Alexandra Lee Troy from Ennis won the Girls Singles, Girls Doubles (with Kerry Fallon) and the Mixed Doubles with Daniel O'Meara from Killaloe, in the Connacht U13 Open on Sat 16th Nov in Sligo. In the Mixed Final she and Daniel defeated Ennis players Ronan Foley and Katie Browne. Daniel had earlier won the Boys Doubles (with Michael Staunton) when again he defeated Ronan Foley (with Benjamin Darragh)in the final. In the U17 Mixed final Moya Ryan (Ennis) and Norman Lau (Alpha) were narrowly defeated by Paul Reynolds and Rachael Darragh.
The Munster U13 & U17 Juvenile Open will be held on Dec 14th & 15th in the University of Limerick's Sports Arena. The closing date for entries is the 30th of November. Entries can be made online at the Clare Badminton Website.
Ennis had 10 players on the Clare U13, U15 and U17 Teams that played in the recent Munster Inter County Team Championships that were held in UL recently. They were at U13 Ronan Foley, Katie Browne, Patrick Bugler and Seosamh Ryan. At U15 Alexandra Troy and at U17 Karen MacNamara, Lana Browne, Eoin Flynn, Aine Ryan and Orla Murray.
Aisling Ryan has been selected on the Irish Team to play Sweden and Russia on the 3rd December. She follows former members Ruth Kilkenny and Donie O'Halloran to achieve the honour of representing her country at the highest level.