The All Ireland Adult 40×20 Doubles Finals take place this weekend with Wexford pairs involved on both Saturday and Sunday. First into action are Benny Doyle (Horeswood) and Michael Rossiter (Ballyhogue) in the Diamond Masters A Final. They have an early start on Saturday in Court 2 at 10am. Their opponents are Thomas Maguire and Tommy
The county softball championship is heading into its fourth week and apart from those still involved in the All Ireland four wall (40×20) championship most players have been in action in the 60×30 court. To see how the groups are shaping up click Championship Groups April 21 This weeks fixtures are available at County Softball Fixture 4
The action moves to the big alley next weekend with the first games in the Juvenile 60×30 Summer League down for Friday 26th April. Fixture List 1 can be viewed using the following link Fixture List 1 Updated 22 April. Future lists will be available by clicking on the Fixtures/Results tab, then selecting 2019 Juvenile 60×30 Summer
Three All Ireland 40×20 Doubles Semi Finals were held in St Josephs Community Centre yesterday afternoon and the lucky ones in attendance witnessed some tremendous handball. The Intermediate Doubles Semi Final was an epic affair with Galen Riordan and Peter Hughes up against Colin Corbett and Niall Bolton from Clare. The standard of handball on
Tommy Hynes, St. Mary’s and Barry Goff, Castlebridge got their county softball championship up and running with ominously comfortable victories in the past week. Last years champion Hynes had a routine 21-12, 21-12 win over the strong Eugene Kelly, Castlebridge at Ballymitty, while 2017 champion Goff was ruthless in easing past Castlebridge clubmate David Kenny
The first Wexford pair into action this week are Gavin Buggy and Paddy Haughton who travel to Ballydesmond, Co. Cork this Thursday to play their O35A Doubles Semi-Final against Donnach O’Dea and Tim Breen (7.30pm). The action moves to Sunday 14th April when our other pair on the road are Tom and Miley Byrne (Diamond Masters B),
There was no joy for Stephen and Brendan Murphy in their rearranged All Ireland Emerald B Doubles Semi-Final played in Coolgreany yesterday afternoon. The Castlebridge pair started well against their Limerick opponents Donal Hayes and Tim O’Shea, and built up an 11-7 lead. But the Limerick lads, both from the Cappagh club, got into their stride
The second fixture list for our county softball championship is now available for viewing under the Fixtures tab or by clicking County Softball Fixture 2 All matches must be played as arranged. Championship tables and results will become available from next weekend onwards.
Over 50 of the top juvenile girls handballers from the four corners of the country are heading to Kingscourt this weekend to represent their province at the 2019 4-Wall Girls Interprovincials. The action begins at 11.30am this Sunday the 7th April. The Leinster Girls, including our own Jodie Keeling from St Josephs, are the reigning champions
Best of luck to Stephen and Brendan Murphy (Castlebridge) who take on Donal Hayes and Tim O’Shea from Limerick in the All Ireland 40×20 Emerald Masters B Doubles Semi-Final this Saturday 6th April. Please note the change of venue to Coolgreany with a starting time of 2.30pm.