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GOLF CLASSIC WINNERS 2017

published:Nov  14

BUCCANEERS SECONDS have an important Connacht Junior 1A League game when they take on Westport at Dubarry Park on Sunday, kick off 2.30 p.m. Buccs are one point and one place better off than the Bulls and they must make home advantage pay. Despite their loss away to a very strong Ballina outfit, there was much encouragement to take from that display and Buccs will be hoping a further improved performance will keep them in the top half of this league.

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BUCCANEERS 19 CORK CONSTITUTION 24

published:Nov  14

(Senior match report courtesy of Michael Stapleton)

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BUCCS HOME TO DUAL CHAMPS CORK CON

published:Nov  06



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TERENURE COLLEGE 27 BUCCANEERS 21

published:Nov  06

TERENURE COLLEGE maintained their impressive start to the Ulster Bank League Division 1A when overcoming Buccaneers 27-21 at sunny but cold Lakelands Park on Saturday. But the Dubliners had to battle much harder than they may have anticipated to overcome gritty Buccs sustained challenge that earned the visitors their first league point of the campaign. Meanwhile Terenure remain in second place, hot on the heels of fellow metropolitans Lansdowne.

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AHERN & O'CARROLL ON IRELAND U-18 CLUBS SQUAD

published:Nov  02

Two promising young Buccaneers players THOMAS AHERN and SAUL O'CARROLL have been included in the Ireland U-18 Clubs squad to play Portugal next weekend. Best of luck to these young guys! 

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FANCY A TRIP FOR TWO TO AUSTRALIA FOR JUST A TENNER?!

published:Nov  02

Tickets for the IRFU sponsored ‘Your Club, Your Country’ Draw are now available and can be purchased from committee members or in the clubhouse bar or office. Tickets cost just €10 each and every euro from tickets sold in the club stays within the club. There are ten tickets per book so if you can sell a book or two it would be greatly appreciated. Ten superb prizes including a trip for two to Australia are on offer. We look forward to your generous support of this draw.

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BUCCANEERS 14 DUBLIN UNIVERSITY 30

published:Oct  30

BUCCANEERS suffered their fifth successive defeat when losing 30-14 to Dublin University in their Ulster Bank League encounter at Dubarry Park, Athlone, on Saturday. The midlanders are finding life in Division 1A extremely unrelenting and their cause is not being helped by a growing list of injuries particularly to experienced and stronger personnel.

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Murray, Conroy and Henshaw on Ireland squads

published:Oct  30

BUCCANEERS U-17 captain Darragh Murray has been selected on the Ireland U-18 squad that participated in an international rugby tournament in Portugal over the bank holiday period.  A versatile and immensely talented sportsman, St. Ciaran’s College student Darragh is only 16 years old. He scored a goal for St. Brigid’s in their Roscommon Minor Football final victory over Clan Na Gael and was a key member of the Roscommon U-17 football team that defeated Kerry on their way to the All-Ireland final last August.

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BUCCS FACE DUBLIN UNIVERSITY IN CRUNCH MATCH

published:Oct  29

BUCCANEERS take on Dublin University on this bank holiday Saturday in what is, even at this early stage of the season, a crunch Ulster Bank League Division 1A match at Dubarry Park, Athlone. Fireworks can be anticipated in this encounter as the sides go in search of priceless league points with the action getting under way at 2.30 p.m.

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published:Oct  29

BUCCS FACE DUBLIN UNIVERSITY IN CRUNCH MATCH

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