Elaine McGovern Jnr Club Captain 2013

Player Profiles

Síle  Ní Shuilleabháin PPS Elite Star 2013

PPS School: Gairmscoil na bPiarsach, Rosmuc, Co. na Gaillimhe
Position:Centre Half Forward with school, full back with county
Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements: Club: 2012 Junior C Championship runners-up.
County: 1 All Ireland U-12 A Blitz, 2 Connacht U-14 , 2 Connacht U-14 Blitz, 1 All Ireland u-14 Runner-up, 1 Connacht U-16, 1 All-Ireland U-16 A Shield,
School: 1 PPS All Star., Galway V.E.C. Award
Toughest opponent:Mayo in the Connacht Minor Final in 2012
When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic: 2006 with the Galway U-12 County Team
Favourite Sporting Moment:(Ladies Football): Captaining and accepting the U-16 Connacht Championship Cup for the Galway ladies team at Hyde Park in 2011
Biggest Disappointment:Loosing to Cork in the Under 14-A All-Ireland Final in 2010
Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players: Lisa Cohill, Niamh Fahy, Cora Staunton, Bríd Stack
Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field:Letting Sligo score a goal after us being denied a goal in the 2010 Connacht Under 16-A Final,
Favourite Food: Chicken curry and rice
Favourite Ground: Pearse Stadium
Your Ideal Job: To become a Garda.
Person you would most like to meet: Katie Taylor
One rule you would change in our game: The referees should allow more contact. Some referees tend to stop the game from flowing because they are too whistle happy.
Influences on your career:My parents Christy and Róisín, brother Micheál and sisters Sinéad and Niamh, Pádraic Ó Conaire, Micheál Ó Máille, Bridie Úí Chonámha, my Club Cumann Peile Ban na bPiarsach, my school Gairmscoil na bPiarsach and all the County Management Teams that I have had at U-12, U-14, U-16 and Minor.

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