Three Kilkenny players in the running for Camogie Association’s Player of the League

The nominees for the inaugural Camogie Association Player Awards for the 2017 Littlewoods Ireland Camogie Leagues were announced over the weekend with players from across all three divisions of the Littlewoods Ireland Camogie Leagues recognised for their outstanding efforts in 2017.

Managers from all of the teams who participated in this year’s competition were asked to choose their top three players from opposing teams from which the nominees were then identified.

Miriam Walsh of Kilkenny Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan
Miriam Walsh of Kilkenny
Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

In Division 1, the Kilkenny trio of Anne Dalton, Denise Gaule and Miriam Walsh have all been nominated alongside Limerick’s Niamh Mulcahy and Waterford’s Beth Carton.

Division 2 sees nominations for Cork’s Sarah Buckley, Karen Kielt (Derry), Niamh Mallon (Down), Siobhán Hurley (Kildare) of Kildare and Sarah Anne Fitzgerald (Laois).

In Division 3 Dublin’s Caragh Dawson, Patrice Diggin of Kerry and Roscommon’s Shauna Fallon have all been nominated.

The player with the most nominations from each Division will be announced at a ceremony to take place in Croke Park on Friday May 19th.