Marie

Marie Ruane PPS All Star 2012

  • PPS School:  Colaiste Iascaigh
  • Position: Wing Back/Midfield
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements:  (Within last 5 Years) Connacht A Champions 2010, Captain of championship winning U16 team 2011, Young Player of the year Juniors 2010, Minor Championship winners 2010/2011, U14 Championship Winners 2008/2009, Connacht Gold Ladies Jnr 7 a side blitz shield winner 2010,
  • Toughest opponent: Kerry
  • When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic:  When I was 9
  • Favourite Sporting Moment: (Ladies Football) Winning Connacht A Championship for county
  • Biggest Disappointment: Losing All Ireland semi final
  • Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players:  Cora Staunton
  • Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field: None
  • Favourite Food:  Pasta
  • Favourite Ground:  Tubbercurry football pitch
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Skill:  Near hand tackle
  • Your Ideal Job:  Primary School teacher
  • Person you would most like to meet:  Beyonce
  • One rule you would change in our game:   10 minute ban when you get a yellow card