Sixteen pairs left in foursomes

THE first round of the Mixed Foursomes Matchplay has been completed with the following results.

Thomas and Susan Magennis beat Denise Nelson and John McDowell 3 and 2.

Gina and Eamon McConville beat Aidan and Ada Lavery.

Merton McDowell and Vivian Faulkner beat Gerry and Denise McBrien.

William and Valerie Malcolmson beat Seamus and Maura McGrath.

Kenny and Diana Whan beat David and Mary Joe Thompson 2 and 1.

Neil Madeley and Helen Cocks beat Donald and Jane Doyle 5 and 4.

Cathal O’Neill and Teresa McConville beat Fionulla Crossey and Stephen Orr

2 and 1.

Marlene Nelson and Brendan Meade beat John and Mary Parkes 6 and 5.

Declan and Mary Dooher beat Kathleen and Barry Smyth 5 and 3.

Robina and William McCandless beat Sherwin and Karen Curran 1 up.

The ten winning pairs join the six who got byes into round two. Now it begins to get serious.