Chríost Rí girls tee up fifth successive Mid Leinster victory

The Irish Schools Golf Championships for the Mid-Leinster District was won by Scoil Chríost Rí, Portlaoise last week.

The Irish Schools Golf Championships for the Mid-Leinster District was won by Scoil Chríost Rí, Portlaoise last week.

This year the Scoil Chríost Rí girls won the senior title pennant for the fifth year in a row. Representing the school were Emma Hooban (15), Mary Doyle (+1) and Josephine Delaney (21).

Playing on home territory in The Health Golf Club, the girls beat the Ursuline Convent Waterford by 53 gross pts to 42 gross pts.

This win now qualifies them to play in the All Ireland Schools Golf Championship Final representing their District which will be played in Milltown Golf Club on 27th April 2015.

Congratulation and well done to the girls on their continued success.