Player Awards Night
The Club Annual Player Awards Night took place on Saturday 28th April. It was a very successful event attended by a large number of adult and youth members, non playing members, parents and friends. It was a highly appropriate ending off the pitch to a great day on the pitch after our 5th team won the O’Connor Cup, and League and Cup Double.
The winners on the night were as follows:
Senior Player of the Year Trophy (Stephen Mooney Memorial Trophy) – Cronan Gleeson
Captain – Darren Horan
Honour Scarf – JJ O’Dea
Captain – Davy Henshaw
Honour Scarf – Matthew Bursey and Cillian Monahan
Captain – Paddy Davis
Honour Scarf – Jack Byrne and Conor Boyd
Captain – Stephen Younge
Honour Scarf – Eric Parfrey and Alan Doyle
Captain – Andrew O’Sullivan
Honour Scarf – Ian Pollock and Cameron Wood
Junior Player of the Year (Billy Browne Memorial Trophy) – Eric Parfrey
U20 Player of the Year Trophy (Derek McCullagh Memorial Trophy) Luke Corish
Captain – Jordan Leybourne
Honour Scarf – Daniel Gilmer
Team of the Year 5th XV – Metro Div 7 and O’Connor Cup Winners
Honour Scarf – Sean Ballance
Special Award for 125 All Ireland League appearances – Rory Stynes
Youth Teams Players of the Year
U13 Shane Pedlow
U14 Daniel Rigney
U15 Sean Foulds
U16 Adam Killeen
U17 Sam Illo
Congratulations to all winners and we hope to see you back playing in September. See photos below.
Under 13 Award Winner Shane Pedlow with club president Paul Short and coach Shane Gill.
Under 14 Award Winner Daniel Rigney with club president Paul Short and coach Ed O’Donovan.
Under 15 Award Winner Sean Foulds with club president Paul Short and coaches/managers Andy Sullivan, Andy Miller and David Foulds.
Under 17 Award Winner Sam Illo with club president Paul Short and coach Craig Brownell.
Touch Rugby Award Winner, Sean Ballance with club president Paul Short and coaches Iain Cooling and Brian Leveau.
Under 20 Player of the Year, Luke Corish, Honour Scarf winners, Jordan Leybourne and Daniel Gilmer, with club president Paul Short and coach Ronan O’Donovan.
5th Team Honour Scarf winners, Andrew Pollock and Cameron Wood, with club president Paul Short, team captain Andy Sullivan and coach Dave Bursey.
4th Team Honour Scarf winners, Alan Doyle and Eric Parfrey, with club president Paul Short, team captain Stephen Younge, and coaches/managers Nigel Poff, Paul McClatchie and Ivan Sutton.
Junior Player of the Year, Eric Parfrey, with club president Paul Short, Junior Deputy President Adrian Hawe and coach Paul McClatchie.
2nd Team Honour Scarf winners, Matthew Bursey and Cillian Monahan, with club president Paul Short and coach Alan Large.
Senior Player of the Year, Cronan Gleeson, with club president Paul Short and coaches Alan Large and Cian O’Connor.
Special Award winner Rory Stynes with club president Paul Short and coaches Alan Large and Cian O’Connor.
Team of the Year winning captain Andy Sullivan, with club president Paul Short and coaches Dave Bursey and Graham Richmond.
The Team of the Year 2018 – 5th XV players and coaches.