Hynes and Carty through to doubles decider
THE SEMI-FINALS are in full flow in the Wexford Farmers' Co-Op 60 x 30 handball championships and Barry Goff is one step closer to retaining his Senior open singles title.
He powered past the challenge of Tommy Hynes last week, with the Castlebridge clubman winning out 21-9, 21-13.
Hynes is through to the final of the Senior doubles however as he and Paul Carty produced the goods for the St. Mary's club with a strong performance.
They defeated Cormac and Diarmuid Smyth in a pulsating semifinal on a 20-21, 21-19, 21-1 scoreline.
Intermediate singles: Malachy Whelan (Castlebridge) beat Shane Rossiter (Ballymitty), 21-15, 21-7.
Intermediate doubles: Darren O'Toole and Jimmy O'Rourke (Coolgreany) beat Matthew Hynes and Paddy Haughton (St. Mary's), 2111, 21-20.
Ladies' open singles: Amanda Kelly (Templeudigan) beat Lorraine Maddock (St. Martin's), 21-5, 21-5.
Minor singles: Pádraig Foley (Castlebridge) beat James Maddock (St. Martin's), 21-7, 21-8.
Junior 'B' doubles: Michael Busher and Eamonn Codd (Bridgetown) beat Paul Cleary and Seamus O'Neill (Ballymitty), 20-21, 21-6, 213.
Junior 'C' singles: Robert Byrne (Bridgetown) beat Seamus O'Neill (Ballymitty), 21-2, 21-5; Paul Cleary (Ballymitty) beat Mylie Byrne (Ballymitty), 21-12, 21-8.
Junior 'D' singles: Fintan Furlong (St. Mary's) beat Barry Byrne (Ballymitty), 15-21, 21-4, 21-17; Jason Byrne (Ballymitty) beat Gavin Goggins (St. Mary's), 21-14, 20-21, 2120.
Junior ' D' doubles: Gavin Goggins and Fintan Furlong (St. Mary's) beat Brian Busher and Aidan Kielthy (Bridgetown), 21-8, 21-8.
Masters 'B' singles: Ricky Barron (Barntown) beat Frank Maddock (St. Martin's), 21-12, 21-10.
Ladies' beginners singles: Ciara Rossiter (St. Martin's) beat Breda Kelly (Templeudigan), 6-15, 15-8, 15-13.