Club Update 11/03/2019
March 11, 2019
It was a busy weekend of action on the pitch with our u10s, u12s, u14s, u21s and Premier Intermediates all in action:
Our u10s kicked off the weekends action making the trip into Cork to compete on the new 4G Pitch in Pairc Ui Chaoimh sporting their nice jerseys kindly sponsored by Matt Murphys pharmacy. They competed against Béal Atha'n Ghaorthaig, Mayfield and Naomh Abán and a good morning was had by all, the mentors for this team are Shane Dunne, Alan O'Shea, Brendan Cregan and James Duggan.
The u12s played a friendly away last Saturday v Clyda Rovers and had an excellent win.
The u14s kicked off their league campaign with a victory over Lee Gaels on Saturday in Tom Creedon Park. Macroom ran out 3-8 to 2-7 winners in a tightly contested game where all players saw action. The squad on the day was Evan Casey O'Sullivan, Ryan Sabas, Cormac Bourke, Colin Kelleher, David Burke, Joshua O'Connor, Bobby Murphy, Jamie Murphy, Ruairi Kiernan, Danny McKirgan, Sam McCarthy, Maciej Byrdziak, Michal Olesky, Martin Fitzgerald, Rory Cregan, Alex Geasley, Jakub Milek, Ruben Waugh, Darragh Hogan, Rowan Mullane, Conor Coleman, Minuk Kahapola, Liam McSweeney, Cian Noonan.
The mentors for this team are Diarmuid Holland, Enda Kiernan, Oliver Burke, Orla Kelleher and Tony Dineen.
Their next game is an away friendly to Béal Atha'n Ghaorthaigh on Bank Holiday Monday at 4pm.
The u21s bowed out of the Mid Cork u21B championship last Saturday after a disappointing defeat to a Canovee side who had the upper hand throughout the game, the final score was 3-8 to 0-7.
The squad on the day was Kevin Condon, Cian Twomey, Mark Corrigan, Ciaran Condon, David Hunt, Jack Cronin, Colm O'Mahony, Caleb Dineen (captain), Ethan O'Gorman, Sean McMahon, Eolan O'Leary, Jack O'Riordan, Cathal O'Riordan, Blake O'Gorman, Daniel O'Riordan, Ryan Creed, Alan O'Farrell, Darren Quinn, Jack Kelleher, Shane Meany, Conor McKirgan.
The mentors for this team were Noel Twomey, Conor Hurley, John Ryan and Francis Horgan.
Premier Intermediate Footballers:
Our Premier Intermediate footballers rounded off the weekend for the club on Sunday last in Divisio 2 of the County League with an excellent win over senior football team Carrigaline. In testing conditions Macroom led throughout the game and playing with a strong wind in the first half led by 9 points to 3 at half time. The final score was 12 points to 8 and leaves Macroom right in the promotion chase at the top of the table. The mentors for this team are Noel Twomey and Ciaran Murphy.
The squad at the weekend was Brendan O'Connell, Michael Cronin, Paul O'Farrell, Rory Buckley, David Cotter, Alan Quinn, Sean McMahon, David Horgan, Fintan Goold, Tony Dineen, Ethan O'Gorman, Blake O'Gorman, John Murphy, Pa Lucey, Conor O'Sullivan, Andrew Hegarty, Eolan O'Leary, Gerard Angland, Cian Twomey, Dylan Twomey.