Ballina Handball Club Tipperary

Handball, Tipperary, 60x30, Irish Handball,

Club activity 2005


Ger Coonan & Fergal Collins crash out of USHA.

In 19& Under Ger Coonan reaches Q/F in Singles but loses in Tie Break. Ger Reached S/F in Doubles partnered by Gerome Willoughby but also loses out in Tie Break after winning 1st. Game & beaten 21-20 in 2nd. In 15 & under Fergal Collins beaten in Q/F by Luis Cordova. In Doubles partnered by Gary Mc. Connell beaten in S/F .(see results page for all scores)


IRELAND V BASQUE COUNTRY (60 X 30 LEG) Sat.10th December

Under 22 Singles – Ger Coonan dft Koxme Elurbe 21-10, 21-10 

 All-Ireland Champions


 Oct 23rd. Fergal Collins is All-Ireland U16 S All-Ireland Champion


   Oct 20th.  Martin Mc. Inerney is All-Ireland 60x30 Junior Champion

Oct 15th. Ger Coonan is 60x30 U21 All-Ireland Champion:


Oct 15th. Fergal Collins through to  All-Ireland U16 S. Final.

Oct 15th. Martin Mc.Inerney & John Mc.Quaid beaten in JD All-Ireland Final.

Mens Doubles & Students Doubles 60x30 Tournaments are being drawn up and final date for entries is Friday 21st. October.

  Ger Coonan reaches Final of 19 & Under U.S. Nationals only to be beaten by the narrowest of margins 21/20, 21/20 by Victor LoPierre (N.Y.)

  Ger Coonan is in Houston Texas from 13-19th. June Competing in U.S. Nationals. Reached the S/Finals of Mens A -- Beaten by local lad Jose Cavallos (Houston ) in s/f  21-12, 21-12.

Ballina Junior Club put in great display in Munster Club Q/F  even though beaten by 110-106.

             Team: Alfie Monaghan,Pa Monaghan,Eric Monaghan & Paddy Collins.

 Fergal Collins beaten in Thrilling FBD Nationals final by Gary Mc.Connell (6-21, 21-20, 11-7)

 Ger Coonan wins U21 Singles final beating Mark Mc.Gowan (Donegal)  21-16, 21-6

  Karen Collins & Cliona Collins beaten in All-Ireland Final by Miriam Ryan & Ciara Mullins (Carlow)  21-17, 21-3

 Fergal Collins wins U16 All-Ireland final Beating Brian Donaghy Tyrone 21-16, 21-4

  Cliona Collins & Karen Collins won All-Ireland LJBD S/Final  beating Olivia Kilbane & Lorraine Mc.Hale 21-10, 21-15
  Fergal Collins won All-Ireland S/Final U16 Singles beating Nigel O'Dowd 21-6, 21-8
Ger Coonan won All-Ireland S/final beating Chris Doolin 21-15, 21-11
Ger Coonan wins Munster U21 Singles beating John O'Keefe Clare in the Final -- He now meets Chris Doolin Roscommon in the All-Ireland S/Final  

  Karen Collins beaten in All-Ireland S/Final of LJBS
Ger Coonan reaches final of Nationals 19 & Under

Fergal Collins reaches final of Nationals 15 & Under        

 Paddy Collins beaten in GMBS Munster final by Dave Stack (Cork)
  Paul Coleman & John Lee Beaten in Munster JBD Final By Cork

 Fergal Collins wins Munster U16 Singles 40x20 Title beating Seamus O'Carroll in the Final 

  Ballina Junior Club Team Beaten in All-Ireland  Club Final  By Clogh From Kilkenny in Crinkle.

  Ballina Junior Club Team Reach All-Ireland Final beating Moycullen from Galway in Semi-Final

Ballina are Munster Junior Club Champions after comprehensive win over St.Augustines Waterford  in Kilworth on Wed. Feb.2nd. Team : M.Mc.Inerney,G.Coonan,J.Mc.Quaid,P.Coleman,J.Lee.

Ger Coonan Wins Mens B Munster Open Final -(see results page)

U15 - Fergal Collins reaches S/Final out of 48 entries

Ballina, Boher, Killaloe Girls & Killaloe Boys National Schools compete in Cumann na Mbunscoil - results on Schools page

60x30 Tournaments are in full swing -See site page for Draws/Results & League Table.

Handball Updates on KRFM Sportswatch each Saturday 11 A.M. - 12.30 P.M. ( 106.3 FM & 106 FM)