Ballymacelligott Handball Club News 6th October 2002

Three girls from our club swept the singles All Irelands last weekend. The three girls Sandie McSwiney, Lisa Falvey and Ashley Prendiville won the U16, U15 and U14 singles. This is a fantastic result and well deserved as all the girls train very hard all year.
Girls U16S: Sandy McSwiney ( Ballymac) defeated Lisa McAleer 21/7, 21/4. This was the first juvenile title in 60 x 30 this year.
Girls U15S: Kerry (Lisa Falvey) defeated Kilkenny (Anne Marie Hawe) 21/4, 21/19. This was Lisa’s second title this year as she also won the U15 Doubles with Gemma O Connell.
Girls U14S: Kerry (Ashley Prendiville) defeated Carlow (Lydia Tracey) 15/4, 15/9. This was a deserved win for Ashley and a great personal triumph. This is Ashley’s first singles All Ireland title.
The three girls have numerous Team titles notched up over the past few years. Well done to you all!

Boys U16D: The Ballymac duo did not have luck with them in the All Ireland U16 doubles. Westmeath (Robert McCarthy, & John O’ Shaughnessy defeated Padraig McCarthy & Gary O’Connor, Ballymac 21/16, 21/4.

Girls U14 D: This game was played last Wednesday night in Williamstown Co. Galway. The Kerry girls were unfortunate to lose in a tiebreaker.
· Marianna Rushe & Katie Costello (Roscommon) defeated Karen Lawlor (Tralee) and Catriona Casey (Ballymacelligott) 11/15, 15/12, 15/11.
U12-U13 Munster Semi-final

· Cork play Kerry in a semi-final the winners play Clare in the Munster Final. The Cork v Kerry game takes place on Monday night in Ballymacelligott 8pm.

The Kerry Team is: Colm O’Muircheartaigh (An Gaeltacht), Aaron O’Halloran (Ballymac), Brendan Crowe (Ballymac), Cian Counihan (Ballymac), William Prendiville (Ballymac) and Wayne Teahah (Ballymac)

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