Síle

Síle Ní Shuilleabháin PPS Elite Star 2013

  • PPS School:  Gairmscoil na bPiarsach, Rosmuc, Co. na Gaillimhe
  • Position: Centre Half Forward with school, full back with county
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements:  Club: 2012 Junior C Championship runners-up.
    County: 1 All Ireland U-12 A Blitz, 2 Connacht U-14 , 2 Connacht U-14 Blitz, 1 All Ireland u-14 Runner-up, 1 Connacht U-16, 1 All-Ireland U-16 A Shield,
    School: 1 PPS All Star., Galway V.E.C. Award
  • Toughest opponent: Mayo in the Connacht Minor Final in 2012
  • When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic:  2006 with the Galway U-12 County Team
  • Favourite Sporting Moment: (Ladies Football): Captaining and accepting the U-16 Connacht Championship Cup for the Galway ladies team at Hyde Park in 2011
  • Biggest Disappointment: Loosing to Cork in the Under 14-A All-Ireland Final in 2010
  • Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players:  Lisa Cohill, Niamh Fahy, Cora Staunton, Bríd Stack
  • Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field: Letting Sligo score a goal after us being denied a goal in the 2010 Connacht Under 16-A Final,
  • Favourite Food:  Chicken curry and rice
  • Favourite Ground:  Pearse Stadium
  • Your Ideal Job:  To become a Garda.
  • Person you would most like to meet:  Katie Taylor
  • One rule you would change in our game:  The referees should allow more contact. Some referees tend to stop the game from flowing because they are too whistle happy.
  • Influences on your career: My parents Christy and Róisín, brother Micheál and sisters Sinéad and Niamh, Pádraic Ó Conaire, Micheál Ó Máille, Bridie Úí Chonámha, my Club Cumann Peile Ban na bPiarsach, my school Gairmscoil na bPiarsach and all the County Management Teams that I have had at U-12, U-14, U-16 and Minor.