Galway boxers in action tonight in National Stadium

Kieran Molloy from the Oughterard Club will go in search of a 9th Irish title this evening when he takes on Jason Harty from Rathkeale in the Irish U18 64kg final in the National Stadium. On a busy night of action, the preliminary rounds of the Girls Championships will feature Galway boxers Aaligah Butler from Monivea and Ciara Mellett from Connemara, while through to the semi finals tomorrow night are Deirdre Hughes and Emer Hannon from Corrib, Laoise Griffin and Ceire Hickey from Connemara and Nicole Butler from Monivea.

Girl 1 to 6 Championships National Stadium Dublin

Friday May 13th

Prelims (5pm)

Girl 2
42kg Aaligah Butler (Monivea) V Kathleen Martin (Carndonagh)

Girl 6
66kg Ciara Mellett (Connemara) V Shannon Just (Arklow)

Girl 3
48kg Deirdre Hughes (Corrib) W/O

Men’s U18 Finals

64kg Jason Harty (Rathkeale) V Kieran Molloy (Oughterard)

Saturday May 14th

S/Finals and Prelims (9am)
Girl 1
42kg Jessica Leahy (Urlingford) V Laoise Griffin (Connemara)

S/Finals (4pm)

Girl 3
50kg Nicole Butler (Monivea) V Winner
66kg Ceire Hickey (Connemara) V Leanne Doyle (Arklow)

Girl 5
54kg Mia O’Connor (Cabra) V Emer Hannon (Corrib)