On Friday June 1 and Saturday June 2 the ladies played for the PGA Tankard. This was an 18 hole stableford competition and the overall winner was Nora Byrne (23) with 38pts.
Nora will accompany club professional Lesley Walker to the regional final in Royal Tara later in the season.
Class A was won by Deirdre Smith (+1) 37pts and runner up was Michele Quinn (7) 35pts. Class B was won by Anne Quigley (22) 35pts on back nine from Mary Lou Grennan (25) 35pts. 3rd was Marie O’Connor (26) 34pts.
Class C winner was Ann O’Callaghan (34) 33pts; 2nd: Rosarie O’Donoghue (29) 32pts on back nine from Marian O’Brien (30) 32pts. Twos were recorded on 5th by Deirdre Smith, Una Delaney and Kitty Duffy and by Deirdre Smith Anne Quigley Jean Connolly and Marian O’Brien on 9th.
Heartiest congratulations to Michelle Quinn who scored an eagle on the par three 5th hole. Michelle shot a six iron to the green and much to her delight and that of her playing partner Ita Donnelly the ball bounced and then disappeared. Michelle celebrated her first competitive hole in one with fellow members in the club house after her round of golf.
Results of the Lady Captain Niamh Maguire’s Prize to the Men on Sunday June 10 - Winner: Carl Stewart (11) 64; Class 1 Winner: Billy Cairns (10) 67; R/up: Austin Shaw (8) 70; Class 2 Winner: Dessie Ward (12) 68; R/up: Barry Grennan (13) 70; Class 3 Winner:Joe Flanagan (20) 70; R/up: Colm Garvey (24) 71; Best Gross: Robert White (1) 74; Juvenile: Neil Murphy (16) 69; CSS: 73.