Donie Shine senior to be given hall of fame award posthumously

Its been announced that the Hall of Fame award for 2017 at the Roscommon sports star of the year awards  is being posthumously given to Donie Shine senior who passed away last year. He played and managed Roscommon and was match analyst for many years with Roscommon GAA commentator Willie Hegarty on Shannonside FM. Willie Hegarty says it’s a great tribute to the legendary figure from the Clann na ngael club.

Heres a clip from 2010 with Willie Hegarty and Donie Shine senior behind the mics as Roscommon won the Connacht championship.

The award ceremony is on Friday the 26th of January