Occupation: First Year Physiotherapy Student in the University of Limerick
Schools/College Attended: Ovens National School, Ballincollig Community School, University of Limerick
Position: Full Back
When and where did you first start playing football? At my uncle’s house whilst on holidays in West Cork
Biggest influence on your football career: My family, previous coaches and my uncle Anthony
What sporting event would you most like to attend? The Superbowl. Not so much for the game but the atmosphere!
To date what is your favourite moment in sport? Cork raising the Sam Maguire after beating Down by a single point in 2010 All-Ireland final
Favourite Venue: Pairc Ui Rinn on a summers day
Favourite G.A.A. player: Ciaran Sheehan
What sportsperson would you most like to meet? Bill O’ Herlihy was an icon of Irish sport for so long and I would have loved to have gotten the chance to meet him
What is the hardest part of your sporting life? Balancing studies, a social life, work and that girlfriend of mine!
Toughest player to mark in training? Castlehaven’s Michael Hurley hands down
Who is the ‘joker’ on the panel? I’ll have to give this accolade to Anthony Casey. He tries hard but most of the time the jokes end up on him!
If you won the lotto what would be the first thing you would buy?! A motorway to Limerick!!!
Favourite holiday destination: Goleen by the sea, on the Mizen peninsula – my second home
Favourite Food: Anything cooked by my mother!!
Favourite Drink: Cup of tea
Favourite Music: Pop or traditional depending on my mood and company ;)
Favourite Film: 22 Jumpstreet
In ten years time I hope to be: Participating in the county senior football championship with my club Eire Og, in a full-time job, still as happy as ever with my girlfriend Leah, surrounded by a loving family and still getting pestered by Anthony Casey!
One thing you may not know about me…… I’m not a bad hurler /I’m a West Cork man at heart