Leitrim Sports Star Awards

GALLERY: Leitrim honours its sporting heroes at 2016 Leitrim Sport Star Awards

Olympian Breege Connolly wins overall award

Leitrim Sport


Leitrim Sport

Leitrim honoured it's sporting heroes for 2016 at the sixth annual Leitrim Sport Star Awards in The Landmark Hotel on Saturday, November 26.

Olympian Breege Connolly was the overall winner on a night that celebrated the great achievements of Leitrim sportspeople in a wide variety of sports and activities.

Photographer James Molloy was on hand to capture all the excitement of the event.

The following are the 2016 Leitrim Sport Star Award winners:

Overall: Breege Connolly (Athletics)

Hall of Fame: Joe Flynn (Volleyball)

Senior: Eanna Madden (Athletics) and John Mulligan (Show Jumping)

Junior: Lee McSharry (Pool)

Volunteer: Tom Kelly (Athletics)

Special Achievement: Aoibheann Boyle (Powerlifting)

Leitrim Observer Unsung Hero: John Joe Cullen (GAA)

Men's Team: Melvin Gaels Minors

Ladies Team: Kiltubrid

Juvenile Team: Glencar/Manorhamilton & Manorhamilton Area Community Games U14 Girls (GAA)

Best Sports School: Fatima National School Cloone