The RIBSA Junior team won the 2014 Celtic Challenge for the first time since 2009 in the Terry Griffiths Matchroom in Llanelli after a dramatic final session win over a talented Welsh team. This annual event features the best Irish and Welsh Under 14 and Under 16 players and this year's event was one of the most dramatic in the history of the event.
Session 1 : Ireland 10 - Wales 14
Session 2 : Ireland 11 - Wales 13
Session 3 : Ireland 13 - Wales 11
Session 4 : Ireland 12 - Wales 12
Session 5 : Ireland 13 - Wales 11
Session 6 : Ireland 15 - Wales 9
The Team Manager was Brendan Cooney from Youghal and Team Coach was PJ Nolan. The RIBSA Referee were Tony Thorpe and Paddy Hanafin and they all did a superb job.
The Under 14 Team
1. Fergal Quinn - Cookstown
2. Sean Devaney - Letterkenny
3. Aaron Goldrick - Cavan
4. JJ Monaghan - Navan
5. Corey Ramsbottom - Carlow
6. Ronan Whyte - Letterkenny
The Under 16 Team
1. Charlie Sweeney - Newbridge (2014 Captain)
2. Jason O Hagan - Castledawson
3. Darragh Cusack - Dublin
4. Shane Hourihane - Cork
5. Eamon Harkin - Letterkenny
6. Ross Bulman - Youghal
Well done Ireland!!!