Michael Slattery (hurler)

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Michael Slattery
Personal information
Sport Hurling
Position Forward
Born County Kerry, Ireland
Nickname Boxer
Years Club
Club titles
Kerry titles 3
Years County Apps (scores)
1997-2008 Kerry 17 (4-61)
Inter-county titles
Munster titles 0
All-Irelands 0
NHL 1 (Div 2)
All Stars 0

Michael ‘Boxer’ Slattery is a hurler from Co Kerry. He plays with Ballyheigue and formally with the Kerry senior team.

Club career[edit]

Slattery has won 3 County Senior Championships with Ballyheigue in 1996,1997 and 2000 when he was captain. He has also won a number of North Kerry League and Championship medals with Ballyheigue.He also won 4 u-21 championships and a county minor medal with his club.

Intercounty career[edit]

Slattery was a member of the Kerry Senior team for a number of years and was captain of the team that won the NHL Div 2 title in 2001 when Kerry beat Westmeath on a score line of 4-14 to 3-10 at Croke Park Slattery scoring 1-10 of his sides total. In 2003 he was Kerrys top scorer in the championship with 3-23 with put him 4th in Munster along with the likes of Joe Deane, Paul Flynn and Eoin Kelly. He was also on two losing league final teams in 2003 and 2006. He was a member of the Munster Railway Cup team in 1998.



  • County Senior Hurling Championship 3: 1996,1997,2000
  • County Senior Hurling Championship Winning Captain:2000
  • County U21 Hurling Championship 4: 1994,1995,1996,1997
  • County Minor Hurling Championship 1: 1992
  • County Senior Hurling League (Div.1) 4: 1996, 2002, 2005, 2011
  • North Kerry Senior Championship 3: 1995, 1996, 1999
  • North Kerry Senior League 4: 1996, 2000, 2002, 2007



  • Member of Muster Railway Cup Team: 1998


Sporting positions
Preceded by
Kerry Senior Hurling Captain
Succeeded by
James McCarthy