GOLF: Victory for Ulster in both Senior and Junior Cups

St. Ronan's College, Lurgan and Rathmore Grammer, Belfast won the Irish Schools' Senior & Junior Cups at Milltown Golf Club on Monday.

Monday, 25th April 2016, 8:47 pm
Updated Monday, 25th April 2016, 10:04 pm
Valerie Hassett (President, Irish Ladies Golf Union) the 2016 Irish Schools Senior & Junior Cup Finals at Milltown Golf Club

Niamh McSherry and Annabel Wilson returned 33 and 34 gross points which when aggregated saw them lead the field by 17 points.

The pair also teamed up with school mate Eadoin Ward who shot an impressive 18 gross points.

This is the fourth year in a row that St. Ronans College have taken the senior title.

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Rathmore Grammar, represented by Ciara Brennan and Olivia McCrystal took home the Junior Cup with a seven-point win over runners up Gorey Community School.

The pair shot 23 and 14 gross points respectively.

CSS = 35pts


67pts. St. Ronans College, Lurgan Niamh McSherry 33, Eadaoin Ward [18], Annabel Wilson 34

50pts. Ursuline College Sligo Niamh Cronin 19, Ella McDermott [3], Maeve Rooney 31

47pts. St. Angela’s Ursuline, Waterford Katie Aherne 28, Emma Elliott [13], Anna Dawson 19

44pts. St. Patricks Comprehensive Clare Lisa O’Shea 26, Leanne O’Shea 18

41pts. Muckross College Dublin Ellen O’Gorman 20, Ellen Dunleavey [14], Anna Foster 21


Best Gross (Mary Nowlan Trophy)

34pts St. Ronans College Lurgan – Annabel Wilson

Best Nett

39pts Salerno Galway – Mega Harty


37pts. Rathmore Grammar Belfast Ciara Brennan 23, Olivia McCrystal 14

31pts. Gorey Community School Kate O’Harte 21, Megan Lanigan 10, Holly Mulvey [7]

29pts. Loreto Foxrock Emma Walsh 13, Caitlin Sherin 16, Laura McCarthy [8]

25pts. Salerno Galway Megan Harty 16, Caoimhe McDermott 9, Ciara Murphy [7]

22pts. Colaiste Mhuire Clare, Shannon Hegarty 18, Emma McCarthy 4


Best Gross

18pts. Colaiste Muire Clare - Shannon Hegarty

Best Nett

33 pts. Loreto Foxroxk - Caitlin Sherin