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Great action for Captain Anne’s big day

Captain Anne Duggan presenting her Lady Captain’s prize to Margaret Campion with prizewinneres Fildelma O’Connor and Kathleen O’Keeffe, and second row, Kathleen Wall, Sinead Galvin, Mai Bergin and Máire Geaney,with, at back from left.Moira Quinlan, Amy Arthur, Annette McNeice and Catherine Cronin.
Picture: Michelle Cooper Galvin

It was one of the biggest days of the year at Killarney Golf and Fishing Club and, thankfully, the weather didn’t play spoilsport as Lady Captain Anne Duggan hosted her big prize day with four separate categories up for grabs.

Captain Anne Duggan presenting her Lady Captain’s prize to men’s winner Cornelius O’Connor with (left) Stephen O’Neill, Eoin O’Donoghue and Teddy O’Sullivan, and, second row, Dean Fitzgerald, Peter Counihan, Tomas Sugrue and James Jones with, back from left, Denis Coleman, Colm O’Shea, Gerard Moroney, Chris Myers and Conor Linehan.
Picture: Michelle Cooper Galvin

Anne was elected Lady Captain alongside Men’s Captain Tommy Galvin and President Junior Finnegan, at the start of the year, and they are certainly making up for time and action lost during the pandemic lockdowns with very busy schedules on both the Killeen and Mahony’s Point courses.

Captain Anne Duggan presenting her Lady Captain’s prize to junior girls ‘winner Kate McCann with prizewinners (left) Fiona Brunner, Aoife O’Sullivan and, back left. Eileen Whelan Junior Girls’ Officer and Saoirse Dinham.
Picture: Michelle Cooper Galvin

The ladies’ winner on Anne’s Captain’s Prize day was Margaret Campion and others to make their mark on the day included Kathleen O’Keeffe, Fildelma O’Connor, Mai Bergin, Kathleen Wall, Sinead Galvin, Catherine Cronin, Annette McNeice, Máire Geaney, Amy Arthur and Moira Quinlan.

In the men’s competition the honours went to Cornelius O’Connor who fought off great challenges from Eoin O’Donoghue, Dean Fitzgerald, Teddy O’Sullivan, Peter Counihan, Tomás Sugrue and James Jones.

Captain Anne Duggan presenting her Lady Captain’s prize to junior boys’ winner Luke McCann with (left) Dara O’Shea, Tom Knoblauch and, second row, Tomás O’Shaughnessy, Brian Horgan and Luke Rennie and, back from left, Colm O’Shea Vice Captain and John O’Shea Junior Boys Officer at Killarney Golf and Fishing Club.
Picture: Michelle Cooper Galvin

Best of the junior girls was Kate McCann with prizewinners and others to impress in that competition included Fiona Brunner, Aoife O’Sullivan and Saoirse Dinham.

The junior boy’s competition winner, meanwhile, was Luke McCann who edged clear of Dara O’Shea, Tom Knoblauch, Tomas O’Shaughnessy, Brian Horgan and Luke Rennie.

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