The Irish Girls team won their quarter final match in Flight B in Oslo but there was disappointment for the men’s and women’s teams in the European Amateur Team Championships.
The men fell 4.5 - 2.5 to a talented Italy at Golf de Chantilly near Paris, where they shared the foursomes 1-1 but could win just one of the five singles.
The Italians go on now to face Scotland (5.5-1-.5 winners over Spain) while Sweden take on Denmark after their wins over France and Norway respectively.
Ireland take on Spain for in the battle for 5th to 8th spots.
In the European Ladies’ Championship in Iceland, Ireland fell 3.5 to 1.5 to Slovenia in Flight B and now meet the Netherlands.
European Amateur Team Championship, Golf de Chantilly, France (Par 71)
- France 2.5 - 4.5 Sweden
- Denmark 5.5 - 1.5 Norway
- Italy 4.5 - 2.5 Ireland
- Scotland 5.5 - 1.5 Spain
Italy 4.5 - 2.5 Ireland
- Lorenzo Scalise & Stefano Mazzoli beat Jack Hume & Conor O’Rourke 1 hole
- Jacopo Vecchi Fosssa & Guido Migliozzi lost to Stuart Grehan & Colm Campbell 20th
- Luca Ciancheti lost to Jack Hume 5&4
- Federico Zucchetti beat Stuart Grehan 2&1
- Lorenzo Scalise beat Conor O’Rourke 2&1
- Stefano Mazzoli halved with Paul McBride
- Guido Migliozzi beat Colm Campbell 3&2.
European Ladies’ Team Championship 2016, Oddur Golf Club, Iceland
European Girls’ Team Championship - Flight B, Oslo Golfklubb
Ireland 3.5 - 1.5 Switzerland