The Annual Players Night was held last Saturday where the Club hall was full to capacity for a sell out function.The night was compered by Colm Leonard and started with Darragh Bollard on the bagpipes playing the National Anthem and then the audience was addressed by the Club Chairman Gerry Foley.
Our Adult Hurlers were first up to be honoured on the night with both the league and Championship titles under their belts the team won alround them this season.Hurling player of the year went to a very popular choice in Morgan Doran.
Mark Kelly spoke on behalf of the Minor Players and announced Graham Martin as the Player of the year with the award of the teams Clubman of the year going to Stephen Carty.
Barry Armstrong the team manager spoke on behalf of the third team and announced Ray Rennick as the recipient of the player of the year award.
Alan Durnan the team manager gave a rousing speech where he thanked all those who helped and supported the first team in its efforts to capture the second division title and gain promotion for the first time in the clubs history.Alan introduced the players with Ronan Mc Guire being awarded the Player of the year.Alan went on to give a special mention and presentation to the team sponsor Joey Walsh of Walsh's Bar.A very special presentation was then made to a very special player Julian "Sweets" Sweetman who this year retired after giving sterling service at all levels to the Club and was awarded with a framed Club jersey.
The night was rounded off with the presentation of the perpetual Paddy Fagan trophy for the Club Man of the year being awarded to the very Popular recipient Mick Harford.