Murphy in the lead at Munster Boys, Desmond shoots a 66

Fred Daly Trophy Munster Finals

John Murphy (Kinsale Golf Club)

Kinsale’s John Murphy leads the Munster Boys heading into the final round at Dromoland Castle.  The Munster and Ireland golfer was two shots off the lead after the first round and today he added a 70 to finish in -7 after 36 holes.  Murphy was two over for his round after six holes but five birdies in six holes set his round alight.  He birdied the ninth to turn on one over and then he reeled off four birdies in a row from the 11th to the 14th to get back into the red.  He bogied the par three 17th and signed for a two under par 70.  Murphy has a three shot lead over Andrew Mulhall and first round leader Hugh O’Hare.

Monkstown’s Sean Desmond shot the lowest round of the day, he carded a six under par 66.  Desmond’s 66 featured eight birdies and two bogies.  He is now on level par in fifth place, just behind David Cunningham from Tandragee on -2.  Mallow’s Adam Boland is the third Cork golfer in the top ten, Boland is in 8th place on +3.

Sean Desmond

Greg Barrett (Mallow) is in the top 20 and Kinsale’s Mark Healy is in the top 30.  Jack Egan from Muskerry was the only other Cork golfer to make the cut.  52 players made the cut for tomorrow’s final round, with a shotgun start scheduled for 8.30am.

 

Munster Boys Amateur Open Championship 2016  Kindly sponsored by Gleeson Sports Scene.  End of Day Results Round 2, Cut fell at +12 (CSS 73)

137 John Murphy (Kinsale) 67 70
140 Andrew Mulhall (Waterford Castle Golf Club) 71 69 , Hugh O’Hare (Fortwilliam Golf Club) 65 75
142 David Cunningham (Tandragee Golf Club) 72 70
144 Sean Desmond (Monkstown Golf Club) 78 66
145 Niall Hearns (Mountrath Golf Club) 70 75
146 Matthew Fitzsimons (Ardglass Golf Club) 71 75
147 Adam Boland (Mallow Golf Club) 74 73
148 Alan Fahy (Dun Laoghaire Golf Club) 77 71 , Christopher Cosgrave (Elm Park Golf Club) 75 73 , Liam Power (Galway Golf Club) 73 75 , Jack Tuohy (Galway Bay Golf Club) 73 75 , Rory Murphy (Powerscourt) 72 76
149 Michael Kennelly (Athenry Golf Club) 73 76
150 Liam Nolan (Galway Golf Club) 76 74 , Morgan Hanley (Limerick Golf Club) 76 74 , Tyrone Clarke (Royal Portrush Golf Club) 75 75 , Greg Barrett (Mallow Golf Club) 74 76 , Cameron Raymond (Newlands) 73 77 , Sean Enright (Limerick Golf Club) 73 77 , Robert Moran (Castle) 72 78
151 Sean Burke (Galway Golf Club) 78 73 , Patrick Somers (Grange) 78 73 , Liam Whelan (Mount Wolseley Golf Club) 76 75 , Aaron Ryan (Thurles) 76 75 , Harry Gillivan (Westport Golf Club) 75 76 , Zachariah Glynn (Bray) 75 76 , Dara Phelan (Faithlegg Golf Club) 73 78 , Mark Healy (Kinsale) 73 78
152 Harry Duggan (Kilkenny Golf Club) 77 75 , Brian Staunton (Mount Juliet Golf Club) 75 77 , Darragh Smith (Castle) 74 78 , Michael Shiel (Athenry Golf Club) 71 81
153 Conor Meade (East Clare Golf Club) 80 73 , Ciaran Vaughan (Limerick Golf Club) 78 75 , Charlie Mc DONNELL (Castleblayney Golf Club) 72 81
154 Ross Kelly (Tuam Golf Club) 80 74 , Jake Rowe (Tandragee Golf Club) 78 76 , Jake Vickers (Balbriggan Golf Club) 78 76 , Ryan Corry (Clandeboye) 77 77 , Jack Hearn (Tramore Golf Club) 74 80 , Aj McCabe (Malahide Golf Club) 74 80 , Conor Byrne () 74 80
155 Patrick Cunnane (Malone) 82 73 , Jonathan Hayden (The Royal Dublin) 76 79 , Jack Madden (Dungannon Golf Club) 75 80
156 Jack Egan (Muskerry Golf Club) 81 75 , Lorcan O ‘ Sullivan (The Heritage Golf Club) 79 77 , Conor Kavanagh (Newbridge Golf Club) 78 78 , Aaron Bagnall (Millicent Golf Club) 77 79 , Richard Duggan (Kilkenny Golf Club) 76 80 , Cillian Lawless (Athenry Golf Club) 76 80
MISSED CUT

