Millstreet native 15 year old Cian O’ Connor brought home the President‘s Prize in Killarney Golf Club over the bank holiday weekend. Cian, son of Colm & Colette took the weekend off from junior cert preparation to compete in the three day President’s Prize event and came out victorious against 350 competitors i the men’s competition. Cian is the youngest ever winner in the 130 year history of the prestigious event.
The winner of the Aidan Burke Memorial Trophy ( which will be presented by the Burke family on Tuesday 27th August after 3 ball scramble at approximately 7.15pm) is Cian O’Connor 2nd Willie O’Keeffe 3rd Shane Cremin & Shane Browne.
The winner of the juvenile section was 1st Sean Flynn 2nd Ronan Murphy 3rd Fionn Murphy.
The 3 ball scramble will continue this evening night (Tuesday) at the usual time of 6pm.
The Coomlogane Trophy (Adults and experienced juveniles) will be played on Friday 19th July – juveniles at 6.30pm and Adults at 7pm. Pictured below are the prizewinners of the 3 ball scramble last evening – Tuesday 16th July. [f]
The winner of the Alan O’Connor Trophy on Friday 12th July was Michael Breen, 2nd was Shane Browne and in third place was Shane Cremin. First in the juvenile category was Danny O’Riordan with Cian O’Connor in 2nd place.
Pictured below are Mary O’Connor presenting the Alan O’Connor Trophy to Michael Breen, and the group of prizewinners who played for the trophy on Friday evening.
3 ball scramble (with a twist!!) will take place as usual at 6pm on Tuesday 16th July.
The final Pitch and Putt practice session with committee members on site for assistance will take place tomorrow night (Tuesday 4th June) at 6pm in the Town Park. Competitions will begin on Tuesday 11th June.