McNeill wins captain’s prize for ladies at Cairndhu

Cairndhu lady golfers have had a busy few weeks, culminating in club captain Alex Maguire’s competition.

Cairndhu club captain, Alex Maguire with prizewinners in his ladies' competition. INLT 25-634-CON

With the course maintained to an excellent standard by Vinny Magill and his team, it was imperative that good scores would be produced and Eleanor McNeill certainly didn’t disappoint, coming in with a creditable 40 points, closely followed by Anne McIlroy with 38 points. Third place went to Bobby Haveron.

The captain’s wife and lady captain, Laura Maguire, picked up the gross prize while daughter Ruth won the prize for the longest drive.

New girls Angela Adams and Judith Taylor won first and second nine-hole prizes with 20 points apiece.

Captain Alex presented an array of beautiful prizes at the prizegiving supper.

Earlier in the week, the ladies played their annual Trophy Match against Larne Golf Club and narrowly won by two points.

The May Open Stableford competition was generously sponsored by Caffe Spice and prizes were presented by chef, Mark Saunderson as follows:

1, Paula McKinstry 35 points; 2, Sinead Robinson 34pts. BBN; 3, Jean Orr 34pts. Gross – Bev Moore.

McMurtry Salver – 1, Bobby Haveron; 2, Margaret Crory.

Helen Bonugli Cup – 1, Ruth Campbell 35pts BBN; 2, Una Duncan 35pts.

June Medal:

1, Amanda McKinstry 72 nett

2, Una Duncan 73 nett