Under-16 Finalists 2020



26th September

Moorefield 2-8 vs Two Mile House 5-17

Hard luck to the team and management.


Management: John O’Brien, Jakie Donnelly and Dean Ryan. Welcome back to Dean Ryan who has returned from travelling to America, Australia, Fiji and many more countries where he has gained a vast amount of skills, expertise and experience in coaching. https://www.deanryancoaching.com

Under-16 2020

Meet The Management

Meet our Under-16 Hurling management team; Dean, John and Jakey. They’re looking for new players to join the Under-16 panel… training takes place on Monday nights at 6.30pm. All are welcome- no previous experience needed.


Name: John O Brien

School: Scoil Mhuire

What age did you start playing hurling: Started hurling in the back garden for years before joining Moorefield under-14

Favourite Position: half forward

Favourite hurler: DJ Carey

What I love about hurling is: simple, the best game ever

Name: Dean Ryan

School: Scoil Mhuire and PBS

How long have you been coaching: 6 years

Favourite inter-county player: Eoin Kelly

At what age did you start playing: as early as I can remember

Favourite Coaching Memory: An amazing 6 months coaching AFL in Fiji

Why do you love coaching: It’s a constant and never ending journey of learning and development for yourself and those you coach

Name: Jakey Donnelly

School: Newbridge Vocational School

Favourite Position: Backs

Favourite Inter-County Player: Martin Storey

What age did you start playing hurling: Can’t remember it’s that long ago

What do you love most about the game: The speed and skill



Updated Fixtures

Division 3

Round 1

24th July, 19.45

Moorefield vs St Laurence’s


Round 2

4th August

Ardclough vs Moorefield


Round 3

14th September, 6.30pm

Moorefield vs St Columbas


Round 4

8th September

Round Towers vs Moorefield (Winners)

The Under-16 hurlers travelled to Kildare to play Round Towers in a must win game and they put up a strong performance to come out 8 point winners. Moorefield started well and were 5 points to 2 up after the first quarter with points from Sam Ryan, Josh Brannigan and Niall Barry. Moorefield led at the break by 10 points to 1-02 with Cormac O’ Shaughnessy also getting on the score sheet. Moorefield started off the second half with a goal from back turned forward Connor Price and from there they never looked back. Further scores from Brannigan and Shane Delmer and a goal from Sam Ryan sealed the win for the team. Well done to the team and management. 


Round 5

28th August

Moorefield vs Two Mile House



1st March

Our U16 hurlers had a friendly match against Portlaoise today and thankfully the weather held off. It was a good competitive game leaving us with many positives to work on before our league starts in 3 weeks time.

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