June, 2017. Hosts Mary and Rick Bush warmly welcomed approximately 75 guests at Maridoe Golf Club. The Irish Welcome Party was rained out so the party had to move indoors to the clubhouse.
Twenty-four Irish golfers flew in from Ireland to attend the weekend festivities. The evening allowed old friends to reunite and while making some new ones. Paddy Shanahan, who was in attendance, was recognized for having attended all 20 golf tournaments.