Kerry Minor Hurlers win Celtic Challenge Div 2
Congratulations to the Kerry Minor hurlers on winning the Division 2 Final of the Celtic Challenge Minor hurling competition [Corn John Scott].
In last Saturday’s final they had a 5-16 to 3-15 win over Dublin Clarke at Bórd na Móna O'Connor Park, Tullamore.
This was Kerry’s first win in this Under 17 competition and is due reward for the amount of preparation put in by both players and management over the past few months.
Team captain was Michael Clifford (Abbeydorney) and Ballyheigue’s Colin Walsh won the Player of the Match Award.
The Kerry panel was:
Darragh Quinlan [Ballyduff], Billy Daly [St. Brendan’s], Darragh Slattery [Ballyduff], J.P. O’Carroll [Ballyduff], Daire Nolan [Kilmoyley], Aodhán Behan [Crotta], Pádraig O’Sullivan [St. Brendan’s], Dylan Moriarty [Ballyduff], Aodhán Shanahan [Lixnaw], Ronan Walsh [Kilmoyley], Conor O’Sullivan [Ballyheigue], Nathan Guerin [Ballyheigue], Liam Palmer [Kenmare], Colin Walsh [Ballyheigue], Michael Kelliher [Lixnaw], Michael Clifford, capt. [Abbeydorney], Graham Slattery [Ballyheigue], Seán Brosnan [St. Brendan’s], Ronan Foley [Kilgarvan], Tadhg Reen [Tralee Parnell’s], Eoin O’Shea [Kilgarvan], Seamie Foran [Ballyheigue], Niall Cassidy [Tralee Parnell’s], Tomás Gaynor [Ballyheigue], Evan McCarthy [Lixnaw], David Mahony [Ballyheigue], Jonathan Lowe [Tralee Parnell’s], Seán O’Connor [Ballyduff], Seán McGrath [Crotta].
Management team: John Hennessy, Jerome O’Sullivan, Ollie Broughton, John Healy, Anthony Fealy & William Quinlan.