Bangor retained the Irish Junior Foursomes title with a hard-fought four-hole victory over Galway in the All-Ireland Final at Castlewarden.
In the semi-finals, Bangor saw off Baltinglass by a four-hole margin as Galway beat Mallow by three holes. But in the final it was Bangor who prevailed
Galway had taken a narrow lead after nine holes, but Bangor grew in confidence on the back nine and took the ascendancy in both matches, clinching victory when Andrew Moore and Corrie McAllister - three up playing the 16th - got the decisive half to clinch victory.
Irish Junior Foursomes, All Ireland finals
Castlewarden Golf Club
Bangor beat Baltinglass by four holes (Bangor names first)
- Thomas Beaumont & Ryan Young beat Mark Doogue & Joseph Byrne by 4 holes
- Andrew Moore & Corrie McAllister halved with Gary Allen & William Byrne
Galway beat Mallow by three holes (Galway names first)
- Cathal Nolan & Mikey Burke halved with Ed Walsh & Roy Whelan
- Colm Hughes & Michael O'Farrell beat Conor Roche & Liam Dowling by 3 holes
Bangor beat Galway by four holes (Bangor names first)
- Thomas Beaumont & Ryan Young beat Cathal Nolan & Mikey Burke by 1 hole
- Andrew Moore & Corrie McAllister beat Colm Hughes & MIchael O'Farrell by 3 holes