Sad passing of Johnny Walsh

The club has learnt of the death this week of ex-club captain and player Jonathan Walsh, after a long illness.Johnny Walsh

Johnny played 308 times for the club and was a successful all rounder,  scoring 2714 runs including six 50's with a highest score of 80 and 137 wickets with best bowling figures of 7-39.  Johnny was part of the team that reached the 1998 NCU Cup Final Team and won the Club Turf Ulster Cup Final in 1999.  He also won representative honours with Ulster Town six times between 1994 and 1995.

After retirement from cricket, Johnny continued to serve on the club committee, planning fundraisers and helping with the administration of the club's social media and website.

All players, supporters and the committee pass on their sincere condolances to Helen, Ben, Brian, Anne and Julie.  He will be sorely missed around the club.

UPDATE: Funeral Arrangements

Tuesday 30th June 2pm at Kirkwoods Funeral Directors, Kings Road.

Close family only at the service, however there is a small area outside for those wishing to pay their respects.