Power receives Tipp Person of the Year award

At a gala ceremony in Dublin on Saturday night, All Ireland winning Tipperary minor football manager David Power was honoured as the Tipperary Person of the Year.

At a gala ceremony in Dublin on Saturday night, All Ireland winning Tipperary minor football manager David Power was honoured as the Tipperary Person of the Year.

He received his award at the Dublin Tipperary Association function in the Louis Fitzgerald Hotel.

Association president Liam Myles said David has done his family, Kilsheelan-Kilcash and all Tipperary proud with last year’s outstanding achievement.

Characteristics such asa dedicatin, commitment, skill, pride in the jersey and sportsmanship had won the title for Tipperary, Mr Myles said.

At the same function, Liam Ahern of the Palace Bar in Dublin was inducted into the Tipperary Hall of Fame.