Hurling Seniors: 2012 Team


Senior Hurlers at the All-Ireland JHC Semi-final at Parnell CLG, January 2013

The 2012 senior hurlers advanced the sport in the club and at county level through a number of very noteworthy achievements:
- Down JHC Champions
- JHC Champions of Ulster
- All-Ireland JHC semi-finalists (see pictures here).


Team Profile

Name: Liam McCollum
Position: Full Back
Age:43
Weight: 12 st 3lbs
Height: 5' 9"
Favourite Sporting moment; 1989 All -Ireland Semi Final (Antrim v Offaly)
Honours: Ulster Minor County 1986, Ulster u21 County 1988, Antrim Senior Champ 1989. Ulster Senior Club Champ 1989, Antrim Intermediate Champ 2001 with Loughguile, Down Junior Champ 2007, 2012, Down Intermediate Champions 2010


Name: Lorcan McMullan
Position: Midfield;
Age 17
Height: 5' 10''
Weight 10 st 6lbs;
Favourite player: Lar Corbett;
Honours –  Ulster League Minor 2012, Ulster Minor Championship 2012, Ulster Colleges Allstar 2011, Down Junior Championship 2012








Name: Lorenzo McMullan
Position: Goalkeeper (ex Corner forward);
Age 48;
Height: 5'8''; 
Weight 11st 8 lbs,
Favourite player Molly Mc Mullan(Bredagh camogs);
Honours - 2 Ulster Senior County Championships, U21 Ulster County, 2 Down Senior, 2 Down Intermediate, 2 Down Junior.







Name: Jack Anderson
Age: 38
Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 5ft 7
Weight: possibly 13 and half stone on a very windy day
Honours: 2 Down Junior Hurling Championships (2007 & 2012), 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship. 1 Antrim League Div 4A, 1 Antrim League Div 4B
Favourite Hurler: Paudie Gallagher
Favourite Non GAA Sport: Gaelic Football



Name:Paul Doole
Position: Corner Forward
Weight:10st 6lbs
Height:5ft 9
Favourite:Player – Danny Hughes
Honours: 2 Down Junior Hurling Championships (2007 & 2012), 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship. 1 Antrim League Div 4A, 1 Antrim League Div 4B









Name: Gearoid O’Muiri
Age: 26
Position: Corner back / corner forward
Weight: 10st 6lbs
Height: 5ft 6
Favourite Player: Eddie Brennan
Honours: Down Junior Hurling Championship 2012, 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship. 1 Antrim League Div 4A, Ulster Colleges Mageean Cup 2003.








Name: Paudie Gallagher
Age: 31
Position: Wing Back
Weight: 12st 3lbs
Height: 5ft 4
Favourite Sporting Hero: Jessica Ennis
Honours: 2 Down Junior Hurling Championships (2007 & 2012), 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship 2010. 1 Antrim League Div 4A, 1 Antrim League Div 4B







Name: Willie Gilmore
Age: 30
Position: Back
Weight: 11st 7lbs
Height: 5ft 8
Favourite Sporting Moment: Winning 1st Championship with Bredagh
Honours: 2 Down Junior Hurling Championships (2007 & 2012), 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship 2010. 1 Antrim League Div 4A, 1 Antrim League Div 4B, Ulster U21 County Championship 2003

Name: Ryan Curran
Age: 20
Position: wing Back
Weight: 13st
Height: 5ft 11
Favourite Player: Richie Hogan
Honours: 1 Down Junior Hurling Championships (2012), 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship 2010. 1 Antrim League Div 4A, Down Minor B Championship, All-Ireland U16 B Championship


Name: Paul Kelly
Age: 34
Position: Wing Back
Weight: 12st 7lbs
Height: 5ft 11
Favourite Sporting Moment: Representing Derry & An Dun Theas at intercounty level
Honours: 1 Down Junior Hurling Championships (2012), 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship 2010. 1 Antrim League Div 4A. 1 Division 1 League (Derry), Cute baby of the year 1978!







