All-Ireland Premier Junior champions Westmeath have received four nominations for this year’s Soaring Stars Awards, sponsored by Liberty Insurance.
Amongst the nominees are defender Laura Doherty, midfielder Caoimhe McCrossan, and forwards Denise McGrath and Sheila McGrath.
This year sees a change to the format for the Intermediate and Premier Junior grades, with awards being presented to the 15 most outstanding players across the Intermediate and Premier Junior Championships, drawn from 36 nominees across both grades for the first time. The 15 recipients will be announced at the Camogie All-Stars Awards banquet, sponsored by Liberty Insurance, at Citywest Hotel on Saturday, November 4.
President of the Camogie Association, Catherine Neary, said: “The Camogie Soaring Stars Awards celebrate our Intermediate and Premier Junior intercounty players.This year we have extended our Soaring Stars as it is the first time that we will have a Soaring Stars team, which ensures that as an organisation we continue to acknowledge the achievement of our players at Intermediate and Premier Junior level, both on the playing field and off it.”