Former Laois goalkeeper appointed Castletown manager for 2021 season

first_img Twitter Home Hurling Club Hurling Former Laois goalkeeper appointed Castletown manager for 2021 season HurlingClub HurlingSportGAA WhatsApp Facebook Electric Picnic Electric Picnic organisers release statement following confirmation of new festival date WhatsApp Former Laois goalkeeper Paddy Mullaney has been appointed as the new Castletown manager for the 2021 season.The Castletown native took charge on a temporary basis in the middle of last season’s campaign.Castletown had been under Martin Carey but the Kilkenny native departed midway through his second spell after two heavy group stage defeats to Abbeyleix and Rathdowney-Errill. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By Alan Hartnett – 12th March 2021 Council Previous articleCouncil urged to improve maintenance of housing stockNext article‘There will be a fatality and it will be said to us, ‘what did we do?’ Alan HartnettStradbally native Alan Hartnett is a graduate of Knockbeg College who has worked in the local and national media since 2008. Alan has a BA in Economics, Politics and Law and an MA in Journalism from DCU. His happiest moment was when Jody Dillon scored THAT goal in the Laois senior football final in 2016.center_img Pinterest Pinterest Facebook Mary Sweeney elected Cathaoirleach of Portlaoise Municipal District for next 12 months Former Laois goalkeeper appointed Castletown manager for 2021 season TAGSCastletownLaois SHCPaddy Mullaney Twitter Electric Picnic Electric Picnic apply to Laois County Council for new date for this year’s festival Castletown were already confirmed as being in the relegation final prior to their final group game against Clough-Ballacolla when Mullaney took charge.They lost that game by 4-26 to 0-11 and looked odds on for relegation against a Ballinakill side who had lost to Borris-Kilcotton, drawn with Rosenallis and lost only narrowly to Camross in their group.But Mullaney got his side to fire when it mattered and they managed to save themselves.Tadhg Cuddy top scored on the night with 1-5 as Castletown ran out 1-16 to 1-15 winners to remain a senior team.Mullaney has now been installed as the permanent boss and he will be assisted by Ger and Fionan Cuddy.Laois senior club hurling managers Borris-Kilcotton – Ciaran Comerford (Second season)Clough-Ballacolla – Declan Laffan (Second season)Rathdowney-Errill – Shane Keegan (First season)Rosenallis – Brian Troy (Second season)Abbeyleix – Lorcan Mahony (Second season)Camross – David Cuddy (First season)Castletown – Paddy Mullaney (First season)SEE ALSO – WATCH: Dramatic dangerous driving incident captured on Laois roadlast_img read more