Golfing glory for Heath starlet in Offaly tournament

Emma Hooban (The Heath GC) participated in the Tullamore Junior Golf Open Competition recently.

Emma Hooban (The Heath GC) participated in the Tullamore Junior Golf Open Competition recently.

Emma playing off 28 at the time had 37 points and was the winner of the girls section. She received the G Donnelly Perpetual Trophy and voucher.

Tullamore Golf Club has been running this open competition for boys and girls for a number of years.

The G. Donnelly Perpetual Trophy is in memory of Gerry Donnelly who was a very active member of Tullamore Golf Club in the 1950’s and 1960’s.

Gerry sadly died while playing golf on the course. His family presented the Perpetual Trophy to the club for the junior girls.

Emma is pictured right receiving he trophy from the Junior and Senior Club Captains in Tullamore