GOLF: Thomas Lavery named City of Belfast Player of Year

President Peter Long (left) presents the Player of the Year trophy to Thomas Lavery. INLT 14-908-CON
President Peter Long (left) presents the Player of the Year trophy to Thomas Lavery. INLT 14-908-CON

It was awards time for City of Belfast golfers at the weekend.

Thomas Lavery picked up the big prize of Player of the Year at the Mallusk club’s end-of-season dinner in the Lansdowne Hotel on Saturday evening (April 2).

President Peter Long (right) presents the Most Improved Player of the Year trophy to Des Callaghan. INLT 14-910-CON

President Peter Long (right) presents the Most Improved Player of the Year trophy to Des Callaghan. INLT 14-910-CON

The Most Improved Player of the Year trophy went to Des Callaghan, while outgoing club captain Paddy Ward presented a cheque for £2,016 to Linda Robinson, chief executive of Age NI. The money was raised by club members during the 2015/16 season.

Stephen Gardiner has been named as captain for 2016-17.

Outgoing City of Belfast Golf Club captain Paddy Ward presents a cheque for �2,016 to Linda Robinson, chief executive of Age NI. The money was raised by club members during the 2015/16 season. INLT 14-909-CON

Outgoing City of Belfast Golf Club captain Paddy Ward presents a cheque for �2,016 to Linda Robinson, chief executive of Age NI. The money was raised by club members during the 2015/16 season. INLT 14-909-CON

City of Belfast Golf Club 2016/17 captain Stephen Gardiner (left) with his family at the club's end of season dinner in the Lansdowne Hotel on April 2. INLT 14-907-CON

City of Belfast Golf Club 2016/17 captain Stephen Gardiner (left) with his family at the club's end of season dinner in the Lansdowne Hotel on April 2. INLT 14-907-CON