Leinster U15's win gold in Celtic Challenge
Tuesday 12 April 2016
Leinster’s U15 team win gold in Celtic Challenge beating Scotland’s Lothain 8-7 in a tight final. En route to the final Leinster had beaten two Irish teams in Munster/Connacht and Alpha of Ulster. Leinster claimed impressive victories over their fellow Irish sides beating Munster/Connacht 11-4 and recorded a 10-5 victory over Ulster's Alpha.
.Lothain pushed Leinster with the match coming down to the final three Mixed Doubles round. Leinster won the first match in two games but were forced to three games in the final two matches. A 22-20 win in the final game clinched the coveted cup for Leinster.
Congratulations to all the Leinster players, coaches and staff.
Leinster’s Under 15 Celtic Challenge Champions are:
Boys: Sean Patrick Laureta , Peter McDonald , Mark Kinnerk, Jack Nolan, Evan Byrne, and Sean Bass
Gilrs : Kim Feely, Meagan McLoughlin. Kerry Fallon, , Orla Flynn, Niamh Gannon & Pamela Pontanosa,
Management and Coaches are : Ita Marron, Niall Gannon and Sian Williams
For more information and photos head over to the Leinster Youth Badminton Facebook page.