Shane Barrett

Shane Barrett (born 2001) is an Irish hurler who plays as a right corner-forward for club side Blarney and at inter-county level with the Cork senior hurling team.[1][2]

Shane Barrett
Personal information
Irish name Seán de Bairéid
Sport Hurling
Position Right corner-forward
Born 2001
Blarney, County Cork, Ireland
Occupation Electrician
Years Club
Club titles
Cork titles 0
Years County Apps (scores)
Cork 3 (1-03)
Inter-county titles
Munster titles 0
All-Irelands 0
All Stars 0
*Inter County team apps and scores correct as of 21:12, 31 July 2021.



Barrett joined the Blarney club at a young age and played in all grades at juvenile and underage levels. On 21 April 2019, he made his championship debut and scored five points from play in a 0-24 to 2-12 defeat of Ballinhassig.[3] On 3 October 2020, Barrett scored two points from play when Blarney secured the Premier Intermediate Championship title after defeating Castlelyons by 1-20 to 0-15 in the final.[4]


Under-17, minor and under-20Edit

Barrett first lined out for Cork as a member of the county's under-17 team during the 2017 Munster Championship. On 25 April 2017, he won a Munster Championship medal after a 3-13 to 1-12 defeat of Waterford in the final. Barrett came on as a substitute for Blake Murphy in Cork's 1-19 to 1-17 All-Ireland final defeat of Dublin at Croke Park on 6 August 2017.[5]

After an unsuccessful season as captain of the Cork minor team in 2018, Barrett was drafted onto the Cork under-20 team in 2020.[6] He won a Munster Championship title that year after scoring four points from play in the 1-16 to 1-14 defeat of Tipperary in the final.[7]

Career statisticsEdit


As of match played 3 October 2020.
Team Year Cork PIHC
Apps Score
Blarney 2019 3 2-12
2020 6 3-22
Career total 9 5-34


As of 31 July 2021.
Team Year National League Munster All-Ireland Total
Division Apps Score Apps Score Apps Score Apps Score
Cork 2021 Division 1A 4 1-05 1 0-02 2 1-01 7 2-08
Career total 4 1-05 1 0-02 2 1-01 7 2-08




  1. ^ O'Callaghan, Therese (3 October 2020). "Mark Coleman masterclass sees Blarney promoted to senior ranks". Irish Examiner. Retrieved 3 October 2020.
  2. ^ O'Toole, Fintan (12 October 2020). "Young forward duo added to Cork senior hurling squad after impressive club form". The 42. Retrieved 23 October 2020.
  3. ^ O'Callaghan, Therese (21 April 2019). "Strong second half from Blarney as young team puts Ballinhassig in their place". Irish Examiner. Retrieved 10 May 2021.
  4. ^ O'Callaghan, Therese (3 October 2020). "Mark Coleman masterclass sees Blarney promoted to senior ranks". Irish Examiner. Retrieved 3 October 2020.
  5. ^ O'Toole, Fintan (6 August 2017). "Croke Park glory for Cork against Dublin as they claim All-Ireland U17 hurling crown". The 42. Retrieved 23 February 2019.
  6. ^ Horgan, John (17 May 2018). "Blarney dynamo Barrett captains the Cork minor hurlers in provincial opener". The Echo. Retrieved 23 February 2019.
  7. ^ Moynihan, Michael (23 December 2020). "Jack Cahalane and Shane Barrett inspire Cork to Munster U20 title". Irish Examiner. Retrieved 23 February 2021.