Etna Flanagan Int Cpt 2012

Player Profiles

Johanna  Connolly, Int Club Captain 2015

Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements: 7's All Ireland Intermediate Club Winners 2013, 2014
Intercounty Galway- Connacht Champions 2012, 2013,2014,2015
All Ireland Senior Champions 2004
Junior All Ireland Champions 2002
O Connor Cup Champions 2000 -Sligo I.T
Intermediate Club All Ireland Champions 1999 (Kilkerrin Clonberne)
Toughest opponent:Cora Staunton
When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic: In national school in Glenamaddy with the boys team and then in 1995 for Kilkerrin Clonberne ladies club, at the time the nearest club to me before Glenamaddy club was formed
Favourite Sporting Moment:Winning the Club All Ireland in 1999 and the All Ireland with Galway in 2004 were both great days
Biggest Disappointment:Losing to Cork 2015 All Ireland Quarter Final
Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players: Annette Clarke , Kilkerrin/Clonberne and Galway
Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field:When a photographer at a club function thought I was my sisters mother ! (I'm only 9 years older than her!!! )
Favourite Food: Scallops!
Favourite Ground: Croke Park
Ladies Gaelic Football Skill: The overhead catch, fielding a high ball is a great skill to watch
Person you would most like to meet: J K Rowling
One rule you would change in our game: John Quinn, Principal of St Joseph's N.S Glenamaddy who was the first to pick me on a football team!
manager of Kilkerrin/Clonberne Ladies for many years and in 1999 All Ireland winning year
Influences on your career:I would reduce the Sin Bin time to 8 minutes as 10 minutes is a long time in a 60 minute game.

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