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All Ireland Juvenile Finalists

posted 13 Mar 2016, 08:18 by Martin Lalor   [ updated 14 Mar 2016, 11:07 ]
Kilkenny Juveniles will travel to Kingscourt next Sunday to contest a number of All Ireland Finals. Here are the profiles of the players involved.

Girls U15 Singles - Mary Ellen Phelan (Galmoy)Main Honours: County U15 singles handball title, Leinster U15 singles handball title, Division 2 Feile handball-Gold, 1 World racquetball girls doubles U14 bronze medal, 8 Gold singles all ireland racquetball medals, 1 silver doubles all ireland racquetball medal, 1 gold singles international racquetball medal, 1 gold doubles international racquetball medal, 1 women's open "A" silver racquetball medal, 2 girls U junior open racquetball gold medals, 1 mixed U15 junior open racquetball gold medal, 1 Tipperary county schools badminton gold medal, 1 hurling primary school silver county final medal, 1 camoige silver county final medal, 1 camoige schools silver county final medal, 2nd place schools Munster handball

Favourite Handballer: Ducksy Walsh

Favourite Sport other than Handball: Racquetball

Biggest influence on your career: Ducksy Walsh and Triona Drennan (Galmoy)

Boys U14 Singles - Kyle Dunne (Clogh)Main Honours: Geal Linn, U-12-13 team of six 40x20 AlI Ireland, U-14 Doubles 60x30 All Ireland,

Favourite Handballer: Paul Brady 

Favourite Sport other than Handball: Hurling

Biggest influence on your career: Coach Colm Love, brother Shane Dunne

Boys U16 Doubles - Ciaran Cooney (Clogh) -  Main Honours: 22 County titles, 12 Leinster titles, 1 11&U doubles junior nationals, 2 Feile Div 2 60x30 titles

Cumann Na mBunscoile hurling championship title, U14 league and championship football titles, 2 U16 football championship titles, U16 hurling league title.

Favourite Handballer: Paul Brady

Favourite Sport other than Handball: Hurling

Biggest influence on your career: My uncle and coach, Brendan Hosey

Boys U16 Doubles - Conor Drennan (Galmoy) -  Main Honours:U13B National Handball Title (2013), U15 Plate National One Wall (2015),

U15 KK Handball County Doubles, U16 KK Handball County Doubles, U13 Racquetball All Ireland, 

U14 Hurling All Ireland- Tony Forristal, U15 Leinster Hurling Medal

Favourite Handballer:  Ducksy Walsh

Favourite Sport other than Handball:Hurling

Girls U17 Singles - Dearbhail O'Keeffe (Kilfane)

Main Honours: Leinster U 13 & U 15 in 60 x 30, Plate doubles Nationals 60 x 30, Leinster colleges doubles. Leinster Junior colleges S 2016 U 11 to U 16 county Champion in 40 x 20 & 60 x 30, U15 S 60 x 30 All Ireland Champion, U17 S 40 x 20 Leinster Champion.

Favourite Handballer:  Paul Brady & Catriona Casey.

Favourite Sport other than Handball: Camogie

Biggest influence on your career: My dad, Tom

Boys U15 Doubles - Jack Buggy (Clogh) -  Main Honours: 6 County handball titles, 2 Leinster titles, U14 Roinn A League and Country Cup hurling medals

Favourite Handballer: Conor Drennan

Favourite Sport other than Handball: Hurling

Biggest influence on your career: My Dad and my coach Michael Maher

Boys U15 Doubles - Billy O'Neill (Clogh)Main Honours: U14 60x30 All Ireland

Favourite Handballer: Robbie McCarthy

Favourite Sport other than Handball: Hurling

Biggest influence on your career: Michael Maher, Colm Love and my father

Boys U17 Doubles - Aidan Barry (Clogh) -Main Honours: 9 County Titles, 1 Leinster schools title, 1 Leinster u17 doubles title, 3 team of 6 leinster titles

Favourite Handballer: Paul Brady

Favourite Sport other than Handball: Hurling

Biggest influence on your career: Colm Love

Boys U17 Doubles - Cathal Barry (Clogh) -Main Honours: 7 County titles, 2 Leinster titles, 2 team of 6 Leinster titles, 1 All Ireland & Leinster team of  4 title

Favourite Handballer: Robbie McCarthy

Favourite Sport other than Handball: Hurling

Biggest influence on your career: Paddy Curry, Colm Love

Girls U15 Doubles - Edel Mulholland (O'Loughlins) -  Main Honours: 2015 U-15 Leinster One Wall Double ,2015 40x20 Couny, 2014 40x20 Leinster First Year Singles Post Primary

2014 40x20 County A Singles 60x30 County A Singles, 2012 40x20 Leinster U-12 Singles

Favourite Handballer: Paul Brady

Favourite Sport other than Handball: Camogie

Biggest influence on your career: Rebecca Mulholland

Girls U15 Doubles - Laura Foley (Windgap) - Main Honours 40 x 20 - 2013 U13 County B Singles, 2014 - U14 County A Doubles, 2016 - U15 County A Doubles, U15 Leinster Doubles.

Favourite Handballer - Duxie Walsh

Favourite Sport other than Handball Camogie

Biggest influence on career - My Dad, Pat Foley


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