Collins heads North qualifiers
 Gary Collins en route to victory in the 2015 Leinster Youths. Picture by  Pat Cashman

Gary Collins en route to victory in the 2015 Leinster Youths. Picture by Pat Cashman

Rosslare's Gary Collins added a 73 on the Dunluce to his 69 at Portstewart to lead the qualifiers for the North of Ireland Championship.

He finished one clear of Portmarnock's Conor Purcell and Kurgan's David Sutton on two under par as the cut fell at seven over 151.

North of Ireland Amateur Open, Royal Portrush/Dunluce and Portstweart/Strand, Par 72s

Detailed scores

Qualifiers

142 Gary Collins (Rosslare Golf Club) 69 73

143 Conor Purcell (Portmarnock) 72 71, David Sutton (Lurgan Golf Club) 72 71

144 Dermot McElroy (Ballymena Golf Club) 75 69, Jake Whelan (Newlands) 73 71

145 Kyle McCarron (North West) 72 73, Tiarnan McLarnon (Massereene Golf Club) 73 72, Devin Morley (Oughterard Golf Club) 68 77

146 Stephen Kinch (Hollystown Golf Club) 75 71, Ben Best (Rathmore) 76 70, Robbie Pierse (Grange) 72 74, Ronan Mullarney (Galway Golf Club) 75 71, Graeme Laird (Clandeboye) 72 74, Christopher Morgan (Dunmurry) 75 71

147 William Russell (Clandeboye) 78 69, Cathal Nolan (Galway Golf Club) 79 68, Garth Boyd (Donaghadee Golf Club) 75 72, Michael Reid (Galgorm Castle Golf Club) 70 77, Kealan Quigg (North West) 70 77, Greg Mungovan (Headfort Golf Club) 71 76

148 Ross Dutton (Tandragee Golf Club) 76 72, Sean Flanagan (Co. Sligo Golf Club) 73 75, Bryan Martin (Killymoon Golf Club) 76 72, Peter McKeever (Castle) 77 71, Michael Sinclair (Knock) 72 76, Ryan Long (Cairndhu Golf Club) 73 75, Ryan Berkeley (Dun Laoghaire Golf Club) 74 74, Andrew Morris (Belvoir Park Golf Club) 71 77, Graeme Arthur (Carrickfergus Golf Club) 70 78, Jonathan Yates (Naas Golf Club) 72 76, Keith Egan (Carton House Golf Club) 73 75

149 Conor Ryan (Dun Laoghaire Golf Club) 75 74, Stephen Watts (Cairndhu Golf Club) 78 71, Joe Lyons (Galway Golf Club) 75 74, Marc Nolan (Delgany Golf Club) 75 74, Karl Eccles (Clandeboye) 76 73, Dean Crawford (Moyola Park) 71 78, Paul Reavey (Warrenpoint Golf Club) 77 72, Colm Hughes (Galway Golf Club) 73 76, Eoin Leonard (England) 75 74, Geoff Lenehan (Portmarnock) 76 73

150 John Finnegan (Royal Portrush Golf Club) 81 69, Owen Crooks (Bushfoot Golf Club) 75 75, Jack Owens (Bangor Golf Club) 76 74, Nicholas McClay (Cairndhu Golf Club) 73 77, Michael Abram (Cairndhu Golf Club) 72 78, Jordan Hood (Galgorm Castle Golf Club) 74 76, Peter Cummins (Lurgan Golf Club) 76 74, Christopher Barber (Portstewart Golf Club) 73 77, Colin Fairweather (Knock) 73 77

151 Rowan Lester (Hermitage Golf Club) 75 76, Reece Black (Hilton Templepatrick Golf Club) 77 74, Caolan Rafferty (Dundalk Golf Club) 72 79, Adam Brown (Portstewart Golf Club) 78 73, Eugene Smith (Ardee Golf Club) 76 75, Danny Cullen (England) 77 74, Paul Murphy (Rosslare Golf Club) 73 78, Declan Reidy (Co. Sligo Golf Club) 75 76, Derek Turkington (Massereene Golf Club) 74 77, Eanna Griffin (Waterford) 71 80

152 Aaron Kearney (Castlerock Golf Club) 78 74, Philip Kelly (Co. Armagh Golf Club) 78 74

 

Non Qualifiers

152 Rory Williamson (Holywood Golf Club) 74 78, Gerard Dunne (Co. Louth Golf Club) 75 77, William Hanna (Kilkeel Golf Club) 74 78, Dale Jackson (Massereene Golf Club) 75 77, Daniel Brennan (Shannon) 78 74

