Alan Fahy from Bray Golf Club beat Galway's Liam Nolan with three killer puts to claim the Connolly's Audi West of Ireland Championship 2022 in County Sligo Golf Club, Rosses Point.
Nine months after losing the South of Ireland final to Co Sligo's TJ Ford, the Paddy Harrington Scholarship graduate (24) snatched a pulsating decider 2&1 with some clutch putting down the stretch.
"I have put in a lot of hard work over the last few months and I didn't really see results," he said. "I just stayed patient, really... I swung it unreal."