Player Profiles

 Ladies Team

 

  

 

Name: Sinead Byrne 

Age: 28

Position: Back

Start playing at Morley Gaels : February 2013

Home Club: Moy Davitts , Mayo

Occupation: Environmental Health Officer

Favourite Restaurant in Perth: C Restaurant for afternoon tea

Person you would least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team:  Orla Fullerton or Pat Gallagher

Favourite GAA memory: Winning the féile with Moy Davitts in 99

Interests outside GAA:  Kickboxing

 

 

  

 

Name: Lisa McNicholas

Age: 26

Position: Forward

Started playing at Morley Gaels: 2014

Occupation: Human Resources Officer

Favourite Restaurant in Perth: Cocos

Person you would lest like to mark on Morley team: Sinead McNicholas, Pat Gallagher, Yvonne Bermingham, Orla Fullerton

3 famous people you would invite to dinner: Liam Hemsworth, Beyonce, John Snow

Favourite GAA memory: Aoife’s cartwheel

Interests outside GAA: Boxing

 

 

 

 

Name: Aoife Carroll
Age: 33
Position: Goalkeeper 🙈
When I started with Morley Gaels: 2012
Home club: Dripsey GAA club
Occupation: Childcare Educator
Favourite restaurant: I enjoy the Sunday roast in the Woodvale Tavern and can't go wrong in The Cure.
Least like to mark on Morley: Cáit Dunstan, Pat Gall both solid as walls on that back line!!!!
3 famous people for dinner! Will Smith Channing Tatum James Corden
Favourite GAA memory: Lots of fun times had with Morley girls. There's some good memories made along the way!!!
Worst injury from football:  Worst I ever got wasn't even on the field..dislocated shoulder...worst I've done on field is sprained fingers/ankles
Interests outside of GAA: Enjoy adventurous activities with a bit of excitement...also play tag rugby. Then I enjoy the movies, a good night out and just chilling out

 

 

 

Name: Katie Richards

Age: 26

Position:Midfield

When did you start playing at Morley Gaels? March 2016

Where did you hear about Morley Gaels: friend

Occupation: Store Manager

Favourite Restaurant in Perth: Galelelo italian in shenton park

Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Not really bothered

3 Famous People you would invite to dinner: Jim Jeffries, Jimmy Carr, Travis Fimmel

What’s your favourite GAA memory:  Meeting all the girls 

Worst injury you have received playing any sport:  Fractured sternum

What are your interests outside GAA:  Keeping fit & partying

 

 

 

 

Name: Nicola O Donovan

Age: 31

Position: Wing Forward

When did you start playing at Morley Gaels? February 2015

Home Club: I didn’t actually play football until I started playing with Morley last year. However I did make one appearance in a match for Clonakilty Ladies Football club a long time ago!

Occupation: Insurance Consultant

Favourite Restaurant in Perth: I love going to little cafes for breakfast so I’m going to say Pizzaca in Scarborough or Tropico in North Beach.

Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Any one of the McNicholas speedster trio, they can run for miles!! Pat Gallagher is also known for her tight marking so I’m going to have to mention her too!!

What’s your favourite GAA memory? There is no better feeling than winning a county medal. Many a memorable night was had celebrating a camogie county medal with my club at home Clonakilty.

Worst injury you have received playing football ? Complete tear of my anterior cruciate ligament a few years ago

What are your interests outside GAA? Well this year I’ve started playing camogie with St Gabriels and I’m really enjoying getting back in to it. I’ve played camogie with my club at home since I was nine or ten. Last season I played hockey with Hale Hockey Club here as I had just left the middle of the hockey season at home. Hopefully I’ll get time to pick it up again next season. Besides that I enjoy keeping fit so I go to the gym and classes when I’m not training.  I love being near the beach so I get down there as much as I can.

 

 

 

 Name: Cáit Dunstan

 Age: 33 but feel like I'm 22 (Acts like it to) 

 Position: Full back

 When did you start playing at Morley Gaels? June 2015

 Home Club: Freemount

 Occupation: Facilities Coordinator

 Favourite Restaurant in Perth: Da Vinci's

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Pat

 3 Famous People you would invite to dinner: Ben Affleck, Barack Obama, Ellen DeGeneres

 What’s your favourite GAA memory: When we won secondary schools football final.

