Áine Tighe, Snr Club Captain 2015


Captain Profile Name: Áine Tighe Club: Kiltubrid Position: Midfield / Forward Age: 22 Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements: County – Connacht Intermediate Championship 2014, 2015, NFL Div 4 2010, Intermediate Player of the Year ‘11, Team of the League ’10-‘15 Club – Senior League 2009, Intermediate Championship 2007, Underage titles College – O’Connor Cup UL 2014, 2015, College All Star 2014, 2015 PPS – Connacht Schools Titles 2008, 2009, North American Senior Championship 2013 Toughest opponent: Cáit Lynch Kerry When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic Football: Age of 5 High point of your career to date: O’Connor Cup Titles 2014 & 2015 Biggest disappointment: Failing to reach Croke Park after a couple of close ones! Favourite Player: Female: Briege Corkery Male: Colm Cooper Most embarrassing moment on or off the field: Fracturing my wrist diving to save a penalty…. That hadn’t been kicked! Favourite food: Steak and pepper sauce Nickname: Tiggy / Tighey Favourite ground: McHale Park Castlebar Favourite ladies gaelic football skill: Overhead catch Person you would most like to meet: Brian O’Driscoll One rule you would change in our game: Influences on your career: Family, club and college coaches in particular.