GOLF: Local golfers receive their Curtis Cup blazers

Paula Grant (right) with Olivia Mehaffey.
Paula Grant (right) with Olivia Mehaffey.

Paula Grant and Olivia Mehaffey of Tandragee golf club has been presented with their Curtis Cup blazers.

They are the only two Irish ladies on the GB &I Curtis Cup team which take on the USA Curtis Cup team at Quaker Ridge Golf Club in New York this coming weekend, June 8-10.

In fact only 24 previous golfers from Ireland (five of them from Northern Ireland) have been played in the Curtis Cup since it’s inception in 1932.