Duffin takes Open Singles on countback

The final event of the Summer Open was a Singles Stableford which was won by Warrenpoint’s Davide Duffin.  

Playing off five he shot 41pts to beat Bernard Crombie (19) from Corballis on countback thanks to his 22pts down the back nine.

After opening with three pars, Duffin bogeyed the next two holes before regaining his composure with six pars in a row followed by a birdie at the par five 12th. He also birdied the 15th after two more pars and then parred his way in.

Neal Mackell took the gross prize with Dennis Cunningham (8), Liam McGailey (13) and Kieran Reidy (19) winning the divisional categories.

Sunday, July 3 – Open Singles Stableford – Overall: David Duffin ( 5, Warrenpoint) 41/22pts, Bernard Crombie (19, Corballis) 41/20pts. Gross: Neal Mackell (3) 34pts. Division 1: Dennis Cunningham (8) 41/18pts, Martin Crosby (9) 39pts. Division 2: Liam McGailey (13) 39pts, David Brennan (17) 38pts. Division 3: Kieran Reidy (19) 40pts, John McErlean (28) 39pts.