Irish hurler who received 4 All-Ireland Senior Golf club Hurling Championships with Portumna from 2006 through 2014. He received Country wide Hurling Little league Medals in 2004 and 2010. He received the Ryan Glass while at the Limerick Institute of Technology. He was also a rugby union participant who received an All-Ireland Under-18 medal with Nenagh. His family members works a Volkswagen-selling business known as Al Hayes Motors Ltd. He and Diarmuid Connolly are both popular hurlers who performed for Gelway in the Gaelic Athletic Association.