GOLF: Good podium weekend for McCann at City of Derry

Margaret Lapsley Trophy Mixed Foursomes picture winners from left to right Mr Peter Fallon (Captain) and Christine McCafferty (Runners Up) and  Alison Wright and Kevin Dunn (Winners).
Margaret Lapsley Trophy Mixed Foursomes picture winners from left to right Mr Peter Fallon (Captain) and Christine McCafferty (Runners Up) and Alison Wright and Kevin Dunn (Winners).

Former Club Secretary, Tony McCann (8) came out tops with 28 points over the long Prehen Course on Saturday.

Mark Sheridan (9) with 27 points was second and Malachy Armstrong (15) finished with 25 points to secure third spot.

Sunday Society stalwart Clive Brolly (7) braved the elements on Sunday to record first prize with 27 points.

Another podium finish was achieved over the weekend by Tony McCann (7) with 25 points to secure second place.

Members are reminded that the Thursday Society competition resumes this week.

The podium positions in week ten of the Foyle Sunday Society competitions were decided after a three way 38 points break of tie.

Four handicapper David Knox Jun took top honors, virtue of his superior back nine after his two over par round, Martin McCallion and Declan Burns finished second and third respectively.

The Annual Spring League sponsored by Pauls Butchers gets underway at Foyle this Saturday with the Qualifying running until Sunday 20th March.

The competition format is a teams of four 18 holes stableford event 90 per cent handicap allowance with the best two scores counting at each hole and best 6 from 10 cards counting with the top eight teams qualifying for the match play finals, for competition rules and to enter a team contact Golf Reception.

The Easter Egg Competitions also get underway at Foyle on Saturday and run daily until Sunday 20th March in three categories with the best score on either nine winning a £40 Total Golf Voucher.

Also on this weekend at Foyle is the Sunday Society competition which is down decision.