The AIG Cups and Shields series began at PGA National Slieve Russell yesterday where the weather didn’t dampen the spirits of players and their travelling supporters.
Mallow, Greenacres, Ardee, Westport, Ballyneety, Rockmount, Castle and Cill Dara were the AIG Minor Cup quarterfinalists and began proceedings yesterday morning.
Ardee got the better of Westport with Bernie Breen, Angela Hand and Helen Reilly securing their 3 matches.
The AIG Minor Cup semi-finals will tee off today from 11.18am and Thursday will also see the beginning of the AIG Jimmy Bruen Shield matches with the quarter finals teeing off from 08.00.
AIG Minor Cup Quarter-Finals
Ardee 3 – 2 Westport (Ardee names first): Annette Durnin lost to Mary-Kate Lonergan 4&3, Patricia Smyth lost to Mary Drumm 5&4, Bernie Breen beat Anne M Kelly 4&3, Angela Hand beat Sarah Coyle 6&5, Helen Reilly beat Aine Kavanagh 4&3