Ryan wins Champions cup

Twenty golfers took part in the Champions Cup on Sunday. Popular Wexford man Michael J. Ryan (24) won on a count back with a nett 68.

Twenty golfers took part in the Champions Cup on Sunday. Popular Wexford man Michael J. Ryan (24) won on a count back with a nett 68.

Michael Whelan (17) was second on 68. Third was Richard O’Hara (15) 69.

WINTER LEAGUE: The Winter League commences this weekend. It will continue for the following four weekends, weather permitting. This year there will be 11 teams of six.

The teams are on display in the clubhouse and on www.mviewgolf.com. Participants are reminded that the competition (all rounds are single Stableford) can be played on Saturday or Sunday. Two scores count in round 1; three in round 2; four in round 3; five in round 4 and all six to score in the final round.

The entry fee is 20 Euros for the five rounds.

RESULTS: October 16, Champions Cup (single stroke) 1 Michael J. Ryan (24) nett 68; 2 Michael Whelan (17) 68; 3 Richard O’Hara (15) 69; October 16, single Stableford, 1 Michael Waugh (19) 36pts; 2 Lukas Birkus (11) 34pts; October 11, Mountain View seniors outing at New Ross (single Stableford) 1 Ned Mullally (15) 37pts; 2 Eddie Kennedy (17) 35pts; 3 Mick Dunne (24) 34pts.

DIARY: Sunday, Winter League, round 1; Tuesday, MV seniors competition; Wednesday, MV ladies competition; Sunday, October 30, Winter League, round 2.