County golf titles for Ian Halpin and Aaron Ryan

JEDDY WALSH

Reporter:

JEDDY WALSH

At sunny Slievenamon yesterday (Thursday) the County Tipperary Boys Golf Championships took place in fabulous conditions. Only 12 months ago these championships had to be re-scheduled a couple of times due to a horrible summer.

At sunny Slievenamon yesterday (Thursday) the County Tipperary Boys Golf Championships took place in fabulous conditions. Only 12 months ago these championships had to be re-scheduled a couple of times due to a horrible summer.

The under 13 competition was won by Ian Halpin of Cahir Park who just shaded it on a countback from Aaron Kiely of the home club.

In the under 15 event Aaron Ryan, a five handicapped from Thurles, had all of four shots to spare over Seamus Bourke of Carrick-on-Suir

The prizewinners in each catergory were:

Co. Tipperary u-13 Boys at Slievenamon:

1st Ian Halpin (Cahir Park) 39 pts;

2nd Aaron Kiely (Slievenamon) 39 pts;

3rd Lee Treacy (Carrick) 38 pts;

Gross Darragh Lynch (Slievenamon) 26 pts;

Best over 28, Sean Culbert (Ballykisteen) 49 pts.

Co. Tipperary U-15 Boys at Slievenamon:

1st Aaron Ryan 5 (Thurles) 72;

2nd Seamus Bourke 9 (Carrick) 76;

3rd Mark Healy 7 (Bandon) 77;

1st nett Rowan O’Neill 18 (Slievenamon) 62;

2nd nett Aaron Aylward 16 (Clonmel) 64.