Name: Ger McGourty
Age: 26
Position: Back
Weight: 12st 10lbs
Height: 5ft 10
Favourite Player: Tommy Walsh
Honours: Down Junior Hurling Championship 2012









Name: Emmett Trainor
Age: 
Position: Forward
Weight: 12st 7lbs
Height: 6ft 1
Favourite Player: Paul Branniff
Honours: Down Junior Hurling Championship 2012, 5 Down Senior Hurling Championships (with Portaferry), NHL Div 2 (with Down)








Name: Ian Galway
Age: 26
Position: Forward
Weight: 12st
Height: 5ft 11
Favourite Player: Ken McGrath
Honours: 2 Down Junior Hurling Championships (2007 & 2012), 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship 2010. 1 Antrim League Div 4A, 1 Antrim League Div 4B








Name: Aaron Maguire:
Age: 18
Position: Forward
Weight: 5ft 11
Height: 12st 7lbs
Favourite Player: Joe Canning
Honours: Down Junior Hurling Championship 2012, 2 Down Minor B Championships









Name: James Murray
Age: 28
Position: back
Weight: 12st 7lbs
Height: 5ft 11
Favourite Non GAA Sport: Rugby
Honours: Down Junior Hurling Championship 2012









Name: Malachy Scullin
Age:33
Position: full forward 
Weight:15 1/2 stone
Height:6'4"
Favourite Sporting Moment: John Troy goal vs Antrim, 1999
Honours: Derry intermediate championship 1997 & 1998, Derry senior league 2008 & 2011
Ulster league div 2 2008 w/ Swatragh), Down junior championship 2012








Name: Jon O’Leary
Age: 27
Position: Midfield
Weight: 11st 7lbs
Height: 6ft 2
Favourite Player: John Gardiner
Honours: 1 Down Junior Hurling Championship 2012, 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship 2010. 1 Antrim League Div 4A








Name: Aidan Donaghy
Age: 17
Position: Forward
Weight: 10st
Height: 5ft 8
Favourite Player: Joe Canning
Honours: Down Junior Hurling Championships 2012, u14 B Down Feile, Minor B Down Championship








Name: Ferghal McCamphill
Age: 45
Position: Forward
Weight: 13st
Height: 6ft
Favourite Player: Ulcan McFettridge
Honours: Antrim SHC 1990 (w/ Dunloy), 2 Down Junior Hurling Championships (2007 & 2012), 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship 2010. 1 Antrim League Div 4A, 1 Antrim League Div 4B







Name: Mick Starr
Age: 26
Position: Forward
Weight: 12st 3 lbs
Height: 5ft 11
Favourite Player: Brendan Cummins
Honours: Down Junior Hurling Championships 2012, Junior B Tipperary Championship, U21 Tipperary Championship








Name: Ken O’Sullivan
Age: 34
Position: Forward
Weight: 13st
Height: 6ft
Favourite Sporting Moment: Batein’ Tipperary / managing Bredagh 2nds
Honours: Down Junior Hurling Championship 2012









Name: Niall Irwin
Age: 18
Position: midfield / forward
Weight: 11st
Height: 5ft 11
Favourite Player: Michael "Brick" Walsh
Honours: Down Junior Hurling Championship 2012









Name: Cormac Hughes
Age: 20
Position: Back
Weight: 12st
Height: 6ft 1
Favourite Player: Pat O’Neill (Legendary Kilkenny Centre Back)
Honours: Down Junior Hurling Championship 2012, 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship 2010. 1 Antrim League Div 4A, 1 Antrim League Div 4B








Name: Donal Hughes
Age: 21
Position: midfield / forward
Weight: 12st
Height: 6ft 1
Favourite Player: Frank Cummins (Legendary Kilkenny Midfielder)
Honours: Down Junior Hurling Championship 2012, 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship 2010. 1 Antrim League Div 4A, 1 Antrim League Div 4B







Name: Vincent McCool
Age: 26
Position: forward
Weight: 12st
Shoe Size: 6
Favourite Player: Ken O’Sullivan
Honours: Down Junior Hurling Championship 2012, 1 Down Intermediate Hurling Championship 2010. 1 Antrim League Div 4A, 1 Antrim League Div 4B



Name: Michael Woods
Height: 6ft 2
weight: 11st
Favourite Hurler: Damien Hayes
Honours:
U14 Down B Feile & Championship
U16 Down B Championship
Minor B Down Championship
Down Junior Hurling Championship






Name Paddy Byrne
Age 26
Height 5'9
Weight 12st
Honours 2 Down JHC,1 Down IHC, 1 Down JFC, 1 Down SHL Div2, 1 Ulster MHL Div2
1 Ulster SHL Div3, 1 Antrim SHL Div4b, 1 Antrim SHL Div4a
Favourite player: Tommy Walsh
Favourite Sporting Moment: Captaining Bredagh