Under-16 Hurling Captain Aidan O’Brien 2017

** Under-16 Hurling Final**

Tuesday 16th May

Venue: Hawkfield, 19.15

Moorefield vs Rathangan

Thanks to the Under-16 Hurling Captain,  Aidan O’Brien who took part in our latest feature. Best of luck to the team and management in the final!

Under-16 Hurling Division 2 Final  

Sunday 7th May

Venue: Hawkfield,

Northern Gaels vs Moorefield,


Ref Alan Lagrue 

Name: Aidan O’Brien

Teams you play on: Moorefield U15/U16 Hurling& Football, Kildare U15 Hurling, PBS Hurling and Basketball & Cill Dara Rugby U15s

Date of birth: September 2002


Position: Midfield/wing forward


Typical weekly training / game schedule: 3 times a week training and matches on weekend

First time you played Football/hurling: In West Cork with my brothers and Dad

First Trainer: Mick Barry(Ellistown)

Favourite Football/hurling player: Joe Canning and Pat Horgan

Favourite club player: Adam Tyrell

Favourite county player: Paul Divilly (Kildare hurling)

Biggest influence on your hurling career: Adam O’Brien (brother),Paddy Maher

Biggest influence on your life so far? My Parents

Favourite movie? Forrest Gump

Best advice someone has given you: “just put it over the bar “

Best grounds you’ve played in: O’Connor Park,Offaly

Best player you’ve played with: Rory Scanlan /Seán Maher

Best player you’ve played against: Alo Hackett

Sporting hero: Joe Canning

Favourite sport: Hurling

Career high: All Ireland Hurling medal with Kildare U14s

Getting to know your Team-Mates

Who’s your best friend on the team? Killian O’ Shaughnassy

Who’s the quickest? Cathal Cribbin

Who’s the Joker/Messer of the team? Aaron Shelley

Who’s the most skilful? Seán Maher

Who’s the best trainer? Padraig Cribbin

Who’s the toughest to mark at training? Seán Maher

Who’s the top Scorer? Me

Who is the best dancer? Luke O’Brien

Who is the worst dancer? Me

Who’s the biggest whinger on the team? Aaron Shelly

Who’s the worst dress sense? Rory Scanlan

Who’s the newest member to the team? Sam McGuirk

Who’s the laziest trainer? Dave Moloney

Who’s the manager’s pet? Seán Maher

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