The Ballyhaunis winter league round 8 took place on Sunday on Albert’s Lock in Jamestown Co.Roscommon

Going into the last match Rory Dunne was winning the league with Gary Doyle hot on his heels. When the draw was made Rory drew peg 3 in A section and gary drew peg 10 in B section. As it turned out the end pegs dominated the match with all the big weights came from each end.


First overall on the day was Dara Finnegan with 16.600kg, Mark Leonard was second with 13.980kg and Paul Mcgreivy was third with 10.680kg

Section winners

A section

  • Mark Leonard 13.980kg
  • Shane Dunne 5.340kg

B section

  • Dara Finnegan 16.600
  • Paul Mcgreivy 10.680kg

Overall league positions

  • Rory Dunne 8points
  • Gary Doyle 10 points
  • Leigh Maitland 12 points
  • Larry Parkes 13 points

Dara Finnegan won the biggest one day catch with 16.600kg . Alan Marrable won the biggest fish, with a bream of 1.900kg,

Well done to everyone who took part and also thank you to all who helped with pegging etc

If anyone is interested in fishing next year please contact

Report courtesy of Ballyhaunis Angling Club