The annual u-9 blitz for the Denis Brennan cup and the Nicholas Downey shield was played on Sunday, having been postponed on Saturday due to weather conditions. Eight teams took part, Erinâs Own, OâLoughlins, James Stephens, Dicksboro, Danesfort, Thomastown, Bennetsbridge & Kilmacud Crokes. The teams were divided into two groups of four, with every team qualifying for a final. After a wonderful day of hurling, Erinâs Own retained the Denis Brennan cup and James Stephens took home the Nicholas Downey shield. Thanks to the teams that took part, their mentors and parents and all the club members who made the day the success it was. Erinâs Own Panel: Jamie Maher, Killian Hogan, Dan Coogan, Timmy Ward, Jack Buggy, Jack appallatso, Conor Clarke, Shane Coogan, Christopher Korff, Leah Holden, Billy OâNeill, Nicky Connolly, Kevin Holland, Ben Emmet, Conor Dowd, Kealan Ring.