Limerick stalwart Niamh Mulcahy jetted off to New York yesterday for the Camogie All-Stars trip after earning her first award earlier this year.
Mulcahy helped her side to the quarter-finals of this years Liberty Insurance All-Ireland where they were defeated by Tipperary.
The award is richly deserved for Mulcahy who has been a mainstay of the side for the past fifteen years.
Two years after the inaugural Liberty Insurance Camogie All-Stars Tour to Madrid, the cream of the sport’s crop will be making history once more this week, as they leave for New York.
The centrepiece of the tour is an exhibition match between the All-Stars of 2018 and 2019 at the celebrated Gaelic Park in The Bronx on Saturday.
Supportters will be able to watch Mulcahy and co in New York with the game to livestreamed on the Liberty Insurance Facebook Page.
The game will be 12-a-side, where rolling subs will be allowed, and comprising two 25-minutes halves.
2019 All-Stars Squad:
Sarah Healy (Galway), Shauna Healy (Galway), Sarah Dervan (Galway), Edwina Keane (Kilkenny), Heather Cooney (Galway), Claire Phelan (Kilkenny), Lorraine Bray (Waterford), Aoife Donohue (Galway), Niamh Kilkenny (Galway), Niamh Mulcahy (Limerick), Niamh Rockett (Waterford), Amy O’Connor (Cork), Noreen Coen (Galway), Ailish O’Reilly (Galway), Beth Carton (Waterford)
Manager: Cathal Murray (Galway)
2018 All-Stars Squad:
Aoife Murray (Cork), Grace Walsh (Kilkenny), Laura Treacy (Cork), Pamela Mackey (Cork), Hannah Looney (Cork), Davina Tobin (Kilkenny), Chloe Sigerson (Cork), Gemma O’Connor (Cork), Meighan Farrell (Kilkenny), Orla Cotter (Cork), Katie Power (Kilkenny), Denise Gaule (Kilkenny), Katrina Mackey (Cork), Cáit Devane (Tipperary), Orla Beagan (Dublin)
Manager: Paudie Murray (Cork)
The Liberty Insurance Camogie All-Stars Tour Exhibition Match between the 2018 and 2019 All-Stars winners will take place in Gaelic Park on Saturday November 23rd at 4pm local time (9pm Irish time).
The match will be streamed live on the Liberty Insurance Ireland Facebook Page