Kildare U20 footballer, Jimmy Hyland, has been named as the EirGrid GAA U20 Player of the Province for Leinster.
Hyland put in a man of the match performance in helping Kildare to their first provincial title scoring 8 points whilst setting up a penalty that Tony Archbold converted.
Kildare then went on to face Kerry in the All-Ireland semi-final and defeated them by 1 point with the final score 1-14 to 1-13.
The Ballyteague player scored 1-8 and claimed the EirGrid U20 Man of the Match award.
Kildare then went onto face Mayo in a thrilling EirGrid GAA Football U20 All-Ireland Final won by the Lilywhites 1-18 to 1-16.
He kicked 10 points in that game and picked up his third Man of the match award of the championship