Congratulations to Stephen Hiney, Alan McCrabbe, David O’Callaghan and David Treacy who have been nominated for All Star awards for 2009. The nominees are;
Full-backs: JJ Delaney, Michael Kavanagh, Jackie Tyrrell (all Kilkenny); Padraig Maher, Paddy Stapleton (both Tipp); Ollie Canning, Fergal Moore (both Galway); Noel Connors (Waterford); Shane O’Neill (Cork)
Half-backs: John Tennyson, Tommy Walsh (both Kilkenny); Michael Walsh, Tony Browne (both Waterford); Conor O’Mahony, Declan Fanning (both Tipp); John Lee (Galway); Mark Foley (Limerick); Stephen Hiney (Dublin)
Full-forwards: Eoin Kelly, Noel McGrath (both Tipperary); Joe Canning, Damien Hayes (both Galway); Martin Comerford, Richie Power (both Kilkenny); David O’Callaghan, David Treacy (both Dublin); John Mullane (Waterford).