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Kelly & Morrow chasing hard at Irish Senior Amateur Open

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The lead is held by England’s Steve Graham on three under par but he is being chased down by the Irish duo of Maurice Kelly (Naas) on two under and Adrian Morrow (Portmarnock) on level par, who are his nearest challengers.

Graham returned the best round of the tournament so far yesterday with a 68 which shot him up seven places on the leaderboard to the top spot but it’s all to play for today.

Irish Seniors Amateur Open Championship at Concra Wood
Scores after round 2

141 S Graham (England), 73, 68
142 M Kelly (Naas), 72, 70
144 A Morrow (Portmarnock), 73, 71
146 T Foster  (England), 74, 72; J Starnes (USA), 73, 73
147 G Wilson (Calcot Park), 73, 74; B Hobson (Malone), 71, 76
149 H Smyth (Mourne), 74, 75; G Forrest  (England), 74, 75; T Hawkings (England), 73, 76; I Clarke (England), 72, 77
150 I Attoe (England), 77, 73; R Elmes (England), 76, 74; I Crowther (England), 74, 76; I Brotherston (Scotland), 72, 78
151 D Brabazon (Balbriggan), 78, 73; T Price (England), 78, 73; G McGimpsey (Royal Portrush), 76, 75; A Mew (England), 76, 75; J Mitchell (Tramore), 75, 76; J Johnston (Scotland), 73, 78; A Egan (Royal Curragh), 72, 79
152 A Atkinson (England), 77, 75; S East (England), 76, 76; J Ambridge (England), 76, 76; M Coote (Tralee), 76, 76; P Cowley (Cork), 76, 76; B Burke (Moate), 72, 80
153 A Carman (England), 78, 75; N Evans (Wales), 77, 76; L Halpin (Westport), 77, 76; E Heywood (City of Derry), 77, 76; C Jones (Wales), 77, 76; N Duke (Killiney), 76, 77; A Williams (Wales), 75, 78; D Hannis (England), 75, 78; T Tyrrell (The Heath), 74, 79; B Florence (England), 68, 85
154 D Cameron  (England), 80, 74; M Eager (Lucan), 79, 75; T Daggett (England), 79, 75; A Brannock (Newlands), 77, 77; A Hogan (Teignmouth ), 77, 77; C Walshe (Dundalk), 76, 78; R Berry (Rossmore), 75, 79

Missed Cut
155 C Wilson (Scotland), 82, 73; B Donlon (Birr), 81, 74; B O’Leary (Greystones), 80, 75; T Stafford (Scotland), 80, 75; B O’Malley (The Royal Dublin), 78, 77; T Whittaker (England), 76, 79; A Brewer (England), 76, 79; J McWilliams (Naas), 76, 79; A Lilley (Ballyclare), 75, 80
156 R McDowell (Royal Belfast), 80, 76; C McIlroy (Holywood), 78, 78; K Bruce (Scotland), 78, 78; R Clark (England), 77, 79; N McGrane (The Royal Dublin), 77, 79; J Crean (Kinsale), 76, 80; T Gray (England), 76, 80; I Smyth (Clandeboye), 76, 80
157 F Flynn (Laytown & Bettystown), 79, 78; M Quirke (Doneraile), 78, 79; J Johnston (Scotland), 78, 79; S Ostrom  (England), 75, 82
158 M Hogan (Glasson), 82, 76; P Cunningham (England), 78, 80; T Patterson (Scotland), 77, 81; T Hayes (Co. Louth), 75, 83
159 D Wilson (Royal Co. Down), 82, 77; G Rodaks (Scotland), 81, 78; M Ahern (Skerries), 81, 78; M Darcy (Tullamore), 79, 80; M Chambers (The Royal Dublin), 78, 81; P Higgins (Naas), 76, 83
160 D Cromie (England), 81, 79; L MacNamara (Rosslare), 80, 80; J Hughes (Woodbrook), 80, 80; G O’Sullivan (Tralee), 80, 80; J Gilbert (Malone), 78, 82; S Robson (England), 78, 82
161 J Doran (Letterkenny), 83, 78; E Rogers (Dundalk ), 82, 79; P Rogers (Dundalk), 79, 82
162 D Weekes (Malone), 85, 77; J Carroll (Co. Louth), 81, 81; D O’Donovan (Bandon), 81, 81; K Sheehy (Athlone), 79, 83
163 K Magennis (Banbridge), 82, 81
164 D Morris (Limerick), 88, 76
165 E Dunn (England), 87, 78
166 K Knightly (The Royal Dublin), 84, 82; J McMeekin (Massereene), 82, 84
167 P Morgan (Co. Sligo), 82, 85; N Mannion (Dun Laoghaire), 82, 85; G Rees (Wales), 80, 87; B O’Gorman (Rossmore), 78, 89
168 G O’Kennedy (Athlone), 87, 81; M Cooper (England), 86, 82; J Kirwan (England), 84, 84; L Doran (Co. Louth), 80, 88
169 M Donohue (Portumna), 85, 84; J Morris (Balbriggan), 84, 85; K Rivers  (England), 81, 88; F Gort (Island of Man), 80, 89; J Crowley (The Island), 80, 89
170 G Bailie (Lisburn), 87, 83; J Maguire (Co. Louth), 86, 84; P Houston (Galgorm Castle), 82, 88
171 D McCarthy (Killiney), 87, 84; P Graham (England), 87, 84; R Fox (England), 79, 92
173 J Paton (Scotland), 88, 85
174 J Crowley (Athy), 88, 86; D McCart (Scotland), 87, 87
175 A Smith (Blainroe), 84, 91
178 N O’Brien (Corballis Links), 86, 92; N Brown (England), 86, 92
179 T Byrne (Greystones), 92, 87
185 M O’Shea (Co. Louth), 99, 86
NR P Cox (Balbriggan)
RTD A Ennis (Bright Castle); E Murphy (Royal Curragh); J Dempsey (Royal Curragh); D Baker (St Patrick’s); M Byrne (Jersey)
NR J Cassidy (Betchworth Park )
RTD D Deasy (Waterford)
NR R Timlin (Galway)
RTD J Hutchinson (The Royal Dublin)
NR A Bell (Greencastle)

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