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ROSCOMMON GOLF CLUB  There is a men’s and ladies 18 Hole singles taking place on Thursday 30 th August. There is a men’s singles taking place the following day on Friday 31 st August. On Saturday 1 st September there is a men’s and ladies 18 hole singles and on Sunday 2 nd September. There is a men’s and ladies 18 Hole singles. For booking and tee times, contact (090) 66 26382. Ladies Section: Results of 18 Hole Competition in aid of Irish Cancer Society on 21st August: 1st Julie O’Gara 39 points, 2nd Joan Hannon 37 points, Gross Ruth Lennon 27 gross points, 3rd Carol O’Donnell 36 points on back nine. The Men’s Captain’s prize to the ladies was won by Marina Dolan, 2nd Angela Naughton, Gross Joan O’Gara and 3rd Detta Cox. Open week continues with a Ladies Scotch foursomes on the 28th, Men’s and Ladies Singles on 29th, 30th August and 1st September and ladies singles only on 2nd September. Good luck to the Senior Cup team who compete in the Senior Cup National Finals in Milltown, Dublin on Friday & Saturday.  BALLINASLOE GOLF CLUB Results of Friday 24th, Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th August Captain’s & President’s Mix-Am, sponsored by Ballinasloe Credit Union: 1st Overall Terry O’Connor (14), Padraig Byrnes (16), Sean Grady (17), Paul Scarry (17) 99pts; 1st on Saturday Gerry Fitzgerald, Ciaran Arnold, Marie Arnold, Pauline Mullen 94pts; 1st on Friday Tony Broderick, Declan Flannery, Frank Flannery, Des Joyce 91pts; 2nd Peter Campbell (16), Andy Fenton (11), Terry O’Brien (16), Mark McKeigue (15) 96pts; 3rd Gerry Fitzgerald (9), Ciaran Arnold (13), Hugh Arnold (14), Pauline Mullen (17) 94pts; 4th Vincent Costello (13), Kevin Greene (19), Danny Farrelly (17), Brendan Lyons (15) 93pts; 5th Joe Curtin (7), Mike Moclair (10), Seamus Fahy (13), S Kazui (21) 93pts, 6th Tim Hyde (11), Declan Jennings (18), Aletta Brennan (17), Paul Walsh (28) 92pts, 7th Jim Killeen (10), Cathal Rogers (8), Sean Kelly (18), Shane Kelly (3) 92pts; 8th Sean Byrnes (10), Denis Larkin (12), Fergal Burke (13), Nonie Burke (33) 92pts;  Ladies Results: 18 Hole Stableford Tuesday 21st August Sponsored by Tommy Salmon: 1st Anne Feerick 36pts, Category A: Peig Burke 36pts, Category B: Clare Curley 29pts, Category C; Bernie Lucas 33pts.   Upcoming Competitions: Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th September – President’s Prize – Mrs Patricia Kelly. CASTLEREA GOLF CLUB Results for Sunday 26th August (Doyle’s 18 Hole Stroke). 1st: Mick Creaton (20) – 63. 2nd: Tommy McGarry (24) – 63. Cat 1: Aidan Mulvihill (6) – 64. Cat 2: Paulo Haydes (14) – 64. Cat 3: Colm Larkin (21) – 66. Next weekend sees one of the highlights of the club year with the first round of the Captain’s (Sean O’Connell) Prize. The competition will be played over 45 holes with the 1st 18 on Sunday next, September 24th. Time sheet in operation. No entries will be accepted after 4 pm on Friday August 31st. Good luck to everyone participating. PADRAIG PEARSE’S GOLF SOCIETY The Captain’s Prize was held in Ballinasloe Golf Club on the 9 th August. The following were the prize winners on what was a very successful day. 1 st nett: Ray Quinn (19) 43 pts (last 9). 2 nd nett: Sean Moore (12) 43 pts. Gross: Kevin Dooley (10) 28 pts. 3 rd nett: Tom Costello (21) 41 pts. 4 th nett: Pat Greene (14) 39 pts. 5 th nett: Noel Farrell (14) 38 pts. 6 th nett: Gerry McManus (27) 37 pts. 7 th nett: Marto Creaven (14) 36 pts (last 9). 8 th nett: Bill Creaven (19) 36 pts. 9 th nett: Tom Mulvhill (22) 35 pts (last 6). Cat 1: Ml. Craughwell (10) 35 pts. Cat 2: Padraig Kelly (12) 34 pts. Cat 3: Edwin Flynn (19) 35 pts. Cat 4: Tom Sweeey (28) 33 pts. 1 st 9: Sean Creaven (12) 20 pts. 2 nd 9: Mike Dolphin (21) 17 pts. Past Captain: Willie O’Rourke (9) 31 pts. Nearest Pin: Ladies – Noreen Kenny. Gentlemen: Marto Creaven. Visitor’s Prize: Martin Kelly (36 pts). There will be an outing in Esker Hills GC on Saturday 8 th September next. Padraig Pearse’s from 11.10 am – 12.30 pm. Timesheet on display in Padraig Pearse’s clubhouse 18 Hole Stableford. Names must be on time sheet before 3 rd September. Phone: (086) 3777796.