Joseph Howley

January 1, 2001


About Athlete

My aim from this program is to receive a good academic degree in college while also playing a sport that I have a passion for and wish to excel further into a career.


Position: Hooker, Blindside Flanker, No.8, Inside Centre

Bench Press: 90 Kg

Squat: 125 Kg

Starting player with at School senior level and club senior level in the J1A league in the Connacht province with Castlebar Rugby.

Played with Connacht Development squads from U14 to U17 starting regularly in matches.


Toured to Wales in 2014 with club rugby coming second in a talent filled competition

Finished fourth in J1A this year at senior level

Won plate at U17 level

Played with Connacht North-West team beating Munster Schools in 2017

Awards, press:

Won two player of the years in U18 and U15

Won try of the year at U16 level against Fishers Rugby High School In America

Additional sporting info

I've played rugby from 8 years old and have always loved it, putting my all into every aspect of the sport. I've also played Gealic football for a number of years and for one year with Mayo U16.