KCLR Sport

Local hurlers in Fitzgibbon Cup action today for their colleges

dj-carey-630x434IT Carlow host the reigning Fitzgibbon Cup champions Waterford IT tonight as their campaigns get underway at 7 o clock.

Carlow IT will be confident going into the game after winning the pre-season Higher Education league, and are dark horses going into this competition.

The local side are managed by DJ Carey and include recently retired Kilkenny forward Aidan Fogarty and Carlow hurler Marty Kavanagh.

Sports Officer at Waterford IT Colm Bonnar says they have a tough task tonight.

Meanwhile Kilkenny hurler Cillian Buckley lines out for Nicky English’s UCD side as they take on St Pats at 3.30 this afternoon.