Denise Cronin

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Denise Cronin
Personal information
Irish name Denís Ní Chróinín
Sport Camogie
Position full back
Born 1971
Cork, Ireland
Club(s)*
YearsClubApps (scores)
Glen Rovers ?
Inter-county(ies)**
YearsCountyApps (scores)
Cork ?
* club appearances and scores correct as of (16:31, 30 June 2010 (UTC)).
**Inter County team apps and scores correct as of (16:31, 30 June 2010 (UTC)).

Denise Cronin is a former camogie player, captain of the All Ireland Camogie Championship winning team in 1995. [1]

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Playing career

She won six All Ireland senior medals in all [2] and 1998. [3]

Management

In 2009, she managed Cork's All Ireland winning team and won the O’Neill's camogie manager of the year award, having first joined the selectorial team in 2008.[ citation needed ]

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References

  1. "Camogie Archive". Camogie.ie. 30 June 2010. Archived from the original on 28 January 2012. Retrieved 30 June 2010.
  2. Historic newspaper reports of All Ireland finals
  3. 1998 All Ireland final Cork 2-13 Galway 0-15 reports in Irish Examiner Archived 22 June 2011 at the Wayback Machine , Irish Independent and Irish Times