Byrne off to Biella
BALTINGLASS golfer Joseph Byrne has been named by the Golfing Union of Ireland on a squad of six players to compete at the Italian U16 Boys Championship in Biella from September 3 to 5.
Boys internationals Byrne (Baltinglass Golf Club) and Joshua Hill (Galgorm Castle) have been included along with Luke Cunningham (Galway Bay), Mel Deasy (Lee Valley), Alex King (Faithlegg) and Paraic McGrath (Cregmore Park).
The GUI’s High Performance Programme at underage level is supported by Sport Ireland, Sport NI and The R&A.
Peter English (Limerick) and Peter Waddell (Knock) accompany the squad.