Donlon wins Leinster Veterans at Seafield

John Ferriter (Chairman, Leinster Golf, GUI) presenting Billy Donlon (Birr) with the 2015 Leinster Veterans Amateur Open Championship trophy after his victory at Seafield Golf Club. Picture by Pat Cashman

Birr's Billy Conlon enjoyed a three-stroke victory in the Leinster Veterans Amateur Open Championship at Seafield. 

Seafield Golf Club in Co Wexford

He closed with a three over 73 to win on 10 over 150 from Cork's Peter Cowley, who led after a first round 75 but took 78 in the final round.

Scotland's Brian Grieve was third on 156 after rounds of 79 and 77 while Lucan's Mervyn Eager was fourth on 159.

Peter Cowley (Cork) shows his delight after holing his second shot for an eagle two at the 18th green in the 2015 Leinster Veterans Amateur Open Championship at Seafield. Picture by Pat Cashman

John O' Donoghue (Tipperary) driving at the 18th green in the 2015 Leinster Veterans Amateur Open Championship at Seafield. Picture by Pat Cashman

Sean McNamara (Killorglin) bunkered at the 17th green in the 2015 Leinster Veterans Amateur Open Championship. Picture by Pat Cashman

Leinster Veterans Amateur Open Championship 2015, Seafield Golf Club (Par 70)

FINAL CSS: R1 74 R/O, R2 74

150 Billy Donlon (Birr) 77 73

153 Peter Cowley (Cork Golf Club) 75 78

156 Brian Grieve (Scotland) 79 77

159 Mervyn Eager (Lucan) 79 80

160 John Cuffe (Monkstown Golf Club) 83 77

161 Bert Burke (Moate) 82 79

163 Joe Crowley (Athy Golf Club) 79 84

164 William J O'Brien (Ballykisteen Golf Club) 82 82, Robert Edgar (Blackpool North Shore Golf Club) 82 82

169 John McCann (Co. Louth) 86 83, Hugh Donnelly (Lisheen Springs) 84 85

170 John O'Donoghue (Tipperary Golf Club) 88 82

172 John Bourke (Castle) 86 86

173 Tony McGlynn (Craddockstown) 92 81, John Houlihan (Dooks Golf Club) 89 84, Sean Lynch (Minchinhampton Golf Club) 88 85, T A Conway (Clandeboye) 87 86

175 Joe Llewellyn (The Heath Golf Club) 85 90

176 Alistair Smith (Blainroe Golf Club) 83 93

177 Sean F. Hosty (Galway Golf Club) 90 87, John Noonan (Grange) 89 88, Paul Hautz (Delgany) 88 89

180 Patrick Desmond (The Island) 93 87, Kenneth Burns (Lisburn) 90 90, Dick Croke (Portlaoise Golf Club) 89 91

182 Brian Williams (Grange) 87 95

183 Brian Campbell (Broadway Golf Club) 94 89, Michael Foley (Faithlegg Golf Club) 91 92

186 George Leech (Enniscorthy) 94 92

187 Tadg Mannion (Athlone) 91 96

188 Patrick Coyne (Dun Laoghaire) 98 90, Tom McLoughlin (Curragh Golf Club) 97 91

189 Nick Brittan (Carton House) 100 89

190 Gerry Mulholland (Antrim Golf Club) 97 93, Norman Bissett (Lisburn) 95 95

192 William Leggett (The Island) 96 96

204 John Derek McGilton (Clandeboye) 102 102

212 Dudley Coyle (North West) 108 104

NR/WD/DQ  Ken Newens (Castlerock Golf Club) 87 NR, Liam O'Hagan (Narin & Portnoo Golf Club) DQ 117, Arthur Bell (Greencastle Golf Club) DQ 100, Gerry O'Keeffe (Waterford) 79 DQ, Richard Cotter (Delgany) DQ 80, Joe Keegan (Courtown) 83 DQ, Peter O'Flanagan (Woodbrook) 87 DQ, Sean Mc Namara (Killorglin Golf Club) DQ 94, Frank Quinn (Galway Golf Club) DQ 96, Larry Cullen (Rush) 98 DQ, John Heverin (Narin & Portnoo Golf Club) 106 DQ, John Mulhall (Rush) 93 WD, Podge Dolan (Rush) DQ DQ, Sean Crudden (Greenore Golf Club) DQ WD