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Proud Kerry club hold homecoming for Fitzgibbon Cup-winning star and UCC team-mates

Second-year student Shane Conway picked up his first Fitzgibbon Cup medal last weekend.
Feb 26th 2019, 9:42 AM 12,987 3

SHANE CONWAY AND the victorious UCC team brought the Fitzgibbon Cup to his home club in Lixnaw, Kerry last night.

Conway scored six points as UCC defeated Mary I in the third-level hurling decider on Saturday to complete the Fitzgibbon-Sigerson double for the first time since 1988. 

It was a proud moment for the popular Conway, who was the only player from a county outside of Division 1 to feature in the 2-21 to 0-13 victory.

In proper GAA fashion, the UCC team were introduced to the crowd on the back of a lorry at Foley’s Cross in Lixnaw.

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