The very successful 2017 Desmond Motors Winter League Series was concluded on Saturday when the 16 qualifying teams turned out for the final, to play for the coveted Winter League Title and the other five prizes on offer.
With 16 very strong teams having qualified it was certainly all set for a very competitive final and that’s how it played out with some excellent scores returned, Team 15, Eddie Ball and Steve Moore certainly brought their A game to the final when returning a good 21 points on the front nine followed by an exceptional back nine of 26 points for an outstanding winning score of 47 points to claim the coveted Winter League Title by three points from runner’s up Team 16, Michael Coyle and Gary Mc Elroy who finished on 44 points a score good enough to win on another day.
Ladies Winter League Result.
In the Ladies section of the Winter League Team 2, Lady Captain Florence Rankin, Lorna Thompson and Myra Gough were the outstanding team, Winning the coveted title with an excellent seven round average of 48.85 points for an accumulated total of 342 points and a clear advantage of 44 points over runner’s up Team 1, Alison Wright, Anne Hamilton and Maureen Sheerin who finished on 298 points.
Winter League Dinner and Prize Presentation will take place on Friday 12th January 2018
Desmond Motors Winter League Series Final Results.
|Winners||Team 15||Eddie Ball||&||Steve Moore||47pts|
|2nd||Team 16||Michael Coyle||&||Gary Mc Elroy||44pts|
|3rd||Team 28||David Wilson||&||Brendan Gallagher||43pts|
|4th||Team 23||John Jennings||&||Jim Mc Fadden||43pts|
|5th||Team 27||Damien Martin||&||Kevin Dunn||42pts|
|6th||Team 14||David Knox||&||Stuart Gauld||40pts|
Best Round Score Winners.
|Round 1||Team 4||Robert Ewing||&||Declan Ryan||47pts|
|Round 2||Team 22||Ciaran Mc Guinness||&||Dermott Harkin||45pts|
|Round 3||Team 2||Terry Cavanagh||&||Jason Murray||45pts|
|Round 4||Team 11||Ciaran O’ Doherty||&||Gary Jackson||47pts|
|Round 5||Team 26||Joe Bradley||&||Seamus Mc Laughlin||43pts|
|Round 6||Team 20||Martin Campbell||&||Gary Mc Closkey||45pts B.O.T.|
|Round 7||Team 19||Kieran Duffy||&||Cormac Cassidy||42pts|
|Round 8||Team 21||Martin Mc Eleney||&||Sean Mc Eleney||42pts B.O.T.|
|Round 9||Team 8||Stephen Doherty||&||Trevor Holmes||38pts B.O.T.|
|Round 10||Team 5||Peter Kemish||&||Adrian Browne||38pts|