1999/2000 Season

1st XV

Our Junior team finished mid-table in the Munster Junior League. The following are the payers that lined out for the 1st XV: Pat Bourke and Vincent O’Doherty joint captains, Barry Madden, George Magner, Declan Moloney, Liam Herlihy, Seamus Kenny, Brendan Burke, Conor Magner, Paddy O’Grady, Mike Scanlan, Eoin Cahill, Adrian Insley, Eoin O’Sullivan, Mike Browne, Brian Murphy, Mike Mortell, Mike O’Flynn, Keith Brouder, John Campbell, Kevin Lyons, Mike Laffan, Emmett Condon Diarmuid Geary, Diarmuid Cahill, Brian Kenny, Joe Lee, Sam Lane, Dermot Nix, Tom Kelliher, Rob Moone, Seamus Harrold, Mike Doody, Darren Hayes, Kevin O’Brien, Byron Power, Derek Johnson, Pat Fitzgerald, Conor Fitzgerald and Paddy Murphy.

FriendlyFinchley 19 - 17 NCWL Herlihy try, S Kenny try, A Insley try, V O'Doherty con.
O'Connor CupNCW 11 - 8 AbbeyfealeM Laffan try, V O'Doherty 2 pen.
McElligott CupNCW 28 - 0 CastleislandP O'Grady 2 tries, E Condon try, A Insley try, V O'Doherty 4 con
McElligott CupTralee 32 - 15 NCWK Lyons try, E O'Sullivan try, T Kelliher pen, V O'Doherty con.
LeagueFermoy 14 - 18 NCWP Bourke try, E Cahill try, R Moone try, V O'Doherty con.
LeagueNCW 21 - 17 KilrushP O'Grady try, C Magner try, V O'Doherty 3 pen, con.
LeagueNCW 32 - 13 BallincolligA Insley 3 tries, J Keating try, V O'Doherty 2 pen, 3 con.
MJCCCClonmel 28 -10 NCWM Laffan try, V O'Doherty pen, con.
LeagueOld Christians 23 - 17 NCWB Power try, P O'Grady try, C Magner try, V O'Doherty con.
LeagueNCW 0 - 9 Clonakilty
LeagueNCW 12 - 3 AbbeyfealeJ Keating try, con, P O'Grady try.
McElligott Cup FinalTralee 19 - 5 NCWE O'Sullivan try.
LeagueEnnis 17 - 9 NCWV O'Doherty 2 pen, T Kelliher pen.
FriendlyNCW 46 - 22 KilfeacleTries: E O'Sullivan (4), A Insley (2), B Madden, J Keating. D Hayes 2 con, G Magner con.
LeagueCrosshaven 20 - 13 NCWE O'Sullivan try, R Moone try, V O'Doherty pen.
LeagueNCW 6 - 10 DouglasV O'Doherty 2 pen.
LeagueNCW 0 - 10 Cashel
Munster Junior CupSt. Marys 27 - 14 NCWR Moone try, D Johnson try, J Keating 2 con.
Garryowen CupNCW 13 - 10 FermoyD Nix try, D Johnson try, M Scanlan pen.
Garryowen CupNCW 17 - 31 ThurlesD Johnson try, E Cahill try, J Keating 2 con, pen.



2nd XV

The 2nd XV had a successful season, being triumphant in the Galway-Foley Cup Final. The following players lined out for the 2nd XV during the season: Liam F O’Connor (capt), Brian Murphy, Adrian Mullane, Paul O’Donoghue, Seamus Harrold, Mark Sheehan, Derek Johnson, Mike Kennedy, Jason Kelly, Mike Cussen, Tossie Mulvihill, Tom Delee, Pat Tobin, Paudi Magner, Ronan Lyons, Michael McEnery, Bernard O’Doherty, Rob Moone, Enda O’Connor, Johnny Fitzgerald, Mike Scanlan, Tom Ambrose, Eddie Browne, Padraigh Harnett, Keith Power, Kevin O’Donoghue, Colm Lehihan, Eoin Cahill, Sam Lane, Joe Healy, Michael McCarthy, Conor Fitzgerald, Darren Hayes, Diarmuid Cahill, Garry Kelly, Noel Murphy, Seamus Flynn, George Magner, Byron Power, Shane Kelly, Alan Beehan, Mike Laffan, Emmett Condon, Donagh O’Sullivan, John Keating, Maurice Flavin, Pat Donnelly.

LeagueNCW 3 - 13 CastleislandD Johnson pen.
LeagueNCW 24 -3 ListowelS Lane 2 try, B Murphy try, P Harnett try, J Fitzgerald 2 con.
LeagueKillarney 15 - 5 NCWR Moone try.
Galway Foley Cup FinalNCW 30 - 0 DingleTries: J. Kelly, J Fitzgerald, C Fitzgerald, P Hartnett.
LeagueNCW 7 - 11 TraleeS Lane try, J Keating con.
LeagueCastleisland 13 - 7 NCWR Moone try, N Murphy con.
Webb CupSt. Marys 3 - 3 NCWM Scanlan pen.
Webb CupNCW 5 - 20 St. MarysR Moone try.
FriendlyNCW 20 - 24 Harbourne (Eng)M Laffan 2 tries, T Ambrose try, E Condon try.
Galway Foley CupNCW 12 - 6 TraleeJ Keating try, con, E Cahill try.
Galway Foley CupNCW 13 - 17 AbbeyfealeJ Keating 2 pen, con, G Magner try.

Galway-Foley Cup Final – Sunday, 19th December 1999– Match Report

Newcastle West   30
Dingle                       0

The 1998/1999 Galway Foley Cup Final was actually played in Tralee on Sunday, 19th December 1999. Newcastle West forwards slowly got the better of the Dingle pack with Sam Lane, Michael McEnery, Jason Kelly, Liam O’Connor, Rob Moone and Conor Fitzgerald to the fore and backs defending well.

Jason Kelly scored the first try, following a great drive by the forwards. Johnny Fitzgerald showed great speed of thought and feet to score the second try midway through the half and Rob Moone made the score 15 – 0 with a try just before half time. Rob Moone scored another try after the ball was passed between backs and forwards. Conor Fitzgerald, showing pace and power scored a great try when he brushed off three would be tackles to touch down for a great individual score. Padraig Harnett scored the final try. Captain Liam O’Connor accepted the cup on behalf of the team amid scenes of jubilation.
Panel: Liam O’Connor (capt), Sam Lane, Ronan Lyons, Michael McCarthy, Jason Kelly, Seamus Kenny, Conor Fitzgerald, Rob Moone, Johnny Fitzgerald, Darren Hayes, Diarmuid Cahill, Tom Ambrose, Brian Murphy, Mike Kennedy, Mike Scanlan, Seamus Harrold, Padraig Harnett,Eddie Browne, Paudie Magner, Paul O’Donoghue, Joe Healy and Keith Power.

Under 12

Newcastle West won the West Munster League for the 1999/2000 season. The following players helped secure the trophy: Donal Egan (capt), Jamie McCormack, Stephen O’Brien, Sean Neville, Niall Kelliher, Jason Keogh, Darragh O’Brien, TJ Relihan, William Normoyle, Michael Martin, Noel McCormack, Paudin Mulcahy, Conor Curtin, Darragh McCormack, Eamon Lane and Padraig Crowley.