Player Profile – #13 Sean Gibson


Player Profile

Player Name: Sean Gibson
Jersey Number: 13
Caps: 56
International Appearances: Celtic Cup 2005, World Indoor Championships 2007 (C), European Championships 2008, Celtic Cup 2009, World Lacrosse Championships 2010, World Indoor Championships 2011(A), European Championships 2012, Celtic Cup 2013, World Championships 2014, World Indoor Lacrosse Championships 2015(A)


Sean began his international playing career winning a gold medal with Ireland in the inaugural Celtic Cup in 2005, in Cardiff, Wales. In his first appearance, Sean scored his first ever international goal and finished the tournament with 4 points in 2 games. Since then Sean has earned 56 caps in total and has had the honour of captaining Ireland in 2007 and being selected as an assistant captain at both of the last two World Indoor Lacrosse Championships.
During his international career has played nearly every position for Ireland and Sean has scored 34 goals and 30 assists averaging 1.20 points per game.

On September 19th 2015, Sean became the first ever player to reach 50 international caps for Ireland and currently is the most capped player in Ireland Lacrosse history on 56.

Closer to home, Sean plays for the Dublin Avengers Lacrosse team that captured the 2009-2010 Irish Lacrosse League play-off championships, the 2013 Newtownard’s Cup, as well as captaining the Dublin Riggers (Indoor Lacrosse) for the past ten years. Recently (2015), Sean became the first player in Irish Lacrosse League history to score 100 points. 

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