Pierce Purcell Success at Old Conna
Congratulations to the Newlands Pierce Purcell team Managed by Shay Brennan and Henry Costello who won through the qualifying rounds over last weekend in Old Conna Golf Club.
Newlands were leading qualifier on Saturday with a score of 358 along with Stackstown, Elm Park and Hermitage.
In the Semi Final Stackstown were the opposition and team Newlands had an early 8am start on Sunday morning eventually winning out 3 -2 in a tight match where the last match went all the way to the 19th.
Elm Park were our opponents for an exciting Final that kicked off at 2pm. The 3 – 2 margin was again repeated in this victory with the last match this time going to the 20th where Paul Flynn holed the winning putt.
Newlands panel of players for the weekend were:
Robert O’Neill, Vivian Giles, Pat Fearon, Paul Flynn, Joe Ledwidge, Jim Fitzgerald, Mick O’Toole, James A Fitzgerald, Dermot Devlin, Philip Keegan, Philip O’Sullivan, Noel Hickey, Paul Gavin, Brian Kenny, Maurice Lynch, Cornelius O Brien, Jim McAuliffe, Mick Cooke, David Walsh and Pat Kiely.