Raphoe boxers were the clear winners at the club’s annual boxing tournament held in the CPI Centre in Castlefin, on Saturday night.
A bumper crowd turned out for the first fight night in Castlefin in 16 years to watch Raphoe boxers prevail 7-3 on the night. The Raphoe winners were Liam McMonagle, Liam Lynch, Orin Devine, Conor Coll, Danny Doogan, Ryan McCullagh and Gerard Crawford, while Liam McMonagle also picked up the boxer of the night award. He was selected by Clr. Frank McBrearty.
James McCarron, Carrigart, Patrick Quinn, Dungloe and Marty McDermott, Dunfanaghy were the referees.
There were also wins on the night for Niall Brady Devenney, Bluestack BC - who made his competitive outing; Aaron Kelly, Dunree BC, Darren McCole, Dungloe BC,
The 15 bout card also included four non-contest and one exhibition fight between Ulster and 9 Counties champion Cody Lafferty, Raphoe and Deanna Clarke, Coleraine.
The full-list of fights and results -Non-contest; Corrie Brolly versus Jack McNamee; Rocha McCullagh versus Marie Sweeney; Aaron McDaid versus Kyle Johnston (St John Bosco); Liam Crawford versus Jamie Dowd, Bluestack BC - Exhibition: Cody Lafferty, Raphoe versus Deanna Clarke, Coleraine.
Boy1 - 39 Kg: Niall Brady Devenney, Bluestack beat Danny Roulston, Raphoe; Boy 1- 44Kg; Liam Lynch, Raphoe defeated Mark Campbell, St John Bosco; Boy 2 - 48 Kg; Aaron Kelly, Dunree defeated Brendan Boyle, Raphoe; Boy 1- 39 Kg: Liam McMonagle, Raphoe defeated Conor Duffy, St Bridgets; Boy 2- 44Kg; Orin Devine , Raphoe defeated Hugh Doherty,St Bridgets; Boy 4- 60 Kg ; Conor Coll, Raphoe defeated Aaron Coyle, Letterkenny; Intermediate- light-weight; Darren McCole, Dungloe defeated Denis Lafferty, Raphoe; Intermediate- middle-weight; Danny Doogan, Raphoe defeated Jordon Simpson, Rochester, Derry; Intermediate- middle-weight; Ryan McCullagh, Raphoe defeated James Bonner, Dungloe; Intermediate- cruiser-weight; Gerard Crawford, Raphoe for Brian Ward, Letterkenny.