A tournament in memory of Shane Hall was held from Friday October 4th to Monday October 7th 2013 in the Maples Hotel in Glasnevin. Shane was a member of Rathmines CC for many years but sadly he died last year. Thanks to Philip Doyle for the full detail of the results and the set of photographs.
In the heat of battle, Philip Doyle, Steve Hilton, Bill Armstrong, Eamonn Casey
Twelve entries, Six round Swiss competition.
Results and Final standings,
1st Ernie McElroy (Royal Lopez), 4.5/6, outright winner.
Joint 2nd and 3rd,
Phillip Doyle (Rathmines),4/6
Steve Hilton (Scotland), 4/6
4th and 5th,
Bill Armstrong (England), 3.5/6,
Stan Lovell (England), 3.5/6.
6th to 8th,
Les Whittle (England), 3/6,
Sean Loftus (Elm Mount), 3/6, Grading prize.
Michael Delaney (Phibsboro), 3/6.
9th and 10th,
John Maher (Rathmines), 2.5/6
Eamonn Casey (Mullingar), 2.5/6.
11th Joe McAloon (no club), 1.5/6.
12th Mahendra Galani (Austria), 1/6.
Minor section results and final standings.
Six entries all play all competition.
1st. place John Carroll (Naomh Barrog), 5/5 outright winner.
2nd. Tony Murray (no club), 4/5 second place.
3rd. Michael Meany (Limerick), 2.5/5
4th. Dee Mowlds (Rathmines), 2/5, grading prize.
5th Ann Casey (no club), 1/5.
6th Stan Lightowler (Northern Ireland), 0.5/5.
At the prizegiving Eamonn Casey, John Hall,Ernie McElroy