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UL Ladies’ Football take home title with convicing win

UL senior ladies football team were crowned the Gourmet Food Parlour Ladies HEC Football Division 1 title with an impressive display against DCU in Stradbally Laois on Tuesday night A simply stunning performance from Cork’s Eimear Scally helped UL to victory. She finished with a tally of 1-6 four of them were frees. University of Limerick came out of the …


Sports

UL see off Athlone IT to banish relegation fears

Rustlers CUFL Men’s Premier Division South University of Limerick 3-1 Athlone IT UL recorded a vital win over Athlone IT on Wednesday, November 13th, to banish their relegation worries and lifted them into contention to reach the quarter-final stage of the competition. The visitors got off to a dream start when their first attack resulted in a goal. A long …


UL slip to second successive defeat against Carlow IT

IT Carlow 3-1 University of Limerick UL came home empty-handed for the second week in a row after a frustrating trip to Carlow leaves them rooted to the bottom of the Premier Division South. Determined to get back to winning ways, UL got off to a bright start with striker Adam Foley forcing a mad scramble in the home side’s …

UL fall to Blanchardstown in 2-0 defeat

TU Dublin Blanchardstown 2-0 University of Limerick The University of Limerick Collingwood squad travelled to Blanchardstown last Wednesday in the Rustlers CUFL Men’s Premier Division South. The Castletroy boys were looking to bounce back after defeat to Waterford IT last week, but an early goal left them chasing the game from the start, and truth is, they never recovered from …

An Focal’s GAA Team Of The Decade

This decade will be remembered for the drive for 5, where Dublin created history last month by winning the Sam Maguire cup for the 5th time in a row. Also, this decade had its problems with blanket defences and defensive systems ruining the spectacle of Gaelic Football. It will also be remembered for the change in structure and the introduction …

All-Ireland Football Final Preview: Will Dublin win 5-in-a-row?

By: Jamie Dowling The much anticipated All-Ireland Football final replay takes place this Saturday at 6pm. Croke Park will serve as the backdrop when  two of the most decorated counties in GAA history, Kerry and Dublin, will battle it out for All-Ireland glory. Dublin are on the cusp of making history by becoming the first team to do five All-Ireland …

Mental Health Pointers

While UL provides a variety of opportunities and enriching classes, college can also be stressful. Living independently and balancing college work can make sleeping enough and socializing difficult. Many students experience mental health issues such as anxiety and depression, especially during exam time and assignment time. College is complicated but managing your mental health doesn’t need to be. As another …