Sports

Editor 2016-10-12

By David Byrne UL Students’ Union (ULSU) are now selling Munster Rugby match tickets for the 2016/2017 season. Individual match day tickets are available, as well as season tickets which cover any eight games. Coinciding with the recent opening of Munster’s new purpose built High Performance Centre at the University of Limerick, both the ULSU […]

Editor 2016-10-12

By Caoimhín Reilly UL’s very own Olympic hero Michelle Finn has insisted that her aim is to qualify for another Olympic Games. The 3,000 metres steeplechaser finished 11th in her semi-final heat at the Rio Olympics in August with a time of 9:49.45. However, despite missing out on the final, which by her own admission […]

Editor 2016-04-14

By Marisa Kennedy With 13 teams for both league and championship, it has been a very busy year for UL GAA Club.   In what proved to be a building league campaign, UL secured two league titles. The senior camogie team are undefeated after winning all group games to set up a final against Maynooth […]

Editor 2016-04-01

By Marisa Kennedy   The ladies football weekend brought mixed emotions to the UL GAA family. Friday proved a very successful day with both the intermediates and seniors qualifying for the Lynch and O’Connor Cup finals respectively. The Lynch Cup team overcame WIT with a strong performance, while the O’Connor Cup team overturned the league […]

Editor 2016-04-01

  By Caroline Breen   Wednesday March 9 proved to be a very exciting day indeed for the grade H badminton team.  The team, made up of Adrian Kenneally, Tiarnan Healy, Sam Costello, Colman Coakley, Sarah Geoghegan, Caroline Breen (Captain), Jane Kirwan and Rachel McDonnell played outstandingly well to overcome Effin and claim the title. […]

Editor 2016-03-10

  By Lauren Guilfoyle   Fitzgibbon Cup Final, CIT Sportsground UL: 3-23 Mary I: 1-30 Mary Immaculate College claimed their first Fitzgibbon Cup final win in an absolutely stunning game that will imprint on the minds of each spectator lucky enough to witness it. After playing 60 minutes in tough conditions yesterday, the Limerick students […]

Editor 2016-03-10

  By Jamesy McConigley   It was a real ‘cheers but no cigar week’ for UL in the Collingwood Cup this year, reaching the final but falling at the last hurdled. UL overcame Mary I in a pulsating quarter-final, where it took extra time to decide who would advance to the semi-final. Mary I took […]

Editor 2016-02-25

By Clodagh Doyle   What a semester it has been so far. We hope all of you have settled in well. ULTGC really kicked things off with a bang this year. Not only did we travel to Glasgow for our first international competition of the year but we also organised an awesome, glowtasic UV Paint […]

Editor 2016-02-24

  By Sam O’Connor   ULKC have matched NUIGs record for most consecutive Irish Kayak Intervarsity titles after winning their seventh title in a row on the 7th of February.   The weekend consisted of paddlers competing in five different disciplines of kayaking. Canoe Polo kicked off the competition on the Friday morning. For those […]

Editor 2016-02-24

By Marisa Kennedy   Our Ashbourne camogie team treated fans to a nail biting finish in their final against UCC on Sunday 14th February in Gort GAA Club, Galway. After overcoming reigning champions WIT in the semi, a mouth-watering fixture against UCC promised to serve up a cracker of a final.   The game got […]