Boyle Golf Club
There was a great turnout last Sunday for Liz Dwyer’s Lady President’s Prize, with almost thirty ladies taking part.
Congratulations to Regina McLoughlin who won with a score of 68 nett. Thursday's Men’s Competition was won by Michael Simon with 24 points. Well done to Niall Kearney who won the King Harmon Final on Saturday.
Competitions for this week: on Thursday we have the Men’s Competition. On Friday there’s a 9-hole scramble and next Sunday it’s the King Cup (GOY). Presentation of prizes takes place next Sunday evening. Friday’s Lady President's Scramble was won by Brendan Gaffney, Marie Gallagher & Dave Purser.
The club outing to Portumna takes place on Saturday October 3rd (details on noticeboard).
Carrick-on-Shannon Golf Club
Ger Farry, Frances Molloy and Olivia Reynolds with 32 points won the Drumsna Garden Centre Scramble. Congratulations to Dolores Mulvey and Kathleen Loftus who came so close to winning the Granard Cup in Woodbrook Golf Club.
116 teams took part and the winning team came in
with a score of 37. Dolores and Kathleen weren’t far behind, coming fifth with a score of 34. To round off our summer Lady Beginners Golf Programme, we will be having a fun 9-hole scramble followed by a lovely meal in the Bunker Bar on Saturday 26th September.
Castlerea Golf Club
Over the weekend almost 60 teams played in the fundraiser for the All-Ireland Mixed Foursomes.
The competition was a great success and was very well supported by local members and visitors from numerous clubs including Ballaghaderreen, Roscommon and Carrick-on-Shannon.
The Club would like to thank all the sponsors and in particular Cahill’s SuperValu of Castlerea. 1st were Maureen Claffey, Anto McCormack and Kieran Kenny with 88 points.
Next Sunday 6th of September is the first day of Maureen Claffey’s President’s Prize. The Ladies will start their competition on Tuesday 8th September.
Everyone in the Club would like to wish the Mixed Foursomes panel and management the very best of luck in their quest for All-Ireland glory.
We play Dook’s from Munster in the semi-final on Thursday, with the winner playing either Ballyclare (Ulster) or Malahide (Leinster) in the final on Friday morning. Please return your tickets by next Saturday as the Club draw will take place on Sunday night 6th September.
Roscommon Golf Club
Congratulations to the Ladies Senior Foursomes team who defeated Co. Sligo Golf Club in their home course at Rosses Point on Saturday in the Connacht Final.
They will represent Connacht in the All-Ireland Quarter-Final in Knightsbrook, Co. Meath next month and we wish them the best of luck.
The winner of the Sunday competition, sponsored by Collins Boyd Engineering, was Pearse Mellett with a fantastic score of 47 points. In second place was Jackie Somers with 43 points. Mario Costello won the gross prize with 38 points and Ollie Hannon was in third place with 39 points. Tom Higgins won the junior prize with 37 points.
Patricia O’Gara won the ladies’ Tuesday competition, sponsored by Dermot Hughes Cars, with 40 points. Aoife Donnellan was in second place with 38 points. Des Bruen won the Over 55’s competition on Thursday. Michael Brennan was in second place and Gerry Mahon was in third place. Kate Walshe won the ladies’ competition and Mary Cunningham was in second place. Margaret Egan was in third place and Detta Cox was in fourth place.
There is an Open Over 55’s competition on Thursday and the usual Open Friday competition. On Saturday the Roscommon Gaels Classic takes place.