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Roisheen O'Callaghan

Netball Age 15

Birthplace:  Hartlepool

Previous school: Lynnfield Primary School

Clubs:  Oaksway, County netball squad

Favourite sportsperson: Jessica Ennis-Hill

Favourite TV show:  The Maze Runner

 

WHETHER it is finding the net or going up and down the river, Roisheen is focused on making the most of being a gifted athlete on two fronts.

The former Lynnfield pupil has been playing netball since the age of ten and has become a key component of both the Dyke House and Oaksway teams.

Her ability with the ball has already got her thinking of pursuing a long-term goal of playing in the prestigious Super League.

Firstly she has every intention to improve performance by listening to coaches and teachers.

Roisheen has been selected for the county and because of her speed across the court - and the fact she possesses plenty of energy - she shines playing centre for her teams.

Roisheen is a hard worker in training and is of the belief that she will only get better with great dedication. hat she has weekly training with Durham Amateur Rowing Club on the River Wear.

 

PLAYER NEWS

24/03/17

FRIDAY FOCUS: ROCKET ROISHEEN

ONE of Dyke House’s brilliant netballers is heading to the national finals with her club.

16/06/16

FRIDAY FOCUS: ROISHEEN O'CALLAGHAN

IT has been an exciting five days for Roisheen O’Callaghan and there is a chance that next week could be even better.

13/06/16

TRIO MARCH ON AFTER FINE COUNTY TRIALS

THREE Dyke House College students will represent the county in a prestigious meeting this weekend – and many more turned in fantastic performances.