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Grace Kelly PPS All Star 2012

  • PPS School:  St Louis Community School, Kiltimagh
  • Position: Half back/Half forward
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements:  (Within last 5 Years) All Ireland U14B Champions 2008, All Ireland Runners Up U16 & Minor 2009, Captain U16 Mayo Team 2009, All Ireland Minor A Shield Title 2010, All Ireland U16B Champions 2010, Connaught School All Stars finalist 2010, Connaught Champions Mayo Senior 2011 Numerous club Titles with Moy Davitts.
  • Toughest opponent: Aileen Gilroy
  • When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic:  When I was 8 years old
  • Favourite Sporting Moment: (Ladies Football) Winning the Junior Championship with Moy Davitts
  • Biggest Disappointment: Losing U16 All Ireland (replay) to Dublin by one point in 2009
  • Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players:  Cora Staunton and Yvonne Byrne
  • Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field: I am sure there are plenty but can’t remember any at this time
  • Favourite Food:  Chicken Curry
  • Favourite Ground:  Croke Park
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Skill:  high catch
  • Your Ideal Job:  Teacher
  • Person you would most like to meet:  Mohammad Ali
  • One rule you would change in our game:  6 steps instead of 4 step
  • Influences on your career: Christina and Marcella Heffernan, former Mayo Ladies Footballers and who managed our U16 Team in 2009

Biography

School: St Louis Community School, Kiltimagh Club: Moy Davitts County: Mayo Position: Half back/Half forward Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements: (Within last 5 Years) All Ireland U14B Champions 2008, All Ireland Runners Up U16 & Minor 2009, Captain U16 Mayo Team 2009, All Ireland Minor A Shield Title 2010, All Ireland U16B Champions 2010, Connaught School All Stars finalist 2010, Connaught Champions Mayo Senior 2011 Numerous club Titles with Moy Davitts. Toughest opponent: Aileen Gilroy When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic: When I was 8 years old Favourite Sporting Moment: (Ladies Football) Winning the Junior Championship with Moy Davitts Biggest Disappointment: Losing U16 All Ireland (replay) to Dublin by one point in 2009 Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players: Cora Staunton and Yvonne Byrne Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field: I am sure there are plenty but can’t remember any at this time Favourite Food: Chicken Curry Favourite Ground: Croke Park Favourite Ladies Gaelic Football Skill: high catch Your Ideal Job: Teacher Person you would most like to meet: Mohammad Ali One rule you would change in our game: 6 steps instead of 4 steps Influences on your career: Christina and Marcella Heffernan, former Mayo Ladies Footballers and who managed our U16 Team in 2009