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Lucan win the Metropolitan Trophy 2019

​​​The second leg of the Final was played at The Island GC on Sunday 1st September in a cloudy and partly sunny day with a strong south westerly breeze.

  • 03 September 2019

Lucan were 6 matches up after the first leg played at Lucan Golf Club with The Island winning 3 matches on Sunday 11th August.  The Island whose Barton Cup Team won the Barton Cup for the first time in its history at Wexford GC on the previous day beating Wexford were buoyed up with excitement.  In nine closely fought matches The Island won 6 and lost 3 matches to Lucan.

This forced an overall tie with each side winning 9 matches.  In a subsequent three hole playoff Lucan bt The Island 1up thus winning The Metropolitan Trophy for the fourth time in its 46 year history.  The Island course was in pristine condition. 
Full results ​are available on Golfnet.

Photograph courtesy of Cashman Photography: Lucan Golf Club winning team Shay Kearney, David McGrath,  Johnnie Finn, John Hoverly, Pat Flannery, Stephen Dignam, Brian Duffy, Michael Rankin, John Farrell, Anthony Doody, Gerry Hatch, Jimmy Summers (Captain Lucan Golf Club), Team Manager Brian Cartan, Aidan Marsden, Leinster Golf, Noel Lally (Vice Captain) and Joe McAuley with friends and family.    ​