Club News‎ > ‎

USHA National Collegiate Titles at the 62nd United States Intervarsity’s 40 x 20 Handball Championships

posted 10 Mar 2014, 16:13 by ger doyle
SEAN AND SHANE WIN US TITLES: Windgap Handballers Sean Foley and Shane Walsh were the proud recipients of USHA National Collegiate Titles at the 62nd United States Intervarsity’s 40 x 20 Handball Championships held in Raleigh, North Carolina recently. Part of an Irish team of thirty five made up from made up of nine colleges they delivered the country’s best results to date. In the men’s B competition Sean Foley representing UCD was made to battle all of the way after losing the first game 21-19. Having won the second 21-18 from 18-16 down, Sean took the title when he won the tie-breaker 11-7. The Clubs second title came in the last game of the championships at the North Carolina State University when Shane Walsh partnered by Alexander Sheehan of the Abbey side Club Dungarvan representing their college UL won the B doubles final. In another tight game it went to a tie-breaker after the pairs shared the first two games 21-7, 19-21 before the title was won by 11-3 against a Lake Forrest pairing.
Comments