National Elite Championships Day 1 RESULTS

9 bouts were boxed at the National Stadium on the opening day of the 2023 National Elite Championship:

50kg Daina Moorehouse (Enniskerry) beat Shannon Sweeney (St Annes), 5-0

57kg Jordan Smith (Holy Family L) beat Myles Casey (St Francis), 4-1

60kg Rhys Owens (Erne) beat L, 5-0ee McKee (Star A)

63.5kg Brandon McCarthy (St Michaels L) beat Anthony Malanaphy (Erne), 5-0

63.5kg John Paul Hale (Star A ) beat Daryl Clarke (Monkstown A) 3-2

63.5kg Dean Clancy (Sean McDermott) beat James McDonagh (St Pauls W), 4-1

71kg Dean Walsh (St Ibars/Josephs  beat Igor Blazhenko (Liberty), 5-0

75kg Gavin Rafferty (Dublin Docklands) beat Jack Brady (Crumlin), 5-0

92+kg Gytis Lisinskas (Celtic) beat Samuel Ilesanmi (St Marys D), RSC 3

92+kg Keith McEneaney (Dealgan) WO

Boxing in quarter and semi finals on Saturday, January 14th, begins at 3pm.

57kg Adam Hession (Monivea) V Patryk Adamus (Drimnagh)

57kg Paul Loonam (St Carthages) V Jake Rapple (Monkstown D)

57kg Jake McMahon (Liberty) V Sean Purcell (Saviours Crystal)

57kg Paddy McShane (Letterkenny) V Jordan Smith (Holy Family L)           

60kg Evan Fitzgerald (Esker) V Bayo Alabi (Westside)

60kg Davey Joyce (Holy Family L) V Teo Alin (Holy Trinity)

60kg Killian Geraghty (Greenhills/DF) V Jason Nevin (Olympic L)

60kg Adam Courtney (St Mary’s D) V Rhys Owens (Erne)

48kg Nicole Buckley (St Carthages) V Courtney Daly (Crumlin)

48kg Carol Coughlan (Monkstown D) V Ciara Walsh (Smithfield)

50kg Caitlin Fryers (Immaculata A) W/O

50kg Niamh Early (Ryston) V Daina Moorehouse (Enniskerry)

54kg Jennifer Lehane (DCU) V Rachel Lawless (Portlaoise/Defence F)

57kg Michaela Walsh (Emerald A) V Kellie McLoughlin (St Catherines)

57kg Isabella Hughes (St Mary’s D) V Kelsey Leonard (Unit 3)

60kg Clodagh Greene (Crumlin) V Zara Breslin (Tramore)

63kg Renee Roach (DCU) V Winnie McDonagh (Neilstown)

63kg Shauna Browne O’Keefe (Clonmel) V Eve Woods (DCU/Defence F)

66kg Kaci Rock (Enniskerry) V Amy Broadhurst (St Bronaghs)

66kg Leanne Murphy (Togher) V Grainne Walsh (Spartacus)

70kg Christina Desmond (Dungarvan) V Evelyn Igharo (Clann Naofa)

81kg Lisa Browne (Santry) V Bethany Doocey (Castlebar)

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