There were 82 competitors, which included many visitors, in the prestigious Armaghdale Open Stroke competition held at Co Armagh Golf Club on Saturday 5 September 2020.
One of the ‘majors’ at Co Armagh, the Armaghdale competition was again very generously sponsored by Gerard and Frances Davidson T/A Business Account Services Accountants and Auditors.
Competition Standard Scratch was 70.
1st Michelle Kinane nett 68
2nd Colette McSorley nett 68
3rd Bernie Rice nett 70
Gross Paula McCrory 81 beating Lily McMullan on countback
4th Lynne Brown nett 70
5th Maggie McKee nett 70 beating Anne Kinsella on countback
Visitor Prize – Jennifer Wilson nett 74
Cat A Lily McMullan nett 73
Cat B Anne Kinsella nett 70
Cat C Fionnuala Quinn nett 73
Cat D Jill McKenna nett 72
Back 9 Gail Steed nett 32
Front 9 Brigid McEneaney nett 35 beating Eileen Fitzsimmons on countback
A further 22 ladies played in the 9-hole competition which was won by Gemma Rice with nett 34. Rea Haughey was second with nett 35, beating Mary McElvanna on the countback.
There were birdies at the 1st and 8th for Colette McSorley and 2s at the 3rd for June Humphries, the 7th for Pauline Gingles and at the 11th for Cait McKinney.
The handicap cuts were Lynne Brown 24-23.1, Anne Kinsella 20-19.0 and Colette McSorley 11-10.1.