PODCAST: SportsDaz Camogie (Wednesday, 29th September 2021)
Darren Kelly presents the weekly magazine show looking at the club championships and catching up on all the camogie news.
- Molly Lynch (All-Ireland Senior Poc Fada Champion – 0:15)
- Shannon Graham (Slaughtneil – Derry Senior Camogie Champions – 10:55)
- Rachel Neeson (Antrim Minor Joint Manager – All-Ireland B Champions – 24:05)
We kick-off the autumn season just like we finished the summer – with an All-Ireland Champion).
Molly Lynch, from the Sarsfields in Cork, won an exciting national Poc Fada title on Saturday beating off esteemed competition like Galway duo Sarah Healy and Caitriona Daly, and Antrim All-Ireland winner Roisin McCormick,
Molly chats about the event, the family connection, the friendship among competitors and the closeness of supporters, and we look ahead to next Saturday’s Big Match between Sarsfields and Ballygarvan.
Slaughtneil are the Derry senior camogie champions, beating Ballinascreen 1-14 to 0-3 for a seventh consecutive title in Bellaghy. Joint captain Shannon Graham joins us to look back on the win.
Shannon talk about the team’s belief, how the club rallied together following two managerial changes, how frustrating the doubters can be, a flat 2020 after losing the All-Ireland, and two upcoming Ulster campaigns.
And finally, Antrim joint minor camogie manager Rachel Neeson is with us to look back on the Saffrons All-Ireland B Final replay victory over Offaly.
Rachel talks about the victory, how special it was coming off the back of the intermediates in Croke Park, the talent pool coming through in Antrim, the future for the Saffrons, and the possible emergence of a second adult team.
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- Cover Photo (c) Hannah Shields – Clonduff Camogie Club