IT Carlow’s Meet the players: Martha Coyle

In conjunction with IT Carlow, has joined up to report on GAA games but also to introduce supporters to the players. This week in relation to the IT Carlow’s success in their Ladies football division 4  league campaign,  which is being played tonight (Tuesday  2nd December) throw-in 7:30 at home (IT Carlow GAA pitch) playing NUI Maynooth. spoke to player and talented Centre forward Martha Coyle. Read the Semi-final report here.


Name: Martha Coyle
Age: 17
Course: Sports Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy
Club: Shercock (Cavan)
Sport: Gaelic Football
Greatest sport achievement: Winning 4 Ulster titles and an All-Ireland with my county (Cavan).
Biggest influence on sporting career: My daddy.
Favourite position: Centre Half-forward
Toughest opponent to mark:
Club: Caoimhe Duffy
County: Amie Lynch
If you could invite any 3 people for dinner who would it be?: Brian ‘O Driscoll, David Beckham and Ed Sheeran
Typical Saturday Night: Movie night with the sister
Typical Student Night: Hitting the town with Laura Clarke and Amie Lynch
Advice to Young Players: Listen to your coaches and enjoy the game
Best thing about playing GAA in IT Carlow: Playing along side top quality players from all over the county and having a good management team behind us


Read the semi-final victory report here:

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