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
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
24th July, 19.45
Moorefield vs St Laurence’s
Ardclough vs Moorefield
14th September, 6.30pm
Moorefield vs St Columbas
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.
Moorefield vs Two Mile House
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.