Leitrim Handball news

The Connacht 40x20 Championship is drawing to a close with the Finals now taking place. Martin Raftery took on Mayo’s Kieran Burke in The Junior Final on Saturday but unfortunately came out the losing end on a score line of 9-21, 12-21.

The Connacht 40x20 Championship is drawing to a close with the Finals now taking place. Martin Raftery took on Mayo’s Kieran Burke in The Junior Final on Saturday but unfortunately came out the losing end on a score line of 9-21, 12-21.

The Juvenile Championship is now up and running with the semi-finals set for next week-end. Leitrim are up against Galway and have three players in action in the Uu15 grade: Jarlath Scollan singles and Alan Doonan and Alan Wrynn doubles.

Cumann na mBunscol: The Connacht finals took place in Castleconnor on February 10, with players from St Caillin’s NS Fenagh representing Leitrim. Taking part were Sarah Rowley U11 singles, Louise Cafferty U13 singles, Eoin McLoughlin U11 Singles, Fergal McLoughlin & Cormac Scollan U11 Doubles. Fergal & Cormac Scollan won the Doubles title defeating Enda Collins and James Cummins Carnmore NS in the semi-final, and Sean Dunleavy & Jack Curley Cloonlyon NS in the final. Cormac and Fergal go on to represent Connacht in the Finals in Kingscourt on Saturday March 2.