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20 November 2015 No Comments by The Northern Standard

AIB Ulster Club Junior Football Championship Round Up

Is this current Rockcorry team the best team the club has come up with in nearly 30 years? Of course, we don’t want to overcook the already simmering expectation that has the village on-the-boil but, Berger, they’re looking good!

Those of a certain vintage in this neck of the woods remember great Rock’ teams from the early to mid-eighties. We won’t mention names. Some of them are currently in their pomp within the club as coaches and administrators and it wouldn’t do if they were to get ahead of themselves at this precious time in the club’s history, now would it?

This year’s JFL might have ended up being a cold house for Rockcorry’s hopes of adding to their silverware cabinet this year but it’s now getting hotter and hotter on the road to a possible Ulster club JFC title.

By dint of their 0-11 to 0-6 win last Sunday over Down dynamos Glasdrumman, the white and green brigade are now just 60 minutes or so away from bagging a provincial title.

We ought not to be too surprised though by Rock’s rolling over of the Mourne county champions for a lot of these fellas from the middle part of the county have been demonstrating their mettle since they won the IFL back in 2013.

A core of that all-conquering Rock’ team of two years ago is still in-tact and their…

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