On Thursday 28 July forty-four ladies played the July Medal competition at Co Armagh Golf Club, which was generously sponsored by Jeff Walbran, Specsavers.

Welcoming ladies to prize-giving, Lady Captain Karen explained that the sponsor was unable to be present as he was on holidays. 

With the course still in superb condition, the fantastic scores from the previous week continued and winning the July Medal with an incredible nett 61 was Sylvia Ashe.  Second was Anne O’Reilly with nett 66.

The gross prize was won by Mary Black, with 81 gross, beating LVC Lily McMullan on countback and Maggie McKee was third with nett 67.

The category winners were:

Cat A    Michelle Kinane              nett 69

Cat B    Hilary Johnston               nett 68

Cat C    Jacqueline Kelly             nett 68

Cat D    Anne Black                     nett 71

Past Lady Captain Anne McDonald won the front 9 with nett 31 and Emer Rafferty won the back 9 with nett 32.

Twenty-two ladies played in the 9 hole competition which was won by Maura McCreesh with 19 pts and Bernie Gribben was second, also with 19 pts, beating Anne O’Hea on the countback.

There were birdies at the 1st and 15th for Michelle Kinane, at the 2nd and 6th for LVC Lily McMullan, at the 2nd and 10th for Colette McSorley and at the 15th for Aoife Lennon.

Twos were recorded by Valerie Gordon at the 3rd, Siobhan Donnelly at the 7th, Anne O’Reilly at the 11th and Mary Black at the 13th.

28 07 22 July Medal
Back L-R: Michelle Kinane, Jacqueline Kelly and Maggie McKee
Middle L-R: Hilary Johnston and Anne McDonald
Front L-R: Anne O’Reilly, Lady Captain Karen Edgar, Sylvia Ashe and Mary Black