2 Kerry Basketballers Chosen For Irish Team

There has been two Kerry basketballers named on the Ireland U16 girls team.

Tania Salvado of Pobalscoil Inbhear Sceine, Kenmare Kestrels and Paris McCarthy, Gael Cholaiste Chiarrai, St Mary’s

They will be part of the Irish team that will be vying for the FIBA U16 European Championship.


The championships take place in Bulgaria in August.

The selected players are:
Casey Mulvey, St Clare’s College, East Cavan Eagles
Ella O’Donnell, Rathdown, Meteors BC
Hazel Finn, St Louis Kiltimagh, Maree BC
Kara McCleane, Colaiste Einde, Titans BC
Kate Kelly, St Oliver’s Secondary School, Drogheda Sparks
Miah Ryan, Cross and Passion Kilcullen, Larry Birds
Michelle Ugwah, Schoil Mhuire Gan Smal Blarney, Brunell BC
Paris McCarthy, Gael Cholaiste Chiarra, St Mary’s
Sarah Hickey, Mercy School, Waterford Wildcats
Sinead Keane, Firhouse, Meteors BC
Sophie Moore, Crescent College, St Colm’s
Tania Salvado, Pobalscoil Inbhear Sceine, Kenmare Kestrels