Buccaneers Announce Player Of The Year Awards

Written 3 months ago by Midlands Sport

Buccaneers Annual Player Awards event takes place in The Bounty on Saturday week when our Senior, U-20, Junior and Womens players of the year will be announced along with the ‘Club Person of the Year’ winner who will be presented with the Michael Hanley Memorial Perpetual Cup’. Specially commissioned pieces of Athlone Crystal will also be presented to Buccaneers players who have represented Ireland during the season. No less than a dozen Buccs have worn the green which is a splendid achievement for a rural club such as Buccaneers.

They are as follows:-

Jack Carty                    Ireland Senior

Robbie Henshaw           Ireland Senior

Jordan Conroy              Ireland Sevens

Niall Murray                   Ireland U-20

Colm Reilly                   Ireland U-20

Liam Winnett                 Ireland U-19

Darragh Murray             Ireland Schools U-18

John Sutton                  Ireland Clubs

Rory O’Connor              Ireland Students

Rory Silke                     Ireland Touch Rugby

Nigel So                       Ireland Touch Rugby

Denis O’Connor             Ireland Touch Rugby


Smart dress is the code for this event which takes place on Saturday, May 25th. Tickets €35 each are on sale from our Administrator Geraldine at 0861732711 and early purchase is recommended. DJ Ray O’Reilly will provide the music following dinner and the presentation of awards.