Tipp feature strongly on Rising Stars teams.

first_imgTipperary has five players in the hurling 15, more than any other county.Paul Maher of Moyne-Templetuohy is named in goals, with Brian Stapleton from Templederry Kenyons and Tom Fox of Eire Og Annacarty in the back line.Minor, Under 21 and now Senior panellist Jason Forde from Silvermines is named in the number 10 jersey while Nenagh Eire Og’s Tommy Heffernan is included in the half forward line.Turning to the rising stars of football….and Ballina’s Steven O’Brien is included in midfield while a representative from the Garda College, Colin Compton from Roscommon also features.The 30 players will be honoured at an event in Croke Park next week. 6 Tipperary players have been chosen on the 2015 Rising Stars football and hurling teams.The Premier County leads the way in the Hurling team with 5 players while there is also Tipperary representation on the football side.The GAA Higher Education ‘Rising Stars’ teams of 2015 take the cream of the crop in third level competitions.last_img

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