Karl McKeegan

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Karl McKeegan
Personal information
Irish name Caireall Mac Aogáin
Sport Hurling
Position Centre-back
Born 1978
Cushendall, County Antrim,
Northern Ireland
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Occupation Lab technician
Club(s)
Years Club
Ruairí Óg Cushendall
Club titles
Antrim titles 5
Ulster titles 4
All-Ireland Titles 0
Inter-county(ies)
Years County
2002-2011 Antrim
Inter-county titles
Ulster titles 10
All-Irelands 0
NHL 0
All Stars 0

Karl McKeegan (born 1978) is an Irish former hurler who played as a centre-back for the Antrim senior team.[1]

McKeegan made his first appearance for the team during the 2002 championship and became a regular player until his retirement at the end of the 2011 championship. During that time he has won one Christy Ring Cup medals and ten successive Ulster winner's medals. In 2006 McKeegan captained the team to the Christy Ring Cup title.

At club level McKeegan is a four-time Ulster medalist with Ruairí Óg Cushendall. In addition to this he has also won five county championship winners' medals.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Antrim hurler Karl McKeegan quits inter-county scene". BBC Sport. 7 December 2011. Retrieved 7 December 2011. 
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Antrim Senior Hurling Captain
2006
Succeeded by
Seán Delargy
Achievements
Preceded by
John Shaw
(Westmeath)
Christy Ring Cup Final
winning captain

2006
Succeeded by
Darren McCormack
(Westmeath)