John Conlon

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John Conlon
Personal information
Irish name Seán Ó Conalláin
Sport Hurling
Position Right Half Forward
Born (1989-01-23) 23 January 1989 (age 30)
Limerick, Ireland
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Occupation Primary school teacher
Club(s)
Years Club
2006-
Clonlara
Club titles
Clare titles 1
Colleges(s)
Years College
NUI Galway
College titles
Fitzgibbon titles 1
Inter-county(ies)*
Years County Apps (scores)
2009-present
Clare 40 (5-77)
Inter-county titles
Munster titles 0
All-Irelands 1
NHL 1
All Stars 1
*Inter County team apps and scores correct as of 23:20, 17 December 2018.

John Conlon (born 23 June 1989) is an Irish sportsperson. He plays hurling with his local club Clonlara and has been a member of the Clare senior inter-county team since 2009.[1]

Conlon attended NUI Galway.[2] He scored the winning point for the University team in the 82nd minute of the final of the 2010 Fitzgibbon Cup.[3]

Conlon is a primary school teacher.[4]

Honours[edit]

Clare
Clonlara
NUI Galway
Individual

References[edit]

  1. ^ "John Conlon: Raising the Banner". Fired Up. Archived from the original on 23 October 2010. Retrieved 4 April 2011.
  2. ^ "NUI Galway Students and Alumni Among All-Ireland Senior Hurling Finalists". 2 September 2013. Archived from the original on 23 December 2018.
  3. ^ "NUI Galway end 30-year wait for Fitzgibbon Cup". 8 March 2010. Retrieved 8 March 2010.
  4. ^ Barry, Stephen (27 July 2018). "Proof the classroom is more conducive to an inter-county career". Irish Examiner. Clare's John Conlon is a primary school teacher but also studying strength-and-conditioning at Setanta College.
Achievements
Preceded by
James Dowling
(Kilkenny)
All-Ireland Under-21 Hurling Final
winning captain

2009
Succeeded by
Pádraic Maher
(Tipperary)