Soccer: Donegal player wins award at American University

Donegal’s Roma McLaughlin has been awarded the NEC Midfielder of the year for her excellent displays for Central Connecticut State University.

The Greencastle native moved to America in 2018 on a full scholarship and featured for the college’s Blue Devils soccer team who retained their title.

The 21-year-old was previously at Carlow IT.

The Ireland international played for Peamount Utd and Shelbourne in the Women’s National League before going to the States.