After having come through 5 rounds of match play and overcoming opposition from Strabane, Castlerock, Royal Portrush, Ballycastle & GreenIsland, City of Derry, captained by Ciara Quigg overcame Malone in the Ulster final of the Miele championships at Athlone golf club on 8th September.
The third pairing of Ciara Quigg & Catherine McCanny had an early win on the 14th hole.
Geraldine Crossan & Maire McReynolds closed out their match on the 17th.
The first and second pairings of Naoimh Quigg & Betty McBride and Vivienne Houston & Gerda Laird were called in and halved their matches on the 19th & 18th respectively.
The final result was 3 – 1 to City of Derry.
Malone 1 City of Derry 3
Siobhan Greene (6) & Gillian Browne (16) halved with Naoimh Quigg (3) & Betty McBride (17) (called in)
Sara O'Sullivan (7) & Gemma McCrory (19) halved with Vivienne Houston (6) & Gerda Laird (17) (called in)
Karena Brady (13) & Gail McNeice (15) lost to Catherine McCanny (9) & Ciara Quigg (15) 6/4
Ann Brown (11) & Sharon Cox (21) lost to Geraldine Crossan (14) & Maire Reynolds (15) 2/1
The whole team would like to thank all the supporters who made their way to Athlone. It was greatly appreciated!
Results, Report & Photo: Catherine McCanny.