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Strong Connacht Teams selected for the Boys' Inter Provincial Championships

​​​​Connacht Boys hoping to let their clubs do the talking in Blarney

  • 25 June 2017

​The Connacht underage selection committees have selected three strong Teams for the forthcoming Boys Inter Provincial Championships in Blarney Golf Club just outside Cork city from July 23 - 25.

Each of the three Teams can boast to have some form players amongst their ranks from results in the Championship season to date and all three teams hope to do more than just contend.

The Teams selected and their respective management are as follows:

BIP U18

Harry Gillivan (Westport), Andrew Hickey (Ballyhaunis), Allan Hill (Athenry), Ross Kelly (Tuam), David Kitt (Athenry), Liam Power (Galway), & Jack Tuohy (Galway Bay).

Non-Travelling Reserve – Liam Nolan (Galway).

Captain - Sean Fitzgerald (Westport), Manager - John Durcan (Co. Sligo) and Selector - John Waters (Oughterard);

BIP U16*

Patrick Callaghan (Castle Dargan), Sean Carroll (Castle Dargan), Darragh Connolly (Castle Dargan), Darren Leufer (Athenry), Eoin McGrath (Athlone) and Simon Walker (Roscommon).

Non-Travelling Reserve – Gavin Keogh (Galway).

Captain - Kevin Henry (Roscommon), Manager - John MacDonagh (Castlebar) and Selector - Tony Slevin (Loughrea);

*Luke O'Neill (Connemara) unavailable due to International Duty

BIP U14

Cormac Feeney (Enniscrone), Thomas Higgins (Roscommon), Fionn Hoare (Roscommon), Padraic McGrath (Cregmore Park), Sean McLoughlin (County Sligo) and Cian O'Connor (Roscommon).

Non-Travelling Reserve – Luke Cunningham (Mountbellew).

Captain - John O'Donoghue (Strandhill), Manager - Jimmy Duggan (Galway) and Selector - John Costelloe (Cregmore Park).

The very best of luck and congratulations to those selected to represent Connacht. They have done their Parents and Club proud and hopefully will do their Province proud too.