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Shane Crinnigan’s Quickfire Questions


Quickfire Questions

Name: Shane Crinnigan     
Club: Tooreen HC Age: 20
Occupation: Student

Pre-match meal?
Can’t go wrong with a ham sandwich.

Favourite player growing up?
Dan Shanahan.

Best away day room mate and why?
Not David Harrison anyway, you wouldn’t get a wink of sleep listening to him!

Who would headline your house party?
David Kenny, definitely. A great man to dance.

First song they would play?
I’m feeling it - Sunset Brothers.

You win the lotto, first thing you would buy?
I’d buy Niall Robinson a couple of hens. Also, it’d be rude not to give Ballyvary and Caiseal Gaels a few pound too!

Favourite TV show?
Match of the Day.

Earliest GAA memory growing up?
Conor Mortimer’s tribute to Michael Jackson. Brian Delaney has something similar planned if we get a goal on Sunday.

Who is the joker in the squad?
Shane Boland.

Favourite holiday destination?
Bulgaria, and you’ll have to ask Ballyhaunis man James Lyons why.

Most memorable sporting moment?
Winning the Connacht Final last year.

Best player you’ve played alongside?
Fergal Boland, he’ll do all the running!

Best player you’ve played against?
The long dog Eamonn Phillips. lethal under a high ball.

Best thing about being a Tooreen hurler?
Representing the club and having the craic with the lads.

Worst thing about being a Tooreen hurler?
Definitely seeing Ray Larkin setting up the running drills!

Interesting fact about yourself?
70 percent of goals I’ve scored in hurling have been kicked.

Best advice you ever got?
“If there’s grass on the pitch, play ball” — Seán Regan.