John Molloy is considered to be one of our best Hurlers.

  • From Coolough Townland.
  • Johnny was one of the founding Trustees of the Castlegar Hurling Club.
  • He also played for Galway.


  • John was on the Senior Hurling Championship winning Teams of 1944 and 1950.

    Johnny in 1955 against Wexford.

      ^ Johnny in the 1955 All Ireland Senior Final against a victorious County Wexford, alongside a few of his Castlegar Neighbours of Paddy Egan, Mickey Burke and Johnny Burke.

Johnny Molloy, 1955 Hurling photo against Wexford