*John Conlon. Photograph: Martin Connolly Clare’s senior hurlers will be the county’s first side in competitive action this year when they make the trip to Antrim over the weekend.
Sheer necessity finally inched a determined Scariff over the line as they relievedly made it third time lucky to cement a first Intermediate Hurling Final appearance in 38 years following an epic heavyweight derby bout with a truly gallant Smith O’Brien’s in Sixmilebridge on Sunday evening.
*Patrick Donnellan of O’Callaghans Mills. Photograph: Gary Collins Listeners of Scariff Bay Community Radio have selected the greatest hurling teams of the past four decades of ten East Clare clubs.