Brett McGinty to lead Team NI in Samoa

Commonwealth youth

St Johnston lad Brett Mc Ginty will lead the Northern Ireland boxing team at the upcoming Commonwealth Youth Games in Samoa.

The 16 year old who fights out of Oakleaf in Derry will captain the side at the games which get underway this Saturday 5th September.

Brett who fights at 69kg's is joined in Samoa by Stephen McKenna (Old School), James McGivern (St. George’s), Tiernan Bradley (Sacred Heart, Omagh), and Aidan Walsh (Holy Family G-G).

Ulster High Performance Coach John Conlan is overseeing the team.