County Junior A Football Championship Semi Final Erins Own 1-11 Kilmacabea 0-10, 21/10/2017
Erins Own travelled to Brinny to play in this year’s county junior A football championship semi final against Kilmacabea, The weather conditions were shocking rain & a strong wind for the hour, Kilmacabea raced in to a three point lead in the first 10 minutes but this was to be the only three scores they would get in the first half, Eoghan Murphy open Erins Own’s scoring with goal to level the sides in the 11th minute & five minutes later he added a point to take the lead, both sides were playing some fine football despite the weather & in the 27th Tomas O Leary Kicked a fine point to take a lead at half time of 1-02 to 3 points, Kilmacbea as they did in the first half came out & got 3 points to win back the lead, Shane Murphy kicked 3 from frees , Tomas O Leary kicked another & Cian O Callaghan put one over & with 5 minutes to go the sides were again level, Then the score of the game came when Tomas O Leary kicked his third, an outstanding point & from that point Erins Own pulled away with Substitute Steven Lee Kicking 3 points to give Erins Own the win by 4 points, There was good football played all over the field Darren O Sullivan always found the middle of the field with his strong kick outs, Sean Kelly, Jack Sheehan & Patrick Fitzgerald always looked in control, Kieran Murphy as always played his heart out in controlling midfield, Andrew Power, Eoghan Murphy & Tomas O Leary played well upfront, Erins Own now march on to the county final against Knocknagree next weekend,
Team in Full: 1.Dareen O Sullivan 2.Sean Kelly 3.Cormac Dooley 4.Cathal O Mahony 5.Patrick Fitzgerald 6.Jack Sheehan 22.Cian O Connor 8.Kieran Murphy 9.Mossie O Carroll 10.Mark Collins 11.Shane Murphy (0-03) 12.Andrew Power 13.Cian O Callaghan(0-01) 14.Tomas O Leary (0-03) 17.Eoghan Murphy (1-01) Subs Used: James O Carroll for Sean Kelly, Ian O Mahony for Cian O Connor & Steven Lee(0-03) for Mark Collins
East Cork Junior A Football Championship Erins Own 1-16 Ballinacurra 0-7, 23/04/2017
Well done to our footballers today who had a great win over Ballinacurra. Erins Own started with a strong side with Shane Broderick getting the opening score for Erins Own, and scores from Cian O Callaghan, Mark Collins and Stephen Lee saw Erins Own take the lead at half time 10 points to 2.
Further scores from Mossy Carroll, Alan Bowen, and a penalty from Stephen Lee saw Erins Own easily through to the quarter final v Carrignavar
U21 Football Championship: St Catherine’s 2-09 Erins Own 0-16, 10/03/2017
Well done to our U21 footballers last night who had a great victory in the East Cork Championship, after extra time they went on to win by 1 point, final score Erins Own 16 points St Catherine’s 2-9 – SHL tomorrow V Bride Rovers at 12 in Rathcormac – JAFL v Cobh this Wednesday at 8pm in Cobh.
East Cork Junior A Football Championship Semi Final, Erins Own 2-12 Midleton 0-05, 11/09/2015
A doubt was cast over the playing of this semi final game against Midleton due to the heavy rain that was falling, but the pitch in Youghal was well able to take any rain that fell on it & it was in great condition, Erins Own got off to a dream start with Mossie Carroll kicking a point & finding the net with in the first five minutes, Shane Murphy, Eoghan Murphy & cian O Connor all pointed & Stephen Lee on form again with his free taking added two more points to give us awell deserved lead at half time of 1-06 to 0-02, The second half was more or less the same with Erins Own in the driving seat, Kieran Murphy & Mossy Carroll were well in control of the middle of the field, Daire Dennehy, Andrew, Shane Murphy, all added a point each, Captain Cian O Callaghan added a goal & a point & Stephen Lee again kicking another two points to give Erins Own a strong win & to march on to the East Cork final were they a wait the winners of Doungourney & Fr O Neil’s.
Team In Full: 1. Darren O Sullivan 2.Sean Kelly 3.Cormac Dooley 4.Cian O Connor 5.James O Carroll 6.Daire Dennehy 7.Darren Hayes 8.Mossy Carroll 9.Kieran Murphy 16.Andrew Power 11.Shane Murphy 12.Eoghan Murphy 13.Cian O Callaghan ( Capt) 14.Alan Bowen 15. Stephen Lee, Subs Used:Stephen Horgan for James O Carroll, Colm Coakley for Andrew Power, Cathal O Mahony for Kieran Murphy & Shane Brodrick for Cian O Connor.
