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James Rooney

March 11th, 2015

James Rooney

Captains Profile

James-Rooney-webName: James Rooney

Club: Glencar/Manor

Age: 20

Occupation: Student

School/College attended: DCU

Position: Half-Forward

Height: 5’10”

Weight: 80kg

Major Achievements to date:

1 senior championship,

1 Intermediate championship,

1 Junior championship,

3 senior Leagues,

1 U21 championship.

Favourite Venue: Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada

Favourite Player: Ciaran McDonald

Favourite Food: Lasagne

Dream Date: Jennifer Lawrence

If you could be another teammate for a week who would it be and why? Dean McGovern, Because it’d be nice to be a child again.

Ideal Holiday destination: Egypt

Last book read: Fantastic Mister Fox

Last Movie seen: American Sniper

What sportsperson would you most like to meet: Eanna Madden

Toughest player to mark in training: Conor Gaffney

Favourite website:

Who is the joker on the panel: Jack DeLacy

If You won the lotto, what would be the first thing you would buy? Holiday with all friends.

Best piece of advice you have received to date: don’t eat the yellow snow

One word to describe you: Optimist