This week has seen a number of changed to the Senior Galway Hurling Panel for the 2011 season. James Skehill, Kerril Wade, James Regan and Alan Kerins have been invited into the squad while a number of players to include goalkeeper John Grealish, defender David Hayes, and forwards Brian Murphy and Joseph Cooney have been dropped.
Niall Cahalan was informed he was dropped from the panel however got a recall this week following his club performance over the weekend. Niall Healy and Keith Kilkenny recently informed John McIntyre of their wish to leave the panel. Howver that doesn't finish a week in the life of Galway Hurling, with Kerril Wade and Iarlan Tannian picking up injuries in club games over the weekend, the latter has been sidelined for a number of weeks with a broken thumb and ruptured ligaments.