Honours for Aine & Morgan

Two of Leitrim’s young GAA stars have been recognised at a national level as Aine Tighe has been nominated for a Ladies All-Star and Morgan Quinn has been selected for the Irish U-21 Shinty team.

Two of Leitrim’s young GAA stars have been recognised at a national level as Aine Tighe has been nominated for a Ladies All-Star and Morgan Quinn has been selected for the Irish U-21 Shinty team.

Aine has been nominated for the full-forward line in the TG4 O’Neill’s Ladies All-Stars but will face tough competition from Cork’s Nollaig Cleary and Valerie Mulcahy, Catriona McConnell & Niamh Kindlon (Monaghan), Niamh O’Dea (Clare), Louise Ní Mhuircheartaigh, (Kerry) and Galway duo Edel Concannon & Geraldine Conneally. The awards will be announced at a banquet in the CityWest Hotel on November 10.

Morgan was named on the Irish U-21 squad to take on Scotland on Friday, October 26, in Doora Barefield, the second such time Morgan has received this honour.