Yvonne is the overall winner at Robena’s Captain’s Day

Banbridge Golf Club's Lady Captain Robena McCandless pictured with early bird's Denise McBrien, Bea Boyce, Susan Magennis, Helen Cocks and Marie Mills who were first out on Lady Captain's Day � Edward Byrne Photography INBL27-264EB
Banbridge Golf Club's Lady Captain Robena McCandless pictured with early bird's Denise McBrien, Bea Boyce, Susan Magennis, Helen Cocks and Marie Mills who were first out on Lady Captain's Day � Edward Byrne Photography INBL27-264EB

There was celebration and excitement around the Golf Club as the ladies of Banbridge Golf Club played at Lady Captain’s Day which was held on Saturday June 29.

Lady Captain Robena McCandless had pulled out all the stops and left no stone unturned in ensuring that the members and her guests had a fabulous day and evening.

The evening celebrations saw the presentation of the Lady Captain’s beautiful prizes. Many tales of “if only I could have...” or “If I hadn’t done..“ were heard reverberating around the clubhouse, however none of that was the case for the lucky winners.

Full list of prize winners:

Overall winner: Yvonne Galloway; Gross: Diana Whan; Runner-up: Megan Whan

Section A winner: Mary Longmore; Section A runner up - Fionnuala Crossey; Section B winner - Bronach Sands; Section B runner-up -Anne Connolly; Section C winner - Ada Lavery; Section C runner up Melissa Whan.

Front nine - Ann Mairs; Back nine - Una McSherry; Committee - Susan Magennis; Past Captains - Sally O’Hare; Pink Ladies - Margaret Lennon; Novices - Rosemary Dodds; Putting - Bea Boyce; Longest drive - Ann Marie Canavan; Nearest Pin -Una McSherry

Lady Captain’s Guest winner - Declan Dooher; Lady Captain’s Guest runner up - John Parkes; Men’s prize winner John McDowell; Men’s prize runner up - Bill McCandless; Men’s prize gross - Bruce McCandless; Mixed Foursomes winners Alana and Joe Glass; Mixed foursomes runners up Melissa Whan and Calum Barnes

The lady members of Banbridge Golf Club would like to express their sincere congratulations to the Lady Captain Robena for a fabulous year.

Last week also saw the ladies play the Daisy Ferguson greensomes, the winners of which progress to play in the Finals which are held at Royal Co Down Ladies Golf Club in August. This year’s representatives from Banbridge will be Ann Blevins and Susan Magennis. Runners up were Ann Mairs and Gina McConville. Rosemary Cocks was the winner of the Pink Ladies last week, with the monthly winner being Pat McCartan. Congratulations to all the prize winners.