LIMERICK’S Ronan Lynch (Na Piarsaigh) was selected in midfield on U-21 Hurling Team of the Year.
Sponsored by Bord Gais, the judging panel for the awards included Ger Cunningham; TG4’s Micheál Ó Domhnaill; Galway star, Joe Canning and Waterford great Ken McGrath.
The awards ceremony takes place in Dublin’s Mansion House this Saturday, October 8.
There were three Limerick players on the initial short-list of 45.
Doon duo Richie English (full back line) and Darragh O’Donovan (midfield) didn’t make the final cut.
2016 Bord Gáis Energy Team of the Year: Jordan Henley (Waterford); Conor Gleeson (Waterford), Eoghan O’Donnell (Dublin), Darragh Lyons (Waterford); Micheál Harney (Waterford), Austin Gleeson (Waterford), Shane Barrett (Dublin); Dan Nevin (Galway), Ronan Lynch (Limerick); Shane Bennett (Waterford), Brian Molloy (Galway), Andrew Coffey (Tipperary); Patrick Curran (Waterford), Stephen Bennett (Waterford), Niall Mitchell (Westmeath).