Delight as Megan Whan wins Lady President’s Cup

Lady President Glennis Smyth pictured with prizewinners from Lady Presidents Day at Banbridge Golf Club Jane Doyle, Sheelagh English, Helen Cocks, Bea Boyce, Vivian Faulkner, James Whan, Carol Quinn and Diana Whan � Edward Byrne Photography INBL1433-204EB
Lady President Glennis Smyth pictured with prizewinners from Lady Presidents Day at Banbridge Golf Club Jane Doyle, Sheelagh English, Helen Cocks, Bea Boyce, Vivian Faulkner, James Whan, Carol Quinn and Diana Whan � Edward Byrne Photography INBL1433-204EB

Sixty eight Banbridge ladies were all out on the green trying to win one of the beautiful prizes that lady President so generously sponsored on Tuesday August 12.

Nora Craig was not leaving anything to chance. On the 15th; she had a Hole in One to win nearest the pin.

Megan Whan was the winner of the Lady President’s Cup with a brilliant score of 45 points and she also picked up the Juvenile Girls Award.

Jane Doyle won Lady President’s prize with a great score of 39 and Sheelagh English won the runner up prize with 38 points.

The unluckiest player had to be Fionnuala Crossey who was beaten on count back for the Gross prize, for the Section A prize and also for the front 9 prize. Hard luck Fionnuala.

Full results are as follows:

Lady President’s Cup Megan Whan 45 points.

Lady President’s Prize Jane Doyle 39 points.

Runner Up Sheelagh English 38 points.

Best Gross winner Helen Cocks 24 gross points beating Fionnuala Crossey on countback.

Section A winner Dianna Whan 36 points beating Fionnuala Crossey on countback.

Section B winner Carol Quinn 36 points.

Section C winner Vivian Faulkner 35 points.

9 Holes winner Kathleen Smyth 13 points.

Front 9 Bea Boyce 18 points beating Fionnuala Crossey, and Suzanne Murfit on countback.

Back 9 Nora Craig 23 points

Longest drive at 14th Helen Cocks.

Nearest the pin at 15th Nora Craig.

Former Presidents’ putting prize Pat Mc Cartan.

The competition scratch score was 70. There was only one “2” Mary Longmore at 8th.

Men’s 18 Hole Winner Andrew Quinn. Runner up John Canning.

Best Gross Johnny Ward.

Juveniles Girls red blocks Megan Whan.

Boys white blocks Rory Mc Mullan.

Boys yellow blocks Matthew Reain.

Boys 9 Holes James Whan.

Golfer of the Year Points: Megan Whan 6, Jane Doyle 5, Sheelagh English 4, Dianna Whan 3, Carol Quinn 2, Melissa Whan 1.

Handicap Cuts

Jane Doyle 28 to 27

Megan Whan 24 to 21

Sheelagh English 20 to 19.