Women - News & Results

Fifty-five ladies competed in the Club Stroke at Co Armagh Golf Club on Thursday 1 August which was generously sponsored by Seven Hills Restaurant. A further 18 ladies played in the 9-hole competition. Lady Captain, Mrs Moya Brady welcomed Lisa, Seven Hills Restaurant, to prizegiving and thanked her for their continued support.

Club Stroke 1 August 2019
Back L-R: Lynne Brown, Katherine Steenson, Mary Knott, Mary McElvanna, Paula McCrory Tish Burke, Catherine McAnerney and Margaret Marjoram
Front L-R: Teresa Corrigan, Lady Captain Moya Brady, Colette McAleavey, Lisa, Seven Hills Restaurant and Lily McMullan

The results were:

It was a beautiful summer evening on Friday 26 July for those competing in the annual Margaret Deane Mixed Greensomes competition, which had once again been very generously sponsored by Noel Conn & Co Accountants.

Welcoming everyone to prize giving Lady Captain, Mrs Moya Brady thanked Noel Conn, Noel Conn & Co Accountants for his continued support of the competition which raised money for the RNLI charity.

Mgt Deane
Back l-r: Tomas McElmeel and Mary Black
Middle l-r: Cormac O'Hare, Shea Smyth and Alexandra Mawhinney
Front l-r: Sylvia Ashe, Lady Captain Moya Brady, Dessie and Anne Kinsella and Noel Conn, Noel Conn & Co Accountants

Fifty-six ladies played in the Club Stableford competition generously sponsored by Jeff Walbran, Specsavers, on Thursday 25 July at Co Armagh.

The competition standard scratch was 70.

Mrs Moya Brady, Lady Captain welcomed a large number of ladies to prize-giving and explained that unfortunately the sponsor was unable to be present as he was on holidays. Fellow golfer Gail Steed was on hand as the sponsor's representative to present the prizes.

Karen Edgar won first place wth a fantastic 44 pts, 6 points clear of Aoife Lennon's 38 pts for second. Eileen Fitzsimons came third, also with 38 pts.

Club Stableford 25 July 2019
Back L-R: Vera Ellingham, Gemma Rice and Sheila Hughes
3 rd Row L-R: Cathleen Mone and Marion Watt
2 nd Row L-R: Paula McCrory, Eileen Fitzsimons and Una Cullinane
Front L-R: Gail Steed, representing Specsavers, Lady Captain Moya Brady, Karen Edgar and Anne O'Reilly

On Thursday 18 July thirty-nine ladies played the July Medal competition at Co Armagh Golf Club which was very generously sponsored by Divine by Donna.

July Medal 18 July 2019
Back L-R: Gemma Rice, Emma Garrigan, Maggie McKee and Colette McSorley.
3 rd Row L-R: Maura McCoy and June Humphries
2 nd Row L-R: Karen Edgar, Anne McDonald and Patricia Hughes
Front L-R: Donna, Divine by Donna, Lady Captain Moya Brady, Lily McMullan

Cathy's Beauty Salon sponsored the 3-Ball Scramble held at Co Armagh on Thursday 11 July. Welcoming a large number of ladies to prize-giving, Lady Captain, Mrs Moya Brady thanked Cathy, in her absence, for her sponsorship.

3 Ball Scramble 11 July 2019
L-R: Lily McMullan, Molly Conway, Mary McElvanna, Lady Captain Moya Brady, Elizabeth Mawhinney, Alexandra Mawhinney and Fionnuala Quinn

1 st – Alexandra Mawhinney, Fionnuala Quinn and Elizabeth Mawhinney Nett 64.8

Fifty-two ladies competed in the prestigious Ellie Mayne Cup competition on 4 July. Once again very generously sponsored by Hewitt Meats the competition was played as stroke rather than the traditional stableford format. The competition standard scratch was 70.

Mrs Moya Brady, Lady Captain, welcomed James Hewitt and fellow golfer Lily McMullan, Hewitt Meats and thanked them for their generous support of the competition.

Ellie Mayne Cup 4 July 2019
Back L-R: Marie McGreevy, Sheila Hughes, Catherine Rice, Bernie McBride and Lena Duffy
Middle L-R: Carmel Cassidy, Katherine Steenson, Hilary Johnston, Paula McCrory and Denise Murphy
Front L-R: Sylvia Ashe, James Hewitt, Hewitt Meats, Colette McSorley, Lady Captain Moya Brady, Emma Garrigan and Lily McMullan, Hewitt Meats

Co Armagh Golf Club's Lady Captain's Day took place on Saturday 22 June when ladies competed in glorious sunshine and with perfect golfing conditions for an array of beautiful prizes chosen by Lady Captain Moya. Thanks to the Greens Convenor, Greens-Staff and volunteers the course was in excellent condition and whilst it proved incredibly challenging for many, evident in the competition standard scratch of 73, the winner of the Lady Captain's prize, Bernie Rice had no such difficulties.

Lady Captains Day Winner 22 June 2019
Winner of Lady Captain's Day 2019 Bernie Rice with Lady Captain Moya Brady

The runner-up was Jill McKenna.

The annual Marie Curie Classic took place on Thursday 26 June, a few weeks later than planned due to the course having been closed on the day it was originally scheduled and, in stark contrast to that day, the weather was glorious. The competition was once again sponsored by Rice's Supermarket, Keady, who have been associated with the charity for many years.

Marie Curie Classic 27 June 2019
Back L-R: Alexandra Mawhinney, Lily McMullan, Patricia Hughes, Anne Attwell, Bernie Rice and Geraldine Rafferty
Front L-R: Phil Rice, Rice's Supermarket, Lady Captain Moya Brady and Hilary Johnston

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