GAA – Limerick minor side named to face Cork


Screen shot 2015-07-01 at 09.07.50THE LIMERICK minor hurling team and panel to face Cork on this Thursday evening in the Munster minor hurling championship semi final has been released by Limerick manager Leo O Connor and his selectors. The side, which are seeking to win a third Munster title in a row, will be captained by Eoghan Mc Namara, the side’s goalkeeper, from Doon. Throw in for the game at the Gaelic Grounds is at 7.30pm

Limerick Side: 1. Eoghan McNamama (Captain)(Doon), 2. Thomas Hayes (Doon), 3. Conor McSweeney (South Liberties), 4. Jack O Grady (Knockainey), 5. Conor Byrnes (Murroe Boher), 6. Paddy O Loughlin (Kilmallock), 7. Conor Houlihan (Na Piarsaigh), 8. Darragh Carroll (Kilteely Dromkeen), 9. Thomas Grimes (Na Piarsaigh), 10. Kyle Hayes (Kildimo Pallaskenry), 11. Seamus Flanagan (Feohanagh Castlemahon), 12. Brian Ryan (South Liberties), 13. Peter Casey (Na Piarsaigh), 14. Mickey Mackey (Adare) & 15 Barry Murphy (Doon).

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16. Adam O Brien (Ahane), 17. Colum Carroll (Ahane), 18. Conor Boylan (Na Piarsaigh), 19. Willie O Meara (Askeaton),, 20. Ciaran O Connor (Kilmallock,), 21. Oisin O Reilly (Kilmallock), 22. Eoin Ryan (Adare), 23. Paudie Ahern (Kileedy) & 24. Cian Flynn Magner (Kileedy).

Match Info:

When – Thursday July 2nd at 7.30pm

Where – Páirc na nGael Limerick

Referee – Paul Foley (Waterford)

Standby Referee – Thomas Walsh (Waterford)
Linesman – Michael O’Brien (Waterford)
Sideline Official – Nicholas O’Toole (Waterford)
Umpires – Mossy Gough, Paul Flynn, Liam O’Brien, Mark O’Regan (Waterford)

Extra time – (2 periods x 10 minutes only) to be played if sides finish level at the end of 60 minutes

Next Round – the winners will qualify for the Munster Final on July 12th against Tipperary.


Admission Prices
Adult – €10
Student/OAP with appropriate ID Card – €5
Under 16s are free




First Round


Wednesday April 8th

@ Páirc Uí Rinn                                    Cork 2-20                         Limerick 1-13

@ Semple Stadium, Thurles            Tipperary 1-14            Waterford 0-16



Wednesday May 6th

@ Semple Stadium, Thurles            Limerick 0-18             Waterford 1-10




Wednesday June 24th

@Semple Stadium, Thurles            Tipperary 1-15             Clare 1-11


Thursday July 2nd

@Gaelic Grounds, Limerick                        Cork v Limerick                                                 7.30pm



Sunday July 12th


@ Semple Stadium, Thurles            Tipperary v Cork or Limerick                                     Time TBC