Fifty ladies competed in the July Medal on 30 June, which was very generously sponsored by McKinney Timber, represented by fellow lady golfer, Mrs Cait McKinney.

Mrs Karen Edgar, Lady Captain, welcomed Cait McKinney and thanked her and her family at McKinney Timber for their support and the beautiful array of prizes.

Patricia Hughes took the honours with a fantastic nett 63 points and Eileen Fitzsimmons was second with another super score of nett 66.

The gross was won by Paula McCrory with 81.  Anne O’Reilly was third with nett 70, beating Michelle Kinane, Gail Steed, Helen McLaughlin on the countback.

The category winners were:

Cat A – Michelle Kinane             nett 70

Cat B – Gail Steed                     nett 70

Cat C – Helen McLaughlin         nett 70

Cat D – Joy Steenson                nett 73 (beating Anne McDonald on the countback)

Mary McElvanna won the front 9 with nett 32 and Hilary Johnston won the back 9 with nett 34.

Nineteen ladies played in the 9 hole competition which was won by Anne Black with 23 pts and Marie Corrigan was second with 20 pts.

There were birdies at the 8th for June Humphries and the 16th for Colette McSorley.

Twos were recorded at the 3rd by Colette McSorley, Barbara Gartland and LVC Lily McMullan and at the 7th for Rea Haughey, Eileen Fitzsimmons and Mary McElvanna.

A draw for the Charlemont Salver matchplay was conducted at the end of prizegiving which resulted in the following matches:

Round 1

Colette McSorley and Mary Black                       V          Sylvia Ashe and Anne Kinsella

Shernette Mullan and Maggie Donnelly               V          Aoife Lennon and Hilary Johnston

Jacqueline Kelly and Anne O’Reilly                     V          Colette McAleavey and Sheila Stinson

Emma Garrigan and Michelle Kinane                  V          Cath Murray and Mary Knott

Una Cullinane and Anne Black                           V          Eileen Fitzsimmons and Gemma Rice

Flo McCall and June Humphries                         V          Anne McDonald and Eilish Grimes

Frances Davidson and Teresa McVeigh              V          Lynne Brown and Siobhan Donnelly

Bernie McBride and Maggie McKee                    V          Theresa Campbell and Maria-Clare Quinn

Paula McCrory and Moya Brady                         V          Helen McLaughlin and Margaret Marjoram

Anne Attwell and Lena Duffy                              V          Lorraine Megaw and Maggie Clarke

Geraldine Rafferty and Bernie Rice                     V          Gail Steed and Elizabeth Mawhinney

Round 2

Winner of match between

Geraldine Rafferty and Bernie Rice V

Gail Steed and Elizabeth Mawhinney                  V          Carina Oliver and Fionnuala Oliver           

Alexandra Mawhinney and Lily McMullan            V          Cait McKinney and Sheila Hughes

Valerie Gordon and Ellen Brady                         V          Denise Murphy and Julie McCarten

30 06 22 June Medal
Back L-R: Michelle Kinane, Anne O’Reilly, Joy Steenson and Gail Steed
iddle L-R: Marie Corrigan, Helen McLoughlin and Paula McCrory
Front L-R: Mary McElvanna, Lady Captain Karen Edgar, Cait McKinney, McKinney Timber, Patricia Hughes and Eileen Fitzsimmons