Lennox claims clean sweep with 5 best gross wins!

Last Saturday saw a presentation night for the exciting, annual Open Week which was held at Moyola Park Golf Club.

Luke Lennox from Moyola Park ©Press Eye

Remarkably Moyola Park golfer, Luke Lennox won the best gross award on five consecutive occasions, scoring 68, 67, 68, 70 and 68 for his respective rounds.

It proved a great weeks golf, fantastic weather, and thanks is extended to the many generous sponsors.

Prizes were awards as follows; HM Electrics Stableford– 1st Gerry Slowey 42pts (BB9); 2nd Bernard O’Kane 42pts; 3rd Peter McVeigh 40pts; Best gross– Luke Lennox 68.

Handicap categories: + 3 to 6 Damian McCusker 38pts; 7-12 Peter McFlynn 39pts; 13-17 Brendan Kearney 38pts; 18+ Michael O’Neill 36pts.

Colin Francis Motors Stableford– 1st Patrick McLarnon 40pts; 2nd Adam McCabe 39pts (on better last 2); 3rd Michael Gormley 39pts; Best gross– Luke Lennox 67.

Handicap category: +3 to 6 Dermot Kelly 39pts; 7-12 David Rea - 39pts; 13-17 Trevor Jamison 39pts; 18+ Brendan McKay 38pts.

Seniors- Cathal McAteer Stableford: 1st William Smith 44pts; 2nd Alison Smith 37pts (BB9 from Kevin Toner).

SDC Trailers Stroke- 1st Christopher Bradley 62; 2nd Sean Kelly 65; 3rd Alun Coulter 66; Best gross- Luke Lennox 68.

Handicap category: +3 to 6 Barry Ross 71; 7-12 Ben Kennedy 70; 13-17 Oisin Dougherty 70; 18+ Tony Maguire- 71 (BB9).

Maghera Windows and Doors Stableford- 1st Michael Speedie 40pts (better last 6 ); 2nd Joe McCloskey 40pts; 3rd David Rea 39pts; Best gross- Luke Lennox 70;

Handicap category + 3 to 6- Dean Crawford 38pts; 7-12, Odhran McGoldrick - 38pts ; 13 to 17, Peter Cowley - 37pts; 18 plus, Ivor Reid - 34pts. Hole in one, Joe McCloskey – 22 golf balls.

Noraut Poker Four Ball Better Ball; 1st Gareth Farmer (8) and Darren O’Hagan (17) 43pts; 2nd Ivor Reid (16) and Jackie Averill (8) 42pts (on last 6 holes); 3rd Adam McCabe (8) and Barry Overend (9)- 42pts (BB9); 4th Martin Toner (17) and Joe Craig (17) 42pts.

Cosmo Airport Parking Stableford; 1st Robin Kennedy 43pts; 2nd Ben Henry 42pts; 3rd Sean McKenna 40pts; Best gross- Luke Lennox 68.

Handicap category: + 3 to 6- John Joe Rocks 39pts; 7-12 Terry McNeill 40pts; 13-17, Colm Mackle 39pts.

With a fine score of 44 points, Kate McGoldrick won the JMK Garage Services RC and SAC (Draw) competition.

Second was Fiona Glass 37pts, on a better back nine from Kitty McKenna.

This Saturday brings Mr John B O’Hagans Captains Day, which also counts towards the golfer of the year.

Sunday sees the Electro Tech Stableford and Monday continues the Seniors (over 50s) Open Stablefords. Also on Monday, the annual Camogie Day takes place from 12.30pm to 3.30pm. Contact the pro shop for tee times. The ladies take part in the Sportique Moyola Challenge Foursomes next Wednesday 6th August. And, an Open Competition is down for Thursday 7th August.

Lotto Draw numbers for Sunday 27th July were 3, 9, 14 and 18. The £25 winners are Seamus Hegarty and James McMeel. Jackpot now £1500.