Emma

Emma Needham PPS Elite Star 2013

  • PPS School:  Sancta Maria College Louisburgh
  • Position: Half Forward
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements:  Club: U12 county title 2008 U14 county title 2010 and player of the match U16 county title 2010 Minor League 2011 Senior league 2012 Minor Championship 2012
    County: U16 All Ireland A shield runner up 2011 U16 Connaught A final runner up 2011 U16 Connaught runner up 2012
  • Toughest opponent: Aileen Gilroy
  • When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic:  2006
  • Favourite Sporting Moment: Winning Minor club final in 2012.
  • Biggest Disappointment: Losing u16 connaught final to galway in 2012.
  • Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players:  Fiona McHale,Ciara McAnespie and Michelle Mcging
  • Favourite Food:  Chicken Curry
  • Favourite Ground:  McHale Park
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Skill:  Being able to catch a high ball.
  • Your Ideal Job:  Physiotherapist or something to do with sport.
  • Person you would most like to meet:  Jessica Ennis
  • One rule you would change in our game:  I would make it a contact sport.
  • Influences on your career: Past and present club and county managers.

Biography

PPS School: Sancta Maria College Louisburgh Club: Louisburgh Ladies GAA County: Mayo Position: Half Forward Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements: Club: U12 county title 2008 U14 county title 2010 and player of the match U16 county title 2010 Minor League 2011 Senior league 2012 Minor Championship 2012 County: U16 All Ireland A shield runner up 2011 U16 Connaught A final runner up 2011 U16 Connaught runner up 2012 Schools: Toughest opponent: Aileen Gilroy When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic: 2006 Favourite Sporting Moment: Winning Minor club final in 2012. Biggest Disappointment: Losing u16 connaught final to galway in 2012. Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players: Fiona McHale,Ciara McAnespie and Michelle Mcging. Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field: Favourite Food: Chicken Curry Favourite Ground: McHale Park Favourite Ladies Gaelic Football Skill: Being able to catch a high ball. Your Ideal Job: Physiotherapist or something to do with sport. Person you would most like to meet: Jessica Ennis One rule you would change in our game: I would make it a contact sport. Influences on your career: Past and present club and county managers.