This is heartbreaking to hear as a it’s revealed that a young girl from Galway passed away due to a head clash in a Camogie match.
Kate Moran who is from a renowned Galway GAA family, died following the injury picked up in an accidental collision during a club match between Athenry and Ardrahan.
Our thoughts and prayer go to her and her family and friends at this time. May she rest in peace.
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Just hearing about that poor camogie player in Galway. Truly devastating. Just puts everything into perspective. Thinking of her family and friends. May she rest in peace.
— Shane Dowling (@dowlerznap) April 19, 2022
The community of Athenry in County Galway are said to be in shock following the death of a camogie player after a tragic accident.
It happened yesterday afternoon during a game where it's understood the woman was struck by a sliotar.
— Ronan Gargan (@ronangnews) April 19, 2022
Division 1 Jackie Brien Final
— Official Galway Camogie (@GalwayCamogie96) April 18, 2022
Camogie player (20s) dies from injury sustained during Galway club match https://t.co/ctrC8bLvB7
— Mohammad Ali (@AliPk7332) April 19, 2022
That should happen to no one going out on the pitch n any sport and we pray that incidents like this never happen again. We send our thoughts out to the Moran family and their friends.