Carry wins 2016 Philipstown Whist League

Gavin McLaughlin


Gavin McLaughlin

Carry wins 2016 Philipstown Whist League

Philipstown Whist League winner for 2016, Maureen Carry, receiving the Pat Bellew Memorial Trophy from Killian Bellew and organiser Gene McDaniel

Maureen Carry picked up the Pat Bellew Memorial Trophy after winning the 2016 Philipstown Whist League with 190 points.

The competition has been in for existence three years now and Maureen has won it in 2014 2016 and came second in 2015. Breda Malone has been her main adversary, finishing second in 2014, winning it in 2015 and again coming in as runner-up in 2016.

The Philipstown Whist Society would like to thank Killian Bellew for representing the Bellew family on the night and presenting the winning trophy to Maureen.

2016 Philipstown Whist League results - 1st: Maureen Carry 190; 2nd: Breda Malone 155; 3rd: Noel Malone 130.

Week 52 results, 29/12/16 - Top: Kay McCauley 149; 1st Lady: Noel Malone 146; 2nd Lady: Bridie Minogue 144; 1st Gent: Fr Dermot Maloney 146; 2nd Gent: Jimmy Sheelan 143; Ladies Sweep: Bridie Minogue 34; Gents Sweep: Fr Dermot Maloney 32.

Week 51 results, 22/12/16 - Top: Maureen Carry 163; 1st Lady Joint: Frances Meade and Marie Boylan 134; 1st Gent: Mary King 142; 2nd Gent: Anthony Nulty 137; Ladies Sweep Joint: Ethel Nulty and Marion Kearney 24; Gents Sweep: Gene McDaniel 18.

Week 1 results 05/01/17 - Top: Fr Dermot Maloney 158; 1st Lady: Maureen Carry 145; 2nd Lady: Frances Meade 143; 1st Gent: Anthony Nulty 150; 2nd Gent: Mary King 145; Ladies Sweep: Kay McCauley 22; Gents Sweep: Tony Sharkey 17.