Local Balbriggan Girl up for nomination for Fingal Sport Star of the Year 2018

Cricket Girl from Balrothery – Lara Maritz

Lara came from South Africa to Ireland with her parents at age 4 and started playing cricket at the Hills Cricket Club when she was 9. She is currently in Loreto Secondary School Balbriggan in the Leaving Cert.

She established herself in the Senior Cricket Women's side in 2017 and was in the squad that played in the T20 World Cup in the West Indies in November 2018.

Domestically she plays for Clontarf Cricket Club and was a pivotal member of the Clontarf side that clinched the Senior Leinster Cup.

Please vote for Lara!