Saturday, August 20, 2016

Milltown girls win Inter-club All-Ireland title

Left to right:Ellen O'Gorman, Georgia Carr,Rhona Breslin (manager), Emma Walsh, Aisling Walsh. Picture by courtesy of Ronan Lang.

Milltown claimed the Girls' Inter-club All-Ireland title with a 2.5 to 0.5 win over Enniscrone at Greystones.
Georgia Carr got the eventual champions off to a great start with a 6 and 5 win over Ailbhe Bourke and when Emma Walsh also won 6 and 5 against Lisa Sweeney, the second match between Ellen O’Gorman and Enniscrone’s Sophie Dodd was called in
Enniscrone had beaten Massereene 2-1 in their semi-final with Bourke beating Amy Kelly on the 20th in the decisive match as Milltown proved to be too strong for Shannon, winning 2.5 - 0.5.
Shannon took third place with sistersLisa and Leanne O’Shea both winning to give them a 2.5-0.5 win over Massereene.

Girls Interclub All-Ireland Finals, Greystones Golf Club


Massereene 1 Enniscrone 2

  1. Amy Kelly lost to Ailbhe Bourke 1 hole
  2. Emma Houston lost to Sophie Dodd 4 and 3
  3. Naomi Gordon-Foster bt Lisa Sweeney 5 and 3

Shannon ½ Milltown  2½

  1. Lisa O'Shea lost to Georgia Carr 2 and 1
  2. Leanne O'Shea halved with Ellen O'Gorman
  3. Ellie Pyke lost to Emma Walsh 5 and 3

Third place play-off

Shannon 2.5 Massereene 0.5

  1. Lisa O’Shea bt Amy Kelly 4 and 2
  2. Leanne O’Shea bt Emma Houston 5 and 4
  3. Ellie Pyke halved with Naomi Gordon-Foster


Milltown 2.5 Enniscrone 0.5

  1. Georgia Carr bt Ailbhe Bourke 6 and 5
  2. Ellen O’Gorman halved with Sophie Dodd
  3. Emma Walsh bt Lisa Sweeney 6 and 5