Amy

Amy Bell PPS Elite Star 2013

  • PPS School:  Mount Saint Michael, Claremorris.
  • Position: Forward/Back.
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements:  (County): U14 All-Ireland title and Captain 2008. U16 All-Ireland title and Captain 2010. Minor All-Ireland title 2010. Senior Interpros 2011 & 2012. Connacht minor title 2012. Senior Connacht title 2011, RU 2012. 1 National league title 2012.
    (Club): Numerous underage county titles. 3 Minor championship and league titles. 1 county intermediate title 2012 and 1 Connacht RU title 2012.
    (Schools): PPS Schools interpros All-star team 2012. Connacht PPS player of the year 2011. Senior A Connacht title 2008 & 2010, RU 2011, 2012. All-Ireland title 2010. Senior Schools Captain 2013.
  • Toughest opponent: Ciara McAnespie (Monaghan)
  • When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic:  Aged 5 in the back garden with my 2 brothers!
  • Favourite Sporting Moment: There have been lots but in particular winning my first Senior Schools All-Ireland Final in 2010.
  • Biggest Disappointment:  Losing the All-Ireland minor final replay to Dublin by 1 point.
  • Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players:  Fiona McHale (Mayo), Catriona McConnell (Monaghan).
  • Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field: There have been a few - the off the field ones are not for printing! Not many come to mind on the pitch but I'm sure others would disagree!!
  • Favourite Food:  Chinese.
  • Favourite Ground:  Pearse Park (Longford).
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Skill:  Fielding.
  • Your Ideal Job:  Nurse.
  • Person you would most like to meet:  Kate Middleton.
  • One rule you would change in our game:  Sin Bin.
  • Influences on your career: Family and past experiences