 Worst injury you have received playing football: Broken collarbone

 What are your interests outside GAA: The gym, reading & socialising

 

 

Name: Yvonne Bermingham

Age: 26

Position: Corner back

Start playing at Morley Gaels : 2012

Home Club: St Senan's, Kilkee

Occupation: Medical Centre Office Manager / Occupational Health Tech

Favourite Restaurant in Perth: JB's 

Person you would least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team:  Sinead McNicholas and Orla Fullerton.

Favourite GAA memory: Cait running into me mid game and taking the 2 off us out. 

Interests outside GAA:  Tag Rugby, Travelling, Eating and Socializing.

 

Name: Fiona Normoyle a.k.a The ripper 😝

Age: 27
Position: Wing Back
Start playing at Morley Gaels: July 2015
Home Club: Kilmihil
Occupation: Legal secretary
Favourite Restaurant in Perth: Dominoes
Person you would least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Pat Gall
Favourite GAA memory: Morley's team bonding trip in Pinjarra anyone that was there knows why...It's also where I got the name The Ripper!! 
Interests outside GAA: Food, boxing, pizza

 

 

Name: Claire "193" Byrne 

Age: 29
Position: Centre Forward
Start playing at Morley Gaels: 2012
Home Club: Hunterstown Rovers
Occupation: Youth Worker - Accommodation Manager 
Favourite Restaurant in Perth: Panchos
Person you would least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Yvonne Bermingham and Fiona Normoyle because they are both class. 
Favourite GAA memory: Louth winning the all Ireland in 1957 (Great memory she has considering she wasn't even born) 
Interests outside GAA: Boxing, being mindful, taking selfies, stealing my teammates phones to take selfies, Vlogging & being Louth and proud

 

 

Name: Emma Murray

 Age: 28

 Position: Corner Foward 

 When did you start playing at Morley Gaels? April 2016

 Home Club: Eire-Og - Palyed at a very young age so maybe not worth mentioning :) 

 Occupation: insurance Broker

 Favourite Restaurant in Perth: JBs

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Cait Dunstan or Claire Byrne

 What’s your favourite GAA memory: My Memory is shocking but no bad memories so that's a positive 

 What are your interests outside GAA: Travelling, Shopping, Cooking, being on the sesh, Music, Gym, Beach days, Netflix & Treating my body like an absolute temple. 

 

 

Name:  Karyn Gallagher 

 Age: 31

 Position:  Corner Forward

 When did you start playing at Morley Gaels? 2015

 Home Club:  Cloich Cheann Fhaola

 Occupation: Teacher

 Favourite Restaurant in Perth: Saowanees Thai

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Orla Fullerton

 What’s your favourite GAA memory: When Yvonne and Cait (on the same team) crashed into each other. :) 

 What are your interests outside GAA: Socializing 

 

 

 

Name:  Noelle Ward

 Age: 26

 Position: Forward

 When did you start playing at Morley Gaels? 2016

 Home Club:  Colmcille GAA

 Occupation: Social Care Worker

 Favourite Restaurant in Perth: Fibber McGee's

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Katie Richards

 What’s your favourite GAA memory: Winning the secondary school all Ireland final in 2008 and two county finals with Colmcille.

 What are your interests outside GAA: Running

 

 

Name:  Niamh Doyle 

 Age: 29

 Position:  Forward

 When did you start playing at Morley Gaels? 2016

 Home Club:  Dunboyne LGFC

 Occupation: Office Support - Building and Maintenance

 Favourite Restaurant in Perth: JAmie Oliver's

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Orla Fullerton, Pat Gallagher, Nicola O'Donavan.

 What’s your favourite GAA memory: Winning the Meath secondary school's championship in both GAA and soccer in 2005

 What are your interests outside GAA: The Hybird Zone (Gym), Travelling, Eating, Shopping and Socializing. 

 

 

Mens Team

 

 

 

 Name: Jamie O Donnell

 Age: 28

 Position: Midfield/ Half Forward

 Home Club: Castlegregory

 Occupation: Quantity Surveyor

 Favourite Food: Chinese 

 Favourite Music:Coldplay, Mumford and Sons

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Ciaran 'Gino' Owens

 Best Trainer: Brian Boyd

 Worst Trainer: Ciaran 'Gino' Owens

 Biggest Joker on the team: Tully

 Best Player you have ever played with: David Moran

 3 Famous People you would invite to dinner: McGregor, Al Pacino and Mark Wahlberg

 Who's your GAA idol: Gooch, Maurice Fitz, Darragh O'Shea

 

