Willie Dunphy voted GAA.ie Hurler of the Week
Willie Dunphy has been voted GAA.ie Hurler of the Week.
The Laois forward earned 12, 318 votes on the Official GAA Instagram page with colleague John Lennon second and Cork's Patrick Horgan third.
GAA.ie Hurler of the Week
1: Willie Dunphy (Laois) - 12, 318 votes
2: John Lennon (Laois) - 10, 645 votes
3: Patrick Horgan (Cork) - 7, 365 votes
Willie Dunphy rifled over four points from play as Laois stunned Dublin at O'Moore Park.
Dunphy's spirit and skill were evident throughout a memorable match in Portlaoise as Eddie Brennan's team impressed.
Cork proved far too strong for Westmeath at TEG Cusack Park with the prolific Patrick Horgan registering 10 points.
Horgan clipped five from play for John Meyler's outfit, who now face Kilkenny at Croke Park next Sunday.
Laois had several outstanding contributors against Dublin with John Lennon delivering a diligent display in a withdrawn role.
Lennon was a prominent figure for Laois, who frustrated Dublin throughout.
Players of the Week are decided based on votes cast by followers of the Official GAA Instagram page.