Leah Gallen into Euro Youth quarter final

Leah Gallen, National Title No. 5, Highland Radio, Boxing Association, Letterkenny, Sport, Donegal

Leah Gallen is through to the quarter finals of the European Youth Boxing Championships in Bulgaria.

The Raphoe girl beat tough German Annemarie Schierle 3-2 in this evening's last 16 69kg bout.

She now meets Gulcan Arga of Turkey in Saturday's quarter final.

Gallen is a five time national champion and was a bronze medal at the European Junior Championships last year.