The Southern Star

By Jack McCarron

Hosted by Southern Star sports editor Kieran McCarthy and Jack McCarron, the Star Sport Podcast features interviews with big-name guests from the world of West Cork sport.

  1. 1.
    Episode 147: Ronan McCarthy's Cork tenure comes to an end and All Ireland Camogie final preview with Sarah O'Donovan
    52:16
  2. 2.
    Episode 146: O'Donovan Rossa v Bandon preview with Daniel Hazel and Mark Sugrue PLUS the Irish Offshore Rowing Championships
    1:12:29
  3. 3.
    Episode 145: Castlehaven's Cathal Maguire on county final v Nemo Rangers | Hurling final review | National Rowing Championships
    45:06
  4. 4.
    Episode 144: All Ireland Hurling Final preview with Mick Foley PLUS Munster and Ireland rugby star Gavin Coombes on a season to remember
    1:00:33
  5. 5.
    Episode 143: Olympic bronze medal-winning history maker Emily Hegarty
    33:37
  6. 6.
    Episode 142: OLYMPICS PODCAST: Rowing heroes return home to Skibbereen and Phil Healy shines on biggest stage
    40:57
  7. 7.
    Episode 141: OLYMPICS PODCAST: Live from Skibbereen Rowing Club! PLUS music from James Mac Eoin
    21:10
  8. 8.
    Episode 140: OLYMPICS PODCAST: Joan Healy on sister Phil's hectic Olympic schedule and ambitions
    26:56
  1. 9.
    Episode 139: Munster final fallout with Haulie O'Sullivan & Diarmuid Duggan as Kerry hammer Cork
    47:17
  2. 10.
    Episode 138: OLYMPICS PODCAST: Jake McCarthy on the mechanics of rowing and the Irish Olympic team
    28:40
  3. 11.
    Episode 137: Cork v Kerry - Munster final preview with Haulie O’Sullivan and Diarmuid Duggan
    43:57
  4. 12.
    Episode 136: Cork book Munster final spot & the coach helping Phil Healy reach the top of her sport
    50:15
  5. 13.
    Episode 135: Cork & Castlehaven star Brian Hurley on injury and the return of the Munster Championship
    31:14
  6. 14.
    Episode 134: Alan Quinlan on Gavin Coombes & Fineen Wycherley's Ireland prospects and Cork City's new assistant manager Richie Holland
    1:03:22
  7. 15.
    Episode 134: Alan Quinlan on Gavin Coombes & Fineen Wycherley's Ireland prospects and Cork City's new assistant manager Richie Holland
    1:03:22
  8. 16.
    Episode 133: 30 days to Tokyo 2020, Daniel Goulding on Éire Óg promotion & Berehaven golfers on national title
    57:20
  9. 17.
    Episode 132: Bantry MMA star Dee Begley on UFC ambitions, Cork footballer Ciara O'Sullivan and West Cork duo added to Ireland rugby squad
    1:04:44
  10. 18.
    Episode 131: Clonakilty's Jack O'Mahony on win over St Michael's and Ireland's long-jump champion Shane Howard of Bandon AC
    41:49
  11. 19.
    Episode 130: Carbery Rangers manager Declan Hayes and Roland Whelton of Castlehaven look ahead to the return of club football
    47:43
  12. 20.
    Episode 129: 1984 Olympic gold medallist Martin Cross on Irish rowing success and sprinter Joan Healy on her injury struggles
    49:53
  13. 21.
    Episode 128: West Cork’s newest Olympians and Cork footballers lose v Kildare
    33:26
  14. 22.
    Episode 127: Padraig Harrington on his Beara background, his father Paddy's influence & the Ryder Cup
    43:05
  15. 23.
    Episode 126: Kinsale golfer John Murphy eyes Walker Cup success and Ballinhassig's Patrick Collins on hurling’s return
    43:58
  16. 24.
    Episode 125: Keith Ricken on life in lockdown and the return of kids to training & Niamh Cotter on injury woes
    58:11
