FOR the first time in the 12 hole Winter League competition 30 points was scored and Niall Smyth (7) needed each and every one to put the Christmas dinner on the table as he won by one point from Paddy Malone (5) with Ronnie Clarke (12) relegating last week's winner James Coburn (8) to fourth spot on the countback after both had 28 points in this the sixth week out of eight.
James Coburn 154 has moved 3 points clear of Andrew Brodigan with Ciaran Dunne third one point ahead of Nial Smyth in the individual competition In the team competition Shane Grant, Nial Smyth, Ciaran Dunne and Eddie Hill have increased their lead at the top with just two more weeks of competition to win Vouchers from competition sponsors Mulkerns Eurostar Ltd 51A Forkhill Road, Newry .
Work on the clubhouse and new holes are going on at a rapid rate. The new stove and clubhouse refurbishment will be on show next Sunday as members bring their children for the Christmas Party which has a 4pm start. The new 18 Th. Green is ready for turfing this week and is looking superb and well ahead of schedule.