Laura

Laura Brudell PPS All Star 2012

  • PPS School:  Scoil Mhuire, Strokestown, Co. Roscommon.
  • Position: Forward
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements:  Club: U-14 Div.1A 2007, Minor Div. 1A 2009, 2010 and 2011, Junior B league 2008, junior B championship 2009, Junior A league 2009, Junior A championship 2010, Intermediate league 2010, Intermediate championship 2011.
    County: U14 B Connacht final 2007, U14 B All Ireland finalists 2007, U16B Connacht final 2008, U16 B Connacht final 2009, U16 B All Ireland finalists 2009, Minor B Connacht final 2010.
    Schools: Connacht final 2007, Junior A Connacht final 2009, Senior C Connacht final 2010 and All Ireland runners up 2010. Connacht All Star 2011 Number 11.
  • Toughest opponent: Gillian Dufficy
  • When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic:  Age 4!
  • Favourite Sporting Moment: Winning our third county minor title in a row.
  • Biggest Disappointment: Never winning an All Ireland Gaelic title.
  • Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players:  Sinead Aherne, Dublin.
  • Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field: Hitting the cross bar four times in our Connacht Club semi final against Drumcliffe this year.
  • Favourite Food:  Chicken curry
  • Favourite Ground:  St. Brigids.
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Skill:  Taking points from a distance.
  • Your Ideal Job:  Physio.
  • Person you would most like to meet:  The gooch
  • One rule you would change in our game:  Ban picking the ball straight off the ground.
  • Influences on your career: Family, sister, The Sunday Game, enjoyment had by playing the game.