*Anthony Aherne with Shannon Golf Club captain, Derek Sweeney. Photograph: Joe Buckley Over 420 members played for Derek Sweeney’s Captains Prize last Friday and Saturday at Shannon Golf Club when the winner was Anthony Aherne (24) with 64.
*Deirdre Chaplin. Photograph: Gerard O’Neill NEW ADDITIONS were made to the Executive of Clare GAA, committees for isolated players and public relations were rubber stamped while detail on dates for the club championships and criticism of tickets distribution were voiced at the June meeting of the County Board.
*Wexford manager, Darragh Egan. Photograph: Gerard O’Neill Losing key players was pinpointed by Wexford boss, Darragh Egan as critical when reflecting on their exit from the All-Ireland SHC.
*Tony Kelly on the attack for Clare. Photograph: Gerard O’Neill At no stage during Saturday’s All-Ireland senior hurling championship quarter final did Clare think that their season was over, according to team captain Tony Kelly.
*Brian Carey holds off Eoin Guilfoyle. Photograph: Gerard O’Neill Pairings are now known for the knockout stages of the Clare Cup following the final round of group games played on Sunday.
*Brian Lohan congratulates Cathal Malone. Photograph: Gerard O’Neill A refusal to relent and an unquestionable work ethic stood to Clare’s senior hurlers as they advanced to the semi-finals of the All-Ireland SHC.
Dominic Enright and Mary Nolan were the winners of the respective Vice Captain prizes at Kilrush Golf Club. Kilrush Golf Club: Vice captain Bernard Coleman’s prize was played for at Kilrush on Saturday when Dominic Enright (19) emerged as the winner with 41 points. He had two to spare over Michael Cooney (14) with third …