Its been a busy few weeks for our teams which started with the Ladies Senior Cup played in Athy on the weekend of the 20th May. The team recorded two great wins against Arklow and Callan on the Saturday to secure a semi final place on Sunday where they were beaten by defending champions Kilkenny. Team: Ruth Kennedy, Carmel Murphy, Sheila Richardson, Margaret Atkinson & Irene Bolger. The Ladies Senior Foursomes match was played the weekend after and the team had a great win over Callan; Carmel Murphy & Sheila Richardson got the first point on the board for Wexford with a convincing win on the 15th before Ruth Kennedy & Leonie Furlong sealed the win after winning on the 17th. Team: Ruth Kennedy/Leonie Furlong, Carmel Murphy/Sheila Richardson & Irene Bolger/Yvonne Mac Sweeney. Next up was the Ladies Junior Foursomes who played New Ross in Faithlegg last weekend. Mary O’ Leary & Anna Sullivan secured an early win, winning on the 12th before the dynamic duo of Theresa Kehoe & Mary Rice secured the win for Wexford winning on the 17th. Team: Theresa Kehoe/Mary Rice, Mary O’ Leary/Anna Sullivan & Maggie Hearne/Denise Dunne. Last Monday saw the Ladies Boyne Trophy team secure a great win over locals Enniscorthy, 3 matches were played at home and 2 away. Team: Carmel Murphy/Mary Rice, Sheila Richardson/Wendy Tiernan, Margaret Atkinson/Therese Glasheen, Yvonne Mac Sweeney/Trish Boyd & Theresa Kehoe/Una Robinson. The Minor Cup team rounded off a successful few weeks for our ladies with a great win over Carlow played in Mount Juliet. Team: Therese Glasheen, Osnat Manning, Ger O Brien, Breda Devoy and Deirdre Colfer.
The Gents Barton Sheild team missed out on qualification in Coollattin recently. The team was: Cian Martin/Rhys Clarke & Gary Lynch/Nico Spithas. The Barton Cup team were narrowly beaten 3-2 against Callan, 2 matches were played at home & 3 played away. Team: Mark Goodison/Larry Gainfort, Cian Martin/Paul Lambert, Maurice Delaney/Sean Hopkins, Gary Lynch/Ray Cullinane & Tommy Morrissey/Sean Flood.
Another busy weekend in store for our teams; the gents Junior Cup team play their qualifying round on Saturday and the Mixed Foursomes team take on Mount Juliet at 2pm, 3 matches at home & 2 away. Best of luck to all!