Gerry Quinn

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Gerry Quinn
Personal information
Irish name Gearóid Ó Cuinn
Sport Hurling
Position Left wing-back
Born (1980-07-24) 24 July 1980 (age 40)
Dabrien, Kilnaboy, County Clare
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Club(s)
YearsClub
1998-2012
Corofin
Club titles
Clare titles 0
Inter-county(ies)
YearsCounty
2000-2008
2010-2011
Clare
Inter-county titles
Munster titles 0
All-Irelands 0
NHL 0
All Stars 0

Gerry Quinn (born 24 July 1980 in Dabrien, Kilnaboy, County Clare) is an Irish sportsperson. He played for Corofin and was a member of the Clare senior inter-county team since 2000. He was very highly regarded member of the Clare team and was nominated for two All star awards in 2002 and 2005 [1] He was dropped early 2009 from the Clare panel by manager Mike McNamara but was reinstated the same year by manager Ger O'Loughlin. [2]

In August 2004, Quinn was involved in an incident that left Henry Shefflin (Kilkenny) requiring an operation. In a clash, Quinn hit Shefflin in the eye. Shefflin accepted an apology. [3]

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References

  1. "Profile of Gerry Quinn". www.hoganstand.com. Retrieved 6 January 2009.
  2. Hayes, Seamus (31 December 2009). "Quinn back in the Clare hurling fold". Clare Champion. Retrieved 15 April 2012.
  3. Keys, Colm (12-8-2004). "Clare's Quinn to pursue legal action against RTÉ". Irish Independent. Retrieved 15 April 2012.Check date values in: |date= (help)