153 Colin Wilton (Greenore Golf Club) 83 70, Michael Jnr Ryan (New Ross Golf Club) 77 76, Arran Smith (Ardglass Golf Club) 79 74, Ted Collins (Dun Laoghaire Golf Club) 79 74, Shane Mcglynn (Portmarnock) 80 73, Gavin Fitzmaurice (Balcarrick Golf Club) 78 75, Jonathan McNeill (Galgorm Castle Golf Club) 73 80, Rob Brazill (Naas Golf Club) 73 80, Joseph Timlin (Dungannon Golf Club) 75 78, Hugh Foley (The Royal Dublin) 74 79

154 Alan Lilley (Ballyclare Golf Club) 82 72, Paul Fitzsimons (Downpatrick Golf Club) 80 74, Stuart Bleakley (Shandon Park Golf Club) 77 77, Andrew Mulholland (Castlerock Golf Club) 81 73, William Small (Tandragee Golf Club) 79 75, Colin Woodroofe (Blainroe Golf Club) 78 76, Neil McKinstry (Cairndhu Golf Club) 80 74, Jamie Sutherland (Galgorm Castle Golf Club) 80 74, Jack McDonnell (Forrest Little.) 78 76, Dwayne Mallon (Dungannon Golf Club) 77 77, Hilary Armstrong (Moyola Park) 77 77, Liam Grehan (Mullingar Golf Club) 75 79, Barry Cashman (Belvoir Park Golf Club) 76 78, Chris Moulds (Lisburn Golf Club) 76 78, Aaron Taylor (City of Derry Golf Club) 75 79, Adam Mulhall (Ardglass Golf Club) 71 83

155 Robbie Hynes (The Royal Dublin) 82 73, Frank O'Donoghue (Belvoir Park Golf Club) 80 75, David Ross (Portadown Golf Club) 75 80, Mark Rea (Donaghadee Golf Club) 80 75, Aaron Marshall (Lisburn Golf Club) 79 76, Josh Robinson (Lisburn Golf Club) 78 77, Richard Knightly (The Royal Dublin) 80 75, Jonathan Gourley (Shandon Park Golf Club) 78 77, Ryan Gribben (Warrenpoint Golf Club) 76 79, Ian Lynch (Rosslare Golf Club) 75 80, Ruairi O'Connor (Co. Sligo Golf Club) 73 82, James Lindsay (North West) 78 77, Nils Conway (Grange) 79 76, Alan Gaynor (Co. Sligo Golf Club) 76 79, Lester Moore (City of Derry Golf Club) 75 80, Henry Clark (Shandon Park Golf Club) 73 82, Darragh Crawford (Bundoran Golf Club) 74 81

156 David Barron (Warrenpoint Golf Club) 79 77, Oisin Devereux (Carton House Golf Club) 80 76, Stefan Greenberg (Tandragee Golf Club) 81 75, Brian Galway (Cairndhu Golf Club) 79 77, Daniel Reilly (Galgorm Castle Golf Club) 76 80, Seamus Cullen (Slieve Russell Golf Club) 77 79, Jack Walsh (Castle) 78 78, Peter Kane (Ashbourne) 78 78, Jason Murphy (Greenore Golf Club) 75 81, Noel Crawford (Mourne) 77 79, Neill Simpson (Kirkistown Castle Golf Club) 75 81, Jason Conway (Donegal Golf Club) 78 78, Peter Kerr (Royal Portrush Golf Club) 77 79, Karl McCormack (Portarlington Golf Club) 74 82, Brendan Lawlor (Ardee) 72 84, Malachy Wylie (Lurgan Golf Club) 77 79

157 Matthew Wylie (Belvoir Park Golf Club) 82 75, Cian Geraghty (Laytown & Bettystown) 81 76, David Carvill (Belvoir Park Golf Club) 81 76, Gareth Moore (Lurgan Golf Club) 81 76, Conor McCaughey (Dungannon Golf Club) 78 79, Simon Miskelly (Knock) 80 77, Ryan O'Doherty (Enniscrone Golf Club) 77 80, Jonathan Heaslip (Ballyclare Golf Club) 77 80, Finlay Mason (England) 82 75, Andrew Porter (Rathmore) 76 81, Thomas Nolan (Galway Golf Club) 76 81, James Maginn (Mourne) 78 79

158 Glen Mowat (Slieve Russell Golf Club) 79 79, Ross Steedman (Courtown Golf Club) 81 77, Eamonn McAleer (Omagh Golf Club) 80 78, John Turner (Royal Portrush Golf Club) 81 77, Ian Moore (Dunmurry) 78 80, David Turner (Castlerock Golf Club) 83 75, Ryan Symington (Lisburn Golf Club) 77 81, Michael Mccann (Warrenpoint Golf Club) 81 77, Peter Hasson (City of Derry Golf Club) 74 84, Charles McGoldrick (Enniscrone Golf Club) 80 78, Damien McCusker (Moyola Park) 79 79, David McAleenon (Edenmore Golf Club) 78 80, Patrick Brennan (Belvoir Park Golf Club) 80 78, T J Ford (Co. Sligo Golf Club) 75 83

