Adam McSweeney and Greg O’Mahony posted the best of the Cork results at the first round of the Irish Colleges Strokeplay at Strandhill today. McSweeney representing Cork IT and O’Mahony representing UCC both shot 76 to be tied in 10th place. Altough it was a six over par round, the CSS for the day was 74 representing the stormy conditions that prevailed in Co Sligo.
Both Cathal Butler and Gary Ward are three shots back on 79, tied for 25th place. Ward is on the Maynooth B team and they currently hold the lead in the team competition after the first round. The second and final round takes place tomorrow.