Galway’s senior camogie team got their 2018 All-Ireland championship up and running with a comfortable 1-16 to 0-9 victory over Clare in Pearse Stadium on Saturday, 9th June.
Niamh Hanniffy’s goal gave the Tribeswomen the perfect platform but after setting Rebecca Hennelly up for an early point, Niamh Kilkenny produced a Tour De Force performance finishing iwth five points from play.
The five-time All-Star was delighted with Galway’s start and she chatted to Galway Daily Afterwards.
Galway’s next outing in the 2018 Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship is against Waterford on Saturday, 16th June. Throw-in at Kenny Park, Athenry is 5pm and will be proceeded by the intermediate clash between Galway and Tipperary.
The @LibertyIRL Player of the Match Award from @GalwayCamogie96 v @ClareCamogie on Saturday went to Galway star Niamh Kilkenny and she was presented with her award by John Coffey of Liberty Insurance! pic.twitter.com/EJVRdsUVXW
— Camogie Association (@OfficialCamogie) June 11, 2018