159 Adam McCormick (Scrabo Golf Club) 78 81, Tom Dowdall (Woodbrook Golf Club) 81 78, Keith Murphy (Charlesland Golf Club) 77 82, Martin McAvoy (Lurgan Golf Club) 79 80, Marc Norton (Belvoir Park Golf Club) 76 83, David Brady (Co. Sligo Golf Club) 81 78, Gary McNally (Lurgan Golf Club) 81 78, Liam Doran (Ardee Golf Club) 79 80, James Rodgers (Knock) 76 83, Cian Feeney (Co. Sligo Golf Club) 78 81, Jamie Fletcher (Warrenpoint Golf Club) 77 82, Conor Hynds (Ardglass Golf Club) 76 83

160 Declan O'Hara (Belvoir Park Golf Club) 83 77, Eamon Lynch (Lurgan Golf Club) 84 76, John McCarthy (Stackstown Golf Club) 82 78, Randal Cross (Enniscrone Golf Club) 79 81, Jonathan Greer (Greenisland Golf Club) 79 81, Gary Clarke (Lurgan Golf Club) 79 81, Jordan Logue (Hilton Templepatrick Golf Club) 78 82, Scott Campbell (Ballyclare Golf Club) 80 80, Ryan K. Gordon (Donaghadee Golf Club) 79 81, Darren Donohoe (Slieve Russell Golf Club) 78 82, Thomas Dillon (Mourne) 79 81

161 Michael O'Donovan (Castlerock Golf Club) 81 80, Jonathan Quinn (Island) 84 77, Colin Steele (Ballyclare Golf Club) 82 79, Anthony Mcdaid (Palmerstown Stud) 83 78, Stuart Cave (Royal Belfast Golf Club) 80 81, Glenn McAuley (Dunmurry) 81 80, Sean Mcmahon  (Downpatrick Golf Club) 81 80, Mathew Murphy (Clandeboye) 76 85, Eoin J O'Brien (Clontarf Golf Club) 76 85, Stewart Stevenson (Co. Armagh Golf Club) 81 80

162 Liam Burns (Mourne) 83 79, Kevin Purcell (Old Conna Golf Club) 85 77, Ted Harman (Balmoral Golf Club) 79 83, Daniel Daly (Castle Hume Golf Club) 82 80, Jamie Knipe (Royal Portrush Golf Club) 78 84, Thomas Beaumont (Bangor Golf Club) 80 82, Michael McHugh (Castleblayney Golf Club) 75 87, Andrew Dillon (Carrickfergus Golf Club) 82 80, Stephen Jeffers (Castletown Golf Club) 78 84, David McMahon (Tralee Golf Club) 77 85, Ryan McCullough (Massereene Golf Club) 80 82

163 Michael McSherry (Lurgan Golf Club) 83 80, Christopher Morrison (Rockmount Golf Club) 80 83, Stephen Walsh (Portmarnock) 81 82, Conor McGurgan (Foyle) 80 83, Shane Hollywood (Greenore Golf Club) 80 83, Derek Basquill (Enniscrone Golf Club) 81 82

164 Bruno Lupo (Malahide Golf Club) 83 81, Colin Wallace (Dungannon Golf Club) 85 79, Dominic Pollock (Belvoir Park Golf Club) 83 81, Paul McLarnon (Fortwilliam Golf Club) 83 81, Sean- Joe Rooney (Fortwilliam Golf Club) 75 89, Barry Fitzsimons (Downpatrick Golf Club) 79 85, Robert Emerson (Lurgan Golf Club) 82 82, Gareth Lappin (Belvoir Park Golf Club) 79 85, Keith Millar (Ballyclare Golf Club) 81 83, Ronan O'Callaghan (Mannan Castle Golf Club) 80 84

165 Theo Coffey (Slieve Russell Golf Club) 87 78, Gareth Mann (Tullamore Golf Club) 82 83, Gary McDowell (Rathmore) 81 84, Ciaran Seeley (Lurgan Golf Club) 82 83, Chris Dunbar (Rathmore) 81 84, Nathan McCann (Lurgan Golf Club) 83 82

