Tuesday, 31 March 2015

Golf notes

Ballaghaderreen Golf Club

Results for Sunday 19th June 2011 – 18 Hole Stableford: 1st Jackie Henry (19) 42 points; 2nd Packi Doran (14) 40 points. 

Boyle Golf Club

Ladies Section, Boyle Golf Club. The Club fund-raising open competition last weekend was won in style by Mary O'Hara who saw her handicap tumbling in the process. Very well done Mary. 2nd Peggy Feely, Gross Phil Emmett and 3rd Joey Mullaney. Thank you ladies for the great turn out. On our social golf evening, 28th June we would like to meet all our new beginners – and old beginners. This will be your opportunity to get to play a round of golf will an experienced player and ask all the questions. Thank you must go to Brendan and Susan Gaffney for all the hard work getting the beginners so far. Lady Presidents list up in Clubhouse for her day on Saturday 2nd July – get your name down for the draw. Team news: Hard luck to the Miele team who were beaten. 

Carrick-on-Shannon Golf Club

Last weekend’s golf played over the blue & white course where competitors decided before play which course to tackle, 60% of the field chose the white sticks and with Rory mania in the air winning was in Milroy proportions with Eamon McGirl (20) shooting 44 points to win by 6 points from Niall McGreevy (19) 38. Padraig O’Dowd (12) took the Gross and Pat Conlisk (19) was 3rd with 36. On the blue course scoring was equally as impressive with Andy Connellan (21) winning with 43 points. Owen Gibney (14) with 40 points was 2nd; David McDermott (5) won gross and Adrian Beirne (13) was 3rd on 38. Result online at www.carrickgolfclub.ie 

  Next weekend we have Brenda Kelly’s Lady Captain’s Prize to the Gents, this is also round 5 of Golfer of the Year and can be played on Saturday or Sunday. As always book online.

  On next weekend the Fred Daly team play Ballinrobe in round 2 of the Fred Daly Plate with 3 matches at home. On Wednesday week June 29 we play Co. Sligo in round 2 of the Jack O’Sullivan with 3 matches at home. 

Castlerea Golf Club

The following are the results of the Stableford competition held on June 19th, and sponsored by Hester’s Golden Eagle Bar and Restaurant – 1st Niall Henry 44 pts.; 2nd Noel Mannion 41 pts.; Cat. 1 Liam Walsh 40 pts.; 2nd Mike Smyth 37 pts.; 3rd Giles McDonagh 41 pts. 

Roscommon Golf Club 

Open week is in full swing at Roscommon Golf Club this week until Sunday 26th June. Time sheets in operation in hallway. Ladies results Tuesday 14th June, 1st C. Burke 42pts, 2nd M. Seymour 40pts, Gross S. Benedetti 35pts,  3rd R. Lennon 39pts. Friday 18th 1st M. Cunningham 39pts, 2nd J. Moran 37pts, gross M. Lalor 23pts, 3rd C. Mulryan 36pts. Saturday 18th 1st J. Hannon 35pts, 2nd Y. Waldron 34pts, gross P. Quinn 28pts, 3rd L. Maxwell 34pts. Sunday 19th 1st K. Ruane 37pts, 2nd A. McCormack 36pts, gross R. Lennon 31pts, 3rd R. M. O'Brien 36pts. Junior girls winner B. O'Brien 35pts.  Mens results Friday 17th 1st S. Mulryan 37pts, G. Keegan 37pts, gross M. McSharry 29pts, 3rd S. Hanly 36pts. Saturday 18th 1st S. Kenny 43pts, 2nd T. Og O'Brien 42pts, gross N. Lawlor 31pts, 3rd W. Doyle 40pts. Sunday 19th 1st T. Og O'Brien 41pts, 2nd T. Higgins 40pts, gross T. Grehan 33pts, 3rd F. Flanagan 37pts. Junior boys winner E. Connell 40pts. Roscommon Golf Club would like to thank all our sponsors for their support and generosity.

Strokestown Golf Club

The President’s Prize to Men takes place on this Sunday. Entries must be written on the notice board by Friday at 8 pm after which the draw for Sunday tee-times will be made. There was a good turnout for the President’s Prize to Ladies last Sunday. There will be a presentation social in the clubhouse on Sunday evening, commencing at 9.30. All members are welcome.