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YOUTHS AWARDS 2009
The club youths' awards took place on Monday 25th May last. President elect Lar Foley, as his first official act made an inaugural speech to a large turnout of players, coaches and families.

Coaches Mick McGrath, Dave Hogan, Padraig Treacy and Steven Van Rooyens summarised the successes and achievements of each of the underage squads.

Mick McGrath presented tokens of appreciation to the five Leinster representative players from the club: Liam Phelan, Simon O'Shea, Ronnie Moran, Garth Hayes and Rob Buckley.

Most importantly Mick explained what it takes to reach representative level and the processes involved to be successful at regional trials.

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Awards were also presented to four players from each team in the following categories:

U14

Best Player

Diarmuid Hickey

Best Newcomer

Robbie Corcoran

Most Improved

Gary Dunne

Best Clubman

Graig Murphy

U16

Best Player

Finbar Hayes

Best Newcomer

Jason Nugent

Most Improved

Ian McLoughlin

Best Clubman

Fionn O'Hargain

U18

Best Player

Simon O'Shea

Best Newcomer

Eamonn Carroll

Most Improved

Mick Dunne

Best Clubman

Rory Hogan

Summer 2009