166 Mark Morrissey (Mount Wolseley Golf Club) 90 76, Marc McKinstry (Cairndhu Golf Club) 86 80, Jamie Campbell (Greenisland Golf Club) 80 86, Fionntan Lawlor (New Zealand) 84 82, Conal Patterson (Lurgan Golf Club) 84 82, Nathan Kernaghan (Massereene Golf Club) 83 83, Alastair Kerr (Clandeboye) 82 84, John Maguire (Co. Armagh Golf Club) 81 85, Eoghan Collins (Laytown & Bettystown) 80 86, Steven Hughes (Killymoon Golf Club) 82 84, Mark McKenna (Dun Laoghaire Golf Club) 80 86

167 Andrew Clegg (Donaghadee Golf Club) 87 80, Philip O'Sullivan (Malone) 84 83, Simon Irwin (Holywood Golf Club) 86 81, Gus Fitzpatrick (Naas Golf Club) 82 85, Ally Purdy (Ballyclare Golf Club) 80 87, Garry McGrotty (Portstewart Golf Club) 79 88, Damien Carroll (Co. Louth Golf Club) 82 85

168 Simon Corey (Whitehead Golf Club) 88 80, Jason McCann (Lurgan Golf Club) 82 86, Andrew Pigott (Dunmurry) 84 84, Ben Gibson (Ballyclare Golf Club) 87 81, Ronan Doyle (Chart Hills Golf Club) 87 81

169 Kyle Patton (Lisburn Golf Club) 84 85, Barry Stevens (Spa) 83 86, Alan Stevens (Spa) 82 87, Evan Farrell (Ardee Golf Club) 81 88, Matt McKnight (USA) 80 89, Michael McCormick (England) 82 87

170 Aaron Darragh (Belvoir Park Golf Club) 84 86, Darragh Doonan (Slieve Russell Golf Club) 89 81, Dylan Brophy (Castleknock) 82 88, Adam Toth (Canada) 81 89

171 Andrew Cummins (Lurgan Golf Club) 87 84, Christopher Hull (Massereene Golf Club) 84 87, Alastair McQuillan (Cushendall Golf Club) 84 87, Andrew Liam Norrby (Lisburn Golf Club) 79 92

172 John Mc Quaid (Rossmore Golf Club) 86 86, Randolph Loney (Tandragee Golf Club) 88 84, Gerald Kelly (Bright Castle Golf Club) 91 81, Jarlath McReynolds (Co. Armagh Golf Club) 83 89

173 Patrick Jordan (Silverwood Golf Club) 87 86, Andrew Miller (Co. Armagh Golf Club) 87 86, David Pilkington (Cloverhill Golf Club) 93 80, Leon Stevenson (Rathmore) 86 87, Colin Hull (Massereene Golf Club) 82 91, Josh Logan (Edenmore Golf Club) 85 88

174 Johnathan Hewitt (Loughgall Golf Club) 83 91, Mark McKenna (Fortwilliam Golf Club) 80 94

175 Keith Walker (Portadown Golf Club) 82 93

191 Lord Gort (Castletown Golf Club) 98 93

193 Max Thallon (Bangor Golf Club) 89 104

  Adam McAteer (Whitehead Golf Club) 82 NR, Ansley Stewart (Portstewart Golf Club) NR 81, Shane Crilly (Co. Louth Golf Club) 86 NR, Colin Jenkins (Ballyclare Golf Club) NR 99, Philip Gibb (Massereene Golf Club) NR 82, Stephen Barker (Mourne) 78 NR, Declan O'Neill (Carton House Golf Club) 79 NR, Glen Baxter (Whitehead Golf Club) NR 81, Jamie Stothers (Tandragee Golf Club) 77 NR, Kieran Berryman (Roe Park Golf Club) 87 NR, Simon McConnell (Ballyclare Golf Club) 78 NR, Marty Monaghan (Killymoon Golf Club) NR, Ryan McLarnon (Fortwilliam Golf Club) NR, Niall Pratt (USA) NR , Jack McElroy (Dungannon Golf Club) NR, Ryan Thompson (Greenacres Golf Club) DQ 87, Darragh Hogan (Navan Golf Club) DQ, Steven Kelly (Silverwood Golf Club) WD 77, Liam Bresnahan (Omagh Golf Club) WD, Conor Callan (Rossmore Golf Club) WD, Sam Sweeney (Ireland) WD , Stephen Garrett (Portstewart Golf Club) WD , Peter Henry (Fintona Golf Club) WD, Steffan O'Hara (Co. Sligo Golf Club) WD , Shane Hogan (Nenagh Golf Club) WD WD

79 Lee Crawford (Scrabo Golf Club) 79

85 David Barber (Portstewart Golf Club) 85

88 Shane O'connor (Castlebar Golf Club) 88

93 Daniel Cosgrove (Kilcock Golf Club) 93

96 Nicky Wilson (Enniskillen Golf Club) 9