157 Ian Halpin (Cahir Park Golf Club) 81 76
158 Joseph O’Neill (Tralee Golf Club) 83 75 , Jonathan Keane (Lahinch Golf Club) 80 78 , Darren Hourihan (Douglas) 79 79 , Seán Dowling (Beaverstown Golf Club) 79 79 , Cillian Moloney (Fota Island Golf Club) 78 80
159 Joseph Hanney (Island) 83 76 , Ross Latimer (Knock) 82 77 , Shane Hogan (The Heritage Golf Club) 81 78 , Gabriel Gribben (Fortwilliam Golf Club) 80 79 , Jesse McCormack (Dooks Golf Club) 79 80 , Michael McGurk (Warrenpoint Golf Club) 77 82
160 Ronan Cross (Ballybunion Golf Club) 82 78 , Aaron Cashin (Tramore Golf Club) 80 80 , Daniel Raher (Dungarvan Golf Club) 79 81 , Ryan Sheerin (Tullamore Golf Club) 79 81 , Eoghan C O’Neill (Limerick Golf Club) 78 82 , Conor Rice (Athlone Golf Club) 78 82 , Tommy Smyth (Castle) 78 82 , Ryan Foley (Dromoland Golf Club) 76 84
161 Brian O’Connell (Bandon Golf Club) 86 75 , James Temple (Portmarnock) 85 76 , Sean Kestell (Charlesland Golf Club) 83 78 , Cathal Hastings (Castlebar Golf Club) 82 79 , Sean Doyle (Athlone Golf Club) 79 82
162 Eoin Murphy (Dundalk Golf Club) 79 83 , Aaron Howard (Palmerstown Stud) 78 84 , Eric Rumley (Kinsale) 78 84 , Conor Glennon (Glasson Golf Club) 78 84 , Daniel O Sullivan (Mallow Golf Club) 76 86 , Simon Cullen (Kilkenny Golf Club) 76 86
163 Barry Howlin (The Heritage Golf Club) 81 82
164 Mikey Burke (Galway Golf Club) 85 79 , Conor Mc Guinness (Claremorris Golf Club) 84 80 , Jeff Hogan (Castletroy Golf Club) 83 81 , Ross Fitzgerald (Limerick Golf Club) 83 81 , Cian Mooney (Faithlegg Golf Club) 81 83 , Caolan Murphy (Greenore Golf Club) 81 83 , James Cronin (Woodbrook Golf Club) 81 83
165 Christopher Rabbette (Esker Hills) 87 78 , Jake Oriordan (Dungarvan Golf Club) 84 81 , Eoin McCarthy (Faithlegg Golf Club) 83 82 , Paul Kelly (Glasson Golf Club) 78 87 , Kevin Power (Kilkenny Golf Club) 78 87
166 Callum Slater (Headfort Golf Club) 82 84 , Tommy Doran (Balbriggan Golf Club) 77 89
167 Michael Lenihan (Goldcoast) 86 81 , Ross Murphy Sweeney (Glasson Golf Club) 85 82 , Sean Leonard (Mitchelstown Golf Club) 85 82 , Seán Dodd (St. Anne’s) 84 83 , Conor Roe (Powerscourt) 84 83 , Paul Conroy (Enniscorthy) 83 84 , Conor Ruane (Galway Bay Golf Club) 82 85 , Dylan Finlay (Dun Laoghaire Golf Club) 82 85
168 Seamus Burke (Mount Juliet Golf Club) 87 81 , Brian Mc Guinness (Claremorris Golf Club) 85 83 , Michael Wylde (Killiney Golf Club) 83 85 , Niall Grant (Island) 82 86 , Michael O Farrell (Galway Golf Club) 79 89 , Donal Groome (Moyvalley) 79 89
169 Harry Sheehy (Dromoland Golf Club) 91 78 , Tom Crotty (Waterford Castle Golf Club) 88 81 , Thomas Plunkett (Crover House Golf Club) 84 85 , Charlie Dawson (Tramore Golf Club) 84 85
171 Keith McDermott (Highfield Golf Club) 88 83 , Joe O Farrell (Galway Golf Club) 84 87
172 Eric Doran (Baltinglass Golf Club) 88 84 , Robert Abernethy (Dun Laoghaire Golf Club) 81 91
173 Luke Flynn (Dun Laoghaire Golf Club) 87 86
174 Patrick O’Riordan (Bantry Bay Golf Club) 91 83 , Denis Gaffney (Carton House Golf Club) 82 92
175 Patrick Naughton (Limerick Golf Club) 92 83 , Calum Spicer (Dromoland Golf Club) 90 85
176 Enda Kennedy (Black Bush) 86 90
177 Adam Walsh (Mallow Golf Club) 96 81 , Ronan Feerick (Mallow Golf Club) 86 91
178 Andrew Mays (Portmarnock) 91 87
181 Hugh Kirby (Limerick Golf Club) 85 96
201 Darren Cotter (Castletroy Golf Club) 102 99
Daniel Madden (Dungannon Golf Club) NR 81 , Harry McGeary (Dungannon Golf Club) 83 NR , Ross John O’Toole (Newbridge Golf Club) 86 NR , Stephen Meegan (Headfort Golf Club) 90 NR , Josh Hogan (Fota Island Golf Club) 90 NR , Daniel McNally (Carton House Golf Club) NR , David Kitt (Athenry Golf Club) 72 DQ , Liam Dowling (Mallow Golf Club) 85 WD , Paddy Culhane (Galway Golf Club) 85 WD , Oliver Pearson (Cahir Park Golf Club) 91 WD , Louis O’Hara (Athenry Golf Club) WD , Brian Jnr Fehily (Newlands) WD , Andrew Hickey (Ballyhaunis Golf Club) WD , Mark Burke (Tuam Golf Club) WD
90 Luke O’Brien jnr (Limerick Golf Club) 90