East Cork Junior A Football Championship QF Erins Own 1-12 Glenville 1-05, 02/05/2015
Carraig na bhfear was the venue for the quarter final of the Junior A football clash against Glenville, you couldn’t of asked for worse conditions rain for the hour with a good wind thrown in, we were with out two key players going in to the game due to injury Shane Murphy & Kieran Murphy a big loss to any team, Steven lee opened the scoring with a point from a free he also kicked two from play before halftime, Daire Dennehy & Eoghan Murphy also added a point a piece from play, but against a strong Glenville team & with pure weather conditions we trailed at the break by a point 0-05 to 1-03, we had to work hard in the second half & with some good team work starting show the break came mid ways with a Stephen Lee kick that reflected of a Glenville defender in to the back of the net, Cian O Connor, Mossie Carroll & Eoghan Murphy all added a point each from play & with Stephen Lee adding three more points from frees & one from play opened a gap that couldn’t be closed & a put Erins Own in to the East Cork semi final, Daire Dennehy, Cormac Dooley, Cian O Connor, Mossie Carroll, Eoghan Murphy, Stephen Lee & Cian O Callaghan played well on the night,
Team in full: 1.Daren O Sullivan 2.Sean Kelly 3.Cormac Dooley 17.Darren Hayes 5.Cian O Callaghan 6.Jack Sheehan 4.Daire Dennehy 14. Cathal O Mahony 9.Mossie Carroll 10.Alan Bowen 12.Eoghan Murphy 7. James O Carroll 13.Cian O Callaghan 15.Stephen Lee 18.Andrew Power Subs used Diarmuid Ring for Cathal O Mahony, Kieran Murphy for James O Carroll, Barry Og Murphy for Daire Dennehy & Paul Ryan for Andrew Power.
Junior A Football Championship: Erins Own 3-07 Carraig na bhfear 1-08, 25/04/2015
On a bitter cold Saturday evening we went to Rathcormac to play the second round of the junior A football championship against Carraig na bhfear, another strong panel of 25 today insuring football was alive in Erins Own, there was some strong football being played by Erins Own, Steven Lee kicked 2 points & got a goal from the penalty spot, Alan Bowen got 1-01 & Kieran Murphy got a goal, all before the break to give us a lead of 3-03 to 0-04, Shane Murphy opened the scoring in the second half with a fine point from play, Steven Lee kicked another point from a free, at times we let Carraig na bhfear back in to it but with some good defensive play & another point from Kieran Murphy & Alan Bowen showed we were to strong on the night & came out on top by five points on score line of 3-07 to 1-08, Sean Kelly, Alan Bowen, Kieran Murphy & Cormac Dooley played well on the night,
Team in Full: 1.Darren O Sullivan 2.Sean Kelly .Cormac Dooley 4.Daire Dennehy 5.Cian O Connor 6.Jack Sheehan 7.James O Carroll 8.Kieran Murphy 9.Mossie Carroll 10.Alan Bowen 11.Shane Murphy 12.Eoghan Murphy 13.Cian O Callaghan 14.Cathal O Mahony 15.Cian O Callaghan, Subs Used: Andrew Power for Cian O Callaghan( black card) & Darren Hayes for James O Carroll.
Junior A Football Championship: Erins Own 1-13 Cobh 0-03, 28/03/2015
First round victory today in Ballinacurra against Cobh in the championship for our Junior A Footballers, a strong team lined out for Erins Own out of a panel of 27 players in the dressing room & from the off they were the dominant side, Cian O Callaghan opened the scoring in the first minute of the game with a point, Mossie Carroll kicked one over as well & Alan Bowen putting over two more, Steven Lee was on form with his free taking when he kicked five over the bar to give us a lead at the break of 0-09 to 0-03, Erins Own defended well in the second half & kept Cobh scoreless for the half, Cian O Callaghan kicked 1-01 in the second half & Shane Murphy kicked three suburb points from play in a row from long range in a testing wind, Cian O Callaghan, Alan Bowen, Eoghan Murphy, Mossie Carroll, Cian O Connor & Shane Murphy Played well for Erins Own,
Team in Full: 1.Darren O Sullivan 2.Sean Kelly 3.Cormac Dooley 4.Daire Dennehy 5.Cian O Connor 6.Jack Sheehan 7.James O Carroll 8.Kieran Murphy 9.Mossie Carroll 10.Alan Bowen 11.Shane Murphy 12.Eoghan Murphy 13.Cian O Callaghan 14.Cathal O Mahony 15.Stevev Lee, Subs Used: Cormac O Connor for Eoghan Murphy, Andrew Power for Cathal O Mahony, Barry Og Murphy for Cormac Dooley, Darragh Twomey for James O Carroll & Shane Broderick for Kieran Murphy.