Mercy Mounthawk win U-19 basketball title

Published 12/12/2012 | 12:20

Mercy Mounthawk boys win the South West Region under 19 'A' Basketball final in Mounthawk on Monday
Mercy Mounthawk boys win the South West Region under 19 'A' Basketball final in Mounthawk on Monday

MERCY Mounthawk, Tralee made schools basketball history on Monday winning the Under-19 'A' South West Schoolboys basketball title for the first time.

They defeated Castleisland on an empathic scoreline of Mercy Mounthawk 65 Castleisland 31. It was a great team performance by the boys who now move onto the AllIreland League play-offs as a number one seed.

It also boasts well for their Schools Cup semi-final showdown with basketball powerhouse St Malachys of Belfast next Tuesday in the University of Limerick.

The cup was accepted by co-captains Darragh O'Hanlon, Patrick McCarthy and Paul McMahon.

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