1938 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship

Last updated
All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship 1938
Championship Details
Dates24 April – 30 October
Counties
Sponsor
All Ireland Champions
Winners Dublin (4th title)
Captain Emmy Delaney
Manager
All-Ireland Runners-up
Runners-up Cork (4th title)
Kathleen Coughlan
Manager
Matches played

The 1938 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1938 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Dublin, who defeated Cork by a six-point margin in the final. [1]

Contents

Structure

Cork beat Waterford by 6–3 to nil in the Munster final. Antrim beat Cavan by 3–2 to 2–0 in the Ulster final. Eva Moran scored 2–1 as Dublin beat Antrim by three points in the semi-final in Belfast on a day that GAA President, Paddy McNamee, threw in the ball.

Final

Two late goals by Doreen Rogers gave Dublin victory over Cork in the All-Ireland Final on a heavy pitch at the Cork Athletic Grounds. The match was level with five minutes remaining. [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

Final stages

Cork 5–1 – 0–1 Galway

Dublin 3–1 – 2–1 Antrim

Dublin 5–0 – 2–3 Cork
Kit left arm.svg
Kit body.svg
Kit right arm.svg
Kit shorts.svg
Kit socks long.svg
Dublin
Kit left arm.svg
Kit body.svg
Kit right arm.svg
Kit shorts.svg
Kit socks long.svg
Cork
Dublin:
GK1 Mary Lahiffe (UCD)
FB2 Rose Martin (Austin Stacks)
RWB3 Patty Kenny (Col San Dominic)
CB4 Peggy Griffin (Col San Dominic)
LWB5 May Fletcher (Scoil Bríghde)
MF6 Sheila Hodgins (Optimists)
MF7 Emmy Delaney (UCD) (Capt) (1–0)
MF8 Angela Egan (Col San Dominic)
RWF9 Agnes Hourigan (UCD)
CF10 Nuala Sheehan (UCD) (1–0)
LWF11 Doreen Rogers (Austin Stacks) (2–0)
FF12 Ita McNeill (UCD) (1–0).
Cork:
GK1Eileen Lyons
FB2Kathleen Coughlan (Capt)
RWB3Bríd Cronin
CB4Nan O'Dowd
LWB5Essie Staunton
MF6Lil Kirby (0–3)
MF7Maura Cronin
MF8Chrissie Cashman
RWF9Josie McGrath
CF10Kitty Buckley (1–0)
LWF11Renee Fitzgerald (1–0)
FF12Betty Riordan
Match Rules
  • 50 minutes
  • Replay if scores level
  • Maximum of 3 substitutions

See also

Related Research Articles

The 1964 All Ireland Camogie Championship was won by Dublin, their eight title in succession in a winning streak that would eventually extend to ten in a row, beating Antrim in the final. The match was attended by more than 3,000 spectators according to the report in the Irish Times.

The 1942 All Ireland Camogie Championship was won by Dublin, beating Cork in a replayed final. Cork thought they had won the initial final at the Mardyke when Renee Fitzgerald scored first an equalising, then a late winning goal. Referee Sean Gleeson said he had blown the whistle before Fitzgerald's second goal. The replay was the first All Ireland final to have a match programme and the first to be broadcast by Radio Éireann.

The 1935 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1935 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Cork, who defeated Dublin by a single point margin in the final.

The 1937 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1937 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Dublin, who defeated Galway by a 25-point margin in the final on front of what the Irish Independent reported was one of the biggest crowds ever at a camogie match.

The 1960 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1960 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Dublin who defeated Galway by a 14-point margin in the final.

The 1957 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1957 season in camogie. The championship was won by Dublin who defeated Antrim by a two-point margin in the final thus gaining revenge for Antrim's semi-final victory of the previous year that interrupted would have been a sequence of 19 All-Ireland championships in a row by Dublin.

The 1945 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1945 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Antrim, who defeated Waterford by a six-point margin in the final.

The 1955 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1955 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Dublin who defeated Cork by an eight-point margin in the final. The match was played at Croke Park and attracted an attendance of 4,192.

The 1944 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1944 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Dublin, who defeated Antrim by a 17-point margin in the final. Gate receipts were £211.

The 1946 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1946 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Antrim, who defeated Galway by a four-point margin in the final.

The 1952 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1952 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Dublin who defeated Antrim by a two-point margin in the final. The match was played at Croke Park

The 1947 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1947 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Antrim, who defeated Dublin by a three-point margin in the final. The semi-final between Dublin and Galway ranks alongside the disputed semi-final of 1966 between Dublin and Tipperary as the most controversial in camogie history.

The 1940 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1940 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Cork, who defeated Galway by a five-point margin in the final.

The 1973 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1973 season. The championship was won by Cork who defeated Antrim by a single point margin in the final for their fourth successive success. The match drew an attendance of 4,000.

The 1982 All Ireland Camogie Championship was won by Cork, beating Dublin by a single point in the final.

The 1983 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was won by Cork, beating Dublin by a two-point margin in the final.

The 1969 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1969 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Wexford who defeated Antrim by a two-point margin in the final.

The 1967 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1967 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Antrim who defeated Dublin by a four-point margin in the final, which went to a replay. It ended a remarkable record of 18 All Ireland titles in 19 years by Dublin, an eight-in-row 1948-‘55 and a ten-in-a-row 1957-’66.

The 1963 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1963 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Dublin who defeated Antrim by a 13-point margin in the final.

The 1956 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship was the high point of the 1956 season in Camogie. The championship was won by Antrim who defeated Cork by a four-point margin in the final, having created a major surprise by defeating serial champions Dublin in the semi-final, and interrupting what would otherwise have been a run of 19 championships in a row by Dublin. The championship featured what were reportedly two of the best camogie matches in the history of the game in its 12-a-side phase, the final and the semi-final between Antrim and Dublin.

References

  1. Moran, Mary (2011). A Game of Our Own: The History of Camogie. Dublin, Ireland: Cumann Camógaíochta. p. 460. 978-1-908591-00-5
  2. Report of final in Irish Press, October 31, 1938
  3. Report of final in Irish Independent, October 31, 1938
  4. Report of final in Irish Times, October 31, 1938
  5. Report of final in Irish Examiner, October 31, 1938
  6. Report of final in Irish News, October 31, 1938
Preceded by
1937 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship
All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship
1932–present
Succeeded by
1939 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship