Anne wins Eileen Steenson Memorial Competition

Anne wins Eileen Steenson Memorial Competition

Lady captain Elizabeth Mawhinney and the prize winners from the Eileen Stenson Memorial Competition.

Staff Reporter


Staff Reporter


THE annual Eileen Steenson Memorial competition which was sponsored this year by the Craic’d Pot Coffee Shop took place on Thursday 22nd March.

The competition is played in memory of Eileen who was an excellent competitor and a great ambassador for Co Armagh Golf Club. Well known in golfing circles throughout Ireland Eileen served as Lady Captain in the club’s centenary year 1993.

In addition to her activities on the Lady’s Committee Eileen devoted a great deal of her time and energies to the juvenile girls who flourished under her guidance. Unfortunately, Scott King the proprietor of the Craic’d Pot Coffee Shop was unable to attend the prizegiving.

The Lady Captain Elizabeth Mawhinney thanked Scott for his generous sponsorship of the competition and welcomed the ladies who had participated in event.

Ann Atwell was the overall winner with a score of 36 points.

The final results = 1st Place Ann Atwell 36 points., 2nd Place Ellen Brady 35 points, 3rd Place Carmel Cassidy 33 points. Category A June Humphries 32 points. Category B Vera Ellingham 30 points. Category C Helen McLaughlin 30 points. Category D Emma Garrigan 27 points. Front 9 Sheila Stinson 17 points. Back 9 Hilary Johnston 18 points. 9 Hole Competition: -. 1st Place Gina Morris 19 points.. 2nd Place Mary Knott 15 points. Carmel Cassidy returned the only two of the day at the 7th hole.

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