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Finbarr Mc Carthy

Townland: CAHER

DOB: 12/04/81

Height: 5.11

Occupation: TRUCK DRIVER /SALES PERSON

Favourite Position: 

H CENTRE BACK (IF FIT)   F CENTRE BACK (IF FIT)                                      

Junior Debut (Year and Opposition): I THINK IT WAS AGAINST ROSSCARBERY IN 1997

Most memorable GAA Game: THE 2 MOST MEMORABLE GAMES THAT STAND OUT ARE PLAYING  IN ALL-IRELAND FOOTBALL FINAL FOR CLON COMMUNITY COLLEGE ALSO PLAYING IN THE ALL-IRELAND SEMI FINAL IN HURLING IN 2006 IT WAS THE DAY AFTER MY SISTERS WEEDING AND I REALLY ENJOYED WINNING IT .

Most memorable St. James GAA Moment: THERE IS A FEW LIKE MY FIRST WEST CORK FINAL 1997 AND THE WHOLE YEAR OF 2005 BUT I THINK BEATING CLON IN OUR FIRST EVER JUNIOR 1 GAME IN2006 WOULD TOP THE POLE

Earliest St. James’ GAA Club memory: EVERY SATURDAY MORNING AT UNDER AGE TRANING

GAA Player you admire most: BRIAN CORCORAN HE WAS THE BEST CORK HURLING FOR A LONG TIME AND FOR TO COME BACK PLAYING AND WIN MORE ALL-IRELANDS HE WAS SOMETHING ELSE

Best player you have played against: BENNY COULTER (DOWN) PLAYED AGAINST HIM IN THE COLLEGE FINAL

Best player you have played with: THERE ARE TWO MICHEAL MC CARTHY( HAULIE PIG)  AND KIERAN O DONOVAN(SETANTA PAD) TWO OF THE BEST ANY CLUB CAN HAVE .

Honours won: U12 FOOTBALL & HURLING U14FOOTBALL & HURLING U16 FOOTBALL& HURLING MINOR HURLING  U21 HURLING (WAS CAPTAIN)  JUNIOR 2 FOOTBALL (WEST CORK WAS CAPTAIN UNTILL FINTAN CAME ALONG) JUNIOR 2 HURLING ( WEST CORK ,COUNTY,MUNSTER CHAMPIONS IN 2005/2006) COUNTY & MUNSTER MEADLS IN HURLING & FOOTBALL WITH CLON COMMUNITY COLLEGE.

Greatest Influence on your career: GERRY O SULLIVAN, FR  MURPHY,JOHN R O DONOVAN, JIMMY BUTLER

What you like most about St. James’ GAA club: THE FRIENDSHIP THAT WE HAVE ALL MADE TOGETHER AND THE FECKING CRAIC .

Favourite St. James’ GAA Supporter: JAMES (DA) O LEARY WHAT A MAN AND THERESA GOW ( COME ON JAMES

Any other comments you would like to include: JUST TO SAY WE HAVE ONE OF THE BEST FACILITIES AROUND LETS GO ON NOW AND WIN A JUNIOR 1 TITLE SO I CAN RETIRE A HAPPY MAN


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