GOLF: B&M Homestore Club classic starting at Foyle

Pauls Butchers Spring League Presentation front left to right: Mr Emmet McNally Captain; Stephen Radcliffe, Niall Cassidy Second; David Wilson, Rob Ewing, Declan Ryan Winners; Gary Kennedy Joint third; Monica Smith Lady Captain. Back left to right: George Fitzpatrick, Jackie Thomas and Kevin Crumley Joint third; Harry Lafferty, John Duffy and John Lafferty Joint third.
Pauls Butchers Spring League Presentation front left to right: Mr Emmet McNally Captain; Stephen Radcliffe, Niall Cassidy Second; David Wilson, Rob Ewing, Declan Ryan Winners; Gary Kennedy Joint third; Monica Smith Lady Captain. Back left to right: George Fitzpatrick, Jackie Thomas and Kevin Crumley Joint third; Harry Lafferty, John Duffy and John Lafferty Joint third.

The AB Motors NI Ltd sponsored Wednesday Open Stableford had a very good turnout with the competitors enjoying favourable conditions at Foyle.

A 41 points break of tie deciding the winner in favour of 21 handicapper Tommy Young virtue of his superior back nine.

As Paddy Coyle (11) finished runner up, with James Meehan (23) continuing his return to form finishing second with 40 points.

The gross winner was Stephen Martin after he scored 36 points; the back nine went after a BOT finish to six handicapper Darragh Glynn after he scored 22 and the Ladies category went to Margaret Killen (21) after she scored 20 points.

The club stableford competition went to Dane McCafferty (19) after he scored 42 points and Gary McCloskey (13) with 39 points was second.

The Club Competitions get underway tomorrow (Wednesday), Thursday, Saturday and Sunday the B&M Homestore club classic (re-entry permitted) competition, while the Friday Open Stableford will also be played.

Next Monday, Tuesday and Thursday is a Confined Over 50’s (one card only) competition.

Meanwhile the Faughan Valley Ladies stableford competition was won by Kathleen Cooke (27) after she scored 35 points.

Second was Evelyn Smith (28) after finishing with 32 points and Jackie McNulty (28) scored 32 points to claim third spot.

The Ladies open day takes place on Saturday and members should book a tee time by ringing (028) 71680707.

While the Redcastle Ladies ILGU Tankard competition on Monday went to Mary McArthur.

Second was Nuala McQuaide and Suzanne McGonigle was third.

Next week’s competition is the Maureen Barr Trophy.