The Irish European Schools Championship selection added to an impressive 2022 for Irish amateur boxing on the International stage.
29 teens made their Irish debuts at the prestigious tournament in Turkey this week and 14 came home with medals.
Team Ireland won three gold, five silver, and six bronze at the Continental contest.
The medal haul makes it an impressive 40 medals from major international tournaments since the turn of the year. Team Ireland took home a sensational 3 gold, 1 silver, 3 bronze from the European U22 Championships in Porec, Croatia.
That medal total was increased in the European Youth Championship to eight as the U18 select won 3 gold, 1 silver and 4 bronze in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Amy Broadhurst and Lisa O’Rourke won sensational World Championship gold in Istanbul and Gabriel Dossen and Dylan Eagleson added to the haul at the European Championships.
In the recent Commonwealth‘s Broadhurst, Michaela Walsh, Aidan Walsh, Jude Gallagher and Dylan Eagleson all won gold, while Carly McNaul took silver and Eireann Nugent took home bronze. While 14 emerging talents claimed medals at the European Schools Championships.
Below are the medals won so far this year:
European U22 Championships: 3 gold, 1 silver, 3 bronze
54kg Niamh Fay- GOLD
66kg Kaci Rock -BRONZE
70kg Lisa O’Rourke – GOLD
75kg Aoibhe Carabine – SILVER
54kg Dylan Eagleson – BRONZE
60kg Paul Loonam – BRONZE
92kg Jack Marley – GOLD
European Youth Championships: 3 gold, 1 silver and 4 bronze
48kg: Georgia McGovern – BRONZE
48kg: Patsy Joyce – BRONZE
50kg: Katie O’Keefe – BRONZE
63kg: Winnie McDonagh – BRONZE
70kg: Laura Moran SILVER
71kg: Bobbi Flood GOLD
81kg: Dearbhla Tinnelly GOLD
81+kg: Cliona Darcy GOLD
Women’s World Championships: 2 golds.
63 kg Amy Broadhurst GOLD
70 kg Aoife O’Rourke GOLD
Men’s European Elite Championships
64kg Dylany Eagleson SILVER
75kg Gabriel Dossen GOLD
50kg Carly McNaul, Ormeau Rd BC – SILVER
54kg Dylan Eagleson, St. Paul’s BC– GOLD
57kg Michaela Walsh, Emerald BC- GOLD
57kg Jude Gallagher, Two Castles BC– GOLD
60kg Amy Broadhurst, St. Bronagh’s BC– GOLD
70kg Eireann Nugent, Immaculata BC– BRONZE
71kg Aidan Walsh, Emerald BC– GOLD
European Schools Championships
34-36kg Ellen Winnie Joyce, Olympic L, BRONZE
38kg Carley O’Herron, Rochfordbridge BC, BRONZE
40kg Elma Barry, Setanta L, GOLD
42kg Abbey Molloy, Sacred Heart BRONZE
44kg Lauren Doherty Crinnion, Fr. Horgan’s, SILVER
46kg Alanna O’Brien, Setanta L, SILVER
70kg Chloe Louise Poleon, Dunboyne BC, BRONZE
44kg Daniel Joyce, Elite Mullingar, BRONZE
46kg James Michael Casey, Sliabh Luchra BC, SILVER
48kg Christian Doyle, Olympic L, GOLD
50kg Brandon Geoghegan, Sacred Heart, BRONZE
63kg Broderick Adbuire, Jobstown BC, BRONZE
80kg Richard Daniel Kiely, Midleton BC,BRONZE
90kg Jordie Cooke, Gleann BC, BRONZE