Manager: Niall Robinson

Round 1:   Tufafarris lost to Newbridge  5-3 with 1 match called in at 1up after 15 holes in Tulfarris.

The team was:
In Tulfarris - James Mc Carron, Eoin Curley, John Curley, Myles Burke
In Newbridge - Kieron Ryan, Pearse Daly, Seamus Mc Grath, Ronnie Carroll, Jerry Lambe.

In Tulfarris 2 matches won 8/7; 1 match won 7/6; 1 called in
In Newbridge 1 match lost on 19th, 2 on 17th, 1 on 16th, 1 on 15th.

4 players making their Tulfarris interclub debuts- Eoin Curley, Kieron Ryan, Seamus Mc Grath, Ronnie Carroll.
Key match was Ronnie Carroll's. He was 1 down after 16 - won 17 with a birdie. On 18 both putting for birdies Newbridge from c20ft - left 4ft beyond hole. Ronnie 10 ft putt which hit hole but did'nt drop. Hole halved. Ronnie lost 1st sudden death hole to a solid par.

Overall, I believe it was a very solid performance which may have been very different with a bit of luck or on another day same performance could have got us over the line.Overall, I was very happy with the team effort against a team who won this event in 2008."