Player Profile of the Week - Club Captain Emma O'Connell

November 13, 2014

Name? Emma O’Connell


How long have you played hockey? 18 years

Position on the 1sts team? Wherever but mainly central mid or sweeper

Favourite Sports Person? Past - Ryan Giggs Present - Peter O'Mahony/Jamie Heaslip  
 

Biggest influence on your sporting life so far? Eimear Creegan (I played with her in UL and she was inspirational on and off the pitch)

Best advice someone has ever given you? A smile costs nothing but gives a lot


Favourite music? Soul - love a bit of Aretha or Ottis!

Favourite movie? Too hard to choose - a few of my faves are Chocolat, Matrix, Lord of Rings, Shawshank Redemption

Who’s the tough nut of the team? Toss up between Natalie (I’m just happy we are on the same team, I'd hate to play against her) or Martina (she plays with broken knee caps!) 

Who’s the quickest? Again toss up between JT, Emma O'Neill and Lou (Pre Op!)

Who’s the joker of the team? Nat - she's crackers!


Who’s the worst time keeper on the team? Louise by a country mile however Waters isnt far behind

Who’s the manager’s pet? Probably me, I've always been a lick arse!!

Any words of wisdom to share? Don’t expect other people to do anything you're not prepared to do yourself. Play hard, win then party hard!

 

A big thanks to Emma for taking the time to answers a few questions for us this week!!

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