Another junior tournament in the books as the 2023 Irish Junior Open took place in Castlebar & Ballinrobe, Co.Mayo, Saturday 18th February with the biggest junior entry for any junior tournament for the 2022/2023 season with 40 athletes competing across the two venues.
Fermoy Racquetball Club pipped Castlebar Racquetball Club by 1 point winning the cup with 41 points taking home the Aisling Hynes Memorial Cup for the Club Team event. A wonderful achievement for the club to take home this special cup for the first time. Six clubs competed for the cup; Araglen, Mitchelstown, Galmoy, Fermoy, North Sligo and Castlebar. Congratulations to all at Fermoy Racquetball Club.
Divisions ran from U11 to U17 for both boys and girls as many competed for the very first time in their first tournament. Congratulations to all winners and participants. Lots of new Irish Junior Champions were crowned and full results to come.
Thanks to Irish Junior Development Officer Johnny O’Keeney (Fermoy) and host clubs for this event. A special thank you to all parents, junior clubs and their coaches for their continuous support of Irish Junior Racquetball.