Kylie

Kylie Roddy PPS Elite Star 2013

  • PPS School:  St. Nathys College, Ballaghaderreen
  • Position: Left Half Forward
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements:  Club: County Champions with Éire Óg U16 and Minor Ladies – 2010 and 2012.
    County: Connaught B Champions with Roscommon U14 U16 and Minor Ladies – 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2012. Connaught A Champions with Roscommon Minor Ladies – 2011. All Ireland runners up with Roscommon U14, U16 and Minor Ladies – 2007, 2009 and 2012.
    Schools: Played in Croke Park through the Cumman na Bunscoil competition in the All Ireland Semi Final - 2006.
  • Toughest opponent: Emma Hannon – Club player for Éire Óg
  • When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic:  When I was 8 years old
  • Favourite Sporting Moment: Watching Katie Taylor win Gold for Ireland in the Olympics.
  • Biggest Disappointment: Loosing the Minor B All Ireland Final in 2012 to Clare
  • Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players:  Rebecca Madden, Niamh Ward, Gillian Dufficy
  • Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field: I scored a point for the other team by accident at an underage game! Lucky for me, we still won!
  • Favourite Food:  Cabbage and Bacon Dinner!
  • Favourite Ground:  Ã‰ire Óg GAA Pitch
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Skill:  High Ball Catch
  • Your Ideal Job:  Occupational Therapist
  • Person you would most like to meet:  Katie Taylor
  • One rule you would change in our game:  The sin bin after a yellow card
  • Influences on your career: Rebecca Madden – Trainer and My Family