Edwenia O'Malley Jnr Club Captain 2013


Captain Profile Name: Edwenia O’Malley Club: Louisburgh Position: Centre Half Back Age: 26 Occupation: PhD Student, UCD Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements: Mayo Junior Club Championship 2004, Intermediate Club Championship 2005, Mayo Minor Club Championship 2005, Div 3 league winners 2012 Toughest opponent: Sinead Ahern, Dublin When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic: U-14 High point of your career to date: Captaining the girls to winning the Junior County Championship 2013 Biggest Disappointment: Losing the Junior Championship final 2012 by a point Favourite Player: Female: Rena Buckley, Cork Male: Colm Cooper, Kerry Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field: Having to explain a black eye I got in in a football game on my first day of college in UCD. Great first impression! Favourite Food: Thai Nickname: Eddie Favourite Ground: Stade de Louisburgh Favourite Ladies Gaelic Football Skill: Blocking the ball Person you would most like to meet: Usain Bolt…would challenge him to a race! One rule you would change in our game: Sin Bin rule Influences on your career: Managers over the years in club and college. Could probably attribute my early fitness to being my brothers’ ‘ball girl’ when we were young. ‘I’ll time you for Mosney’ worked every time.