HURLING PLAYER OF THE MONTH APRILApril 29, 2022
HURLING PLAYER OF THE MONTH
Alongside our sponsor Danske Bank, Ulster Schools recognise the achievements of a footballer and hurler every month from across the spectrum of ongoing games and competitions.
For March, the Danske Bank Hurling Player of the Month is Liam Glackin from Cross and Passion College, Ballycastle .
Liam had brilliant performances for Cross & Passion in their Danske Bank U15.5 Leonard Cup campaign where they made it to the Final and won against St Killian’s, Garron Tower.
Name: Liam Glackin
Club: Loughgiel Shamrocks
Favourite Position: Half back/Midfield
Other hobbies: Football and Basketball
Childhood sporting hero: Liam Watson, Loughgiel Shamrocks GAC
Best Player you have played with: Jack McCloskey, Loughgiel Shamrocks
Best Player you have played against: Orrin O’Connor, Glenariffe
Best game you have been involved in: Minor championship Final 2021 against Glenariffe
Best game you have been at as a spectator: All Ireland Final 2012
Best advice ever received: ‘You can’t live off last week’s dinner’
Biggest influence on career: James Campbell
Most important skill: Work rate
Biggest Strength in your game: Catching
Area of your game you would like to improve: Tackling
Best thing about the GAA: The sense of community