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Micheál Mc Carthy (Brittas)

Townland: Brittas

DOB: 05/08/1983

Height: 5 ft 11’

Occupation: Accountant

Favourite Position:  H Midfield          F Centre Back

Junior Debut (Year and Opposition): 2000 v  ?

Most memorable GAA Game: Cork v Kilkenny 1999 All Ireland Hurling Final, St James v Kileedy 2006 Munster Final

Most memorable St. James GAA Moment: Winning junior B West cork Hurling in 2005

Earliest St. James’ GAA Club memory: Saturday Morning training with Liam and Billy as a 6 year old

GAA Player you admire most: Henry Shefflin in hurling, Declan O’Sullivan in football

Best player you have played against: Chris Daly. The lads will tell you that

Best player you have played with:  Sully or Setanta!! The star would probably lead me to saying Sully!!

Honours won: SW Under 12 C Hurling league x 2, SW Minor C Hurling Champ, County Minor C Hurling Champ, Under 21 B hurling champ, Sw Junior B Hurling Champ, County Junior B Hurling champ, Munster Junior B Hurling Champ, Sw Minor Football Champ, Sw minor football league, Sw Junior Football champ.

Greatest Influence on your career: Liam Evans football, Fr Murphy hurling

What you like most about St. James’ GAA club: Having the craic with the lads both on and off the field. Seen the strides the club has made in terms of its development and the level of volunteerism over the past few year.

Favourite St. James’ GAA Supporter: John John O’Driscoll - shaking his hand before and after winning big championship games