IT Carlow’s meet the players: Grace Clifford

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 Giles Cup round 3 game IT Carlow play Trinity Ladies on Thursday 5th March @ 5pm in IT Carlow, for a final place in the weekend away in CIT on Friday March 20th. Center Forward Grace Clifford talked about her IT Carlow experiences. 


Name: Grace Clifford
Age: 20
Course: Sport and Exercise GAA
Club: Eadestown
Sport: Ladies Gaelic Football
Biggest influence on sporting career: My dad as he was always was the person who encouraged me and gave me constructive criticism
Greatest sport achievement: Winning a Leinster minor medal with Kildare in 2012 and winning the league in 13/14 with the college team
Favourite position: Centre Forward
Toughest opponent to mark:
Club: Aisling Savage
County: Brìd Stack
If you could invite any 3 people for dinner who would it be?: Colm Cooper, Eamonn Ryan, Roisin Byrne
Typical Saturday Night: Night in by the fire watching TV is as exciting as it gets
Typical Student Night: Training followed by a movie or if I’m lucky maybe a trip to Tullys
Advice to Young Players: Practice with both feet
Best thing about playing GAA in IT Carlow: Playing on the same team as girls you’ve competed against in county games

Read Giles Cup match reports here:  or view images from the last game: OR read other player profiles here:



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