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Three in a Row for CBS Roscommon

​Provincial Pennant for CBS Roscommon as they take the 2019.20 Irish Senior Schools Trophy

  • 14 October 2019

Caption: The winners of the Tony Kearney Trophy were Roscommon CBS. 

(Back) Thomas Higgins, Fionn Hoare, Alan Connaughton. (Front) Simon Walker, Cian O'Connor, Michael Connaughton (Captain, Roscommon) and Kevin Connaughton.

Played in perfect weather over a splendid course at Ballinrobe last week, CBS Roscommon were relatively untroubled in retaining their provincial Irish Senior Schools Title.

Fielding the starting fiove of the recently crowned All Ireland Fred Daly Champions it was going to take a real shock if they did not end victorius.

In the PLATE Final it was St Joeph's College, Garbally Ballinasloe who eaked out a narrow 3-2 win over Calansanctius Oranmore coming through on the second tie hole.

2019.20 Irish Senior Schools Championship Results

"Tony Kearney Cup" presented to Connacht Champions.

Ballinrobe Golf Club, 9th October 2019.

 

Semi-finals:

Presentation College Athenry beat St. Jarlath's College Tuam, 3 matches to 2;

CBS Roscommon beat Holy Rosary Secondary Mountbellew, 4 matches to 1;

Final:

CBS Roscommon beat Presentation College Athenry, 4 matches to 1;

(CBS Roscommon names first)

Simon Walker beat Aaron Gilligan 5/4

Thomas Higgins halved with Kevin Molloy, called in

Cian O'Connor beat Liam Mulveen 5/4

Fionn Hoare beat Darragh McCartin 7/6

Kevin Connaughton halved with Eoin Burke, called in.

 

2019.20 Connacht Seniors Schools Championship

PLATE Final

Ballinrobe Golf Club, 9th October 2019

St. Joseph's College, Garbally beat Calasanctius College Oranmore, 3 matches to 2;

(St. Joseph's names first)

Tom Cafferkey (6) lost to Mark Shivnan (6) 2/1

Charlie Mooney (9) lost to Cian Connaughton (9) 1 Hole

Conor Rice (11) beat Jack Fitzgerald (12) 2/1

James Mooney (13) beat William Greally (12) at 20th

Hugh Killeen (16) beat Ross Mulkerrin (14) 3/2