend. See who made the final 15.

Published: 08:45 Thu 22 Jan 2015
Briege Corkery

Yet more silverware for Cork ladies' football captain and dual star Briege Corkery.

Published: 13:03 Mon 19 Jan 2015
History makers: The Clonakilty Community College football team that will take on Intermediate School Killorglin in a Corn Uí Mhuiri quarter-final next Wednesday.

Clonakilty CC take on IS Killorglin in a Corn Ui Mhuiri quarter-final this Wednesday afternoon in Clondrohid, at 1pm.

Published: 20:56 Sun 18 Jan 2015
WC Soccer

Clonakilty AFC and Drinagh Rangers both bow out of the Munster Junior Cup.

Published: 16:36 Sun 18 Jan 2015
Drinagh

Drinagh Rangers were knocked out of the Munster Junior Cup by Tralee Dynamos at Canon Crowley Park on Sunday afternoon.

Southern Star Sports Poll

Who will win this season's Corn Ui Mhuiri Munster colleges' senior A football title?

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