Five members of the Laois team who lost out in the All Ireland Junior Premier Final have picked up prestigious ‘Soaring Stars’ Awards for their performances this year.
Goalkeeper Laura Dunne, wing back Aishling Dunphy and centre back Sarah Ann Fitzgerald are named in defence. Forwards Louise Mahony and Niamh Dollard have been rewarded for their displays with Soaring Stars at wing and corner forward respectively.
The awards will be presented at a black tie event at Citywest on November 2.
Meanwhile the Laois Senior Camogie Final between Camross and O’Moore’s is fixed for this Saturday at 2.30pm in O’Moore Park. This is O’Moore’s first ever appearnace in a Senior County Finaland will be aiming to dethrone current champions Camross.