Claremorris’ Stephen Healy gave himself a confidence boost before his trip to the European Tour Qualifying School with a one stroke victory in the Galway Senior Scratch Cup.
The Mayo star finished on 139, one better than Ardee’s Eugene Smith with Co Sligo’s Steffan O’Hara third on countback from Jeff Hopkins.
Galway Senior Scratch Cup, sponsored by Snoozles Hostel
1st Stephen Healy (+2) (Claremorris) 139
2nd Eugene Smith (+2) (Ardee/Co Louth) 140
3rd Steffan O Hara (+1) (Co Sligo) 143
4th Jeff Hopkins (+1) (Skerries) 143
1st Nett Brian Timlin (4) (Galway) 139
1st 18 Gross Richard Bridges (+4) (Stackstown) 69
2nd 18 Gross Conor Purcell (1) (Portmarnock) 69
Stephen Healy informs us that he has withdrawn from the Qualifying School and will concentrate his efforts on winter practice abroad for now.