Elder statesmen honoured at Sean Gael awards

Congratulations to all the recipients of the Sean Gael Awards at last Sunday’s annual event at the Dome, Semple Stadium.

Congratulations to all the recipients of the Sean Gael Awards at last Sunday’s annual event at the Dome, Semple Stadium.

Micheál Ó Muircheartaigh, the legendary Gaelic Games commentator, was the guest speaker.

The recipients were: Teresa McGrath (Loughmore Castleiney), Liam Quinn (Holycross Ballycahill), Tony Wall (Thurles Sarsfields), Neil O’Dea (Thurles Crokes and Templemore), Thady Maher (Clonmore and JK Brackens), Liam Hennessy (Moycarkey Borris), Tommy Ryan (Upperchurch Drombane), Mick Carroll (Durlas Óg), Micheál O’Meara (Commercials), Pete Savage (Ardfinnan), Paddy Doherty (Carrick-on-Suir Handball), Tommy O’Sullivan (Mullinahone), William Lonergan (Carrick Swan), John English (Ballybacon Grange), Michael Prendergast (Kilsheelan Kilcash), Sean Fitzpatrick (Newcastle), Bernie Colclough (Roscrea), Martin Bourke (Toomevara), Phil McIntyre (Lorrha and Dorrha), Pat O’Brien (Silvermines), Michael “Boysie” Hogan (Nenagh Handball), Mary Kenny (Borris-Ileigh), Pat McGrath (Burgess), Pakie Jones (Newport), Peter O’Sullivan (Cashel King Cormacs and Rosegreen), Liam O’Dwyer (Eire Og Annacarty), Sean Crowe (Lattin Cullen), Jackie Bourke (Aherlow), Christopher Teddy Gould (Rosegreen), Fr. Christy O’Dwyer (Arravale Rovers and Sean Treacys), Joe Lonergan (Kickhams), Seamus O’Donoghue (Arravale Rovers).