Maurice Kelly (Naas) named on Ireland Senior Golf team for Home Internationals

Naas man returns to Ireland squad

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Naas' Maurice Kelly selected on Ireland Senior Golf team

Maurice Kelly, Naas Golf Club

Maurice Kelly of Naas Golf Club has been named on the Ireland team Seniors Home Internationals, which take place at Southerness GC from September 18-20.

Two caps, Steven Graham (East Sussex National) and Barry Hobson (Malone) have been included, three of last year's team return. Liam Halpin (Westport), John Mitchell (Tramore) and Adrian Morrow (Portmarnock) bring a wealth of experience to the side.

Completing the seven-man selection are Maurice Kelly (Naas) and Michael Quirke (Doneraile), both of whom previously played in 2016, when Ireland last won. Ireland finished second to England in 2017.

Ireland Team - Seniors Home Internationals, 18-20 September, Southerness GC: Steven Graham (East Sussex National), Liam Halpin (Westport), Barry Hobson (Malone), Maurice Kelly (Naas), John Mitchell (Tramore), Adrian Morrow (Portmarnock), Michael Quirke (Doneraile).

 Team Captain: Michael Coote (Tralee); Team Manager: Brian Hutchinson (Donaghadee).