McKevitt congratulates 5 year old Burren golf star

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Saturday, July 21st, 2012

SDLP South Down MLA Karen McKevitt has offered her congratulations to Ireland’s newest and youngest golf star, Sean Ryan of Burren who won the all-Ireland under-6 tournament in Sligo.

Speaking to Newry Times, McKevitt said: “Stand aside Rory and Darren and Graeme, here comes Sean, the wee man from Burren. He played a remarkable game, winning by two shots. What a remarkable achievement – an all-Ireland star and still only five.”

“He has captured the imagination of a whole community which is uplifted by his performance.”


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