Golf club notes from around the county

Boyle Golf Club   Competition results for last week. Sunday’s 18 Hole Stableford was won by Sean Heslin with a great score of 46 points,  2nd place went to Gerry Nerney 40 (Countback) and 3rd place to Jim Mooney (40). Best Gross Score Charlie O’Donnell 37. The Thursday Men’s Competition was won by Gary Carty 24, 2nd was Brendan Gaffney 21,  3rd Jimmy Doyle 20.  Competitions for this week: Thursday evening Men’s Competition continues.  Friday evening Scramble has re-commenced.  Next Sunday’s Competition will be an 18 hole Stableford. This will be a semi-open event allowing non-club members to take part provided they are playing with a Club Member. The Traders weekend is coming up during the first weekend in May.  More details next week. Commiserations to the Ladies Club who suffered a narrow defeat in the Junior Foursomes last Sunday to a very strong Roscommon Team. Ballinasloe Golf Club Ladies Branch: 18 Hole Singles Stroke Tuesday 1 st April Medal 1 Sponsored by Cost Cutters. 1 st Maura Kelly 70 nett; 2 nd Margaret Killeen 71 nett; Gross Regina Power 82 Nett; 3 rd Margaret Corry 72 nett (b9; Front 9 Celine Grennan 33½; Back 9 Ann Murphy 35 (b6); Voucher 17, 16 Hole Stableford Aine Lyons 34pts, Voucher 18 – 18 Hole Stableford Maureen McAvinia 37pts. Mens Branch: Sat 21 st & Sun 22 nd April: 18 Hole Fourball Qualifier sponsored by Edel & Tommy Glynn.  1 st Brendan Treacy & Liam Farrell 47pts, 2 nd Padraig Ryan Snr & Padraig Ryan Jnr 43pts (b9), 3 rd Andy Barker & Dermot O’Mahony 43pts.  Sunday 29 th April 18 Hole Stroke Sponsored by Parkmore Switchgear.  Thursday Open Day Starting this Thursday 26 th April running through to September.  18 Hole Singles Stableford Ladies & Gents. Strokestown Golf Club Fundraising Classic ROUTE 66:  Unicef in association with the Gardai Fundraising Golf Classic was played at Strokestown Golf Club on Sat 21 st April 2007. Winners: P. Murray, J. Doherty, O. Killeen & Pat Dowd; Second :- B. Kiernan, B. O’Rourke, M. Cox. & A. Grealish. Longest drive:- Donal ‘The Power’ Flynn. The committee would like to thank all golfers, sponsors, volunteers and public representatives for their support on the day. April Club Lotto results – numbers drawn:  H,V,W,Y.  No winner, no match 3 winner. Lucky Dip winner: Peter Hand, Kildallogue Heights, Strokestown. Lucky Dip for  members:- Brendan Kiernan, Rooaun, Kilglass. Second round of the golfer of the year took place on Sunday, 22 nd April. Winner: Donal Cox (Nett 60); Second:- Martin Crinigan (Nett 66); Fundraising Classic for Feile Frank McGann; 3 rd Annual golf classic on Sat 12 th & Sun 13 th May 2007. Teams of 4 at €160 per team (any combination). Time sheet in operation.  Contact Anne at 086 3750298 to reserve tee times. Development works are ongoing. Members are requested to volunteer for a few hours on Saturday mornings to complete the works. Contact Martin Crinigan on (087) 9125996 for details.  Club membership forms have been issued to all existing members. Please return the completed Form and fees to the club registrar as soon as possible. All new members welcome, for membership details please contact club registrar (087) 2341403 or (087) 9125996. Roscomon Golf Club Sunday 22nd April 18 hole competition sponsored by Down The Hatch: 1st Kevin Henry (6) 65 nett; 2nd Gerry Keegan (12) 65 nett, Gross Ken Kearney (-1) 71; 3rd David Kearney (6) 67 nett. Sunday 29th April Men’s 18hole singles stableford. Sponsor: Naughton’s Kitchens.