GOLF: Hamilton claims Lady President’s Day prize at Foyle

Mrs Avril Gallaghers Presidents Day Prize Winners at Foyle Golf Club. Back row from left to right: Faye McGrotty (gross, longest drive), Sadie OKane (nearest pin), Lorna Thompson (front 9), Vice Captain Florence Rankin (committee prize). Front row from left to right: Lady Captain Monica Smith (third), Anne Hamilton (winner), Lady President Avril Gallagher, Maureen Sheerin (runner-up).

Mrs Avril Gallaghers Presidents Day Prize Winners at Foyle Golf Club. Back row from left to right: Faye McGrotty (gross, longest drive), Sadie OKane (nearest pin), Lorna Thompson (front 9), Vice Captain Florence Rankin (committee prize). Front row from left to right: Lady Captain Monica Smith (third), Anne Hamilton (winner), Lady President Avril Gallagher, Maureen Sheerin (runner-up).

Mrs Avril Gallagher hosted a highly successful Lady Presidents Day at Foyle on Saturday with top honours going to the Clubs Competition Secretary Anne Hamilton who returned a fine score of 38 points, two clear of the rest of the field.

The Ladies Branch would like to thank Avril for her hospitality and the beautiful array of prizes which the ladies so keenly played for.

Maureen Sheerin (25) with 36 points claimed second spot and Monica Smith (21) with 35 points was third.

The gross winner was Faye McGrotty, after scoring 20 points; the visitor prize went to Jennifer Lapsley and committee prize was won by Florence Rankin.

This week the ladies will play the qualifying competition for the Nellie Garrett Foursomes Final. Please arrange own partners, markers and tee time. There will be a 18 Hole Stableford Competition for those not playing the foursomes qualifier.