NATIONAL AWARD FOR EVE MC CRYSTAL

Eve Mc Crystal and Katie George Dunlevy have been crowned ‘Team of the Year’ at the RTE Sport Awards. The award comes after the duo won three medals, two of them gold at the Toyoko Paralympic games. The two cyclists were up against serious competition which included the Leinster Rugby Team, the Limerick Hurlers, Tyrone footballers and Paul O Donovan and Fintan Mc Carthy who also won in Toyoko. Eve has a connection with Ballybay having been based at the local Garda Station