The annual WLR Granville Hotel GAA Awards will take centre stage at the Granville Hotel tonight
Eleven monthly winners will be vying for the overall award which will be announced by special guest, former Tipperary All-Ireland winning goalkeeper Brendan Cummins.
This year’s monthly winners are:
February – Beth Carton – Camogie (De La Salle)
March – Stephen Bennett – Hurling (Ballysaggart)
April – Dan Shanahan – Hurling (Lismore)
May – Donie Breathnach – Football (An Rinn)
June – Caoimhe McGrath – Football (Abbeyside)
July – Michael ‘Brick’ Walsh – Hurling/Football (Stradbally)
August – Jamie Barron – Hurling/Football (The Nire/Fourmilewater)
September – Kevin Moran – Hurling (De La Salle)
October – Phillip Mahony – Hurling (Ballygunner)
November – Caitríona McGlone – Camogie (Lismore)
December – Seamus Prendergast – Hurling (Ardmore)
This year sees the introduction of an ‘Emerging Young GAA’ Player Award in memory of the late WLR broadcaster Kevin Casey, which will also be announced later tonight.