Greene is king of the Links
 John Greene

John Greene

Portmarnock's John Greene won the penultimate event in the 2018 Hilary Golf Society season at Portmarnock Hotel and Golf Links.

The plus one handicapper — South of Ireland champion in 2010 — shot a level par 71 to beat Forrest Little five-handicapper Martin Kelly on a count back. 

Ashbourne's Peter Kane claimed the gross prize with a fine 73.

Kelly joined forces with Royal Dublin's Liam Hutchinson and Athy's Jonathan Kelly to win the team prize with a score of 61.

The final outing of the season takes place on Friday next, April 13, at Royal Dublin.