Wexford rocks as Gavin Buggy and Galen Riordan dethrone Meath to claim the All Ireland senior softball doubles title

Report by AOB In what was surely one of the most emotionally charged occasions ever experienced at a handball event in Wexford or indeed anywhere else in the country, Gavin Buggy and Galen Riordan produced the performance of their lives at Castlebridge on Saturday to turn over reigning champions and overwhelming favourites Gary McConnell and […]

All Ireland Softball Update

Adult Senior Senior Softball Doubles While we were hoping for an all Wexford All Ireland Senior Softball Doubles Final. It unfortunately didn’t work out that way today in Croke Park, with Meath and Westmeath coming through the two semi Finals. In the first semi final, the reigning champions from Meath, Gary McConnell and Brian Carroll, […]

Buggy/Berry & Hynes/Goff in All Ireland Senior Doubles Semi-Finals this Saturday

Following two tremendous Quarter Final victories last weekend, our two Senior Doubles pairs go into battle again this weekend in the MyClubShop.ie All-Ireland Softball Doubles Semi-Finals. Gavin Buggy (St Josephs) and Mikey Berry (Barntown), who defeated Ciaran Neary & Keith Bourke (Kilkenny) last weekend, have a tough task ahead as they come up against the reigning […]

All Ireland 60×30 Success for Ballymitty Pair

Congratulations to Miley Byrne and Aidan Sinnott who travelled to Mullingar last Sunday and returned home as All Ireland 60×30 Diamond Masters B Doubles Champions. The Ballymitty pair had a comprehensive victory over their Mayo opponents. Hard luck to Nicky Casey (St Marys) and Jimmy Mythen (Castlebridge) who narrowly lost their Emerald Masters B Doubles […]

Paddy Haughton and Matthew Hynes topple Cork at Clonmel to take All Ireland 35 and over B doubles title

On another fine weekend for Wexford handball Paddy Haughton and Matthew Hynes added to the successes already achieved in the 2018 All Ireland softball (60×30) championship by beating a strong Cork pairing of Donnacha O’Dea and Phillip O’Carroll 21-19, 21-10 in the 35 and over B doubles final played today at Clonmel. The first game […]

Golden weekend for Wexford juvenile handballers

Report compiled by Gavin Buggy It was a very momentous day for Castlebridge Handball Club and it’s officials as they hosted the GAA Handball 60X30 All Ireland Juvenile Finals and an equally special one for Wexford Juvenile Handball as they swept the boards clocking up five of the six titles on offer at the famous […]

All Ireland 60×30 Juvenile Finals

Next Sunday is a massive day for the juveniles of Wexford who will take part in six All Ireland finals at Castlebridge. Cian Kehoe and Josh Kavanagh got Wexford off to a winning start by beating Cork in last week’s boys under 16 doubles final  and hopes are high more will follow this coming weekend. […]