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As its title might suggest, County Armagh Golf Club’s Half Century Cup is battled for by those whose 50th birthday has been and gone. Emerging victorious from this experienced coterie in a tournament sponsored by Rumour Cafe on 2 August was Neil Linton.

The Lonsdale Cup represents one of the most eagerly anticipated events in the County Armagh Golf Club calendar. With an August position on this term’s fixture list rather than its usual slot of early June, members had to wait with bated breath for that little bit longer.

For obvious reasons, the commencement of the various inter-club matchplay tournaments has been delayed this season and, indeed, many will not happen at all.

Half Century Cup/Arthur Mayne Cup & Club Stableford Results - Sunday 2nd August

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Half Century Cup

1st Neil Linton 40pts

2nd Martin Grimley 39pts (back nine)

3rd Stephen Catterall 39pts

Arthur Mayne Cup

1st Patrick Quinn 40pts

2nd Noel Loye 36pts

Club Stableford

1st Martin Gill 42pts

2nd James Nesbitt 39pts

3rd Joe Rooney 38pts (back nine)

 

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Competition Convenor 2020

Lonsdale Cup Results - Saturday 1st August

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1st Richard Black nett 65 (back nine)

2nd Paul Donnelly nett 65 (back nine)

3rd Bill McAtavey nett 65 (back nine)

4th Bernard Grimley nett 65 (back nine)

5th Gerard Cullen nett 66

6th Stephen Miller nett 67 (back nine)

7th Patrick Burns nett 67 (back six)

Gross

1st Mark Loughran gross 73 (back six)

2nd Jerome Leer gross 73 (back nine)

 

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Competition Convenor 2020

One-hundred-and-sixty-eight players contested a stableford competition at County Armagh Golf Club on 25 July but no one could match the heroics of winner, Roger Duggan.

Since succeeding long-serving Honorary Secretary Paddy Burns at the beginning of 2020, John Lowe has had the unenviable task, along with other key club officers, of guiding County Armagh Golf Club through the coronavirus crisis. However, amid the many hours spent on that sterling administrative work, John has clearly not allowed his golf game to suffer.

Seniors (Over 50s) Results

1st Patrick Hicks 38pts (back 9)

2nd Patrick Digby 38pts

3rd Gary McDonald 37pts (back 9)

 

Wednesday Competition Results

1st Kevin McElvanna 41pts

2nd Shea Brady 40pts (back 9)

3rd Andrew Allen 40pts (back 6)

 

Over 70s Competition

1st Rodney Villiers 39pts

 

Prizes have been credited to Pro Shop Account

Competitions Convenor 2020

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