Monthly Archive: November 2016

Origins of the name Carrigdhoun

Origins of the name Carrigdhoun

  A household name steeped with tradition and long associated with the South-East Cork region and particularly the Owenabue River and Carrigaline. The name originated in a poem written in the 1840’s. In 1924...

UCC honour Shamrocks Vice President

UCC honour Shamrocks Vice President

University College Cork bestowed Alumni Awards recently on some of its distinguished past pupils.  Included in this year’s list was Dr. Richard Palmer late of ‘Inver’, Ringaskiddy and an esteemed Vice President of our...

Co CHL Final V Kildorrery – 20/11

Co CHL Final V Kildorrery – 20/11

  Kildorrery 5-14, Shamrocks 2-8   The curtain came down on the 2016 playing season with defeat for the minors to Kildorrery in the league final in Mayfield on Sunday last. Shamrocks can have...

Race Night

Race Night

The Club’s Gala Race night hosted by Ringaskiddy’s Ferry Boat Inn was an unqualified success with all the boxes being ticked.   A splendid programme detailed the full entry of horses most of which...

Race Night

Race Night

The Club’s Gala Race night hosted by Ringaskiddy’s Ferry Boat Inn was an unqualified success with all the boxes being ticked.   A splendid programme detailed the full entry of horses most of which...

JAFL Final V Valley Rovers – 12/11

JAFL Final V Valley Rovers – 12/11

  Valley Rovers 2-15, Shamrocks 1-10   Shamrocks season ran out of steam in the league final against Valley Rovers in Ballygarvan. They couldnt reel in the Rovers from the early stages and though...

Underage AGM Nov 2016

Underage AGM Nov 2016

  The juvenile club held its AGM in the Clubhouse to review 2016 and to plan ahead for 2017. The healthy attendance heard reports from the various outgoing officers. The officers elected for 2017...

Co MCFL Semi Final V Clyda Rovers – 6/11

Co MCFL Semi Final V Clyda Rovers – 6/11

  Shamrocks 0-8, Clyda Rovers 3-12   Shamrocks football season came to an end on Sunday afternoon after this comprehensive defeat to Clyda Rovers in the Co League Semi Final. The visitors to Shanbally were a...

JAFL Semi Final V Ballinhassig – 5/11

JAFL Semi Final V Ballinhassig – 5/11

  Shamrocks 2-9, Ballinhassig 0-11   Early November football and both Shamrocks and Ballinhassig served up an exciting and competitive game to decide who qualified for the league final. In the third meeting of...