Michael McGrath triumphs in Captain’s Prize at County Tipperary

The final of County Tipperary’s Golf and Country Club Captain’s Prize was played last weekend on the 29th July. The results are: 1st Michael McGrath (9) 142; 2nd Vinny Downey (10) 143; Best Gross: Sean Alley (2) 151; 3rd Dermot Keating (8) 145; 4th Michael O’Dwyer (12) 146; 5th Eoghan O’Brien (6) 146; 6th Michael Ryan (R/G) (17) 148. CSS 74.

The final of County Tipperary’s Golf and Country Club Captain’s Prize was played last weekend on the 29th July. The results are: 1st Michael McGrath (9) 142; 2nd Vinny Downey (10) 143; Best Gross: Sean Alley (2) 151; 3rd Dermot Keating (8) 145; 4th Michael O’Dwyer (12) 146; 5th Eoghan O’Brien (6) 146; 6th Michael Ryan (R/G) (17) 148. CSS 74.

Category 1: 1st Jamie Keaty (9) 154; 2nd Owen O’Keeffe (8) 157; 3rd Bernard Ryan (8) 157

Category 2: 1st Peter Hayes (14) 149; 2nd Paul McGrath (13) 154; 3rd Michael Butler (14) 155

Category 3: 1st Trevor Melbourne (16) 148; 2nd Pat Horan (18) 149; 3rd Michael Hanly (18) 151

Past Captains – John Browne (17) 154

Committee – Oliver Carr (6) 157

Leading Qualifier – Michael O’Grady (6) 70

There was a competition for the non qualifiers and the results are: 1st John Ryan (C) (16) 36 pts; 2nd Kevin O’Sullivan (12) 36 pts; 3rd Larry Keane (7) 36 pts

There was a great turnout for the prize giving on Sunday night and many favourable comments on Captain John Bourke’s first prize of a vintage inscribed silver tray and the very generous prize for Carton House.

This week is open week from Monday 30th July to Wednesday 8th August.