Ballysaggart’s Kieran Bennett was the joint winner of the November WLR/Granville Hotel Monthly GAA Award and is pictured receiving his award from Neil Gough, WLR and Liam Cusack, Granville Hotel. Also included were Liz Reddy, WLR, Seamus Kearney and Rachel Griffin. Photos: Noel Browme.
Kieran Bennett and Conor Murray are the joint winners of the October WLR/Granville Hotel GAA Award.
Ballysaggart midfielder Kieran Bennett becomes the third Bennett brother to claim this accolade following on from Shane and Stephen.
Kieran struck nine points from play in the Western Final win over Ardmore and added four in the county final against Ballygunner as the blue and navy earned promotion to the senior ranks. He admits that 2019 has been beyond their wildest dreams.
Rathgormack’s Conor Murray played a major part as Rathgormack won their first County Senior football title since 1999 with a hard fought 2-6 to 1-6 win over Ballinacourty in Fraher Field.
Ger Power’s charges narrowly lost out to away to Clare champions Miltown Malbay in the Munster SFC quarter final.
Conor Murray, Rathgormack GAA Club was the joint winner of the November WLR/Granville Hotel Monthly GAA Award and is pictured receiving his award from Neil Gough, WLR and Liam Cusack, Granville Hotel. Also included were Ger Power, Rathgormack manager, Tomás McCarthy, judge, Owen Gleeson and Rebecca Casey.
Waterford county-star Conor Murray said the county final win will live long in the memory. He said they learnt a lot during the campaign and despite the loss to Miltown, they can build on that next year and the years to come.