 

 

Name: Justin Mulhair

 Age: 30

 Position: Forward

 Home Club: Castleknock

 Occupation: Accountant

 Favourite Food: Italian

 Favourite Music: Electronic

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Sylvester Nutterfield

 Best Trainer: Ciaran 'Gino' Owens

 Worst Trainer: Oisin McFadden (someone slipped in his vomit)

 Biggest Joker on the team: Shane 'Rasher' Farrell

 Best Player you have ever played with: Ross McConnell

 3 Famous People you would invite to dinner: Lenny Kravitz, Bill Clinton and Colm Meaney

 Who's your GAA idol: Jason Sherlock

 

 

 

 

 Name: Brian Boyd

 Age: 22

 Position: Half Forward

 Home Club: Shamrock Gaels (Sligo)

 Occupation: Construction

 Favourite Food: Chicken Stir Fry

 Favourite Music: Garth Brooks

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Paul Atkinson

 Best Trainer: Myself

 Worst Trainer: Rasher...sorry lad

 Biggest Joker on the team: Rasher

 Best Player you have ever played with: Jp Henry (Shamrock Gaels)

 3 Famous People you would invite to dinner: Michelle Keegan, Steven Gerrard and Rickie Fowler

 Who's your GAA idol:Gooch Cooper and Ciaran Mcdonald

 

 

 

 

Name: Ciaran 'Gino' Owens

 Age: 30

 Position: Full Back

 Home Club: Kilmore GFC

 Occupation: Carpenter

 Favourite Food: Burgers!!!

 Favourite Music: Original Rude Boys 

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Shane Coleman

 Best Trainer: Jamie O Donnell

 Worst Trainer: Conal McGinley

 Biggest Joker on the team: Rasher

 Best Player you have ever played with: Liam Leahy

 3 Famous People you would invite to dinner: Bear Grylls, Paul Mc Grath and Ruby Walsh

 Who's your GAA idol: Darragh Ryan

 

 

 

 

Name: Dean Creevy

 Age: 31

 Position: Half Back 

 When did you start playing at Morley Gaels? 2012

 Home Club: Letterkenny Gaels

 Occupation: Scheduling Coordinator - Mental Health Tribunal

 Favourite Restaurant in Perth: Fibber McGees - Best Steak on the planet

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team:  Chris Mitchell (He doesn't smell the best)

 What’s your favourite GAA memory: Donegal winning all Ireland 2012

 What are your interests outside GAA:  Soccer, Beer & Boxing

 

 

 

 

 Name: Paul Beirne

 Age: 31

 Position: Wing Back

 When did you start playing at Morley Gaels? 2014

 Home Club: Kilmore / Roscommon

 Occupation: Carpenter

 Favourite Restaurant in Perth: Tiger Lil's 

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Mark Drury

 What’s your favourite GAA memory: Maurice Fitzgerald side line point against Dublin

 What are your interests outside GAA:  Going out 

 

 

 

Name: Christopher Mitchell

 Age: 28

 Position: Forward / Goals  

 When did you start playing at Morley Gaels? 2010

 Home Club: Castlerea St Kevin's

 Occupation: Heavy Diesel Mechanic

 Favourite Restaurant in Perth: Sebastian's

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Dean Creevy

 What’s your favourite GAA memory: Winning the league in 2014

 What are your interests outside GAA:  Cycling, Fishing, going out and having the craic

 

 

Name: Gary Ronayne

 Age: 27

 Position: Halfback 

 When did you start playing at Morley Gaels? 2013

 Home Club: Shamrocks

 Occupation: Instrumentation Tech

 Favourite Restaurant in Perth: Nasi Lemak Korner

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team:  Dean Creevy

 What’s your favourite GAA memory:  Beating Western Shamrocks in 2014 championship semi-final when they gave us no chance!

 What are your interests outside GAA: Horse racing and Soccer. 

 

Name: Thomas Whelehan

 Age: 26

 Position: Defender 

 When did you start playing at Morley Gaels? 2017

 Home Club:  Clann Na Gael, Meath

 Occupation: IT

 Favourite Restaurant in Perth: Lapa Brazilian Restaurtant

 Who would you least like to mark on the Morley Gaels team: Padraig Collins - Be a long day running after him.

 What’s your favourite GAA memory: Winning junior D Championship with Clan Na Gael

 What are your interests outside GAA: Family, Friends and Travelling.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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