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Ballincollig Appoint Hayes As Women’s Head Coach – Irish Rugby
May 20, 2021
Former Eire worldwide Fiona Hayes has been appointed head coach of the Ballincollig Energia Ladies’s AIL staff.
Hayes joins Ballincollig after a profitable tenure as Ladies’s Head Coach with UL Bohemian. She can be head coach of the Munster U18 women.
Talking concerning the appointment Ballincolig Director of Rugby, Denis Stevenson, commented, “We’re delighted to have Fiona be a part of us in Ballincollig as we glance to construct our girls’s programme and develop a centre of excellence. Having Fiona on board is a big assertion for Cork rugby as we construct a pathway for aspiring gamers. Fiona’s experience and data of the ladies’s sport and the sport as a complete will solely improve this ambition going ahead.”
Fiona Hayes commented concerning the new position, “I’m excited concerning the new journey I’m about to embark on with the gamers and the membership. Now we have an opportunity to construct a legacy for Ladies’s Rugby in Cork and create an atmosphere the place feminine gamers can benefit from the sport whereas competing on the highest degree.
I’ll use my expertise and data of the sport I really like to assist gamers of their improvement each on and off the pitch.”
Hayes’ appointment comes on the heels of the announcement of former membership, provincial and Eire staff mate Niamh Briggs as her substitute at UL Bohs earlier this week.