The Pittsburgh Banshees Ladies Gaelic Football Club was founded in 2002 by a group of strong-willed women who, after cheering on the men, wanted in on the action too. The Banshees won their first ever Midwest Championship two years later in 2004. Since then, the Banshees have won Midwest Titles in 2005, 2011 and 2013. In 2011, the Banshees won the North American Junior B Shield Championship in San Francisco, CA. And in 2013, the Banshees won their first ever North American National Championship, a Junior B Title, in Cleveland, OH. the Banshees moved to the Philadelphia division in 2015 and Won that division in 2016. Another competive year is on the horizon for the 2017 banshees.