A massive challenge lies ahead of Scariff/Ogonnelloe this weekend as they face Derry super-club Slaughtneil but an even greater prize is in their path should they overcome the All-Ireland champions.
*Clare Junior captain, Kate O’Gorman. Photograph: ©INPHO/Oisin Keniry Media coverage of female sports has improved but it still has a long way to go, one high-profile administrator has declared.
*Joe O’Donnell. Photograph: Burren Eye Photography Aiming to secure increased funding for Clare Camogie’s county grounds is the goal for Joe O’Donnell as he enters his second year as Chairperson of the organisation.
*Outgoing secretary, Marie-Louise Kaiser. Photograph: Burren Eye Photography Clare camogie remain without a county secretary following this week’s Annual General Meeting.
*Catriona McMahon, Brid MacNamara & Seamus Hayes. Lissycasey’s Seamus Hayes has received the 2019 Clare Camogie Lifetime Achievement Award with Catriona McMahon announced as volunteer of the year. On Friday night, Clare Camogie honoured Hayes with the accolade that has previously been awarded to Flan McInerney (Sixmilebridge) and Mary Hogan (Tulla) amongst others. Chairman Joe…
Clare’s senior camogie players need to be more focused on their own game instead of viewing the sponsorship offers and gear given to their male counterparts, the Vice Chairman of the County Board has said.
*Liam Cronin. Photograph: Martin Connolly Ex Clare hurling trainer, Liam Cronin has joined the Cork senior camogie management team.
*Scariff/Ogonnelloe’s Aisling Corry. Photograph: Veronica McMahon Scariff/Ogonnelloe have qualified for the Munster club senior camogie final for the first time. Scariff/Ogonnelloe 4-08 Newcastle West 1-12 Venue: Dr Stuart Park, Ogonnelloe
Marian Rodgers gave birth to her second child in October 2018, twelve months on she was the goal-scorer for Scariff/Ogonnelloe as they claimed the McMahon Cup for the first time.
*Holly McGee kept under pressure by Zoe McInerney. Photograph: Veronica McMahon Tasting championship glory in their first senior decider appearance is “an unreal achievement” for Scariff/Ogonnelloe.