Delighted Margaret emerges as the winner to lift the 02 Trophy

The Banbridge Ladies team played County Armagh Golf Club last Thursday in the quarter-final of the Ulster section of the Junior Cup.'(l to r) Denise McBrien (club captain), Helen Cox, Mildred Hodgett, Susan Magennis and Fionulla Crossey (team captain).
The Banbridge Ladies team played County Armagh Golf Club last Thursday in the quarter-final of the Ulster section of the Junior Cup.'(l to r) Denise McBrien (club captain), Helen Cox, Mildred Hodgett, Susan Magennis and Fionulla Crossey (team captain).

The ladies once again had beautiful sunshine on Tuesday July 15 as they competed for the O2 Trophy and for the lovely prizes sponsored by Susan Magennis, Teresa Mc Conville and Marlene Nelson.

Two ladies Margaret Russell and Ada Lavery returned the best cards on the day with a score of 39 points but Margaret emerged the overall winner on countback.

Section winners:

A Ann Magennis 37 points

B MaryJo Thompson 36 points

C Ada Lavery 39 points

9 Hole Winner Margaret Lennon

Golfer of the year points:

Margaret Russell 6

Ada Lavery 5

Ann Magennis 4

MaryJo Thompson 3

Helen Rankin 2

Valerie Malcolmson 1

Handicap Cuts

Margaret Russell 28 to 27

Ada Lavery 33 to 32

There were no “2”s so it rolls over to next week.

The Junior team captained by Fionnuala Crossey played against a very strong Armagh at home last Thursday and unfortunately luck was not on their side. They have all to play for in the return match.

Congratulations to Denise Nelson who won the visitors prize in Greenore.