  17. 25.
    Episode 124: Darren Darren Sweetnam joins Ronan O'Gara's French revolution & Linda Collins on camogie’s return
    58:49
  18. 26.
    Episode 123: Gold for Paul O'Donovan & Fintan McCarthy, silver for Emily Hegarty as Skibbereen rowers dominate European Championships
    37:04
  19. 27.
    Episode 122: Cork GAA PRO Joe Blake & Tom Savage of Three Red Kings on Gavin Coombes
    1:07:01
  20. 28.
    Episode 121: Bandon stalwart Pat Prendergast looks ahead to his 25th season and Laura Guest on Darren Sweetnam's Munster exit
    54:50
  21. 29.
    Episode 120: West Cork Ladies stars Aine Terry O'Sullivan, Siobhan Courtney and Martina O'Brien on an historic 2020
    33:44
  22. 30.
    Episode 119: Listeners’ Questions with Phil Healy and Christine O’Neill of Courcey Rovers & big rowing news
    53:39
  23. 31.
    Episode 118: Munster's John Hodnett on injury struggles and rise of West Cork rugby
    26:24
  24. 32.
    Episode 117: Phil Healy makes her mark, Christina Desmond on dashed Olympic dream & Jon Hynes of Courcey Rovers on upcoming community wellness event
    55:04
  25. 33.
    Episode 116: Joan Healy eyes European success and West Cork Ladies chairman Brian Cotter
    1:03:45
  26. 34.
    Episode 115: 50 years of Skibbereeen Rowing Club with Eugene Coakley & Gary O’Donovan
    1:10:42
  27. 35.
    Episode 114: BONUS POD: West Cork athletes make their mark & Phil Healy interview
    21:36
  28. 36.
    Episode 113: Tony Davis remembers the brilliance of 'Small' Mick & the Skibbereen man who shared a pitch with Ronaldinho
    1:07:08
  29. 37.
    Episode 112: Cork's new captain Martina O'Brien & Ruairi Deane on the season ahead
    59:48
  30. 38.
    Episode 111: Conor Hourihane on joining Swansea & 29-year-old Jason Collins on his appointment as chair of St Mary's
    52:01
  31. 39.
    Episode 110: 21 Rising West Cork Sport Stars Under 21
    59:13
  32. 40.
    Episode 109: Eamon Ryan tribute with Rena Buckley, Nollaig Cleary and Ger McCarthy
    48:33
  33. 41.
    Episode 108: Rowing twins Jake & Fintan McCarthy on Olympic ambitions, injuries and The Sopranos
    37:43
  34. 42.
    Episode 107: Urhan's Laura Sheehan on signing for Exeter Chiefs PLUS sisters Melissa & Louise Duggan
    53:39
  35. 43.
    Episode 106: Outgoing Cork County Board chairperson Tracey Kennedy & the top ten West Cork sporting moments from 2020
    1:05:25
  36. 44.
    Episode 105: All Ireland final preview show with Cork's Ciara O'Sullivan, Mayo legend Cora Staunton & Ger McCarthy
    55:52
  37. 45.
    Episode 104: The Paul Kerrigan interview & Cork ladies book All Ireland final place despite venue debacle
    54:53
  38. 46.
    Episode 103: Cork GAA CEO Kevin O'Donovan on One Cork, the new Rebels' Bounty draw, Pairc Ui Chaoimh naming rights & Ronan McCarthy PLUS Cork ladies coach Paddy O'Shea on All Ireland semi-final v Galway
    50:01
  39. 47.
    Episode 102: Munster final fallout with Diarmuid Duggan and Enniskeane's Orla Cronin eyes camogie success
    45:26
  40. 48.
    Munster final special with Cork's Ruairi Deane, Tipperary's Robbie Kiely and analysis from Diarmuid Duggan & Ger McCarthy
    1:06:47
  41. 49.
    The Larry Tompkins interview & Diarmuid Duggan on Cork's last-gasp win over Kerry
    1:18:26
  42. 50.
    Cork v Kerry special with Kevin O'Driscoll, Daniel Goulding & Martina O'Brien
    1:07:35

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