The junior players of Ballinlough Badminton club had some success recently. At Strokestown Community Centre 4 weeks ago - the team came second in the County Community Games Final. This was a great achievement for the team on their first time in this competition. Congratulations to the following players who all played each game. with determination in a very competitive manner ; Sean Markhan, John Cornwall, Sean Brennan, Patrick Brennan, Aoife Fitzmaurice, Roisin Fitzmaurice, Leanne Storey, Nessa Doherty and Avril Cornwall. Another successful outing was had in Claremorris with two team members winning a Connacht title in the Pioneer badminton competition. Both Caoilean Fitzmaurice and Thomas Gallagher over came strong competition in many of their games and were worthy winners. They now go on to represent Connaught at the All-Ireland competition. The team were as follows Sean Brennan, Darragh Sloyan, Avril Cornwall, Caoileann Fitzmaurice, Thomas Gallagher, Roisin Fitzmaurice, John Cornwall, Leanne Storey, Nessa Doherty.
Well Done to all of you.