Lockhart Sean

April 25, 1997
Derry's Sean Lockhart NAME: Sean Martin Lockhart DATE OF BIRTH: 22-8-76 HEIGHT: 6' WEIGHT: 12st 11lbs CLUB: St Marys GAC, Banagher COUNTY: Derry (Doire) NOTABLE SPORTING ACHIEVEMENTS (GAELIC): First person to receive College All Star in both hurling and football (1995); I played captain's role at centre half back in a winning McRory Cup team 1995; I played right half forward on a winning NFL team, Derry (1996); I started the championship team v Aragh, that same year INTERCOUNTY DEBUT: Derry v Kerry October 1995 TOUGHEST OPPONENT: John Conchannon. Played for St Jarlath's, Tuam and Galway FAVOURITE GROUNDS: Celtic Park in Derry HOBBIES: Squash, swimming and watching football videos FAVOURITE POSITION: Centre half back FAVOURITE PLAYERS: Henry Downey, Kieran McKeever - Derry INFLUENCES ON YOUR CAREER: Adrian McGuckin, Paul Hughes, Liam Kielt and my mother THE HIGH POINT OF YOUR CAREER TO DATE: Lifting the McRory Cup for St. Patricks College, Maghera BIGGEST DISAPPOINTMENT: Not being able to play in the Hogan Cup competition due to the age difference - I was 9 days out OTHER PLAYERS WITH A PROMISING FUTURE: David O'Neill, Joe Cassidy, Johnny McBride - Derry WAYS OF IMPROVING THE GAME: Players should be allowed to pick up the ball off the ground if it is in motion DISLIKES ABOUT THE GAA: The opinions of some GAA commentators DO YOU HAVE ANY RELATIVES INVOLVED IN GAELIC GAMES?: Cousins PERSON YOU WOULD MOST LIKE TO MEET: Paolo Maldini - AC Milan FAVOURITE PERSONAL SAYING OR TERM OF ABUSE: 'I have to go home' PET HATES: Cats FAVOURITE FILM: Braveheart IDEAL DATE: Cindy Crawford or Teresa Kealey HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE REMEMBERED? To play on another All-Ireland winning team Taken from Hogan Stand magazine 25th April 1997 Vol 7 No 17


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