Rearcross FC will host FAI Soccer Sisters Programme commencing on Friday 22nd October from 6:00PM to 7:00PM and continuing for the following nine weeks from 6:00PM to 7:00PM on Friday evenings. Please click here for further detail regarding the Soccer Sisters Programme.
Pride of place goes to Rearcross native Vicky Reynolds who was part of an Ireland U-15 Ladies team that played a friendly against a Wexford U-18 selection on 30th June 2007 at Wexford Youths Grounds. The Irish selection under the stewardship of Noel King won the game 3-1 with Vicky Reynolds netting the 3rd goal for Ireland. Vicky's father Paul was a former stalwart with Rearcross FC and Vicky played at U-10 and U-12 level with Rearcross FC in the North Tipperary Schoolboys League and now plays with Limerick side Aisling Annacotty.
Rearcross has a proud tradition in ladies soccer dating back to
the 1970's and 1980's with the most successful team operating in the late seventies
when a Reacross F.C.
side were crowned Tipperary Community Games County Champions in 1978 &
The following list includes some of the first women soccer players in Rearcross:
Margaret Fahy, Mary Carey, Delia Cary, Margaret Carey, Peggy Ryan, Siobhan Ryan, Kathleen Coffey, Rita Coffey, Kathleen Duggan, Joey Jones, Margaret Foley, Ena Ryan, Bridget Ryan, Chrissie Carroll, Kathleen Carroll, Bridget Kennedy, Kathleen Wade, Elizabeth Quigley
Rearcross F.C. Ladies (1994)