Mick Kennedy (Offaly hurler)

Mick Kennedy
Personal information
Irish name Mícheál Ó Cinnéide
Sport Hurling
Position Full-back
Born Birr, County Offaly, Ireland
Occupation Roman Catholic priest
Years Club
Club titles
Offaly titles 0
Years County Apps (scores)
1975-1981 Offaly 13 (0-00)
Inter-county titles
Leinster titles 1
All-Irelands 0
All Stars 0
*Inter County team apps and scores correct as of 14:29, 28 June 2014.

Fr. Michael "Mick" Kennedy is an Irish retired hurler who played as a full-back for the Offaly senior team.[1]

Born in Birr, County Offaly, Kennedy first excelled at hurling in his youth. He made his senior debut with Offaly during the 1975 championship and immediately became a regular member of the team. During his career Kennedy won one Leinster medal.[2] He also won an All-Ireland medal as a non-playing substitute.

At club level Kennedy played with Birr.

His retirement came following the conclusion of the 1981 championship.





  1. Murphy, John (9 June 2006). "Colourful cleric goes on leave". Irish Examiner. Retrieved 28 June 2014.
  2. "Leinster Senior Hurling Finalists" (PDF). Leinster GAA website. Retrieved 28 June 2014.
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