Holders Cork Feile champions Milford finished as runners up in their sections as a strong Valley Rovers side topped the group with victories over champions Milford Eire Og St Vincent’s and Ballinhassig .
In Coachford, Douglas held the upper hand as they topped their group with victories over Brian Dillon’s Blackrock and Cloughduv. The runners up spot going to Cloughduv who showed plenty of skill with good displays over Blackrock and Brian Dillon’s to advance to the quarter final.
Section C was held in Ballyanley and it was topped by Courcey Rovers who came into the competition as late
Last years defeated Cork finalists Glen Rovers topped their section out in Ballincollig with victories over the host club Ballincollig, Carrigaline and St Finbarrs. In a close game to decide who would emerge as runners up it was Carrigaline who grabbed the spot with a goal to spare over Ballincollig in a close contest.
In division two Mallow were far superior as they booked confidently booked their place in the semi finals with compherehensive victories over Sarsfields and Castleyons where Castleyons went through as runners up.
It couldn’t have been closer in the second section in division 2 Na Piarsaigh and Clonakilty going through on scoring difference
And so the scene is set for the quarter finals in Division 1 as eight teams remain with chance of representing Cork at National Feile which takes place in Laois / Offaly on June. With the division 2 Feile just a Cork competition the winners will not advance outside the county.
The quarter finals pairings are as follows:
Division 1 Quarter Finals Wednesday 30th April
Courcey Rovers v Cloughduv in Courcey Rovers @ 7pm
Glen Rovers v Newtownshandrum in Glen Rovers @ 7pm
Valley Rovers v Carrigaline in Valley Rovers @7pm
Douglas v Milford in Douglas @ 7pm
Division 2 Semi Finals Tuesday 29th April
Mallow v Clonakilty Ballincollig 7pm
Na Piarsaigh V Castleyons Glanmire 7pm
RESULTS DIVISION 1
Ballinhassig 3-8 St. Vincent’s 0-0: Valley Rovers 3-3 Milford 1-0: Ballinhassig 1-1 Eire OG 0-2: Milford 6-4 St Vincent’s 1- 0:Valley Rovers 5-3 Eire OG 0-0: Milford 4-5 Ballinhassig 2-1 :Valley Rovers 5-3 St. Vincent’s 0-0: Milford 5-9 Eire OG 1-0: Valley Rovers 1-3Ballinhassig 1-0: Eire OG 4-3 St. Vincent’s 0-1:
Douglas 3-6 Brian Dillon’s 0-1: Cloughduv2-2Blackrock 0-0: Douglas 3-5 Blackrock 0-0: Cloughduv 1-1Brian Dillon’s 0-2: Douglas 5-6 Cloughduv 0-0: Brian Dillon’s 6-4 Blackrock 0-1
Newtownshandrum 2-2 Sliabh Rua 0-0: Courcey Rovers 3-1 Inniscarra 2-0: Buttevant 2-6 Sliabh Rua 0-0: Newtownshandrum 4-1 Inniscarra 0-1: Courcey Rovers 1-6 Buttevant 0-1: Inniscarra 8-5 Sliabh Rua 0-0: Newtownshandrum 4-2 Buttevant 1-3: Inniscarra 6-1 Buttevant 1-0: Courcey Rovers 4-5
Ballincollig 5-0 St Finbarrs 0-0: Glen Rovers 4-5 Carrigaline 0-0 Glen Rovers 2-2
Ballincollig 1-0: Carrigaline 4-2 St. Finbarrs 0-0 Carrigaline 2-1: Ballincollig 1-1 Glen Rovers 3-5 St Finbarrs 0-0:
Mallow 5-1Sarsfields 0-0: Mallow 7-1: Castleyons 0-0 Castleyons 0-2 Sarsfields 0-0
Clonakilty 2-0 Fr O’Neill’s 1-0: Tracton 1-1 Na Piarsaigh 1-0 : Na Piarsaigh 1-1 Clonakilty 1-0: Tracton 2-0 Fr. O’ Neills 1-0: Clonakilty 2-1 Tracton 0-0: Na Piarsaigh 3-4 Fr. O’ Neills 0-0:
By Mary Newman