This weekend, the Leinster Senior Hurling Quarter-Finals between Laois V Offaly and Westmeath V Wexford take place. Ahead of these games, get to know more about the players behind their county colours that are in action this weekend. Laois hurler Dwane Palmer have proved to be a huge asset to the O’Moore men in 2015 and he will be doing his best to push his side over the line against Offaly today.
Name: Dwane Palmer
County : Laois
Club: Mick Phelan (axe man)
County : Tommy fitzgerald
Role Model: Family
Aspirations for weekend: To put Laois hurling back on the map
Highlight of your GAA career so far: Has to be winning the All-Ireland league with Carlow IT last December.
Low light of your GAA career so far: Getting beat by Galway in an All-Ireland quarter final with the Laois minors
Goals for the next 5 years: Hopefully winning a Fitzgibbbon title with Carlow IT