Gold medal hurlers

Coolderry/Shinrone Under 10 and a half Hurling team captured gold medals at the Community Games All Ireland Finals held in Athlone IT.

Coolderry/Shinrone Under 10 and a half Hurling team captured gold medals at the Community Games All Ireland Finals held in Athlone IT.

They won the Offaly Community Games title earlier in the year and then added the Leinster title in Carlow last July.

On Saturday, August 25 in the All-Ireland semi-final, the Offaly standard beared overcame Douglas (Cork) on a score line of 4-4 to 2-2.

While in the final on Sunday, August 26 they got the better of Athenry (Galway) on score-line of 4-5 to 1-2.