Gary Boylan signed professional terms with Sligo Rovers after impressing in the club's Under-19 side.
Boylan, from Carne Hill in Belmullet, was with the Iorras Aontaithe/Erris United Youth academy from a very early age winning numerous club and team awards over the early years of his career.
He was snapped up by Rovers for the Under-19 side and has shone in Ciaran Kelly's team, leading to a one-year contract with the first-team.
He broke through to become a regular at right-back towards the end of the 2014 season.
2015 saw Boylan feature regularly in a variety of positions and in centre midfield. He signed a new two-year contract at the end of the 2015 season.