Kevin McElvanna

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Kevin McElvanna
Personal information
Sport Gaelic football
Position Corner-back
Born County Armagh, Northern Ireland
Club(s)
Years Club
Madden Raparees GAC
Inter-county(ies)
Years County
2001-2006 Armagh
Inter-county titles
Ulster titles 4
All-Irelands 1
NFL 1
All Stars 0

Kevin McElvanna is an Irish Gaelic footballer from the small club of Madden south-west of Armagh city. He played for Armagh GAA from 2001 to 2006 as a defender.[1]

Football career[edit]

McElvanna attended Queens University Belfast. He won a Sigerson Cup in 2000[2] and received a Full Blue award for his football achievements.[3] He also captained Armagh’s U21 team to an Ulster Under-21 Football Championship. McElvanna was selected for the Armagh senior panel in 2001. In his six years as a panel member, he won four Ulster Senior Football Championship medals and one All-Ireland Senior Football Championship medal. Although he wasn’t always in the Armagh first team,[4] McElvanna played an important role in games such as the 2004 Ulster semi-final.[5]

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