By Michael McMullan NEWRY Shamrocks host Ballycran on Sunday (Páirc Esler, 1pm) in their final group game of the Senior Hurling Championship. It’s a second season of senior hurling but their defeat to Bredagh already sets them up an intermediate semi-final against Carryduff. A mixture of players away seeing the world and injuries have left the Shamrocks’ […]
By Kieran Lynch WITH the new split-season now in full flow, and intercounty teams’ seasons coming to an end on a weekly basis, the debate rages on about its pros and cons. Ronan Sheehan has a foot in both camps as both the manager of the Down hurlers and his local club, Newry Shamrocks, and […]
By Kieran Lynch NEWRY SHAMROCKS have their sights set firmly on promotion from Division Three this year, after experiencing a near-miss in last year’s campaign. Having fallen just short in 2021, the Shamrocks have responded by flying out of the traps in 2022 with six wins in the first six league games, and manager Martin […]
Jordan Murphy took inspiration from his grandfather, John Murphy a former Down player.