It has been a mixed few weeks for our teams. The good run of the Mixed Foursomes team came to an end against a strong Mount Juliet team on the 10th of June. 3 matches were played at home and 2 away. Two matches lost on the 16th and 18th while Louise Boshoff and Jim Turner were called in all square going on to the 18th. One match lost away while the other match with Lily Rowe and Nicky Reville were called in off the 17th all square. Team: Nicky Reville/Lily Rowe, Neil Murphy/Maggie Hearne, Joe Cashe/Leonie Furlong, Andy O’ Brien/Tara Dunne, Jim Turner/Louise Boshoff. Team Managers: Tara Dunne & John Pitt.
The Ladies Finn Trophy Fourball team were beaten by New Ross on 11th of June, all matches were played away in New Ross. The team was: Ruth Kennedy/Mary Walsh, Margaret Atkinson/Martina Dempsey, Lily Rowe/Mary O’ Leary, Louise Boshoff/Una Robinson & Anna Sullivan/Wendy Tiernan. Team Managers: Tara Dunne & Breda Devoy
The Ladies Boyne Trophy fourball team bowed out against a strong Waterford team, 2 matches were played away and 3 matches at home. It was a very close encounter with 3 matches going to the 19th, 20th and 22nd where Waterford emerged the eventual winners on a 3-2 scoreline. The team on the day was: Carmel Murphy/Mary Rice, Margaret Atkinson/Therese Glasheen, Yvonne MacSweeney/Trish Boyd, Theresa Kehoe/Anna Sullivan & Beppi O’ Connor/Denise Dunne. Team Manager: Lily Rowe
The Gents Jimmy Bruen team recorded a fantastic win last weekend in New Ross and have now set up a Leinster Quarter Final match against Woodbrook (date & venue tbc). The team consists of five foursomes pairs. Wexford qualified on the Saturday with a great score of 322 and then went on to beat Kilkenny in their semi final match. The team then went on to beat locals New Ross in the final on Sunday afternoon. The team over the two days was: Joe Cashe/Ray Cullinane, Maurice Delaney/Colin Edwards, Mick Creane/Roy Sexton, Ger Thomas/Neil Murphy, Tommy Morrissey/Alan Keeling, Paul Lambert/Chris Hayes. Team Managers: Nicky Murphy & Jim Turner.
Another busy weekend in store for our teams starting with the Gents Senior Cup team who play Coollattin on Saturday in Kilkenny. The Ladies Junior Cup team are also out on Saturday; they play Carlow in Mount Juliet. Also in action over the weekend is the Ladies Junior Foursomes team who play on Sunday followed by both the Ladies Challenge Cup & Senior Foursomes teams who are playing their matches on Monday. Best of luck to all!