McCabe Dermot

January 05, 1996
Cavan's Dermot McCabe NAME: Dermot McCabe DATE OF BIRTH: 17-5-76 HEIGHT: 6' 2" WEIGHT: 14st CLUB: Loch Gowna COUNTY: Cavan NOTABLE SPORTING ACHIEVEMENTS (GAELIC): U12, U14, 2 County Senior Championships, 2 County Leagues, Club Junior B, U21 Ulster Championship, Ulster Championship runner-up, winner of Division 3 League, All-Ireland U21 runner-up INTER-COUNTY DEBUT: National League v Antrim - Division 3 1994 TOUGHEST OPPONENT: Fergal McCusker FAVOURITE GROUNDS: St. Tiernach Park, Clones and Breffni Park, Cavan HOBBIES: Football and more football. Not much time for anything else FAVOURITE POSITION: Centrefield or centre forward FAVOURITE PLAYERS: Peter Canavan, Martin McHugh, Stephen King INFLUENCES ON YOUR CAREER: My family (especially brothers), Ray Cullivan, Martin McHugh THE HIGH POINT OF YOUR CAREER TO DATE: Reaching All-Ireland Under 21 Final BIGGEST DISAPPOINTMENT: Losing Under 21 Final (All-Ireland) OTHER PLAYERS WITH A PROMISING FUTURE: The Reilly brothers (Knockbride), Jason Reilly (Belturbet) and Mickey Graham of Cavan Gaels DO YOU HAVE ANY RELATIVES INVOLVED IN GAELIC GAMES?: Two brothers and a brother-in-law are involved with the local team and all cousins play with different clubs PERSON YOU WOULD MOST LIKE TO MEET: Demi Moore or Cindy Crawford FAVOURITE PERSONAL SAYING OTHER OF ABUSE: Take it easy PET HATES: Losing games, and I hate dogs WHO WOULD BE THE LAST PERSON YOU WOULD GO FOR A PINT WITH: Someone who wouldn't buy their round IDEAL DATE: Any one of The Corrs except Jim HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE REMEMBERED: My right foot? Taken from Hogan Stand magazine 5th January 1996 Vol 6 No 1


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