Clonkill hurler can make up for final defeat with win against St Loman's in the football decider on Sunday.
Clonkill forward Luke Loughlin believes his team came up against an especially driven Castletown Geoghegan side in this year's county final.
The dual code player missed out a possible double in Westmeath with The Downs playing defending champions St Loman's in the football decider on Sunday.
Clonkill were generally second best throughout last weekend's match.
Loughlin says previous final defeats for Castletown will have provided a unique motivation: