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Thursday, July 02, 2015

Irish senior women's close championship at Castletroy


LEADING QUALIFIER MacLAREN PLAYS TITLE HOLDER WEBB FOR PLACE IN FINAL
 

Leading qualifier Mary MacLaren (Royal Portrush) defeated Catherine Reilly (The Heath) and Fiona Corbett (Castletroy) to safely navigate into the semi-finals of the Irish Senior Women's Close Championship at Castletroy today.

MacLaren will face defending champion Laura Webb (East Berkshire) who narrowly edged out Mary Dowling (Mallow) at the 19th
The second semi-final sees 2013 Seniors Close Champion Suzanne Corcoran (Portumna) play 2013 Seniors Open Champion Gertie McMullen (The Island) who both safely made it through today‚Äôs matchplay rounds.

In the Plate, Catherine Bird (Nenagh) will play Niamh Giblin (Dun Laoghaire) while Fionnuala McGrady (Dunmurry) will play Ann Monteith (Slieve Russell).


CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH-PLAY
 FIRST ROUND
Mary MacLaren (Royal Portrush) beat Fiona Corbett (Castletroy) 2/1
Catherine Reilly (The Heath) beat Vivienne Houston (City of Derry) 4/3
Laura Webb (East Berkshire) beat Mary Duane (Hermitage) 1 hole
Sheena McElroy (Grange) lost to Mary Dowling (Mallow) 1 hole
Carol Wickham (Laytown and Bettystown) beat Valerie Shannon (Lahinch) 8/7
Suzanne Corcoran (Portumna) beat Violet McBride (Belvoir Park) 3/2
Gertie McMullen (The Island) beat Pauline Walsh (Headfort) 2/1
Phil O'Gorman (Laytown and Bettystown) lost to Pat Doran (Donabate) at 19th

  
  QUARTER FINALS
Mary MacLaren (Royal Portrush) beat Catherine Reilly (The Heath) 2 holwa
Laura Webb (East Berkshire) beat Mary Dowling (Mallow) at 19th
Carol Wickham (Laytown and  Bettystown) lost to Suzanne Corcoran (Portumna) 3/2
Gertie McMullen (The Island) beat Pat Doran (Donabate) 2/1

FRIDAY MORNING SEMI-FINALS

MacLaren  -v- Webb
Corcoran -v- McMullen


PLATE MATCHPLAY - ROUND 1
Catherine Bird (Nenagh) beat Fiona McComb (Ballycastle) 5/4
Eilish Ahern (Callan) beat Julie Barkman (Nenagh) 2up
Niamh Giblin (Dun Laoghaire) beat Yvonne Cassidy (Castletroy) 7/6
Valerie Hassett (Ennis) beat Glory Ryan (Castletroy) 4/3
Majorie Ahern (Lahinch) lost to Toni McDonagh (Fortwilliam) at 19th
Fionnuala McGrady (Dunmurry) beat Catherine Kavanagh (Mitchelstown) at 20th
Anita McCaw RCD Ladies) lost to Fiona Glass (Ballycastle) 3/2
Kate Evans (RCD Ladies) lost to Ann Monteith (Slieve Russell) 6/4
 

QUARTER FINALS
Catherine Bird (Nenagh) beat Eilish Ahern (Callan) 7/6
Niamh Giblin (Dun Laoghaire) beat Valerie Hassett (Ennis) 2/1
Toni McDonagh (Fortwilliam) lost to Fionnuala McGrady (Dunmurry) 3/2
Fiona Glass (Ballycastle) lost to Ann Monteith (Slieve Russell) at 19th

SEMI FINALS
Catherine Bird -v- Niamh Giblin
Fionnuala McGrad -v- Ann Monteith

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