Ciara

Ciara Doyle Int Club Captain

  • Position: Mid Field
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements:   County Intermediate Connaught Champions 2012, 2013. Higher Education Div 2 League winners with Sligo I.T. I.T Sligo ladies GAA player of the year 2011. O’Connor Cup College Finalists 2008. Connaught Club Junior Champions 2007. County Junior Champions 2007.
  • Toughest opponent: Anyone fast
  • When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic:  Age 11
  • Favourite Sporting Moment: Winning the Connaught club junior title with Curry after playing for nearly 2 hours. Toughest match ever.
  • Biggest Disappointment: Losing last years county final with club and losing to Down this year in the all Ireland quarter final with Sligo ladies.
  • Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players:  Tina Keane (St Nathys)
  • Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field: One that sticks out in my head is when I was running on to the football pitch with the I.T Sligo team. We were really up for the game and I wasn’t watching where I was going and completely buckled myself on to the ground. Needless to say it got a great laugh.
  • Favourite Food:  Chicken Curry
  • Favourite Ground:  Curry pitch or Toulestrane pitch
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Skill:  Kick pass
  • Person you would most like to meet:  Gerard Butler
  • One rule you would change in our game:  Would allow a bit more physicality
  • Influences on your career: John Colleran, Mary T Brennan, Pat Costello, Martin Connolly.